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IELTS listening prediction For 5th June 2010 Song Bufeng Versions in order of importance 1. 08101 - 08147 2. 09101 - 09148 3. 30032 - 30090 4. 07101 - 07148 5. 06101 - 06148 6. 21-41 7. 30014-30020 8. 50101-50233 9. 40101-40112 10. 66-71 Listening basics: call Numbers: Home / work phone number, emergency number, contact number, hot line, information line, enquiry line, mobile phone number, cell phone number, toll free number, code number, extension number Call: phone, call, ring, give sb a call, a ring, a telephone call, dial the number, press key, push key Telephone answering machine, operator, hold on, hang on Call services: call diversion, call roaming, local number, distance number, international call Cost: telephone rental, pay per minute, pay per hour, pay per month Examples: 0903775115, 99281444, 033835071 Listening basics: personal details Names: surname, family name, middle name, first name, given name, maiden name Contact: phone number, cell phone number, mobile number Documents: C.V. reference, police record, ID documents Address, email address (email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, ) website: www.studentlink.com www.rivertrip.com Post office box (PO box) postcode BG241DJ， RO62RL Age (above, over, under, below, upward, plus, downwards, minus) Nationality: China or Chinese? Spain or Spanish? Sweden or Swedish? Brazil or Brazilian? Britain or British? Holland or Dutch? Egypt or Egyptian? Level of English: elementary, intermediate, advanced Education: high school/secondary school, primary school, elementary school, undergraduate, postgraduate Examples: Maine , Mr. Hewitt , Jacobs, Gormley, 21A Eagle Road , 103 Fowler Road ， Riverview, Parkview，Sandy's College, 84 Park Road, 24 River Lane Listening basics: time Dates: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August , September, October, November, December; March 30th 1988 , 15th October 1978, 1st August Day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Satur day, Sunday weekdays, weekends, during the week, the day after… Time: am (in the morning), pm (in the afternoon), o’clock, 11.30 am, 6.30pm, 10.45am, 7.30am 9 o’clock Century: in the early/mid/late 19th century Listening basics: mathematics Listening basics: money Fraction: 1/2, 1/3, 1/4, 2/3, 3/4 Percentage 50% Decimals: 0.8, 0.1 Currency: pound, dollar, euro Currency signs: $ 3.50, ￡9.50 ￡89.99 $15, $ 50 Local currency, foreign currency, exchange foreign currency Payment: cash, cheque, credit, credit card, bank transfer, Hire Purchase Listening basics: geometry Dimensions: length, width, depth, height (long, wide, deep, high) Length units (measurements): millimeter, centimeter, meter, kilometer, mile Capacity units: litre, cc = cubic centimeter Weight units: gram, kilogram, pound=Libra, Geometrical figures: triangle, rectangle (oblong), square, diamond, circle, line, dotted line, broken line, inverted, cone, cylinder, conical, cylindrical, cubic, p yramid Examples: width 140cm size 80cm×60cm Listening basics: transportation Public transportation: bus, train, express train, non- stop train, underground railway, metro, subway, tube Private transportation: car, bike, motorcycle, bicycle Travelling transportation: cab, taxi, shuttle, coach, minibus, full-sized, medium- sized coach, boat, ferry, steam boat, yacht, ship, canoe, caravan Air transportation: plane, airplane, aeroplane, by air, flight, aviation Tickets: one-way, single, round, return Costs: first class, expensive, economy, cheap Others: carpool, commuting, ambulance Listening basics: entertainment Music: jazz, classical, pop, rock and roll, folk music, dance music, disco, tango, string music, organ music, keyboard music, orchestra, light music, restaurant background music Musical instruments: piano, flute, drum, guitar, violin, cello, cellist Cinema: documentary, comedy, tragedy, mime, romance, thrill, ac tion, cartoon, sci-fi, historical, six-screen cinema Theatre: opera, production, sitting capacity, seats, circle/balcony, box, drama house, curtain, performer, performance, box office, auditorium, backstage, make-up Listening basics: research methodology/methods Questionnaires: response rate (too low), representative, respondents, list of questions, expected results Interviews: interviewees, face-to-face talk, age group (children, adult, senior citizens), tape recorder, cassette recorder, laptop, notebook Fieldwork: field visit, field trip, field research, dos and don’ts, real life situation, write up report Laboratory: experiment, set-up situation, not real, subject, sample, equipment Observation: watch Case study: investigation, survey (telephone survey, postal survey) Experience: witness Statistics: data analysis Placement: a job, usually as part of a