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minaretn: a tall, slender tower attached to a mosque, from which the muezzin calls Muslims to prayer
mosquen: a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret (= slender tower with balconies)
hometownn: the town or city where one was born or grew up
graffitin: writing or drawings scribbled, scratched, or sprayed illicitly on a wall or other surface in a public place
concreteadj: existing in a physical or material form rather than an abstract one; based on facts rather than ideas or guesses; made of or covered with cement
imamn: a religious leader of the Muslim community, especially the leader of a mosque and a community
amazingadj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire
sketchn: a simple, quickly-made picture that does not have many details; a short descriptive summary of something
calligraphyn: the art of writing letters, especially an elegant or decorative one
poetryn: poems in general as a genre of literature
relevancen: the state or degree of being closely connected or appropriate to the matter at hand
versen: a type of poetry that is characterized by a metrical structure and often a rhyme scheme
humankindn: the whole of the living human inhabitants of the earth
triben: a social group made up of members who live together, sharing the same language, culture, religion, etc., especially those who do not live in towns or cities
universaladj: existing or affecting everywhere or everyone
tolerancen: the willingness to accept or tolerate something, especially something that is different or unpleasant
portrayv: to depict or describe someone or something in a painting, film, book, or other artistic work
amazev: to fill with wonder, surprise, or admiration
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
reactv: to take action in response to something
monumentn: a statue, building, or other structure erected to commemorate a person or event
attractv: to draw or entice someone or something towards them through the qualities they have, especially positive ones
contextn: the circumstances, facts, or conditions that surround a particular event, situation, or statement and that give it meaning
insignificantadj: of little importance, influence, or power
reunitev: to bring two or more people together again after a period of separation
Arabicn: the Semitic language of the Arab people, widely spoken throughout the Middle East and North Africa; of or relating to Arab peoples, culture, or language
writn: a written legal order or command
essencen: the basic or most important part or quality of something that makes it what it is
artworkn: the pieces of art, such as pictures and photographs used in books, magazines, etc.
decipherv: to read or understand something that is written in code or in a difficult or obscure way
scriptn: a written text of a film, play, broadcast, or speech; something written by hand
translatev: to convert or change words into another language
dimensionn: a measurable extent of a particular kind, such as width, height, or length
reactionn: a response that reveals a person’s feelings or attitude; (in chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
poemn: a piece of writing that emphasizes the expression of feelings and ideas by paying particular attention to diction (sometimes rhyme), rhythm, and imagery
homagen: a show of respect or honor, often by performing an act of reverence or by paying tribute
favelan: a Brazilian shantytown or slum, typically located on the outskirts of a major city, characterized by poverty, overcrowding, and lack of basic services such as sanitation and security
rooftopn: the upper surface or cover of a building’s roof, often used for recreational or other purposes
intriguev: to make someone interested, especially by being strange, unusual, or mysterious; to make a secret plan with other people to harm someone
capen: a type of long, loose outer garment that covers the back, shoulders, and arms; a headland or promontory extending into the sea or other large body of water
slumn: a heavily populated urban area characterized by poor, run-down housing and infrastructure, often associated with poverty and social neglect
legitimateadj: accordant with or allowed by law; lawful
madadj: insane, especially due to a mental illness; very angry
hystericaladj: marked by or in a state of excessive or uncontrollable emotion
erasev: to remove something completely, especially by rubbing it
disappointv: to fail to meet someone or their hopes or expectations; to make someone feel sad
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
ambassadorn: a diplomatic representative of a country who is sent to another country or international organization
stereotypen: a fixed and unvarying idea or image that people have about what someone or something is like, but which is often not true in reality and may cause hurt and offense
appreciatev: to value and acknowledge the worth of someone or something; to be grateful for something or someone
rejectionn: the act of refusing to accept, use, or consider someone or something; in medicine, an immunological response that refuses to accept substances or organisms that are recognized as foreign
invitationn: a spoken or written request to participate or be present or take part in something