FCE 1111 words

  1. a.m.
    before noon
  2. about
    (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
  3. accident
    an unfortunate mishap; especially one causing damage or injury
  4. accountant
    someone who maintains and audits business accounts
  5. ache
    a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
  6. active
    characterized by energetic activity
  7. actor
    a theatrical performer
  8. actress
    a female actor
  9. add
    make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of
  10. address
    the place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with
  11. adult
    a fully developed person from maturity onward
  12. advert
    give heed (to)
  13. advertise
    make publicity for; try to sell (a product)
  14. advice
    a proposal for an appropriate course of action
  15. Africa
    the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
  16. after
    happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
  17. afternoon
    the part of the day between noon and evening
  18. again
    anew
  19. age
    how long something has existed
  20. agent
    a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
  21. ago
    gone by; or in the past
  22. agree
    consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something
  23. air
    a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of
  24. airport
    an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
  25. aisle
    a long narrow passage (as in a cave or woods)
  26. alcohol
    any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation
  27. Algeria
    a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea with a population that is predominantly Sunni Muslim; colonized by France in the 19th century but gained autonomy in the early 1960s
  28. all
    to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')
  29. alone
    isolated from others
  30. along
    in line with a length or direction (often followed by `by' or `beside')
  31. alphabet
    a character set that includes letters and is used to write a language
  32. also
    in addition
  33. always
    at all times; all the time and on every occasion
  34. America
    North America and South America and Central America
  35. American
    of or relating to the United States of America or its people or language or culture
  36. AN
    an associate degree in nursing
  37. Gand
    port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry
  38. angry
    feeling or showing anger
  39. animal
    a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
  40. anniversary
    the date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it)
  41. another
    any of various alternatives; some other
  42. answer
    a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation
  43. interphone
    a telephonic intercommunication system linking different rooms in a building or ship etc
  44. Antarctica
    an extremely cold continent at the south pole almost entirely below the Antarctic Circle; covered by an ice cap up to 13,000 feet deep
  45. antibiotic
    a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections
  46. any
    one or some or every or all without specification
  47. anymore
    at the present or from now on; usually used with a negative
  48. anemone
    marine polyps that resemble flowers but have oral rings of tentacles; differ from corals in forming no hard skeleton
  49. nothing
    in no respect; to no degree
  50. in time
    within an indefinite time or at an unspecified future time
  51. apartment
    a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
  52. appearance
    outward or visible aspect of a person or thing
  53. apple
    native Eurasian tree widely cultivated in many varieties for its firm rounded edible fruits
  54. April
    the month following March and preceding May
  55. are
    a unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters
  56. Argentina
    a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America
  57. Argentinian
    a native or inhabitant of Argentina
  58. arm
    a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
  59. armchair
    chair with a support on each side for arms
  60. around
    in the area or vicinity
  61. arrive
    reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
  62. article
    one of a class of artifacts
  63. as
    to the same degree (often followed by `as')
  64. ask
    make a request or demand for something to somebody
  65. assistant
    a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
  66. at
    100 at equal 1 kip in Laos
  67. attack
    (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons)
  68. attractive
    pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm
  69. August
    the month following July and preceding September
  70. aunt
    the sister of your father or mother; the wife of your uncle
  71. Australia
    the smallest continent; between the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean
  72. Australian
    of or relating to or characteristic of Australia or its inhabitants or its languages
  73. autumn
    the season when the leaves fall from the trees
  74. available
    obtainable or accessible and ready for use or service
  75. away
    at a distance in space or time
  76. awful
    exceptionally bad or displeasing
  77. axe
    an edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle
  78. baby
    a very young mammal
  79. bad
    having undesirable or negative qualities
  80. badly
    to a severe or serious degree
  81. bag
    a flexible container with a single opening
  82. baker
    someone who bakes bread or cake
  83. balcony
    a platform projecting from the wall of a building and surrounded by a balustrade or railing or parapet
  84. bald
    lacking hair on all or most of the scalp
  85. banana
    any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
  86. band
    an unofficial association of people or groups
  87. bank
    a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities
  88. bar
    a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon
  89. Barbados
    easternmost of the West Indies about 300 miles to the north of Venezuela
  90. bath
    a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body
  91. bathroom
    a room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
  92. battery
    a collection of related things intended for use together
  93. be
    have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
  94. beach
    an area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake
  95. beautiful
    delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration
  96. bemuse
    cause to be confused emotionally
  97. become
    come into existence
  98. bed
    a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep
  99. bedroom
    a room used primarily for sleeping
  100. be
    have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
  101. before
    at or in the front
  102. begin
    set in motion, cause to start
  103. beginning
    the act of starting something
  104. behind
    in or to or toward the rear
  105. best
    (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities
  106. better
    (comparative of `good') superior to another (of the same class or set or kind) in excellence or quality or desirability or suitability; more highly skilled than another
  107. between
    in the interval
  108. bicycle
    a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
  109. big
    above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
  110. bike
    a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
  111. bird
    warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
  112. birth
    the time when something begins (especially life)
  113. birthday
    the date on which a person was born
  114. biscuit
    small round bread leavened with baking-powder or soda
  115. black
    being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light
  116. blue
    of the color intermediate between green and violet; having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky
  117. boarding
    the act of passengers and crew getting aboard a ship or aircraft
  118. boat
    a small vessel for travel on water
  119. body
    an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects
  120. book
    physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
  121. bookshop
    a shop where books are sold
  122. boot
    footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg
  123. boring
    so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  124. born
    brought into existence
  125. boss
    a person who exercises control and makes decisions
  126. both
    (used with count nouns) two considered together; the two
  127. bottle
    a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped
  128. box
    a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid
  129. boyfriend
    a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman
  130. Brazil
    the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter
  131. Brazilian
    of or relating to or characteristic of Brazil or the people of Brazil
  132. bread
    food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
  133. break
    destroy the integrity of; usually by force; cause to separate into pieces or fragments
  134. breakfast
    the first meal of the day (usually in the morning)
  135. bridge
    a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
  136. bring
    take something or somebody with oneself somewhere
  137. Britain
    a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
  138. British
    of or relating to or characteristic of Great Britain or its people or culture
  139. brother
    a male with the same parents as someone else
  140. builder
    someone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)
  141. burger
    a sandwich consisting of a fried cake of minced beef served on a bun, often with other ingredients
  142. bus
    a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport
  143. business
    the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
  144. busy
    actively or fully engaged or occupied
  145. but
    and nothing more
  146. butcher
    a person who slaughters or dresses meat for market
  147. butter
    an edible emulsion of fat globules made by churning milk or cream; for cooking and table use
  148. buy
    obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction
  149. by
    so as to pass a given point
  150. bye
    a farewell remark
  151. cable
    a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire
  152. cafe
    a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold
  153. call
    utter a sudden loud cry
  154. camera
    equipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a lightproof box with a lens at one end and light-sensitive film at the other)
  155. camp
    temporary lodgings in the country for travelers or vacationers
  156. can
    airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.
