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GSL WORD LIST 3

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IMPORTANCE
(N) THE STATE OR FACT OF BEING OF GREAT SIGNIFICANCE OR VALUE
REFLECT
(V) TO SEE AN IMAGE OF A PERSON OR THING ON THE SURFACE OF A MIRROR, GLASS, OR WATER
ADVANTAGE
(N) SOMETHING THAT HELPS YOU TO BE MORE SUCCESSFUL THAN OTHERS
MATCH
(N) A CONTEST IN WHICH PEOPLE OR TEAMS COMPETE AGAINST EACH OTHER; (V) TO PUT THINGS OR PEOPLE TOGETHER BECAUSE THEY WILL WORK WELL WITH EACHOTHER
REGULAR
(ADJ) HAPPENING EVERY HOUR, EVERY WEEK, EVERY MONTH, ETC USUALLY WITH THE SAME AMOUNT OF TIME IN BETWEEN
WAGE
(N) MONEY YOU EARN THAT IS PAID ACCORIDNG TO THE NUMBER OF HOURS, THAT YOU WORK; (V) TO BE INVOLVED IN A WAR AGAINT SOMEONE OR SOMETHING
REFUSE
(V) TO SHOW THAT ONE IS NOT WILLING TO DO SOMETHING
EXISTENCE
(N) THE STATE OF BEING REAL OR PRESENT
HARDLY
(ADV) ALMOST NO; ALMOST NOT; USED TO EMPAHSIZE A MAIN VERB
PERFORM
(V) TO DO SOMETHING TO ENTERTAIN PEOPLE, FOR EXAMPLE BY ACTING IN A PLAY
TITLE
(N) A NAME GIVEN TO SOMETHING SUCH AS A BOOK, PAINTING, PLAY, ETC.
TEND
(V) TO LOOK AFTER SOMEONE OR SOMETHING, TO CARE FOR
EXERCISE
(N) PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES THAT YOU DO IN ORDER TO STAY HEALTHY AND BECOME STRONGER; (V) TO DO SPORTS OR PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES
THIN
(ADJ) HAVING A SMALL AMOUNT OF SPACE BETWEEN TWO SIDES OF SOMETHING, HAVING LITTLE OR NO FAT
COAT
(N) A PIECE OF CLOTHING WITH SLEEVES THAT IS WORN OVER CLOTHES WHEN IT IS COLD; (V) TO COVER SOMETHING WITH A THIN LAYER OF SOMETHING ELSE
BIT
(N) A SMALL PART OR PIECE OF SOMETHING; (V) TO CUT SOMETHING WITH YOUR TEETH (PAST TENSE)
MOUNTAIN
(N) A VERY HIGH HILL
YOUTH
(N) THE PERIOD OF TIME WHEN SOMEONE IS YOUNG
BEHAVIOR
(N) THE THINGS THAT A PERSON DOES OR THE WAY THEY ACT
NEWSPAPER
(N) A PRINTED PUBLICATION CONTAINING ARTICLES, NEWS, AND CURRENT EVENTS THAT IS SOLD ON A DAILY OR WEEKLY BASIS.
SECRET
(ADJ) SOMETHING KNOWN ABOUT BY ONLY A FEW PEOPLE AND KEPT HIDDEN FROM OTHERS;
ABILITY
(N) THE STATE OF BEING ABLE TO DO SOMETHING
SEA
(N) THE LARGE AREA OF SALTY WATER THAT COVERS MUCH OF THE EARTH
SOFT
(ADJ) NOT HARD, FIRM, OR STIFF, BUT EAY TO PRESS AND SHAPE
JUSTICE
(N) FAIRNESS IN THE WAY PEOPLE ARE TREATED
REASONABLE
(ADJ) FAIR AND SENSIBLE, HAVING GOOD JUDGEMENT
CIRCLE
(N) A COMPLETELY ROUND SHAPE, LIKE THE LETTER O; (V) TO MOVE IN THIS SHAPE AROUND SOMETHING OR SOMEONE
SOLID
(ADJ) HARD OR FIRM, WITH A FIXED SHAPE; (N) A FIRM OBJECT THAT IS NOT A GAS OR LIQUID
PAGE
(N) ONE SIDE OF OF A PIECE OF PAPER IN A BOOK, NEWSPAPER, DOCUMENT, ETC, OR THE SHEET ITSELF
WEAPON
