24 terms

Unit 11 Multitasking

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audibly
adv. loudly enough for you to hear it
build up
v. to increase or develop, or to make something increase or develop.
channel
n. a particular range of sound waves that can be used to send and receive radio messages
consistently
adv. always having the same beliefs, behavior, attitudes, quality
distracted
adj. losing attention to something
exception
n. someone or something that is not included in a rule, group, or list
in favor of
adj. supportive or approving of something or someone
inefficiency
n. the lack of ability to do something or produce something without wasting materials, time, or energy
long-term
adj. continuing a long time into the future
on the go
adj. very busy
recollection
n. the feeling of remembering something
simultaneously
adv. happening, or being done at exactly the same time
distorted
adj. changed so that it is strange or unclear
drawback
n. a disadvantage or the negative part of a situation
impair
v. to damage something or make it not as good as it should be
on a regular basis
adv. how often something happens or is done
operate
v. to use or control a machine or a piece of equipment
readily
adv. quickly and easily
perception
n. the way you understand or think of something and your beliefs about what it is like
range
n. a number of things that all are different but of the same general type
rural
adj. relating to the countryside and not to towns
rotate
v. to turn with a circular moving around a central point.
switch
v. to change from doing or using one thing to doing or using another
run risks
v. to do something although something bad might happen because of it