5th Grade Fry Sight Words

5th grade should finish all Fry sight words. It's a critical year to own Fry list. There are 4 groups to work: 7, 8, 9, 10, totally 400 words. The app provides definitions, samples, online exercises, and offline worksheets for each word.

 5th Grade Fry Sight Word List
cross
Group 7 - List 1
adj. angry and annoyed
v. to move, pass, or extend from one side to the other side of (a street, river, etc.).

Example:
He seemed to be very cross about something.
They crossed from England to France.
speak
Group 7 - List 1
v. talk
v. to make a statement in written or printed words

Example:
He was too ill to speak.
It is the first time that I speak in public.
solve
Group 7 - List 1
v. to find the answer; clear up; explain
v. to work out the answer

Example:
This problem is too difficult for me to solve.
It is so clever of you to have solved the puzzle.
appear
Group 7 - List 1
v. to come into sight; become visible
v. to perform publicly, as in a play, dance

Example:
A man suddenly appeared in the doorway.
He appeared as the king in the play.
metal
Group 7 - List 1
n. any usually solid shiny mineral substance which can be shaped by pressure and used for passing an electric current

Example:
Copper and gold are both metals.
The metal frame tends to twist under pressure.
son
Group 7 - List 1
n. a male child or person in relation to his parents

Example:
His wife born him a son.
She will buy him a cardigan if her son asks her to.
either
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adj. one or the other of two
pron: one or the other

Example:
You may sit at either end of the table.
There are two roads into the town, and you can take either.
ice
Group 7 - List 1
n. frozen water
v. freeze

Example:
The pipes were blocked with ice.
He asked the waiter to ice the beer for him.
sleep
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v. to take rest in
n. the natural resting state of unconsciousness of the body

Example:
I didn't sleep well last night.
A growing child needs plenty of sleep.
village
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n. a small community or group of houses in a rural area

Example:
This village is as beautiful as the fairyland.
The small village perched on a hill.
factors
Group 7 - List 1
factor
n. number, except 1, by which a large number can be divided exactly
n. fact, circumstance, etc

Example:
2, 3, 4 and 6 are factors of 12.
They have analyzed various factors.
result
Group 7 - List 1
n. a consequence, effect, or outcome of something
v. occur or follow as the consequence of something

Example:
We desperately need a result from this match.
These toxic blooms result from changes in the ocean water.
jumped
Group 7 - List 1
v. leap; to rise suddenly or quickly;move suddenly and quickly

Example:
He jumped from his seat when she entered.
The horse jumped the fence.
snow
Group 7 - List 1
n. precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals

Example:
The snow has frozen hard on the road.
It was snowing heavily.
ride
Group 7 - List 1
v. to sit on and manage (a horse, bicycle, etc.)
n. a journey made on horseback, on a bicycle or motorcycle, or in a vehicle

Example:
I can ride a bicycle, and I can drive a car, but I can not ride a horse.
Did you enjoy your ride?
care
Group 7 - List 1
v. feel concern or interest
n. worry, anxiety, or concern

Example:
He doesn't care what others say.
He was never free from care.
floor
Group 7 - List 1
n. the lower surface of a room, on which one may walk
n. a level of a building

Example:
He dropped the cup and it smashed on the floor.
He lives on the eighth floor.
hill
Group 7 - List 1
n. a natural elevation of the earth's surface, smaller than a mountain
v. form (something) into a heap

Example:
Trees crowned the hill.
Would you please hill the leaves in the backyard?
pushed
Group 7 - List 1
push
v. exert force on (someone or something), typically with one's hand
n. an act of exerting force on someone or something

Example:
She pushed her glass toward him.
He closed the door with a push.

baby
Group 7 - List 1
n. an infant or very young child
adj. small; comparatively little

Example:
His wife's just had a baby.
She has a baby car.
buy
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n. a purchase
v. obtain in exchange for payment.; purchase

Example:
The wine is a good buy at $3.49.
It takes a lot of money to buy a house.
century
Group 7 - List 1
n. a period of 100 years

Example:
A century ago most people walked to work.
The palace was built in the fifteenth century.
outside
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adj. the surface, or part; exterior
prep. on or toward the outside of

Example:
The outside of the house needs painting.
There was a noise outside the door.
everything
Group 7 - List 1
pron. all things; all the things of a group or class
n. something that is extremely or most important

Example:
He taught me everything I know.
Money is his everything.
tall
Group 7 - List 1
adj. having a great height; of more than average stature
adj. having more than usual length

Example:
She's tall for her age.
He carried a tall walking stick.
already
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adv. now; so soon; so early
adv. by this or that time

Example:
Is it noon already?
When we came in, we found they had already arrived.
instead
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adv. as a replacement
adv. in preference

Example:
We ordered tea but were served coffee instead.
The city has its pleasures, but she wished instead for the quiet of country life.
phrase
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n. a group of words without a finite verb, especially when they are used to form part of a sentence
v. say; express in the stated way

Example:
That's exactly the phrase I was looking for myself.
I phrased my request very carefully.
soil
Group 7 - List 2
n. the portion of the earth's surface consisting of disintegrated rock and humus
v. to insult, as with disgrace

Example:
Blueberries need very acid soil.
Her words soiled his reputation.
bed
Group 7 - List 2
n. a piece of furniture for sleep or rest
v. to have sleeping accommodations

Example:
We want to buy a large double bed.
He says we can bed there for the night.
copy
Group 7 - List 2
n. a thing made to be similar or identical to another
v. make a similar or identical version of; reproduce

Example:
The problem is telling which is the original document and which the copy.
Each form had to be copied and sent to a different department.
free
Group 7 - List 2
adj. able to do something at will; at liberty
adv. without cost or payment

Example:
You are free to go or stay.
The gallery is open free.
hope
Group 7 - List 2
v. to feel that something desired may happen
n. a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen

Example:
We hope for an early spring.
The medicine was her last hope.
spring
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n. the season after winter and before summer
v. move or jump suddenly or rapidly upward or forward

Example:
In spring the garden is a feast of blossom.
I sprang out of bed.

case
Group 7 - List 2
n. the actual state of things
n. instance of a disease or an injury

Example:
This is a case of poor judgment.
A case of measles kept him in bed.
laughed
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laugh
v. to express pleasure, derision
n. a source of fun, amusement

Example:
She couldn't help laughing at his jokes.
That's a laugh, the idea of you cooking a meal!

nation
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n. the territory or country itself

Example:
The president spoke to the nation about the new tax.
Australia is an English speaking nation.
quite
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adv. completely, wholly, or entirely
adv. to some degree; fairly

Example:
It's quite out of the question.
It was quite good, but not perfect.
type
Group 7 - List 2
n. a category of people or things having common characteristics
v. write (something) on a computer by pressing the keys

Example:
This is some type of mushroom.
He typed out the second draft.
themselves
Group 7 - List 2
pron. an emphatic form of them or they

Example:
The authors themselves left the theater.
They washed themselves quickly.
temperature
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n. the degree of hotness or coldness of a body or environment

Example:
The temperature has stayed hot this week.
The food should be kept at low temperature.
bright
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adj. full of light; shining
adj. full of life; cheerful; happy

Example:
A bright rainbow arched above.
Everything looks bright.
lead
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v. to go before or with to show the way
n. position in advance of others

Example:
He leads a group on a cross-country hike.
He took the lead in the race.
everyone
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pron. every person; everybody

Example:
Everyone says she has good temper.
Everyone was tired with the exception of John.
method
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n. a way of doing something

Example:
There are three possible methods of repairing this motor.
I have a simple and easy method.
section
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n. a part that is cut off or separated

Example:
The report has a section on accidents at work.
A desk with a top section for books.
lake
Group 7 - List 2
n. a body of water surrounded by land