course of study, which gives you experience of a particular type of work Students working together to collect data: visit organizations, interview people, telephoning, taking photos, write up report, analyse data, collect samples, at random listening basics: building building types: block, main building, wings, annexes, extension building, highrise, complex, construction structure: entrance hall, foyer, lobby, first floor, second floor, level one, level two, corridor, balcony front door, side door, rear door, fire door, fire exit lift, elevator, escalator, stairs reception, enquiry, lounge, waiting room, restroom, toilet walls, roof, ceiling, floor, basement, exterior walls, interior doors building materials: wood, timber, clay, earth, bricks, tiles, steel, glass, concrete, stone, black velvet, plastic, plaster board architecture: ventilation, aeration (air- conditioning, fans, windows), reinforced security: alarm system, double lock windows, video surveillance, security personnel, security officer, check ID, fire alarm, fire drill Original use and current use: conference centre, car park, transport museum, factory, prison/jail, workshop listening basics: geography terrain: plain, plateau, desert, mountain, hilly terrain, wetland, marshes, grass, pasture, ice shelf, cliffs water resource: fresh water, underground water, subterranean water, reservoir, dam water, pond water, river, lake, sea water (NB: evaporation), disasters: floods, drought, typhoon, hurricane, tornado, snow storm, thunderstorm, dust storm Atmosphere: nitrogen, hydrogen, oxygen, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, ozone mining: iron ore, coal, petroleum, gas, gold, barren mine, minerals, deposit, mining equipment (grease torch, candle, flashlight, torch, helmet) miners from Scotland… Continents and oceans: Antarctica ? Arctic? listening basics: botany plant: leaf (leaves), branch, stem, root, flower, bud, petals, seeds variety: pine tree, fruit tree, passion fruit, strawberry, mulberry, lemon tree, coco tree, coffee beans, banana, cereals, wheat, barley, corn, maize, oat, spice, pepp er, chili, ginger, eggplants, cherry tomato, snow peas, sunflower, lettuce planting methods: greenhouse, transplant, orchard, organic farming, additive-free Vegetation: trees, grass, lawn, bush Farming: altitude, height above sea level, weather, climate, land, soil, water, shade, sunshine Special applications: pepper (perfume, toothache, mood, money, display wealth by Romans) pine tree (torch, rope, flexibility, water pipes, chewing gum, medicines, bathroom oil) Botanist, herbalist listening basics: zoology Australian animals: kangaroo, koala Mammals: polar bear, squirrel, lion, sheep, elephant, cattle, goat, wolf, fox, puma, tiger, ca mels Cub, puppy, calf, lamb, breeding animals Birds: ostrich, kiwi, falcon, emu, flamingo, swan, goose Chicks, breeding birds Insects: bee, wasp, butterfly, dragonfly, firefly, ladybird Eggs, worms, butterfly (life cycle) Marine animals: whale, dolphin, shark, crocodile, finfish, shellfish, tortoise, tiger shark, sea cucumber, otter, sea urchin (tail, fins, scales, amphibian, gill, lung) Wildlife reserves: conservation, reserve, sanctuary, preservation, endangered animals, species, domesticated animals, distinction, distinct, die out, famine, drought, infectious disease Listening basics: categories of people Age group: Senior citizens, elderly people, old age pensioner Adult, mature person, grownup Children, kids, teenager, youth, young people Work group: Employed, unemployed, retired, women Gender: Male or female Occupations: employer, employees, managers, staff, students Listening basics: academic Lecture: lecture hall, room, theater, lecturer, taking notes, attendance Tutorial: tutor, presentation, outline, reading list, objectives, whiteboard, OHP, PowerPoint, re port writing, deadline, slides, visual aids Seminar: professor, presentation, skills, questions, worksh ops, discussion workshop, group discussion, computer lab/room/center, mustn’t read aloud, being asked question, well- organized Listening basics: education Primary school, elementary school (pupils) Secondary school, high school (school students) College, university, institute Undergraduate, bachelor’s degree, bachelor Postgraduate, master’s degree, master Certificates: degree, diploma, certificate Further education mature education, distance education, on-line education, vocational education Listening basics: student problems Academic problems: essay deadlines, lecture attendance, how to use library, how to write dissertation Financial problems: scholarship, grant, fees, tuition, loan, debt, overdraft, budget Domestic problems: childcare, nursery Accommodation and catering Listening situation: social events (section 2) Events: