Grammar Notes

Basic Vocabulary
Listado de Palabras Básicas

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Colours

black, white, yellow, orange, purple, green, blue, pink, red, brown, grey.

 

Months and Days

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

 

Jobs

builder, bank clerk, architect, engineer, doctor, computer programmer, chef, dentist, mechanic, hairdresser, lawyer, journalist, farmer, fire-fighter, photographer, lorry driver, teacher, shop assistant, tour guide, scientist, police officer, vet, waiter, soldier.

 

Classroom Objects

Board, notice board, cassette, piece of paper, pencil, board pen, paper clip, crayon, rubber, pencil sharpener, textbook, board rubber, drawing pin, tape recorder, pen, ruler, notebook desk, video recorder, computer, OHP

 

Family Members

husband wife son, daughter, father-in-law, mother-in-law, aunt, uncle, nephew, niece, grandfather, grandmother, grandson, granddaughter, father, mother, brother, sister.

 

Sports

Basketball, cycling, gymnastics, baseball, boxing, athletics, football, golf, table tennis, ice hockey, swimming, skiing, judo, ice skating, hockey, rugby, weightlifting, volleyball, tennis.

 

General adjectives

thin (size), thin (weight), new, young, short (size), short, heavy, dark, small, slow, ugly, weak, cheap, sad, empty, cold, poor, dirty, wet, wrong, fat, thick, old (person), old (objects), tall, long, light (weight), light, big, fast, beautiful, strong, expensive, happy, full, hot, rich, clean, dry, right.

 

Parts of the Body

ear, chin, eye, chest, back, finger, arm, foot, leg, neck, hair, knee, nose, head, mouth, hand, tongue, toe, belly, smile, thumb, elbow, shoulder.

 

Physical description

hair: long, medium-length, short, straight, wavy, curly, black, blonde, brown, white, grey. size: tall, short, medium-size.

 

House Parts

bedroom, cellar, garden, balcony, chimney, dining room, bathroom, garage, stairs, study, roof, kitchen, patio, living room, hall, swimming pool, toilet.

 

Furniture

chair, bookcase, bath, coffee table, bunk bed, chest of drawers, bedside table, armchair, fireplace, cot, filing cabinet, fridge, cupboard, lamp, cooker, desk, shelves, toilet, wardrobe, stool, rug, mirror, sink, sofa.

 

Shops

baker’s, book shop, butcher’s, chemist’s, clothes shop, computer shop, department store, florist’s, furniture shop, sports shop, supermarket, greengrocer’s, jeweller’s, music shop, newsagent’s,  pet shop, post office, shoe shop, toy shop.

 

Adjectives

dirty, difficult, dangerous, cheap, clean, broken, big, comfortable, fast, happy, long, old, poor, noisy, expensive, easy, short, slow, rich, quiet, small, tall, sad, young.


Instruments

bagpipes, cello, clarinet, didgeridoo, drum, drums, dulcimer, electric guitar, harmonica, kalangu, keyboards, nose flute, pipe

 

Computers

CD-drive, mouse, keyboard, monitor, web cam, mouse mat, printer, speakers, disk, socket, laptop, website, plug, cable, game console, scanner.

 

Emotions and Attitudes

confused, drunk, eager, exhausted, freak, freaked-out, funny, happy, in-love, irritated, negative, sad, sick, surprised, sweet-toothed, thoughtful, tired, vain, wicked, angry

 

Means of Transport

dirigible, ship, taxi, helicopter, car, truck, tractor, crane, boat,   convertible, van, balloon, moped, bike, train, tram, underground, motorcycle, aeroplane, microbus.  


Daily Routine

wake up, get up, go to the bathroom, have a shower, have breakfast, listen to the radio, go to work, come home, make dinner, call a friend, watch TV, go to bed, wash clothes, clean the house, go for a walk, write letters.

 

Food and Drinks

cake, carrot, banana, bread, biscuit, apple, chicken, cereal, fish,   meat, fruit juice, milk, jam, coffee, egg, onion, rise, orange, tomato, water, shellfish, pepper, potato, salad.

 

Weather

stormy, snowy, wet, sunny, windy, freezing, raining, cold, dry, cloudy, hot, foggy, frosty.


Clothes

coat, gloves, hat, jeans, belt, boots, dress, jacket, socks, sunglasses, shorts, shoes, shirt, jumper, polo shirt, skirt, tie, tracksuit, T-shirt, sweatshirt, trainers, trousers.


Office Materials

pencil, headphones, sharpener, pencil case, lamp, puncher, fan, calculator, printer, stapler, safe box.