Intermediate – Core 3,000 (1500+ Terms)/
Intermediate Unit 17 [CEFR: B2]

Intermediate Unit 17 [CEFR: B2]

Total: 50 words

excel

verb

to surpass others or be superior in some respect or area; do extremely well

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arrogant

adjective

characterized by a sense of superiority, self-importance, or entitlement

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transport

verb

to take people, goods, packages, etc. from one place to another in a vehicle

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transfer

verb

to move, pass, copy, or remove something, someone, or oneself from one place, person, etc., to another

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swear

verb

to confidently say or promise something

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wrap

verb

to cover or enclose someone or something in a certain material, typically paper or something soft, or in a person’s clasp or embrace

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dismiss

verb

to remove a person from a job

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shame

noun

a feeling of guilt, regret, or sadness that you have because you know you have done something wrong; also the cause of such feeling

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vision

noun

the ability to see; the area that you can see from a particular position

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depth

noun

how strong, serious, or complex something or someone is

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essential

noun

something basic, fundamental, necessary, or important

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domestic

adjective

of, relating to, or made in someone's own country

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load

noun

a large number or amount of people or things; plenty

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slope

noun

an area of land or a surface that is low at one end and high at the other

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basis

noun

foundation for an idea, argument, or process

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model

verb

to form or plan according to a model

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joint

adjective

involving or shared by two or more people or groups

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classic

noun

a book, film or song which is well known and considered to be of very high quality, setting standards for other books, etc.

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parallel

adjective

very similar and usually existing or happening at the same time

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split

verb

to divide or separate something into different parts or groups or to be divided into different parts or groups

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tropical

adjective

pertaining to, characteristic of, occurring in, or inhabiting the tropics, especially the humid tropics

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signature

noun

your name as you usually write it, for example at the end of a letter

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conduct

verb

to organize, carry out, or manage something

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accompany

verb

to exist, appear, or happen together at the same time as something else

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deal

verb

to have as a subject or discuss

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index

noun

an alphabetical list of names, subjects, etc., with references to the places where they occur, typically found at the end of a book

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democracy

noun

a system of government in which every citizen in the country can vote to elect its government officials or a country ruled by such a system

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down

adjective

unhappy, sad, depressed, or discouraged

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potential

noun

something that may be developed and lead to future success or usefulness; promise

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unit

noun

a particular amount of length, time, money, etc. used as a standard for measuring or counting something

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otherwise

adverb

except for what has just been referred to or differently than what has been stated

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witness

verb

to see something happen or to be present at the time or place when something happens

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authority

noun

the people or an organization who have the power to make decisions or who have a particular area of responsibility in a country or region

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story

noun

one floor level of a building

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principle

noun

a basic idea or rule that explains or controls how something happens or works, or in a person, a belief or rule that influences one’s behavior and notion of what is right

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pity

noun

a cause for regret or disappointment

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victory

noun

success in a game, competition, election, war, etc.

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volume

noun

the total amount of something, especially something that is increasing or large

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sympathy

noun

the feeling of sorrow or pity for someone who is in a bad situation; an expression of care for something or someone's situation

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issue

verb

to formally make something known or available; to distribute or put forth

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appeal

verb

to make an earnest request

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suspect

verb

to have an idea that something is probably true or likely to happen, especially something bad, but without having definite proof

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catch

verb

to notice or discover something, especially something odd or wrong

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alarm

verb

to make someone feel afraid or worried

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handle

verb

to deal with or be responsible for someone or something

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labor

noun

the people who work or are available for work in a country or company

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spare

adjective

kept as something extra, so it can be used in the future if it is needed; free to use or unoccupied; available

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unknown

adjective

not familiar, identified, or famous

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temper

noun

a habit or state of mind that makes someone more prone to anger or irritability

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deck

noun

one of the levels on a bus, ship, etc., also one of the seating levels in a stadium

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