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246 247 248 249 250 Six Table Travel Less Morning 496 497 498 499 500 Fill East Weight Language Among MISSPELT* WORDS * Which many people have problems spelling! NO Word Mean NO Word Mean 1 Acceptable 51 Library 2 Accidentally 52 Lightning 3 Accommodate 53 Maintenance 4 Acquire 54 Manoeuvre 5 Acquit 55 Memento 6 A lot 56 Millennium 7 Amateur 57 Miniature 8 Apparent 58 Mischievous 9 Argument 59 Noticeable 10 Atheist 60 Occasion 11 Believe 61 Occasionally 12 Calendar 62 Occur / Occurred 13 Category 63 Occurrence 14 Cemetery 64 Official 15 Changeable 65 Parallel 16 Collectible 66 Parliament 17 Committed 67 Pastime 18 Conscience 68 Pigeon 19 Conscientious 69 Possession 20 Conscious 70 Preferable 21 Definite(ly) 71 Principal / Principle .

22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 Disappear Discipline Drunkenness Embarrass Equipment Exhilarate Exceed Existence Experience Fiery Foreign Fourth Gauge Generally Grammar Grateful Guarantee Harass Height Hierarchy Ignorance Immediate Independent Indispensable Intelligence Its / it's Judgments Knowledge Leisure 72 Privilege 73 Questionnaire 74 Receive 75 Recommend 76 Referred 77 Reference 78 Relevant 79 Religious 80 Restaurant 81 Ridiculous 82 Rhythm 83 Sandal 84 Schedule 85 Scissors 86 Sensible 87 Separate 88 Special 89 Success 90 To / too / two 91 Tomorrow 92 Their / they're / there 93 Twelfth 94 Tyranny 95 Until 96 Vacuum 97 Vicious 98 Weather 99 Weird 100 You're / your .

Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 Word Airhead Ace Adam and Eve Armpit Arse / ass Arse / ass (2) Arvo Aussie Awesome Backhander (2) Ball Bang [slightly offensive] Bang (2) Barmy Beans Beast [offensive] Beat Biggie Biker Bitch [offensive] Bitch [offensive] (2) Bitchy [slightly offensive] Blag Bloke Meaning Stupid person Excellent. Therefore we recommend any advanced learner of English try and learn at least some of these words. mad Money An ugly woman Tired Something important A motorcycle rider A very unpleasant woman Complain Moody A robbery Man . great Rhyming Slang for 'believe' Dirty.ESSENTIAL WORLD ENGLISH SLANG* * If you want to want to sound your English "cool" and "with it". unappealing place Backside An unworthy person Afternoon Australian Great and impressive Hit someone A fun time To make love A powerful effect A foolish person. or if you want to understand the street English spoken around the world. then this list is for you! On this page you will find what might be considered the most essential slang.

superb The: gaol.25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 Bod Bonzer Booboo Bovver Booze Brass monkeys Bread Brew (1) Brill Bunk-up Bushed Cakehole Char / cha Chicken Chook Ciggy Cock & bull story Cool Cooler Couch potato Cozzie Cranky Crap [slightly offensive] (1) Crap [offensive] (2) Cushy Dead cert Deck Dicey Dickhead [slightly offensive] Body Great A mistake Trouble. risky An idiot. nonsense Excellent. usually fighting Alcohol Cold weather Money Tea or coffee Short for 'brilliant' To make love Extremely tired Mouth Tea Coward A chicken Slang for cigarette A rubbish story. prison A person who watches too much television Swimming costume In a bad mood. angry Something worthless Excrement Easy Something that is definite To hit someone Unpredictable. jail. fool An idiot Dill .

excellent Something out of date or old fashioned .55 56 57 58 59 Dirt Dosh Dude Dynamite Dinosaur Extremely bad person Money A male Powerful.

detest Because he always wound up getting hit in the head when he tried to play cricket. Poland won the World Cup. 4 Alacrity N Eagerness. . 3 Acquiesce V To agree without protesting Though Mr. when his wife told him that he had better come in to dinner. unfeeling Salman’s brusque manner sometimes offends his colleagues. 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Amiable Appease Arcane Avarice Brazen Brusque Cajole Callous Adj V Adj N Adj Adj V Adj Friendly To calm. brash. clear & obvious The banker’s avarice led him to amass an enormous personal fortune. so when his girlfriend asked him to set the table he did so with alacrity. Short. but the success turned out to be an aberration. Simon loved to help his girlfriend whenever he could. Neil got along with just about everyone. satisfy Obscure. known only by a few An amiable fellow. he acquiesced to her demands. and Poland has not won a World Cup since. coax Harsh. Excessive greed Excessively bold. secret. Munir's friends cajoled her into drinking too much. abrupt. When Jerry cries. dismissive To urge.1 Aberration N Something that differs from the normal In 1974. cold. Hassan wanted to stay outside and work in his garage. 2 Abhor V To hate. Ali began to abhor the sport. his mother gives him chocolate to appease him. Critics condemned the writer’s brazen attempt to plagiaries Farzana’s work. The professor is an expert in arcane Kashubian literature. speed For some reason.

