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Sub list 1 of the General Service List This sub list contains the third 250 words from

the most frequent words of


the GSL. These will be assessed in quiz 3 week 7.

English word
piece
sometimes
beauty

Part of
speech
noun
adverb
noun

trade

noun
verb

fear

noun
verb

demand

noun
verb
noun
verb

wonder
list
accept

noun
verb
verb

judge

noun

mile

verb
noun
verb
noun

soon
responsible

adverb
adjective

allow

verb

secretary

noun

heart

noun

union

noun

slow

adjective

island
enter
drink

noun
verb
verb

story

noun
noun

experiment

noun

paint

Definition
a part of something
on some occasions but not always or often
Tthe quality that makes something especially
good or attractive
the buying and selling of large numbers of
goods or services, especially between
countries
a strong, unpleasant feeling that you get
when you think that something bad,
dangerous, or frightening might happen
a need for something to be sold or supplied,
a request
to want to know something or to try to
understand the reason for something
a series of names, numbers, or items that are
written one below the other
to agree to take something that is offered to
you
someone who decides how criminals should
be punished, and makes decisions about
legal things
a coloured liquid that you put on a surface to
decorate it
unit of distance equal to 1760 yards or 1.6
kilometres
after a short period of time
to be the person who caused something to
happen, whose duty is to deal with someone
or something
give permission, to not prevent something
from happening
someone who works in an office, typing
letters, answering the telephone, and
arranging meetings,
the organ inside your chest that sends blood
around your body
when two or more countries, groups, etc join
together to make one country, group, etc
not fast moving, happening, or doing
something without much speed
an area of land that has water around it
to come or go into a place
to put liquid into your mouth and swallow it
a liquid or an amount of liquid that you drink
a description of a series of real or imaginary
events which is intended to entertain people
report in a newspaper, magazine, or news
programme
a test, especially a scientific one, that you do
in order to learn something or discover if

Spanish
equivalent
algunas veces
belleza
negociar
miedo
tener miedo
exigir
preguntarse
lista
enumerar
aceptar
juez
juzgar
pintura
pntar
milla
pronto
responsable
permitir
secretaria
corazn
unin
lento
isla
beber
bebida
cuento

experimento
experimentar

stay

verb
noun

paper

verb
noun

space

noun

apply
decide

verb
verb

desire

noun

spend

verb
verb

sign

noun

therefore
various
visit

adverb
adjective
verb
noun
verb
noun

supply

officer

noun

doubt
private

noun
verb
adjective

immediate

adjective

wish

noun
verb

contain
feed

verb
verb
noun
verb
noun

raise
describe
ready
horse

verb
adjective
noun

son
exist
north

noun
verb
noun

something is true
period of time that you spend in a place
to continue to be in a place, job, etc and not
leave
thin, flat material used for writing on, covering
things in,
an empty area which is available to be used,
the area outside the Earth
to ask officially for something, often by writing
to choose something after thinking about
several possibilities
Ta strong feeling that you want something
to want something
to use money to buy or pay for something,
to use time doing something or being
somewhere
a symbol or message in a public place which
gives information,
something which shows that something is
happening
for that reason
many different
to go to someone's home and spend time
with them
to provide things that people want or need,
often over a long period of time,
an amount of something that is ready to be
used
someone with an important job in a military
organization, police
when you are not certain about something,
to not believe someone or something
only for one person or group and not for
everyone
happening or done without waiting or very
soon after something else
what you want to do or what you want to
happen
to want a situation that is different from the
one that exists
to have something as a part
to give food to a person, group, or animal
food for animals that are not kept as pets
to lift something to a higher position, increase
an increase in the amount of money that you
earn
to say what someone or something is like
prepared for doing something, available
a large animal with four legs, which people
ride or use to pull heavy things
a male child
to be real or present
the direction that is on your left when you

