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IELTS Vocabulary: Basic Level
acknowledge     Speak
 
(1)
v.  
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declare to be true or admit; express obligation, thanks
affirm or utter a solemn declaration; make promise or resolve on oath
fall by, force of gravity; descend lower; decline gradually; enter deeply
shut with force and a loud noise; strike with force
drop; sink; lose an upright position suddenly; decrease in size, extent, or range
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become     Speak
 
(2)
v.  
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constrict; make smaller; compress or concentrate
break into simpler molecules by means of heat; split; hit forcefully; pass through
consent to; give permission
suit or be suitable to; be worthy of, or proper for; cause to appear well; grow or come to be
long walk usually for exercise or pleasure
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boutique     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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act of getting point in a game or sport; facts about an actual situation
edge tool having two crossed pivoting blades
orderly arrangement as years, months, weeks, and days; a table showing months, weeks, and days
shop or place where sold at retail; small shop within a large department store or supermarket
an outlying farm building for storing grain or animal feed and housing farm animals
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channel     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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passage for water or other fluids to flow through; bed of a stream or river; route of communication or access
elaborate and systematic plan; plan of action intended to accomplish a specific goal
act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
action or manner of throwing something
band or organized company of singers, especially in church service
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comedy     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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action of trying at something
show or display; act of presenting something to sight or view
soft tissue of body, mainly muscle and fat; substance; reality; surface or skin of human body; meat of animals
ability to comprehend; understand and profit from experience; intellect; power of cognition
light and humorous drama with a happy ending
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description     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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request for help; excuse or pretext
healthcare facility for outpatient care
single movement from one foot to the other in walking; slow gait; step
act of describing; sketch or account of anything in words
solid surface of the earth; bottom; lowest part
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element     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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limited period of time; point in time at which something ends; termination; deadline
intellect; mental ability; natural ability to perceive and understand
fundamental or essential constituent of a composite entity; basic assumptions or principles of a subject
rare and unpredictable event; person or animal that is markedly unusual or deformed
science that deals with mental processes and behavior
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final     Speak
 
(8)
a.  
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of huge size; excessively large; coarse; rough; not fine or delicate
owed and payable immediately or on demand; proper and appropriate; fitting
deadly; causing or capable of causing death
forming or occurring at the end; terminating; ultimate; conclusive
extreme anger; raging; full of activity; energetic or rapid
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grab     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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enclose; arrange or fold as a cover or protection
erupt; blow up; burst violently as a result of internal pressure
take or grasp suddenly; snatch; capture
take up residence; form a community; come to rest; bring to an end; fix firmly
free from obstructions; make surface shine
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hardware     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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band or organized company of singers, especially in church service
a committee having supervisory powers; a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose
unvarying or habitual method of procedure; occurring at fixed times or predictable intervals
solemn declaration or affirmation; something that serves as evidence
mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical components making up a computer system
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loan     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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give temporarily; temporary provision of money
bed linen consisting of a large rectangular piece; any broad thin surface
put special emphasis on; utter with an accent; state of extreme difficulty, pressure, or strain
duration, continuance, term; end of something
particular aspect of life or activity; body of people who form part of society or economy
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mortal     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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publicized incident that brings about disgrace; damage to reputation by disclosure of improper behavior
quartz; glassware made of quartz; high-quality, clear, colorless glass
compulsive, often unreasonable idea or emotion
money given as a guarantee or security
man, human being; liable or subject to death; accompanying death
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perfume     Speak
 
(13)
n.  
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put special emphasis on; utter with an accent; state of extreme difficulty, pressure, or strain
protection against future loss; act, business, or system of insuring
almost no; very little; deliberate discourtesy
advantage; something that aids or promotes well-being ; welfare; gain
pleasing, agreeable scent or odor
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pine     Speak
 
(14)
v.  
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follow, discover; make a mark or lines on a surface
offend; affront; treat, mention, or speak to rudely
have desire for something or someone; yearn; grieve or mourn for
slip; move usually in an uncontrolled manner; move smoothly along a surface
go mad, go crazy; turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse; toss with a sharp movement
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release     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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move slowly; move stealthily or cautiously
give to understand; imply as a possibility; make known subtly and indirectly
rest with confidence; have confidence; depend
make a kind of musical sound by lips; emit a similar sound from mouth as birds
give off; liberate; grant freedom to; make something available
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rescue     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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state of being present; current existence
free from harm or evil; take from legal custody by force
doctrine or scheme of things; general or abstract principles of any science
technique or means; instrument; machine used to perform one or more relatively simple tasks
game played with a bat and ball by two opposing teams of nine players; ball used in this game
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slap     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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rumor; malicious report about other people; light informal conversation for social occasions
sharp blow from a flat object as an open hand; smack; sharp insult
consistent; standardized; clothing of a particular group
explanatory list of symbols on a map; unverified story handed down from earlier times
name written in own handwriting
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studio     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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state of being public; information to attract public notice
container in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor
march in a procession; ceremonial procession; visible display
single movement from one foot to the other in walking; slow gait; step
workplace for the teaching or practice of an art
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tense     Speak
 
(19)
a.  
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solitary; by oneself
the smallest possible quantity
showing a natural gift for something
stretch or force to the limit; tight
unable to perceive sounds; hard of hearing; unwilling to hear or listen; regardless; not to be persuaded
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unlikely     Speak
 
(20)
a.  
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just; only; hardly; scarcely
not tangible or material; belonging to religion; sacred; supernatural
devastating; ruinous
improbable; has little chance of being the case or coming about
full of life; animated; necessary to continued existence; living or breathing
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