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accompany
act
adapt
advise
affix
alter, change
analyse
answer queries
arrange
ask, tell
assemble
assign
assist
bake
balance wheels
bandage
baste, toss
bathe
bend
bicycle, moped
bind
blow
blow-dry
book
bore
brake, steer
breed
broadcast / radio
brush
budget
build
build casts
buy
buy in / buy stocks
calculate
calm
care for
carry
change nappies
charge
charge, direct
check
chisel
choose
clean
clear the table
climb
coat (re-coat)
coiffure, do a p’s hair
collect
comfort
compare
compile, arrange, put into order
concrete, put on
connect
contact
control
convince
cook
coordinate
copy
cordon off
correct
cover
create
cultivate
cut
dance
decide
decipher
decorate
deep-freeze
delegate
deliver
demolish, extend the building, build on
describe
design, lay out
detect mistakes, troubleshoot
determine routes
develop
diagnose
disassemble/dismantle
discuss
distribute
divide
do gymnastics
document
draught / sketch
draw
drill
drive
duplicate
edit
emboss
empty
encode
encourage
enlarge
envision future trends
etch, engrave
evade
evaluate
examine
exchange
expand
explain
expose
feed
fell
fertilise (earth)
file
fill
film
finish
fire
fit, tailor, adapt
fix faults
fly
follow orders
forge
form
formulate
frame
fry
further
garnish
go on horseback
go on trips, travel
graft
hammer
harden / temper
harvest
heat
help
hire
illuminate
imagine
inform
initiate
inject / spray
install
instruct
insulate
interpret
interview
iron
join
keep contact with air traffic control
keep up to date
knead
label
lard
lay bricks
lay the foundations
lay the table
lead
learn
lift
listen to
load
look after
look up
magnify
maintain
make documents
make peace, act as agent, mediate
make the beds
make up
marinate
massage
measure
mediate
memorize
mend
microscope, use a
milk
mill, lathe
mix
monitor
mould
mount
move
move earth
move, transfer, relocate
mow
muck out
nail
navigate
negotiate
nurse
observe
operate
optimise
order
organise
oversee
package
paint
panel-beating
peace, keep the
petrol
phone
photograph
plan
plane, carve
plant
plaster, coat
play
plough
polish
pose
practice
praise
prepare, make ready
present
press
print
process information
programme
provide access
provide web space
put into order
put over
quality, control the
question
quilt, stitch
rabbet (a joint)
radio
read
recommend
refuse
regulate
rehearse
relocate
repair
replace, substitute
report
research
reserve
restore
retrieve
revise
rig up, paste together
rivet
roll, coat
saddle
saw
scan
scatter
schedule
screw
search for
select
sell
send
separate
serve
service, maintain
set up
sew
shape, form
sharpen
show
sign
sing
smile
smooth
solder
solve problems
soothe
sort
sow
spatulate
speak
spice
spray, paint
sprinkle
stain
stamp, punch
stand in
steer
sterilise
stick , to glue
stick, to glue
stir
store
supervise
swim
tack
take apart
teach, train, educate
teach, train, educateh
tell
tend, look after
test
thatch
tidy up
tighten
tile
tint , dye
to make arrangements
to turn (on a lathe)
train, educate
transfer
translate
transport
travel
treat
try on
unload
update
upholster
varnish, lacquer
visit
wait
wallpaper
wash
water
water, to irrigate
weed
weigh
welcome
weld
wire
wrap
write
X-ray
abstracting, capable of
accurate
adaptable
agile
alert
allergy-free
animal-loving
artistically inclined
beauty, sense for
biology, interested in
body and its functions, interested in the
business-minded
careful
caring
changing workplaces, do not mind
charming
chemistry, interested in
child-loving
children, pleasure in
client-orientated
colours, good in differentiating colours
communicating well
complex tasks, pleasure in
composed, balanced
computer science, interested in
concentrate, able to
contact with other people, enjoying
cooking, likes
creative, feeling for
critically, able to think
customer-minded
danger, aware of
decisive
dependable
details, good at seeing and dealing with
disciplined
discreet
drawing, gifted in
electronics, interested in
electrotechnics, interested in
empathetic
enduring
environment-conscious
experimentation, pleasure in
eyesight, good
fashion-conscious
fit
flexible
foreign languages, fluent in
foreign languages, knowledge of
friendly with clients, customers
goal-orientated
handicrafts, skilled in
head for heights, good
healthy
hearing, good of
hygiene-conscious
imaginative
improvising, good at
initiative, good at seizing the
irregular hours, willing to work
leading, good at
learn, keen to
literature, interested in
logical thinking, capable of
mathematics, interested in