  157. Canada
    a nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada
  158. cancer
    any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
  159. cap
    a tight-fitting headdress
  160. capital
    one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis
  161. car
    a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
  162. card
    thin cardboard, usually rectangular
  163. careful
    exercising caution or showing care or attention
  164. carefully
    taking care or paying attention
  165. car tire
    a tire consisting of a rubber ring around the rim of an automobile wheel
  166. carpet
    floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
  167. cartoon
    a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine
  168. cat
    feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats
  169. CD
    a digitally encoded recording on an optical disk that is smaller than a phonograph record; played back by a laser
  170. celebrate
    have a celebration
  171. centre
    an area that is approximately central within some larger region
  172. century
    a period of 100 years
  173. cereal
    grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet
  174. certainly
    definitely or positively (`sure' is sometimes used informally for `surely')
  175. chainsaw
    portable power saw; teeth linked to form an endless chain
  176. chair
    a seat for one person, with a support for the back
  177. change
    become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence
  178. character
    a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something
  179. cheap
    relatively low in price or charging low prices
  180. check
    examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
  181. check-in
    the act of reporting your presence (as at an airport or a hotel)
  182. cheese
    a solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk
  183. cheeseburger
    a hamburger with melted cheese on it
  184. chemist
    a scientist who specializes in chemistry
  185. cheque
    a written order directing a bank to pay money
  186. chess
    a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king
  187. child
    a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
  188. China
    a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
  189. Chinese
    of or pertaining to China or its peoples or cultures
  190. chips
    strips of potato fried in deep fat
  191. chocolate
    a food made from roasted ground cacao beans
  192. choose
    pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
  193. cigarette
    finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking
  194. cinema
    a medium that disseminates moving pictures
  195. city
    a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
  196. class
    a collection of things sharing a common attribute
  197. classical
    of or relating to the most highly developed stage of an earlier civilisation and its culture
  198. clean
    free from dirt or impurities; or having clean habits
  199. cleaner
    someone whose occupation is cleaning
  200. climb
    go up or advance
  201. close
    at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other
  202. clothes
    clothing in general
  203. cloud
    a visible mass of water or ice particles suspended at a considerable altitude
  204. cloudy
    full of or covered with clouds
  205. club
    a formal association of people with similar interests
  206. coat
    a thin layer covering something
  207. coffee
    any of several small trees and shrubs native to the tropical Old World yielding coffee beans
  208. cold
    having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration
  209. colour
    a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect
  210. come
    move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody
  211. comedy
    a comic incident or series of incidents
  212. company
    an institution created to conduct business
  213. compare
    examine and note the similarities or differences of
  214. competition
    the act of competing as for profit or a prize
  215. complete
    perfect and complete in every respect; having all necessary qualities
  216. composer
    someone who composes music as a profession
  217. computer
    a machine for performing calculations automatically
  218. concert
    a performance of music by players or singers not involving theatrical staging
  219. conference
    a prearranged meeting for consultation or exchange of information or discussion (especially one with a formal agenda)
  220. congratulations
    an expression of approval and commendation
  221. continue
    keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
  222. contract
    a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
  223. conversation
    the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.
  224. cook
    transform by heating
  225. cooker
    a utensil for cooking
  226. copy
    a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing
  227. correct
    free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth
  228. cost
    be priced at
  229. cough
    a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis
  230. count
    determine the number or amount of
  231. country
    the territory occupied by a nation
  232. couple
    two items of the same kind
  233. course
    a connected series of events or actions or developments
  234. cousin
    the child of your aunt or uncle
  235. cover
    provide with a covering or cause to be covered
  236. crash
    break violently or noisily; smash;
  237. credit card
    a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered
  238. crowded
    overfilled or compacted or concentrated
  239. cry
    shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain
  240. cup
    a small open container usually used for drinking; usually has a handle
  241. customer
    someone who pays for goods or services
  242. cut down
    cause to come or go down
  243. cycle
    a periodically repeated sequence of events
  244. dad
    an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
  245. daily
    a newspaper that is published every day
  246. dance
    taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
  247. dancing
    taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
  248. dangerous
    involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm
  249. dark
    devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black
  250. darling
    a special loved one
  251. date
    the specified day of the month
  252. daughter
    a female human offspring
  253. day
    time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
  254. dear
    a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
  255. December
    the last (12th) month of the year
  256. decide
    reach, make, or come to a decision about something
  257. degree
    a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
  258. dentist
    a person qualified to practice dentistry
  259. department
    a specialized division of a large organization
  260. depressed
    filled with melancholy and despondency
  261. desk
    a piece of furniture with a writing surface and usually drawers or other compartments
  262. diary
    a daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and observations
  263. dictionary
    a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them
  264. die
    pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
  265. difference
    the quality of being unlike or dissimilar
  266. different
    unlike in nature or quality or form or degree
  267. difficult
    not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure
  268. digital
    relating to or performed with the fingers
  269. dinner
    the main meal of the day served in the evening or at midday
  270. direction
    a line leading to a place or point
  271. dirty
    soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
  272. discuss
    to consider or examine in speech or writing
  273. disease
    an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
  274. divorced
    of someone whose marriage has been legally dissolved
  275. do
    engage in
  276. doctor
    a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution
  277. doe
    mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'
  278. dog
    a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds
  279. door
    a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle
  280. double
    consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs
  281. drama
    a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage
  282. dress
    put on clothes
  283. drink
    take in liquids
  284. drive
    operate or control a vehicle
  285. driver
    someone who drives animals that pull a vehicle
  286. dry
    free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet
  287. DVD
    a digital recording (as of a movie) on an optical disk that can be played on a computer or a television set
  288. each
    (used of count nouns) every one considered individually
  289. early
    at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time
  290. easy
    posing no difficulty; requiring little effort
  291. eat
    take in solid food
  292. egg
    animal reproductive body consisting of an ovum or embryo together with nutritive and protective envelopes; especially the thin-shelled reproductive body laid by e.g. female birds
  293. eight
    the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
  294. eighteen
    the cardinal number that is the sum of seventeen and one
  295. eighties
    the decade from 1980 to 1989
  296. eighty
    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and eight
  297. electric
    using or providing or producing or transmitting or operated by electricity
  298. eleven
    the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and one
  299. Elbe
    a river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea
  300. email
    (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that can be regenerated at the recipient's terminal when the recipient logs in
  301. empty
    holding or containing nothing
  302. end
    either extremity of something that has length
  303. engineer
    a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems
  304. England
    a division of the United Kingdom
  305. English
    of or relating to or characteristic of England or its culture or people
  306. enjoy
    derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
  307. enquiry
    an instance of questioning
  308. enter
    to come or go into
  309. envelope
    a flat (usually rectangular) container for a letter, thin package, etc.
