a game that two people play on a board with black and white squares. The pieces that you use have different shapes and move in different ways.
Chess is a very difficult game.
relating to very old customs, beliefs, or stories
She always cooks traditional Indian dishes.
a large musical instrument with a row of black and white keys that you press
I have played the piano for two years.
planned carefully and effectively
Julia is so organized - she has already booked all the flights and the hotels.
someone who is optimistic is hopeful about the future and tends to expect that good things will happen
I am very optimistic about the future.
someone who is friendly is always pleasant and helpful toward other people
Your brother is very friendly.
a type of play that is performed by singers and an orchestra, or the art of performing these plays
We went to the opera last night and saw La Boheme.
a type of entertainment in which people sing popular songs while recorded music is played
Karaoke is very popular in Japan.
a person who is honest does not tell lies or cheat people, and obeys the law
I want you to be honest with me about this dress.
giving people more of your time or money than is usual or expected
My uncle is very generous.
a type of shoe that covers all of your foot and part of your leg
I bought some new boots for the winter.
able to be used in many different ways
I can take photos, send emails, and surf the Internet on my cell phone - it's very versatile.
modern and using the latest ideas or knowledge
This is the most up-to-date cell phone you can buy
a long narrow piece of colored cloth that a man wears around his neck with a shirt.
You must wear a tie to work every day.
a shirt made of thick soft cotton that some people wear for exercising
The soccer team all wear the same sweatshirt.
a set of clothes made from the same cloth, usually a jacket with pants or a skirt
You need to get your suit cleaned before the wedding.
shoes made of cloth and rubber. You wear them mainly for playing sports
I really need to buy some new sneakers.
smaller than most things of the same kind
MP3 players are more compact than other music players.
a piece of clothing that covers a woman's body and part of her legs
She wore a blue dress to the party.
a piece of clothing for a woman or girl. It hangs from the waist and is not joined between the legs
Pamela was wearing a beautiful green skirt.
a piece of clothing that covers the top part of your body. It usually has long sleeves and buttons down the front
He's wearing jeans and a green shirt.
strong and working well, and can store a lot of information
I need a more powerful computer - this one is so slow.
a piece of clothing that covers your body from your waist to your ankles and has a separate part for each leg
I love those blue pants.