Vocabulary in the city

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  1. 1. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a (usually concrete) path on which people walk along the side of a streetexample: It's safe and easy to walk in this city.There are sidewalks everywhere for pedestrians. B American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  2. 2. British 8 American EnglishBritish American motonrvay highway (freeway.expressway) / ' hC1I. Vv'I/British American pavement sidewalk / 'sc1Ic:1_vJ3k/British American zebra crossing crosswalk / 1-:1'C1s. wVG1-(/British Americanroad surface pavement/' peIVn13n/E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  3. 3. British 8: American English air.British American car park Q parking lot / 'p0r~kII] _Ior/' " l''"{ -British " Americanbonnet hood / hud/ British Americanboot trunk lrmnklBritish Americanpetrol gas / gaes/E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  4. 4. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a building where sick and injured people are given medical treatment and careexample: When he broke his leg,he was taken to the hospital. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
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  6. 6. Vocabulary:In the City ('5-. J.'i; " 4, .g'F. 'lBT31 (Ta . :-I-.{.40 up;definition:a store (or part of a larger store) where drugs and medicines are soldexample: She went to the pharmacy to get medicine for her sick son. B American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  7. 7. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a marked path where people can safely walk across the streetexample: There is a lot of traffic on this street.We should use the crosswalk to cross the street. B American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  8. 8. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a place to buy stamps and where mail is sent and receivedexample: Could you go to the post office and mail this package for me? E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  9. 9. Vocabulary:In the Citylmy;definition:a place where people pay to exercise with equipment,in exercise classes,etc. example: Every night after work,Jess goes to the gym to exercise.She runs on the treadmill and takes yoga classes. E American English at state americanenglish. state. gov
  10. 10. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a place where people can pay to use machines to wash and dry their clothes example: We don't have a washing machine in our house,so we go to a nearby laundromat to do our laundry. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  11. 11. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a building where valuable and interesting objects (such as paintings,sculptures,etc. ) are kept for people to viewexample: There are some new paintings at one of the museums in town.Let's go this weekend. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  12. 12. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a place where many kinds of animals, especially wild animals,are kept for people to viewexample: The zoo in my hometown has a lot of animals from around the world. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  13. 13. Vocabulary:In the Citydefinition: a place where people pay to watch a movie on a large screen;a cinemaexample: There's a new movie theater in town.Let's go see the new action movie tomorrow. B American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  14. 14. Vocabulary:In the Cityfire station1133! = -Ij3.'zll: -JlJ. ".'Idefinition:Iin a building for firefighters,fire trucks,and the equipment used to put out firesexample: Today I walked past the fire station.The alarm sounded,and two fire trucksquickly left the station to go to a fire. American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  15. 15. Vocabulary:In the Cityamericanenglish. state. gdefinition:a small store that is usually open for manyhours during the day/ night and that sells food,newspapers,and other itemsexample: Last night,the supermarket was closed,so I bought some milk at the convenience store. [3 American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  16. 16. Vocabulary:In the Cityamericanenglish. state. gov definition: a place where bread,cakes,pastries,cookies,etc.are made and soldexample: This bakery makes delicious cupcakes and coconut cookies. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  17. 17. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a person who sells food or other goods in the street example: Do you want a hot pretzel?The ones from this street vendor are really good. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  18. 18. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a truck that drives through neighborhoods and stops to sell ice cream,ice cream bars,popsicles,and other frozen treatsexample: There often is an ice cream truck near the zoo entrance on summer afternoons. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  19. 19. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a small place/ store where newspapers and magazines are soldexample: Will you stop at the newsstand and pick up today's paper?I forgot to buy it this morning. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  20. 20. Vocabulary:In the Citydefinition: an area outside and usually near a building to park cars,trucks,etc. example: The parking lot is full.I'll have to park my car on the street. 3 American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  21. 21. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a pipe in the street from which firefighters can get water for putting out firesexample: If you park your car in front of a fire hydrant,you will get a ticket. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  22. 22. Vocabulary:In the City definition:I a machine on the side of a street or in aparking lot where you put money,in order to park a vehicle for a period of timeexample: All of the parking spots near my office have parking meters,so you need to bring money to park your car. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  23. 23. Vocabulary:In the Citya business (such as a restaurant or bank) designed to serve customers in their cars through a window;also sometimes spelled "drive-thru"definition: example: On my way home from work,I ordered fries and a shake at a drive-through because I was too tired to get out of the car. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  24. 24. Vocabulary:In the Citydefinition: a store where customers can buy food and some household itemsexample: The family goes shopping for food once a week at the supermarket near their house. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  25. 25. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a person who is walking in a city,along the road,etc. example: This city is great for pedestrians.There are a lot of sidewalks and crosswalks. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  26. 26. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a (usually concrete) path on which people walk along the side of a streetexample: It's safe and easy to walk in this city.There are sidewalks everywhere for pedestrians. B American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  27. 27. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a place where streets meet and/or cross example: The intersection of Washington Street and 23rd Street is a bit dangerous.Both of these streets always have a lot of traffic. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  28. 28. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a set of red,yellow,and greenlights that is used to control traffic at an intersection;a stoplightexample: Take a right at the traffic light and go two blocks.My house is on the left. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  29. 29. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a covered hole in the street where workers can enter to reach underground pipes and wiresexample: The worker climbed down the manhole to check the underground pipes. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  30. 30. Vocabulary:In the Citydefinition:(noun) a very tall buildinglll| l|lll.Iml| ||| || . .| ll| I"IIII, ,". F. l: ! uwruShe works on the top floor of a skyscraper.She has a fantastic view of the city from her office. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  31. 31. Vocabulary:In the City definition: all of the vehicles on a roadexample: I don't like driving at 5 p. m. because everyone is driving home from work.Lets wait and leave later to avoid the traffic. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
  32. 32. Vocabulary:In the City definition: a shorter,quicker,or easier route to get somewhereThe drive to the beach was not very long because the driver knew several shortcuts. E American English at state americanenglish. state. gov
  33. 33. Vocabulary:In the City definition:a situation in which the vehicles on the road have stopped moving(or are moving very slowly) often because there are too many vehicles on the roadexample: He arrived on time because he avoided the traffic jam by taking a shortcut. E American English at State americanenglish. state. gov
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