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quality

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : goodness, how good something is
3. example : cheap can mean either "not expensive " or " of low quality "
4. most of german cars have a high quality

2

bake

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : to cook in an oven
3. example : Luis is good at baking bread
4. be careful when you want to bake cakes in an oven

3

in charge of

1. part of speech : prepositional phrase
2. definition : responsible for, the boss or leader
3. example : the parents went out and left a babysitter in charge
4. I used to be in charge of some employees at my work

4

uncertain

1. part of speech : adjective
2. definition : unsure
3. example : with such uncertain economic conditions, it's hard to make business decisions
4. uncertain news at the work, lead to false decisions

5

besides

1. part of speech : adjective
2. definition : in addition
3. example : besides taking four courses, Greta is working fifteen hours a week
4. besides jogging, I like to play volleyball

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profits

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : money made after all expenses are payed
3. example : it is a new business and not yet making any profits
4. when you invest a lot of money, you might make more profits

7

provide

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : give, make possible, give an opportunity
3. example : a good boss provides an explanation when making a change
4. next week the store provides customers a big discount

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organize

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : to arrange, to put in a pattern, to put things where they belong
3. example : Beatriz is organizing the class party
4. I like to organize my bedroom before leaving

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rights

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : entitlement, permission
3. example : the fight for women's rights resulted in women getting the vote
4. education is one of the basic rights of people

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believe in

1. part of speech : verb
2. definition : agree with something strongly, have faith in/trust something or someone
3. example : I believe in giving everyone a chance to give his or her opinion
4. I believe in fairness between kids, it makes them love each other

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such

1. part of speech : adjective
2. definition : similar
3. example : Alan has to write a twenty page paper. He has never written such a long paper before
4. the test was easy such that one we took last week

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conditions

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : situation, environment
3. example : weather conditions were so bad that planes could not land
4. most people in the poor countries live with bad conditions

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security

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : safety, certainty
3. example : a regular schedule can give a child a sense of security
4. the security is very important at the work

14

committee

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : group of people with a specific task
3. example : Ben volunteered to serve on two committees
4. I worked on committee for a long time at my work

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communities

1. part of speech : noun
2. definition : people who live together
3. example : after Ted and Sue had children, they moved to a community with good schools
4. all the members of community should be cooperate