Lvl1 Ch1-4 R1-20 Reading for Speed and Fluency
Terms in this set (200)
(v.) to own; This pen doesn't _______ me. Is it yours?
(v.) to have together; a set; with Lunch will ___ a drink.
(n.) something that grows out of your head
(v.) to appear The sun will ___ from behind the clouds.
(v.) to put down; to deposit eggs Chickens ___ eggs.
(v.) to look after the needs of someone My grandmother is very old so my family ___ her.
(n.) smaller pieces that make up the whole
(n.) land; soil You sleep on the ___ when you go camping.
(v.) to make safe Wearing a helmet will ___ cyclists.
(adj.) entire; all She was hungry so she ate the ___ cake.
(n.) the ability to listen to sound
(v.) to use up or pay out money
a lot of
(adj.) many; a large number
on one's own
together with a number of people or things
(adv.) under normal conditions; commonly
(v.) to take care of
(v.) to start a fight with
(adj.) equal in value to something specified A Van Gogh painting is ___ millions of dollars.
(adj.) holding one's attention
(v.) to take air into your mouth and let it out
(v.) to run after someone or something Dogs like to ___ cats.
(v.) to handle or manage a difficult situation It's difficult, but I must ___ this problem.
(n.) a covering of some material laid or spread over a surface The cake has a ___ of cream and a ___ of fruit.
(n.) part of the outer covering of a bird
(v.) to make Bees ___ honey.
(v.) to press in a circular or up and down repeated movement
(v.) to enter, pierce, penetrate This coat is great. The wind can't __ and make me cold.
(v.) to have or use something at the same time as someone else
(n.) the long bone in the middle of the back
(adj.) not usual, not common, or not ordinary
(n.) a long, snakelike fish
(n.) a type of cold-blooded animal that lives partly on land, partly in the water; e.g. a frog
(adv.) in the end; after a period of time I studied hard, tried many times and ___ passed my driving test.
(n.) an animal which is cold-blooded; e.g. lizards
(v.) to stop being seen or to stop existing
(v.) to improve Sony is trying to ___ new televisions.
in place of I ate rice ___ bread this morning.
(v.) to accompany someone, attend as a part of a group You're going to the movies! Can I ___ too?
(v.) to have something catch one's attention
(v.) to practice toward a goal
(n.) a clever or skilful action that someone does in order to entertain people.
(v.) to have a particular meaning
(v.) to have some effect on; to change Parents try to ___ their children.
(adv.) despite factors to the contrary My teacher said I couldn't do it, but I passed the test ___.
(adv.) in truth; really I usually don't like movies, but I ___ liked Batman.
(n.) a man or boy; opp. female
(v.) to act to the pleasure or satisfaction of It will ___ me, if I win the prize.
(n.) the same
(v.) to find out
(v.) to go into
(v.) to become completely focused on something I like to ___ in music.
(v.) to imagine; to form an image in one's mind
(n.) something that is true
(n.) the space between two points The ___ from the campus to Fuchinobe station is 3 kilometers.
(n.) the political leader of a country that does not have a king or queen
(n.) a country in North America that is south of Canada and north of Mexico
under any circumstances that; if I'm going to the party ___ you come or not.
(v.) to last a certain amount of time It will ___ one hour to get to school.
up until now It's late, but I'm not sleepy so I won't go to bed ___.
(v.) to damage or destroy The rain will ___ the barbecue.
(v.) to connect; to bring together
(v.) to choose I can't ___ which movie to watch."
at the same time
(v.) to consider or examine by argument, comment, debate, etc.
point of view
(n.) a way of thinking; an opinion
(v.) to understand; to comprehend Wow, it's 11 o'clock! I didn't ___ it was so late.
(v.) to seek or to try and find
(v.) to be certain to do something I must ___ to do my homework.
(adj.) not many but more than one
(adj.) not ordinary or usual
(n.) a room or building where books are kept
(n.) time after now
(n.) the method of human communication using spoken or written words
(v.) to take one thing rather than another from a number of things; to pick
take a picture
(v.) to record an image digitally or on film with a camera
(v.) to copy the image of something and store it to a medium
(n.) a network that connects computers all around the world
(n.) a good point or feature
at some time in a period I never want to sleep ___ English class.
go to bed
(v.) to go to sleep for the night
(v.) to train your body through action or effort I go to the gym to ___.
(v.) to permit My dad won't ___ me use his car.
(adj.) able to be done or capable of happening or being true It is sunny now, but it is ___ that it will rain tonight.
at the same time
(v.) to not remember something
(v.) to think that something or someone is likely to happen or come There are a lot of clouds. I ___ it will rain.
