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Từ Vựng IELTS Online Test Practice Test Plus 3 - Reading Test 2

📓 Passage 1: Sport Science in Australia

identify
/aɪˈdɛntəˌfaɪ/
(verb). Establish or indicate who or what
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primary
/ˈpraɪˌmɛri/
(adj). main; most important; basic
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motive
/ˈmoʊtɪv/
(noun). A reason for doing something.
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initiative
/ɪˈnɪʃətɪv/
(noun). a new plan for dealing with a particular problem or for achieving a particular purpose
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assess
/əˈsɛs/
(verb). evaluate or estimate the nature, ability, or quality of.
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military
/ˈmɪləˌtɛri/
(adj). Relating to or characteristic of soldiers or armed forces.
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declare
/dɪˈklɛr/
(verb). formally announce something
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unfit
/ənˈfɪt/
(adj). not of an acceptable standard; not suitable
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PE
/pi-i/
(noun). Physical Education
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programme
/ˈproʊˌgræm/
(noun). a set of related measures or activities with a particular long-term aim.
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deliver
/dɪˈlɪvər/
(verb). to achieve or produce something that has been promised
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specifically
/spəˈsɪfɪkli/
(adv). In a way that is exact and clear
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graduate
/ˈgræʤuɪt/
(noun). a person who has a university degree
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surplus
/ˈsɜrpləs/
(noun). an excess of production or supply.
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degree
/dɪˈgri/
(noun). The amount, level, or extent to which something happens
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oblige
/əˈblaɪʤ/
(verb). Make (someone) legally or morally bound to do something.
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institution
/ˌɪnstɪˈtuʃən/
(noun). An organization founded for a religious, educational, professional, or social purpose.
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qualification
/ˌkwɑləfəˈkeɪʃən/
(noun). a quality or accomplishment that makes someone suitable for a particular job or activity.
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employment
/ɛmˈplɔɪmənt/
(noun). the state of being employed
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Identification
/aɪˌdɛntəfəˈkeɪʃən/
(noun). the process of showing, proving or recognizing who or what somebody/something is
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alternative
/ɔlˈtɜrnətɪv/
(adj). available as another possibility or choice
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regard
/rəˈgɑrd/
(verb). consider or think in a certain way
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profitable
/ˈprɑfətəbəl/
(adj). ​that makes or is likely to make money
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investment
/ɪnˈvɛstmənt/
(noun). the act of investing money in something
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perspective
/pərˈspɛktɪv/
(noun). A particular attitude towards something; a point of view
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potential
/pəˈtɛnʃəl/
(noun). having or showing the capacity to develop into something in the future.
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returns
/rɪˈtɜrnz/
(noun). (plural only) Merchandise returned to a retailer or wholesaler by a purchaser.
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broaden
/ˈbrɔdən/
(verb). to become widen
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sound
/saʊnd/
(adj). in good condition; not damaged, injured, or diseased.
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venture
/ˈvɛnʧər/
(noun). a risky or daring journey or undertaking.
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revenue
/ˈrɛvəˌnu/
(noun). income, especially when of an organization
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generate
/ˈʤɛnəˌreɪt/
(verb). Cause emotion to arise or come about.
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range
/reɪnʤ/
(verb). to vary between two particular amounts, sizes, etc., including others between them
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opportunity
/ˌɑpərˈtunəti/
(noun). a time when a particular situation makes it possible to do or achieve something
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domain
/doʊˈmeɪn/
(noun). An area of territory owned or controlled by a ruler or government.
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indicate
/ˈɪndəˌkeɪt/
(verb). Point out; show.
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movement
/ˈmuvmənt/
(noun). An act of moving.
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enthusiasm
/ɪnˈθuziˌæzəm/
(noun). Intense and eager enjoyment,
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forthcoming
/ˈfɔrθˈkʌmɪŋ/
(adj). going to happen soon
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astute
/əˈstut/
(adj). having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations or people and turn this to one's advantage
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properly
/ˈprɑpərli/
(adv). Correctly or satisfactorily.
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educate
/ˈɛʤəˌkeɪt/
(verb). to teach somebody over a period of time
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professional
/prəˈfɛʃənəl/
(adj). connected with a job that needs special training or skill
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appropriate
/əˈproʊpriət/
(adj). suitable for a certain purpose
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financial
/fəˈnænʃəl/
(adj). relating to finance
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preventative
/priˈvɛntətɪv/
(adj). intended to try to stop something that causes problems or difficulties from happening
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emphasis
/ˈɛmfəsəs/
(noun). special importance, value, or prominence
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inevitable
/ɪˈnɛvətəbəl/
(adj). certain to happen;
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priority
/praɪˈɔrəti/
(noun). the fact or condition of being regarded or treated as more important
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philosophical
/ˌfɪləˈsɑfɪkəl/
(adj). devoted to the study of the fundamental nature
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bring about
/brɪŋ əˈbaʊt/
(verb). to make something happen, especially to cause changes in a situation
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Exist
/ɪgˈzɪst/
(verb). to be present in a place or situation
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unsuitable
/ənˈsutəbəl/
(adj). Not fitting or appropriate.
