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ANIMALS

A) Mammals
bear
buffalo
cat

dog
elephant
fox

goat
horse
lion

monkey
rabbit
rat

B) Birds
crow
duck

eagle
goose

parrot
rooster

swallow
swan

C) Fishes
eel

piranha

salmon

shark

lizard

snake

tortoise

D) Reptiles
crocodile

sheep
tiger
whale

E) Amphibians
frog
salamander
F) Insects
ant
bee

butterfly
cockroach

grasshopper
mosquito

Moth
termite

More mammals

beaver

camel

dolphin

donkey

giraffe

guinea pig

hippopotamus

kangaroo

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otter

mousedeer

orang-utan

tapir

wolf

zebra

budgerigar

canary

hawk

mynah

ostrich

peacock

seagull

turkey

chameleon

python

turtle

grasshopper

louse

praying mantis

rhinoceros
More birds

More reptiles

crocodile
More insects

dragonfly

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Other animals

caterpillar

centipede

crab

lobster

leech

prawn

scorpion

snail

worm

tadpole

spider

ANIMALS AND THEIR YOUNGS


Adult animal

Young

Adult animal

Young

ant
bear
butterfly
cat
dog
duck
eagle
elephant
fly
fox
frog
goat
goose
horse
kangaroo

grub
cub
caterpillar
kitten
puppy
duckling
eaglet
calf
maggot
cub
tadpole
kid
gosling
foal
joey

chicken
cockroach
cow
deer
lion
mosquito
owl
pig
seal
sheep
swan
tiger
wasp
whale
wolf

chick
nymph
calf
fawn
cub
larva
owlet
piglet
calf
lamb
cygnet
cub
grub
calf
cub

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PLACES AND BUILDINGS


Description
abattoir
airport

a place where some animals are killed for their meat


a place where airplanes land and take of

archives
auditorium

a place where historical documents or public records are kept


a hall where a large group of people can gather

bakery
bank
bathroom
beach
bedroom
border
bridge

a place where bread, cakes and pastries are baked and/or sold
a place where money or valuables are kept
a place where people can take a bath or wash up
a sandy shore along the sea
a room where people sleep
the outer edge or area that divides two states or countries
a structure which is built to cross rivers

bungalow
bus stop
canteen
camp
cemetery
chapel
chimney

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single-storey house that is surrounded by a compound (in Asia it can be more than one storey)
place where people wait for the bus
place in a building where food is sold
place where people stay in huts or tents
place where dead people are buried
small church where Christians go to pray
structure on the roof of a building where smoke can come out

church
cinema
city
classroom
clinic
college
community
hall
dome

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place where Christians worship and sing hymns


place where people go to watch films
big and important town
room where children study in school
place where sick people can see a doctor
place where students go to study after they leave school
place where people gather for events or celebrations
round roof with a circular base

emporium
entrance
estate
exhibition hall
factory
farm
field
fire station
flats
garage
garden
gymnasium

a large shop where many things are sold


a door or gate where people can go in
a large piece of land where crops are grown
a place where things are put on display for people to see
a place where things are manufactured or made
a place where vegetables are grown and animals are reared
an open area where people can play games
the headquarters of a fire brigade
a building with many small apartments where people live
a place where cars are kept or repaired
a place where plants, trees and flowers are grown
a place where people can use equipment to exercise

harbour
hangar

a place where ships can shelter or dock


a large building in which aeroplanes are kept

hole
home
hospital
hostel
hotel
island
jail
junction

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hollow space in something solid such as a wall or the ground


place where people stay or live
place where sick or injured people can get medical help
building where people (e.g. students, workers) can stay for a price
building with rooms for people to stay for a price
piece of land with water all around it
place where criminals are locked up
place where roads or railway tracks cross

jungle
kitchen
laboratory
lake
laundry
library
lighthouse

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place where trees and plants grow thickly, a tropical forest


place where people prepare or cook food
place with scientific equipment for doing scientific tests or for teaching science
large area of water surrounded by land
place where clothes are washed and ironed
place where people can read and borrow books
lighted tower to warn and guide ships

market
minaret

a place where goods are bought and sold


a tall narrow tower attached to a mosque

mortuary
mosque

a place where dead bodies are kept before they are buried
a place where Muslims go to pray

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museum
office
orphanage
pagoda
palace
park
parliament

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place where historical objects or antiques are kept on display for people to see
place where people work
place where children without parents live
tower used for religious worship by Buddhists each storey has a decorated roof
place where kings and their families live
large open area with trees, flowers and grass where people can walk around or relax
place where the laws of the country are made and passed

petrol station
playground
police station
pond
post office
railway station
reservoir

