Little House in the Big Woods
                                Chapter 3
                            Vocabulary Test

Print the worksheet and write the number of the word on the line before the definition.

_____ held up in place

_____ a small limb from a tree

_____ a rod for cleaning a gun barrel

_____ a long, narrow, deep hole in the earth
with steep sides

_____ a spanking

_____ the fireside

_____ prickly bushes

_____ fancy curls or twists


2. curlicues

3. ravine

4. supported

5. ramrod

6. briars

7. thrashing

8. switch