estadia
quedarse
papel
espacio
decidir
desear
gastar (dinero)
pasar (tiempo)
signo
indicacin
por lo tanto
varios
visitar
visita
suministrar
suministro
official
duda
dudar
privado
imediatemente
deseo
desear
contener
alimentar
alimento
aumentar
aumento
describir
listo
caballo
hijo
existir
norte

suggest

verb

station

noun

effective

adjective

food

noun

deep

character

adjective
adverb
adjective
adverb
adjective
adverb
noun

English

noun

happy
critic

adjective
noun

unit

noun

product
respect

noun
noun
verb
noun
verb

wide
alone

drop
nor
fill

adverb
conjunctio
n
verb

cold

noun
adjective

represent
sudden
basic

verb
adjective
adjective

kill
fine

verb
noun
adjective

trouble

noun
verb
noun
verb

mark

face towards the rising sun


to express an idea or plan for someone to
consider
a building where a bus (or train) starts or
ends its journey

sugerir
estacin

successful or achieving the result that you


want
something that people and animals eat, or
plants absorb, to keep them alive
having a long distance from the top to the
bottom
measuring a long distance or longer than
usual from one side to the other
without other people

efectivo

the combination of qualities and personality


that makes one person or thing different from
others
a person in a book, film

carcter
personaje

the language that is spoken in the UK, the


US, and in many other countries
pleased and in a good mood,
someone who says that they do not approve
of someone or something
a single, complete thing that may be part of a
larger thing
something that is made or grown to be sold
when you are polite to someone, when you
admire someone
a small, round shaped amount of liquid
a to let something you are carrying fall to the
ground
after 'neither' to introduce the second thing in
a negative sentence

ingls

to make a container or space full, or to


become full
a common illness which makes you sneeze
and makes your nose produce liquid
having a low temperature
to be equal to something
done or happening quickly and unexpectedly
being the main or most important part of
something
to cause someone or something to die
an amount of money that you must pay for
breaking a law or rule
well, healthy, or happy
problems, difficulties, or worries

llenar

an area of dirt, damage, etc that is left on


something; a particular level, degree,

comida
profundo
ancho
solo

contento
crtico
unidad
producto
respecto
repectar
gota
dejar caer
nini

gripe
frio
representar
de repente
bsico
matar
multa
bien
problema
molestar

single
press

adjective
verb
noun

heavy
attempt
origin

adjective
noun
verb
noun

standard

noun

everything
committee

pronoun
noun

moral
black

adjective
noun
adjective

red
bad

adjective
adjective

earth
accord
else

noun
noun
adverb

die
remark

verb
noun
verb
noun

basis
except

east
event

preposition
conjunctio
n
adjective
verb
noun
noun

employ

verb

defence
defense

noun

smile

verb
noun

river

noun

equal

distance,
to celebrate an event; to show where
something is by drawing or putting something
somewhere
only one; not married;
to push something firmly
newspapers and magazines, or the people
who write them
weighing a lot
when you try to do something
the cause of something, or where something
begins or comes from
a level of quality, especially a level that is
acceptable
all things or each thing
a group of people who have been chosen to
represent a larger organization and make
decisions for it
relating to beliefs about what is right or wrong

sealar

solo
pisar
pesado
intento
intentar
origen
estandard
todo
comit
moral

being the colour of coal or of the sky on a


very dark night
the colour of blood
not pleasant; of low quality; very serious or
severe
the planet that we live on; soil or ground
something you choose to do
in addition to someone or something;
different from someone or something
to stop living
something that you say

negro

the reason for something; how often


something happens,
not including a particular fact, thing, or person

base

the same in amount, number, or size


to have the same value, size
the direction that you face to see the sun rise
something that happens; a race, party,
competition, etc that has been organized for a
particular time
If a person or company employs someone,
they pay that person to work for them
protection; the weapons and military forces
that a country uses to protect itself against
attack
to make a happy or friendly expression in
which the corners of your mouth curve up;

