GRE Unit 7
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a specialized vocabulary used by a group
Writers of crime fiction often use the argot or criminals and detectives to create a realistic atmosphere.
one who practices self-denial
Muslim ascetics consider the internal battle against human passions a greater jihad than the struggle against infidels.
severity; harshness; irritability
slander; false rumor
The Republic of SIngapore is a young democracy, and its leaders often respond strongly to journalists and others who cast aspersions on their integrity.
The assiduous people of Hong Kong live in a territory with one of the highest per capital incomes in the world.
to make less severe
assuage the anguish of your bereavement
What would you like to do?
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