  310. estate agent
    a person who is authorized to act as an agent for the sale of land
  311. evening
    the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
  312. ever
    at all times; all the time and on every occasion
  313. every
    (used of count nouns) each and all of the members of a group considered singly and without exception
  314. exam
    a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge
  315. example
    an item of information that is typical of a class or group
  316. excellent
    very good;of the highest quality
  317. exciting
    creating or arousing excitement
  318. excuse
    a defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc.
  319. exercise
    the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit
  320. exhibition
    the act of exhibiting
  321. expensive
    high in price or charging high prices
  322. experience
    the content of direct observation or participation in an event
  323. fail
    be unable
  324. fair
    free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules
  325. fall
    descend in free fall under the influence of gravity
  326. false
    not in accordance with the fact or reality or actuality
  327. family
    primary social group; parents and children
  328. famous
    widely known and esteemed
  329. far
    at or to or from a great distance in space
  330. fast
    acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly
  331. fat
    a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides)
  332. father
    a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)
  333. favourite
    something regarded with special favor or liking
  334. February
    the month following January and preceding March
  335. feel
    be conscious of a physical, mental, or emotional state
  336. female
    being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces fertilizable gametes (ova) from which offspring develop
  337. fifteen
    the cardinal number that is the sum of fourteen and one
  338. fifth
    coming next after the fourth and just before the sixth in position
  339. fifty
    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five
  340. fill in
    supply with information on a specific topic
  341. film
    a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
  342. find
    discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
  343. fine
    free from impurities; having a high or specified degree of purity
  344. finish
    come or bring to a finish or an end
  345. first
    preceding all others in time or space or degree
  346. fish
    any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills
  347. fishing
    the act of someone who fishes as a diversion
  348. fit
    meeting adequate standards for a purpose
  349. five
    the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
  350. movie star
    a star who plays leading roles in the cinema
  351. flat
    having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another
  352. flight
    an instance of traveling by air
  353. flood
    the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land
  354. floor
    the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure)
  355. fluent
    expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively
  356. fluently
    in a fluent manner
  357. fly
    travel through the air; be airborne
  358. follow
    to travel behind, go after, come after
  359. food
    any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
  360. foot
    the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
  361. football
    any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
  362. ford
    cross a river where it's shallow
  363. foreign
    not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something
  364. forget
    dismiss from the mind; stop remembering
  365. form
    a perceptual structure
  366. forty
    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and four
  367. four
    the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
  368. fourteen
    the cardinal number that is the sum of thirteen and one
  369. fourth
    following the third position; number four in a countable series
  370. France
    a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
  371. free
    able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint
  372. French
    of or pertaining to France or the people of France
  373. Friday
    the sixth day of the week; the fifth working day
  374. fridge
    a refrigerator in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor
  375. fried
    cooked by frying in fat
  376. friend
    a person you know well and regard with affection and trust
  377. friendly
    characteristic of or befitting a friend
  378. form
    a perceptual structure
  379. front
    the side that is forward or prominent
  380. fruit
    the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
  381. fun
    activities that are enjoyable or amusing
  382. funny
    an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
  383. furniture
    furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy
  384. future
    the time yet to come
  385. game
    an amusement or pastime
  386. garden
    a plot of ground where plants are cultivated
  387. gardening
    the cultivation of plants
  388. gate
    a movable barrier in a fence or wall
  389. generous
    willing to give and share unstintingly
  390. German
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of Germany or its people or language
  391. Germany
    a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
  392. get back
    recover something or somebody that appeared to be lost
  393. get up
    rise to one's feet
  394. girlfriend
    a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved
  395. give
    transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody
  396. glass
    a brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure
  397. go
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  398. good
    having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified
  399. goodbye
    a farewell remark
  400. good-looking
    pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
  401. gram
    a metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram
  402. granddaughter
    a female grandchild
  403. grandfather
    the father of your father or mother
  404. grandmother
    the mother of your father or mother
  405. grandparent
    a parent of your father or mother
  406. great
    a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field
  407. green
    of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum; similar to the color of fresh grass
  408. greengrocer
    a grocer who sells fresh fruits and vegetables
  409. grey
    of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black
  410. guess
    expect, believe, or suppose
  411. guitar
    a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking
  412. gym
    athletic facility equipped for sports or physical training
  413. hair
    a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss
  414. half
    one of two equal parts of a divisible whole
  415. hand
    the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb
  416. hang on
    fix to; attach
  417. happen
    come to pass
  418. happy
    marked by good fortune
  419. hard
    resisting weight or pressure
  420. hardcover
    having a hard back or cover
  421. hat
    headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
  422. hate
    the emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action
  423. have
    have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
  424. Hawaii
    a state in the United States in the central Pacific on the Hawaiian Islands
  425. he
    the 5th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
  426. headache
    pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs
  427. headline
    the heading or caption of a newspaper article
  428. health
    the general condition of body and mind
  429. healthy
    having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease
  430. hear
    perceive (sound) via the auditory sense
  431. heart
    the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body
  432. helicopter
    an aircraft without wings that obtains its lift from the rotation of overhead blades
  433. hello
    an expression of greeting
  434. help
    give help or assistance; be of service
  435. he
    the 5th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
  436. here
    in or at this place; where the speaker or writer is
  437. hi
    an expression of greeting
  438. high
    (literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high')
  439. hill
    a local and well-defined elevation of the land
  440. shim
    a thin wedge of material (wood or metal or stone) for driving into crevices
  441. hire
    engage or hire for work
  442. hi
    an expression of greeting
  443. historical
    of or relating to the study of history
  444. hold on
    hold firmly
  445. holiday
    leisure time away from work devoted to rest or pleasure
  446. home
    where you live at a particular time
  447. homework
    preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home)
