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he o The Pony Express history in the 1800s. In those days, the postal service did not women deliver letters. Fortunately, it's not that today. Write two sentences about getting mail. Use the words like and as.
672 672.1 medal, metal, meddle, mettle 672.2 miner, minor 672.3 moral, morale 672.4 morning, mourning 672.5 oar, or, ore 672.6 672.7 A medal is an award. Metal is an element like iron or gold. Meddle means "to interfere." Mettle, a noun, refers to quality of character. Grandpa's friend received a medal for showing his mettle in battle. Grandma, who loves to meddle in others' business, asked if the award was a precious metal. A miner digs in the ground for valuable ore. A minor is a person who is not legally an adult. Minor means "of no great importance" when used as an adjective. The use of minors as miners is no minor problem. Moral relates to what is right or wrong or to the lesson to be drawn from a story. Morale refers to a person's attitude or mental condition. The moral of this story is "Everybody loves a winner." After the unexpected win at football, morale was high throughout the town. Morning refers to the first part of the day (before noon); mourning means "showing sorrow." Abby was mourning her test grades all moming. oar is a paddle used in rowing or steering a boat. Or is a conjunction indicating choice. Ore refers to a mineral made up of several different kinds of material, as in iron ore. Either use one oar to push us away from the dock, or start the boat's motor. Silver•copper ore is smelted and refined to extract each metal. Pain is the feeling of being hurt. A pane is a section or part of something. Dad looked like he was in pain when he found out we broke a pane of glass in the neighbor's front door. A pair is a couple (two); pare is a verb meaning "to peel"; pear is the fruit. A pair of doves nested in the pear tree. Please pare the apples for the pie.
lun rove Using the Right Word rammar ractlce Using the Right word 11 medal, metal, meddle, mettle; miner, minor; moral, morale; 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. pair, pare, pear For each of the following sentences, write the correct choice from each set of words in parentheses. Example: Gold is used in electrical circuits because it is a (metal, mettle) that does not weaken with time. metal A (pair, pare, pear) of contact points is needed to make a simple on/off electrical switch. An electrician will (pair, pare, pear) two inches of insulation from a wire before working with it. A line worker shows (meddle, mettle) when she or he climbs a tower and begins working on high-voltage power lines. After installing a new outlet, the electrician turned to the (miner, minor) problem of replacing a burned-out lightbulb. The employees of Western Hills Electric 'Power won a (medal, meddle) for resource conservation. Many people consider conservation of natural resources to be a (moral, morale) issue. A coal (miner, minor) rides in a special cage that drops deep into the earth.

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