Theory:

Meanings of the difficult words from the lesson "The Treasure Within":
 
S.No
WordsMeanings
1
NightmareA frightening or unpleasant dream
2
Terrible Extremely or distressingly bad or serious
3
DisappearedVanish from sight
4
Psyche The human soul, mind, or spirit
5
Memories Something remembered from the past; a recollection
6
Interest The state of wanting to know or learn about something or someone
7
Pranks A practical joke or mischievous act
8
Jokes A thing that someone says to cause amusement or laughter, especially a story with a funny punchline
9
Copy A thing made to be similar or identical to another
10
Examination A formal test of a person's knowledge or proficiency in a particular subject or skill
11
SufferingThe state of undergoing pain, distress, or hardship
12
ConversationA talk, especially an informal one, between two or more people, in which news and ideas are exchanged
13
SportsmanA man who takes part in a sport, especially as a professional
14
ChampionA person who has defeated or surpassed all rivals in a competition, especially in sports
15
CaptainThe leader of a sports team
16
PhotographAn image of a person, object, or view that is produced by using a camera and film
17
InterpretationThe action of explaining the meaning of something
18
CaningBeat with a stick as a punishment
19
IncurredBecome subject to something unwelcome or unpleasant as a result of one's own behaviour or actions
20
WrathExtreme anger chiefly used for humorous or rhetorical effect
21
HomeworkSchoolwork that a student is required to do at home
22
InsecureOf a person not confident or assured; uncertain and anxious
23
ThreatenedState one's intention to take hostile action against someone in retribution for something done or not done
24
DistractionA thing that prevents someone from giving full attention to something else
25
Chor policeChildren’s game in which one child (thief) hides and others (policemen) try to find him/her
26
ArchitectureThe art and practice of designing and making buildings
27
ArmyAn organized military force equipped for fighting on land
28
GraduationThe fact of finishing a degree or other course of study at a university or school
29
AdmissionThe process or fact of entering or being allowed to enter a place, organization, or institution
30
InfluenceThe capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behaviour of someone or something, or the effect itself
31
CousinA child of one's uncle or aunt
32
BookOffer to buy in advance; reserve
33
Surprise
An unexpected or astonishing event, fact, or thing
34
DesignA plan or drawing produced to show the look and function or workings of a building, garment, or other object before it is built or made
35
EmployeeA person employed for wages or salary, especially at non-executive level
36
ExpertiseExpert skill or knowledge in a particular field
37
EntranceThe right to be admitted to a place or to an organization
38
WarnGive someone forceful or cautionary advice about their actions or conduct or performance
39
CakewalkSmooth ride or something easy to achieve
40
AmmunitionA supply or quantity of bullets and shells
41
CopeOf a person deal effectively with something difficult
42
CurriculumThe subjects comprising a course of study in a school or college
43
ConceptAn idea, or theory about a particular subject
44
Boarding schoolA school where students live and study
45
GiftednessHaving special abilities
46
Street smartSmart by doing things independently/ by choice rather than force
47
DamA barrier constructed to hold back water and raise its level, forming a reservoir used to generate electricity or as a water supply
48
ChalkA soft white limestone (calcium carbonate) formed from the skeletal remains of sea creatures
49
BladeThe flat cutting part of a sharpened weapon or tool
50
InstinctiveOf behaviour or actions not thought about, being planned, or learned earlier