Wordlist: Shopping basics - List 4

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offer
 
a proposal that has been made
 
offer
 
to propose or express one's willingness to do something; to present something to be either accepted or turned down
 
special offer
 
an offer that is hard to turn down because it is often cheaper than usual
 
wide
 
having a large physical extent from side to side
 
wide range of
 
 
shop assistant
 
an employee in a shop
 
serve
 
to do a service for somebody; to labour on behalf of; to exert one's self continuously or statedly for the benefit of somebody else
 
cash desk
 
a place in a restaurant, bar, or shop etc, typically containing a cash register, where a customer can pay the bill
 
cashier
 
a person who works at a cash desk and receives payments
 
wrapping
 
the material in which something is wrapped
 
wrap
 
to enclose an object completely in any flexible, thin material such as fabric or paper
 
unwrap
 
to open or undo, as what is wrapped or folded
 
self-service
 
in a restaurant or shop when the customer has to serve himself without there being an assistant
 
 
    • offer, offers[ˈɒfə(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a proposal that has been made
    • Example:
      • His offer was $3.50 per share.
    • offer[ˈɒfə(r)](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to propose or express one's willingness to do something; to present something to be either accepted or turned down
    • Example:
      • She offered to help with her homework.
  • special offer
    • special offer, special offers(noun)
    • Definition:
      • an offer that is hard to turn down because it is often cheaper than usual
    • Example:
      • The pair of pants for 10 dollars was a special offer.
  • wide
    • wide[waɪd](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • having a large physical extent from side to side
    • Example:
      • We walked down a wide corridor.
      • Antonym(s):
        narrow
  • wide range of
    • wide range of(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • The store offers a wide range of shoes.
      • Synonym(s):
        wide variety of, wide selection of
  • shop assistant
    • shop assistant, shop assistants(noun)
    • Definition:
      • an employee in a shop
    • Example:
      • I am looking for the shop assistant because I can't find any soap.
      • Synonym(s):
        clerk (AE), salesman, saleswoman, salesperson
  • serve
    • serve[səːv](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to do a service for somebody; to labour on behalf of; to exert one's self continuously or statedly for the benefit of somebody else
    • Example:
      • The shop assistant serves customers in the shop.
  • cash desk
    • cash desk, cash desks(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a place in a restaurant, bar, or shop etc, typically containing a cash register, where a customer can pay the bill
    • Example:
      • Please pay at the cash desk.
      • Synonym(s):
        check out, register (AE)
  • cashier
    • cashier, cashiers(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person who works at a cash desk and receives payments
    • Example:
      • I work as a cashier to finance my studies.
  • wrapping
    • wrapping, wrappings['ræpɪŋ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the material in which something is wrapped
    • Example:
      • The child couldn't wait to undo the wrapping.
  • wrap
    • wrap[ræp](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to enclose an object completely in any flexible, thin material such as fabric or paper
    • Example:
      • She had wrapped the present nicely.
      • Antonym(s):
        unwrap
  • unwrap
    • unwrap[ʌnˈræp](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to open or undo, as what is wrapped or folded
    • Example:
      • She impatiently unwrapped all her presents.
  • self-service
    • self-service(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • in a restaurant or shop when the customer has to serve himself without there being an assistant
    • Example:
      • There is a self-service grocery store in the city.
 

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        cashier
        a person who works at a cash desk and receives payments
        serve
        to do a service for somebody; to labour on behalf of; to exert one's self continuously or statedly for the benefit of somebody else
        wrapping
        the material in which something is wrapped
        self-service
        in a restaurant or shop when the customer has to serve himself without there being an assistant
        wrap
        to enclose an object completely in any flexible, thin material such as fabric or paper
        unwrap
        to open or undo, as what is wrapped or folded
        offer
        to propose or express one's willingness to do something; to present something to be either accepted or turned down
        wide
        having a large physical extent from side to side
        cash desk
        a place in a restaurant, bar, or shop etc, typically containing a cash register, where a customer can pay the bill
        offer
        a proposal that has been made
        special offer
        an offer that is hard to turn down because it is often cheaper than usual
        shop assistant
        an employee in a shop
        wide range of
         
         
         

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        cash-desk
        a place in a restaurant, bar, or shop etc, typically containing a cash register, where a customer can pay the bill
        wide range of
        cashier
        a person who works at a cash desk and receives payments
        serve
        to do a service for somebody; to labour on behalf of; to exert one's self continuously or statedly for the benefit of somebody else
        shop assistant
        an employee in a shop
        wrapping
        the material in which something is wrapped
        self-service
        in a restaurant or shop when the customer has to serve himself without there being an assistant
        special offer
        an offer that is hard to turn down because it is often cheaper than usual
        wide
        having a large physical extent from side to side
        unwrap
        to open or undo, as what is wrapped or folded
        wrap
        to enclose an object completely in any flexible, thin material such as fabric or paper
         
         
         
         

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