72 terms

FOV1 - unit 3

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crew
a group of people with special skills who work together
battery
an object that provides a supply of electricity for something such as a radio, car, or toy
refrigerator
a large piece of electrical equipment, used for keeping food and drink cool
tablet
a pad of paper for writing on
mission
an important job that involves traveling somewhere
accent
the way someone pronounces the words of a language
software
the sets of programs that tell a computer how to do a particular job
viable
able to be done or worth doing
flip
to move something with a quick sudden movement so that it is in a different position
portable
able to be carried or moved easily
graphic
connected with or including drawing, printing, or designing
scan
to use a piece of equipment that passes an electrical beam over something; to take a picture of what is inside
magnetic
capable of attracting iron objects
dialect
a form of a language that is spoken only in one area, with words or grammar that is slightly different from other forms of the same language
trek
journey; long trip; voyage
spark
start; launch; set in motion
feasible
practical; workable; possible
dubious
doubtful; questionable; unpromising
mobile
moveable; not fixed; transportable
convenient
handy; practical; useful
global
international; large-scale; worldwide
dissolve
to melt; liquefy; soften
cope
handle; deal with; manage
oral
spoken; verbal; by mouth
clash
to be in conflict because of very different ideas, beliefs, or opinions
diet
the kind of food that a person or animal eats each day
menu
a list of all the kinds of food that are available for a meal
label
a piece of paper or other material attached to something that gives information about it
handy
useful
relieve
to reduce pain or problems
layout
the way objects in an area are arranged
shelf
a long, flat, narrow board attached to a wall or in a frame or cupboard, used for putting things on
adopt
to decide to start using a particular method, plan, or idea
hint
something that you say or do to suggest an idea to someone, without telling them directly
grab
to get some food or sleep quickly because you are busy
encounter
to experience or deal with something
glance
quick look; glimpse
professor
university teacher; lecturer
architect
designer; builder
indulge
have something nice; treat
donate
give; contribute
impose
force; oblige
gently
softly; carefully
beware
be careful; be cautious
consumer
customer; user
lifestyle
way of life; existence
infrequently
rarely; seldom
classify
categorize; group
squeeze
get liquid from something by pressing it
idiot
stupid person
passionate
liking something a lot
resolve
find a satisfactory way of dealing with a problem or difficulty
hassle
something that is annoying because it causes problems or is difficult to do
curiosity
desire to know about something
persist
continue to do something, although it is difficult or other people oppose it
sting
sharp but usually temporary physical or emotional pain
tolerate
be able to accept something unpleasant or difficult, even though you don't like it
opt
choose one thing or do one thing instead of another
humor
something funny that makes people laugh
irritated
feeling annoyed or impatient
kettle
a container with a lid, handle, and spout, used for boiling and pouring water
frustration
the feeling of being annoyed, upset, or impatient because you cannot control or change a situation, or achieve something
panic
to suddenly feel so frightened that you cannot think clearly or behave sensibly
classic
admired by many people, and having a value that has continued for a long time
illustrate
to make the meaning of something clearer by giving examples
craft
a job or activity in which you make things with your hands, and that you usually need skill to do
bulb
the glass part of an electric light
ornamental
designed to make something look attractive rather than to be used for a particular purpose
device
a machine or tool that does a special job
offset
to use one cost, payment, or amount of something to cancel or reduce the effect of another
loyalty
the quality of always supporting something or somebody
appliance
a piece of equipment, especially electrical equipment, such as a stove or washing machine, used in the home

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