  448. hope
    the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled
  449. Hydrophyllum
    waterleaf
  450. horse
    solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
  451. hot
    used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning
  452. hotel
    a building where travelers can pay for lodging and meals and other services
  453. hour
    a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day
  454. house
    a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
  455. housewife
    a wife who manages a household while her husband earns the family income
  456. Chow
    the imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism
  457. hundred
    ten 10s
  458. hurt
    be the source of pain
  459. husband
    a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
  460. idea
    the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about
  461. Sif
    (Norse mythology) wife of Thor and guardian of the home
  462. ill
    affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function
  463. illness
    impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
  464. important
    important in effect or meaning
  465. in
    to or toward the inside of
  466. India
    a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
  467. information
    knowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction
  468. instruction
    the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill
  469. instrument
    the means whereby some act is accomplished
  470. intelligent
    having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree
  471. interesting
    arousing or holding the attention
  472. international
    concerning or belonging to all or at least two or more nations
  473. internet
    a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
  474. interview
    the questioning of a person (or a conversation in which information is elicited); often conducted by journalists
  475. introduce
    bring something new to an environment
  476. Ireland
    an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
  477. be
    have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
  478. island
    a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
  479. IT
    the branch of engineering that deals with the use of computers and telecommunications to retrieve and store and transmit information
  480. Italian
    of or pertaining to or characteristic of Italy or its people or culture or language
  481. Italy
    a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
  482. item
    a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list
  483. wits
    the basic human power of intelligent thought and perception
  484. jacket
    a short coat
  485. jam
    press tightly together or cram
  486. January
    the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
  487. Japan
    a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
  488. Japanese
    of or relating to or characteristic of Japan or its people or their culture or language
  489. jazz
    a genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles
  490. jean
    (usually plural) close-fitting trousers of heavy denim for manual work or casual wear
  491. job
    a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee
  492. joke
    a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
  493. journey
    the act of traveling from one place to another
  494. juice
    the liquid part that can be extracted from plant or animal tissue by squeezing or cooking
  495. July
    the month following June and preceding August
  496. jumper
    a person who jumps
  497. June
    the month following May and preceding July
  498. keep
    continue a certain state, condition, or activity
  499. kid
    young goat
  500. kill
    cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly
  501. kilo
    one thousand grams; the basic unit of mass adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  502. kind
    having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior
  503. kiosk
    small area set off by walls for special use
  504. kitchen
    a room equipped for preparing meals
  505. know
    be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about
  506. lake
    a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
  507. land
    the solid part of the earth's surface
  508. lane
    a narrow way or road
  509. language
    a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols
  510. laptop
    a portable computer small enough to use in your lap
  511. last
    coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining
  512. late
    at or toward an end or late period or stage of development
  513. later
    happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
  514. latest
    up to the immediate present; most recent or most up-to-date
  515. laugh
    produce laughter
  516. law
    the collection of rules imposed by authority
  517. lawyer
    a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice
  518. lazy
    disinclined to work or exertion
  519. leave
    go away from a place
  520. left
    being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the west when facing north
  521. leg
    a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
  522. less
    (comparative of `little' usually used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree
  523. lesson
    the significance of a story or event
  524. let
    actively cause something to happen
  525. letter
    a written message addressed to a person or organization
  526. life
    the organic phenomenon that distinguishes living organisms from nonliving ones
  527. lifestyle
    a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes
  528. light
    (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
  529. lighter
    a substance used to ignite or kindle a fire
  530. like
    having the same or similar characteristics
  531. list
    a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
  532. listen
    hear with intention
  533. live
    have life, be alive
  534. living room
    a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
  535. long
    primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified
  536. look
    perceive with attention; direct one's gaze towards
  537. lose
    fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense
  538. lost
    having lost your bearings; confused as to time or place or personal identity
  539. let off
    grant exemption or release to
  540. Lot's wife
    (Old Testament) when God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, Lot and his family were told to flee without looking back; Lot's wife was disobedient and was immediately changed into a pillar of salt
  541. lottery
    players buy (or are given) chances and prizes are distributed by casting lots
  542. love
    a strong positive emotion of regard and affection
  543. low
    less than normal in degree or intensity or amount
  544. lucky
    having or bringing good fortune
  545. luggage
    cases used to carry belongings when traveling
  546. lunch
    a midday meal
  547. magazine
    a periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it
  548. minimal
    the least possible
  549. make
    perform or carry out
  550. male
    being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces gametes (spermatozoa) that perform the fertilizing function in generation
  551. man
    an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
  552. manager
    someone who controls resources and expenditures
  553. cow man
    a man who raises (or tends) cattle
  554. map
    a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)
  555. March
    the month following February and preceding April
  556. market
    a marketplace where groceries are sold
  557. married
    joined in matrimony
  558. marry
    take in marriage
  559. match
    a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
  560. matter
    that which has mass and occupies space
  561. May
    the month following April and preceding June
  562. maybe
    by chance
  563. ME
    a state in New England
  564. meal
    any of the occasions for eating food that occur by custom or habit at more or less fixed times
  565. mean
    denote or connote
  566. meat
    the flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food
  567. medicine
    the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries
  568. meet
    come together
  569. meeting
    the social act of assembling for some common purpose
  570. menu
    a list of dishes available at a restaurant
  571. message
    a communication (usually brief) that is written or spoken or signaled
  572. Mexican
    of or relating to Mexico or its inhabitants
  573. Mexico
    a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
  574. middle
    an area that is approximately central within some larger region
  575. midnight
    12 o'clock at night; the middle of the night
  576. might
    physical strength
  577. milk
    a white nutritious liquid secreted by mammals and used as food by human beings
  578. million
    the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros
  579. mineral water
