15 terms

ELI Reading 3 Unit 1 Vocabulary for Final

Vocabulary words from Weise's Real Reading 2
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acquire
to gain knowledge or learn a skill
anxious
worried about something
blame
to say or think that someone or something is responsible for something bad
failure
a lack of success in achieving or doing something
genetic
relating to genes or genetics (e.g., DNA)
get over
to successfully deal with a problem or difficulty
remarkable
unusual or surprising and therefore deserving attention or praise
succeed
to do what you tried or wanted to do
crowded
too full of people or things
frequently
very often or many times
imaginary
not real, but produced from pictures or ideas in your mind
in common
having the same interests, attitudes etc as someone else
in control
the ability to remain calm even when you feel very angry, upset, or excited
star
a famous and successful actor, musician, or sports player
perform
to do something to entertain people, for example by acting a play or playing a piece of music