Abbey – Building in which nuns and monks live as a community under an abyss or
Adobe house – This is a house built by bricks which are made of clay and straw and
dried in the Sun.
Asylum– This is a place that is a hospital to take care of mentally ill people.
Barrack – This is a large building or group of buildings where soldiers live in.
Cell – This is a very small room for one or more prisoners in a prison or a monastery
for a monk.
Cottage – This is a simple and small house built in countryside, mostly farm labours
House – This is aplace built usually to live a family.
Igloo– This is a temporary shelter built by Eskimos.
It is a small dome shaped house.
Blocks of hard snow are used to build this.
Mansion – This is a large house. Usually rich people live in.
Monastery – This is a building in which monks live as a community.
Nunnery – This is a house where nuns live.
Orphanage – This is a house for children whose parents are dead.
Palace– This is a large house mostly of kings, official home of an archbishop,
Prison– This is a place where people are locked up who committed crimes as
Temple – This is a nonchristian religious place of Hindu, Buddhist, Greek, Roman. Here
Gods are worshiped.
Tent – This is a temporary and portable shelter. It is made of canvas. It is attached to
pegs which are fixed into the ground, supported by ropes and poles.
Wigwam – This is a type of tent.It was used by North American Indians.It is having
framework of poles and animal skins or mats are fastened over the framework.
Vicarage– house of a vicar.