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gripping

holding your attention or interest

2

slip

to loose your balance unintentionally

3

sketch

a short individual story or scene in a comedy program or performance

4

earn

to obtain money from doing work

5

win

to obtain a prize from a competition

6

bet

to risk money on the result of a game or competition

7

auction

a public sale in which items or property are sold to the highest bidder

8

bid

to offer a price for something at an auction

9

bidder

a person who offers a price for something at an auction

10

the news (uncountable)

information about recent or important events

11

sponsor

person or organization that provides financial support for something

12

lottery

a competition where numbered tickets are sold and the winners are decided by drawing numbers randomly

13

lotto

lottery game similar to bingo

14

a being

a living creature, especially an intelligent one

15

split

to break into separate parts

16

accountability

condition of being accountable; responsibility

17

accountable

required to justify actions or decisions; responsible

18

the press

newspapers and magazines. viewed collectively

19

swear word

an offensive word

20

Brussels sprout

a small round vegetable related to cabbage

21

tear apart

to pull into pieces

22

endorse

to promote something by publicly supporting it

23

feature

to have as a prominant aspect

24

game show

a program in which people compete to win prizes

25

sitcom (situational comedy)

a comedy program in which the characters share a common environment, such as a home or workplace

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breed

a type of animal with a distinctive appearance that has been developed by deliberate selection