(adj.) a different one
(v.) to create an idea or image in the mind
not having or doing something
(n.) a portion of
(n.) a piece of rock
(n.) a large hole in rock or ground
(v.) to make; to be the first to think of
(adj.) unusual; not common
(n.) a small group of houses away from the city
(adj.) ordinary, with no special status or rank
(n.) an exciting or strange trip
in reality It's hot today. ___ it is 35 degrees.
(v.) to leave the area where one presently lives
(adv.) many times; frequently
(n.) electronic messages sent and received through computers
(v.) to get to; to arrive I will ___ the station at 6:00.
greater in size or amount I go ___ between home and school many times in a week.
back and forth
moving to and from somewhere
(adj.) more than two or three
(n.) a service that allows people to call others via their computers
(n.) a class period in which something is learned or studied
(n.) facts told to you or knowledge gained or given
(adj.) belonging to someone Now I use my dad's car, but next year I want to have my ___ car.
(n.) the distance from end to end
(adv.) not long ago
(n.) a picture produced by using a camera
(v.) to look at the characteristics of two different things
side by side
next to each other
(n.) a school or class for young children between the ages of four and six
(n.) one's job or profession
(n.) an organized activity undertaken by a student or a group of students
(v.) to keep for future use I ___ batteries in case there is a powercut.
(v.) to ruin or complicate things The rain will ___ the beach party.
(v.) to remove, especially a written word
(adj.) horrible; dreadful; very bad
(adv.) used for saying that you think that something is likely It will ___ be sunny tomorrow.
keep track of
(v.) to pay attention to over a period of time Facebook helps me to ___ my friends.
(adj.) accessible through a computer network, such as the Internet
(n.) an argument
(n.) an organization that sells services or goods
(v.) to transfer a letter, email etc. to someone
(n.) the time gone by
(v.) to get or be given I hope to ___ lots of money on New Years Day.
(n.) a piece of written information
(n.) a human being
used to emphasise a comparison He is a very good baseball player. He is ___ better than Ichiro.
(adj.) not as great in amount or quantity
(v.) to be present physically or emotionally Do you think aliens ___?
(v.) to figure out answers to problems
(v.) to put things in order or in a structured way
some unspecific person
close to a place or time
(n.) a person who studies the natural world Einstein is famous ___.
(n.) a computer one can use in the privacy of their own home
(n.) the part of a person that thinks and feels emotions
in present times; these days
(adj.) special; particular
(adj.) large and strong
(n.) a group of people watching something
(adj.) relating to old Greece or Rome; e.g. art
(adj.) feeling uncertain about future events or results I feel ___ before taking a test.
(n.) an individual who creates motion pictures
(adj.) scary; frightening
be about to
(v.) to be on the verge of beginning Here comes the teacher. The class ___ start.
(v.) change caused by something else; a result
(v.) to rest and enjoy
without a doubt
(n.) a musical wind instrument
(n.) a person who plays music for a living
(adj.) known to many
(v.) to treat with respect
(n.) the head of a nation, political party, or other group of people
(v.) the head of the government of a country
(n.) an act of singing along to a music video without the original singer
(adj.) best-liked; preferred
(v.) to keep a piece of information in your memory
(v.) to agree, in writing, to participate in something
in both circumstances If we go to Italy or Spain, ___ I am happy.
(n.) a thing used to make sounds and music; e.g. piano, saxophone
(v.) to rely; place trust Children ___ their parents.
(n.) a musical instrument that looks like a big violin and is played sitting down
(n.) a long chord stretched across a musical instrument
(adv.) with great attention
(v.) to send out air from the mouth
in order to
the reason why some action was committed; I came to class everyday ______ get an A+.
(adj.) liked or supported by many people
continuing to happen or continuing to be done Is it ___ raining?
be familiar with
(v.) be knowledgeable about; be educated about
(adj.) known by; I have a dog ______ Spot.
(n.) a group of people or things with similar qualities that make them different from other groups
in a way that abbreviates something The United States is often known as the U.S. ___.
(v.) to be in unison or assent with another
(n.) a large thin book with a paper cover that is usually published once a month or once a week
(n.) a non-reigning male member of a royal family
(adj.) a needed part of something
(n.) the skill to do something She has great English ___.
(v.) to produce noise
(n.) a person who performs hip hop music
(v.) to combine
(n.) a black vinyl disc that is played to listen to a song
as long as
to do something because the act will cause something else to happen You will pass the test ______________ you study hard.
do not mind
(v.) to not worry about something I am a bad student. I ___ if I fail the exam.
(adj.) very angry