Example:
Boys were swimming in the lake.
The garden reaches the lake.
iron
Group 7 - List 2
n. a strong, hard magnetic silvery-gray metal
adj. stern; harsh; cruel

Example:
The huge, iron gate was locked.
It will take weeks to get all the wrinkle iron out.
within
Group 7 - List 2
adv. inside; indoors
prep. in the course or period of, as in time

Example:
The fire was burning on the hearth within.
I'll be coming within an hour.
dictionary
Group 7 - List 2
n. a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them

Example:
I'll look up ‘love’ in the dictionary.
You could always use a dictionary.
hair
Group 7 - List 3
n. any of the fine threadlike strands growing from the skin of humans, and some animals
n. a very small amount, degree, as of time or space

Example:
Don't mess up my hair, I've just combed it.
He lost the race by a hair.

age
Group 7 - List 3
n. the length of time that a person has lived or a thing has existed
n. a certain time in history

Example:
His age is 20 years.
Those animals lived in the Middle Ages.
amount
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n. the sum total of two or more quantities
n. a sum of money

Example:
We've received a great amount of information.
The amount of your bill is $300.
scale
Group 7 - List 3
n. a balance or any of various other instruments or devices for weighing
v. to weigh

Example:
We gave the parents a baby scale.
He tips the scales at 190 lbs.
pounds
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pound
n. a unit of weight in general use equal to 16 oz. avoirdupois (0.4536 kg)
v. strike heavily and repeatedly

Example:
I lost several pounds last month.
Patrick pounded on a door with his fists.
although
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conj. in spite of the fact that; even though

Example:
Although the sun was shining it wasn't that warm.
Although he failed, he has done his best.
per
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prep. for each; for every
adv. each; for each one

Example:
A gas station that charges $1.29 per gallon.
The charge for window-washing was five dollars per.
broken
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adj. violently separated into small pieces;damaged
v. break: cause to separate into pieces as a result of a blow, shock

Example:
Can you glue the broken vase together?
The rope broke when they were climbing.
moment
Group 7 - List 3
n. an indefinitely short period of time; instant
n. the present time or any other particular time

Example:
I'll be with you in a moment.
He is busy at the moment.
tiny
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a. very small

Example:
We all bundled into the tiny car.
He feels boxed in, living in that tiny flat.
possible
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adj. able to be done
adj. may be true or may be the case

Example:
I'll do everything possible to help you.
It is possible that he has already gone.
gold
Group 7 - List 3
n. precious yellow metal used for making coins, ornaments, jewelry, etc

Example:
Gold is found in rock and streams.
Johnson got the gold medal in the 100 meters.
milk
Group 7 - List 3
n. a white nutritious liquid secreted by mammals and used as food by human beings

Example:
Do you take milk and sugar in your tea?
John has to milk the cow early in the morning.
quiet
Group 7 - List 3
adj. making little or no noise
v. make or become silent, calm, or still

Example:
When you are in a library, you must be quiet.
There are ways of quieting kids down.
natural
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adj. of or being what exists or happens ordinarily in the world, especially not caused, made, or controlled by people

Example:
She has a natural wave in her hair.
I prefer to see animals living in their natural state.
lot
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adv. a great deal; much
n. very much

Example:
My life is a lot better now.
There was lots of money in my wallet.
stone
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n. a rock or particular piece or kind of rock

Example:
The houses are built of stone.
A stone wall surrounds the palace.
act
Group 7 - List 3
v. do something
n. anything done; performance

Example:
Think well before you act.
This act had to get a strong support from them.
build
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v. make or construct something by putting parts or material together
n. shape and size (of the human body)

Example:
It takes a lot of labour to build a railway.
She really did not have the build for a ballerina.
middle
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n. the position at an equal distance from the sides
adj. in or nearly in the center

Example:
She stood alone in the middle of the street.
The man has reached middle age.
speed
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n. full rate of motion
v. move quickly

Example:
The car gets to speed in just nine seconds.
We'd better speed up if we want to get there in time.
count
Group 7 - List 3
v. add up
n. calculation

Example:
He counted his tickets and found he had ten.
I started to count the stars I could see.
consonant
Group 7 - List 3
n. a speech sound that is not a vowel
adj. in agreement

Example:
She asked me to pronounce each vowel and consonant clearly.
The findings are consonant with other research.
someone
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pron. some person; somebody

Example:
There's someone at the door.
Someone has to lock up the house.
sail
Group 7 - List 3
v. travel on water (a body of water) in a ship or boat
n. a piece of material extended on a mast to catch the wind and propel a boat, ship

Example:
This ship sails for New York on Monday.
The sailors heaved at rope to tighten the sail.
rolled
Group 7 - List 4
roll
v. to move along a surface by turning over and over, as a ball or a wheel
v. to drive

Example:
The dog rolled on the floor.
The wind rolled the waves high on the beach.
bear
Group 7 - List 4
n. a large, heavy, mammal that walks on the soles of its feet, with thick fur and a very short tail
v. to hold up under; be capable of

Example:
The hunter slashed at the bear with his knife.
His claim doesn't bear close examination.
wonder
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v. to doubt
n. something strange and surprising

Example:
I wonder if she'll really get here.
It is a wonder he declined such an offer.
smiled
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smile
v. to regard with favor
n. to assume a facial expression indicating pleasure, favor, or amusement

Example:
Luck smiled on us that night.
Her smile makes her even more beautiful.
angle
Group 7 - List 4
n. the space within two lines or three or more planes diverging from a common point; a viewpoint; standpoint
v. to turn sharply in a different direction

Example:
He looked at the problem only from his own angle.
The road angles to the right.
fraction
Group 7 - List 4
n. a numerical quantity that is not a whole numbers; a very small amount; a little bit

Example:
It was only a fraction away from completion.
I can only pay a fraction of my bill.
Africa
Group 7 - List 4
n. a continent S of Europe and between the Atlantic and Indian oceans

Example:
The new movie was shot in Africa.
The Red Sea divides Africa from Asia.
killed
Group 7 - List 4
kill
v. cause the death of
v. overwhelm (someone) with an emotion.

Example:
Her father was killed in a car crash.
The suspense is killing me.
melody
Group 7 - List 4
n. musical sounds in agreeable succession or arrangement

Example:
Her voice was full of melody.
The melody still rang in her ears.
bottom
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n. the lowest point or par
adj. in the lowest position

Example:
I fell right to the bottom of the stairs.
We found the books on the bottom shelf.
trip
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n. journey, especially for pleasure
v. catch one's foot on something and stumble or fall

Example:
They planned to make a wedding trip to Paris.
He tripped over his cat.
hole
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n.an opening through something; gap
n. a small, shabby place

Example:
There is a hole in my sock.
I couldn't live in a hole like that.
poor
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adj. having little or no money, goods, or other means of support

Example:
He was too poor to buy a new coat.
She works hard for the welfare of the poor.

let's
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let us

Example:
Let's meet for a drink sometime.
Let's go.
fight
Group 7 - List 4
v. to contend with in battle or combat; war against
v. beat on somebody each other; quarrel

Example:
England fought Germany.
The men were fighting.
surprise
Group 7 - List 4
n. a sudden unexpected event, fact, or thing
v. occur to with a sudden feeling

Example:
John turned around and looked at me in surprise.
Her beauty surprised me.
French
Group 7 - List 4
a. of or relating to France or its people or language
n. the Romance language of France

Example:
Do you like French films?
Many speak excellent English, but some will speak French as a first language.
died
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die
v. stop living; pass away
v. to pass gradually

Example:
She died of cancer.
The storm slowly died down.
beat
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v. to strike violently or forcefully and repeatedly
v. move regularly

Example:
The rain beat against the car windscreen.
His heart began to beat faster.
exactly
Group 7 - List 4
adv. in every respect; just
adv. used as a reply to confirm or agree with what has just been said

Example:
He will do exactly what he wants.
“You mean that you're going to tell me the truth?” “Exactly.”
remain
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v. be left; continue to exist