    water naturally or artificially impregnated with mineral salts or gasses; often effervescent; often used therapeutically
  580. prime minister
    the person who is head of state (in several countries)
  581. minute
    a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
  582. miss
    fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
  583. mistake
    a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention
  584. mobile phone
    a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver
  585. modern
    ahead of the times
  586. moment
    an indefinitely short time
  587. Monday
    the second day of the week; the first working day
  588. money
    the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender
  589. month
    one of the twelve divisions of the calendar year
  590. more
    (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree
  591. morning
    the time period between dawn and noon
  592. most
    (superlative of `many' used with count nouns and often preceded by `the') quantifier meaning the greatest in number
  593. mother
    a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
  594. motorbike
    small motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebars
  595. mountain
    a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill
  596. move
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  597. Mr
    a form of address for a man
  598. too much
    more than necessary
  599. mum
    failing to speak or communicate etc when expected to
  600. museum
    a depository for collecting and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value
  601. music
    an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
  602. musical
    characterized by or capable of producing music
  603. musician
    someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
  604. must
    a necessary or essential thing
  605. may
    thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America
  606. name
    a language unit by which a person or thing is known
  607. nationality
    the status of belonging to a particular nation by birth or naturalization
  608. near
    near in time or place or relationship
  609. necessary
    absolutely essential
  610. need
    have need of
  611. never
    not ever; at no time in the past or future
  612. new
    not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
  613. New Year's Eve
    the last day of the year
  614. news
    information about recent and important events
  615. newsagent
    someone who sells newspapers
  616. newspaper
    a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements
  617. next
    immediately following in time or order
  618. nice
    pleasant or pleasing or agreeable in nature or appearance
  619. night
    the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
  620. nine
    the cardinal number that is the sum of eight and one
  621. nineteen
    the cardinal number that is the sum of eighteen and one
  622. ninety
    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and nine
  623. no
    quantifier; used with either mass nouns or plural count nouns for indicating a complete or almost complete lack or zero quantity of
  624. noise
    sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)
  625. noisy
    full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds
  626. normal
    being approximately average or within certain limits in e.g. intelligence and development
  627. normally
    under normal conditions
  628. not
    negation of a word or group of words
  629. note
    a brief written record
  630. notice
    the act of noticing or paying attention
  631. nought
    a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number
  632. November
    the month following October and preceding December
  633. now
    at the present moment
  634. number
    a concept of quantity involving zero and units
  635. o'clock
    according to the clock
  636. October
    the month following September and preceding November
  637. oaf
    an awkward stupid person
  638. off
    from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete)
  639. offer
    present for acceptance or rejection
  640. office
    place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed
  641. police officer
    a member of a police force
  642. often
    many times at short intervals
  643. ok
    being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition
  644. old
    (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age
  645. on
    in a state required for something to function or be effective
  646. once
    on one occasion
  647. one
    the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
  648. only
    without any others being included or involved
  649. open
    affording free passage or access
  650. opera
    a drama set to music; consists of singing with orchestral accompaniment and an orchestral overture and interludes
  651. opposite
    being directly across from each other; facing
  652. option
    one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
  653. OR
    a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations
  654. orange
    any citrus tree bearing oranges
  655. other
    not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied
  656. dour
    showing a brooding ill humor
  657. out
    moving or appearing to move away from a place, especially one that is enclosed or hidden
  658. outgoing
    at ease in talking to others
  659. outside
    the region that is outside of something
  660. over
    beyond the top or upper surface or edge; forward from an upright position
  661. owl
    nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes
  662. own
    belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself); preceded by a possessive
  663. p.m.
    after noon
  664. pack
    a convenient package or parcel (as of cigarettes or film)
  665. page
    one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains
  666. painkiller
    a medicine used to relieve pain
  667. pair
    a set of two similar things considered as a unit
  668. paper
    a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
  669. paragraph
    one of several distinct subdivisions of a text intended to separate ideas; the beginning is usually marked by a new indented line
  670. parent
    a father or mother; one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child; a relative who plays the role of guardian
  671. park
    a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
  672. part
    one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
  673. partner
    a person who is a member of a partnership
  674. party
    an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment
  675. pass
    go across or through
  676. passenger
    a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it
  677. passport
    a document issued by a country to a citizen allowing that person to travel abroad and re-enter the home country
  678. pay
    give money, usually in exchange for goods or services
  679. people
    (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively
  680. perfect
    being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish
  681. performance
    the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it
  682. person
    a human being
  683. personal
    concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality
  684. personality
    the complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual
  685. phone
    electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into sounds; it is held over or inserted into the ear
  686. photo
    a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
  687. phrase
    an expression consisting of one or more words forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence
  688. physical
    involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
  689. picnic
    any informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion
  690. picture
    a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
  691. piece
    a separate part of a whole
  692. pilot
    someone who is licensed to operate an aircraft in flight
  693. pizza
    Italian open pie made of thin bread dough spread with a spiced mixture of e.g. tomato sauce and cheese
  694. place
    a point located with respect to surface features of some region
  695. plan
    a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished
  696. plane
    (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape
  697. plant
    (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
  698. play
    engage in recreational activities rather than work; occupy oneself in a diversion
  699. CD player
    a stand-alone piece of electronic equipment that either has its own display or attaches to a television set
  700. please
    give pleasure to or be pleasing to
  701. point
    a distinguishing or individuating characteristic
  702. Poland
    a republic in central Europe; the invasion of Poland by Germany in 1939 started World War II
  703. police officer
    a member of a police force
  704. Polish
    of or relating to Poland or its people or culture
  705. polite
    showing regard for others in manners, speech, behavior, etc.
