80 terms

GAV Lesson 2

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actual
what is real or existing in fact, real or genuine
apart
separate from in time or space, not close or next to,
backward
the direction behind you, toward the back, opposite of forward; not advanced, little developed
broad
wide, far or large from one side to the other, varied
downward
moving in a lower direction
entire
whole or complete; all of something
everyday
common, usual, or ordinary
familiar
easily recognized, well known or common
flat
completely level and without curves
impossible
something that cannot be done, something that cannot be achieved, something that can't happen
inner
inside, within, contained within, close to the center
inward
towards the inside, the inner part, within
necessary
something needed, required to have, essential
outward
from the outside not the inside, how something seems to be but may not actually be, away from the center or middle
possible
able to be done, able to exist, likely, probable
recent
happening a short time ago, new or up to date
unknown
not known, not familiar with, not understood
upper
higher, on top of
upward
rising towards a higher level or value
within
inside of, contained in
advance
to move forward, to improve something, to progress
apply
to formally request, to officially ask for something by filling out a form, to ask permission; to put to use or to put on; to relate to or be connected with
arrange
to plan, to organize, to prepare for an event; to provide what someone needs; to move things into particular positions
balance
a state in which your weight is evenly spread so you do not fall; a situation where different things are in good or equal amounts; stability, steadiness, relative equality
behave
to act in a good or bad manner, to do things in a particular way, the way you do and say things
bite
to close one's teeth on something, to cut with one's teeth
combine
to join together, to mix, to merge or mingle
control
to manage a situation, to regulate someone or something's behavior
count
to speak the names of numbers in sequential order; to calculate an amount.
depend
to reply upon someone or something, to be affected by
determine
to investigate and discover the facts about something
develop
to grow or change into a more advanced form of something
disappear
to vanish from sight; opposite: appear
discover
to find something for the first time
divide
to separate into different parts
double
two times the amount of something; having two identical things
due
relating to the date or time that something is expected to happen
examine
to look at or inspect something closely
expect
to anticipate, to believe something will happen
form
to shape or create
connect
to link people, things, or ideas
fit
being the right size or shape; making a good match for something or someone.
flow
to move continuously in the same direction.
include
when one thing is part of another, or one thing contains something else, to make something part of something else:
increase
to make more or to make bigger, to grow larger
print
to write on paper either by hand or using a machine, to publish, to produce a book
realize
to understand or see clearly, to suddenly know something, to comprehend
reduce
to make smaller in size, amount, number, or importance; decrease, lessen, lower, shrink, diminish
repeat
to say or do again, to happen more than once, to recur
represent
to stand for or to symbolize something; to speak for or act for another person
stretch
to make something bigger or longer by pulling its edges, to spread out or extend
suggest
to tell someone your ideas for how something should be done, to mention a plan for others to consider, to recommend or propose an action, to advise
attempt
to try to do something, to make an effort to achieve something
bowl
a dish with a deep bottom to hold soup, fruit, or other foods or items; a container with a round shape on the bottom; the food served in a bowl;
century
a period of 100 years, 100 years in time
character
personal qualities that make up one's identity
collection
a group or set of objects brought together in the same place
detail
a specific fact or item of information
experience
N. the process of gaining knowledge or skills in life; one's past history
figure
A number written as a symbol. e.g., five as 5; ten as 10, etc.; official numbers or statistics
human
a person
importance
something that has significance, meaning, or value
information
facts or details about general subject, people, or events
interest
to want to know or learn more about something, to want to enjoy, discover, or do something
length
how long something is in space or how long it lasts time, the measurement from one end to another or from beginning to end
memory
the ability to remember; a person, place, or experience you recall from the past
none
not any, zero, nothing at all
path
a way, a trail, a small road between one place another, where something is moving
pleasure
a feeling of enjoyment, happiness, fun, or delight
quality
how good or how bad a thing is, something's value, excellence
relation
the connection between two or more things, a similarity between things
result
what is caused by an earlier thing, something that happens because of what happened before, consequences, outcome, effect
sample
a small amount of something given in order to find out about the whole, an example or model that shows you what the rest is like
situation
all of the things that are happening and all of the conditions that exist at a particular place and time, circumstances, the state of how things are
size
how small or big something or someone is, an amount of something, a unit of something such as a "Large" shirt or a compact car
square
a flat shape with four sides of equal length and 90º angles
support
to encourage and to help because you want something to succeed, to assist or aid; to hold up or to bear weight
system
a group of things that work together as a whole, a set of parts that are related and function towards the same purpose, interconnected devices or machines, an organization or arrangement
total
the full amount of something, all of the parts of a whole, the sum, the entirety
weight
how much someone or something weighs