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E

Enormous

Extremely large.

For example:

We saw an enormous python by the river.


Equipment

A set of tools, machines, specialised clothes etc. that you need to do a particular job.

For example: The electrician did not have the equipment to fix the fan.


Error

A mistake.

For Example: There was an error in the code.


Essential

Something that is useful and important.

For Example: Oxygen is essential for survival.


Establish

To build or set up something.

For Example: Tamarind Tree was established in 2010.


Evolve

To grow and change in size or nature over time.

For Example: Scientists believe that the birds have evolved from Dinosaurs.


Express

To say or let others know about one's thoughts.

For Example: I can express my thoughts better in my own language.


Extensive

Having or being a large amount.

For Example: Our school library has an extensive collection of books.


Extinct

Something which is no longer existing or (in the case of volcanoes) no longer active

For example:

The dinosaurs have become extinct.


F

Fahrenheit

A way of measuring temperature.

For Example: When our body temperature reaches 103 degree Fahrenheit, we have to apply ice/ water packs on the forehead.



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