A. noteworthy B. definitive C. fundamental D. unambiguous E. indeterminate F. inconclusive8-15 The celebrants at the _____ party for Cinco De Mayo wereunderstandably ______ by the spectacle of the mariachi banks and the colorfulpiñatas of the children. Blank (i)Blank (ii)A. mundane D. dazzledB. somber E. jadedC. lavish F. stymied8-16 “Hawaii” refers both to the group of islands known as the Hawaiianislands and to the largest island in that _____. A. flora
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