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place where people can get fuel for vehicles


place where children can play on swings, seesaws, etc.
place where the police work
small area of water
place where people can buy stamps, post letters, etc.
place where people can take trains to travel
place where water is collected and stored

rubber estate
sawmill

a place where rubber trees are grown


a place where logs are sawn or cut into planks

school
sea
sitting room
stadium
storeroom
supermarket
taxi stand
temple
theatre

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town
university
warehouse

a place where many people live and work


a place where students go for higher education
a big building to keep or store things

place where children are educated


very large area of salty water
part of the house where people sit and relax
place with rows of seats and where sports events take place
room where things can be kept
large shop where most types of food and other things needed in the home are sold or bought
place where people can wait for taxis
place where Buddhists, Hindus or Sikhs pray
building with a stage where plays, dramas, etc. are performed

CLOTHING
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Figure A
1 shawl
2 handkerchief
3 cheongsam
shoes

Figure B
4 shirt
5 belt
6 trousers
socks

Figure C
7 badge
8 uniform
boots

Figure D
9 dress
sandals

Figure E
10 veil
glove

Figure F
11 cap
12 T-shirt
jeans

Figure G
13 blouse
14 coat
skirt

Figure H
15 jacket
Necktie

Figure I
16 dungarees
sweater

Figure J
sari

Figure K
17 singlet
18 shorts
clogs

Figure L
19 scarf
flip-flops

Figure M
20 songkok
sarong

Figure N
pyjamas

Figure O
tracksuit

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FLOWERS
balsam
a flower which is red or pink in colour
bougainvillaea
tiny red and purple flowers of a tropical climbing shrub
canna
a pink, yellow or red flower
carnation
a small pink, red or white flower
chrysanthemum
a large yellow flower with long thin petals
dahlia
a brightly coloured flower grown from tuberous roots
daisy
a small white flower with a yellow centre
gardenia
a large white or yellow sweet-smelling flower
hibiscus
the national flower of Malaysia; red, pink, white or yellow in
colour
jasmine
a white or yellow flower with a sweet smell
lily
a flower that comes in different shapes and colours

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lotus
a type of water lily found on the surface of ponds
morning glory
a purple flower which opens only in the morning
orchid
a flower that comes in unique shapes and colours
rose
a peach, red, pink or yellow flower with a nice smell
sunflower
a large yellow flower
tulip
a large bell-shaped or cup-shaped flower

FOOD AND DRINKS


Description
beef

the meat of a cow


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biscuit
bread
bun
burger

a flat, thin crisp cake made from dough


food made from flour, water and yeast mixed together and then baked
a small round flat bread roll
fried or grilled meat served in a bread roll

chapati
chocolate
cooking oil
coffee
curry
fish
garlic
ginger

a type of Indian flat bread made from flour


a sweet made from cocoa beans
oil used to cook food
a drink made from coffee beans
a dish of meat, vegetable, etc. cooked with hot spices
a type of seafood
an onion-like plant with a strong taste and smell
the root of the ginger plant

groundnut
ice cream
milk
mutton
nasi lemak
noodles
onion
orange
pie

a type of nut that grows underground


a popular, sweet frozen food made from milk fat
a white liquid produced by cows and goats
the meat of a fully-grown sheep or goat
a popular Malaysian dish made of rice and coconut milk, and eaten with meat and ikan
bilis, etc.
long narrow strips made of flour
a round vegetable with a strong smell and flavour
a round, juicy citrus fruit with thick reddishyellow skin
meat, vegetables or fruit covered with pastry and baked

porridge
rice
roti canai
salad
salt
sandwich
sauce
soup
sugar
syrup
tea
tinned food
vegetables

rice or oats boiled in water or milk


a type of tropical grain that is cooked and eaten
an Indian pancake which is eaten with curry
a mixture of raw fruit and/or vegetables
a white substance added to food to make it salty
two slices of bread with some filling in between
a thick liquid used to add more flavour to food
a liquid food made by boiling meat, vegetables, etc. in water
a sweet-tasting substance obtained from sugar cane to sweeten food and drinks
a thick, sweet liquid made from sugar and water
a drink made from tea leaves
food that has been put into cans
food from plants or parts of a plant (e.g. carrots, beans)

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FRUITS

1. apple

7. guava

13. papaya

2. banana

8. jackfruit

14. pear

3. cherry

9. lychee

15. pineapple

4. ciku

10. mango

16. plum

5. durian

11. mangosteen

17. strawberry

6. grapes

12. orange

18. watermelon

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GENDER (Masculine and Feminine)


Masculine

Feminine

Masculine

Feminine

actor
author
bachelor
bear
billy goat
boar
boy
Boy Scout
bridegroom
brother
buck (deer)
bull
bullock
cock
conductor
colt (young
horse)
dog
drake
duke
emperor
man
master
monk
nephew
peacock
poet
policeman
prince
ram (sheep)
sir
son

actress
authoress
spinster
she-bear
nanny goat
sow
girl
Girl Guide
bride
sister
doe
cow
heifer
hen
conductress
filly
bitch
duck
duchess
empress
woman
mistress
nun
niece
peahen
poetess
policewoman
princess
ewe
madam
daughter

father
fianc
fox
gander
gentlemen
grandfather
god
hawk
headmaster
he
heir
hero
host
hunter
husband
king
lad
lion
lord
male
stallion (horse)
steward
sultan
tailor
tiger
tom cat
uncle
usher
waiter
widower
wizard

mother
fiance
vixen
goose
lady
grandmother
goddess
bowess
headmistress
she
heiress
heroine
hostess
huntress
wife
queen
lass
lioness
lady
female
mare
stewardess
sultana
dressmaker
tigress
cat
aunt
usherette
waitress
widow
witch

