Compact First Unit 4
Terms in this set (36)
stupid or unreasonable; silly in a humorous way
very strange and unusual
to make the effort to do something
extremely exciting, beautiful or surprising
the actors in a film, play or show
to be confident that you can depend on someone
very pleasant, attractive or enjoyable
to trust someone or something and know that they will help you or do what you want or expect them to do
very bad, of very low quality, or shocking and very sad
funny and enjoyable
much greater than usual, especially in skill, intelligence, quality, etc.
excellent or much better than average
to give a lot of attention to one particular person, subject or thing
If an object or achievement is impressive, you admire or respect it, usually because it is special, important or very large.
to connect a computer to a computer system by typing your name, so that you can start working
the words of a song, especially a pop song
causing strong feelings of sadness or sympathy
strange, not known or not understood
excellent; clearly very much better than what is usual
the story of a book, film, play, etc.
not good, being of a very low quality, quantity or standard
to feel sorry about a situation, especially something sad or wrong or a mistake that you have made
to need a particular thing or the help and support of someone or something in order to continue, to work correctly, or to succeed
unusual or special and therefore surprising and worth mentioning
a part of a play or film in which the action stays in one place
If a story, film, etc. is set in a particular time or place, the action in it happens in that time or place.
a short piece in a film in which there is a single action or a short series of actions
a musical performance done by one person alone, or a musical performance in which one person is given special attention
the sounds, especially the music, of a film, or a separate recording of this
of excellent quality; very great
to be likely to behave in a particular way or have a particular characteristic
If a situation is tense, it causes feelings of worry or nervousness.
the main subject of a talk, book, film, etc.
very great in amount or level, or extremely good
something created as a result of effort, especially a painting, book or piece of music