medicine, interested in
memory, good
music, good ear for
musical abilities, having
nature-loving
neatness
nimble-fingered
numbers, good at
nutrition, interested in
observant
open-minded
organised
organising, good at
outdoors, love of being
panic, not apt to
patient
people, good at dealing with
persistent
physics, interested in
polite
practical things, skilled at
precise
problem-orientated
punctual
quality-conscious
quick
quick working
reactions, having quick
reliable
resilient
responsible
robust, sturdy constitution
safety-minded
science, interested in
security-minded
self-assured
service-orientated
shapes and forms, feeling for
shifts, willing to work
skilful, dexterous
strong
strong character
tactful
teaching, pleasure in
teamwork, good at
technical drawing by hand and
technical understanding
technically gifted
three dimensions, able to think in
three-dimensions, able to think in
tidy
time-conscious
tolerant
travelling, fond of
understanding
voice, agreeable
weather, undeterred by bad
well-groomed
with computer, pleasure in
accesses
accessories
addresses
adhesives, glues
adults
aeroplane
aggregates
air conditioning installations
animal feeds
animals
apparatus parts
apparatus, appliance
apparatus, appliances
appointments
apron
arrangements
articles
asphalt
audio / video appliances
audio/video appliances
axe
baggage
baking utensils
baking ware
bandaging material
barrels
barriers, cordons
beams
beer
bicycle
bikes
bills of lading
birds
bitumen
blankets
blue prints
boards
body fluids
books
bottles
bouquets
bricks
bridges
brochures
brushes
budgets
buildings
buttons, lacs, zips
cables
calorie table
camera
car spare parts / assessories
cardboard
carpets
cars
cases
castings
catalogues
CDs
ceilings
ceramics
chauffeur
checks
chemicals
children
cityquide
cleaning materials
cleaning utensils
cleaver
clients
clothes
cloths
colleagues
colours
complaints
compost
computer accessories
computers
concepts
concrete
concrete elements
conduits, mains, ducts, lines
conferences
contact lenses
containers
controls, steering
cooking stoves
cooking utensils
copybooks
cork
cosmetics
cost estimates
cots
countryside
course text books
cranes
credit cards
crockery
crop sprays
currycombs
customers
cutlery
cutting pattern
damage control
data media
databases
dates
deadline plans
deadlines
deliverers
dentures
deposits
development
diagnoses
discussions
disinfectants
documentation
documents
doors
drafts
drawing utensils
drawings
drinks
dyes
e-mail service
earth
eggs
electricity
engines
environment
equipment, apparatus
established procedures, throughput
evaluations
events
executives
experinments
facades
faults
fax machines
fees
fertiliser
files
filing cabinet, in-tray
filling material (Polyfilla)
films
finishing machines
firewall
fittings, instruments
flame
flats
flight attendants
flights
floor covering
floor tiles
flour
flowers
fog
fonts
food
fork-lift
forms
fruit
furniture
furniture / institution
garbage
gas
glass
glass houses
glasses
glazings / enamellings
gold
goods
grain
gravel
groceries
hair
hair blow-dryer
handicrafs material
handicrafts material
hardware
hatchet
heat
heating installations
heels
horses
hoses
household management
housing (in apparatus)
illustrations
images
information
ink
inserts
insoles
instructions
instrument panel
instruments
insulation materials
interfacing
Internet
interviews
invoices
ironing equipments
irrigation plants
jewellery
jewels
jobs
journals
lamps
laths
laundry
laws / law books
leaflets
leather
leatherware
letters
light
lists
loading schedules
lorries
machines
mail
manuals
maps
marble
marzipan
material
meals
measuring instruments
meat and meat products
media
medicine
meetings
metals
microphone
microphones
microscope
milk
milk products
minutes
models
money
mortar, stucco
motorcycles
motors
multimedia
music
musical instruments
networks
newspapers
offers
ointments
operating instructions
orders
ornamental plaster work, stucco
overalls
oxygen
oxygen masks
packaging
painting equipment
paper
parcels
partition walls
passengers
patients
pattern
people
petrol
petrol tanks
photo / video apparatur
photo/video apparatur
photocopier (Xerox)
photographers
photos
pigments, colouring materials, paints
pillows
pipes
pitchfork
plans
plants
plaster of Paris
plastics
plate
policies
pots
PR materials
prefabricated parts
prescriptions
presentations
print-media
printing forms
printing machines
problems
processes
processing machines
processors
product samples
production plants
production regulations
profiles
programmes
prospectus
pumps