scheme She connived to get me to give up my plans to start up a new business. 18 Coherent Adj Logically consistent. building upon itself The cumulative effect of hours spent using the World English website was a vast improvement in his vocabulary and general level of English. he became my chief confidant. intelligible William could not figure out what Harold had seen because he was too distraught to deliver a coherent statement. 14 15 Chide Circumspect V Adj To voice disapproval Cautious Hania chided Gregory for his vulgar habits and sloppy appearance. Though I promised Marta’s father I would bring her home promptly by midnight. it would have been more circumspect not to have specified a time. 20 21 22 Confidant Connive Cumulative N V A person entrusted with secrets Shortly after we met. . Adj Increasing. To plot. Maria actually went to meet George for a clandestine liaison.The murderer’s callous lack of remorse shocked the jury. frankness We were surprised by the candor of the politician’s speech because she is usually rather evasive. 16 Clandestine Adj Secret Announcing to her boyfriend that she was going to the library. 19 Complacency N Self-satisfied ignorance of danger Salman tried to shock his friends out of their complacency by painting a frightening picture of what might happen to them. 17 Coerce V To make somebody do something by force or threat The court decided that David Beckham did not have to honor the contract because he had been coerced into signing it. 13 Candor N Honesty.

Adj Expressive. 27 28 29 30 31 Deride Despot Diligent Elated Eloquent V N To laugh at mockingly. 25 26 Deferential Demure Adj Adj Showing respect for another’s authority Ali is always excessively deferential to any kind of authority figure. scorn One who has total power and rules brutally The native speaker often derided the other teacher’s accent. modest. 24 Decry V To criticize openly Andrzej Lepper. The despot issued a death sentence for anyone who disobeyed his laws. she remained demure.000 of the company’s funds. thrilled The diligent researcher made sure to double check her measurements. Quiet. When he found out he had won the lottery. the postman was elated. Sensitivity to another’s feelings as if they were one’s own I feel such empathy for my dog when she’s upset so am I! . reserved Though everyone else at the party was dancing and going crazy. Adj Showing care in doing one’s work Adj Overjoyed. articulate. the leader of the Polish Self Defence party decried the appalling state of Polish roads. moving The best man gave such an eloquent speech that most guests were crying.23 Debase V To lower the quality or esteem of something The large raise that he gave himself debased his motives for running the charity. 32 33 Embezzle Empathy V N To steal money by falsifying records The accountant was fired for embezzling €10.

sly Claudia’s placement of her drugs in her sock drawer was not as furtive as she thought. because the enmity between them is obvious to anyone in their presence. 42 Furtive Adj Secretive. 38 Feral Adj Wild. 35 Erudite Adj Learned My English teacher is such an erudite scholar that he has translated some of the most difficult and abstruse Old English poetry. 40 41 Forsake Fractious V Adj To give up. 36 37 Extol Fabricate V V To praise. revere To make up. invent Ali extolled the virtues of a vegetarian diet to her meat-loving boyfriend.34 Enmity N Ill will. as the sock drawer is the first place most parents look. Although the child insisted he wasn’t tired. . 39 Flabbergasted Adj Whenever I read an Agatha Christie mystery novel. hatred. hostility John and Scott have clearly not forgiven each other. savage Astounded That beast looks so feral that I would fear being alone with it. When I arrived an hour late to class. I fabricated some excuse about my car breaking down on the way to work. I don’t know how anyone can call gluttony a sin. I am always flabbergasted when I learn the identity of the murderer. his fractious behavior especially his decision to crush his jam sandwiches all over the floor convinced everyone present that it was time to put him to bed. renounce Troublesome or irritable I won't forsake my conservative principles. 43 Gluttony N Overindulgence in food or drink Helen’s fried chicken tastes so divine.

