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  1. introduction
    the act of beginning something new
  2. requirement
    necessary activity
  3. north
    the direction corresponding to the northward cardinal compass point
  4. confirm
    strengthen
  5. senior
    advanced in years
  6. 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
  7. refuse
    show unwillingness towards
  8. transport
    move something or somebody around
  9. emerge
    come out into view, as from concealment
  10. map
    a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface
  11. concept
    an abstract or general idea inferred from specific instances
  12. island
    a land mass that is surrounded by water
  13. reform
    make changes for improvement to remove abuse and injustices
  14. neither
    not either; not one or the other
  15. 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
  16. survive
    continue in existence after
  17. flight
    an instance of traveling by air
  18. left
    being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the west when facing north
  19. solve
    find the answer to or understand the meaning of
  20. neighbor
    a person who lives near another
  21. background
    the part of a scene behind objects in the front
  22. technique
    a practical method or art applied to some particular task
  23. traffic
    vehicles or pedestrians traveling in a particular locality
  24. improvement
    the act of making something better
  25. tool
    an implement used to perform a task or job
  26. consequence
    a phenomenon that is caused by some previous phenomenon
  27. circumstance
    the set of facts that surround a situation or event
  28. smoke
    a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
  29. reaction
    an idea evoked by some experience
  30. rain
    water falling in drops from vapor in the atmosphere
  31. busy
    actively or fully engaged or occupied
  32. lesson
    the significance of a story or event
  33. brain
    the center of the nervous system
  34. mass
    the property of a body that causes it to have weight
  35. funny
    an account of an amusing incident
  36. contribute
    provide
  37. failure
    an act that does not succeed
  38. schedule
    a list of times at which things are planned to occur
  39. speaker
    someone who expresses in language
  40. bottom
    the lower side of anything
  41. adopt
    take into one's family
  42. combine
    put or add together
  43. mountain
    a land mass that projects well above its surroundings
  44. waste
    use inefficiently or inappropriately
  45. hide
    prevent from being seen or discovered
  46. marriage
    the state of being a couple voluntarily joined for life
  47. ticket
    a commercial document showing that the holder is entitled to something (as to ride on public transportation or to enter a public entertainment)
  48. meal
    any of the occasions for eating food that occur by custom or habit at more or less fixed times
  49. colleague
    an associate that one works with
  50. bag
    a flexible container with a single opening
  51. repeat
    say or state again
  52. equal
    having the same quantity, value, or measure as another
  53. expression
    the communication of your beliefs or opinions
  54. plus
    on the positive side or higher end of a scale
  55. extremely
    to the greatest possible degree
  56. owner
    a person who owns something
  57. plane
    an unbounded two-dimensional shape
  58. commercial
    connected with or engaged in the exchange of goods
  59. lady
    a polite name for any woman
  60. duty
    the social force that obliges you to behave in a certain way
  61. strength
    the property of being physically or mentally powerful
  62. connect
    fasten or put together two or more pieces
  63. cultural
    relating to the shared knowledge and values of a society
  64. arrange
    put into a proper or systematic order
  65. scheme
    an elaborate and systematic plan of action
  66. payment
    the act of giving money in exchange for something
  67. unfortunately
    by bad luck
  68. brief
    of short duration or distance
  69. bird
    warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrate with feathers and wings
  70. demonstrate
    give an exhibition of to an interested audience
  71. contribution
    a voluntary gift made to some worthwhile cause
  72. appreciate
    be fully aware of; realize fully
  73. chapter
    a subdivision of a written work; usually numbered and titled
  74. secret
    not openly made known
  75. apparently
    seemingly; as far as one can tell
  76. novel
    an extended fictional work in prose
  77. union
    the state of being joined or united or linked
  78. burn
    destroy by fire
  79. trend
    a general tendency to change, as of opinion
  80. initial
    occurring at the beginning
  81. pleasure
    something or someone that provides a source of happiness
  82. suggestion
    an idea that is proposed
  83. critical
    of a serious examination and judgment of something
  84. gather
    assemble or get together
  85. mostly
    in large part; mainly or chiefly
  86. earth
    the third planet from the sun
  87. pop
    make a sharp explosive noise
  88. essential
    basic and fundamental
  89. desire
    the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state
  90. promote
    assign to a higher position
  91. currently
    at this time or period
  92. employ
    put into service
  93. path
    an established line of travel or access
  94. topic
    the subject matter of a conversation or discussion
  95. beach
    an area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake
  96. attract
    exert a force on
  97. engage
    consume all of one's attention or time
  98. powerful
    having great force or effect
  99. flower
    reproductive organ of plants especially if showy or colorful
  100. crisis
    a crucial stage or turning point in the course of something
  101. settle
    become resolved, fixed, established, or quiet
  102. boat
