Nouns (3)
towel
shelf
cupboard
duvet
blanket
carpet
diary
map
tissue
label
magnet
drawer

Adjectives (3)
attractive
popular
perfect
nosy
noisy
peaceful
neat
messy
funny
soft
hard
weak
strong

Verbs (3)
copy
win
lose
wipe
throw
catch
pour
drop
hold
marry
divorce
chat
practice
laugh
cry
point
print
touch

Phrasal Verbs (3)
ask out
turn down
turn up
mess up
tidy up
clean up
mop up
beat up
throw out

Jobs (1)
farmer
teacher
doctor
(bus/taxi) driver
pilot,
singer
actor
maid
cleaner
baby-sitter
police officer

Dates and Decades
BC
AD
1900
1900s
1910
1910s
2000
circa
…century
early-…
mid-…
late-…

Numbers (3)
thousand
million
billion
trillion
(prefix) + illion
(quadrillion, pentillion, etc.)
infinity

School Subjects (1)
maths / math
music
art
history
geography
science
foreign language
PE
computing

Pastimes (2)
jogging
cycling
yoga
socializing
hanging out with friends
dining out / eating out
playing cards
bowling

Rooms
bedroom
dining room
kitchen
living room
study
bathroom
garage
attic

Positive Personalities (1)
hard-working
open-minded
selfless
cheerful
helpful
polite
honest

Negative Personalities (1)
lazy
closed-minded
selfish
impolite
rude
shy

Cooking Methods
fry (fried)
stir-fy (stir-fried)
boil (boiled)
bake (baked)
roast (roast/roasted)
steam (steamed)
smoke (smoked)
raw (uncooked)

The Kitchen (2)
pan
frying pan
saucepan
chopping board
sink
tap
fridge (refrigerator)
freezer
microwave
kettle

Appearance
glasses
contacts (contact lenses / lenses)
beard
moustache / mustache
freckles
mole
scar
tattoo

Electronics (3)
charger
battery
touchscreen
laptop
stylus
earphones
speakers
webcam
USB
cable
wire

Furniture (2)
bedside table
coffee table
TV table
counter
stool
pillow
cushion

Nature (3)
herb
soil
leaf
branch
root
trunk
germ
bacteria
virus

Local Places: Shanghai
The Bund
Oriental Pearl TV Tower
Jin Mao Tower
Shanghai World Financial Center
(‘The Bottle Opener’)
People’s Square
People’s Park
Century Park

City Places (2)
office block
apartment complex
gym
swimming pool
convenience store
library
prison / jail