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appliance
An --------------- is a piece of equipment or machine that does a particular job in your home, for example a vacuum cleaner or a washing machine.
access
If you gain ------------- to a building or other place, you succeed in getting into it; a formal use
rental
------------------ means connected with the renting out of goods


unfurnished
If you rent an ---------------- suite or house, no furniture is provided by the owner


majority
The ------------------ of people or things in a group is more than half of them.

references
If someone gives you a --------------- when you are applying for a job, they write a letter describing your character and abilities

renovated
If someone ----------- an old building or machine, they repair it and get it back into good condition

route
----------------- is a way from one place to another


slightly
only a little
balcony
A-------------is a area on the outside of a building with a wall or railing around it

suite
a------- is a set of rooms in a hotel or an apartment
secondary school
a school between elementary and colege, in Alberta, (Senior) High and Junior High
famine
-------------- is a serious shortage of food in a country, which may cause many deaths
crop
-------- are plants such as wheat and potatoes that are -grown in large quantities for food. The plants that are collected at harvest time are referred to as a-----
required
If you are ------------- to do something, you have to do it, for example because of a rule or law

sweetener
a---- is an artificial substance that can be used instead of sugar
mortgage
----------- is a loan of money which you get from a bank or building society in order to buy a house

boil
When a hot liquid ------------ or when you ------------ it, bubbles appear in it and it starts to change into steam
origins
When you talk about a person's ------------- or -------------s, you are referring to the country, race, or social class of their parents or ancestors.
patio
A --------------- is an area of paving close to a house, where people can sit in chairs


include
If you----------------- one thing in another, you make it part of the second thing
tenant
----------------- is someone who pays rent for the place they live in, or for land or buildings that they use

drought
A ____________ is a long period of time during which no rain falls