vocabulary cards 9
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When something is sinister, it is evil or causes a person to be fearful.
Land and houses or other buildings are called properties.
Qualities or traits that are specific to a person, animal, or object are its properties or characteristics.
When you prohibit an activity, you use your authority to forbid anyone from doing it.
Something that is professional is related to a job that requires a specialized education or knowledge.
Someone who has worked in a career field that requires special knowledge and training is a professional.
The rules that establish the correct way to behave or act are protocols.
Status is the legal state or condition of something or someone. For example, marital status indicates whether or not a person is married.
When you differentiate between things, you detect a difference between them.
When you put up with or allow something to continue, you tolerate it.
When you endeavor to do something, you work with the purpose of accomplishing a task.
An endeavor is a serious effort or a purposeful, determined attempt.
When you correct, cure, or make something better, you remedy it.
Any medicine, treatment, or solution that relieves a problem or cures an illness is a remedy.