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acceptable
acceptable /əkˈseptəbl/
(adj) agreed or approved of by most people in a society
Example: Children must learn socially acceptable behaviour.


beat
beat /biːt/
(n) to defeat somebody in a game or competition
Example: His heart missed a beat when he saw her.


cheaply
cheaply /ˈtʃiːpli/
(adj) without spending or costing much money
Example: a cheaply made movie


cheque
cheque /tʃek/
(n) a printed form that you can write on and sign as a way of paying for something instead of using money
Example: to write a cheque


click
click /klɪk/
(v) to choose a particular function or item on a computer screen, etc., by pressing one of the buttons on a mouse or touchpad
Example: To run a window, just double-click on the icon.


convention
convention /kənˈvenʃn/
(n) the way in which something is done that most people in a society expect and consider to be polite or the right way to do it
Example: Convention demands that a club member should resign in such a situation.


curly
curly /ˈkɜːli/
(adj) having a lot of curls or a curved shape
Example: short curly hair


do
do /duː/
auxiliary verb ditto
Example: Don't forget to write.


easily
easily /ˈiːzəli/
(adj) without problems or difficulty
Example: The museum is easily accessible by car.


eastern
eastern /ˈiːstən/
(adj) located in the east or facing east
Example: the eastern slopes of the mountain


error
error /ˈerə(r)/
(n) a mistake, especially one that causes problems or affects the result of something
Example: I think you have made an error in calculating the total.


fat
fat /fæt/
(adj) having too much flesh on it and weighing too much
Example: He grew fatter and fatter.


funeral
funeral /ˈfjuːnərəl/
(n) a ceremony, often a religious one, for burying or cremating (= burning) a dead person
Example: a funeral procession


lecture
lecture /ˈlektʃə(r)/
(n) a talk that is given to a group of people to teach them about a particular subject, often as part of a university or college course
Example: a lecture room/hall


light
light /laɪt/
(n) the energy from the sun, a lamp, etc. that makes it possible to see things
Example: Bring it into the light so I can see it.