Word List


Performance noun Your performance was very good
An act of presenting a play or concert
Appreciate Verb He did not appreciate her enough
recognize the full worth of
Busy Adjective He was very busy
having a great deal to do
Buy Verb He had to buy more sandwiches
obtain in exchange for payment
Check Verb She was meant to check the oven an hour ago
examine something in order to determine its quality
Comfortable Adjective He was very comfortable here
physically relaxed and free from constraint
Complain Verb He was not one to complain often
express dissatisfaction or annoyance about something
Concern Verb She was feeling a lot of concern from him
make someone anxious or worried
Condition Noun His condition was unknown
the state of something with regard to it's appearance, quality or working order
Experience Noun She had very little experience
the knowledge or skill acquired by a period of practical experience
Explain Verb He had already explained this to her
make an idea clear to someone by describing it in more detail or revealing relevant facts
Feed Verb He had to feed her
give food to
Fetch Verb She was told to fetch the Hillson report
go for and then bring back
Miss Verb She would be missed
fail to attend participate in or watch something
Necessary Adjective It was necessary for him to do this
needed to be done, achieved or present
Privacy Noun Her privacy was not being respected
a state in which one is not observed or disturbed by other people
Properly Adverb She hadn't filled in the form properly
correctly or satisfactorily
Pursue Verb She had decided to pursue the new position
continue or proceed along a path or course of action
Strong Adjective He was very strong
having the power to move heavy weight or perform physically demanding tasks
Thin Adjective She was very thin
having little or too little flesh or fat on the body
Trust Verb How could he trust what she said
firm belief in the reliability of someone or something
Wardrobe Noun He didn't like the new wardrobe
a large tall cupboard in which clothes may be hung or stored
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