active /ˈæktɪv/ (adj) always busy doing things, especially physical activities Example: Before our modern age, people had a more physical and active lifestyle.
apologize /əˈpɒlədʒaɪz/ (v) to say that you are sorry for doing something wrong or causing a problem Example: Go and apologize to her.
bell /bel/ (n) a hollow metal object, often like a cup in shape, that makes a ringing sound when hit by a small piece of metal inside it; the sound that it makes Example: a bicycle bell
category /ˈkætəɡəri/ (n) a group of people or things with particular features in common Example: The results can be divided into three main categories.
change /tʃeɪndʒ/ (v) to become different Example: Rick hasn't changed. He looks exactly the same as he did at school.
comfortable /ˈkʌmftəbl/ (adj) making you feel physically relaxed; pleasant to wear, sit on, etc. Example: These new shoes are not very comfortable.
culture /ˈkʌltʃə(r)/ (n) the customs and beliefs, art, way of life and social organization of a particular country or group Example: European/Islamic/African/American, etc. culture
derive from something | be derived from something Example: The word ‘politics’ is derived from a Greek word meaning ‘city’.
dozen /ˈdʌzn/ determiner a group of twelve of the same thing Example: Give me a dozen, please.
exactly /ɪɡˈzæktli/ (adj) used to emphasize that something is correct in every way or in every detail Example: It's exactly nine o'clock.
finance /ˈfaɪnæns/ (n) money used to run a business, an activity or a project Example: Finance for education comes from taxpayers.
floor /flɔː(r)/ (n) the surface of a room that you walk on Example: The body was lying on the kitchen floor.
lemon /ˈlemən/ (n) a yellow citrus fruit with juice that has a bitter, sharp taste. Slices of lemon and lemon juice are used in cooking and drinks. Example: Squeeze the juice of half a lemon over the fish.
live /laɪv/ (adj) to have your home in a particular place Example: The show is going out live.
low /ləʊ/ (adj) not high or tall; not far above the ground Example: low clouds