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  1. Vocabulary Unit 8

  2. Adequate (adj) • Synonym=good enough Is this bathroom adequate for a family? For a couple? For a single person?

  3. Adequate (inadequate) • These children are not receiving adequate food. It is inadequate.

  4. Appeal to(v) • These parents appeal to the public to help them find their daughter.

  5. Appeal (v) • If you get a parking ticket, you can appeal it. • You can also appeal a sentence or a sports call.

  6. Awkward (adj) • Napoleon Dynamite is awkward when he dances. He is also awkward socially.

  7. Awkward moments and situations These are often uncomfortable or embarrassing social situations. • Awkward handshakes: • http://www.ebaumsworld.com/video/watch/82654274/

  8. Customary (adj) • Usual or traditional

  9. Customary (adj) • It is customary to mark an occasion like this with a toast

  10. customary • Two friends are having their customary tea date on a Saturday afternoon.

  11. Establish (V) • What year was Coca-Cola established? • 1888

  12. establish • You can establish a bank account or an online account!

  13. Potential (n) • The ability to grow, develop, or become great.

  14. Respond (V) • To answer or react to a statement or an action • Please respond to my letter. • The police will respond to the emergency.

  15. Vanish (v) = to disappear • Magic tricks: Harry Houdini • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b3pJ_xtm5E0&feature=related • Why are these tigers vanishing?

  16. Variety (n) • Many different kinds; a combination or mix of different types • We have a variety of students in the ELP. • I like a variety of foods. • I listen to a variety of music.

  17. A variety of vegetables

  18. Wholesome (adj) • Healthy for your body - Example: wholesome food

  19. Wholesome (adj)