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MEALS & KITCHEN UTINSEL

21 bowl
22 cup
23 teaspoon
24 saucer
25 pan
26 pot
27 glass
28 chopsticks
29 knife
30 fork
31 plate
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32 spoon
bottle

OCCUPATIONS
Occupation

Description

actor/actress
acrobat

performs or acts in a play, show or drama


performs or does stunts and tricks during a show

architect
artist
attendant
astronaut

designs or draws plans for houses or buildings


creates works of art, especially drawings or paintings
serves or helps people in a public place
travels to space in a spacecraft

astronomer
author
baker
barber
bus conductor
bus driver
businessman
butcher
carpenter
cashier
clerk
coach
cobbler
cook/chef
dancer
decorator
dentist
developer
driver

studies the position of stars, planets, etc.


writes books
bakes bread, cakes and pastries
cuts mens hair
collects bus fares from passengers
drives a bus
is involved in buying or selling, etc.
sells meat at a stall or shop
makes and repairs wooden objects and structures
receives or pays out money in banks, shops, etc.
types letters, keeps accounts or records in an office
trains a sportsperson or team
repairs or mends shoes
cooks food in a restaurant or eating place
dances for a living
decorates houses, office buildings, etc.
takes care of peoples teeth
builds houses, office buildings, etc.
drives a car
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editor
electrician
engineer
farmer
firefighter
fisherman
fishmonger
florist
garbage
collector
gardener
goldsmith
grocer
guard
hawker
headmaster
hunter
inspector
(police)
labourer
lawyer
librarian
locksmith
maid
mechanic
midwife
musician
nurse
newspaper
vendor
office boy
optician
photographer
pilot
plumber
policeman
porter
postman
reporter
rubber tapper
sailor
salesman
scientist
shopkeeper
singer
soldier
surgeon
sweeper

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edits or is in charge of books or newspapers


repairs and fits electrical things and does wiring
builds roads, building, bridges, etc.
grows vegetables and/or rears animals to sell
puts out fires
catches fish, prawns, squids, etc.
sells fish in the market
sells flowers in a shop
collects rubbish
looks after plants, trees and flowers in the garden
makes jewellery and things (e.g. rings,chains) out of gold
sells vegetables, fruits and groceries
is in charge of the security of a building or place
sells food on the street
is in charge of a school
hunts and kills animals and birds
looks into crime and solves criminal cases
does manual labour or work
gives advice to people about laws, represents people in courts
is in charge of a library
makes keys, repairs and fixes locks
earns a living doing housework
repairs vehicles, machines, etc.
helps to deliver babies
is skilled at playing musical instruments
works in a hospital or clinic and takes care of sick or injured people
sells newspaper and magazines
does odd jobs in an office, runs errands
tests peoples eyesight, makes and sells spectacles or contact lenses to people who
need them
takes pictures of things, events and people
flies an aeroplane
fixes and repairs pipes and taps
helps to keep law and order
helps to carry luggage
works in a post office and delivers letters and parcels
writes news for newspapers or television
taps rubber from rubber trees
works on a ship
sells goods
is good or skilled in science
is in charge of a shop
sings songs, especially in public
works in the army to defend the country
operates on sick people
keeps the floor or road clean by sweeping it
sews and makes clothes for people
teaches pupils at school
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tailor
teacher
telephone
operator
trishaw rider

connects telephone calls


takes you where you want to go in a trishaw for a price

village headman
veterinarian
waiter/waitress
watchman
zookeeper

is in charge of a village
is a doctor who treats animals that are sick or injured
serves food to people in a restaurant
guards buildings, factories and premises
is in charge of a zoo and looks after the animals

PARTS OF OUR BODY

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1. head

11. eyebrow

20. hand

2. neck

12. eye

21. finger

3. waist

13. nose

22. fingernail

4. elbow

14. mouth

23. thumb

5. arm

15. teeth

24. wrist

6. leg

16. lips

25. foot

7. thigh

17. cheek

26. ankle

8. knee

18. ear

27. heel

9. face

19. hair

28. toe

10. forehead

PLANTS AND TREES


cactus
coconut

oil palm

bamboo

creeper

lotus

moss

mushroom

ferns

maize

angsana

thorn
weed

mangrove
rattan

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fir

rubber
TRANSPORTATION
Air

helicopter
aeroplane

flying boat
Land

ambulance

coach

bicycle

jeep

bus

cart

lorry

car

taxi

motorcycle

scooter
van

trishaw
train
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Water

hovercraft
boat

ferry
raft

junk

motorboat

speedboat
sampan

ship

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