A. = Adjective ADV. = Adverb IDM. = Idiom N. = Noun V. = Verb
|to carve||V. to cut something into a special shape, to cut special designs or patterns into something|
|a craft||N. something handmade; a handmade piece of art|
|to devote||V. to focus something totally on a particular subject|
|to inhabit||V. to live in a place|
|locals||N. the people who have grown up in and continue to live in a particular area For example, if you are in Santa Fe and you refer to the locals, you are referring to the people who have grown up in and continue to live in Santa Fe.|
|Native American||A. the politically correct term for American Indian people|
|to resemble||V. to be like, to be similar to|
|a reservation||N. a piece of land given to an American Indian tribe|
|synonymous||A. being so strongly associated with something that it almost has the same meaning|
|a tribe||N. a distinct group of native people
The Sioux, Apache, Maasai and Zulu are all famous tribes.
In the United States, the word "pueblo" refers to a particular kind of traditional, native American community found in the Southwest. These communities are known for their adobe buildings, which are also sometimes called "pueblos."