(N) SOMETHING THAT YOU USE TO FIGHT WITH OR ATTACK SOMEONE WITH SUCH AS A KNIFE OR GUN
FAST
(ADJ) MOVING OR ABLE TO MOVE QUICKLY
REPRESENTATIVE
(N) SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN CHOSEN TO SPEAK OR VOICE FOR SOMEONE ELSE; (ADJ) TYPICAL OF A PARTICULAR GROUP OR THING
SEARCH
(V) TO TRY TO FIND SOMEBODY OR SOMETHING BY LOOKING CAREFULLY
PURE
(ADJ) NOT MIXED WITH ANYTHING, CLEAN
ESCAPE
(V) TO LEAVE A PLACE WHEN SOMEONE IS TRYING TO CATCH YOU OR STOP YOU, OR WHEN YOU ARE IN A DANGEROUS SITUATION
CROWD
(N) A LARGE GROUP OF PEOPLE WHO HAVE GATHERED FOR SOMETHING; (V) TO MOVE CLOSE TO SOMEONE AND MAKE THEM UNCOMFORTABLE
STICK
(V) TO ATTACH SOMETHING TO A SURFACE; (N) A BRANCH THAT HAS FALLEN FROM A TREE
TELEPHONE
(N) A DEVICE USED TO CALL PEOPLE
AVOID
(V) TO PREVENT SOMETHING FROM HAPPENING, OR TO TRY TO STAY AWAY FROM SOMEONE OR SOMETHING
GARDEN
(N) AN AREA NEXT TO A HOUSE THAT IS USED FOR PLANTING FLOWERS WHERE PEOPLE OFTEN SIT; (V) TO PLANT FLOWERS AND WORK AT GROWING PLANTS
NEWS
(N) INFORMATION ABOUT SOMETHING THAT HAS HAPPENED RECENTLY
FAVOUR
(N) SOMETHING THAT YOU DO FOR SOMEONE IN ORDER TO HELP THEM OR BE KIND
UNLESS
(CONJUNCTION) USED TO SAY THAT SOMETHING WILL NOT HAPPEN OR BE TRUE IF SOMETHING ELSE DOES NOT HAPPEN; WHEN SOMETHING IS DEPENDENT ON SOMETHING ELSE HAPPENING
DINNER
(N) THE MAIN MEAL OF THE DAY, TYPICALLY EATEN IN THE EVENING
SOMEONE
(PRONOUN) USED TO MEAN A PERSON, WHEN YOU DO NOT KNOW OR DO NOT WANT TO SAY WHO THE PERSON IS
SIGNAL
(N) A SOUND OR ACTION THAT YOU MAKE TO GIVE INFORMATION TO SOMEONE OR TELL THEM TO DO SOMETHING; (V) TO TRY TO GET SOMEONE'S ATTENTION FROM FAR AWAY
YARD
(N) A UNIT FOR MEASURING LENGTH; AN AREA AROUND A HOUSE USUALLY COVERED WITH GRASS
IDEAL
(ADJ) THE BEST SOMETHING COULD POSSIBLY BE
WARM
(ADJ) SLIGHTLY HOT, ESPECIALLY IN A PLEASANT WAY; (N) TO HEAT SOMETHING UP
MISS
(V) TO NOT GO SOMEWHERE OR DO SOMETHING, ESPECIALLY WHEN YOU WANT TO BUT CAN'T; TO FAIL TO HIT OR CATCH SOMETHING
SHELTER
(N) A PLACE TO LIVE; (V) TO PROVIDE A PLACE WHERE SOMEONE OR SOMETHING IS PROTECTED
ARTICLE
(N) A PIECEOF WRITING ABOUT A PARTICULAR SUBJECT IN A NEWSPAPER OR MAGAZINE
SOLDIER
(N) A MEMBER OF THE ARMY OF A COUNTRY
CRY
(V) TO PRODUCE TEARS FROM YOUR EYES, ESPECIALLY BECAUSE YOU ARE UNHAPPY OR HURT
CAPTAIN
(N) THE SAILOR IN CHARGE OF A SHIP OR THE PILOT IN CHARGE OF AN AIRCRAFT
FAMILIAR
(ADJ) SOMEONE OR SOMETHING THAT IS WELL-KNOWN TO YOU AND EASY TO RECOGNIZE
SEAT
(N) A PLACE WHERE YOU CAN SIT; (V) TO SHOW SOMEONE WHERE TO SIT
GUEST
(N) SOMEONE WHO IS INVITED TO AN EVENT, SPECIAL OCCASION, OR TO STAY IN YOUR HOME.
WEAK
(ADJ) NOT PHYSICALLY STRONG
KING
(N) A MAN WHO RULES A COUNTRY BECAUSE HE IS FROM A ROYAL FAMILY