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Basic English Words For All

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1. A problem is....

2. This day

3. One of the substances in food that yoou need to be healthy. (vitamine)

4. Speaking or behaving in a way that is not polite - is likely to offend or annoy people

5. Describes something or someone that makes you laugh

6. The activity of jumping into the water with arms and head first

7. Very unkind - unpleansant and shocking;often used for a taste that stays in the mouth or an event when people are hurt.

8. Game like tennis but using a shuttlecock

9. Some one who plays a game or sport

10. Some one who does a sport like running or jumping

11. Changing often

12. The most important town in a country

13. Someone who works in an organization/company - but who is not the manager

14. Become husband and wife

15. A story - film - idea that is about people - things - event you imagine and not real ones

16. Strong material made of animal skin

17. My sister's or my brother's son

18. South American animalwith thick hair like wool - and a long neck

19. Produce words on paper - in an email - etc

20. Country of a Turk

21. Opposite of active

22. Playing a role in a film or play

23. Persons from Scotland

24. Starts at 9.00 ......ends at10.00 h

25. The first meal of the day

26. Describes someone -something that is nice to look at.

27. Someone who wins a war or gets control of a country

28. Area next to the sea

29. Kind of tall shoe

30. Travelling for pleasure with little money -and carrying a rucksack

31. The mother of someone's mother or father

32. Decribes food that tastes very good

33. Opposite of friendly

34. Nice - pleasant

35. Of a low temperature

36. Some one who runs in a race

37. The sport of standing on a board and moving across the waves in the sea

38. 1.a long wooden stick used in some sports and games - like cricket or baseball 2. a round flat piece of wood used to hit the ball in table tennis

39. A game for 2 players who move pieces on a board to try to trap a piece called the king

40. Describes someone who shows he/she cares by doing something to help you or make you feel better

41. Racing in very fast and expensive cars

42. My sister's or my brother's daughter

43. A place you can get on or off a train

44. Not late

45. Not inside

46. A structure that has been built and filled with water for people to swim in

47. Someone trained to treat people who are ill.

48. Prepare a meal

49. A room or building containing books that can be looked at or borrowed

50. Attractive