Outside, the rain continued to run down the
Screened windows of Mrs. Sennet’s little Cape Cod
cottage. The long weeds and grass composed
the front yard dripped against the blurred background of
5 the bay, where the water was almost the color of the
grass. Mrs. Sennet’s five charges were vigorously
playing house in the dining room. (In the wintertime,
Mrs. Sennett was housekeeper for a Mr. Curley, in
Boston, and during the summers the Curley children
10 boarded with her on the Cape.
As it is used in line 3, the word composed most nearly means:
The correct answer is 4. constituted.
Congratulations to today’s winner Bryce Hodges.