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- have what it takes (phr) /hæv wɒt ɪt teɪks/ have the ability or qualities needed to be successful Does he have what it takes to succeed?
- build a fire (phr) /bɪld ə ˈfaɪə/
put the coal, wood or other fuel together and light a fire ● Let’s build a fire and cook the meat.
- put up a tent (phr) /pʊt ʌp ə tent/ put a tent somewhere The campers put up their tent and went inside it to sleep.
- trick (n) /trɪk/
a clever action that sb performs in a magic show ● The magician performed some tricks for the children. ➣ trick (v)
- vanish (v) /ˈvænɪʃ/
disappear ● The magician made the rabbit vanish.
- fees (pl n) /fiːz/
money you pay for lessons ● The fees for this language school are 40 euros per month.
- grant (n) /grɑːnt/
money you get from the government to study
- James paid for his university education with a student
- tutor (n) /ˈtjuːtə/
a teacher ● A tutor gives me English lessons at home twice a week. ➣ tutor (v)
- lecturer (n) /ˈlekʧərə/
a teacher at a university ● Our maths lecturer at university sets really hard exams. ➣ lecture (v, n)
- graduate (n) /ˈgræʤʊət/
sb who gets a degree from university ● You need to be a university graduate to apply for a job as a secondary school teacher.
➣ graduate (v), graduation (n)
- queue (n) /kjuː/
a line of people waiting for sth ● There was a long queue at the bank, so I was there for a long time. ➣ queue (v)
- grade (v) /ɡreɪd/
give a mark to a student’s work ● The teacher graded the students’ test papers. ➣ grade (n)
✎ Syn: mark
- twist (v) /twɪst/
injure your ankle, wrist, etc. by bending it in an awkward way ● She was running down
the hill when she twisted her ankle. ➣ twist (n)
- behave (v) /bɪˈheɪv/
act correctly or politely ● The children always behave when they visit their grandparents.
➣ behaviour (n) ✎ Opp: misbehave
- expel (v) /ɪkˈspel/
force a student to leave a school ● The boys who got into the fight were expelled and will have to go to a new school. ➣ expulsion (n)
- oral (adj) /ˈɔːrəl/
spoken ● I have an oral English exam on Monday. ➣ orally (adv)
- unbelievably (adv) /ˌʌnbɪˈliːvəbli/ used to emphasise how good, bad, etc. something is James is only twelve, but
already he’s an unbelievably good musician.
➣ unbelievable (adj)
- revise (v) /rɪˈvaɪz/
study facts again, usually before an exam
- Dave revised for the test all evening and managed to get a B+. ➣ revision (n)
- cancel (v) /ˈkænsl/
- The football match was cancelled because of the rain. ➣ cancellation (n)
- exhibit (v) /ɪɡˈzɪbɪt/
show sth in a public place so that people can go to see it ● A famous art gallery is going to exhibit her paintings. ➣ exhibit (n), exhibition (n)
- staff (n) /stɑːf/
peope who work at the same place ● There are five members of staff at this private language school: four teachers and one secretary.
✎ Syn: personnel
- exchange programme (n) /ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ ˈprəʊɡræm/
a school trip where students live in a different country ● Our school has a student
exchange programme with a school in Poland.
- host family (n) / həʊst ˈfæməli/
people who offer students a place to live or stay ● Tim stayed with a very friendly host family when he was an exchange student.
- adapt (v) /əˈdæpt/
accept; get used to ● It isn’t always easy to adapt to life in a foreign country.
➣ adaptation (n)
- self-conscious (adj) /self-ˈkɒnʃəs/ nervous or embarrassed about what people think of you Jim is self-conscious as he has big feet. ➣ self-consciously (adv),
- gymnasium (n) /ʤɪmˈneɪzɪəm/
a specially-equipped indoor space where you do exercise ● Sean goes to the gymnasium every evening to lift weights.
✎ NB: people usually say gym for short
- common room (n) /ˈkɒmən ruːm/
a room in a college or school where teachers or students can sit to relax ● The high school students chatted in the common room between lessons.
- that’s a good point (phr) /ðæts ə ɡʊd pɔɪnt/ your idea is a good one ‘If we leave later, we’ll miss the bus.’ ‘That’s a good point. OK. We’ll leave now.’
- convince (v) /kənˈvɪns/
make sb believe that sth is true ● I convinced my parents that I was telling the truth.
- facilities (pl n) /fəˈsɪlətɪz/
buildings and services ● This town has many facilities including a sports ground, two cinemas and a library.
- make progress (expr) /meɪk ˈprəʊgres/ improve Mike has been making progress and instead of a B in maths he now has a B+.
