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again
again /əˈɡen/
(adj) one more time; on another occasion
Example: I've told you again and again(= many times) not to do that.


although
although /ɔːlˈðəʊ/
(adj) used for introducing a statement that makes the main statement in a sentence seem surprising
Example: Although small, the kitchen is well designed.


blame
blame /bleɪm/
(v) to think or say that somebody/something is responsible for something bad
Example: She doesn't blame anyone for her father's death.


capital
capital /ˈkæpɪtl/
(n) the most important town or city of a country or region, where the government operates from
Example: Cairo is the capital of Egypt.


check
check /tʃek/
(n) to examine something to see if it is correct, safe or acceptable
Example: a health check


constantly
constantly /ˈkɒnstəntli/
(adj) all the time; repeatedly
Example: Fashion is constantly changing.


definite
definite /ˈdefɪnət/
(adj) sure or certain; unlikely to change
Example: I've heard rumours, but nothing definite.


dentist
dentist /ˈdentɪst/
(n) a person whose job is to take care of people’s teeth
Example: You should have your teeth checked by a dentist at least twice a year.


expect
expect /ɪkˈspekt/
(v) to think or believe that something will happen or that somebody will do something
Example: Many people were expecting (that) the peace talks would break down.


expected
expected /ɪkˈspektɪd/
(adj) that you think will happen
Example: this year's expected earnings


hold
hold /həʊld/
(v) to have somebody/something in your hand, arms, etc.
Example: The winning captain held the trophy in the air.


hook
hook /hʊk/
(n) a curved piece of metal, plastic or wire for hanging things on, catching fish with, etc.
Example: a picture/curtain/coat hook


horse
horse /hɔːs/
(n) a large animal with four legs, a mane (= long thick hair on its neck) and a tail. Horses are used for riding on, pulling carriages , etc.
Example: He mounted his horse and rode off.


influence
influence /ˈɪnfluəns/
(n) the effect that somebody/something has on the way a person thinks or behaves or on the way that something works or develops
Example: the influence of the climate on agricultural production


left
left /left/
(n) on the side of your body that is towards the west when you are facing north
Example: Twist your body to the left, then to the right.