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Basic English Words For All

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1. From Europe

2. 8.45 h.

3. A book that tells what has happened in someone's life - written by someone else

4. Legal status of being a citizen of a particular country

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

6. Very good -in an UNEXPECTED way

7. Heavy military vehicle with a large gun and runs on two metal belts fitted over its wheels

8. A hard hat that protects your head

9. The area of land next to the sea

10. Activity of riding on a horse

11. To see and notice something

12. A container made of paper - plastic -etc. with straight sides.

13. Water that falls in small drops from clouds

14. Travel through the air like a bird or in a plane

15. A place with many houses - streets and shops - etc.

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

17. E.g. to use something which is typical of what you are talking about.

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

19. A book that explains the meaning of words

20. Meal of eggs mixed together and cooked in oil

21. Not like something

22. A thin book with a paper cover and many pictures in it

23. A table for work in school or office

24. The first meal of the day (usually in the morning)

25. Building where films are shown

26. A shape with four straight sides of equal length

27. From Japan

28. A place where you take your car and fill it with fuel

29. Extremely popular song

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

31. Sport when you wear skis and a boat pulls you on the water

32. To get points or goals in a game

33. A part of some food that helps others to pass through your body easily. (vezel)

34. Describes someone - a way of speaking - etc. that is pleasant and doesn't upset people

35. A military force that is trained to fight on land in a war

36. The sport of doing special exercises and movements

37. A building where you can see art

38. A paper that describes your education - interests - experience etc.

39. A room that you have lessons in

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

41. The act of inventing (noun)

42. Country of a Frenchman

43. From Turkey

44. Having qualities considered to be typical of men

45. From Canada

46. A building where you can see and buy art

47. Physical activity including games -athletics and competitions

48. Not useful

49. A huge - ugly creature

50. Part of your body in the middle of your arm