igual a

a long, natural area of water that flows across


the land and into a sea, lake, or another river

ro

rojo
mal
tierra
decisin
morir
observacin

con la excepcin

este
evento
emplear
defensa
sonrisa
sonreir

improve
game

verb
noun

detail

noun
verb

account

noun

cent

noun

sort

noun
verb

reduce
club

verb
noun

buy
attention

verb
noun

ship

noun
verb

decision
wear

noun
verb

inside

adjective
preposition

win

verb

suppose to
ride

verb
verb
noun

operate

verb

realize

verb

sale

noun

choose
park

verb
noun
verb

square

noun
adjective

vote

verb
noun
noun
verb

price

to get better or to make something better


an entertaining activity or sport that people
play
a fact or piece of information about
something;
to describe something completely, giving all
the facts
a written or spoken description of something
that has happened;
a coin or unit of money with a value of
&frac1100
a type of something;
to arrange things into different groups or
types or into an order
to make something less
an organization for people who want to take
part in a sport or social activity together
to get something by paying money for it
watch, listen to, or think about something
carefully or with interest
a large boat that carries people or goods by
sea;
to send something from one place to another
a choice that you make about something
to have a piece of clothing, jewellery, etc on
your body
in or on the part of something under its
surface
in or into a room, building, container,
to get the most points in a competition or
game,
to be expected or intended to do something,
to travel by sitting on a horse, bicycle, or
motorcycle and controlling it;
a journey in a vehicle or train
you make a machine do what it is designed
to do.
to notice or understand something that you
did not notice or understand before
the act of selling something, or the time when
something is sold
to decide which thing you want
a large area of grass, often in a town, where
people can walk and enjoy themselves;
to leave a vehicle in a particular place for a
period of time
a shape with four equal sides and four 90
angles;
having the shape of a square
to show your choice or opinion in an election
the amount of money that you pay to buy
something; o say what the price of something
is

mejorar
juego
detaille
detaillar
explicacin
centavo
tipo
clasificar
reducir
club
comprar
atencin
barco, nave
enviar
decisin
llevar puesto
dentro
adentro
ganar
montar..
el viaje
operar
dares cuenta de
venta
escoger
parquet
estacionar
cuadro
cuadrado
votar
voto
precio
dar un precio

district
dead
foreign
window

noun
adjective
adjective
noun

beyond
direction

preposition
noun

strike

verb
noun

instead
trial

adverb
noun

practice
catch
opportunity

noun
verb
verb
noun

likely
recognize

adjective
verb

permit

verb
noun

serious
attack

adjective
verb
noun

floor
association
spring

noun

lot
stock
lack

noun

hair

noun
noun
noun
verb
noun

science

noun

relation
profession

noun
noun

pattern

noun

quick

adjective
adverb
adjective

medical

a part of a city or country


not now alive
belonging to or coming from another country
a space in the wall of a building or vehicle
that has glass in it
on the other side of something
the way that someone or something is going
or facing
to hit someone or something;
a period of time when people are not working
because they want more money, etc
in the place of someone or something else
a legal process to decide if someone is guilty
of a crime
when you repeat an activity to improve your
ability
to stop someone or something that is moving
a situation in which it is possible for you to do
something,
expected probably true
to know someone or something because you
have seen or experienced them before
to allow something;
an official document that allows you to do
something
bad; speaking sincerely about something
to use violence to hurt or damage someone
or something; a violent act intended to hurt or
damage someone or something
a surface that you walk on inside a building

districto
muerto
extranjero
ventana

the season of the year between winter and


summer;
a place where water comes out of the ground;
a piece of metal which curves round and
round and which returns to its original shape
after being pushed or pulled
a large number or amount of people or things
all the goods that are available in a shop
not having enough of something

primavera
arroyo
resorte

the thin, thread-like parts that grow on your


head
the study and knowledge of the structure and
behaviour of natural things in an organized
way
a connection between two or more things
a type of work that needs special training or
education
a particular way that something is often done
or repeated
doing something fast, taking only a short time
relating to medicine and different ways of

