18 terms

ELI Core Vocabulary - Level 2 - Weeks 2-4

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block (v.)
to prevent anything moving through a space by being or placing something across it or in it
block (n.)
the distance along a city street from where one street crosses it to the next
commit (v.)
to say that someone will definitely do something or must do something
commitment (n.)
a promise to do something or to behave in a particular way
couple (n.)
two things or people of the same kind or in a romantic relationship
final (adj.)
last in a series of actions, events, parts of a story, etc.
purchase (v.)
to buy something
purchase (n.)
something you buy, or the act of buying it
admit (v.)
to agree unwillingly that something is true or that someone else is right
constant (adj.)
happening regularly or all the time
disturb (v.)
to interrupt someone so that they cannot continue what they are doing
minor (adj.)
small and not very important or serious, especially when compared with other things (≠ major)
situation (n.)
a combination of all the things that are happening and all the conditions that exist at a particular time in a particular place
attach (v.)
to connect one object or thing to another
community (n.)
the people who live or work in the same area, town, company etc.
secure (adj.)
safe from damage or attack; not going to change
shelter (n.)
a place to live
surround (v.)
to be all around someone or something on every side