Directions: Choose the best word to complete each sentence or question.

karate   ketchup   key   keyboard   kick   kid   kidnap   kidney   kill   kin  kind   king   kink   kiosk   kiss   kit   knack  knead   knob   knot

1. A __________ in the hose is preventing water from coming out.

2. Turn the __________ to open the door.

3. I wouldn’t __________ you about something as serious as that.

4. Sugar is a ___________ ingredient when you are making cookies.

5. What __________ of pizza do you like? Pepperoni? Sausage? Veggie?

6. The proceeds from the deceased woman’s estate will go to her next of __________.

7. It takes time and practice to learn how to use a __________, but it’s necessary for work.

8. There’s a __________ in Jim’s shoelaces which he can’t get out.

9. Do you like to put __________ on your french fries?

10. Elvis Presley is often referred to as the __________ of rock’n’roll.

11. Pedro sells newspapers and packaged food from a __________ on the street.

12. Our supervisor, Wanda, has a real __________ for getting people to work together.

13. Sandra’s swimming pool is in the shape of a __________ bean.

14. It’s important to __________ bread dough properly; otherwise it might not bake properly.

15. Regina is taking __________ lessons because she wants to learn how to defend herself.

16. Some bad habits are very hard to __________.

17. __________ your babies goodbye before you leave the house in the morning.

18. Kidnappers threatened to __________ their hostage if they didn’t get paid a ransom.

19. To __________ someone and demand a ransom is a very serious crime in the United States.

20. It’s a good idea to keep a first-aid __________ handy in case someone gets hurt.

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Answers: 1. kink; 2. knob; 3. kid; 4. key; 5. kind; 6. kin; 7. keyboard; 8. knot ; 9. ketchup; 10. king; 11. kiosk; 12. knack; 13. kidney; 14. knead; 15. karate; 16. kick; 17. Kiss; 18. kill; 19. kidnap; 20. kit