Directions: Choose the best word to complete each sentence or question. Your options are in the box below:

jacket   jail   jam   jaw  jerk   jewelry  jeopardy   jittery   jog   join   joke   jolt   joy   juggle   juice   jump   jungle   junk   just   justice  

1. A newlywed is a person who was __________ married.

2. Rhonda wants to lose some weight, so she’s going to __________ a health club.

3. A sudden __________ was felt by everyone on the train when it stopped.

4. A person who drinks too much coffee might feel a little __________.

5. Tom picked out a nice blue __________ to wear with some khaki slacks.

6. The salesperson convinced Ali that the car was a good deal, but it turned out to be a big piece of __________.

7. A person will get thrown into __________ for drinking while driving.

8. Xavier goes for a daily __________ in the morning in order to keep his weight down.

9. Freshly squeezed orange __________ doesn’t have any extra sugar in it.

10. It’s a __________ to do work that allows for creativity and self-expression.

11. You put your own life in __________ if you don’t wear a seatbelt while driving.

12. The public demands ___________ when it learns about a terrible crime.

13. A single mother who goes to college has to __________ a job, family responsibilities, and schoolwork.

14. Strawberry __________ on toast is one of my favorite things to eat for breakfast.

15. What kind of a __________ would force his employees to work on Christmas?

16. Joe’s backyard has so many trees in it that it looks like a __________.

17. Rosa told a funny __________ which made everyone in the class laugh.

18. It’s a good idea to keep extremely expensive ___________ in a fireproof safe.

19. Tom’s car needs a __________ because his battery is dead.

20. One of the warning signs for a heart attack is __________ pain.

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Answers: 1. just; 2. join; 3. jolt; 4. jittery; 5. jacket; 6. junk ; 7. jail; 8. jog; 9. juice; 10. joy; 11. jeopardy; 12. justice; 13. juggle; 14. jam; 15. jerk; 16. jungle; 17. joke; 18. jewelry; 19. jump; 20. jaw