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Taj Mahal

Even the queen of England came, and stayed in the White Palace that was built from the same marble as the Taj Mahal by our king, the first wali, or ruler, of Swat.
Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  Indian mausoleum built in 1649 in memory of an emperor’s favorite wife and considered by some to be the most beautiful architecture in the world
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  • Even the queen of England came, and stayed in the White Palace that was built from the same marble as the Taj Mahal by our king, the first wali, or ruler, of Swat.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • They would talk about all the places they were going to go and see—the Taj Mahal, the Mediterranean Sea, the transatlantic maglev railway.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • All the splendor of the Taj Mahal, without the inconvenience and expense of traveling to India.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Eclipse
  • The year of the "Taj Mahal" dedication and Gene Kelly’s soft-shoe was a year of upheaval.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers

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  • He patronized the American Festival Cafe and the Taj Mahal in Manhattan, and Tony Roma’s in two boroughs.
    Rick Bragg  --  All Over but the Shoutin’
  • Not as froufrou as the Taj Mahal or Graceland.
    James Patterson  --  School’s Out - Forever
  • They are surprised, in the summer, to learn that their father has planned a trip for them, first to Delhi to visit an uncle, and then to Agra to see the Taj Mahal.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • Over not seeing the Taj Mahal, I mean.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • Inside was a picture of Hollis standing in front of the Taj Mahal.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride
  • All weekend we worked, and by sunset Sunday we had finished the Taj Mahal pigpens of Murphy.
    Peter Jenkins  --  A Walk Across America

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  • Then We lost the Taj Mahal.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Pouts and tears and begging for me to turn the castle into the Taj Mahal, our skirts into Parisian gowns.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • Not about classes, or GPAs, but other stuff, things that were as foreign to me as the Taj Mahal itself, gossip and boys and getting your heart broken.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride
  • But I kept thinking of Hollis in front of the Taj Mahal, and how I’d found myself so bored all alone at home.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride
  • Franklin Borough had grown so confident of its unending prosperity that it built a new municipal building, so opulent in its gleaming white brick that it was nicknamed the Taj Mahal.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • Just two days later I was on the roof of the Taj Mahal Hotel giving an interview about the peace deal to a well-known reporter called Hamid Mir when we got the news that another TV reporter we knew had been killed.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • But all I could see was that shot of him grinning in his backpack in front of the Taj Mahal.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride
  • You would not only anger the entire Hindu nation, a people intensely opposed to destruction of life, but you would also anger and shock people throughout Earth by destroying the Taj Mahal.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • To Washington’s little Taj Mahal," I toasted, holding up my can.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Eclipse
  • Welcome to the Taj Mahal," he jokes, gesturing to the modest room.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Taj Mahal [7] , Acropolis [6] , Parthenon [7] , Hagia Sophia [9]
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