Example:
I'll remain here when you go to the airport.
No one can remain youthful forever.
dress
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v. put on one's clothes
n. clothing

Example:
She always dresses in black.
She wears a beautiful evening dress.
cat
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n. small furry domesticated animal often kept as a pet or for catching mice

Example:
The cat lapped up the milk.
It is natural for a cat to catch mice.
couldn't
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cont.of could not


Example:
Jamie e-mailed me to say he couldn't come.
We couldn't have done it without your help.
fingers
Group 7 - List 4
n.any of the terminal members of the hand

Example:
His fingers swept the keys of the piano.
The thin man fingered his mustache.
row
Group 8 - List 1
n. a number of people or things in a more or less straight line
v. move a boat through the water with long poles with flat ends

Example:
A row of trees screened our view.
He likes to row and to play tennis.
least
Group 8 - List 1
adv. to the smallest extent or degree
adj. smallest in size, amount, extent

Example:
My best number was the one I had practiced the least.
He gave the least amount of money of anyone.
catch
Group 8 - List 1
v. to seize or capture; take and hold
n. a device for securing something such as a door, window, or box

Example:
She threw the ball into the air and caught it again
The window catch was rusty.
climbed
Group 8 - List 1
climb
n. an event that involves rising to a higher point
v. go up or advance

Example:
It was a long climb to the top of the hill.
We began to climb the hill.
wrote
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write
v. mark (letters, words, or other symbols) on a surface, typically paper, with a pen, pencil
v. compose

Example:
He wrote his name on the paper.
I didn't know you wrote poetry.
shouted
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shout
v. utter a loud call or cry
n. a loud call or cry

Example:
She shouted for joy.
He gave a shout for help.
continued
Group 8 - List 1
adj. without stop or interruption
v. continue: persist in an activity or process

Example:
We are watching a continued TV series.
He was unable to continue with his job.
itself
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pron. a reflexive form of it
pron. an emphatic appositive of it

Example:
The battery recharges itself.
Even without flowers, the bowl itself is beautiful.
else
Group 8 - List 1
adj. other than the persons or things mentioned
adv. if not (usually preceded by or)

Example:
What else could I have done?
It's a macaw, or else I don't know birds.
plains
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plain
adj. simple or ordinary in character
adv. clearly and simply

Example:
She has a plain face.
He's just plain stupid.
gas
Group 8 - List 1
n. anything that is like air

Example:
Gas is now widely used for cooking and heating.
We finally drove up to a gas station.
England
Group 8 - List 1
n. a division of the United Kingdom

Example:
Prince Charles will be the next king of England.
Are you from the America or from the England?
burning
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adj. very hot; on fire
v. burn: (of a fire) flame or glow while consuming a material such as coal or wood; be on fire

Example:
The water was burning.
Half the candle had burnt away.
design
Group 8 - List 1
n. a plan or drawing produced to show the look and function of a building, or other object before it is built or made
v. plan or develop for a certain purpose

Example:
He has just unveiled his design for the new museum.
He did it whether by accident or design.
joined
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join
v. link; connect
v. to take part with others

Example:
The tap was joined to a pipe.
Let's all join in.


foot
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n. the movable part of the body at the end of the leg, below the ankles, on which a person or animal stands
v. to walk

Example:
I hurt my foot while playing football.
We'll have to foot it.
law
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n. rule established by authorities or custom, regulating the behaviour of members of a community, country

Example:
They were taken to court for breaking the law.
The manager laid down the law to the workers.
ears
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n. the organ of hearing

Example:
The hat completely covers his ears.
A hungry belly has no ears.
glass
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n. the ordinary variety used for windows and bottles

Example:
I cut my hand on some broken glass.
The inn has a long balcony, now glassed in.
you're
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you are

Example:
You're all caught up.
You're right.
grew
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grow
v. increase; become

Example:
Our friendship grew from common interests.
He would watch Nick grow to manhood.
skin
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n. the natural outer covering of an animal or human body

Example:
I use body lotion to keep my skin soft.
She skinned her knee.
valley
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n. a low area of land between hills or mountains

Example:
The river twines through the valley.
He has a large farm in the Mississippi Valley.
cents
Group 8 - List 1
cent
n. a monetary unit of the US, Canada, and various other countries, equal to one hundredth of a dollar, euro, or other decimal currency unit

Example:
I don't have a cent with me.
We have to keep track of every cent we spend.
key
Group 8 - List 1
n. metal instrument shaped so that it will move the bolt of a lock
adj. chief; major; important; essential; fundamental

Example:
He put the key in the lock and turned it.
He is a key person in the company.
president
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n. the elected head of a republican state
n. head of a bank, business firm, etc

Example:
President Lincoln was born poor.
She's a past president of the club.
brown
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n. a color produced by mixing red, yellow, and black
adj. of the color of earth, wood, or coffee

Example:
The girl was dressed in brown from top to toe.
He had brown skin.
trouble
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n. difficulty or problems
v. to put to inconvenience, exertion, pains

Example:
I had trouble finding somewhere to park.
May I trouble you to shut the door?
cool
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adj. fairly cold; chill; cold
n. a fairly low temperature

Example:
It'll be a cool afternoon.
I like to feel the cool of the early morning.
cloud
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n. a visible collection of particles of water or ice suspended in the air
v.to overshadow; darken

Example:
The sun had disappeared behind a cloud.
The hardships of war cloud his childhood memories.
lost
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adj. unable to find one's way
v. lose: no longer possible or open to

Example:
Help! We're lost!
The opportunity was lost to him.
sent
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send
v. to cause, permit, or enable to go
v. to produce; bear; yield

Example:
They sent their son to college.
Those plants send forth new leaves.
symbols
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symbol
n. something used for or regarded as representing something else

Example:
These symbols mean nothing to me.
The white bird is a symbol of freedom.
wear
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v. have on one's body as clothing or for some other purpose
n. a covering designed to be worn on a person's body

Example:
He was wearing a dark suit.
The carpet will stand any amount of wear.
bad
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adj. not good in any manner or degree

Example:
There is no such thing as a bad boy.
He wanted it bad enough to steal it.
save
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v. to rescue from danger or possible harm, injury, or loss
v. to lay up money as the result of economy

Example:
The doctor managed to save his life.
I will try to save as much as I can.
experiment
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n. a test
v. to try or test, especially in order to discover or prove something

Example:
The researchers are repeating the experiment on rats.
She experimented on chickens as well as mice.
engine
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n. a machine with moving parts that converts power into motion

Example:
There must be something wrong with the engine of my car.
The engine of the car is out of action.
alone
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adj. having no one else present
adv. as the only one or ones

Example:
She was alone that evening.
She prefers to live alone.
drawing
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n. art of representing objects by lines
v. draw: make pictures; design with a pen, chalk

Example:
You jogged my elbow and spoiled what I was drawing.
Do not draw the map, just write the answer.
east
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n. point of the horizon where the sun rises

Example:
The sun rises in the east and sets in the west.
Take the east road, it's the shortest way.
choose
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v. pick out, select from a number of alternatives
v. to select from two or more possibilities

Example:
She chose Sunday for her departure.
Accepted by several colleges, the boy chose carefully.
single
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adj. only one
n. one person or thing

Example:
He was the single survivor.
His first single topped the charts for six weeks.
touch
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v. to put the hand, finger
n. the sense of feeling by which an object is known to be hard, smooth, rough

Example:
He touched the iron cautiously.
The blind have a keen sense of touch.
information
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n. knowledge gained through study, communication, research, instruction, etc


Example:
His wealth of general information is amazing.
We are able to get the information we need from the Internet.
express
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v. to put (thought) into words; utter or state
n. very fast train; service for carrying goods quickly

Example:
He doesn't express an idea clearly.
We have to change here for an express.
mouth
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n. the opening through which an animal or human takes in food
v. move one's lips as if saying (words) but without making any sound

