Theory:

Meanings of difficult words from the lesson "The Last Stone Carver":
 
Numbers
Word
Meanings
1
Chisel A long-bladed hand tool with a sloped cutting edge
2
Grunted Make a short harsh sound
3
PittanceA very small or inadequate amount of money
4
Hesitant Unsure, or slow in acting or speaking
5
Crouching Duck down
6
AshenVery pale with shock, fear, or illness
7
DeterminationWill power
8
Ebb(Of an emotion or quality) gradually decrease
9
BlurredUnable to see or be seen clearly
10
Eternally In a way that continues or lasts forever; permanently
11
Finer Of very high quality; very good of its kind
12
Thumped Hit or strike heavily
13
BlushedShow shyness, embarrassment
14
BitternessAnger and disappointment at being treated unfairly
15
Ashtrays A small receptacle for tobacco ash and cigarette ends
16
SaggedSank or bulged downwards under weight
17
LimplyTo walk lamely, especially with irregularity
18
Deceived Tricked, cheated
19
Chipping Cut or break (a small piece) from a hard material, like stone
20
Immobilised Prevent someone from moving
21
Arching Form the curved shape of an arch
22
ClumsilyIn an awkward and careless way
23
StunnedAstonished
24
Tottered Move in a feeble way
25
QuarryA deep pit, from which stone is extracted