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Basic English Words For All

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1. A room for sleeping

2. A place where you can put your caravan when you are on holiday

3. Decribes food that tastes very good

4. A piece of writing with words put in a particular way to state an idea or feeling - often the sentences rhyme.

5. A long - flat piece you use to draw or measure lines

6. Someone who cares for sick people as a job

7. A small plastic card that you use to buy things now and pay for them later.

8. Short coat

9. A long thin pole used with a line and a hook for catching fish

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

11. Sport of using a parachute

12. Country of a Uruguayan

13. A extremely pupular star

14. In or across an area

15. Strong shoes that cover your whole foot and the lower part of your leg

16. Really not like

17. A narrow cloth that a man wears around his neck under the collar of his shirt.It is tied with a knot.

18. Someone who plays football as a job

19. A person who prepares a meal for people

20. Worried or afraid so not able to be calm

21. Time of the year when the weather is coldest

22. Area of sand next to the sea

23. A scientist who has special knowledge and training in physics

24. Describes something with a lot of different colours

25. Something you own and is very popular

26. Country of an Egyptian

27. From Ukraine

28. The main church of an area under control of a bishop

29. Someone who tells the actors and cameramen what to do in a film or play.

30. Building where you can get or keep your money

31. To travel around in an area order to find out about it

32. Not difficult

33. 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

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

35. Opposite of kind

36. A large grey animal with 2 tusks and a trunk

37. Describes someone who often helps other people

38. A scary story - film -etc. about a murder

39. Attractive

40. Describes something that makes you laugh

41. Piece of jewellery you wear in your ears

42. To enter a country with an army in order to take control of it

43. Country of a Japanese

44. The sport of swimming under water using special equipment to help you to breathe

45. Person from Brazil

46. Extremely popular song

47. A large and important town

48. Many years - days - hours in the past

49. Extremely attractive to look at

50. Country of a Canadian