actress /ˈæktrəs/ (n) a woman who performs on the stage, on television or in films, especially as a profession Example: She would like to be an actress when she grows up.
bar /bɑː(r)/ (n) a place where you can buy and drink alcoholic and other drinks Example: We arranged to meet in a bar called the Flamingo.
clap /klæp/ (v) to hit your open hands together several times to show that you approve of or have enjoyed something Example: Everyone clapped us when we went up to get our prize.
clerk /klɑːk/ (n) a person whose job is to serve customers in a shop Example: an office clerk
dare /deə(r)/ (v) to be brave enough to do something Example: Dare to be different!
enable /ɪˈneɪbl/ (v) to make it possible for somebody/something to do something Example: a new programme to enable older people to study at college
engineer /ˌendʒɪˈnɪə(r)/ (n) a person whose job involves designing and building engines, machines, roads, bridges, etc. Example: Design engineers are working on ways to make the cars run more efficiently.
farmer /ˈfɑːmə(r)/ (n) a person who owns or manages a farm Example: My uncle has been a farmer for 60 years.
fashionable /ˈfæʃnəbl/ (adj) following a style that is popular at a particular time Example: It's becoming fashionable to have long hair again.
fur /fɜː(r)/ (n) the soft thick mass of hair that grows on the body of some animals Example: The cat carefully licked its fur.
heavily /ˈhevɪli/ (adj) to a great degree; in large amounts Example: to be heavily taxed
insult /ˈɪnsʌlt/ (n) a remark or an action that is said or done in order to offend somebody Example: The questions were an insult to our intelligence(= too easy).
interval /ˈɪntəvl/ (n) a period of time between two events Example: The interval between major earthquakes might be 200 years.
jewellery /ˈdʒuːəlri/ (n) objects such as rings and necklaces that people wear as decoration Example: She has some lovely pieces of jewellery.
life /laɪf/ (n) the ability to breathe, grow, produce young, etc. that people, animals and plants have before they die and that objects do not have Example: My father died last year—I wish I could bring him back to life.