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that money you pay for a journey

fare

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a large flat area where people go to skate

rink

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someone whose job is to make sure that players in a game obey the rules (like a referee but only in tennis, baseball and cricket)

umpire

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the last part of a performance (also most exciting)

finale

5

a long thin bar or stick made of metal, plastig or wood

rod

6

not natural or real, but mady by people

artificial

7

to happen

occur

8

a newspaper that has small pages and not much serios news

tabloid

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a serious type of newspaper that is printed on large sheets of paper

broadsheet

10

normal or average

ordinary

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well known for something bad

infamous

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information or evidence that shows that something is definitely true

proof

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to believe that something is true

to suspect

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to accuse someone of committing a crime

to charge sb with sth.

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an official judgment made in a court

verdict

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to officially accuse someone of a crime and ask a court of law to judge them

to prosecute

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to treate someone very badly because of their race, religion or political beliefs

to persecute

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the punishment of legally killing someone who has committed a serious crime

capital punishment

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punishment that consists of hitting someone

corporal punishment

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someone who steals money or property

robber

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someone who enters a building illegally in order to steal things

burglar

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someone who steals something thief

thief

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someone who deliberately damages or destroy things, especially public property

vandal

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if a judge sentences someone, they offically say what the person's punishment will be.

to sentence

25

someone who sees a crime, accident or other event happen.

witness

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someone who sees an event happen, but who is not directly involved in it.

bystander

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in the UK, a lawyer who gives legal advice, writes legal contracts, and represents people in the lower courts of law

solicitor

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painful and uncomfortable, usually as a result of an injury, infection or too much excercise

sore

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a cure for pain or for a minor illness

remedy

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a medicine or treatment that makes someone who is ill become healthy

cure

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to look at something or someone carefully

to examine

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to try find out all the facts about something in order to learn the truth about it

to investigate

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a thin pieve of cloth or plastic that sticks to your skin to cover a cut

plaster

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a large room in hospital with beds for people to stay in

ward

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a particular amount of a drug or medicine that has been measured so that you can take it

dose

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a medical condition in which the temperature of your body is very high

fever

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an area of small red spots on your skin that is caused by an ilnnes or a rection to something

rash

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to cut something such as food or wood into pieces

to chop

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to cut something into flat pieces

to slice

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reiben / raspeln (zb Käse)

to grate

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to cook meat or vegetables in an oven

to roast

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the part of a cooker where food is cooked under great heat

hob

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a small round flat dish that you put a cup on

saucer

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a container that is used for boiling water

kettle

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to mis something such as eggs or cream

to whisk

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a sweet drink without alcohol that has bubbles

a fizzy drink

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someone who works in the same organisation or department as you

colleague

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physical or mental energy needed to do something

effort

49

relating to towns and cities

urban (adj)

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relating to the countryside or in the countryside

rural

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a statement what is likely to happen, usually relating to the weather business or the economy

forecast

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a statement about what you think will happen in the future

prediction

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to rain very hard

to puor

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to rain very lightly

drizzle

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a place abd all the things in it

surroundings

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a lake, orften an artificial one, where water is stored so that it can be supplied to houses, factories, etc

resevoir

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a small pool of water that is left on the ground after it has rained

puddle

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a large flat area of land

plain

59

in Gefahr gebracht (adjektiv)

endangered

60

relating to economy, businnes and trade

economic

61

not spending or costing much money

economical

62

a document that you get frome someone showing you that you have given them money or goods

receipt

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something you buy that costs much less than normal

bargain

64

a large amount of money

fortune

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a piece of equipment that is used in shops for adding the amount of money that someone has to pay and for keeping the money in

till

66

an occasion when you practise for the performance of a play, concert etc.

rehearsal

67

to practise a play, concert, etc before giving a performance

rehearse

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to see someone or something for a moment or not complete completely

to glimpse

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