Cambridge Interchange 3 Unit 1

Personality types and qualities, relationships
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acceptance
The action of consenting to receive or undertake something offered.
accomplishment
Something that has been completed successfully usually with much effort.
affection
A gentle feeling of fondness or liking.
attitude
A settled way of thinking or feeling, usually reflected in a person's behavior.
capabilities
The extent of someone's or something's ability:
companionship
A feeling of fellowship or friendship.
compassion
Sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others.
compliment
A polite expression of praise or admiration.
cyber friend
A friend with whom one communicates only through the Internet.
phenomenon
A fact or situation that is observed to exist or happen, especially one whose cause is in question.
respect
deep admiration for someone or something elicited by their abilities, qualities, or achievements.
carefree
Free from anxiety or responsibility.
considerate
Careful not to cause inconvenience or hurt to others.
direct
Extending or moving from one place to another by the shortest way without changing direction or stopping.
easygoing
Relaxed and tolerant in approach or manner.
egotistical
An inflated sense of self-importance or superiority.
encouraging
Give support, confidence, or hope.
friendly
Kind and pleasant.
inflexible
Not flexible; unwilling to change or compromise.
modest
Unassuming or moderate in the estimation of one's abilities or achievements.
neat
A person who arranges things in an orderly, tidy way.
pleasant
Giving a sense of happy satisfaction or enjoyment.
predictable
Behaving or occurring in a way that is expected.
reliable
Consistently good in quality or performance; able to be trusted.
sensititve
Quick to detect or respond to slight changes, signals, or influences
serious
Showing deep thought, not joking.
sociable
Willing to talk and engage in activities with other people; friendly.
steady
Not able to be moved or disturbed easily; stable.
stingy
Not able to be moved or disturbed easily; stable
stubborn
Having or showing determination not to change one's attitude or position on something, even if the other person has good arguments or reasons.
supportive
Providing encouragement or emotional help
temperamental
Unreasonable changes of mood.
drastic
Likely to have a strong or far-reaching effect; radical and extreme.
ideal
Satisfying one's conception of what is perfect; most suitable: "the pool is ideal for a quick dip".
nasty
Highly unpleasant, especially to the senses.
bother
Take the trouble or inconvenience to do something.
brag
Talk with excessive pride and self-satisfaction about one's achievements, possessions, or abilities.
dump
Deposit or dispose of (garbage, waste, or unwanted material), typically in a careless or hurried way.
eliminate
Completely remove or get rid of (something).
find
Discover or perceive by chance or unexpectedly.
during
Throughout a period of time.
What kind of people do you like?
I like people who are open minded.
I love it ______ people are helpful.
when
What would you like to do when you retire?
I'd really like to see the seven wonders of the world.
Do you hate it when people interrupt you?
I don't mind it when people interrupt me.
What else do you like to do?
I also like dancing.
I can't stand it when people are rude.
Me either.
It annoys me when I can't remember a word in English.
I feel the same way.
My favorite thing in the world is money.
For me, my family is the thing I love the most in the world.
I think people with tattoos are bad.
I'm not sure I agree.