Convention, exhibition, conference, festival, exposition Examples: Australian retailers’ convention, art exhibition, business conference, summer music festival, drama festival, travel exposition, world expo, cartoon exhibition, flower exhibition, auto show Publicity: website/internet, leaflets, flyers, notice board, posters, advertisements, good for a family, children, adult, senior citizens Transportation: bus, taxi, cab, subway, tube, coach, parking problems Agenda: dates, timetable Focus/theme: music/live music, art, ballet, clothes, drama, food, business, demonstration, comics, flower arrangement, biscuits Celebration: parade, dance, chorus, music band Catering: café, restaurant, pub, cafeteria, canteen, refectory, dining room, refreshments, snacks, takeout, takeaway, set lunch, barbecue Security: security entrance, security office, security personnel/staff, fire exit, lockers, Check ID, video surveillance, cameras, crowded, children easily get lost Listening situation: environment (section 2/4) atmosphere: Oxygen, Hydrogen, Nitrogen, Carbon dioxide, Carbon monoxide, Ozone, sulphur monoxide pollution: air pollution, acid rain, contaminated water, pollutant, contaminant, chemicals, toxic waste Geographical: soil erosion, desertification, drought, floods, overfishi ng, over-felling, deforestation energy: fossil fuels, coal, gas, petroleum, solar, tide, wind power, nuclear, marsh gas, methane, biogas recycling: plastic, paper, glass, bottle tops, ink cartridges, spare parts/components Listening situation: repair (section 1) What to repair: fridge, refrigerator, washing machine, CD player, electric light, clock, bungalow, cooker, rice cooker, printer (shelf) Model type/number Main problem: leaking, door broken, flashing, hands broken, noisy, fan broken, steam escaping When to repair: immediately, straight away, right now, urgent Next week, weekdays, weekends, in a couple of weeks Mornings, afternoons (am pm) Quality warranty: expiry date, quality guaranteed for two years Compensation: refund, replacement Payment: cash, cheque, credit card, bank transfer Listening situation: diet and health (section 4) Food intake/elements: protein, vitamins, fat, carbohydrates, fat acid, calcium, cholesterol, minerals, calorie, kilo calorie diet: cereals, sugar, salt, lean meat, eggs, fish, milk, vegetables, fruit, red meat, white meat cereals: wheat, corn, barley, oat, maize, rice health: low nutrition, malnutrition, overweight, obese, under weight, intelligence, eyesight, brain, learning difficulty, digestion, congestion, heart disease, tuberculosis listening situation: medicine (section 1 ) doctors: physician, surgeon, dentist, veterinarian, pediatrician, th erapist, general practitioner treatments: cure, remedy, therapy, acupuncture, diseases: headache, toothache, backache (back pain), stomachache, heart disease, pneumonia, tuberculosis, diabetes, insomnia, asthma, employment medical, sprain, sports injury, sprained knee medicine: antibiotics, penicillin, aspirin, sleeping pills (tablets), painkillers, dose, underdose, overdose, ice pack, walking sticks surgery: operation hospital: clinics, ward, maternity, emergency, surgery, practice listening situation: library (section 1\4) registration: information desk, information sector, librarian desk registration fee, membership fee ID documents: passport, visa, student card, library card, driver’s license, credit card, bank statement, phone bill, Identity card, C.V. letter Library card, borrower’s card, reader’s card, electronic card, PIN, password Books: fiction, reference books, technical books, leisure books, notion, academic Periodicals: magazines, journals Current issues, back issues Technical Resources: photocopying machine, photocopier, color, white and black photocopier, printer, laser printer, card, coin, internet access, computers, laptops Electronic, digital: CD, DVD, VCD, videos, tapes, cassettes, CD-ROM Recall system: catalogue (title, author, press, category) , call slip, librarian Circulation: borrow, loan, return, renew, overdue, fine, reserve Loan time: weeks, months (up to 4 weeks, maximum loan time) Training classes: research methods, IT, computer software, dissertation writing Listening situation: job hunting (section 1/2) Type of work: vacation jobs, office work, bar attendant, waiter, waitress, zoo attendant, childcare, library assistant, restaurant work, shop assistant, sales assistant, domestic work, reporter, carpenter, freelance, part- time job, full-time job, temporary job Main roles: receptionist, shop assistant, looking after animals (kangaroo), educate visitors, save wounded/injured animals, maintain website, selling garden tools/carpets, handle customer complaint Advantages and disadvantages: pay, working hours, workload, flexible, equipment, transportation Working hours: am pm