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1. definition

Bodybuilding is his hobby so he has a very firm tight body with lots of muscle definition.
Can you give me the definition of "dictionary"?
The word 'excessive competition' is frequently used in Japanese industry, but there is not a precise definition of the practice.
It's difficult to give an objective definition of terrorism, as it is practically different in every country.
A dictatorship means, by definition, one center of power.
To give a definition of word is more difficult than to give an illustration of its usage.
Some of the photographs lack definition.
We need a clear definition of the concept of human rights.
To what extent do you agree or disagree with this definition of success?
The definition of 'family' has changed over the years.
I have a new definition for this word.
For, in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery: but in fact, eleven men well armed will certainly subdue one single man in his shirt.
Note that we work with a slight generalization of the original definition.
The project’s definition of a ‘good’ deed is quite open.
No definition of poetry is adequate unless it be poetry itself.

2. answer

answer example
I'll give you our answer after we go into your proposal in greater detail.
I must think over the matter before giving my answer.
The defense lawyer was confident that he would be able to answer the prosecutor's arguments in his rebuttal.
He didn't answer the phone, so I sent him an email.
Can anybody else answer?
I contacted them the other day, but I was not able to get an answer.
Tom's answer surprised me.
Answer in English.
He has been regarded as Japan's answer to Picasso.
I need to know your answer by Friday.
A girl opened the door in answer to my knock.
Next time I see you, please give me your answer.
He was so confused that his answer did not make any sense.
Please answer either by nodding or shaking your head.

3. verb

Can you conjugate this verb?
If there was a verb called "to nache", "Nache!" would be the imperative form.
The trouble with "trouble" is that it's sometimes a verb, sometimes a noun, sometimes countable, sometimes not. Oh, well. Trouble troubles me little, and little troubles trouble me not at all.
Whenever the literary German dives into a sentence, that is the last you are going to see of him till he emerges on the other side of his Atlantic with his verb in his mouth.
The verb 'help' takes to-infinitives and bare infinitives but bare infinitives are said to be the most common in casual text; as also used in this example sentence.
This verb is somewhat similar to "to drink".
'Verb' refers to the predicate verb. Predicate verbs change their form depending on the subject and the time expressed.
Accordingly, besides noun declension patterns, there also existed a greater variety of verb conjugation patterns than in Modern English.
A word or phrase that describes an action (such as eat), an event (such as happen) or a state (such as exist). The words "run", "keep", and "feel" are all verbs.
In English there are eight main parts of speech: noun, verb, adjective, adverb, pronoun, preposition, conjunction and finally interjection.
My Japanese teacher used to use a song to help us remember verb conjugations. No one really sang along.
This sentence is in the present perfect. 'have' is not a verb, but an auxiliary verb.
The verb "to downdate" does not exist in the English lexicon, but let's go ahead and coin it anyway.
It's funny how German can take a verb, cut it in half, and spread it over a five-clause sentence.

4. foreword

I never read a foreword in books.
foreword /ˈfɔ: wɜ: d; US / noun [countable] a piece of writing at the beginning of a book that introduces the book and/or its author ▶ przedmowa słowo wstępne

English word "word"(foreword) occurs in sets:

word formation 21-24

5. order

Check your order.
His claim is that there is a close relation between birth order and personality.
Let's order the all-you-can-eat special.
No matter what you do, you must follow the correct order.
Sir, that CD is available only by special order.
If your prices are competitive, we will place a large order.
Prosecutors in court have to substantiate their claims in order to prove a suspect is guilty.
In order to make a phone call, I put my hand in my pocket and searched for a coin.
We will ship the product immediately after receiving your order.
Her sewing basket, dresser drawers and pantry shelves are all systematically arranged in apple-pie order.
They confirmed the importance of strengthening global precautions in order to prevent devastating losses.
Your initial order is subject to a special discount of 5%.
In preparation for painting a portrait, my friend takes many photographs in order to study the subject closely.
In order to get some information about Japanese economic problems, you'll find this book very useful.
After decades of civil war, order was restored.