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come up with

1. part of speech : phrasal verb
2. definition : create, make a new something
3. example : I have no idea yet what to get him as a gift, but I'll come up with something
4. my friend came up with his business when he was young

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hire

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : to give a job
3. example : Constanza Ontaneda hired people to work for her
4. the Oil companies usually hire people with high wages

3

fair

1. part of speech : adjective
2. definition : equal, what you deserve
3. example : teacher was fair with her students
4. the parents should be fair with their children

4

Willing

1. part of speech : adjective
2.definition : to be okay with doing something
3.example: I'm willing to lend you $20
4. I'm willing to help you to fix your car

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design

1. part of speech: verb
2. definition : ceate a plan
3. example : Constanza draws pictures of clothes and designs them
4. He designed his house nicely

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drive

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : move, push, motivate
3. example : higher oil prices drive price increases for everything else
4. my wife drives me to finish my studies

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earn

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition ; to make money, to work for something and get it
3. example : Ashley earned enough money to buy a house
4. I earned much money from my business

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turn it into

1. part of speech : phrasal verb
2. definition : to change one thing to other
3. example : Chris has taken a bedroom and turn it into a home office
4. my friend took his idea and turned it into a business

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set up

1. part of speech : phrasal verb
2. definition : create, make, build
3. example : Ashley Qualls learned how to create a website, then she set up a website for her own
4. It is easy to set up your website online

10

service

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : not a product, but an action, maintenance
3. example : Matt Spain offered people a service _ a kind of help
4. some companies offer free services to their clients

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make a living

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : make enough money to live
3. example : Jack takes beautiful photos, but he can not make a living at it
4. She wants to make a living by being a civil engineer

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mean to

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : to do something on purpose
3. example : I'm sorry. I didn't mean to upset you
4. The child means to lie to his teacher

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clients

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : customers in a service business
3. example : a doctor has patients, a store owner has customers, and a lawyer has clients
4. all companies try to keep their clients by provide them good services

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risks

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : something with a chance to fail
3. example : Tony understands the risks, but he wants to be a racecar driver anyway
4. all businesses have risks, but the owners should avoid them

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ADS

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : commercial, sign, video to sell something
3. example : commercials are ads that we see on TV or hear on the radio
4. the ads are good way to get more information about products, and services