    a small vessel for travel on water
  103. aid
    the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need
  104. fan
    a device for creating a current of air by movement
  105. kitchen
    a room equipped for preparing meals
  106. twice
    two times
  107. fresh
    recently made, produced, or harvested
  108. delay
    time during which some action is awaited
  109. safety
    being certain that adverse effects will not be caused
  110. engineer
    a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve problems
  111. quiet
    characterized by an absence of agitation or activity
  112. insurance
    protection against future loss
  113. nurse
    one skilled in caring for young children or the sick
  114. divide
    a serious disagreement between two groups of people
  115. length
    the linear extent in space from one end to the other
  116. investigation
    an inquiry into unfamiliar or questionable activities
  117. package
    a wrapped container
  118. somewhere
    in or at or to some place
  119. expand
    extend in one or more directions
  120. commit
    engage in or perform
  121. obvious
    easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind
  122. jump
    move forward by leaps and bounds
  123. weapon
    any instrument used in fighting or hunting
  124. relative
    not absolute or complete
  125. host
    a person who invites guests to a social event
  126. winter
    the coldest season of the year
  127. district
    a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
  128. broad
    having great extent from one side to the other
  129. tire
    lose interest or become bored with something or somebody
  130. spring
    move forward by leaps and bounds
  131. spirit
    the vital principle or animating force within living things
  132. lunch
    a midday meal
  133. actual
    existing in act or fact
  134. pool
    a small body of standing water (rainwater) or other liquid
  135. battle
    a hostile meeting of opposing military forces
  136. tradition
    a specific practice of long standing
  137. cash
    money in the form of bills or coins
  138. hardly
    almost not
  139. award
    give, especially as an honor
  140. coach
    a vehicle carrying many passengers
  141. experiment
    the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
  142. consideration
    the process of giving careful thought to something
  143. strange
    unusual or out of the ordinary
  144. code
    a set of rules or principles or laws
  145. possible
    capable of happening or existing
  146. threat
    declaration of an intention to inflict harm on another
  147. accident
    an unfortunate mishap
  148. impossible
    not capable of happening or being done or dealt with
  149. revenue
    the entire amount of income before any deductions are made
  150. enable
    provide the means to perform some task
  151. afraid
    filled with fear or apprehension
  152. active
    characterized by energetic movement
  153. conclude
    bring to a close
  154. religious
    having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity
  155. cancer
    a malignant growth caused by uncontrolled cell division
  156. convince
    make realize the truth or validity of something
  157. vary
    become different in some particular way
  158. environmental
    of or relating to the external conditions or surroundings
  159. sun
    the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
  160. healthy
    free from infirmity or disease
  161. blow
    be in motion due to some air or water current
  162. volume
    the property of something that is great in magnitude
  163. location
    the act of putting something in a certain place
  164. invest
    lay out money or resources in an enterprise
  165. proceed
    move ahead; travel onward in time or space
  166. wash
    clean with some chemical process
  167. actor
    a performer in theater, television, or film
  168. glad
    showing or causing joy and pleasure; especially made happy
  169. tape
    a long thin piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening
  170. opposite
    being directly across from each other
  171. stone
    a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
  172. sum
    a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
  173. murder
    unlawful premeditated killing of a human being
  174. monitor
    someone who observes to ensure fairness or prevent mistakes
  175. soldier
    an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army
  176. finance
    the commercial activity of providing funds and capital
  177. hate
    the emotion of intense dislike
  178. 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
  179. concert
    a performance of music by players or singers
  180. shock
    an unpleasant or disappointing surprise
  181. comfortable
    providing or experiencing physical well-being or relief
  182. usual
    occurring or encountered or experienced or observed frequently or in accordance with regular practice or procedure
  183. careful
    exercising caution or showing attention
  184. pack
    a convenient package or parcel (as of cigarettes or film)
  185. recall
    bring to mind
  186. wine
    fermented juice (of grapes especially)
  187. camera
    equipment for taking photographs
  188. swim
    travel through water
  189. manufacture
    put together out of artificial or natural components
  190. theater
    a building where performances can be presented
  191. cycle
    a periodically repeated sequence of events
  192. coffee
    a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans
  193. total
    the whole amount
  194. museum
    a building for collecting and displaying valuable objects
  195. visitor
    someone who visits
  196. freedom
    the condition of being free
  197. construction
    the act of building something
  198. dear
    a beloved person
  199. objective
    the goal intended to be attained
Created on June 27, 2017 (updated June 27, 2017)

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