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Basic English Words For All

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1. Extremely good - attractive -enjoyable

2. Opposite of romantic

3. An exciting or dangerous experience

4. Science concerned with the study of physical objects and substances and natural forces such as light - heat and movement

5. Piece of clothing that covers your hand

6. Extremely bad or unpleasant; often in a way that causes harm or damage

7. Metal container for food or drinks

8. To touch someone or something hard with your hand - a stick -etc.

9. To damage something so badly that it no longer exists or cannot be used or repaired

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

11. A piece of material you use to remove pencil marks from paper

12. A large area in some way different from other areas around it

13. The process or activity of learning

14. A fact or thing that someone finds out about (noun)

15. Strong material made of animal skin

16. Describes someone who doesn't smile - or a statement that isn't funny

17. Making a suggestion: laten we...

18. This day

19. Opposite of active

20. A hard hat that protects your head

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

22. From Africa

23. To spend a lot of money - energy - etc - on it

24. A place/ business where you can buy things

25. Making a suggestion:

26. You use it for a thing when you don't mention which thing

27. Large area of land covered with trees

28. Someone's female parent

29. Country of a Pole

30. Opposite of good at

31. Time of the year when the weather is coldest

32. Of the past - present or future

33. Area around a house which has plants and flowers in it

34. Together - including

35. Willing to do anything to change a bad situation

36. Strong cotton cloth usually in blue and used especially to make jeans

37. To produce words on paper - in an email -etc.

38. Not thin

39. Having qualities considered to be typical of men

40. Activity that is a compition between players or teams

41. A piece (of chocolate or soap)

42. A unit to measure the energy in food

43. A building for education

44. Kind of tall shoe

45. A very small town in the countryside

46. From one end towards the other

47. From Europe

48. A room in a hotel for 2 persons

49. Extremely good - attractive

50. Describes someone who works hard