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  1. seminar
    a course offered for a small group of advanced students
    Once the seminar had nearly ended, some of the participants started leaving the room.
  2. reschedule
    assign a new time and place for an event
    Mrs.Murphy`s appointment with the dentist has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 4 P.M.
  3. knowledgeable
    alert and fully informed
    Ms.Mori is quite knowledgeable about jazz and plays saxophone in her spare time.
  4. participant
    someone who is involved in an activity
    Once the seminar had nearly ended, some of the participants started leaving the room.
  5. cancelled
    no longer planned or scheduled
    Some of the staff members want to leave the office early today since the afternoon meeting is cancelled.
  6. reprimand
    an act or expression of criticism and censure
    The manager reprimanded Peter because he was consistently late for work.
  7. renovate
    restore to a previous or better condition
    The building owners are discussing whether to take out a loan to pay for the lobby to be renovated.
  8. necessitate
    require as useful, just, or proper
    A sudden from in sales would necessitate cuts in production and employment.
  9. prospective
    of or concerned with or related to the future
    Many job seekers now post their resumes online,where they are easily viewed by prospective employers.
  10. optimistic
    hopeful that the best will happen in the future
    Despite optimistic forecasts, J&T Institute`s rebenues continued to decline for three
    consecutive months.
  11. consistently
    in a systematic or steady manner
    The manager reprimanded Peter because he was consistently late for work.
  12. yen
    the basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen
    A fine of up to 90 yen will be imposed upon any drivers who park illegally downtown.
  13. accounting
    a system that gives quantitative information about finances
    Both Mr.Sheffield from the accounting department and Ms.Underhill from personnel have
    scheduled meetings with new CEO.
  14. jazz
    genre of American music that developed in the 20th century
    Ms.Mori is quite knowledgeable about jazz and plays saxophone in her spare time.
  15. shortage
    an amount by which something is less than expected
    Sharp increases in demand for new homes are fueling concerns over potential
    shortages in building materials.
  16. personnel
    group of people willing to obey orders
    Both Mr.Sheffield from the accounting department and Ms.Underhill from personnel have
    scheduled meetings with new CEO.
  17. advisable
    worthy of being recommended or suggested; prudent or wise
    Our new production of The angel Of The Opera is quite popular, so it is advisable that you reserve your seats well in
    advance.
  18. consecutive
    one after the other
    Despite optimistic forecasts, J&T Institute`s rebenues continued to decline for three
    consecutive months.
  19. discount
    an amount or percentage deducted
    The sales clerk informed Ms.Lee about some special discounts currently available on his company`s products.
  20. scheduled
    planned for some certain time or times
    Both Mr.Sheffield from the accounting department and Ms.Underhill from personnel have
    scheduled meetings with new CEO.
  21. lobby
    a large entrance or reception room or area
    The building owners are discussing whether to take out a loan to pay for the lobby to be renovated.
  22. production
    the act or process of making something
    Our new production of The angel Of The Opera is quite popular, so it is advisable that you reserve your seats well in
    advance.
  23. forecast
    a prediction about how something will develop
    Despite optimistic forecasts, J&T Institute`s rebenues continued to decline for three
    consecutive months.
  24. currently
    at this time or period
    The sales clerk informed Ms.Lee about some special discounts currently available on his company`s products.
  25. illegal
    prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules
    A fine of up to 90 yen will be imposed upon any drivers who park illegally downtown.
  26. imposed
    set forth authoritatively as obligatory
    A fine of up to 90 yen will be imposed upon any drivers who park illegally downtown.
  27. employer
    a person or firm that hires workers
    Many job seekers now post their resumes online,where they are easily viewed by prospective employers.
  28. athlete
    a person trained to compete in sports
    It is typical for a former professional athlete to seek a job as a sports coach.
  29. typical
    exhibiting the qualities that identify a group or kind
    It is typical for a former professional athlete to seek a job as a sports coach.
  30. job
    a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty
    Many job seekers now post their resumes online,where they are easily viewed by prospective employers.
  31. appointment
    a meeting arranged in advance
    Mrs.Murphy`s appointment with the dentist has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 4 P.M.
  32. factory
    a plant with facilities for manufacturing
    The company hired more workers and extended the factory`s hours of operation in order to double production.
  33. potential
    existing in possibility
    Sharp increases in demand for new homes are fueling concerns over potential
    shortages in building materials.
  34. apology
    an expression of regret at having caused trouble for someone
    We will have to convey apologies to those customers whose shipments have been delayed.
  35. loan
    the temporary provision of money (usually at interest)
    The building owners are discussing whether to take out a loan to pay for the lobby to be renovated.
  36. professional
    of or relating to or suitable as an occupation
    It is typical for a former professional athlete to seek a job as a sports coach.
  37. clerk
    an employee who performs office work
    The sales clerk informed Ms.Lee about some special discounts currently available on his company`s products.