insolent Most of your comments are so impertinent that I don’t wish to dignify them with an answer. unqualified She proved how inept she was when she forgot two orders and spilled a pint of cider in a customer’s lap. unwarranted Every evening the guy at the fish and chip shop gives me a gratuitous helping of vinegar.44 Gratuitous Adj Uncalled for. insolent. 48 Impertinent Adj Rude. 47 Impeccable Adj Exemplary. 50 Impudent Adj Casually rude. be rewarded with a trip to Burger King? 53 Inept Adj Not suitable or capable. impertinent The impudent young woman looked her teacher up and down and told him he was hot. 51 Incisive Adj Clear. his hypocrisy became apparent. . 49 Implacable Adj Incapable of being appeased or mitigated Watch out: once you shun Grandmother’s cooking. she is totally implacable. sharp. then you too would receive a car for a graduation present. Once the politician began passing legislation that contradicted his campaign promises. 52 Indolent Adj Lazy Why should my indolent children. flawless If your grades were as impeccable as your brother’s. 45 46 Haughty Hypocrisy Adj N Disdainfully proud Pretending to believe what one does not The superstar’s haughty dismissal of her co-stars will backfire on her someday. direct The discussion wasn’t going anywhere until her incisive comment allowed everyone to see what the true issues were. who can’t even pick themselves up off the sofa to pour their own juice.

the explorer was praised for his intrepid attitude. happy The crowd was jubilant when the firefighter carried the woman from the flaming building. extreme ill repute To prevent. the funeral knell made the grey day even more grim. 59 Intrepid Adj Brave in the face of danger After scaling a live volcano prior to its eruption. tight-knit. lifts weights. I certainly never meant to inhibit you from going out. those who work for MI5 must remain insular and generally only spend time with each other. 56 Innate Adj Inborn. stop The infamy of his crime will not lessen as time passes. 61 Jubilant Adj Extremely joyful. 62 Knell N The solemn sound of a bell. 60 Inveterate Adj Stubbornly established by habit I’m the first to admit that I’m an inveterate cider drinker—I drink four pints a day. 57 Insatiable Adj Incapable of being satisfied My insatiable appetite for blondes was a real problem on my recent holiday in Japan! 58 Insular Adj Separated and narrow-minded. or practices. closed off Because of the sensitive nature of their jobs.54 55 Infamy Inhibit N V Notoriety. often indicating a death Echoing throughout our village. . native. restrain. When I told you I needed the car last night. inherent His incredible athletic talent is innate. he never trains.

in which he described a character torturing his neighbor’s tortoise. was judged too lurid to be published on the English Library's website. Kim sold everything for a nominal price. insignificant My day was boring. . 69 70 Morose Myriad Adj Gloomy or sullen David’s morose nature made him very unpleasant to talk to. 67 Meticulous Adj Extremely careful with details The ornate needlework in the bride’s gown was a product of meticulous handiwork. supple Although the dancers were all outstanding. 68 Modicum N A small amount of something Refusing to display even a modicum of sensitivity. Joanna’s control of her lithe body was particularly impressive. A common saying expressing a principle of conduct Ms. Because he was moving the following week and needed to get rid of his furniture more than he needed money. Adj Consisting of a very great number It was difficult to decide what to do on Saturday night because the city presented us with myriad possibilities for fun. nonconformist person John is a real maverick and always does things his own way. 64 Lurid Adj Ghastly. sensational Barry’s story.63 Lithe Adj Graceful. Ali announced her boss’s affair to the entire office. Stone’s etiquette maxims are both entertaining and instructional. 65 66 Maverick Maxim N N An independent. but the nadir came when my new car was stolen. flexible. 71 72 Nadir Nominal N Adj The lowest point of something Trifling.

79 Parody N A satirical imitation A hush fell over the classroom when the teacher returned to find Magdalena acting out a parody of his teaching style. 80 Penchant N A tendency. but sadly there is not. 81 Perusal N A careful examination. 76 Obsequious Adj Excessively compliant or submissive Donald acted like Susan’s servant. partiality. 78 Panacea N A remedy for all ills or difficulties Doctors wish there was a single panacea for every disease. tone. obeying her every request in an obsequious manner. . preference Fiona’s dinner parties quickly became monotonous on account of her penchant for Indian dishes. but the teacher was able to point them out. 77 Obtuse Adj Lacking quickness of sensibility or intellect Political opponents warned that the prime minister’s obtuse approach to foreign policy would embroil the nation in mindless war. someone without training or experience Because we were all novices at archery. our instructor decided to begin with the basics 74 Nuance N A slight variation in meaning. 75 Oblivious Adj Lacking consciousness or awareness of something Oblivious to the burning smell emanating from the kitchen. expression The nuances of the poem were not obvious to the casual reader. review The actor agreed to accept the role after a three-month perusal of the movie script. my father did not notice that the rolls in the oven were burned until much too late.73 Novice N A beginner.