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community
/kəmˈjunəti/
(noun). A group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic
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major
/ˈmeɪʤər/
(adj). Important, serious, or significant.
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initiate
/ɪˈnɪʃiɪt/
(verb). cause (a process or action) to begin.
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related
/rɪˈleɪtɪd/
(adj). connected with something/somebody in some way
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considerably
/kənˈsɪdərəbli/
(adv). by a notably large amount or to a notably large extent; greatly
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diverse
/daɪˈvɜrs/
(adj). Showing a great deal of variety; very different.
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undergraduate
/ˌʌndərˈgræʤəwət/
(noun). a student at a college or university who has not yet earned a bachelor's or equivalent degree
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content
/ˈkɑntɛnt/
(noun). the things that are held or included in something.
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preparation
/ˌprɛpəˈreɪʃən/
(noun). the act or process of getting ready for something or making something ready
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initial
/ɪˈnɪʃəl/
(adj). Existing or occurring at the beginning.
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commence
/kəˈmɛns/
(verb). to begin to happen; to begin something
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cater
/ˈkeɪtər/
(verb). to provide, and sometimes serve, food
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recreation
/ˌrɛkriˈeɪʃən/
(noun). Activity done for enjoyment
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diversity
/dɪˈvɜrsəti/
(noun). The state of being diverse.
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sideline
/ˈsaɪˌdlaɪn/
(noun). an activity done in addition to one's main job, especially to earn extra income.
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leisure
/ˈlɛʒər/
(noun). Time when one is not working or occupied; free time.
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citizen
/ˈsɪtəzən/
(noun). a person who has the legal right to belong to a particular country
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lifestyle
/ˈlaɪfˌstaɪl/
(noun). the way in which a person lives.
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unprecedented
/ənˈprɛsɪˌdɛntɪd/
(adj). Never done or known before.
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Rugby
/ˈrʌgbi/
(noun). a team game played with an oval ball that may be kicked, carried, and passed from hand to hand. Points are scored by grounding the ball behind the opponents' goal line (thereby scoring a try) or by kicking it between the two posts and over the crossbar of the opponents' goal.
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League
/lig/
(noun). a collection of people, countries, or groups that combine for a particular purpose, typically mutual protection or cooperation
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stature
/ˈstæʧər/
(noun). a person's natural height.
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marketing
/ˈmɑrkətɪŋ/
(noun). the action or business of promoting and selling products or services, including market research and advertising
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visualise
/ˈvɪzjʊəlaɪz/
(verb). Form a mental image of; imagine.
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journalism
/ˈʤɜrnəˌlɪzəm/
(noun). the activity or profession of writing for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or preparing news to be broadcast.
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psychology
/saɪˈkɑləʤi/
(noun). the scientific study of the mind and how it influences behaviour
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athletic
/æˈθlɛtɪk/
(adj). physically strong, fit, and active.
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coaching
/ˈkoʊʧɪŋ/
(noun). the act of giving special classes in sports, a school subject, or a work-related activity, especially to one person or a small grou
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expenditure
/ɪkˈspɛndəʧər/
(noun). the act of spending or using money; an amount of money spent
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budget
/ˈbʌʤɪt/
(noun). the money that is available to a person or an organization
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constituent
/kənˈstɪʧuənt/
(noun). a member of a constituency.
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cardio
/ˈkɑrdioʊ/
(noun). cardiovascular exercise
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vascular
/ˈvæskjələr/
(adj). relating to, affecting, or consisting of a vessel or vessels, especially those which carry blood.
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diabetes
/ˌdaɪəˈbitiz/
(noun). A disease in which the body’s ability to produce or respond to the hormone insulin is impaired,
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productivity
/ˌproʊdəkˈtɪvəti/
(noun). The state or quality of being productive.
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elderly
/ˈɛldərli/
(adj). (of a person) old or aging.
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pace
/peɪs/
(noun). the speed at which someone or something moves, or with which something happens or changes
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📓 Passage 2: An assessment of micro-wind turbines

micro
/ˈmaɪˌkroʊ/
(adj). small; on a small scale
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turbine
/ˈtɜrbaɪn/
(noun). a type of machine through which liquid or gas flows and turns a special wheel with blades in order to produce power
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renewable
/riˈnuəbəl/
(adj). of a natural resource or source of energy not depleted when used.