Example:
Her mouth is her best feature.
She silently mouthed her answer so as not to wake her napping child.
yard
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n. unit of length equal to 3 feet or 0.9144 metre
n. enclosed or partly enclosed space near or round a building or group of buildings, often paved

Example:
One yard is nearly a meter in length.
Part of the yard had been walled off.
equal
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adj. being the same in quantity, size, degree, or value
n. the same person or quantity

Example:
It is equal to me whether he comes or not.
They are my equals in age.
decimal
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adj. on or counted in tens or tenths; based on ten
n. a number like .2, .48, .05, etc

Example:
Most countries have a decimal currency.
What kind of decimal is called a repeating decimal ?
yourself
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pron. a reflexive form of you
pron. you personally (used to emphasize the person being addressed)

Example:
Help yourselves, boys!
You're going to have to do it yourself.
control
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n. the power to influence or direct people's behavior
v. determine the behavior or supervise the running of

Example:
Don't worry, we have everything under control.
The firemen were unable to control the blaze.
practice
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v. to perform or do habitually
n. habit; custom

Example:
I need to practice my French.
It is not the practice here for men to wear long hair.
report
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n. an account or statement describing in detail an event, situation
v. make (something) known; write or give an account of (a piece of news)

Example:
This is a medical report on the patient.
I shall have to report this to the authorities.
straight
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adj. without a bend, angle, or curve; direct
adv. directly

Example:
Light travels in straight lines.
Come straight away after school.
rise
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v. to get up from a lying, sitting, or kneeling posture
n. an upward movement

Example:
With great effort he rose to his knees.
The bird has a display flight of steep flapping rises.
statement
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n. a clear expression of something in speech or writing
n. a single sentence

Example:
Do you agree with this statement?
I agree with everything you said except for your last statement.
stick
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n. a thin piece of wood
v. push a sharp or pointed object into (something)

Example:
Hayes picked up a fallen stick and twirled it idly between his fingers.
He stuck his fork into the sausage.
party
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n. a group of people gathered together for pleasure
n. a group of people who have the same ideas about politics

Example:
It's my idea to hold the party outside the house.
The party split up into small groups.
seeds
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seed
n. a small hard object produced by most plants, from which a new plant of the same kind can grow

Example:
If you plant a seed it will grow into a new plant.
She seeded the grapes.
suppose
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v. accept as true or probable; imagine; assume
v. to think or hold as an opinion

Example:
I suppose I got there about half past eleven.
What do you suppose he will do?
woman
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n. an adult human female

Example:
I find her a very agreeable woman.
The poor woman went to work as usual.
coast
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n. the part of the land near the sea
v. (of a person or vehicle) move easily without using power

Example:
They live on the coast, a few miles from the sea.
We cut off the car engine and coasted for a while.
bank
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n. a business organization which performs services connected with money
n. the land alongside or sloping down to a river or lake

Example:
He has a large deposit in the bank.
Willows lined the bank.
period
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n. a length or portion of time

Example:
He had long periods of depression.
Mary was restored to health after a period of medical treatment.
wire
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n. metal that has been formed into a thin flexible threadlike rod

Example:
The rope was not strong enough, so we used wire.
The kids are taught how to wire a plug.
pay
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n. money received for work
v. give (someone) money for goods, services, etc

Example:
His pay goes up every year.
How much did you pay?
clean
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adj. free from dirt
v. make (something or someone) free of dirt

Example:
She bathed and put on a clean dress.
"Clean your teeth properly after meals!"


visit
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v. go to see and spend time with (someone) socially
n. a chat or talk

Example:
I came to visit my grandmother.
We had a good visit on the way back from the grocery store.
bit
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n. a small piece, part, or quantity of something
v. bite: use the teeth to cut into something in order to eat it

Example:
The girl gave the bird a bit of bread.
They are badly bitten by mosquitoes.
whose
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pron. of whom; belonging to whom
adj. the possessive case of which used as an adjective

Example:
Whose umbrella did you take?
Whose life have you touched today?
received
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adj. widely accepted as true or worthy
v. receive: be given, presented with, or paid (something)

Example:
The received wisdom is that they cannot win.
Most businesses will receive a tax cut.

garden
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n. a piece of ground, often near a house, used for growing flowers, fruit, or vegetables

Example:
Mary talked with me across the garden fence.
He's been gardening all day.
please
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v. cause to feel happy and satisfied
adv. used in polite requests or questions

Example:
He arranged a fishing trip to please his son.
Please address letters to the Editor.
strange
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adj. not previously known, seen, felt, heard of, etc
adj. unusual or curious; odd; queer

Example:
I never dreamed of such a strange thing.
It seemed strange that she would leave so early.
caught
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catch
v. be in time for
v. trap after chasing or hunting

Example:
We're just in time to catch the train.
It is natural for a cat to catch mice.
fell
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v. to knock, strike, shoot, or cut down
n. the amount of timber cut down in one season

Example:
The lumberman will fell these great trees.
This is the famous Lakeland Fells.
team
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n. a group of players forming one side in a competitive game or sport

Example:
For the most part, hockey is truly a team game in a sports world.
He didn't want to team up with anybody.
God
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n. being or spirit that is believed to have power over nature and control over human affairs
int. used for emphasis or to express emotions

Example:
Poseidon was the Greek god of the sea.
Oh, my god! I cleared all my data.
captain
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n. the person in command of a ship
v. lead; command

Example:
The captain told the sailors to go below.
Who will captain the team?
direct
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v. to manage or guide by advice, helpful information
adj. with nothing or no one in between

Example:
He directed the company through a difficult time.
Keep product away from direct sunlight and store in a dry cool place.
ring
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n. a small circular piece of metal, especially gold or silver, that is worn on the finger
v. call

Example:
She wears a diamond ring on her left hand.
I am sorry-she's out. Can you ring again later?
serve
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v. help with food or drink
n. a turn of hitting the ball to start play

Example:
They serve wine instead of beer.
Whose serve is it now?
child
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n. a boy or girl; a son or daughter; a baby or infant

Example:
He's still but a child.
All my children are married.
desert
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n. barren land, with very little water and vegetation, often sand-covered
v. leave without help or support

Example:
Two thirds of the country is dry or desert.
He deserted his wife and daughter and went back to England.
increase
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v. to become greater, as in number, size, strength, or quality
n. a rise in amount, numbers, or degree

Example:
Sales of automobiles increased last year.
There was a steady increase in population.
history
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n. past events

Example:
I'd like you to fill out this medical history form.
I am very interested in local history.
cost
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n. an amount that has to be spent to buy something
v. to require the payment of (money or something else of value) in an exchange

Example:
we are able to cover the cost of the event.
That camera cost $200.

maybe
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adv. perhaps; possibly

Example:
Maybe I won't go back.
“Is it true?”“Maybe,I'm not sure.”
business
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n. an occupation, profession, or trade
n. something with which a person is rightfully concerned

Example:
His business is poultry farming.
What they are doing is none of my business.
separate
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v. to keep apart or divide
adj. being or standing apart; distant

Example:
Those farmers separate two fields by a fence.
The desert has widely separate oases.

break
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v. to smash, split, or divide into parts violently
n. a sudden dash or rush, as toward something

Example:
He broke a vase.
When the rain lessened, I made a break for home.
uncle
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n. the brother of your father or mother

Example:
My uncle used to commute ten miles to the city.
My uncle has an apple orchard.
hunting
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n. the pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport
v. hunt: pursue and kill (a wild animal) for sport or food

Example:
We'll go hunting in the afternoon.
In the autumn they hunted deer.
flow
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v. to move along in a stream
n. a steady, continuous stream of something

Example:
The river flowed slowly to the sea.
She eased the car into the flow of traffic.
lady
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n. a woman who is refined, polite, and well-spoken

