This topic is about describing body and health vocabulary. Body parts are nouns while words to describe your health are adjectives. For example: He is very fit. You will also learn more words to describe the body.
Use these flashcards to learn the meaning of the terms for this unit. You can also practice the pronunciation by listening to the audio on each card.
Match the words to the pictures. Sound on (????) if you want to hear the pronunciation of the vocabulary terms.
|appointment||an agreement to meet with someone at a particular time|
|back||the rear part of the body|
|brain||the organ of the body in the head that controls functions, movements, sensations, and thoughts|
|clean||free from dirt, marks, etc|
|cold||a common illness that affects the nose, throat, and eyes and that usually causes coughing, sneezing, etc.|
|dentist||a person whose job is to care for people’s teeth|
|exercise||physical activity that is done in order to become stronger and healthier|
|fit||physically healthy and strong|
|health||the condition of being well or free from disease|
|heart||the organ in your chest that pumps blood|
|neck||the part of the body between the head and the shoulders|
|pharmacist||a person whose job is to prepare and sell the drugs and medicines that a doctor prescribes for patients|
|problem||something that is a source of trouble, worry, etc.|
|sick||affected with a disease or illness|
|stomach||the organ in your body where food goes|