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scowl
to look angry by drawing the eyebrows together and frowning
quiver
to shake with a slight, rapid movement
ferocity
extreme fierceness
conviction
a strong belief
linger
to continue to stay
trudge
to walk heavily
portly
stout or overweight
bluff
to mislead or deceive
sheepishly
with a bashful or embarrassed look
elective
an optional academic course or subject
covenant
a promise
prophet
someone who can see the future
diaspora
a scattering of people
alphabet
letter system
monotheism
belief in one god
famine
lack of food
code
system of laws
cunieform
type of writing on clay tablets
empire
groups of people and lands ruled by one government
caravan
pack animals used for trade
bazaar
market
scribe
a writer
city-state
city with its own government
polytheism
belief in many gods
myth
a story that explains nature, life or existence