  706. poor
    having little money or few possessions
  707. pop music
    music of general appeal to teenagers; a bland watered-down version of rock'n'roll with more rhythm and harmony and an emphasis on romantic love
  708. popular
    regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public
  709. portion
    something determined in relation to something that includes it
  710. possession
    anything owned or possessed
  711. possible
    capable of happening or existing
  712. post office
    a local branch where postal services are available"
  713. postcard
    a card for sending messages by post without an envelope
  714. postcode
    a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail
  715. poster
    a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement
  716. pound up
    shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits
  717. practise
    engage in a rehearsal (of)
  718. present
    temporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration
  719. ten percent
    a tenth part; one part in ten equal parts
  720. president
    the chief executive of a republic
  721. press
    exert pressure or force to or upon
  722. price
    the amount of money needed to purchase something
  723. prime minister
    the person who is head of state (in several countries)
  724. prison
    a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment
  725. prize
    something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery
  726. probably
    with considerable certainty; without much doubt
  727. problem
    a question raised for consideration or solution
  728. programme
    a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished
  729. promise
    a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future
  730. taste property
    a property appreciated via the sense of taste
  731. pub
    tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals
  732. public
    not private; open to or concerning the people as a whole
  733. put
    cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation
  734. qualification
    the act of modifying or changing the strength of some idea
  735. question
    a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply
  736. questionnaire
    a form containing a set of questions; submitted to people to gain statistical information
  737. quick
    moving quickly and lightly
  738. quickly
    with little or no delay
  739. quiet
    characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity
  740. quite
    to the greatest extent; completely
  741. quiz
    an examination consisting of a few short questions
  742. radio
    medium for communication
  743. rain
    water falling in drops from vapor condensed in the atmosphere
  744. rainy
    (of weather) wet by periods of rain
  745. rap
    strike sharply
  746. baud rate
    (computer science) a data transmission rate (bits/second) for modems
  747. reach
    move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense
  748. read
    look at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed
  749. really
    in actual fact
  750. reason
    a rational motive for a belief or action
  751. receipt
    the act of receiving
  752. receptionist
    a secretary whose main duty is to answer the telephone and receive visitors
  753. record
    anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
  754. wire recorder
    an early type of magnetic recorder using iron wire
  755. recording
    a storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded
  756. red
    red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
  757. reference
    the act of referring or consulting
  758. reggae
    popular music originating in the West Indies; repetitive bass riffs and regular chords played on the off beat by a guitar
  759. relationship
    a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve, as in `the relationship between inflation and unemployment', but the preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness)
  760. relax
    make less taut
  761. reliable
    worthy of reliance or trust
  762. remember
    recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection
  763. rent
    a payment or series of payments made by the lessee to an owner for use of some property, facility, equipment, or service
  764. report
    to give an account or representation of in words
  765. resolution
    finding a solution to a problem
  766. restaurant
    a building where people go to eat
  767. retired
    no longer active in your work or profession
  768. return
    go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before
  769. revise
    make revisions in
  770. rice
    annual or perennial rhizomatous marsh grasses; seed used for food; straw used for paper
  771. rich
    possessing material wealth
  772. ride
    sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions
  773. right
    free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth
  774. river
    a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek)
  775. road
    an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
  776. rock
    material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust
  777. rock'n'roll
    a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of black rhythm-and-blues with white country-and-western
  778. room
    an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling
  779. routine
    an unvarying or habitual method or procedure
  780. row
    an arrangement of objects or people side by side in a line
  781. rule
    prescribed guide for conduct or action
  782. run
    move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time
  783. running
    the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace
  784. sad
    experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness
  785. safe
    free from danger or the risk of harm
  786. sail
    a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
  787. salad
    food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing; usually consisting of or including greens
  788. sale
    the general activity of selling
  789. salt
    white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
  790. same
    same in identity
  791. sandwich
    two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them
  792. Saturday
    the seventh and last day of the week; observed as the Sabbath by Jews and some Christians
  793. sausage
    highly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings
  794. save
    bring into safety
  795. say
    utter aloud
  796. school
    an educational institution
  797. science fiction
    literary fantasy involving the imagined impact of science on society
  798. scientist
    a person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences
  799. cine-film
    photographic film several hundred feet long and wound on a spool; to be used in a movie camera
  800. scooter
    child's two-wheeled vehicle operated by foot
  801. score
    a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest
  802. Scotland
    one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
  803. at sea
    perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment
  804. seafood
    edible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etc
  805. season
    one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions
  806. seat
    any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)
  807. second
    coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude
  808. secret
    not openly made known
  809. see
    perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight
  810. self-employed
    working for yourself
  811. selfish
    concerned chiefly or only with yourself and your advantage to the exclusion of others
  812. sell
    exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent
  813. seller
    someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money
  814. send
    cause to go somewhere
  815. sentence
    a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language
  816. September
    the month following August and preceding October
  817. service
    an act of help or assistance
  818. seven
    the cardinal number that is the sum of six and one
  819. seventeen
    the cardinal number that is the sum of sixteen and one
  820. seventy
    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and seven
  821. seventy-three
    being three more than seventy
  822. shallu
    sorghum having slender dry stalks and small hard grains; introduced into United States from India
  823. shame
    a painful emotion resulting from an awareness of inadequacy or guilt
  824. sharp
    having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing
  825. Ashe
    United States tennis player who was the first Black to win United States and English singles championships (1943-1993)
  826. shirt
    a garment worn on the upper half of the body
  827. shoe
    footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material
  828. shop
    a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services
  829. shopping
    searching for or buying goods or services
  830. short
    (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length
  831. shorts
    trousers that end at or above the knee
  832. shouldered
    having shoulders or shoulders as specified; usually used as a combining form
  833. show
    make visible or noticeable
  834. shower
    a brief period of precipitation
  835. shy
    lacking self-confidence
  836. sick
    affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function
  837. sightseeing
    going about to look at places of interest
  838. sign
    a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)
  839. similar
