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introductionn: a preliminary explanation or remarks given before the start of a text, performance, or event; the act of bringing something new into existence or introducing something to a wider audience or new market
alasadv: (also exclamation) an expression of grief, condolence, or regret that is used to acknowledge a situation or outcome that is unfortunate or disappointing
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
concludev: to come to an end or close; to reach a judgment or opinion by reasoning
mumn: a British term for “mom” or “mother”; (adjective) failing to speak or communicate when expected to do so
colonyn: a country or an area that is governed by a more powerful country that is often far away
kingdomn: the country ruled by a king or queen
multinationaladj: relating to or involving multiple countries or nationalities; having operations or business interests in multiple countries
discussv: to talk about or examine in detail through conversation or debate; to exchange ideas, opinions, or information on a particular topic
suddenlyadv: quickly and unexpectedly
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
conceptn: an idea or principle associated with something abstract
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
eternaladj: being without beginning or end; lasting forever
singularn: being only one of its kind; unique
naturallyadv: as might be expected; by natural manners
absoluteadj: perfect or complete or to the most considerable degree possible
constantadj: happening repeatedly or all the time
lifetimen: the duration of someone’s life or something’s existence;
disappearv: to cease to exist or be visible
expandv: to increase or to make something greater in size, number, or importance
contractn: a legally binding agreement between two or more parties, setting out their rights and obligations to each other, typically in writing and enforceable by law
basisn: the most important facts, ideas, or events from which something is developed; the way how things are organized or arranged
reliefn: a feeling of happiness and relaxation that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced
discoveryn: the act or process of finding information, a place, or an object, or learning about something that was previously not known
sovereignn: a king or queen
fashionn: a style that is popular at a particular time or place; the state of being popular
degreen: a unit of measurement for angles, temperature, or level of proficiency or achievement; a rank or level of academic or professional attainment
relationn: the way two persons or groups of people feel and act toward one another
surgen: a sudden and great increase of something, such as a feeling, the amount or number, etc.
suspectv: to consider anything to be actual or probable
inventionn: the creation of a new device or process resulting from study and experimentation; the act of inventing
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
logicn: a way of thinking or reasoning conducted or evaluated by strict validity principles; the study of correct reasoning or good arguments
essayn: a short piece of writing on a particular topic, usually written by a student as a port of a course of study
sketchn: a simple, quickly-made picture that does not have many details; a short descriptive summary of something
identityn: the fact of being who or what somebody or something is; the features, emotions, or ideas that distinguish persons from one another
privilegen: a special right or advantage that only one person or group of people has, usually because they are rich and powerful in a society
thrilln: a feeling of extreme and sudden excitement and pleasure; to cause someone to feel sudden intense sensation or emotion
relatev: to establish a connection or association between two or more things; to narrate or tell about an event, experience, or relationship; to empathize or feel sympathy with someone or something
instructionn: detailed direction, order, etc., on how to do or use something
claimv: to assert that something is true; to demand or request something as one’s own; to lay legal or moral right to something; (noun) a demand or assertion of a right or something that one believes to be true
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
indignityn: an affront to one’s dignity or self-respect; an insult or humiliating treatment
passportn: an official document issued by a government used to verify the identity and nationality of a person for international travel
generationn: all the people born and living at about the same time, regarded collectively; the production of heat or electricity
descentn: the act or process of moving downward; a person’s family origins
fluentadj: able to communicate in a specific language smoothly or effectively, or easily
patentn: a legal document that grants an inventor exclusive rights to their invention for a certain period of time; the invention or process for which a patent has been granted
suburbn: an outlying district or residential area of a city or town, typically comprising middle-class and affluent neighborhoods
trapn: a piece of equipment or hole for catching animals or people; (verb) to catch animals or people and prevent them from escaping
fictionn: the type of book or story, especially novels, that describes imaginary events and people; anything made up or imagined that is not true
