Sorry there haven’t been any Daily Words for a while. I’ve been away on a working trip which went on a bit longer than I anticipated mostly because of the weather. You might have seen that we had heavy snow in Greece – that meant no boats so I got stuck on a neighbouring island (which was good fun in good company) but left you all without your Daily Words. Oh dear!
So here they are:
promote to contribute to the growth or prosperity of: to further
select v. ~ sb/sth choose sb/sth, esp as being the best or most suitable
sole n. flat sea-fish that is eaten as food
unique adj. being the only one of its type
version n. account of an event, etc from the point of view of one person
controversy n. ~ public discussion or argument, often rather angry, about sth which many people disagree with
decade n. period of ten years
detect v. discover or recognize that (sth) is present
distort v. pull or twist out of its usual shape
formula n. (chemistry ) set of symbols showing the elements that a substance is made of
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