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Intermediate Deck 2

Intermediate Deck 2

Total: 20 words

underneath

preposition

under another object or covered by it, or on the bottom of something

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outer

adjective

on or around something

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amongst

preposition

in or through a group

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unemployed

adjective

without a job; not engaged in paid labor

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adaptive

adjective

able to adjust to new conditions

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sometime

adverb

at an unknown time in the future

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ruler

noun

someone who has control over a country or area

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absorb

verb

to take in liquid, gas, heat, light, energy, sound, impact, etc.

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absorption

noun

the process of being absorbed (e.g. liquid, attention)

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similarity

noun

the degree to which people or things are the same

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bound

verb

to go to a specified place; to jump

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aspect

noun

one part of something, such as an idea, a plan, situation, etc.

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tense

adjective

stretched tight and stiff

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Cheers!

phrase

used to express well wishes before drinking

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alien

noun

a creature from outside Earth

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nasty

adjective

very bad or unpleasant

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interrupt

verb

to hinder or stop the continuous progress of an activity, situation, or process, sometimes by doing something yourself

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bucket

noun

an open container with a handle; used to hold and carry liquids

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photographic

adjective

concerning the art of making images with cameras

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realism

noun

the attitude or practice of accepting things as they are, not as you want

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