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Click on the correct answer in the quiz below.
Then see if you can find the word in your newspaper -- the print edition, the website or the digital edition and copy the sentence for context. NOTE: High School words are much harder to find!
1. To influence or alter.
2. The power to affect, control or manipulate something or someone; the ability to change the development of fluctuating things such as conduct, thoughts or decisions.
3. To relate a story or series of events by speech or writing.
4. The person, place or thing from which something (information, goods, etc.) comes or is acquired.
5. A piece of written, printed, or electronic matter that provides information or evidence or that serves as an official record.
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