    having the same or similar characteristics
  840. sing
    produce tones with the voice
  841. singer
    a person who sings
  842. single
    existing alone or consisting of one entity or part or aspect or individual
  843. sink
    fall or descend to a lower place or level
  844. sir
    term of address for a man
  845. sister
    a female person who has the same parents as another person
  846. sit
    take a seat
  847. six
    the cardinal number that is the sum of five and one
  848. sixteen
    the cardinal number that is the sum of fifteen and one
  849. sixteenth
    position 16 in a countable series of things
  850. sixth
    position six in a countable series of things
  851. sixty
    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and six
  852. sixty-three
    being three more than sixty
  853. ski
    narrow wood or metal or plastic runners used in pairs for gliding over snow
  854. skiing
    a sport in which participants must travel on skis
  855. skirt
    a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women
  856. sleep
    a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended
  857. slim
    being of delicate or slender build
  858. slow
    not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time
  859. small
    limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent
  860. smoke
    a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
  861. smoking
    the act of smoking tobacco or other substances
  862. snow
    precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals
  863. snowy
    covered with snow
  864. so
    to a very great extent or degree
  865. sock
    hosiery consisting of a cloth covering for the foot; worn inside the shoe; reaches to between the ankle and the knee
  866. sofa
    an upholstered seat for more than one person
  867. some
    quantifier; used with either mass nouns or plural count nouns to indicate an unspecified number or quantity
  868. someone
    a human being
  869. sure thing
    something that is certain
  870. sometimes
    on certain occasions or in certain cases but not always
  871. son
    a male human offspring
  872. soon
    in the near future
  873. sore
    causing misery or pain or distress
  874. sorry
    feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone
  875. sound
    mechanical vibrations transmitted by an elastic medium
  876. soup
    liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food
  877. south
    the direction corresponding to the southward cardinal compass point
  878. space
    the unlimited expanse in which everything is located
  879. Spain
    a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
  880. Spanish
    of or relating to or characteristic of Spain or the people of Spain
  881. sparkling
    shining with brilliant points of light like stars
  882. speak
    use language
  883. special
    having a specific function or scope
  884. spell
    write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word)
  885. spelling
    forming words with letters according to the principles underlying accepted usage
  886. spend
    pass time in a specific way
  887. sport
    an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
  888. spring
    move forward by leaps and bounds
  889. square
    (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon
  890. stamp
    walk heavily
  891. start
    take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
  892. station
    the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand
  893. stay
    continue in a place, position, or situation
  894. stereo
    reproducer in which two microphones feed two or more loudspeakers to give a three-dimensional effect to the sound
  895. still
    not in physical motion
  896. stomach
    an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
  897. stop
    have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
  898. department store
    a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise; commonly part of a retail chain
  899. story
    a record or narrative description of past events
  900. street
    a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings
  901. strike
    deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
  902. strong
    having strength or power greater than average or expected
  903. student
    a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
  904. studio
    workplace for the teaching or practice of an art
  905. study
    applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading)
  906. stupid
    lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity
  907. suggest
    make a proposal, declare a plan for something
  908. suggestion
    an idea that is suggested
  909. suit
    a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color
  910. suitcase
    a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes
  911. summer
    the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox
  912. sun
    the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
  913. sunbathe
    expose one's body to the sun
  914. Sunday
    first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians
  915. sunny
    bright and pleasant; promoting a feeling of cheer
  916. supermarket
    a large self-service grocery store selling groceries and dairy products and household goods
  917. surprising
    causing surprise or wonder or amazement
  918. sure
    having or feeling no doubt or uncertainty; confident and assured
  919. surf
    waves breaking on the shore
  920. surname
    the name used to identify the members of a family (as distinguished from each member's given name)
  921. surprise
    come upon or take unawares
  922. survey
    consider in a comprehensive way
  923. sweet
    having or denoting the characteristic taste of sugar
  924. swim
    travel through water
  925. swimming
    the act of swimming
  926. sympathetic
    expressing or feeling or resulting from sympathy or compassion or friendly fellow feelings; disposed toward
  927. sympathy
    a relation of affinity or harmony between people; whatever affects one correspondingly affects the other
  928. symphony
    a long and complex sonata for symphony orchestra
  929. table
    a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs
  930. take
    get into one's hands, take physically
  931. talk
    use language
  932. tall
    great in vertical dimension; high in stature
  933. taxi
    a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
  934. tea
    a beverage made by steeping tea leaves in water
  935. teacher
    a person whose occupation is teaching
  936. team
    a cooperative unit (especially in sports)
  937. teenager
    a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
  938. false teeth
    a removable denture
  939. television
    an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen
  940. tell
    narrate or give a detailed account of
  941. temperature
    the degree of hotness or coldness of a body or environment (corresponding to its molecular activity)
  942. ten
    the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system
  943. tennis
    a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court
  944. terrible
    exceptionally bad or displeasing
  945. text
    the words of something written
  946. Thailand
    a country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the Isthmus of Kra to the Malay Peninsula
  947. thane
    a feudal lord or baron
  948. thank
    express gratitude or show appreciation to
  949. hat
    headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
  950. theocratic
    of or relating to or being a theocracy
  951. theatre
    a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented
  952. heir
    a person who is entitled by law or by the terms of a will to inherit the estate of another
  953. theme
    the subject matter of a conversation or discussion
  954. then
    at that time
  955. there
    in or at that place
  956. thebe
    100 thebe equal 1 pula in Botswana
  957. then
    at that time
  958. thin
    of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section
  959. thing
    a separate and self-contained entity
  960. think
    judge or regard; look upon; judge
  961. third
    one of three equal parts of a divisible whole
  962. thirteen
    the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one
  963. thirteenth
    position 13 in a countable series of things
  964. thirty
    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and three
  965. thirty-first
    coming next after the thirtieth in position
  966. thin
    of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section
  967. hose
    a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas
  968. thousand
    the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
  969. three
    the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
  970. thriller
    a suspenseful adventure story or play or movie
  971. throat
    the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone
  972. throw
    propel through the air
  973. Thursday
    the fifth day of the week; the fourth working day
  974. tick
    a metallic tapping sound
  975. ticket
    a commercial document showing that the holder is entitled to something (as to ride on public transportation or to enter a public entertainment)
  976. tie
    fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
  977. time
    the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
  978. tip
    the extreme end of something; especially something pointed
  979. tired
    depleted of strength or energy
  980. tissue
    part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function
  981. title
    the name of a work of art or literary composition etc.