Example:
She may be poor and have little education, but she's a real lady.
She's a very sweet old lady.
students
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student
n. a person who is studying at a school; pupil

Example:
The lazy student never do his homework on time.
No student is to leave the room.
human
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n. a man, woman, or child, not an animal
adj. having or showing the better qualities of man; kind

Example:
He was the only human on the island.
The accident was caused by human error.
art
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n. studying and making beautiful things
n. great skill

Example:
I am studying art at Stockholm University.
Dance is an exciting art form.
feeling
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n. an emotional state or reaction
adj. sensitive

Example:
It gave me a feeling of satisfaction.
He had a warm and feeling heart.
supply
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v. make (something needed or wanted) available to someone; provide
n. a stock of a resource

Example:
The farm supplies apples to cider makers.
The storm cut off our water supply.
corner
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n. a place or angle where two or more sides meet
v. gain control of the buying, selling or production of goods

Example:
Jan sat at one corner of the table.
He wants to corner the beer market.

electric
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Example:
Electric trains have taken the place of steam trains in Britain.
A wire conveys an electric current.
insects
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insect
n. a small creature such as an ant or fly

Example:
Most insect do not live in polar region.
Be careful. The insect has stings.
crops
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crop
n. a cultivated plant that is grown as food
v. cut short

Example:
The main crops were oats and barley.
The sheep cropped the lawn.
tone
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n. any sound considered with reference to its quality, pitch, strength
n. the quality or character of the sound produced by a particular instrument or singing voice

Example:
He often speaks in an arrogant tone.
This violin has a very good tone.
hit
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v. to come against with an impact or collision
n. successful attempt or performance

Example:
The car hit the tree.
The play is a hit.
sand
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n. mass of very fine fragments of rock

Example:
Ouch! The sand is so hot! I can burn my feet.
The roads were sanded after the snowstorm.
doctor
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n. a person licensed to practice medicine
n. person who has received the highest university degree

Example:
I have an appointment at the doctors.
Mr. Smith is a Doctor of Law.
provide
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v. make available for use; supply
v. to make arrangements for supplying means of support, money

Example:
Nature does not provide everything we want.
He provided for his children in his will.
thus
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adv. as a result or consequence of this; therefore
adv. to this point; so


Example:
It is late, and thus you must go.
The website has been cracked three times thus far.
won't
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will not


Example:
He won't see you now.
I won't say no.
cook
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v. prepare for eating by applying heat

Example:
Shall I cook dinner tonight?
The restaurant hired a new cook.
bones
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bone
n. any of the pieces of hard, whitish tissue making up the skeleton in humans and other animals

Example:
His injuries included many broken bones.
He broke a bone in his leg.
mall
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n. a large building or series of connected buildings containing a variety of retail stores and typically also restaurants

Example:
The mall is only one mile away from here.
We are going to build a shopping mall in this area.
board
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n. a long, thin, flat piece of wood
v. get on or into (a ship, aircraft, or other vehicle)

Example:
Loose boards creaked as I walked on them.
We boarded the plane for New York.
modern
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adj. of the present or recent times
n. a person who advocates or practices a departure from traditional styles or values

Example:
I put her in the top rank of modern novelists.
Education is essential to modern men.
compound
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adj. composed of two or more parts
n. thing made up of two or more separate things combined together

Example:
Soap is a compound substance.
Common salt is a compound of sodium and chlorine.
mine
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pron. something that belongs to me
n. an excavation in the earth for extracting coal

Example:
You go your way and I'll go mine.
That coal mine is no longer worked.
wasn't
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was not

Example:
I wasn't sure you heard me.
I wasn't the only one asking questions
fit
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adj. adapted or suited
v. be of the right shape and size for

Example:
This water isn't fit for drinking.
Those jeans still fit me.
addition
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n. the action or process of adding something to something else

Example:
The hotel has been extended with the addition of more rooms.
She has two cars and in addition a motorboat.
belong
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v. to be in the relation of a member
v. to be the property of

Example:
He belongs to the Knights of Columbus.
The book belongs to her.
safe
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adj. out of danger; not able to be hurt
n.a steel or iron box for money, jewels, papers

Example:
It is not safe to drive like that, you must slow down.
All valuables should be kept in the safe.
soldiers
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soldier
n. a person who serves in an army
n. a person of military skill or experience

Example:
His son is a soldier in a cavalry regiment.
George Washington was a great soldier.
guess
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v. form an opinion or make a statement about something without definite knowledge
n. an estimate

Example:
I don't really know, I'm just guessing.
My guess is that he didn't come because his parents wouldn't let him do.
silent
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adj. making no sound; quiet
adj. not speaking or using spoken expression

Example:
The cat moved on silent feet.
Would you be good enough to keep silent?
trade
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v. buy and sell goods and services
n. the action of buying and selling goods and services

Example:
My litter brother wanted to trade his book for my candy.
She made a good trade.
rather
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adv. to a moderate extent; quite
adv. in some degree

Example:
These shoes are rather too big.
I rather thought you would regret it.
compare
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v. show or find out in what ways two or more things are like each other or are different from each

Example:
I compared the copy with the original, but there was not much difference.
Her beauty is beyond compare.
crowd
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n. a large number of persons gathered closely together
v. fill with

Example:
A huge crowd gathered in the street outside.
The dance floor was crowded with youths.
poem
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n. a piece of writing, arranged in patterns of lines and of sounds, expressing some thought, feeling, or human experience in imaginative language

Example:
The poem showed great intensity of feeling.
Can you make sense of this poem?
enjoy
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v. take pleasure in; to find or experience pleasure for

Example:
She seems to enjoy herself at everything she does.
Now that I am free, I can enjoy music for a while.
elements
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element
n. a simple chemical
n. a quality which can be noticed

Example:
Carbon is an element, while carbon dioxide is a compound.
Honesty, industry and kindness are elements of a good life.
indicate
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v. to be a sign of; evidence; show
v. to state or express, especially in a general way

Example:
His hesitation really indicates his doubt about the venture.
He indicated his disapproval but did not go into detail.
except
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prep: not including
conj: apart from; but; unless

Example:
They were all there except me.
I didn't tell him anything, except that I needed the money.
expect
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v. regard (something) as likely to happen

Example:
We expect the best.
I expect to read it.
flat
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adv. in or to a horizontal position
adj. smooth and level

Example:
He was lying flat on his back.
He sliced the bread into thin and flat pieces.
seven
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n. a cardinal number, 6 plus 1; 7

Example:
There are seven continents in the world.
The baby weighed seven pounds at birth.
interesting
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adj. exciting and holding the attention

Example:
This book is interesting.
He wrote an interesting storybook for children.
sense
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n. one of the faculties of sight, smell, hearing, taste, and touch
v. have a feeling, without being told directly

Example:
My sense of smell tells me that dinner is ready.
The horse sensed danger and stopped.
string
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n. narrow cord made of threads twisted together and used to tie, fasten
v. to connect in or as in a line; arrange in a series

Example:
He tied a string on his finger to jog his memory.
She knows how to string words together.

blow
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n. a hard stroke with the open or closed hand or with a weapon
v. (of wind) move creating an air current

Example:
Bill knocked him down with one blow.
A cold wind began to blow.
famous
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adj. known about by many people
adj. first-rate; excellent

Example:
The country is famous for its natural beauty.
The singer gave a famous performance.
value
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n.relative worth, or importance
v. to regard or esteem highly

Example:
This piece of land has greatly increased in value.
He values her friendship.
wings
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n. either of the pair of parts that a bird, insect, bat, etc. used to fly

Example:
The bird flapped its wings and flew away.
A bird came winging around the corner.
movement
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n. a particular act of changing position or place
n. moving or being moved; action; activity

Example:
Downward movement is much faster than upward one.
The periodic movement of the moon round the earth takes 28 days.
pole
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n. a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic
v. to make (an extra-base hit) by batting the ball hard and far

