From the Word Wizard Club...
January 31, 2011

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masterpiece

Which Means:

Anything done or made with lots of skill and creativity.

As In:

Image The artist created his first masterpiece for the art festival.

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A 'masterpiece' requires you to be a 'master' of the 'piece' you are working on. Is your spelling a masterpiece?

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assemble

Which Means:

To collect or bring together into one group.

As In:

Image Many people managed to assemble for the rally to save the environment.

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You don't need a hammer and nails to assemble this word!

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representation

Which Means:

An image, illustration, or symbol.

As In:

Image This graph is a representation of how much money each class earned for the school fundraiser.

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What letters represent representation?

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terrace

Which Means:

A flat, open space near a building for relaxation and entertainment.

As In:

Image This terrace has many seats for people to sit and enjoy the view.

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Sometimes a terrace has several levels along a slope (small hill) that can be used for farming.

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charcoal

Which Means:

A black substance that comes from burnt wood, and is used as fuel for cooking.

As In:

Image Many people like to cook with charcoal in their grill because it burns slowly with little smoke.

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The word 'charcoal' is divided into two syllables: char-coal.

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