toefl_400_20_21.txt

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toefl_400_20_21.txt
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toefl 400 chapter 20&21
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  1. allocate
    to give out different amounts for different purposes
  2. commodity
    something that can be bought & sold
  3. decline
    to decrease in power or amount
  4. equity
    the value of someone's share in an investment
  5. inflation
    rising prices
  6. net
    the amount that remains after all costs have been subtracted
  7. per capita
    for each person
  8. regulate
    control according to a set of rules
  9. subsidy
    money given by an organization to support an activity
  10. tangible
    able to be seen
  11. accumulate
    to build up a large amount of something
  12. affluence
    wealth
  13. elite
    belonging to a special
  14. impoverish
    to make someone or something poor
  15. luxury
    extreme comfort that far exceeds one's needs
  16. nobility
    social prominent people w/ titles (King
  17. prestige
    honor & respect for being better than average
  18. privileged
    able to enjoy special advantages b/c of one's position
  19. prosper
    to do very well in business or personal life
  20. working class
    people w/ low-paying

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