"Charles Darwin: His Life Told in an Autobiographical Chapter, and in a Selected Series of his Letters, 1906" by Francis Darwin (1) 2

Meanings and Words
Exercise by Michael A. Riccioli (2013)
With thanks to Paul Manzor for granting us permission to use text
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Match each pair, and then click the Check button.
the scientific study of animals or plants, esp. as concerned with observation rather than experiment, and presented in popular rather than academic form natural history
a person who writes poems poet
a person qualified to practice medicine physician
an expert in or student of natural history naturalist
a person who makes pottery a person who makes pottery
to venture to say (something) to hazard the guess
a brief written or spoken account or description of someone or something, giving only basic details sketch
archaic (of a person or animal) lively and vigorous vivid
a person's or animal's nature, esp. as it permanently affects their behavior temperament
a very small and highly detailed portrait or other painting. miniature