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Basic English Words For All

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

2. A person who plays a role in a film or play

3. Not nice

4. It can be done

5. The act of inventing (noun)

6. Describes someone who is friendly and likes being with people

7. Someone who sings

8. The area of land next to the sea

9. In stories and film - someone who can do strange and impossible things

10. Someone who use violence such as bomb - shooting etc to obtain political demands

11. From Hungary

12. Very good or beautiful and very impressive( e.g a view - building)

13. A flat - round piece of metal with special designs on it - used as money

14. An activity or sport in which people compete with each other according to agreed rules

15. Activity of growing plants in your garden

16. The sport of doing special exercises and movements

17. A large and important town

18. From Ukraine

19. A small round object that is used for fastening clothes by pushing it through a hole.

20. Areas outside towns and cities

21. From Russia

22. Intended to be useful and suitable - not just fashionable or attractive

23. Knowledge or skill you get from doing something

24. Someone's male parent

25. Tired and unhappy because you have nothing to do or nothings interesting is going on.

26. A weapon with a long - sharp blade and a handle

27. Country of a Uruguayan

28. The day when you were born

29. New machines - equipment and ways of doing things that are based on modern knowledge about science and computers

30. Hair that grows in the shape of curves

31. Describes something that makes you laugh

32. The way you feel at a particular time

33. Jewellery worn around your neck

34. Sport of moving on boots with metal blades or small wheels on the bottom

35. A social event when a lot of people meet together enjoying themselves by eating - drinking -dancing -etc.

36. A man with a high rank in the past and who was trained to fight while riding on a horse

37. The nations of the Asian continent collectively

38. A group of shops together in one area.

39. Someone who write novels or stories

40. 8.45 h.

41. A building with rooms (or one room) where people work at desks

42. A building where you can see and buy art

43. Beef cooked in an oven

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

45. Activity of putting up a tent and living in it on holiday

46. Opposite of hard-working

47. Opposite of friendly

48. Child of your uncle or aunt

49. Sport of trying to catch fish

50. Scribes something that is a long distance from one side to the other