Ex­er­cise 3

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Com­plete the in­for­ma­tion given be­low about the Gun­pow­der Plot with the cor­rect verbs from the list.

dis­cov­ered | ex­e­cuted | foiled | plot­ted | quar­tered

A group of Catholic men (A) to kill the Protes­tant King James at the Houses of Par­lia­ment on 5 Novem­ber 1605. How­ever, their bar­rels of gun­pow­der were (B) , and the plot was (C) . Be­cause the con­spir­a­tors were traitors, they were (D) by an es­pe­cially vi­o­lent method: they were hanged, drawn and (E) .

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