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1

deal with

part of speech: phrasal verb
definition : interact or communicate
ex: in a time of greater openness, somebody still ha to get into the sewer to deal with the rats

2

particular

part of speech: adj
definition : specific
example: he stopped at one point to ask someone direction to a particular housing development

3

spread

part of speech : v
definition : to move to many places or be with new people
ex: when one member of a family gets a cold, it often spreads to the rest

4

nature

part of speech : n
definition : the key thing that make something what it is
ex: he was deposed to think more favorably of the nature of the country

5

qualities

part of speech : n
definition : part of something
ex: Ann has all the qualities the boss likes: she's smart, hardworking and creative

6

quite

part of speech: adverb
definition : pretty
ex: it was quite as tangible as his money profits promised to be

7

huge

part of speech : adj
definition : very big
ex: khalifa tower is a huge tower

8

take over

part of speech: v
definition : to take something by force or control it
ex: Kuwait was taken over by Iraq in 1990

9

gain

part of speech: v
definition: to add
ex: the medication can cause nausea and weight gain

10

political

part of speech : adj
definition : relating to government
ex: Iraq has a lot of political issues

11

economic

part of speech : adj
definition : relating to money
ex: we are looking for a more economic way of doing business

12

trade

part of speech : v
definition : to exchange, to do business
ex : trade accounts for half of our gross national products

13

market

part of speech : n
definition : a place where people do business
ex: there are a good market beside my house

14

invest

part of speech :v
definition: to buy something hoping to grow your money
ex they invested in an oil company in the 1950s and ended up getting rich

15

employees

part of speech : n
definition : workers
ex: every month Kroger need a new employees