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aim
aim /eɪm/
(v) to try or plan to achieve something
Example: They are aiming to reduce unemployment by 50%.


attack
attack /əˈtæk/
(v) an act of using violence to try to hurt or kill somebody
Example: A woman was attacked and robbed by a gang of youths.


best
best /best/
(n) of the most excellent type or quality
Example: They're all good players, but she's the best of all.


briefly
briefly /ˈbriːfli/
(adj) for a short time
Example: She met John briefly on Friday night.


call
call /kɔːl/
(n) to give somebody/something a particular name; to use a particular name or title when you are talking to somebody
Example: to get/have/receive a call from somebody


cat
cat /kæt/
(n) a small animal with soft fur that people often keep as a pet. Cats catch and kill birds and mice.
Example: cat food


earth
earth /ɜːθ/
(n) the world; the planet that we live on
Example: The earth revolves around the sun.


example
example /ɪɡˈzɑːmpl/
(n) something such as an object, a fact or a situation that shows, explains or supports what you say
Example: Can you give me an example of what you mean?


fit
fit /fɪt/
(v) to be the right shape and size for somebody/something
Example: That jacket fits well.


fully
fully /ˈfʊli/
(adj) completely
Example: We are fully aware of the dangers.


I
I /aɪ/
(adv) used as the subject of a verb when the speaker or writer is referring to himself/herself
Example: I'm not going to fall, am I?


June
June /dʒuːn/
(n) the 6th month of the year, between May and July
Example: A lot of people get married in June.


law
law /lɔː/
(n) a rule that deals with a particular crime, agreement, etc.
Example: Defence attorneys can use any means within the law to get their client off.


lie
lie /laɪ/
(n) to be or put yourself in a flat position so that you are not standing or sitting
Example: to tell a lie


passport
passport /ˈpɑːspɔːt/
(n) an official document that identifies you as a citizen of a particular country, and that you may have to show when you enter or leave a country
Example: I was stopped as I went through passport control (= where passports are checked).