It’s best to think things over calmly and thoroughly. rather than make rash decisions. 87 Repudiate V To reject. James has a predilection for eating toad in the whole with tomato ketchup. serious. excess A preference or inclination for something The wedding banquet included a plethora of oysters piled almost three feet high. . After being refurbished the old Triumph motorcycle commanded the handsome price of $6000. clean up Mary was delighted by the quaint bonnets she saw in Romania. incautious To restore. 90 Serendipity N Luck. 91 92 Staid Superfluous Adj Sedate. finding good things without looking for them In an amazing bit of serendipity. penniless Mark found a $50 bill on the back seat of the bus. 88 89 Rife Salient Adj Adj Abundant Significant. conspicuous Surprisingly. Charmingly old-fashioned Hasty. but his mother repudiated it with a few biting words. the teacher’s writing was rife with spelling errors. Samantha had already won the campaign so her constant flattery of others was superfluous. refuse to accept Tom made a strong case for an extension of his curfew.82 83 84 85 86 Plethora Predilection Quaint Rash Refurbish N N Adj Adj V An abundance. One of the salient differences between Alison and Helen is that Alison is a couple of kilos heavier. self-restrained Adj Exceeding what is necessary The staid butler never changed his expression no matter what happened.

This club doesn’t really attract the dangerous types. . 94 95 Taciturn Truculent Adj Adj Not inclined to talk Ready to fight. and I took umbrage at the insult. so why was that bouncer being so truculent? 96 97 Umbrage Venerable N Adj Resentment. Joanna’s wanton demeanor often made the frat guys next door very excited. boisterous Undisciplined. I’m tired of his vociferous whining so I’m breaking up with him. offence Deserving of respect because of age or achievement He called me a lily-livered coward.93 Sycophant N One who flatters for self-gain Some see the people in the cabinet as the Prime Minister’s closest advisors. 98 99 100 Vex Vociferous Wanton V Adj Adj To confuse or annoy Loud. cruel Though Magda never seems to stop talking. lewd. her brother is quite taciturn. 101 Zenith N The highest point. The venerable High Court judge had made several key rulings in landmark cases throughout the years. culminating point I was too nice to tell Emily that she had reached the absolute zenith of her career with that one top 10 hit of hers. but others see them as sycophants. lustful My boyfriend vexes me by pinching my bottom for hours on end.

Forms of Verbs Rank 1st degree 1 Accept 2 Allow 3 Ask 4 Believe 5 Borrow 6 Break 7 Bring 8 Buy 9 Can/be able 10 Cancel 11 Change 12 Clean 13 Comb 14 Complain 15 Cough 16 Count 17 Cut 18 Dance 19 Draw 20 Drink 21 Drive 22 Eat 23 Explain 24 Fall 25 Fill 26 Find 27 Finish Meaning 2nd from 3rd form .

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90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 Worry Write Names of fruits Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Name Almond Loquat Apple Malta Mango Orange Peach Pineapple Custard Apple Coconut Pomegranate Groundnut Watermelon Fig Litchi Meaning Rank Name Meaning Melon 16 Banana 17 Apricot 18 19 Mulberry Citron 20 Currant 21 Date 22 23 Pistachio Sweet 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Lemon Plum Walnut Guava Lemon Grapes Jambolan .

Names of vegetables Rank Name Meaning Rank Name Meaning 1 Colocasia 16 Beans 2 Beetroot 17 Mint 3 Brinjal 18 Garlic 4 Cabbage 19 Ginger 5 Carrot 20 Potato 6 Cauliflower 21 Pumpkin 7 Lady finger 22 Radish 8 Peas 23 Spinach 9 Onion 24 Turnip 10 Tomato 25 Cucumber 11 Bitter 26 Green gourd chili 12 Capsicum 27 Corn Bell Pepper kernel 13 Sweet 28 Spring potato onion 14 Lemon 29 15 Water 30 Chestnuts Names of body parts Rank 1 2 3 4 Name Abdomen Ankle Armpit Belly Meaning Rank 16 17 18 19 Name Eye Chest Ear Chin Meaning .

5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Brain Cheek Hip Heel Calf Palm Head Fingure Shoulder Mouth Umbilicus 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Elbow Knee Liver Thigh Throat Waist Neck Breast Wrist Teeth Tongue Names of Birds & Animals Rank Name Meaning Rank Name Meaning 1 Bat 16 Sparrow 2 Crane 17 Vulture 3 Crow 18 Woodpecker 4 Duck 19 5 Eagle 20 6 Goose 21 7 Hen 22 8 Kingfisher 23 9 Ostrich 24 10 Owl 25 11 Parrot 26 12 Peacock 27 13 Penguin 28 14 Pigeon 29 15 Quail 30 .

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