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Flashcards in Group 16 - Day 10 Deck (19):
1

to lose

to be unable to find something (for objects)

2

to miss

to fail to meet someone or arrive at an appointment

3

storeys

floors/levels (for buildings)

4

suntan

browning of the skin from exposure to the sun

5

to sunbathe

to lie in the sun to develop a tan

6

to sunbake

to lie in the sun to develop a tan

7

fringe

the outer or marginal part of an area

8

square meter

1 m2

9

gated community

residential community with gates to control the entry and exit of people and vehicles

10

shtick

a gimmick or idea to attract attention or publicity

11

sprawl

disorganized or unattractive urban expansion

12

brick

small rectangular block used in building

13

veneer

a thin decorative covering for building materials

14

quarter acre block

~1000m2 piece of land

15

advertising pitch

a sales message

16

real estate

property consisting of land or buildings

17

to hop into

to get into

18

to pump money into

to invest a lot of money in

19

to flock

to congregate in a large group