Cycle 17 words

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bread
a food made from flour, water, and usually yeast, mixed together and baked
dead
no longer alive
lead
a thin stick of graphite, used in pencils:
E.g. The pencil lead is black in colour.
head
the part of the body above the neck where the eyes, nose, mouth, ears, and brain are
instead
in place of someone or something else:
E.g. Could I please have the green cone instead of the red cone of ice cream?
sweat
the clear, salty liquid that you pass through your skin
read
past tense of 'read' (= to look at words and understand them)
wealth
a large amount of money
breadth
the distance from one side to another
leapt
past tense of 'leap' (= jump)
health
the state of the body and the degree to which it is free from illness
heavy
used to describe someone or something that weighs a lot
last
after everyone
pretty
beautiful
pine
a type of tree
twine
a strong string made of two or more pieces of string twisted together
mine
to refer to things that belong to the person speaking or writing:
E.g. This bag is mine.
nine
the number before 10
shine
give out a bright light
feline
belonging to the cat family
wine
an alcoholic drink that is usually made from grapes
line
a long, thin mark
vine
a plant that grapes grow on
ask
to put a question to someone
against
to disagree/ to be in the opposite direction to
honk
the short, loud sound made when one presses a car horn
plonk
to put something down heavily and without taking care
zonk
to fall into a deep sleep
sunk
past participle of 'sink'
hunk
a large, thick piece, especially of food
chunk
a roughly-cut piece
junk
things that are of no use or value
bunk
one of two beds attached together, one on top of the other
trunk
the thick main stem of a tree
skunk
a small, black and white animal
why
for what reason:
E.g. Why are you late for school today?
never
has not happened:
E.g. We've never been to Greece.

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