Example:
The flag is attached to a pole.
He poled a triple to deep right-center.
exciting
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adj. causing great interest or enthusiasm

Example:
The race itself is very exciting.
Hearing the exciting news, tears flowed from his eyes.
branches
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branch
n. one of the parts of a tree that grow out from the trunk
v. to expand or extend, as business activities

Example:
He cut off the branches from the trunk.
The bank has plans to branch throughout the state.
thick
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adj. of relatively great distance or between opposite sides

Example:
The mountain was covered with a thick layer of snow.
The fog was so thick that we couldn't see anything.
blood
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n. red liquid flowing through the body

Example:
The wounded man was covered with blood.
The nurse took a sample of my blood for tests.
lie
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v. have one's body in a flat position
n. an untrue statement

Example:
He had to lie down for a while to rest his legs.
The lie that you told reflects on your honesty.
spot
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n. particular place or area
v. recognize (someone or something) that one is searching for

Example:
Let's meet at this spot tomorrow.
Andrew spotted the ad in the paper.

bell
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n. a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck

Example:
The bell is ringing.
The church bell tolled the hour.
fun
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n. enjoyment or playfulness
adj. amusing, entertaining, or enjoyable

Example:
She's full of fun.
It was a fun evening.
loud
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adj. making a lot of noise that you can hear clearly
adv. with a great deal of volume

Example:
They were kept awake by loud music.
They shouted as loud as they could.
consider
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v. to think carefully about, especially in order to make a decision
v. to think, believe, or suppose

Example:
He considered the cost before buying the new car.
We consider his reply unsatisfactory.
suggested
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suggest
v. put forward for consideration
v. to bring before a person's mind indirectly

Example:
I suggest that we wait a day or two.
I didn't tell him to leave, I only suggested it.
thin
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adj. having little fat on the body, not fat
adj. having a small than average distance between opposite surface; not stick

Example:
She is thin in the face.
The ice on the pond is too thin for skating.
position
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n. a place where someone or something is located or has been put
v. put or arrange (someone or something) in a particular place or way

Example:
Can you find our position on this map?
He pulled out a chair and positioned it between them.
entered
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enter
v. come or go into
v. to make a beginning

Example:
She entered the kitchen.
We have entered upon a new phase in history.
fruit
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n. any product of plant growth useful to humans or animals

Example:
Fresh fruit and vegetables provide fiber and vitamins.
The apple trees are fruiting early this year.
tied
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v. connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
v. achieve the same score as another competitor

Example:
Her hair was tied back with a ribbon.
He tied for second in the league.
rich
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adj. having a great deal of money or assets; wealthy

Example:
Most of these artists are already quite rich.
The rich are not necessarily happy.
dollars
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dollar
n. the basic monetary unit

Example:
I have a half dollar but no small coins.
The total cost will be 126 dollar.
send
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v. cause to go somewhere
v. affect with powerful emotion

Example:
They sent their son to college.
It's the spectacle and music that send us, not the words.
sight
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n. the ability to see
v. see for the first time

Example:
Joseph lost his sight as a baby.
After three days at sea, we sighted land.
chief
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n. a leader or ruler of a people
adj. most important; main

Example:
The chief of the police department demanded severe punishments for criminals.
In USA, New York City is the chief seat of commerce.
Japanese
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adj. of or relating to Japan or its language, culture, or people
n. the language of Japan

Example:
In Italy Japanese manga are very famous.
So now we have a Japanese company, run by a New York-based Briton who speaks no Japanese .
stream
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n. a small, narrow river
v. (of liquid) run or flow in a continuous current in a specified direction

Example:
The stream takes a sudden bend to the east.
She sat with tears streaming down her face.
planets
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planet
n. a large body in space that moves round a star, especially round the sun

Example:
The Earth is a planet.
We all share one and the same planet.
rhythm
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n. a strong, regular, repeated pattern of movement or sound

Example:
I like the exciting rhythm of African drum music.
The rhythm of his heartbeats is normal.
eight
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n. a cardinal number, seven plus one; 7
adj. being one more than seven

Example:
I am eight years old.
There are eight runners in the final race.
science
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n. knowledge which can be made into a system and which usually depends on seeing and testing facts and stating general natural laws

Example:
Science have bring about many change in our lives.
I'll meet you outside the science lab.
major
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adj. important, serious, or significant.
n.a chief or special subject at a university

Example:
The use of drugs is a major problem.
History was my major at college.
observe
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v. see and notice; look at with attention
v. pay attention to rules; follow in practice

Example:
We have to observe carefully what's going on there.
All citizens should observe traffic rules.
tube
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n. a hollow round pipe of metal; soft metal container for pastes, paints
n. underground railway

Example:
She bought a tube of toothpaste.
His wife travels to the office by tube every morning.
necessary
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adj. required to be done, present; needed; essential.

Example:
It is necessary that he be sent there at once.
Do you have the necessary skills for this job?
weight
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n. the heaviness of something, especially as measured by a certain system

Example:
He was at least 175 pounds in weight.
The weight of the coffee is shown on the packet.
meat
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n. the flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food
n. a favorite occupation, activity

Example:
His religion forbids the eating of meat.
Chess is his meat.
lifted
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lift
v. raise to a higher position or level

Example:
He lifted his arm in a gesture of farewell.
One more lift and it's up!
process
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n. a series of actions or steps taken in order to achieve a particular end
v. put something through an industrial or manufacturing process in order to change or treat

Example:
Building a car is a long process.
The computer helps us to process reservation rapidly.
army
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n. a large group of soldiers who fight on land in a war

Example:
He joined the army a year ago.
In the army, the general takes rank of the colonel.
hat
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n. a shaped covering for the head

Example:
He took off the hat and revealed his bald head.
He approached the boss, hat in hand.
property
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n. thing or things owned; possession
n. and and buildings; real estate

Example:
They lost all their property in the fire.
She has a right to the property.
particular
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adj. special or more than usual
n. a small single part of a whole; detail

Example:
I have nothing particular to do this evening.
The account is correct in every particular.
swim
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v. move through the water by moving the limbs, fins, etc

Example:
Let's go swimming.
We went for a swim in the river.
terms
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term
n. one of two or more divisions of a school year, during which instruction is regularly provided
n. a period of time to which limits have been set

Example:
Are there any exams at the end of term?
An American President's term of office is four years.
current
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adj. of the present time; happening now
n. movement of water, air, electricity

Example:
Our talks ran on current political news.
He was swept away by the current.
park
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n. public garden or recreation ground in a town
v. to place (a vehicle) in a certain place for a period of time

Example:
They wanted to know when you would go to the park.
My car is parked over there.
sell
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v. give or hand over (something) in exchange for money

Example:
They had sold the car.
If you are willing to sell, I'll buy.
shoulder
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n. part of the human body from this point to the neck
v. take a responsibility

Example:
Her hand rested lightly upon his shoulder.
The manager was ready to shoulder the blame.
industry
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n. the organized action of making of goods and services for sale

Example:
Japanese industry is making increasing use of robots.
Coal is a natural resource that is of great importance to industry.
wash
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v. clean with water and, typically, soap or detergent
n. act of cleaning or being cleaned with water

Example:
I washed my car.
I'll give my car a good wash.
block
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n. the area bounded by four streets in a town or suburb
v. make movement difficult or impossible

Example:
She went for a run around the block.
They blocked the entrance with big stones.
spread
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v. become wider
v. open out (something) so as to extend its surface area, width, or length

Example:
The rumor was widely spread among the crowd.
I spread a towel on the sand and sat down.
cattle
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n. animals with horns and cloven hoofs, domesticated for meat or milk, or as beasts of burden; cows

Example:
He lives on a farm, so he knows a lot about cattle.
Some cattle were drinking at the pond.
wife
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n. a married woman; a man's partner in marriage