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private
/ˈpraɪvət/
(adj). belonging to or for the use of one particular person or group of people on
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spectrum
/ˈspɛktrəm/
(noun). A band of colours, as seen in a rainbow, produced by separation of the components of light
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diameter
/daɪˈæmətər/
(noun). a straight line passing from side to side through the center of a body or figure, especially a circle or sphere
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pole
/poʊl/
(noun). a long, slender, rounded piece of wood or metal
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storey
/ˈstɔri/
(noun). a part of a building comprising all the rooms that are on the same level.
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efficient
/ɪˈfɪʃənt/
(adj). effective with the least energy/manpower consumed
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sort
/sɔrt/
(noun). a type, a category of things
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estimate
/ˈɛstəmət/
(noun). an approximate calculation or judgment of the value, number, quantity, or extent of something
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maximum
/ˈmæksəməm/
(noun). as great, high, or intense as possible or permitted
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output
/ˈaʊtˌpʊt/
(noun). the amount of something produced by a person, machine, or industry
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installation
/ˌɪnstəˈleɪʃən/
(noun). the action or process of installing someone or something, or of being installe
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credible
/ˈkrɛdəbəl/
(adj). Able to be believed; convincing
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greenhouse
/ˈgrinˌhaʊs/
(noun). a glass building protecting plants from cold weather
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emission
/ɪˈmɪʃən/
(noun). The production and discharge of something,
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worth
/wɜrθ/
(adj). equivalent in value to the sum or item specified
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manufacture
/ˌmænjəˈfækʧər/
(verb). mass-produce
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intensive
/ɪnˈtɛnsɪv/
(adj). Concentrated on a single subject or into a short time
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sterling
/ˈstɜrlɪŋ/
(noun). British money.
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generator
/ˈʤɛnəˌreɪtər/
(noun). a machine or device that produces something
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electrical
/ɪˈlɛktrɪkəl/
(adj). operating by or producing electricity
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motor
/ˈmoʊtər/
(noun). a machine, especially one powered by electricity or internal combustion,
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reasonable
/ˈrizənəbəl/
(adj). Having sound judgement;
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assumption
/əˈsʌmpʃən/
(noun). certain things that are accepted without the need of being proven
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intensity
/ɪnˈtɛnsəti/
(noun). the state or quality of being intense
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typical
/ˈtɪpəkəl/
(adj). Having the distinctive qualities of a particular type
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construction
/kənˈstrʌkʃən/
(noun). The action of building something
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carbon footprint
/ˈkɑrbən ˈfʊtˌprɪnt/
(noun). the amount of carbon dioxide and other carbon compounds emitted due to the consumption of fossil fuels by a particular person, group, etc
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ton
/tʌn/
(noun). a unit of gross internal capacity, equal to 100 cubic feet 2.83 cu. m
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saving
/ˈseɪvɪŋ/
(noun). An economy of or reduction in money
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generation
/ˌʤɛnəˈreɪʃən/
(noun). all of the people born and living at about the same time, regarded collectively
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coal-fuelled
/koʊl-ˈfjuəld/
(adj). heated, driven, or produced by the burning of coal.
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grid
/grɪd/
(noun). A framework of spaced bars that are parallel to or cross each other; a grating.
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power station
/ˈpaʊər ˈsteɪʃən/
(noun). a factory that produces electricity
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preferable
/ˈprɛfərəbəl/
(adj). more desirable or suitable
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roughly
/ˈrʌfli/
(adv). In a manner lacking gentleness;
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embody
/ɪmˈbɑdi/
(verb). give a tangible or visible form
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subsidy
/ˈsʌbsɪdi/
(noun). A sum of granted money
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individual
/ˌɪndəˈvɪʤəwəl/
(noun). a person considered separately
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producer
/prəˈdusər/
(noun). a person, a company or a country that grows or makes food, goods or materials
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surplus
/ˈsɜrpləs/
(noun). an excess of production or supply.
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approximately
/əˈprɑksəmətli/
(adv). almost, but not completely
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take into account
/teɪk ˈɪntu əˈkaʊnt/
(verb). to consider or remember something when judging a situation
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sense
/sɛns/
(noun). a general feeling or understanding
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for someone's own sake
/fɔr ˈsʌmˌwʌnz oʊn seɪk/
(adv). Out of regard or respect for someone or oneself; for the benefit, advantage, or good of oneself or another person.
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fantastic
/fænˈtæstɪk/
(adj). Extraordinarily good or attractive.
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favourable
/ˈfeɪvərəbl/
(adj). expressing approva
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consumption
/kənˈsʌmpʃən/
(noun). the action of using up a resource.
