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◎◎◎ daffodil ⪢⪢
14392
 
◎◎◎ daisy ⪢⪢
14621
 
○○○ dead ⪢⪢
19681
 
◎◎◎ dead zone ⪢⪢
You probably know what a _____ is. It's a place with no cellphone or wireless coverage. But the term isn't in the printed dictionary yet. It probably will be some day soon.
14742
 
◎◎◎ deafening ⪢⪢
3504
 
○○○ death ⪢⪢
He who fears death cannot enjoy life. #quote #Spanish_Proverb
8993
 
○○○ decorative ⪢⪢
16103
 
○○○ delegate ⪢⪢
The president and prime minister of Mali both resign as delegates for the Economic Community of West African States visit the country.
4108
 
○○○ delegate ⪢⪢
A U.N. diplomat says delegates from across Libya have reached an agreement to organize free and fair elections. → delicate
11838
 
○○○ delegation ⪢⪢
A U.S. congressional delegation led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrives in Taiwan although Chinese officials have warned it not to do so. 2022-08-02 #new
21827
 
◌◌◌ delighted
→ thrilled
21351
 
○○○ department ⪢⪢
Ukraine criticizes the U.S. state department's decision to order families of U.S. embassy workers to leave as fears of a Russian envasion grow.
19587
 
○○○ dependent ⪢⪢
18743
 
○○○ deploy ⪢⪢
U.S. troops crossed into Romania from Hungary late Wednseday. About 1,000 U.S. troops are being deployed there because of the Russia-Ukraine crisis.
19854
 
○○○ deployment ⪢⪢
The U.S. calls Russian troop deployment in two separatist areas of Ukraine "the beginning of an invasion". Russia said Monday that it recognized the two as independent states.
20130
 
○○○ deposit ⪢⪢
21619
 
depot
14174#14790
 
○○○ deserve ⪢⪢
21599
 
○○○ design ⪢⪢
21594
 
○○○ desire ⪢⪢
21622
 
◎◎◎ desperate ⪢⪢
-- hopelessness
14206
 
○○○ dessert ⪢⪢
21624
 
○○○ dessert ⪢⪢
→ treat, desert
21625
 
◎◎◎ destitute ⪢⪢
14155
 
detain
14174#21620
 
◎◎◎ devastating ⪢⪢
14156
 
◎◎◎ devastating ⪢⪢
→ coma
14675
 
○○○ dexterity ⪢⪢
Moving through the forest canopy requires incredible skill and dexterity.
15768
 
○○○ diabetes ⪢⪢
Sleep-deprived people often have medical problems such as high blood pressure, diabetes(a problem with sugar in the blood) and heart problems.
16121
 
○○○ diffraction ⪢⪢
19956
 
○○○ diminish ⪢⪢
The most important things are the hardest to say because words diminish them. #quote
20101
 
○○○ disaster ⪢⪢
21633
 
○○○ disciple ⪢⪢
15786
 
○○○ discrimination ⪢⪢
In South Korea, thousands of Buddhist monks gather in Seoul to protest, what they say, is religious discrimination by the government. 2022-01-21
19507
 
○○○ disease ⪢⪢
21584
 
○○○ dismay ⪢⪢
→ footage, distressed
15808
 
Listening Training
 
○○○ disparity ⪢⪢
This newest iteration eliminates the disparity of type A on one side and type B on the other.
16500
 
○○○ disrupt ⪢⪢
Did he murder guests, or _____ a sacred ritual?
9863
 
○○○ dissent ⪢⪢
The protesters were supporters of Selahattin Demirtas, a pro-Kurdish politician, arrested last year in Turkey. Rights groups say his arrest was part of Turkey's restrictions on _____.
7088
 
○○○ ditch ⪢⪢
19228
 
○○○ diverse ⪢⪢
Afghanistan's population of approximately 32 million is both ethnically and linguistically diverse.
16473
 
◎◎◎ divorce ⪢⪢
Divorce is _____ in which a marriage is ended.
15529
 
○○○ divorce ⪢⪢
15530
 
◌◌◌ doctoral
→ dissertation
21350
 
○○○ dogma ⪢⪢
#quote #Steve_Jobs
20091
 
○○○ double standard ⪢⪢
Hong Kong's leader says foreigners are using a double standard when they talk about Chinese efforts to stop protesters in the city while ignoring unrest in the U.S.
9499
 
○○○ down ⪢⪢
All services from Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google, were down for thousands of users around the world for two hours on Monday.
12403
 
○○○ downspout ⪢⪢
→ cister
19592
 
○○○ draft ⪢⪢
18489
 
○○○ drain ⪢⪢
→ sewer, septic
19284
 
○○○ drift ⪢⪢
drifting through life
16057
 
○○○ drizzle ⪢⪢
→ sprinkling
19589
 
○○○ drugmaker ⪢⪢
South Korea's intelligence agency says it has prevented North Korea from gaining coronavirus vaccine data from a South Korean drugmaker. 2020-11-27
11792
 
duffel bag
It's 5:40 AM. Chilling surveillance video shows Sam Cassidy leaving for work like any other day but this isn't like any other day. He is carrying 2 semi-automatic handguns and 100 rounds of ammunition in the _____.
10417
 
○○○ during ⪢⪢
In northwestern, Syria 5 Turkish soldiers are killed by Syrian attacks _____ the ongoing fight between Turkish-backed Syrian rebels and the Syrian government. 2020-02-10
3892

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