Words of Topic: Home

Word group for topic: Home, it helps both IELTS and TOEFL test takers prepare speaking and writing answers on this particular topic.
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 Word Group By Topic: Home
apartment block  Speak
n.
a large building made up of smaller units of apartments
They lived in the same apartment block and often dined together.
back garden  Speak
n.
a garden at the rear of the house
She's in the back garden cutting the grass.
detached house  Speak
n.
a house that is not joined to any other house
We live in a three - bedroom detached house in the suburbs.
suburb  Speak
n.
a residential area on the edge of towns or cities
His family lived in the suburbs.
terraced house  Speak
n.
a row of similar houses joined together by their side walls. US and Canadian names: row house, town house
Her large, Victorian terraced house is her pride and joy.
dream home  Speak
n.
a home you regard as perfect
They found their dream home on the shore of a lake.
fully-furnished  Speak
a.
a rented property with all furniture included
There is a fully-furnished apartment for rent near your office.
hall of residence  Speak
n.
a college or university building where students live
Most first-year students live in the halls of residence.
home comforts  Speak
n.
things in a house that make it comfortable
I miss my home comforts when I'm away.
house-hunting  Speak
n.
the act of searching for a house to buy or rent
We went house-hunting in London.
house-warming party  Speak
n.
a party given after moving into a new home
We were invited to my best friend's house-warming party two months ago.
mobile home  Speak
n.
a home that can be moved by a vehicle or one that has its own engine
In the summer her mobile home heats up like an oven.
move into  Speak
v.
to start living a property
I want you to move into my apartment. We've a spare room.
permanent address  Speak
n.
a fixed address
A driver's license must show a permanent address.
ideal home  Speak
n.
a perfect home
Finally he bought his ideal home.
first-time buyer  Speak
n.
someone who is buying his or her first house
First-time buyers are also borrowing a larger proportion of purchase price.
property market  Speak
n.
business or trade in land and houses
The property market has softened, but not collapsed.
rental accommodation  Speak
n.
property owned by someone else and for which a person pays a fixed amount to live in
Rental accommodation in the central city has almost dwindled to zero.
single room  Speak
n.
a room for one person
Jack had booked a single room for Amy.
spacious room  Speak
n.
a large room
It was a spacious room on the second floor of the house overlooking the garden.