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Flashcards in Group 16 - Day 08 Deck (27):
1

bucket list

a list of things you want to do before you die

2

stroke

a medical condition caused by interruption of the blood flow in the brain

3

sedentary

seated; sitting down

4

a lift

an elevator

5

stitch-up

situation that has been manipulated to someone’s advantage

6

a motley crew

a roughly organized group of people

7

pop-up (store)

temporary (store)

8

squash

squeeze something into a restricted space

9

bucket

a roughly cylindrical container used for carrying liquids

10

kick the bucket

to die

11

shade

shelter from direct sunlight

12

rule with an iron fist

(in politics) rigorous or despotic government

13

assault

a physical attack

14

sexual assault

a sexual act that a person is forced or threatened into doing

15

short-term

in a short period of time or in the near future

16

long-term

over a long period of time or in the distant future

17

have a soft spot for

to have a (sentimental) weakness for something

18

instant noodles

pasta that cooks very quickly

19

meatballs

balls of ground meat

20

raw

uncooked

21

wholemeal bread

brown bread

22

wholegrain rice

brown rice

23

bench

a long seat, typically found in public spaces

24

bank

a financial establishment that handles money

25

neat

orderly or tidy

26

barn

a large farm building used for storing grain or housing animals

27

tent

a portable shelter made of cloth