  38. customer
    someone who pays for goods or services
    We will have to convey apologies to those customers whose shipments have been delayed.
  39. available
    obtainable or accessible and ready for use or service
    The sales clerk informed Ms.Lee about some special discounts currently available on his company`s products.
  40. convey
    transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
    We will have to convey apologies to those customers whose shipments have been delayed.
  41. charity
    an institution set up to provide help to the needy
    A total of over one million dollars was raised at last night`s charity event.
  42. resume
    take up or begin anew
    Many job seekers now post their resumes online,where they are easily viewed by prospective employers.
  43. employment
    the state of having a job
    A sudden from in sales would necessitate cuts in production and employment.
  44. volunteer
    a person who performs work done by choice
    Workers at Global Motors have been volunteering their time recently in order to help the company survive.
  45. survive
    continue in existence after
    Workers at Global Motors have been volunteering their time recently in order to help the company survive.
  46. manager
    someone who controls resources and expenditures
    The manager reprimanded Peter because he was consistently late for work.
  47. staff
    a strong rod or stick with a specialized utilitarian purpose
    Some of the staff members want to leave the office early today since the afternoon meeting is cancelled.
  48. spare
    more than is needed, desired, or required
    Ms.Mori is quite knowledgeable about jazz and plays saxophone in her spare time.
  49. delay
    time during which some action is awaited
    We will have to convey apologies to those customers whose shipments have been delayed.
  50. decline
    grow worse
    Despite optimistic forecasts, J&T Institute`s rebenues continued to decline for three
    consecutive months.
  51. site
    the piece of land on which something is located
    The update to the company Web site must be completed before next Thursday.
  52. product
    an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
    The sales clerk informed Ms.Lee about some special discounts currently available on his company`s products.
  53. reserve
    hold back or set aside, especially for future use
    Our new production of The angel Of The Opera is quite popular, so it is advisable that you reserve your seats well in
    advance.
  54. operation
    process or manner of functioning
    The company hired more workers and extended the factory`s hours of operation in order to double production.
  55. department
    a specialized division of a large organization
    Both Mr.Sheffield from the accounting department and Ms.Underhill from personnel have
    scheduled meetings with new CEO.
  56. popular
    regarded with great favor or approval by the general public
    Our new production of The angel Of The Opera is quite popular, so it is advisable that you reserve your seats well in
    advance.
  57. discuss
    to consider or examine in speech or writing
    The building owners are discussing whether to take out a loan to pay for the lobby to be renovated.
  58. total
    the whole amount
    A total of over one million dollars was raised at last night`s charity event.
  59. sharp
    having a point or thin edge suitable for cutting or piercing
    Sharp increases in demand for new homes are fueling concerns over potential
    shortages in building materials.
  60. material
    the substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
    Sharp increases in demand for new homes are fueling concerns over potential
    shortages in building materials.
  61. seek
    try to locate, discover, or establish the existence of
    It is typical for a former professional athlete to seek a job as a sports coach.
  62. recent
    of the immediate past or just previous to the present time
    Workers at Global Motors have been volunteering their time recently in order to help the company survive.
  63. exact
    marked by strict and complete accordance with fact
    The University of Andalusia ordered exactly the same number of textbooks as last year.
  64. extend
    stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope
    The company hired more workers and extended the factory`s hours of operation in order to double production.
  65. special
    adapted to or reserved for a particular purpose
    The sales clerk informed Ms.Lee about some special discounts currently available on his company`s products.
  66. event
    something that happens at a given place and time
    A total of over one million dollars was raised at last night`s charity event.
  67. demand
    request urgently and forcefully
    Sharp increases in demand for new homes are fueling concerns over potential
    shortages in building materials.
  68. advance
    move forward
    Our new production of The angel Of The Opera is quite popular, so it is advisable that you reserve your seats well in
    advance.
  69. concern
    something that interests you because it is important
    Sharp increases in demand for new homes are fueling concerns over potential
    shortages in building materials.
  70. inform
    impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
    The sales clerk informed Ms.Lee about some special discounts currently available on his company`s products.
  71. purpose
    what something is used for
    The directors of the Bio Corporation meet in Conference Room 4 every Tuesday, unless the room is being used for
    another purpose.
  72. former
    the first of two or the first mentioned of two
    It is typical for a former professional athlete to seek a job as a sports coach.
  73. increase
    a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous
    Sharp increases in demand for new homes are fueling concerns over potential
    shortages in building materials.
  74. complete
    having all necessary qualities
    The update to the company Web site must be completed before next Thursday.
  75. raise
    move upwards
    A total of over one million dollars was raised at last night`s charity event.
  76. continue
    keep or maintain in unaltered condition
    Despite optimistic forecasts, J&T Institute`s rebenues continued to decline for three
    consecutive months.
  77. office
    place of business where professional duties are performed
    Some of the staff members want to leave the office early today since the afternoon meeting is cancelled.
Created on February 5, 2018

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