1. [horrible] The little girl has a ( ) of snakes and spiders.
2. [intimate] The ( ) with which the two friends talked showed how fond they were of each other.
3. [confuse] If you write more clearly, you will prevent the ( ) of your readers.
4. [utter] His crazy ( ) disappointed everyone around him. 5. [proof] In order to ( ) the servant’s honesty, she left a bag containing money on the table.