pennyn: a small denomination of currency or coin, typically the smallest unit of a currency system; in the US, a coin worth one cent
proclaimv: to announce or state something publicly and forcefully
onstageadv: onto or on a stage in a theater; in front of an audience
thanksgivingn: an annual holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada, typically observed on the fourth Thursday in November in the U.S. and on the second Monday in October in Canada, that commemorates the giving of thanks for the blessings of the previous year
accentn: a distinctive way of pronouncing the words of a language that shows which area, country, or social group a person comes from; particular importance or significance
priden: a feeling of deep pleasure or satisfaction derived from one’s achievements
ewen: a female sheep, especially a fully grown one
republicn: a state or country in which the people and their elected representatives hold supreme power and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch
writn: a written legal order or command
clichen: a phrase or expression that has become overused to the point that it has lost its original impact or meaning; a trite or unoriginal idea or statement
mythn: an ancient story or set of stories accepted as history, especially explaining the worldview of a people
fezn: a brimless felt hat shaped like a truncated cone, traditionally worn by men in Turkey and other parts of the Middle East
proposev: to make a proposal, declare a plan for something
ritualn: any customary observance or practice; any prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies
restrictionn: a limitation or constraint placed on something, or the act of limiting or constraining something
harvestn: yields of plants in a single growing season; the period of the year when gathering occurs on a farm
cropn: a plant that is cultivated in large amounts, particularly for food
prayv: to make a request or petition to a higher power, especially in the form of a respectful or humble request
shopkeepern: a person who owns or manages a shop, especially a small local business
adjustmentn: a small change or movement made to something to improve it and achieve the desired result
unfailinglyadv: unwaveringly or consistently; without fail; always or consistently
politeadj: showing consideration, respect, or deference towards others; having good manners, civility, or courteous behavior
spicyadj: having a strong, pungent flavor or aroma, typically as a result of containing spices; exciting or thrilling
snowyadj: characterized by or covered in snow; consisting of or producing snow; often used to describe wintry landscapes or weather conditions
shockn: a strong feeling or physical reaction to a sudden and unexpected event or experience, especially something unpleasant
assessv: to judge or decide the nature or quality of someone or something
emotionaladj: relating to people’s feelings
twinn: either of two children born at the same time from the same mother
restrictedadj: limited in extent, number, scope, or action, especially by official rules, laws, etc.
racismn: prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against a person or people based on their membership in a particular ethnic group, typically one that is a minority or marginalized
dysfunctionn: a problem or fault in a system, organism, or part of the body or machine
governancen: the act or process of governing or managing a political, social, or economic entity; the systems or principles that guide such processes
economyn: the system by which a country or region produces manages, and distributes goods and services, including the money and finances involved in these activities; (of an airline) the lowest-priced, most basic option for seating in commercial travel
inflationn: a general and progressive increase in prices; (cosmology) a theory of the exponential expansion of space in the early universe; the act of filling something with air
lyricn: the words of a pop song
columnn: one of the vertical blocks that split content on a page or screen from top to bottom; an upright pillar that often supports an arch, entablature, or other structure or stands alone as a monument
contextn: the circumstances, facts, or conditions that surround a particular event, situation, or statement and that give it meaning
emergev: to move out of or away from something and become visible
scholarshipn: a grant or payment made to support a student’s education usually awarded based on academic or other achievements
corruptionn: dishonest, harmful, or illegal behavior, especially of people in positions of power
grandparentn: a parent of one’s father or mother
migratev: to move from one country or region to another and settle there; to move from one place to another periodically or seasonally
blondadj: of a light, yellowish-brown or golden color, typically describing hair color; (also spelled “blonde”) a female with such hair color
germn: a very tiny living that causes the disease; a piece of something such as an organism, concept, etc., capable of growing into a new one or part of one
visan: an endorsement or authorization placed in a passport or travel document that allows the holder to enter or leave a particular country for a specific period of time; the process of applying for and obtaining such authorization
largelyadv: virtually entirely; to a large degree
