21 terms

Real Reading 3: Chapter 5 and Chapter 8

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allow
to let someone do or have something, or let something happen
charge
to ask someone for a particular amount of money for something you are selling
customer
someone who buys goods or services from a shop, company etc
delivery
the act of bringing goods, letters etc to a particular person or place, or the things that are brought
double
to become twice as big or twice as much, or to make something twice as big or twice as much
environment
the air, water, and land on Earth, which can be harmed by man's activities
fuel
a substance such as coal, gas, or oil that can be burned to produce heat or energy
materials
the things that are used for making or doing something
require
to need something
wasteful
using more of something than you should, especially money, time, or effort
competition
an organized event in which people or teams compete against each other
economy
the system by which a country's money and goods are produced and used, or a country considered in this way
entertain
to amuse or interest people in a way that gives them pleasure
festival
a special occasion when people celebrate something such as a religious event, and there is often a public holiday
host
to provide the place and everything that is needed for an organized event:
local
relating to the particular area you live in, or the area you are talking about
mud
wet earth that has become soft and sticky
occur
to happen
population
the number of people living in a particular area, country etc
seek
to try to achieve or get something
tourist
someone who is travelling or visiting a place for pleasure