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DEFINITIONS
UNIT 1
whole, total


(entire)
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A person who arrives, especially from another country, in a new place and claims the land in order to live on it and farm it.

(settler)
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to live in a place


(inhabit)
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few inhabitants, in a large area


(sparsely populated)
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another name for Australia


(down under)
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member of the race of dark-skinned people who were the first people to live in Australia

(Aborigine)
1A area
1A a particular part of a place, piece of land or country
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involving a lot of different but related parts; complicated

(complex)
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to invent something or bring something into existence; to grow

(develop)
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relationship between two or more things

(connection)
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the air, water and land in or on which people, animals and plants live

(environment)
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to live in an area or place


(populate)
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someone who is in prison because they are guilty of a crime

(convict (noun))
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to continue to live or exist, especially after coming close to dying or being destroyed or after being in a difficult or threatening situation

(survive)
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containing too many people or things

(overcrowded)
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not governed or ruled by another country:not taking help or money from other people

(independence)
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relating to science, or using the organized methods of science

(scientific)
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a long journey, especially by ship

(voyage)
the South Pacific
Söderhavet
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to ask for something of value because you think it belongs to you or because you think you have a right to it:

(claim)
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a type of prison, which is often in a place far away from other people

(penal colony)
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to be made of or formed from something

(consist of)
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a place where people go to live

(settlement)
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unimportant and not worth giving attention to:

(petty)
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to do something illegal or something that is considered wrong

(commit a crime)
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having little importance, influence or effect, especially when compared with other things of the same type
(minor)
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crime, illegal act

(offence)
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a person whose job is to clean inside chimneys, usually using a set of brushes with a very long handle
(chimney sweep)
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a type of hat that covers the ears and is tied under the chin, worn by babies or, especially in the past, by women
(bonnet)
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powder made from grain, especially wheat, used for making bread, cakes, pasta, pastry,
( flour)
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a dried black grape

(raisin)
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tobacco in the form of a powder for breathing into the nose
(snuff)
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a short sudden attack, usually by a small group of people; when people enter a place by force in order to steal from it
(raid)
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a long thin pale-green vegetable with dark green skin, usually eaten raw in salads
(cucumber)
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to pull or draw someone or something towards them, by the qualities they have, especially positive and admirable ones
(attract)
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usually or to a large degree


(mainly)
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being related to a particular person or group of people who lived in the past

(descent)
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extremely big

(vast)
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the industry or activity of removing substances such as coal or metal from the ground by digging
(mining)
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buying and selling; exchanging goods

(trade)
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a group of organizations, countries, regions, etc. that have joined together to form a larger organization or government
(federation)
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an organization of independent countries which in the past belonged to the British Empire and now still have friendly and practical connections with each other
(the Commonwealth)
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something that you want and plan to do

(intention)
fragile
easily damaged, broken or harmed
ecological
relating to ecology or the environment
cane
a tropical plant from whose tall thick stems sugar can be obtained
toad
a small brownish green animal, similar to a frog, which has big eyes and long back legs for swimming and jumping
beetle
an insect with a hard shell-like back
prove
to show that something is true; to show a particular result after a period of time
huge
extremely large
poisonous
very harmful substance and able to cause illness or death
threat
a suggestion that something unpleasant or violent will happen, especially if a particular action or order is not followed
snail
a small creature with a soft wet body and a round shell, that moves very slowly and often eats garden plants
fly
a small insect with two wings
cattle
large farm animals kept for their milk or meat; cows and bulls
tick
a very small creature like an insect which lives on and sucks the blood of other animals; can cause Lyme disease
wasp
a black and yellow flying insect which can sting you
unintentionally
not intentionally
disastrous
extremely bad or unsuccessful
native people
relating to the first people to live in an area
decline
to gradually become less, worse, or lower
tribe
group of people, often of related families, who live together, sharing the same language, culture and history, especially those who do not live in towns or cities
territory
land or sometimes sea, which is considered as belonging to or connected with a particular country or person:
referendum
a vote in which all the people in a country or an area are asked to give their opinion about or decide an important political or social question
living condition
levnadsvillkor
improve
to become/make/get better
govern
to rule a country
entire
whole, complete
inhabitant
a person that lives in a particular place
ethnic
of a national or racial group of people
diversity
when many different types of things or people are included in something
fence
a structure which divides two areas of land, similar to a wall but made of wood or wire and supported with posts