English

Vocabulary List for our Monthly Progress Test (September):

 

Verbs:

Amaze

Side (with sb)

Pass by

Achieve

Keep up with sth

Resign

Apply (for sth)

Own

Evaluate

Cure

Get over

Take up (sports)

Cheer sb up

Take off (about transport)

Skip

Complain (about sth)

Advise

Suffer

Reconsider

Recover

Confess

Sign up (for sth)

Fill

Fire

Fit

Pass away

Earn

Struggle

Spit

Itch

Jinx

Broadcast

Censor

Forbid

Entertain

 

Adverbs:

Relatively

Rapidly

Specifically

Throughout

 

Adjectives:

Outstanding

Weird

Ridiculous

Cutting-edge (technology)

Demanded

Ambitious

Competitive

Upsetting

Disappointing

Prestigious

Packed

Wet

Orthodox

Tax-free

Average

Disturbed

Concerned

Anxious

Displeased

Extreme

Profitable

Busted

Horrific

Naive

Odd

Unexpected

Superstitious

Disgusting

Sensitive

 

Nouns:

Side dish

Noodles

Servant

Ashes

Stopover

Applicant

Performance

Unemployment

Certainty

Negotiations

Schoolbag

Genius

Failure

Owner

Environment

Rumour/gossip

Horseshoe

Heels

Urge

Manual

Statement

Coincidence

TV host/ TV presenter

Degree

Advice

Poverty

UFO

Extinction

Corner seat

Legacy

Napkin

Superstition

Ladder

Bride

Motto

Dependence

Workshop

Bucket

Omen

Mascot

Tire (tyre)

Skull

Gesture

Side effect

Personal growth

Career path

Foster home

Foster parents

Publishing house

Evil spirit

Sexual harassment 

Household chores



Expressions/Idioms: 

Neither…nor

Run an organization

Big shot

Make an effort

Be used to +Ving

It leaves much to be desired

Be supposed to

Draw sb’s attention

Shape sb’s personality

On foot

In particular

Even though

Put a spell on sb

Pursue a career

Raise children

Mental problems

Get divorced

Dreams come true

To tell the truth

Kick the bucket

Raise money

Knock on the wood

Do ___ km/h

Get behind the wheel 

Just in case