area /ˈeəriə/ (n) part of a place, town, etc., or a region of a country or the world Example: John is the London area manager.
carrot /ˈkærət/ (n) a long pointed orange root vegetable Example: a pound of carrots
chemistry /ˈkemɪstri/ (n) the scientific study of the structure of substances, how they react when combined or in contact with one another, and how they behave under different conditions Example: inorganic/organic chemistry
comfortably /ˈkʌmftəbli/ (adj) in a comfortable way Example: You should be able to live comfortably on your allowance.
commercial /kəˈmɜːʃl/ (adj) connected with the buying and selling of goods and services Example: She is developing the commercial side of the organization.
dull /dʌl/ (adj) not interesting or exciting Example: The first half of the game was pretty dull.
extension /ɪkˈstenʃn/ (n) the act of increasing the area of activity, group of people, etc. that is affected by something Example: My home life was becoming no more than an extension of my job.
guard /ɡɑːd/ (v) a person, such as a soldier, a police officer or a prison officer, who protects a place or people, or prevents prisoners from escaping Example: political leaders guarded by the police
harmful /ˈhɑːmfl/ (adj) causing damage or injury to somebody/something, especially to a person’s health or to the environment Example: the sun's harmful ultra-violet rays
investment /ɪnˈvestmənt/ (n) the act of investing money in something Example: to encourage foreign investment
kiss /kɪs/ (n) to touch somebody with your lips as a sign of love or sexual desire or when saying hello or goodbye Example: a kiss on the cheek
nineteen /ˌnaɪnˈtiːn/ (adj) 19 Example: Simson, aged nineteen, was convicted on two charges of burglary.
per cent /pə ˈsent/ (adj) by, in or for every hundred Example: a 15 per cent rise in price
prepared /prɪˈpeəd/ (adj) ready and able to deal with something Example: When they set out they were well prepared.
producer /prəˈdjuːsə(r)/ (n) a person, a company or a country that grows or makes food, goods or materials Example: French wine producers