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					                          Skyline Vocabulary
The vocabulary has been organized by unit and topic. It is in alphabetical order
unless there is a natural order to the words – for example, numbers, months and
days of the week.

Skyline 2A

Unit 1
COUNTRIES AND OCCUPATIONS
China
France
India
U.S.A.

doctor
engineer
graphic designer

NATIONALITIES AND LANGUAGES
American – English
Brazilian – Portuguese
Chinese – Chinese
French – French
Peruvian – Spanish

INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL
birth certificate
citizen
Consulate
country
documents
Embassy
form
immigrants
immigration official
language
legally
neighbors
passport
requirements
residents
tourism
trade
visa


Unit 2
THE WORK PLACE
boss
cafeteria
colleague
computer
equipment
fax machine
furniture
office
photocopier
printer
supervision
telephone conferencing
work from home
work station
working hours

TOWNS AND CITIES
architecture
baseball stadium
crime
designer stores
green areas/parks
museum
pollution
population
public services
restaurant
river
Stock Exchange
theaters
tourist attraction

DESCRIBING PLACES
agricultural
beautiful
busy
commercial
fairly (+ adj.)
industrial
large
nice
quiet
residential
small
ugly
very (+ adj.)

STUDENT ACCOMODATION
apartment
campus
disadvantages
dormitory (dorm)
independence
rent
roommates
share
supervision

Unit 3
THE FAMILY
aunt
brother
children
cousin
daughter
father
grandfather
grandmother
grandparents
husband
mother
parents
sister
son
twins
uncle
wife
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTIONS
average height
blond
body type
curly
height
long
short
slim
straight
tall
wavy
weight

GIFTS AND CUSTOMS
boyfriend
bride
candy
card
Christmas
flowers
girlfriend
graduation
groom
handkerchief
present
wedding

PERSONALITY
attractive
calm
contented
creative
dependable
difficult
emotional
energetic
generous
honest
imaginative
intelligent
logical
professional
quiet
serious
sociable
studious


Unit 4
WORK
average
high school
resident doctor
shifts
working day

SPORTS AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES
café
cinema
football
golf
music
pub
radio
swimming
tennis
videos
walking

HOUSEWORK AND OFFICE WORK
attend
client
dishes
do the ironing
do the shopping
do the washing
e-mail
housekeeper
manager
meal
meeting
report
NATIONAL HOLIDAYS
celebrations
dance
fireworks displays
parade
party


Unit 5
DIRECTIONS
across from
at the end of the block
behind
between
blocks
go straight
halfway down the block
near
next to
on (street))
on the corner of
on your left
on your right
turn left
turn right

SPORT AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES
concert
disco
foreign
game
league
senior
stadium
theater
theater listing
ticket
tournament
PARTIES
beer
cards
cassette
dancing
dip
party
peanuts
potato chips
sandwiches
sodas
stereo
wine

BUSINESS
accessible
expansion
fast food
franchise
in a hurry
industry
quality control
staff
successful
top product
training
well-known


Unit 6
LIFE HISTORIES
(to be) born
childhood
education
effort
grow up
hobby
research

CRIME
bank notes
dynamite
escape
gang
headline
horseback
jail
jewelry
payroll
robbery
safe

HISTORY
assassinate
found
president
prime minister
revolution
space
war
Skyline 2B

Unit 7
SCHOOL
administrator
biology
captain
chemistry
classmate
coach
computing
geography
history
janitor
literature
math
physics
principal
report card
student
subject
teacher

APPLYING TO COLLEGES
applicant
application form
college
degree
faculty
interview
major
scholarship
tuition fee

CAREER PLANNING
accountant
actor
animal trainer
architecture
artist
automotive services
business owner
career
computer specialist
computing
construction
counselor
data processing
designer
doctor
education
engineer
farmer
freight transportation
home health care
job
lab technician
landscaper
law
lawyer
manager
musician
personnel services
public relations
salary
salesperson
sanitary services
scientist
social worker
teacher
technical training
veterinarian

Unit 8
TRANSPORT
airplane
automobile
carriage
cruise liner
passenger
range
ship
steamship
top speed
train
transatlantic
unrealiable

HOTELS AND VACATION DESTINATIONS
amusement park
attractive
cheap
clean
cold
comfortable
dirty
double room
facilities
famous
friendly
fun
gym
happy
heavy
historical
hot
hotel
important
indoor pool
old
outdoors
rides
single room
small
sports center
tennis court
tour
wonderful

EXPLORERS AND EXPLORATIONS
astronauts
fatigue
journey
launch
North Pole
South Pole
spacecraft / space ship
take off
undersea world


Unit 9
HEALTH
diet
family environment
fast food
fitness
health
heart attack
junk food
laughter
lifestyle
medical history
medicine
overweight
relaxation

SPORTS
aerobics
basketball
exercises
hiking
jogging
karate
riding
rugby
soccer
tae-kwon-do
team)
tennis
windsurfing

DENTAL HEALTH
breath
cavity
dentist
filling
floss
gums
mouthwash
teeth
tooth
toothbrush
toothpaste


Unit 10
LIFE EVENTS
art gallery
date
divorce
hang-gliding
hometown
isolated
marriage
ranking
teenage

AUTO RACING
championship
race car driver
race
beat
Grand Prix
Formula 1

FASHION
fashion designer
look
loose
patterned
plain
short
sleeve
tight
wide leg
Unit 11
CARNIVALS
carnival
crowds
ice hockey
Ice Palace
parades

SETTING UP A BUSINESS
development
employment
exploit
investment
manufacturing
medium-scale
multinational
pharmaceutical
research
small-scale
wages


Unit 12
STUDY, WORK, HOME, RELATIONSHIPS
apartment
bedroom
boss
boyfriend
class
colleague
course
dictionary
employ
engaged
friend
homework
house
housework
husband
job
kitchen
lesson
love
mail
married
neighbor
office
rent
salary
school
wife

WEEKEND BREAKS AND PLANS
musical
sports
top class
white water rafting

COMMUNICATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY
e-mail
mail
telegraph
telephone
radio
fiber-optic


CONNECTORS
so
because
however
but

				
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