100 terms

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extent
(n) size or importance of something
regard
(v) think about something in a particular way
present
(n) period of time happening now
text
(n) words in a book, magazine, etc.
cause
(n) something that makes something happen
employment
(n) when someone is paid to work
apart
(adv) separated by a distance or time
appeal
(n) when people are asked to give money, information, or help
parliament
(n) group of people who make laws
terms
(n) rule of an agreement
bar
(n) a small block of something
attack
(n) a violent act intended to do damage
effective
(adj) successful, getting the result you want
mouth
(n) part of the face that eats and talks
down
(prep) lower place
result
(v) to happen because something else happened
fish
(n) animal which lives in water
future
(a) the time which will come
visit
(n) an instance of visiting a place or person
little
(adv) not much or not enough
easily
(adv) with no difficulty
attempt
(v) to try to do something
enable
(v) to make someone or something able to do something
trouble
(n) problems, difficulties
traditional
(adj) following the customs or ways of behaving that have existed for a long time
payment
(n) the act of paying
best
(adv) the most, more than any other
post
(n) the system of sending letters, and parcels
county
(n) an area within Britain, Ireland or the US that has its own local government
lady
(n) polite way of saying woman
holiday
(n) a time when you do not have school or work
realise
(v) to understand something that you did not understand before
chair
(n) a seat for one person with a back and legs
importance
(n) how important something is
facility
(n) a part of a system which makes it possible to do something
complete
(v) to finish doing something
article
(n) a piece of writing in a magazine or newspaper
object
(n) a thing you can see or touch, but is not alive
context
(n) all the facts, opinions, situations relating to a particular thing or event
survey
(n) a group of questions asked to people to get their opinions about a particular topic
notice
(v) to see something and be aware of it
complete
(adj) with all parts
turn
(n) the time when you can or must do something
direct
(adj) going from one place to another without turning or stopping
immediately
(adv) now, without waiting or hesitating
collection
(n) a group of similar objects that have been collected by a person
reference
(n) when you briefly talk or write about something
card
(n) a folded piece of stiff paper with a message inside that you give or send to someone
interesting
(adj) keeping someone's attention because of being unusual, exciting, etc.
considerable
(adj) large or important enough to have an effect
television
(n) box shaped piece of equipment with a screen in front used for watching programs
extend
(v) to make something bigger or longer
communication
(n) the act of communicating
agency
(n) a business that provides a service
physical
(adj) relating to the body
except
(conj) not including something; but
check
(v) to examine something in order to make sure that it is correct
sun
(n) the star that is closest to Earth
species
(n) a group of living things which share similar characteristics
possibility
(n) a chance that something may happen or be true
official
(n) someone who has an important position in an organization
chairman
(n) a man or woman who controls a meeting, company or organization
speaker
(n) a part of radio, stereo or computer that makes sound
second
(n) 1/60 of a minute
career
(n) a job done for a long period of time with the chance to move to a higher position
laugh
(v) the sound you make with your voice when you think something is funny
weight
(n) how heavy something is
sound
(v) to seem to have a particular characteristic (good, bad, interesting...) based on what has been said before
responsible
(adj) to have the duty and obligation to deal with something or someone
base
(n) the bottom part of something
document
(n) a piece of paper with official information on it
return
(n) when someone goes or comes back to a place where they were before
solution
(n) the answer to a problem
medical
(adj) relating to medicine and different ways of curing illness
hot
(adj) having a high temperature
recognise
(v) to know someone or something because you have seen or experienced it before
talk
(n) a conversation between two people
budget
(n) a plan that shows how much money you have and how you will spend it
river
(n) a long, natural area of water that flows across the land and into the sea
fit
(v) to be the right size or shape for someone or something
organization
(n) a group of people who work together for the same purpose
existing
(adj) which exist or are used at the present time
start
(n) the beginning of something
push
(v) to move someone or something by pressing them with your hands or body
tomorrow
(adv) the day after today or on the day after today
requirement
(n) something that is needed or demanded
cold
(adj) having a low temperature
edge
(n) the part around something that is furthest from the centre
opposition
(n) strong disagreement
opinion
(n) a thought or belief about something or someone
drug
(n) an illegal substance that people take to make them feel happy
quarter
(n) one of four equal parts of something; 1/4
option
(n) a choice
sign
(v) to write your name on something to show that you wrote/painted it or to show that you agree to it
worth
(adj) to have a particular value, especially in money
call
(n) when you use the telephone
define
(v) to say exactly what something means, or what someone or something is like
stock
(n) all the goods that are available in a shop
influence
(n) the power to have an effect on things
occasion
(n) a time when something happens