unit 27

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Terms in this set (...)

air-conditioning
(n) a machine or system which cools the air in a building
clean up
(v) to make a place clean and tidy
cool
(v) to become less hot
cut down
(v) to cut a plant (for example, a tree) so that it falls
damage
(v) to harm or break something
destroy
(v) to damage something so badly that it cannot be used or does not exist
forest
(n) a large area of trees growing close together
heat
(v) to make something become hot or warm
home-made
(adj) made in someone's home, or cooked in a restaurant, not bought from a factory
human being
(n) a person, not an animal
local
(adj) relating to an area near you
pollution
(n) damage caused to water, air, etc. by bad substances
repair
(v) to mend something that is broken or damaged
responsibility
(n) something that it is your job or duty to do
rubbish
(n) things that you throw away because you do not want them
save
(v) to reduce the amount of money/space/time, etc. that you have to use
society
(n) the people who live in the same country or area and have the same laws, traditions, etc.
spoil
(v) to damage something or stop it from being enjoyable or successful
take care
(v) to give a lot of attention to what you are doing so that you do not have an accident or make a mistake
turn the heating up/down
(v) to increase or decrease the amount of warmth from a central heating system
volunteer
(n) someone who works without being paid, especially helping other people
volunteer
(v) to offer to do something without being asked to do it Journeys
depart
(v) to leave a place
departure
(n) when someone or something leaves a place
destination
(n) the place where someone or something is going to
express coach
(n) a comfortable bus which travels quickly, usually from one city to another
fare
(n) the price that you pay to travel on an aeroplane, train, bus, etc.
petrol
(n) a liquid fuel used in cars
route
(n) the roads you follow to get from one place to another place
stop
(n) the place where people can get on or off a bus, tram, etc.
tour
(n) a visit to and around a place, area or country
tour
(v) to travel around a place for pleasure
traveller
(n) someone who is travelling
trip
(n) a journey in which you visit a place for a short time and come back again

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