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Directions: Text Completion - for each blank select one entry from the corresponding column of choices. Fill all blanks in the way that best completes the text.

The staircase in Buero Vallejo's "History of a Staircase" is a brilliant _________ for _________ three generations of characters over a period of thirty years. People meet there, plan, and fall in love. Furthermore, the staircase represents their collective life, where all characters come together and try to negotiate their _________ ups and downs-what our authors refer to as "the constant seesaw struggle between faith and doubt."


A

stratagem

B

anagram

C

epitaph

D

circumventing

E

beleaguering

F

juxtaposing

G

cumulative

H

distorted

I

histrionic



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