- break a rule (expr) /breɪk ə ruːl/
do sth you shouldn’t ● The pupils broke the rules and left the building before the end of the day.
- be in sb’s good books (expr) /biː ɪn ˈsʌmbədiz gʊd bʊks/
make sb pleased with you ● Tina is in her mum’s good books because she passed all her exams.
- get the hang of sth (expr) /get ðə hæŋ ɒv ˈsʌmθɪŋ/
learn how to do sth ● I took up the violin last month and I am slowly getting the hang of it and can now play a few tunes.
- get a taste for sth (expr) /get ə teɪst fɔː ˈsʌmθɪŋ/
start to like ● She got an A in chemistry and has now got a taste for good marks and always wants them.
- manage your time (phr) / ˈmænɪdʒ jɔː taɪm/ use your time sensibly If you don’t learn to manage your time, you’ll never finish all your work.
- repeatedly (adv) /rɪˈpiːtɪdli/
many times ● Jane is repeatedly late for class and if she isn’t careful, she’ll be expelled.
➣ repeat (v), repetition (n), repetitive (adj)
- absent (adj) /ˈæbsənt/
not in a place ● She was ill so she was
absent from school for a week. ➣ absence (n)
✎ Opp: present
- get into trouble (phr) /get ˈintə ˈtrʌbl/
be punished for bad behaviour or doing sth wrong ● We got into trouble for turning up late for the maths lesson.
- establish a routine (expr) /ɪsˈtæblɪʃ ə ruːˈtiːn/ start to do the same thing every day and continue doing it He has established a routine where he gets home, has lunch and then does his homework before dinner.
- stick to sth (phr v) /stɪk tʊ ˈsʌmθɪŋ/
not give up ● Stick to the piano lessons and soon you will improve.
- suffer (v) /ˈsʌfə/
be negatively affected by sth ● The country is suffering from a lack of rain.
- satisfied (adj) /ˈsætɪsfaɪd/
pleased because sth that you wanted
to happen has happened ● Are your parents satisfied with your exam results? ➣ satisfy (v), satisfaction (n), satisfactory (adj)
✎ Opp: dissatisfied
- the latest (adj) /ðə ˈleɪtɪst/
the most recent ● These magazines have great photos of the latest fashions.
- attend (v) /əˈtend/
go regularly to a place ● My children attend St Johns’ School. ➣ attendance (n)
- aim (v) /eɪm/
hope to achieve ● Sally hopes to get good marks because she’s aiming to go to university. ➣ aim (n)
- motto (n) /ˈmɒtəʊ/
a phrase that expresses the beliefs of a person or an institution ● Our school motto was ‘Veritas’, which means ‘truth’ in Latin.
- it’s no use doing sth (phr) /ɪts nəʊ juːs ˈduːɪŋ ˈsʌmθɪŋ/
used to tell sb not to do sth because it will have no effect ● It’s no use talking to him. He won’t listen.
- both (det) /bəʊθ/
used to talk about two people or things
- I’m studying both French and
- either (conj) /ˈaɪðə/ˈiːðə/
used before mentioning two possibilities ● You can choose either drama studies or astronomy as an extra subject.
- neither (conj) /ˈnaɪðə/ˈniːðə/
used to mention two things that are not possible ● Neither John nor George wants to learn ballroom dancing.
- woodwork (n) /ˈwʊdwɜːk/
the activity of making objects out of wood
- I made a wooden box in my woodwork class at
- principal (n) /ˈprɪnsɪpl/
a headteacher ● Diana kept missing lessons, so the school principal telephoned her parents.
- carry out (phr v) /ˈkæri aʊt/
do a task ● The scientist carried out a number of experiments.
- survey (n) /ˈsɜːveɪ/
information you get from asking many people the same questions ● In a survey we did at school, one hundred pupils were asked what they thought about the facilities. ➣ survey (v)
- social studies (n) /ˈsəʊʃl ˈstʌdɪz/
the study of people living in society ● We learnt about families across the world in social studies today.
- summarise (v) /ˈsʌməraɪz/
say in a few words ● In the last paragraph of your composition, you should summarise your main ideas in a few words. ➣ summary (n)
- findings (pl n) /ˈfaɪndɪŋz/
information that you discover as a result of studying sth, doing a survey, etc. ● The
scientists’ findings do not support the theory that there is life on Mars. ➣ find (v)
- improvement (n) /ɪmˈpruːvmənt/
making sth better ● I got a better mark in my maths test this time and I hope my parents are pleased with my improvement. ➣ improve (v)