  982. Oto
    a member of the Siouan people inhabiting the valleys of the Platte and Missouri rivers in Nebraska
  983. toast
    slices of bread that have been toasted
  984. today
    on this day as distinct from yesterday or tomorrow
  985. together
    in contact with each other or in proximity
  986. toilet
    a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
  987. tomorrow
    the day after today
  988. tone
    (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound)
  989. tonight
    during the night of the present day
  990. too
    to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits
  991. toothache
    an ache localized in or around a tooth
  992. top
    the upper part of anything
  993. tourist
    someone who travels for pleasure
  994. town
    an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city
  995. traffic
    the aggregation of things (pedestrians or vehicles) coming and going in a particular locality during a specified period of time
  996. train
    educate for a future role or function
  997. trainer
    one who trains other persons or animals
  998. tram
    a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity
  999. transport
    move something or somebody around; usually over long distances
  1000. travel
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  1001. tree
    a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
  1002. trip
    miss a step and fall or nearly fall
  1003. trouser
    (usually in the plural) a garment extending from the waist to the knee or ankle, covering each leg separately
  1004. true
    consistent with fact or reality; not false
  1005. try
    make an effort or attempt
  1006. T-shirt
    a close-fitting pullover shirt
  1007. the true
    conformity to reality or actuality
  1008. Tuesday
    the third day of the week; the second working day
  1009. tuna
    important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks
  1010. Turkey
    a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923
  1011. Turkish
    of or relating to or characteristic of Turkey or its people or language
  1012. turn
    move around an axis or a center
  1013. devitalisation
    the act of reducing the vitality of something
  1014. twentieth
    position 20 in a countable series of things
  1015. twenty
    the cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one
  1016. twenty-second
    coming next after the twenty-first in position
  1017. twenty-third
    coming next after the twenty-second in position
  1018. twice
    two times
  1019. two
    the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
  1020. type
    a subdivision of a particular kind of thing
  1021. typical
    exhibiting the qualities or characteristics that identify a group or kind or category
  1022. ugly
    displeasing to the senses
  1023. tee up
    place on a tee
  1024. umbrella
    a lightweight handheld collapsible canopy
  1025. uncle
    the brother of your father or mother; the husband of your aunt
  1026. under
    below some quantity or limit
  1027. underline
    draw a line or lines underneath to call attention to
  1028. understand
    know and comprehend the nature or meaning of
  1029. unemployed
    not engaged in a gainful occupation
  1030. unfriendly
    not friendly
  1031. unhappy
    experiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent
  1032. unhealthy
    not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind
  1033. university
    a large and diverse institution of higher learning created to educate for life and for a profession and to grant degrees
  1034. buntal
    fine white Philippine fiber from stalks of unopened leaves of talipot palms; used in making hats
  1035. up
    spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position
  1036. u
    the 21st letter of the Roman alphabet
  1037. use
    put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
  1038. useful
    having a useful function
  1039. usually
    under normal conditions
  1040. vegetable
    any of various herbaceous plants cultivated for an edible part such as the fruit or the root of the beet or the leaf of spinach or the seeds of bean plants or the flower buds of broccoli or cauliflower
  1041. verb
    a content word that denotes an action, occurrence, or state of existence
  1042. very
    being the exact same one; not any other:
  1043. wire recorder
    an early type of magnetic recorder using iron wire
  1044. village
    a settlement smaller than a town
  1045. visit
    the act of going to see some person or place or thing for a short time
  1046. vocabulary
    a language user's knowledge of words
  1047. voicemail
    a computerized system for answering and routing telephone calls; telephone messages can be recorded and stored and relayed
  1048. wait
    stay in one place and anticipate or expect something
  1049. waiter
    a person whose occupation is to serve at table (as in a restaurant)
  1050. waitress
    a woman waiter
  1051. walk
    use one's feet to advance; advance by steps
  1052. wallet
    a pocket-size case for holding papers and paper money
  1053. want
    the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
  1054. warm
    having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat
  1055. washbasin
    a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face
  1056. washing machine
    a home appliance for washing clothes and linens automatically
  1057. watch
    look attentively
  1058. water
    binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
  1059. Ewe
    a member of a people living in southern Benin and Togo and southeastern Ghana
  1060. weak
    wanting in physical strength
  1061. wear
    put clothing on one's body
  1062. weather
    the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation
  1063. wedding
    the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony
  1064. Wednesday
    the fourth day of the week; the third working day
  1065. Wednesday
    the fourth day of the week; the third working day
  1066. week
    any period of seven consecutive days
  1067. weekend
    a time period usually extending from Friday night through Sunday; more loosely defined as any period of successive days including one and only one Sunday
  1068. weigh
    have a certain weight
  1069. weight
    the vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity
  1070. welcome
    the state of being welcome
  1071. well
    (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well')
  1072. wet
    wetness caused by water
  1073. wheat
    annual or biennial grass having erect flower spikes and light brown grains
  1074. hen
    adult female chicken
  1075. here
    in or at this place; where the speaker or writer is
  1076. whish
    move with a whishing sound
  1077. white
    being of the achromatic color of maximum lightness; having little or no hue owing to reflection of almost all incident light
  1078. WHO
    a United Nations agency to coordinate international health activities and to help governments improve health services
  1079. whole
    all of something including all its component elements or parts
  1080. hose
    a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas
  1081. why
    the cause or intention underlying an action or situation, especially in the phrase `the whys and wherefores'
  1082. wife
    a married woman; a man's partner in marriage
  1083. will
    the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention
  1084. win
    a victory (as in a race or other competition)
  1085. wind
    air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
  1086. window
    a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
  1087. windsurf
    ride standing on a surfboard with an attached sail, on water
  1088. windy
    abounding in or exposed to the wind or breezes
  1089. wine
    fermented juice (of grapes especially)
  1090. winner
    a person with a record of successes
  1091. winter
    the coldest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the winter solstice to the vernal equinox
  1092. width
    the extent of something from side to side
  1093. whiteout
    an arctic atmospheric condition with clouds over snow produce a uniform whiteness and objects are difficult to see; occurs when the light reflected off the snow equals the light coming through the clouds
  1094. woman
    an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
  1095. wonderful
    extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers
  1096. word
    a unit of language that native speakers can identify
  1097. work
    activity directed toward making or doing something
  1098. world
    the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet we live on
  1099. wold
    a tract of open rolling country (especially upland)
  1100. wow
    impress greatly
  1101. write
    write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word)
  1102. writer
    a person who is able to write and has written something
  1103. wrong
    not correct; not in conformity with fact or truth
  1104. year
    the period of time that it takes for a planet (as, e.g., Earth or Mars) to make a complete revolution around the sun
  1105. yellow
    yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
  1106. yes
    an affirmative
  1107. yesterday
    the day immediately before today
  1108. sou
    a former French coin of low denomination; often used of any small amount of money
  1109. young
    any immature animal
  1110. dour
    showing a brooding ill humor
  1111. horselaugh
    a loud laugh that sounds like a horse neighing