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Basic English Words For All

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1. From Uruguay

2. Bag used for carying things on your back

3. Of a high temperature

4. Opposite of romantic

5. Bed and breakfast ; a small hotel or private house where you can stay for the night and have breakfast before you leave.

6. Opposite : beautiful

7. Knowledge about the world - based on examining - testing and proving facts

8. One of the many substances in food and in the ground that you need to be healthy. (mineraal)

9. System of communication by written and spoken words - which is used ina particular country or area

10. The sport of flying using equipment without an engine that looks like a kite

11. A long narrow metal or plastic object with two rows of teeth - used for closing or opening something - especially a piece of clothing.

12. Building where you can stay for a short time

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

14. Cold or calm and relaxed - or fashionable/good

15. To get things and keep them together

16. Like very much

17. Country of an Argentinian

18. A large and important town

19. A set of page that gives information

20. The process of watching something/ someone carefully over a period of time

21. A thin book in which you write somethings to remember

22. A strong hard cap to protect your head

23. Describes someone who embarrassed and not willing to talk to people

24. Short coat

25. Someone who lives next to you or very near

26. A large forest in hot - wet countries with very tall trees

27. Opposite of possible

28. Not old

29. The place with equipment you can use to get fit and healthy

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

31. Extremely attractive so that you like it very much; often used for a building or a view

32. A building that belongs to a company or organisation - with rooms where people can work at desks

33. Game when 2 team try to throw the ball through a high net

34. A piece of clothing that covers a woman's body and her legs

35. Piece of clothing that covers the body from the waist to the feet - divided into separate parts for each leg. They are worn by men and women.

36. Slightly fat

37. Of a low temperature

38. A small container like a paper bag

39. Unhappy and wanting to cry

40. Very unpleasant used for a taste - smell - experience - situation or event

41. A solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk

42. Not well

43. High

44. Country of the British

45. The main meal of the day

46. Someone you know and enjoy being with

47. A game played between 2 teams who try to kick the ball into a wide net.

48. Tell someone about your ideas about what they should do - where they should go etc.

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

50. Something you wear on your feet - usually over socks.