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Solzhenitsyn’s permanence

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: reestablish, novelist, confiscate, enrage, implosion, contemptuous, misrepresented, deride, pretension, aver, perversion, oligarchic, oligarchy, religiosity, rhetoric, impoverish, despotism, overlord, ravage, theorist, ironic, ideological, ideology.

Shakespeare’s Franciscans

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: soliloquy, efficacious, imprudent, rancor, ministration, connotation, penance, avarice, preface, sage, transposition, duplicity, impetuous, bedeck, manliness, dutiful, potion, superstition, wantonness, infuse, perfidious, soporific, prudence, maidenhood, travail, reclusive, sisterhood, chastity, statute, allusion, hypocrite, betroth, dowry, summarily, confiscate, banish, reestablish, seduce, stratagem, nuance, temporal, perversion, auricular, matrimony, sapience, secular.

France s Submission

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: conceit, abject, untruth, surmise, transcendental, accession, priggish, dispensation, frightful, accustom, polemic, empirical, sophisticated.

Italy's lawmakers elect Sergio Mattarella as president

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: moribund, unscathed, exasperate, lawmaker, outskirt, fractious.

Satoshi Nakamoto’s greatest creation

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: perfunctory, burnish, reclusive, tantalize, dormant.

The Great Refusal

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: telltale, recapture, patronize, pompous, condescension, utopian, ideological, conformity, pundit.

Vertical Gardens Beat Soil Made Salty by Climate Change

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: arable, hardy, gourd, cornucopia, incursion, prone, sophisticated.

Who Is the Pope?

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: dissection, scathing, acquiescence, detest, illusory, synod, papacy, prone, perceive, piety, liberalization.

Guv Jindal’s ID test: Can Indian-Americans go all American?

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: abjure, disparage, proffer, disavow, forefather, instructive, perceive, migrate, sophisticated.

Obama's parting speech won't do Modi political harm

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: gloat, proffer, gratuitous, disreputable, demolish, condescension, propagate, necessitate, compulsion, sporadic, improvise, wag, truism, acrimony, abstruse, indictment, perceive.


Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: abstruse, proffer, extricate, perceive, secular, posit, grotesque.

The Challenge of Maintaining American Security Ties in Post-Authoritarian East Asia

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: interlocutor, salient, incongruity, embroil, repress, perceive, liberalization, partisan.

Sometimes an Art

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: dichotomy, sanity, excavate, latent, accustom, intelligible, partisan, delusion, novelist, temporal.

Colombia angers Venezuela with call to free jailed opponent

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: rebuff, tack, irritant.