30 terms

EAP 1 Week 2 CVL

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address
v. deal with a problem
collaborative
adj.involving people or groups working together to produce something
contain
v. to have something as a part
consider
v. to think about particular facts when you are making adecision about sth
depend
v. changed or affected by the other thing
describe
v. to give details about what someone or sth is like
exist
v. to be present in a particular place, time, or situation
approach
n. a particular way of thinking about or dealing with something
ability
n. 1. the fact of being able to do something 2. the level of skill that someone has in a particular job or activity
quality
n. 1. how good or bad sth is; 2. a feature or characteristic of a thing, substance, place
quantity
n. the amount of sth
debate
n. a discussion in which people or groups state different opinions about a subject
acknowledge
v. accept or admit that something exists, is true, or is real
represent
v. 1. to be a sign or symbol of sth 2. to be an example of a particular quality or type
respect
n. a feeling of admiration that you have for someone because of their personal qualities, their achievements, or their status, and that you show by treating them in a polite and kind way
acquisition
n. the process of buying something or obtaining it in some other way
standard
n. a level of quality or achievement, especially one that people generally consider normal or acceptable
institution
n. 1. a large organization such as a bank, hospital, university, or prison; 2. an important tradition on which society is based
focus
n. to concentrate on sth and pay particular attention to it
thorough
adj. including everything that is possible or necessary
concept
n. an idea of sth that exists
conclude
v. 1. to decide that something is true after looking at all the evidence you have 2. to end, especially by someone saying or doing sth
category
n. a group of people or things that have similar qualities
statistics
n. a group of numbers that represent facts or that describe a situation
appropriate
adj. suitable or right for a particular situation or purpose
transition
n. the process of changing from one situation, form, or state to another
consist
v. made of particular parts or things
critical
adj. 1. very important 2. saying that someone or sth is bad or wrong
particular
adj. one specific person or thing and not anyone or anything else
essential
adj. completely necessary

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