weekdays (during the week), weekends, bank holidays, public holidays, New year, Christmas Pay rate: pound/dollar per hour, starting salary, wage Clothes: formal clothes, suit, informal clothes, casual clothes shirt, trousers, tie, bow tie, uniform Transportation: bus, train, subway, tube, metro, taxi, cab Magazine reporters: housing magazine, entertainment magazine, sports magazine, economy magazine, IT magazine Listening situation: shopping Price: discount, concession, promotion, sales, half price, normal price, 30% off Packaging: economy package, family package, container, image, presentation of products Where to buy: supermarket, market, shop, store, department store, chain store, online shopping Receipt: invoice, quality warranty, receipt Supermarket: entrance (profitable), middle shelf (expensive), end of aisles (hard to Listening situation: students survey, case study, placement (section 3) Teachers: tutor, supervisor, lecturer, professor, coordinato r, DOS Checklist: notebook, cassette recorder, outline, objectives, camera, video recorder, laptop, curriculum, ID, student card, passport, driver’s license, map, equipment, laptop, notebook Procedure: data collection, data analysis, report writing, presentation, hand in report to faculty office, department head, welfare department Listening situation: urban development Areas: suburbs, outskirts, city center, rural areas, countryside Population: farmer, craftsmen, carpenter, fisherman, hunters, worke r, merchants, money lenders Sectors: farming (agriculture), industry, forestry, fishing, husbandry, man ufacturing, tourism, mining, ship building industry Animals: mammals, amphibian, birds, beast, predator Cattle, sheep, goats, poultry, chickens, donkey, mules, horse, pony Landscape: coast, beach, trees, highrises, block Problems: too crowded, noisy, crime, violence Facilities: health services, police, schools, sports facilities, sewer, sewage, drainage, tube, cable Listening situations: accommodation Type of accommodation: homestay, flat/apartment, hall of residence, student hostel, house Location: city centre, suburbs/outskirts, rural area, north, east, west, south Price: rent, rental, maximum, up to, at most Furniture: single bed, double bed, bed table, bed lamp, queen-sized, king-sized, mattress, bed linen, blanket, quilt, pillow Fridge, refrigerator, freezer, washing machine, wardrobe, bookshelf, cupboard, drawers, floor lamp, desk lamp, cooker, oven, microwave, cutlery, wash basin, silverware, roaster, TV, video, coffee machine Air-conditioner, heater, radiators, central heating, fireplace Requirements: Host family, host parents, host father, host mother Level of English: elementary, intermediate, advanced Dietary requirements: vegetarian, seafood, food allergy, red meat, fish Smokers: non-smokers, balcony, garden Pets, children Two-bedroom, three-bedroom, twin bedroom, single bedroom, double room, bedsit, single study Kitchen, living room, sitting room, bathroom, spare room, dining room Share, social area Interest/hobby: theatre, sports, badminton, music Garage, garden, swimming pool, yard, fence, keys, front door key, back door key Electricity, water, gas, telephone bill, petrol bill Listening situation: charity (section 2) Charity organization, charitable, good cause, volunteer, voluntary, helpers Fund-raising activity, raise funds for Poor people, people in poverty Children in hospital Unemployed Disabled, handicapped, deaf, mute, blind people Special facilities: wheelchairs, visual aids, hearing aids, more leg room Activities: charity concert, charity walking holiday, charity riders’ club Listening situations: dissertation (section 4) Structure/format: title, subtitle, subtopic, abstract, introduction (beginning, first part) chapter, section, conclusion (last part), bibliography, references, index, appendix Procedures: bibliography (format), draft plan, data collection (research), first draft, hand in/deliver to tutor, suggestion, proofreading, print, deadline, hand in to faculty office, administration office Requirements: word limit, length, wide reading, quotation, example, acknowledgement, refer to sources (books, journals, internet, downloaded), data analysis, link ideas, plagiarism, laser print, double space, bold type, italics, underline, highlight, deadline, margin, outli ne, coversheet, ID number, page number, top right, training in IT, well-organised Extension: sickness, illness, medical conditions, special leave, can not find reference books Listening situations: insurance (section 1) Insurance company name (company, corporation, firm), telephone number, address, insurance agent/agency, cover Insurance type: car, building, bungalow, home contents, property, real estate, life, medical, replacement Insurance policy number Insurance cost: dollar, pound