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The___ of broken glass followed the ____ of the bullet as the rifle____ .The soldiers were awakened by the _____ of the bugle.

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  1. Susan, think of one word that would be the sound breaking glass would make. Then look up that word in the Thesaurus. It will give you many synonyms. (example- look up "tinkle") You can do the same with each of the other sounds you need. Please repost if you have further questions.

    You can also check this site on onomatopoeia
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onomatopoeia

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  2. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sound words:

    Example Sound Words
    babble
    bang
    boom
    burr
    buzz
    chirp
    chirrup
    clack
    clang
    clatter
    clipclop
    crack
    crash
    creak
    crick
    crinkle
    crunch
    fizz
    fizzle
    flutter
    hiss
    howl
    hum
    jangle
    jingle
    murmur
    patter
    pop
    pow
    rap
    ratatattat
    rattle
    scratch
    screech
    scritch
    scrunch
    shush
    siss
    sizzle
    slosh
    smack
    sniff
    snuffle
    splash
    splat
    splatter
    splosh
    sputter
    squawk
    squeak
    squish
    swish
    tap
    thud
    thwack
    tinkle
    twang
    twitter
    varoom
    whack
    whap
    wheeze
    whine
    whish
    whomp
    whoosh
    zap
    zing
    zip

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  3. The tinkle of broken glass followed the clatter of the bullet as the rifle bang .The soldiers were awakened by the rattle of the bugle

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