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Person who has a great deal of knowledge about particular subject

Scholar

2

Livestock
Zwierzęta hodowlane

Cattle
Bydło

3

An area of digging, especially to objects from past cultures

Excavation/Excavators(man)

4

To give credit for or see as the origin is something

To attribute; Ancient civilizations attributed the origins of writing to the gods.

5

To cut and shape hard material

Carve on

6

To include

A region that ENCOMPASSES parts of Mexico

7

to mark a surface with words or lettersq

they INSCRIBED on temple walls

8

something that is built, such as a building or bridge

Structure

9

the ability to read and write

Literacy/illiteracy

10

to bring to mind

this Pacific paradise EVOKES images of women

11

to move back and forth

to sway

12

to go with; happen at the same time

accompany

13

the period of time that a king or queen is in power

REIGN((rān)

14

to try to stop or prevent something

discourage

15

to bring back to life

revive

16

having beauty of movement

graceful

17

having a lot of detail and decoration

ELABORATE/ the dancers wear elaborate costumes

18

object used by actors

prop

19

to result in; end with

culminate

20

made to seem more or bigger

exaggerated

21

to improve; perfect

sharpen

22

weakness and lack of strength

frailty

23

famous

renowned

24

important; major

prominent

25

to appear; develop

emerge

26

similar to; reminding of something

reminiscent of/ people still reminisce about...

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to combine

merge