Amulet GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Definition of Amulet as a GRE Vocabulary Flashcard also found in 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam with illustration and synonyms and in real context and authentic examples for advanced learners of English /ˈæm.jʊ.lət/ (noun) Definition lucky jewelry, ornament or object that is worn to protect you against disease, evil, danger … Read more

Idol 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 31

Idol 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 31 /ˈaɪ.dəl/ (noun) a statue or object that is worshipped so much as part of their religion, effigy, icon, fetish, figure, figurine, graven image, carving, sculpture – someone who is revered and admired greatly, hero, heroine, icon, superstar, obsession, favorite, ideal In Hinduism, an icon, image, statue or idol … Read more

Cinderella – English Fairy Tale with Flashcards & Podcast

Cinderella – English Fairy Tale Cinderella – English Fairy Tale Once there was a gentleman who married for his second wife the proudest and most haughty woman that was ever seen. She had by a former husband two daughters of her own humor, who were, indeed, exactly like her in all things. He had likewise, … Read more

The Monkey’s Paw by W. W. Jacobs – English Short Story

The Money’s Paw The Money’s Paw by W. W. Jacobs Part I. Without, the night was cold and wet, but in the small parlour of Laburnam Villa the blinds were drawn and the fire burned brightly. Father and son were at chess, the former, who possessed ideas about the game involving radical changes, putting his … Read more

Fetish 1100 Words You Need Week 24 Day 1

Fetish 1100 Words You Need Fetish 1100 Words You Need /ˈfet.ɪʃ/ (noun) an object that is supposed to have magical powers, magical object, object of obsession, an object that can arouse sexual desire, talisman, charm, idol, mania, craze, fixation A fetish is an object believed to have supernatural powers, or in particular, a human-made object … Read more