queries
radar systems
radio
raffia
rails
receipts
recipes
reference books
refuse
regulations
reinforcements
remedies
reports
reservations
roofs
rubber
saddlery
safety devices
sand
sanitation facilities
sausage, sorts of
scales
scanners
security systems
seeds
sewing machines
sewing materials
sewing utensils
shafts
shoes
shrubs
signalisation
slats
software
solar energy installations
soles
soundtracks
spare parts
spatulas
special tools
speeches
spice
spirit level
sports people
sportswear and sports equipment
sportswear and sports equipment
staff
stage
stairs
statistics
stencils, templates
stones
stoves
supplies
sweets
switches
synthetics
syringes
systems
T-square
tail lift (lorries)
taxes
technical drawings
teeth
telecommunication
telephones
temperature
tenders
terrorists
test organisms
textiles
texts
thickness
tickets
tile
timetables
tinting means
tools
tournaments
toys
traffic
traffic signs
transfer
transport
transport vehicles
trays
treatment plan
trees
trials
trolley
TV
twine
updates
upholstery materials
varnishes
vegetables
vehicles
ventilation systems
wages
wallpapers
watches, clocks
water
water pressure
weather
weaving loom
web space
website
windows
wines
wires
wood
wreaths
X-rays
yeast
youth
aerobics
animal-films
animal-watching
aquarium
badminton
ballet
basketball
batik
biking
billiards
bird-watching
body-building
bowling
boxing
bungee-jumping
card games
card-games
chess
cinema-going
climbing
collecting stamps
company-loving
concerts
conjuring
cooking
crosswords
cycling
dancing
decorating
delta-flying
dressing up / fancy dress
enamelling
exhibitions
filming
fish-keeping
fishing
flower arranging (ikebana)
flying
flying, powered
football
fretwork
games
gardening
glass-painting
gliding
golf
guitar-playing
gymnastics, callisthenics ??
handball
handicraft working
hanggliding
hiking
horse riding
horticulture
ice hockey
ikebana
individual sports
jogging
judo
juggling
knitting
macramé
marathon-running
meditation
model building
model-plane flying
mosaic (jigsaw-puzzles)
motor boat
motor-biking
motorbiking
mountain climbing
mountain-biking
music-making
music, listening to
painting
parachuting
parties
party games (monopoly etc.)
party going
patchwork-quilting
pet-keeping
pets
photographing
piano-playing
pin-tables
polo
porcelain painting
pottery
puzzles, riddles, crosswords
quilt-making
reading
repairing
rigging, bricbrac
roller-blading
rowing
sailing
sewing
shopping
silk painting
singing
skateboarding
skiing
snow boarding
snowboarding
soap-box derbying
stamp collecting
stamp-collecting
surfing
survival trekking
swimming
table tennis
tai chi
team sport
team sports
tennis
theatre going
travelling
violin-playing
volleyball
wall-climbing
waterskiing
weaving
weight training / working out
weight training/working out
wildwater-rafting
window-shopping
yoga
agency
air
airplane
airport
animal shelter/home
archive
asylum-seeker’s centre
bakery
bank
bar
big firm / company
big firm/company
boutique
brewery
building
business
business, retail
business, wholesale
canteen
car
castle
catering company
children’s home
children’s village
circus
city
cockpit
community centre
concert hall
concerts
conference/congress hall
construction site
country roads
countryside
crossings
day care centre
department store
driving school
exhibitions, galleries
factory
farm
fashion fairs
fashion show
fields
filling stations
film festival
film studio
fitness-centre
flat
forest
foundry
garages
garden shop/nursery
glasshouse
golf court
handicapped people’s home
harbour
health-cure clinic/convalescent home
holiday club
homeless shelter
hospital
hotel
inauguries
insurance company
kindergarten
kitchen
laboratory
library
market
monuments
motorway
mountains
museum
newspaper, journal
nursing home
office
office in authorities
old people’s home
opera house
outdoors
outdoors and indoors
park
parking
parliament
party meeting
pharmacy
playground
police station
post office
practice
print shop
production hall
pub
public events
publishing house
radio broadcasting building
railway
refugee-camp
refuse dump / landfill
rehabilitation-centre
restaurant
riding stables
roads
sanatorium
school
sea
ship
shops/shopping centre/supermarket
sports centre
stable
stage
station
stores (US), warehouse (UK, building), stores (in a factory)
streets
studio, atelier
television company
theatre
trade fair
traffic
train/station, railway
travel agency
tunnel
university
van
various sites
warehouse
wood
workshop
youth centre
youth home
zoo
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