Use the context clues in the sentences to determine the meaning of each bolded word.He was a dedicated worker who often worked

Use the context clues in the sentences to determine the meaning of each bolded word.

He was a dedicated worker who often worked long hours to finish a project.

Most of the work for students who study geology is related to rocks and soil.

My troublemaker sister is often facetious, or sarcastic, when talking to our parents.

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  1. The right answer is D. a false outward appereance.

    Explanation:

    The noun 'pretence' is based upon the verb 'pretend'. It might mean to fake or to put forward an unreal situation.

    Normally, both 'pretence' and 'pretend' have a negative meaning, it's usually linked to deceiving and presuming.

    However, it's also used to talk about a game children like to play: 'let's play pretend, I'll be the doctor and you'll be my patient'.

  2. The answer is B.

    Even without the sentence, the word already has enough context clues. The prefix 'Pre-' means first. Initial is another word for first. B is the only reasonable answer.

    Have a wonderful day! Hope I helped!

  3. the act of keeping information

    Explanation:

    The definition of Secrecy is "the action of keeping something secret or the state of being kept secret." When she made the vow she is swearing not to tell anyone

  4. The answer SHOULD BE an attempt to make something that is not the case appear true. If this is not the answer than I would try looking it up on the internet. Hope you find the right answer!!

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