Wordlist: Shopping basics - List 2

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look at
 
to study (something) visually; to observe or watch (something)
 
look for
 
to search for something that one doesn't have yet
 
buy
 
to obtain (something) in exchange for money or goods
 
pay
 
to give money in exchange for goods or services
 
spend
 
to consume by giving away money in exchange for service or goods
 
spend money on
 
 
waste
 
to squander money or resources uselessly
 
help
 
to provide assistance to (someone or something); to contribute in some way to
 
want
 
to wish for or desire something that one doesn't have yet
 
like
 
to be pleased by someone or something; to prefer and maintain an action as a regular habit or activity
 
would like
 
 
list
 
a register or roll of paper consisting of an enumeration or compilation of a set of possible items
 
shopping list
 
a piece of paper which lists the things one needs to buy
 
choose
 
to pick something from a wider range of possibilities
 
 
  • look at
    • look at(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to study (something) visually; to observe or watch (something)
    • Example:
      • She looked at him as if she had never seen him before.
      • Synonym(s):
        have a look at
  • look for
    • look for(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to search for something that one doesn't have yet
    • Example:
      • He spent his life looking for the truth.
    • buy, bought, bought[baɪ](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to obtain (something) in exchange for money or goods
    • Example:
      • They want to buy a new car.
      • Synonym(s):
        purchase
  • pay
    • pay[peɪ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to give money in exchange for goods or services
    • Example:
      • He paid him to clean the place up.
    • spend, spent, spent[spɛnd](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to consume by giving away money in exchange for service or goods
    • Example:
      • He spent a lot of money on his new car!
    • spend money on(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • She spent too much money on new shoes.
    • waste[weɪst](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to squander money or resources uselessly
    • Example:
      • We wasted millions of dollars and several years on that project.
      • Homophone(s):
        waist
  • help
    • help[hɛlp](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to provide assistance to (someone or something); to contribute in some way to
    • Example:
      • She was struggling with the groceries, so I offered to help.
      • Synonym(s):
        aid, assist, come to someone's aid, help out
  • want
    • want[wɒnt](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to wish for or desire something that one doesn't have yet
    • Example:
      • What do you want to eat?
      • Synonym(s):
        desire, wish for, would like
  • like
    • like[laɪk](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to be pleased by someone or something; to prefer and maintain an action as a regular habit or activity
    • Example:
      • I like hamburgers.
      • Antonym(s):
        dislike, hate
    • would like(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • I would like a cup of tea, please.
  • list
    • list, lists[lɪst](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a register or roll of paper consisting of an enumeration or compilation of a set of possible items
    • Example:
      • All the things you need to buy are on the list.
  • shopping list
    • shopping list, shopping lists(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a piece of paper which lists the things one needs to buy
    • Example:
      • Did you write a shopping list?
  • choose
    • choose, chose, chosen[tʃuːz](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to pick something from a wider range of possibilities
    • Example:
      • I chose a nice, ripe apple from the bowl.
 

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        choose
        choose
        list
        list
        look at
        look at something
        shopping list
        shopping list
        look for
        look for something
        help
        help
        like
        like
        pay
        pay
        want
        want
         
         
         

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        would like
        waste
        to squander money or resources uselessly
        pay
        to give money in exchange for goods or services
        buy
        to obtain (something) in exchange for money or goods
        spend
        to consume by giving away money in exchange for service or goods
        list
        a register or roll of paper consisting of an enumeration or compilation of a set of possible items
        choose
        to pick something from a wider range of possibilities
        help
        to provide assistance to (someone or something); to contribute in some way to
        like
        to be pleased by someone or something; to prefer and maintain an action as a regular habit or activity
        look for
        to search for something that one doesn't have yet
        shopping list
        a piece of paper which lists the things one needs to buy
        spend money on
        look at
        to study (something) visually; to observe or watch (something)
        want
        to wish for or desire something that one doesn't have yet
         
         
         

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        look at something
        to study (something) visually; to observe or watch (something)
        shopping list
        a piece of paper which lists the things one needs to buy
        like
        to be pleased by someone or something; to prefer and maintain an action as a regular habit or activity
        list
        a register or roll of paper consisting of an enumeration or compilation of a set of possible items
        pay
        to give money in exchange for goods or services
        choose
        to pick something from a wider range of possibilities
        help
        to provide assistance to (someone or something); to contribute in some way to
        look for something
        to search for something that one doesn't have yet
        want
        to wish for or desire something that one doesn't have yet
         
         
         
         

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