Construction

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bag
bag /bæɡ/
(n) a container made of cloth, leather, plastic or paper, used to carry things in, especially when shopping or travelling
Example: This bag is very heavy.


beam
beam /biːm/
a line of light, electromagnetic waves or particles
Example:


concrete
concrete /ˈkɒŋkriːt/
(n) made of concrete
Example: The pathway is formed from large pebbles set in concrete.


construction
construction /kənˈstrʌkʃn/
(n) the process or method of building or making something, especially roads, buildings, bridges, etc.
Example: the construction industry


load
load /ləʊd/
(v) something that is being carried (usually in large amounts) by a person, vehicle, etc.
Example: We finished loading and set off.


marble
marble /ˈmɑːb(ə)l/
(n) a type of hard stone that is usually white and often has coloured lines in it. It can be polished (= made smooth and shiny by rubbing) and is used in building and for making statues, etc.
Example: It is a marble floor.


plaster
plaster /ˈplɑːstə/
a substance made of lime , water and sand, that is put on walls and ceilings to give them a smooth hard surface
Example:


sand
sand /sænd/
(n) a substance that consists of very small fine grains of rock. Sand is found on beaches, in deserts, etc.
Example: They mix sand and cement to make mortar.


steel
steel /stiːl/
(n) a strong, hard metal that is made of a mixture of iron and carbon
Example: the iron and steel industry