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limited
/ˈlɪmətəd/
(adj). Restricted in size, amount, or extent; few, small, or short.
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case
/keɪs/
(noun). An instance of a particular situation
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face value
/feɪs ˈvælju/
(noun). the value or price that is shown on something such as stamps, coins, or paper money
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fairly
/ˈfɛrli/
(adv). to a moderately high degree
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economical
/ˌɛkəˈnɑmɪkəl/
(adj). cost-effective
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crucial
/ˈkruʃəl/
(adj). Decisive or critical, especially in the success or failure of something
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perspective
/pərˈspɛktɪv/
(noun). A particular attitude towards something; a point of view
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analysis
/əˈnæləsəs/
(noun). Detailed examination of the elements or structure of something.
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wisely
/ˈwaɪzli/
(adv). in a way that shows you have a lot of experience and knowledge
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massive
/ˈmæsɪv/
(adj). Large and heavy or solid.
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offshore
/ˈɔfˈʃɔr/
(adj). situated at sea some distance from the shore.
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domestic
/dəˈmɛstɪk/
(adj). of or inside a particular country, household
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arguably
/ˈɑrgjuəbli/
(adv). used often before a comparative or superlative adjective when you are stating an opinion that you believe you could give reasons to support
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subsidise
/ˈsʌbsɪdaɪz/
(verb). to give money to somebody or an organization to help pay for something; to give a subsidy
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mitigation
/ˌmɪtɪˈgeɪʃən/
(noun). a reduction in how unpleasant, serious, etc. something is
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GDP
/ʤi-di-pi/
(noun). Gross Domestic Product: the total value of goods and services produced by a country in a year:
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reduction
/rəˈdʌkʃən/
(noun). the action or fact of making a specified thing smaller or less in amount, degree, or size
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worthwhile
/ˈwɜrˈθwaɪl/
(adj). worth the time, money, or effort spent; of value or importance.
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promote
/prəˈmoʊt/
(verb). Support or actively encourage a cause, venture, etc.; further the progress of
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Nevertheless
/ˌnɛvərðəˈlɛs/
(adv). In spite of that; notwithstanding; all the same. à in spite of, despite of…
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sustain
/səˈsteɪn/
(verb). Strengthen or support physically or mentally.
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Input
/ˈɪnˌpʊt/
(noun). something such as energy, money, or information that is put into a system, organization, or machine so that it can operate
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overseas
/ˈoʊvərˈsiz/
(adv). to or in a foreign country, especially those separated from your country by the sea or ocean
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viewpoint
/ˈvjuˌpɔɪnt/
(noun). another term for point of view.
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engine
/ˈɛnʤən/
(noun). a machine with moving parts that converts power into motion.
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household
/ˈhaʊsˌhoʊld/
(noun). A house and its occupants regarded as a unit.
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site
/saɪt/
(noun). A place where a particular event or activity is occurring or has occurred
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target
/ˈtɑrgət/
(noun). a result that you try to achieve
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indirect
/ɪndəˈrɛkt/
(adj). happening not as the main aim, cause or result of a particular action, but in addition to it
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carbon
/ˈkɑrbən/
(noun). the chemical element of atomic number 6, a nonmetal which has two main forms diamond and graphite and which also occurs in impure form in charcoal, soot, and coal.
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foreign
/ˈfɔrən/
(adj). Of, from, in, or characteristic of a country or language other than one's own.
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sum
/sʌm/
(noun). the total amount resulting from the addition of two or more numbers, amounts, or items.
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📓 Passage 3: Pottery production in ancient Akrotiri

pottery
/ˈpɑtəri/
(noun). gốm
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excavate
/ˈɛkskəˌveɪt/
(verb). đào bới
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duplication
/ˌdjupləˈkeɪʃən/
(noun). sự nhân đôi
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variety
/vəˈraɪəti/
(noun). Sự đa dạng
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import
/ˈɪmpɔrt/
(verb). Nhập khẩu
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intend
/ɪnˈtɛnd/
(verb). Dự định
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purpose
/ˈpɜrpəs/
(noun). mục đích
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unclear
/ənˈklɪr/
(adj). không rõ
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specific
/spəˈsɪfɪk/
(adj). riêng biệt
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relate
/rɪˈleɪt/
(verb). liên quan đến
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distribute
/dɪˈstrɪbjut/
(verb). Phân phát
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bulk
/bʌlk/
(noun). khối, số lượng lớn
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locally
/ˈloʊkəli/
(adv). thuộc địa phương
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contradict
/ˌkɑntrəˈdɪkt/
(verb). đối nghịch
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assumption
/əˈsʌmpʃən/
(noun). Sự phỏng đoán, giả định
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specialist
/ˈspɛʃələst/
(noun). chuyên gia
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