alarmed /əˈlɑːmd/ (adj) anxious or afraid that something dangerous or unpleasant might happen Example: She was alarmed at the prospect of travelling alone.
anyone /ˈeniwʌn/ (adv) used instead of someone in negative sentences and in questions after if /whether , and after verbs such as prevent , forbid , avoid , etc. Example: Hardly anyone came.
arm /ɑːm/ (n) either of the two long parts that stick out from the top of the body and connect the shoulders to the hands Example: He held the dirty rag at arm's length(= as far away from his body as possible).
at /ət/ (pre) used to say where something/somebody is or where something happens Example: They arrived late at the airport.
bring /brɪŋ/ (v) to come to a place with somebody/something Example: Bring a present for Helen.
candy /ˈkændi/ (n) sweet food made of sugar and/or chocolate, eaten between meals; a piece of this Example: a candy bar
capable /ˈkeɪpəbl/ (adj) having the ability or qualities necessary for doing something Example: I'm perfectly capable of doing it myself, thank you.
characteristic /ˌkærəktəˈrɪstɪk/ (n) a typical feature or quality that something/somebody has Example: The need to communicate is a key characteristic of human society.
charge /tʃɑːdʒ/ (v) the amount of money that somebody asks for goods and services Example: Do you think museums should charge for admission?
colleague /ˈkɒliːɡ/ (n) a person that you work with, especially in a profession or a business Example: the Prime Minister and his Cabinet colleagues
entertain /ˌentəˈteɪn/ (v) to interest somebody or make somebody laugh in order to please them Example: Barbecues are a favourite way of entertaining friends.
factor /ˈfæktə(r)/ (n) one of several things that cause or influence something Example: economic factors
fun /fʌn/ (n) the feeling of enjoying yourself; activities that you enjoy Example: ‘What fun!’ she said with a laugh.
gradual /ˈɡrædʒuəl/ (adj) happening slowly over a long period; not sudden Example: Recovery from the disease is very gradual.
grey /ɡreɪ/ (n) having the colour of smoke or ashes Example: dressed in grey