ms all
direccin
pegar
huelga
en vez de
juicio
practica
practicar
atrapar
oportunidad
probable
reconocer
permitir
permiso
serio
atacar
ataque
piso

muchos
mercancia
falta
faltar
pelo
sciencia
relacin
profesin
patrn
rpido
rapidamente
mdica

influence
occasion
machine

noun
verb
noun
noun

compare

verb

husband
blue

noun
adjective

international
fair

adjective
noun
adjective

especially
indeed
imagine

adverb
adverb
verb

surprise

noun
verb
adjective
noun

average
official

noun

temperature

noun

difficult
sing

adjective
verb

hit
tree

verb
noun

race

noun

police

noun

touch

verb

relative
throw

noun
verb

quality
former

noun
adjective
noun

pull

verb

chance

noun

curing illness
the power to affect how someone thinks or
behaves,
time when something happens
a piece of equipment with moving parts that
uses power to do a particular job
to examine the ways in which two people or
things are different or similar
the man you are married to
being the same colour as the sky when there
are no clouds
relating to or involving two or more countries
an event outside where you can ride large
machines for pleasure and play games to win
prizes;
treating everyone in the same way,
very much; particularly; for a particular reason
really or certainly
o form or have a mental picture or idea of
something
an unexpected event, or the feeling caused
by something unexpected happening
typical and usual; the result you get by
adding two or more amounts together and
dividing the total by the number of amounts
a person who has a position of responsibility
in an organization
the measured amount of heat in a place or in
the body
needing skill or effort; not easy
to make musical sounds with the voice,
usually a tune with words
to touch something with sudden force
a tall plant which has a wooden trunk and
branches that grow from its upper part
a competition in which all the competitors try
to be the fastest and to finish first; a group,
especially of people, with particular similar
physical characteristics,
the official organization that is responsible for
protecting people and property,
to put your hand or another part of your body
lightly onto and off something or someone
a member of your family
to send something through the air with force,
especially by a sudden movement of the arm
how good or bad something is
of or in an earlier time
the first of two people, things or groups
previously mentioned
to move something towards yourself,
sometimes with great physical effort
an occasion which allows something to be
done; an opportunity

influencia
influir
ocasin
mquina
comparar
marido
azul
interacional
feria
justo
especialmente
imaginar
sorpresa
sorprender
tipico
promedio
oficial
temperatura
dificil
cantar
golpear
arbol
carrera
raza
policia
tocar
parientes
lanzar
calidad
anterior
halar
oportunidad

prove

verb

argue

verb

settle

verb

growth

noun

date

noun

heat

noun

save

verb

performance

noun

count

verb

production

noun

listen

verb

main

adjective

pick

verb

size
cool
army

noun
adjective
noun

patient

noun

combine

verb

summer

noun

hall

noun

slight
command
enjoy
length

adjective
verb
verb
noun

proper
express
health

adjective
verb
noun

chief

noun

to show a particular result after a period of


time
to speak angrily to someone, telling them that
you disagree with them
to reach a decision or an agreement about
something, or to end a disagreement
The growth of a person, animal or plant is its
process of increasing in size
a numbered day in a month, often given with
a combination of the name of the day, the
month and the year
the quality of being hot or warm, or the
temperature of something
to stop someone or something from being
killed, injured or destroyed
how well a person, machine, etc. does a
piece of work or an activity
to say the names of numbers one after the
other in order
the process of making or growing goods to be
sold
to give attention to someone or something in
order to hear them
larger, more important, or having more
influence than others of the same type
to take some things and leave others; to
choose
how large or small something or someone is
slightly cold; of a low temperature
a military force that has the training and
equipment to fight on land
a person who is receiving medical care, or
who is cared for by a particular doctor or
dentist when necessary
to (cause to) exist together, or join together to
make a single thing or group
the season of the year between spring and
autumn when the weather is warmest, lasting
from June to September north of the equator
and from December to March south of the
equator
a building or large room used for events
involving a lot of people;
small in amount or degree
to give someone an order
to get pleasure from something
the measurement of something from end to
end or along its longest side
real, satisfactory, suitable or correct
to show a feeling, opinion or fact
the condition of the body and the degree to
which it is free from illness, or the state of
being well
the person in charge of a group or

