VCR Presentation #2
sacer / transitive verb / to make or declare something scared; to dedicate something to a goal
Priests see actions such as dropping the bible and not paying attention during mass as sacrileges to the church
sanctus / noun / a sacred place; any place of refuge
After being in battle for 12 weeks, John's house seemed like a sanctuary once he was able to finally come home.
hieros / adjective / written with pictures to represent sounds or meanings of words; hard to read
John received a zero on his essay because his handwriting was so hieroglyphic his teacher could not understand one word.
Pio, piare, piavi, piatum / transitive verb / to make amends for; to atone for
John tried to expiate forgetting his dinner plans with Sally by bringing her flowers the next day.