denyv: to state that one refuses to admit the existence or truth of something
undoubtedlyadv: without a doubt; certainly; definitely
gayadj: homosexual; happy, carefree
distractv: to draw someone’s attention away from what they are trying to do
shorthandn: a system of rapid handwriting or abbreviation that uses symbols, abbreviations, or other devices to represent words or phrases; a short and simple way of expressing or describing something
zoomv: to move along very quickly; (noun) the act of rising upward into the air
specificadj: clearly defined or particular to a certain thing or situation; distinct, explicit, and precise
intentionn: something you want to do and are going to do
replacev: to take the place of something
nationalityn: the legal status or right of belonging to a particular country
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
gloriousadj: having or deserving great admiration, praise, and honor; having great beauty and splendor
comprisev: to include or consist of something; the act of making up or forming something
believ: to contradict or show to be false or untrue; to give a false impression or disguise the true nature of something
inflexibleadj: not able to be changed or adapted; rigid or unyielding
fictionaladj: imaginary and not real; of or related to literary fiction
entityn: something that exists independently and has its own identity
bumpv: to hit or knock against something hard, often with a dull sound; to meet with by accident
overlapv: to partially cover something by going beyond its edge
mergev: to combine or integrate things, or to cause this to happen
cultn: a small religious group, especially one that is not part of a larger religion and that is regarded as outside the norm; followers of an exclusive system of beliefs and practices
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
geographyn: a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth
traditionn: a belief, custom, or way of doing something that has been passed down from generation to generation within a group or society
primacyn: the state or quality of being first or foremost in importance, rank, or authority
referv: to direct someone’s attention, thoughts, or questions to another source or person; to mention, cite, or allude to something as evidence or support
possibilityn: a chance that something may happen or be true
representv: to speak, act, or be present on behalf of another person or group; to form or constitute
ambiguousadj: open to more than one interpretation; not clear or decided
ethnicadj: relating or belonging to a group of people who share a cultural tradition
immigrantn: a person who has come to a country where they were not born to live there permanently
scholarn: professor; a person who studies a topic in considerable depth, particularly in a university
eliteadj: belonging to the wealthiest, most potent, best-educated, or best-trained group in a society
studn: a small object with a head on one end and a sharp point on the other, used for fastening clothing, leather, or other materials; an animal used for breeding, typically a male horse or bull that is of superior breeding stock; (verb) to decorate or adorn with studs; to provide with studs for support
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
diverseadj: including numerous categories of individuals or entities; various
triumphn: a great victory or achievement
diversityn: the quality or fact of many different types of things or people being included in something; a range of different things or people
ignorev: to intentionally not listen or pay attention to
milieun: the social, cultural, or environmental setting in which a person lives or operates; surroundings or context
spectrumn: an ordered array of colors into which a light beam can be split
housekeepingn: the management and upkeep of a household, hotel, or other living or working space, including cleaning, maintenance, organization, and other related tasks
implyv: to indicate the truth or existence of something without referring to it
disordern: an untidy state or a lack of organization; a physical condition or illness that causes problems with how a section of the body or brain functions
affairn: event, situation, or subject that is significant from a political or public perspective; a secretive or illicit sexual relationship
creativeadj: relating to or involving the use of skill and original and unusual ideas to create something
bespeakv: to suggest or indicate something; to request something in advance; to suggest or indicate a particular quality or characteristic
vocabularyn: the words used by a language, group, or individual; the knowledge and understanding of words and their meanings that a person possesses
confusev: to mistake one thing for another; to make somebody hard to understand
mutualadj: common to or shared by two or more parties
exclusiveadj: not divided or shared with others
multilayern: something that consists of multiple layers or levels
acknowledgev: to accept or admit the existence, reality, or truth of something; to accept that someone or something has a particular authority or quality; to express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for someone’s help, commitment, etc.;
complexityn: the state or quality of being complicated or intricate and difficult to understand
finn: a thin flat part on the body of a fish or other aquatic animal used for propulsion or balance