probar
discutir
acordar, resolver
crecimiento
fecha
calor
salvar
actuacin
contar
produccin
escuchar
principal
escoger
tamao
fresco
ejrcito
paciente
combinar
verano

saln
leve
ordenar
disfrutar
longtitud
apropriado
expresar
salud
jefe

adjective
evening

noun

store

noun
verb
noun

language

degree
current

noun
adjective
noun

gun

noun

dog

noun

hotel

noun

strange

adjective

separate

verb
adjective

boat
fail

noun
verb

clean
dress

adjective
noun
verb

anyone

pronoun

gain

verb

pain

noun

object

noun

knowledge

noun

depend
relate

organization, or the ruler of a tribe


most important or main
the part of the day between the end of the
afternoon and night
large shop where you can buy many different
types of goods
a system of communication consisting of
sounds, words and grammar, or the system
of communication used by the people of a
particular country or profession
(an) amount or level of something
of the present time
a movement of water, air or electricity, in a
particular direction
a weapon from which bullets or shells (=
explosive containers) are fired
a common animal with four legs, especially
kept by people as a pet or to hunt or guard
things
a building where you pay to have a room to
sleep in, and where you can eat meals
unusual and unexpected, or difficult to
understand
to (cause to) divide into parts
existing or happening independently or in a
different physical space
a small vehicle for travelling on water
to not succeed in what you are trying to
achieve or are expected to do
not dirty
piece of clothing for women or girls which
covers the top half of the body and hangs
down over the legs;
used in questions and negatives to mean 'a
person or people'
to get something that is useful, that gives you
an advantage, or that is in some way positive,
especially over a period of time
a feeling of physical suffering caused by
injury or illness
a thing that you can see or touch but that is
not usually a living animal, plant or person
understanding of or information about a
subject which a person gets by experience or
study, and which is either in a person's mind
or known by people generally

principal
tarde
tienda
almacenar
lenguaje

grado
actual
corriente
arma
perro
hotel
extrao
separar
separado
barco
fracasar
limpio
vestido
vestirse
cualquier
ganar
dolor
objeto
conocimiento

depender de

below
advance

preposition
verb

shape

noun

to find or show the connection between two


or more things
in a lower position (than), under
to go or move something forward, or to
develop or improve something
the particular physical form or appearance of

debajo de
acercar
forma

verb
arrange

verb

population

noun

sell

verb

mention

verb

dry

adjective

check

verb

poet
sleep

noun
noun
verb
verb
adjective
noun

join
hot
bed
electric
dream

adjective
noun
verb

due

adjective

season

noun

something.
to make something become a particular
shape
to plan or prepare for; to organize; to put
something in a particular order
all the people living in a particular country,
area or place
to give something to someone else in return
for money
to speak about something quickly, giving little
detail or using few words
describes something that has no water or
other liquid in, on, or around it
to make certain that something or someone is
correct, safe or suitable by examining it or
them quickly
a person who writes poems
the resting state in which the body is not
active and the mind is unconscious
to connect or fasten things together
having a high temperature
a large rectangular piece of furniture, often
with four legs, which is used for sleeping on
very exciting and producing strong feelings
a series of events or images that happen in
your mind when you are sleeping
expected to happen, arrive, etc. at a
particular time; owed as a debt or as a right
one of the four periods of the year; spring,
summer, autumn or winter

formar
arreglar
poblacin
vender
mencionar
secar
seco
verificar
poeta
sueo
dorminr
unir
caliente
cama
elctrico
sueo
soar
esperado
debido
estacin