24 terms

Worldlink 3 Unit 9A

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expand
increase in size; become large
launch
to begin something; to start something
make progress
to move forward
raise taxes
increase the amount of money the government collects from citizens
reelect
to give the current politician another term
tax
money you have to pay to government for public services
vow
make a serious promise
candidate
a person who is competing for a position
citizen
member of a city or country
corporation
a large business or company
term
a fixed period of time
as usual
doing something the same way
clear
obvious
enthusiastically
eagerly, with great energy
vote
choose a candidate for a position
vote for
choose a candidate for a position
vote against
to vote for one person instead of another
voting age
the age a person needs to be in a country in order to vote
up for reelection
when a politician's term is coming to an end, and he or she can serve another term if reelected
campaign
the time a candidate spends trying to be elected
never in my wildest dreams
something you never imagined or expected
running neck and neck
when two candidates are very close in the results, such as in the number of votes they're getting
give it your best shot
try your best
a record turnout
when a very large number of people do something or attend an event
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