Words starting with U

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Based on the concept of “learning English and practicing typing at the same time," we chose VOA English words as the material for typing practice.

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List of VOA English words “U"

under prep. below; below the surface of; less than; as called for by a law, agreement or system (“The river flows under the bridge.” “Such action is not permitted under the law.”)
understand v. to know what is meant; to have knowledge of
unite v. to join together
universe n. all of space, including planets and stars
university n. a place of education that usually includes several colleges and research organizations
unless conj. except if it happens; on condition that (“I will not go, unless the rain stops.”)
until conj. up to a time; before
up ad. to, in or at a higher position or value
urge v. to advise strongly; to make a great effort to get someone to do something
urgent ad. needing an immediate decision or action
use v. to employ for a purpose; to put into action
usual ad. as is normal or common; as is most often done, seen or heard
n. (noun) a name word
v. (verb) an action word
ad. (adjective/adverb) a describing word
prep. (preposition) a word used to show a relatio
pro. (pronoun) a word used in place of a noun
conj. (conjunction) a joining word

Quote:VOA Special English WordBook