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1. developed | dɪˈveləpt |
Synonym: prosperous, industrialized
-the developed world
-a developed nation/country/society/economy/market
Ex: The developed nations hve to recognize the growing gap between rich and poor around the world.
2. developing | dɪˈveləpɪŋ |
Synonym: emergent, Third World
-the developing world
-a developing nation/country
Ex: Income disparities between industrial and developing countries will continue to grow.
3. ecologically | ikəˈlɑːdʒɪkl̩i |
Ex: Running is economical and ecological sound.
4. famine | ˈfæmən |
Ex: Thousands of refugees are trapped by war, drought and famine.
5. globe | ɡloʊb |
Synonym: planet, earth, world
-across/around the globe
-traverse/travel/tour/span the globe
-the globe’s surface/climate/population
Ex: anticapitalism protests spanning the globe from Seattle to Genoa
6. infrastructure | ˌɪnfrəˈstrəktʃər |
-the infrastructure of something
-have infrastructure in place
Ex: a focus on improving existing infrastructure
7. inhabitant | ˌɪnˈhæbətənt |
Synonym: resident, citizen
-the inhabitants of somewhere
Ex: Jamaica’s original inhabitants were the Arawak Indians.
8. overseas | ˌoʊvəˈsiːz |
-an overseas trip/travel/tour/market/operation
Ex: He has returned to South Africa from his long overseas trip.
9. territory | ˈterəˌtɔːri |
Ex: India and Pakistan have fought wars over the disputed territory of Kashmir.
10. Third World | ˈθɝːd ˈwɝːld |
Synonym: developing countries
-in the Third World
-a Third World country/nation/economy
-Third World governments/leaders/development/debt/poverty
Ex: He urged Britons to campaign on the streets to help end Third World poverty.
1. vapour | ˈveɪpər |
Ex: Cold air can hold very little water vapour compared with warm air.
2. pole | poʊl |
Collocation: the North/South Pole
Ex: For six months of the year, there is hardly any light at the poles.
3. tropical | ˈtrɑːpɪkl̩ |
-a tropical dissease/storm/cyclone/climate
-a tropical country/paradise/island/forest/rainforest/jungle
Ex: a plant to preserve the world’s tropical forests
4. deposit | dəˈpɑːzət |
-a deposit of $x
-require/request/pay/refund a deposit
Ex: A $50 deposit is required when ordering, and the balance is due upon delivery.
5. erode | ɪˈroʊd |
Synonym: disintegrate, crumble
-eroded by something
-a cliff/coastline is eroded
-soil/rock is eroded
Ex: By 1980, Miami beach had all but totally eroded.
6. mineral | ˈmɪnərəl |
-mineral supplements/ deficiencies/deposits
Ex: Warring factions obtained arms from international backers in exchange for money or precious minerals.
7. Celsius | ˈselsiəs |
Collocation: degrees Celsius
Ex: an increase of just one degree Celsius in core body temperature
8.centigrade | ˈsentəˌɡred |
Collocation: degrees centigrade
Ex: daytime temperatures of up to forty degrees centigrade
9.current | ˈkɜːrənt |
-a current of something
-a current of air/electricity
-a strong/ocean current
Ex: A powerful electric current is passed through a piece of graphite.
10. evaporate | ɪˈvæpəˌret |
-evaporate by/in/into something
-evaporate in/into the sunlight/heat/air/atmosphere
Ex: prevent the pungent oils from evaporating into the air
11. fahrenheit | ˈferənˌhaɪt |
Collocation: x degrees Fahrenheit
Ex: He was asked for the boiling point of water in Fahrenheit.
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