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Subjects : ielts, english, vocabulary
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1. Illegal or immoral behaviour or actions - especially by young people

2. Vary

3. Cautious

4. Get away from by trickery or cleverness

5. Search into - investigate - examine

6. The scientific idea that plants and animals develop and change gradually

7. The education and care that you are given as a child - and the way it affects your later development and attitudes

8. A situation in which everything is happening in a confused way and nothing is organized or arranged in order

9. A strong desire to achieve something

10. The quality of being better

11. Based on reasons rather than emotions [≠irrational]

12. A gas or other substance that is sent into the air

13. Smell

14. Easily broken - delicate

15. Closly packed together -thick

16. Mental/visual/cognitive/hearing etc impairment

17. An offender - criminal

18. Ceremony

19. Be successfull - have good fortune

20. To try very hard

21. Blunder (while speaking) - make a mistake

22. Rude and offensive

23. Never having happened before - or never having happened so much

24. Offender

25. A piece of writing - a thing

26. Relating to the earth

27. Put an end to

28. To work very hard for a long period of time

29. Show scorn or contempt

30. Clever - having new ideas

31. Very tired

32. A feeling that someone or something is not important and deserves no respect

33. Cry loud and long

34. Irony - satire

35. To prevent someone from having something

36. To change into vapor

37. Representative

38. Having no money - no food - no home

39. Too much

40. The process of changing something in order to improve it

41. A very bad situation that someone is in

42. Maintain - to make sth continue to exist for a long time

43. Terrible -frightful

44. Lucky

45. Walker

46. Request - appeal

47. Cold

48. To press something firmly

49. Reckless

50. You have to pay money because of something you have done