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affect

verb (action)
to change
to cause an effect in

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ancient

adjective (descriptive word)
in time long past, very old

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arrogant

adjective
too proud of oneself

4

assembly

noun
a group of people that come together

the act of building or putting together pieces or parts

5

burrow


NOUN
A HOLE IN THE GROUND MADE BY A SMALL ANIMAL

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collision

noun
a crash in which two or more things or people hit each other

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competitive

adj
having a strong desire to win or be the best at something

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contagious

adj
able to be passed from one person or animal to another by touching

9

frontier

noun
the part of a country borders another country

a boundary or border between countries

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ability

noun
skill or power to do something

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absence

noun
someone or something not being there

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accident

noun
something bad happening but not on purpose

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actual

adjective
real

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actually

adverb
really, in truth

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addicted

adjective
dependent on a drug or other substance (or activity)

related to:
alcohol
drugs
cigarettes
shopping - "shopoholic"
chocolate - "chocoholic"
Facebook

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beyond

(preposition) On the other side of. Just ???? that bridge lies the town.

(preposition) Ahead, further in time. _____ that, we can not tell what will happen.

(preposition) To a greater degree. To infinity and ______!

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blizzard

(n.) a winter storm with
low temperatures, strong winds and blowing snow

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century

n.
100 years

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phrase

n.
a brief expression that is commonly used
(ex. drives me nuts)

or

2 or more words in a group

20

affection

n.
a friendly feeling of liking or loving someone or something

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extinction

n.
the death of a species of animals, no more of this kind of animal is alive

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inspection

n.
the act of looking at with care in order to find any problems

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inaccurate

adj.
not accurate, not correct, not true

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inefficient

adj.
doesn't get the job done quickly or well

25

efficient

adj.
gets the job done quickly and well

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insecure

adj.
not confident, not sure of oneself

27

illegal

adj.
not allowed by law

28

bawl

v.
to cry loudly, to wail

29

cite

v.
to refer to a source of information (a book, etc)

to write a quote and say where it is from

30

isle

n.
a small island

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fare

n.
the price of a ticket (bus, taxi, etc)

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aisle

n.
the hallway in a theatre, store or airplane

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fair

adj.
just, true, right

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fact

n.
something that could be proven true or false

35

opinion

n.
something that someone feels / think about something

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object

n.
the goal of a game

n.
a thing

37

complex

adj.
not simple

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pastime

n.
hobby or a way to spend time doing something

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nonstop

adj.
direct (flight)

adv.
constantly continuing to do something

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the coast is clear

You can come out now, the coast is clear.

it is safe to do something or go somewhere because no one is watching or listening who would prevent you or catch you.

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insult

v.
to call someone a name or say something bad about them

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scowl

v.
frown

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shatter

v.
to break into many small pieces

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gleam

v.
to shine

n. a shine

a mischievous ___ in his eye

an evil ___ in the villain's eye

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resist

v.
to fight against (something) : to try to stop or prevent (something)

phrase
couldn't _____ it = couldn't say no

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deserve

v.
to be worthy of something
to earn something

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vicious

adj.
really mean, dangerously mean

48

gesture

n.
a movement with a hand or hands that means something

wave, thumbs up, high five

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spineless

adj.
cowardly, scared, not brave

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furious

adj.

really really ANGRY

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shocked

adj.

feeling amazed or unable to figure out what to do

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miserable

adj.

really sad and/or in pain

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desperate

adj.

very sad and upset because of having little or no hope : feeling or showing despair