Thanksgiving Scrambled Sentences Game

Some turkey gobbled a sentence about Thanksgiving! Apply your capitalization, punctuation, and word order skills to put the words back in order and make the original Thanksgiving sentence.

Pick two words to make them switch places.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hint: Capitals and punctuation will help identify the first and last words of the sentence. The order of adjectives or articles and nouns can also help.

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