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My sister had dropped out of school and made very unwise decisions with her life. She chose ___1   (spend) her time with people who were lost   2   she was. They all chose to ignore their     3    (responsible) and supported one another in a life which involved drinking and partying.   4    (sad), they were all losing time. They were young and had the potential to become   5    they wanted if they would only choose to respect themselves and believe in a better life.

My sister was lost but my father never gave up on her. She may not have even known it but his prayers and faith   6    her may have been the very thing she needed. I remember sitting at the family dinner table   7   everyone had gathered except my sister. Once again she had chosen to drink with friends instead of spending   an evening with our family who loved___8   very much. We said she would not come. But my father said she would. We all rallied against him, __9___ (bet) she would not show up and asked why he would say that. We were convinced he was in denial. He simply__10___, “I will always bet on her, on all of you.”

Keys:

1. to spend    2. as      3. responsibilities      4.Sadly      5.whatever\what        

6. in      7. where        8. her     9. betting      10. said