Award/Reward

M. P. Moore

Read the statements below and write in the correct word. Remember the differences between the words.

Award To bestow, v.; Something that is bestowed, (n.)

Reward To compensate, v.; Compensation, n.


  1. A/An (award/reward) has been offered to anyone who can provide authorities with information that may lead to the apprehension of the suspect.
  2. Links to reference material:
    Do you want to learn more about these words?

    Your answer:


  3. The officer returned the Medal of Honor (awarded/rewarded) to him when his superiors discovered he ordered his men to raze a village inhabited by women and children.
  4. Your answer:


  5. Winners of state lotteries may receive their cash (awards/rewards) in annual allotments or in single lump sums.
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  7. The stranger's act of kindness was (awarded/rewarded) with kindness.
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  9. That the Academy of Motion Picture (Awards/Rewards) presentation is more reflective of the power of money than it is of artistic merit is a given.
  10. Your answer:



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