Example:
He kissed his wife and children good-bye.
The President's wife follows his every word.
sharp
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adj. having a thin cutting edge or a fine point
adv. punctually; precisely

Example:
The table had sharp corners.
The meeting starts at 7:30 sharp.
company
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n. fellowship; association
n. a commercial business

Example:
I always enjoy her company.
I work in a small company.
radio
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n. an apparatus for receiving waves

Example:
I'm afraid this old radio is beyond repair.
This radio station does not carry any advertising.
we'll
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we shall; we will

Example:
We'll see about that!
Whatever you want to chat about, we'll do it tonight.
action
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n. a thing done
n. the process or state of acting or of being active

Example:
She frequently questioned his actions.
The machine is not in action now.

capital
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n. the city or town that is the official seat of government in a country, state
n. the funds invested in a business by the owners or stockholders

Example:
Tokyo is the capital of Japan.
All their capital is locked up in land.
factories
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factory
n. building in which goods are manufactured

Example:
Safety has high priority in factories.
This area has been zoned for factories.
settled
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settle
v. to cause to take up residence:
v. become clear by the sinking of particles

Example:
The bird settled on the topmost bough.
It is settled and therefore we cannot go behind it.
yellow
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adj. of the color of ripe lemons
n. a color like that of egg yolk, ripe lemons

Example:
The leaves turn yellow in autumn.
The yolk is the yellow part in an egg.
isn't
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is not

Example:
It isn't too difficult once you get the idea.
John is smart, isn't it?
southern
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adj. situated in the south or directed toward the south

Example:
Brighton is in southern England.
Australia is in the southern part of the world.
truck
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n. a wheeled vehicle, in particular

Example:
A huge truck roared down the road.
They trucked the goods over immediately.
fair
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adj. in accordance with the rules or standards
n. market

Example:
It was a fair judgement.
The village has a fair once a month.
printed
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print
v. to produce (a text, picture, etc.) by applying inked types, plates, blocks

Example:
A thousand copies of the book were printed.
There were no printed books in those days.
wouldn't
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would not

Example:
They wouldn't allow me to smoke.
I wouldn't ask her.
ahead
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adv. further forward in space; in the line of one's forward motion

Example:
He had to give his attention to the road ahead.
This will put us ahead.
chance
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n. a time when you can do something
v. happen by accident or unexpectedly

Example:
Please give me a chance to explain.
If it should chance to rain we'll take a taxi home.
born
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adj. existing as a result of birth
adj. having a specific natural quality or ability

Example:
He was born in Seattle.
He is a born leader.


level
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n. relative position in rank, class or authority
adj. having a surface which is the same height above the ground all over

Example:
The river often rises above the normal level.
The floor is quite level.
triangle
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n. a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles

Example:
The angles of a triangle total 180.
He drew a right triangle.
molecules
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molecule
n. he smallest unit into which any substance can be divided without losing its own chemical nature, consisting usually of two or more atoms

Example:
A molecule is made up of atoms.
Each sugar molecule has the properties of sugar.
France
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n. a country in western Europe on the Atlantic Ocean; population 64,420,100 (est. 2009); capital, Paris; official language, French

Example:
The English Channel divides England from France.
Many tourists go to France and Italy in the summer.
repeated
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repeat
v. do over; to say, state, or perform again
n. an action, event, or other thing that occurs or is done again

Example:
“Are you hurt?” he repeated.
The final will be a repeat of last year.
column
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n. a tall solid upright stone post
n. part of a newspaper regularly dealing with a particular subject or written by the same journalist

Example:
Nelson's Column is a famous monument in London.
He used to write a column for this newspaper.
western
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n. situated in the west, or directed toward or facing the west

Example:
There will be showers in some western areas.
They Filmed a Western on location in the Mexican desert.
church
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n. a building used for public Christian worship

Example:
They came to church with me.
Christians go to church on Sundays.
sister
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n. a woman or girl in relation to other daughters and sons of her parents
n. a thing regarded as feminine and associated as if by kinship with something else

Example:
There was one room for my nine brothers and sisters and my parents.
The ships are sisters.
oxygen
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n. one of the gases which make up the air

Example:
Water contains hydrogen and oxygen.
Fish take in oxygen through their gills.
plural
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adj. of more than one
n. form of a noun or verb which refers to more than one person or thing

Example:
“Boy” is singular, and “boys” is plural.
We form the plural by the addition of "es".
various
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adj. different from one another; of different kinds or sorts

Example:
There are various ways of solving the problem.
This city is noted for its various bridges.
agreed
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adj. arranged or set by common consent
v. agree: to have the same views, emotions

Example:
They met at the agreed time.
I don't agree with you.
opposite
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adj. having a position on the other or further side of something
prep. across from; facing

Example:
The fireplace flamed the opposite wall.
The guest of honor sat opposite me at the meeting.
wrong
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adj. not correct or true
n. an injustice

Example:
That is the wrong answer.
They have done us a great wrong.
chart
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n. a sheet of information in the form of a table, graph, or diagram
v. make a map of (an area)

Example:
Can you read the weather chart?
They tried to chart the sea area between Norway and Denmark.
prepared
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adj. made ready or fit or suitable beforehand
v. prepare: make (something) ready for use or consideration

Example:
I prepared the earth carefully for my seedlings.
Hope for the best but be prepared for the worst.
pretty
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adj. pleasing or attractive to the eye
adv. to a moderately high degree; fairly

Example:
Rachel is a very pretty woman, just like her mother.
He looked pretty fit for his age.
solution
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n. the act of solving a problem, question
n. liquid in which something is dissolved

Example:
The situation is approaching solution.
The water made a quick solution of the tablet.
fresh
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adj. newly made; recently arrived; just come
adv. newly; recently

Example:
Open the window and let in some fresh air.
We also had some fresh-baked bread for lunch.
shop
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n. a building or part of a building where goods or services are sold; a store
v. visit one or more stores or websites to buy goods

Example:
We go to a shop to buy things.
She shopped for groceries twice a week.
suffix
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n. an affix that is added at the end of the word

Example:
We can get a new word if we add a suffix after it.
These ships were all numbered with the suffix LBK.
especially
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adv. used to single out one person, thing, or situation over all others
adv. to a great extent; very much

Example:
The rising sun is especially beautiful to look at from this angle.
He didn't especially like dancing.
shoes
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shoe
n. a covering for the foot, typically made of leather
n. a particular situation

Example:
The shoes are a perfect fit.
I wouldn't like to be in his shoes.
actually
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adv. as the truth or facts of a situation; really
adv. surprisingly

Example:
We must pay attention to what young people are actually doing.
She actually spoke Latin.
nose
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n. part of the face above the mouth, used for breathing and smelling

Example:
She wiped her nose with a tissue.
An elephant's nose is extraordinarily long!
afraid
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adj. feeling fear or anxiety; frightened

Example:
I'm afraid we can't come.
I'm afraid I didn't quie catch what you said.
dead
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adj. no longer alive.
adv. absolutely; completely.

