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Read [Esc] (1)  resistant to; free or exempt from; not subject to
E.g. Still, the company doesn't expect to remain [___] from the effects of the downturn.

Spelling Word: immune
Read [Esc] (2)  something, such as the fear of punishment or the expectation of reward
E.g. Another [___] is the tax and duty-free importation of raw materials to be used for book publishing.

Spelling Word: incentive
Read [Esc] (3)  seclude; set apart or cut off from others
E.g. That research will [___] a large number of antibodies from humans and animals.

Spelling Word: isolate
Read [Esc] (4)  writer for newspapers and magazines
E.g. The protests mark the second anniversary of the death of Georgy Gongadze, a [___] whose headless corpse was found in a forest near Kiev.

Spelling Word: journalist
Read [Esc] (5)  with meaning; word for word; letter by letter
E.g. The word [___] translates to 'dispeller of darkness,' or 'one who brings light.'

Spelling Word: literally
Read [Esc] (6)  wonder; strong surprise; astonishment
E.g. The [___] of Nature shaking off sleep and going to work unfolded itself to the musing boy.

Spelling Word: marvel
Read [Esc] (7)  wonderful; extraordinarily good
E.g. Queen Victoria is a [___] ship best suited to well-traveled guests.

Spelling Word: marvelous
Read [Esc] (8)  tune; pleasing succession or arrangement of sounds; poem suitable for setting to music or singing
E.g. But now, though her voice was still sweet, I found in its [___] an indescribable sadness.

Spelling Word: melody
Read [Esc] (9)  wonderful thing; something that excites admiration or astonishment
E.g. "The main [___] is that with money or no money, we have life," said Yadira Rivera.

Spelling Word: miracle
Read [Esc] (10)  study of myths; collection of myths
E.g. They fear the blue, which, in [___], is the color of purity and holiness.

Spelling Word: mythology