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Vocabulary List : Learn New Vocabulary

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square
 
an open space in a town, not necessarily square in shape
 
market square
 
an open area in a town housing a public market, often on just one day per week
 
monument
 
a structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons, or as a memorial; an important site owned by the community as a whole
 
statue
 
a three-dimensional work of art, usually of a person or animal, usually created by sculpting, carving, molding, or casting
 
fountain
 
an artificial, usually ornamental, water feature (usually in a garden or public place) consisting of one or more streams of water originating from a statue or other structure
 
cathedral
 
the principal church of a bishop's diocese which contains an episcopal throne
 
gallery
 
an institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of things
 
art gallery
 
a room, group of rooms, or other space where works of art are placed on display, possibly for sale
 
exhibition
 
a large scale public showing of objects or products
 
 
  • square
    • square, squares[skwɛə(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an open space in a town, not necessarily square in shape
    • Example:
      • The big story isn't about a cow wandering into the town square.
      • Synonym(s):
        piazza, plaza
  • market square
    • market square, market squares[ˈmɑːkɪtskwɛə(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an open area in a town housing a public market, often on just one day per week
    • Example:
      • Did you visit the market square in the city centre?
      • Synonym(s):
        marketplace
  • monument
    • monument, monuments(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons, or as a memorial; an important site owned by the community as a whole
    • Example:
      • There is a monument on the town green dedicated to the soldiers who died in World War I.
  • statue
    • statue, statues[ˈstæ.tʃuː](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a three-dimensional work of art, usually of a person or animal, usually created by sculpting, carving, molding, or casting
    • Example:
      • Do you know who is represented in this statue?
  • fountain
    • fountain, fountains[ˈfaʊnt.ɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an artificial, usually ornamental, water feature (usually in a garden or public place) consisting of one or more streams of water originating from a statue or other structure
    • Example:
      • I want to take a picture of the fountain.
  • cathedral
    • cathedral, cathedrals(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the principal church of a bishop's diocese which contains an episcopal throne
    • Example:
      • The cathedral is very impressive.
  • exhibition
    • exhibition, exhibitions(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a large scale public showing of objects or products
    • Example:
      • She was especially interested in the exhibition of ancient jewels.
 

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Games and Quiz : Have Fun With Vocabulary

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monument
statue
fountain
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        market square
        market square
        art gallery
        art gallery
        gallery
        gallery
        exhibition
        exhibition
        fountain
        fountain
        monument
        monument
        square
        square
        cathedral
        cathedral
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        statue
         
         
         

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        exhibition
        a large scale public showing of objects or products
        statue
        a three-dimensional work of art, usually of a person or animal, usually created by sculpting, carving, molding, or casting
        monument
        a structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons, or as a memorial; an important site owned by the community as a whole
        fountain
        an artificial, usually ornamental, water feature (usually in a garden or public place) consisting of one or more streams of water originating from a statue or other structure
        art gallery
        a room, group of rooms, or other space where works of art are placed on display, possibly for sale
        square
        an open space in a town, not necessarily square in shape
        cathedral
        the principal church of a bishop's diocese which contains an episcopal throne
        market square
        an open area in a town housing a public market, often on just one day per week
        gallery
        an institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of things
         
         
         

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        exhibition
        a large scale public showing of objects or products
        monument
        a structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons, or as a memorial; an important site owned by the community as a whole
        cathedral
        the principal church of a bishop's diocese which contains an episcopal throne
        square
        an open space in a town, not necessarily square in shape
        statue
        a three-dimensional work of art, usually of a person or animal, usually created by sculpting, carving, molding, or casting
        fountain
        an artificial, usually ornamental, water feature (usually in a garden or public place) consisting of one or more streams of water originating from a statue or other structure
        gallery
        an institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of things
        art gallery
        a room, group of rooms, or other space where works of art are placed on display, possibly for sale
        market square
        an open area in a town housing a public market, often on just one day per week
         
         
         
         

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