Example:
The gardener picked off the dead flowers.
You're dead right.
sugar
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n. sweet substance obtained from the juices of various plants

Example:
He put some sugar into his coffee.
Shall I sugar the milk for you?
adjective
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n. a word which describes the thing for a noun stands

Example:
This is an adjective.
Oh, I can't think of a more suitable adjective.
fig
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n.a soft pear-shaped fruit with sweet dark flesh and many small seeds, eaten fresh or dried
v. dress up (someone) to look smart

Example:
Large, very sweet figs are best used fresh.
He was figged out in the latest modes.
office
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n. a room assigned to a specific person or a group of persons in a commercial or industrial organization

Example:
Her office is next to mine.
She is a receptionist in a doctor's office.
huge
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adj. extremely large; enormous

Example:
The road was blocked by a huge rock.
Huge rollers broke on the beach.
gun
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n. a weapon from which bullets are fired through a metal tube

Example:
The gun has a carry of 400 yards.
He shot a wolf with his gun.
similar
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adj. like or alike; of the same kind

Example:
We have similar opinions.
The two buildings are similar on the whole.
death
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n. the act of dying; the end of life
n. the cause of loss of life

Example:
I don't believe in life after death.
The policeman wanted to determine her death.
score
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v. gain points, goals
n. the number of points, goals, runs, etc

Example:
He scored one goal.
The final score was 25–16 in favor of Washington.
forward
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adv. toward the front; in the direction that one is facing
v. to advance or help onward

Example:
He started up the engine and the car moved forward.
The training will help to forward your career.
stretched
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stretch
v. to draw out or extend (oneself, a body, limbs, wings, etc.) to the full length or extent
n. an act of stretching one's limbs or body

Example:
Rubber stretches easily.
I got up and had a stretch.
experience
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n. practical contact with and observation of facts or events
v. encounter or undergo; feel; meet with

Example:
He had already learned his lesson by painful experience.
Today I'm going to experience the slide activities.
rose
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n. any of various wild or cultivated bushes with strong prickly stems

Example:
She bent to pick a red rose.
The box of chocolate is wrapped in rose paper.
allow
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v. admit (an event or activity) as legal or acceptable

Example:
I long to visit you, but my health won't allow it.
Do they allow smoking in the cinemas?
fear
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n. emotion caused by the nearness or possibility of danger, pain, evil
v.be afraid (for the safety of somebody/something)

Example:
Cancer is a common fear.
I fear that he is going to die.
workers
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worker
n. a laborer or employee
n. a person engaged in a particular field, activity, or cause

Example:
I'll say this much, he's a good worker.
We don't want to hire inexperienced worker.
Washington
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n. the capital of the United States

Example:
We shall go from London to Washington via New York.
The town is northwest of Washington, D.C.
Greek
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n. the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
adj. of or relating to Greece, the Greeks, or their language

Example:
My friend speaks French and Greek.
The chef is not interested in Greek food.
women
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woman
n. an adult human female

Example:
More women are going out to work than ever before.
Many women chose to be a housewife after marriage.
bought
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buy
v. obtain in exchange for payment
v. accept the truth of

Example:
We had to find some money to buy a house.
I am not prepared to buy the claim that the ends justify the means.
led
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lead
v. to conduct by holding and guiding
v. to afford passage to a place

Example:
He was leading a horse by a rope.
That path leads directly to the house.
march
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n. the third month of the year, next after February
v. walk with a regular, especially forceful, step like a soldier

Example:
The work was completed in March.
The troops marched on.
northern
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adj. situated in the north, or directed toward or facing the north

Example:
That's a large city in northern Greece.
The people of northern Canada are called Inuit.
create
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v. cause to exist; make

Example:
An artist should create beautiful things.
The announcement created confusion.
British
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n. the people of Great Britain
adj. of or relating to or characteristic of Great Britain or its people or culture

Example:
Of course, the British will suffer such daily stresses patiently.
The original picture is in the British Museum.
difficult
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adj. needing much effort or skill to accomplish, deal with, or understand
adj. hard to deal with; not easy to please or persuade

Example:
She had a difficult decision to make.
She is just being difficult.
match
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n. a game or sports event where teams or people compete
n. a wick, cord, or the like, prepared to burn at an even rate

Example:
He was watching a football match.
The smoker tossed away the lighted match and so caused a fire.
win
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v. get by working hard, by being better than others
n. a victory

Example:
They won the basketball match.
This season we've had three wins and two defeats.
doesn't
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does not

Example:
This may still make sense for some but for many of us it just doesn't work any more.
It doesn't matter to me whether you go or not.
steel
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n. a thing or things made of this metal
v. mentally prepare (oneself) to do or face something difficult

Example:
This cup is made of stainless steel.
I speak quickly, steeling myself for a mean reply.
total
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n. the whole amount
adj. considered as a complete amount

Example:
He scored a total of thirty-three points.
You can choose four out of the total number.
deal
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n. a secret or underhand agreement
v. to be able to handle competently or successfully

Example:
His supporters worked a number of deals to help his campaign.
I can't deal with your personal problems.
determine
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v. make a firm decision to do something
v. firmly decide

Example:
He has not yet fully determined.
He determined on a withdrawal of his forces.
evening
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n. the period of time at the end of the day, usually from about 6 p.m. to bedtime
n. entertainment of the stated type, happening in the early part of the night

Example:
It was seven o'clock in the evening.
They rounded off the evening by singing a song.
hoe
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n. a long-handled garden tool used for breaking up the soil

Example:
The gardener used a hoe to remove weeds.
He is hoeing the flowerbeds.
rope
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n. a length of strong cord made by twisting together strands of natural fibers

Example:
The rope was not strong enough, so we used wire.
He roped his horse on a nearby tree.
cotton
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n. plant with soft, white stuff round the seeds

Example:
Cotton is more comfortable to wear than nylon.
The nurse put a clean pad of cotton over his wound.
apple
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n. tree with round fruit with firm, juicy flesh and skin is red or yellow when fruit is ripe

Example:
The apple trees are blossoming.
He kept it as the apple of his eyes.
details
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detail
n. an individual or minute part; an item or particular
v. describe fully

Example:
We shall consider every detail of the bill.
The report details the environmental and health costs of the car.
entire
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adj. with no part left out; whole

Example:
I am in entire agreement with you.
He wrote the entire novel in only six weeks.
corn
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n. the grain, seeds, or kernels of this plant, used for human food or for fodder

Example:
He filled the barn to the roof with corn.
The corn is coming on wonderfully.
substances
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substance
n. a material
n. the quality of being important, valid, or significant

Example:
Soil consists of various chemical substances.
He had yet to accomplish anything of substance.
smell
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v. to perceive the scent of through the nose
n. a quality that has an effect on the nose

Example:
I smell something burning.
The strong smell made me throw up.
tools
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tool
n. a simple instrument that is held in the hands and used for doing special jobs
n. anything used as a means of accomplishing a task or purpose

Example:
Don't injure yourself with that tool.
Education is a tool for success.
conditions
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condition
n. the state of something, especially with regard to its appearance, quality, or working order
v. bring into a desired state

Example:
The wiring is in good condition.
Ability and effort condition success.
cows
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cow
n. a fully grown female animal of a domesticated breed of ox, used as a source of milk or beef

Example:
He kept a few dairy cows.
She is milking the cows.
track
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n. any road or path affording passage
v. follow the course or trail of (someone or something), typically in order to find them

Example:
The cyclist went at full sail along the track.
It's difficult to track an animal right after rain.
arrived
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arrive
v. reach a destination
v. succeed in a big way; get to the top

Example:
He arrived after dark.
After years of hard work, she has finally arrived in her field.
located
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locate
v. discover the exact place or position of
v. establish in a place

Example:
Engineers were working to locate the fault.
The company has located on the West Coast.
sir
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n. used as a polite or respectful way of addressing a man, especially one in a position of authority

Example:
Excuse me, sir.
Sir, is it time to begin?

seat
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n. a thing made or used for sitting on
v. cause to sit down

Example:
She took a seat in the back and watched.
Please seat yourself, sir.
division
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n. dividing one number by another
n. something that divides or separates; partition

Example:
Have you learnt division?
The river forms the division between the old and new parts of the city.
effect
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n. a result or condition produced by a cause
v. cause to occur; cause to produce a result

Example:
All this he did, but it had no effect.
I'll effect my purpose, no one could stop me!
underline
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v. draw a line under a word
v. emphasize

Example:
Please underline the important items.
These different roles underline the importance of these cells.
view
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n. the ability to see something
n. a sight or prospect of a landscape, the sea

Example:
The end of the tunnel came into view.
His apartment affords a view of the park.