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Fan Section - Fill-in-the-Blanks

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Sun Aug 06, 2017 7:44 pm

How many times have you read the Harry Potter books? Can you recite the various passages word for word? See how many of the missing words you can fill in, in these sentences taken from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, without having to look them up.

1. Watched by the silent wizards, she raised herself ______ into a sitting position.
2. A boy in pale blue ______ jumped down from the carriage, bent forward, fumbled for a moment with something on the _______ floor, and unfolded a set of golden steps.
3. "Let's have a really ______ hand for the gallant losers -- Bulgaria!" ______ shouted.
4. The veela had started to dance, and Harry's mind had gone completely and______ blank.
5. They were ______ through their plates of ______ and sausages when Mr. Weasley jumped to his feet, waving and grinning at a man who was striding toward them.
6. " ... Meant a fair old bit of ______, I can tell you, what with the Muggles who spotted the ______ parts they'd left behind . . . "
7. Two black ______ were blooming spectacularly on his bloody face.
8. Then he realized that it was a colossal ______, comprised of what looked like emerald ______, with a serpent protruding from its mouth like a tongue.
9. And to everyone's surprise, she seized Fred and George and pulled them ______ into such a tight hug that their heads banged together.
10. Finally, with a great ______ noise, the ship emerged entirely, bobbing on the turbulent ______, and began to glide toward the bank.

Write your answers like this:
1 - Jacob, coffee
2 - quaffle, tree, hospital
3 - sleepy
(those are not necessarily correct answers)

Send me your answers, in a Forum PM titled Fan Section - Fill -in-the-Blanks - (your team). You have until 11:59 PM HOL time on August 14th to find the words, send them in and earn 5 QWC points for your team and 10 Beans for yourself!

Good luck!
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Re: Fan Section - Fill-in-the-Blanks

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:27 am

Sirius Fudge has sent in the list of the words! (He didn't say how many he had to look up)

Who is next?

Will Lestrange

Followed by:
Shiloh Adlar
Patrick James
Maxim Trevelyan
Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Kendra Givens
Katelin Ross
Polaris Black
Aurelia West
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Re: Fan Section - Fill-in-the-Blanks

Postby Will Lestrange » Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:16 am

Less than 48 hours to participate in this activity! This, along with the Maze, is your last chance to earn QWC points off the Quidditch pitch!
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Re: Fan Section - Fill-in-the-Blanks

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Tue Aug 15, 2017 4:46 am

Answers:
1 - shakily
2 - robes, carriage
3 - loud, Bagman
4 - blissfully
5 - halfway, eggs
6 - paperwork, body
7 - eyes
8 - skull, stars
9 - both
10 - sloshing, water

1. Watched by the silent wizards, she raised herself shakily into a sitting position.
2. A boy in pale blue robes jumped down from the carriage, bent forward, fumbled for a moment with something on the carriage floor, and unfolded a set of golden steps.
3. "Let's have a really loud hand for the gallant losers -- Bulgaria!" Bagman shouted.
4. The veela had started to dance, and Harry's mind had gone completely and blissfully blank.
5. They were halfway through their plates of eggs and sausages when Mr. Weasley jumped to his feet, waving and grinning at a man who was striding toward them.
6. " ... Meant a fair old bit of paperwork, I can tell you, what with the Muggles who spotted the body parts they'd left behind . . . "
7. Two black eyes were blooming spectacularly on his bloody face.
8. Then he realized that it was a colossal skull, comprised of what looked like emerald stars, with a serpent protruding from its mouth like a tongue.
9. And to everyone's surprise, she seized Fred and George and pulled them both into such a tight hug that their heads banged together.
10. Finally, with a great sloshing noise, the ship emerged entirely, bobbing on the turbulent water, and began to glide toward the bank.
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Don't think about it, don't talk about it, shuush ....... STILL." ~ Xaris


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