Compensation: broken window, lost Listening situations: course selection (section 2 & 3) Optional courses, elective, selective courses Compulsory courses, obligatory, fixed Part-time course, Full-time course Modular course, Distance course, Vocational course, Evening class / night school Mature education, Further education Course duration: weeks Course fee (tuition, cost of the course) Entry requirements: school leavers, high school students, degree holders, none, working experience Courses: mathematics, economics, physics, politics, genetics, statistics Geology, biology, psychology, zoology, sociology, archaeology, anthropology, Geography, demography, chemistry, ecology, Botany, marine biology, microbiology, architecture, accounting, marketing, advertising, journalism, finance, mass media, fine arts, music, linguistics, education, physical education, literature, language, history, veterinary science, medicine, personnel management, MBA, business administration, IT, computing, programming ,Civil engineering, hospitality The arts, The science, The engineering, Medicine, Business Changing of courses: academic record, challenge, study group, class representative, administration, secretary Advantages and disadvantages: workload, boring, feedback, assessment, job opportunities/prospect, fees Listening situations: environment and archaeology (section 2 & 3 & 4) Tribe name, origin, meaning, population, aboriginal, native, ab origines, indigenous people, seasonal nomadic, descendants of slaves, iron age Britain Area: square metre/kilometre, hectare, acre Location: rain forest, mountain, desert, natural reserve, conservation, sanctuary Animals: mammals, endangered animals, lions, fox, wolf, cattle, sheep, goat, breed, spec ies, wild life specimens, camels, donkeys, mules Geography: landscape, altitude, height above sea level, soil, fresh water, lake, vegetation, peak Historical sites: fort, castle, canal, rock art, rock track Architecture: peg, iron, hazel, roof Dos and don’ts: make fire, camping Listening situations: student survey about business organizations, Placement of company Company, corporation, firm, business organization Marketing, advertising, financial problem, administration, products, packaging, online shopping, import, export, domestic market, international market, producer, manufacturer, brand loyalty (children) Sales: new product, promotion, discount, concession, on sale, half price, normal price, 50% off, bargain Finance: money, loan, low-interest, no- interest, fund, investment, capital, debt, bankrupt, bankr uptcy, good value, profit, profitable Personnel: manager, business executives, board of directors, employers, employees, senior managers, engineers, designer, merchandiser, technici an, accountants Quotation and enquiry Listening situations: travel Types: trip, outing, excursion, tour, journey, voyage, package tour, inclusive holiday, economical travel Scenery: scene, main attraction, resort, sight, view, place of interest Interesting places: temple, gallery, museum, rainforest, cave, town, tribe, park, waterfalls, jungle, sea view, farm travel, maritime museum, aquarium feature: scuba diving, wreck diving, bush walking, parachuting, fungi tour, four- wheel drive, crocodile cruise，package tour, excursion, walking tour, snowboarding transportation: bus, train, express train, subway, tube, tram, ferry, sailing boat, metro, shuttle, coach, taxi, cab, motorbike, bicycle, plane, airline, flight, by air (N.B. donkeys, camels, mule, horse), hire car tickets: one way /single, round / return, first-class ticket, economy ticket, ticket reservation, family ticket, discounted ticket, weekend bus tickets What to bring (clothing): sweater, raincoat, windproof coat, trousers, boots, socks, trainers, uniforms, spare socks, sunhat What to bring (medicine): antibiotics, penicillin, aspirin, painkillers, sleeping pills, sun cream (sun total block) Where to stay: hotel, hostel, motel, hotel rooms (en suite), car park What to buy: souvenir, gifts, local history books, handicraft, antique, painting, fruit (apple, tomato, cucumber, figs, pineapple, passion fruit), bottled water (no minerals), drinks Personal interest: weather, food, natural environment, culture, art, exhibition, rare fish, coral roof, rock pool, free balloon ride customs inspections: luggage, baggage, labels Listening situations: sports and fitness Sports and playing venues: soccer, football (pitch) badminton, squash, basketball, volleyball, tennis (court) aerobics (fitness centre, gym, gymnasium) yoga (yoga hall) table tennis (table tennis table, table tennis hall) ice skating (ice rink) ice curling (sheet, house) martial arts: judo, karate, boxing, kick boxing, shadow boxing, wrestling (hall) weight training, weight lifting, stretching exercises (warming up to prevent injuries) sports professionals athletes, sportsman, sportswoman, sports players, sports competitors, sports instructors, sports psychologist, sports administrator, coach, head coach, referee, sport club, chairman, president sports games/matches: score, scoring, teams, junior team, senior team, win/lose the game, sports prizes, presentation of awards, sports equipment Fitness center membership: annual fee, fitness card (gold, off-peak gold, silver, bronze), health check (assessment) listening situations: school, university orientation, students admissions, transfer welcome address (president, chancellor, principal, coordinator, DOS, students counselor/advisor, admission officer) location: city centre, central area; suburbs, outskirts; country, rural area, village facilities and services: catering: dining room, refectory, canteen, restaurant, cafeteria, café, refreshments, snacks, ta keout, takeaway, pub accommodation service academic/research facilities: library, laboratory (equipment) teaching premises: lecture hall, theatre, room, function room, common room welfare: medical centre, nursery, career advisory centre Advantages and disadvantages: subjects/disciplines, courses, welfare school map: entrance: front gate, side gate, back gate, rear gate, fire door buildings: block, highrise, main building, wings, annexes, complex, extension Activities: school tour, chorus, orchestra, chess, tea and coffee break student association, club, society, community, student union notice: notice board, news bulletin, poster, newsletters, website, publicity leaflets, email, ring listening situations: training class classes: music, painting, fun drawing (scenery, objects, persons), model making, sculpture, wood work, cooking, musical instruments, singing, dancing, voice, ballet, foreign languages trainees: age, children, pupils, secondary school students, college students, new comers, freshman level: elementary, intermediate, advanced cost and payment: discount, off, cash, cheque, credit, credit card, bank transfer, free of charge, pay in advance, pay at the door, pay at the end of the class, book in advance materials to bring: mats, trainers, rubber-soled shoes paper, color paper, silver paper, golden paper, dye, pens, color pens, pencils glue, sticker, tape, notebook music instruments: guitar, drum, flute, piano, violin procedures: cut, overlap, fold, stick, dye prizes/award: gold star, CD free service: lunch, refreshments, salad, tea, coffee, hot meal, sandwiches, hamburgers, veggie burger, free travel (to Rome) Listening situations: bank Bank accounts: current account, deposit account, savings account Bank documents: chequebook, credit card, bank statement, bonus statement, banker’s card, traveler’s cheque Bank services: withdraw, withdrawal, deposit, loan, overdraft, interest, honor/cash one’s cheque, online banking, internet service, exchange foreign currency Bank equipment: ATM, automatic teller machine, cash point machine Bank staff: bank teller, bank manager, bank branch Credit card: Type: visa card, master card, American express card Card no. Card limit / credit limit Listening situations: automobile Cars Car make: Ford, Seable Car model Car type: four-wheel drive, SUVs/sport-utility vehicle Engine size: litre (engine capacity) Gear change: automatic gear/Manual gear Car insurance Car parts: windscreen, rain wiper, engine hood, air- conditioning, music equipment, stereo, safety belt, steering wheel, brake, back seat, rear-view mirror Car parking: car park, parking permit, parking sticker, parking lot, garage Carpooling Driver, chauffeur, driving licence, driver’s license Car safety: safe driving, car theft Listening situations: party Birthday party, goodbye party, farewell party, leaving party, welcome party, dinner party Place: hotel, restaurant, rooms (green, red, yellow), halls (function hall, sports hall, main hall), sea view, children’s playground, disabled access, food choices Standard, traditional, dinner options What to prepare: music, snacks, decorations, birthday party hats, balloons, cakes, coffee, sandwiches, hamburgers, veggie burgers, drinks, flowers, long tables People who will attend: friends, teachers, tutor, classmates, family members Price: included, excluded, extra cost transportation Listening situations: science and technology Types: Seawater purifying system, solar power, hydropower, timing system, ink printing, fashion design Equipment: container, water tank, sandglass, sunlight clock, water clock, fire clock, pigment, printing ink, plate, blanket, air pump Process: kill germs/bacteria Applications: domestic/family, hospital, schools, factory Advantages and disadvantages: cost, effective, fast, slow, time-saving, user- friendly
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