10 terms

Lesson 5 Struct Words


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construction (n)
what is built; buildings that are created or produced
destruction (n)
the act of taking down or destroying something that was built
infrastructure (n)
the parts of a city on which the rest of the city was built around: roads, communication, transportation and schools
instruct (v)
to build knowledge
instructor (n)
a person who helps someone build knowledge
misconstrue (v)
to build the wrong meaning; to misunderstand; to interpret the wrong way
obstruction (n)
something that blocks the way of things being created or built; something in the way
reconstruct (v)
to build again
substructure (n)
the base, support, or foundation of a building
superstructure (n)
something built on top of something else; the part of the building that was built on top of the foundation or base