1. Wining and dining
2. She broke even. (She sold the first vase for $60 and the second for $40. She made $100 total, which is what she paid.)
3. Ize (lionize, winterize, downsize, oxidize)
5. “My father built the first fruit-processing plant in this state,” said Tom cannily.
6. 18 (Each painter can paint one room per day.)
7. Theologians, anthologies
8. Ear, rear; age, sage
Bonus Answer: E.T.A. Hoffmann