2.51.1: Year 2 American English Lessons with Maestro Sersea

Directions: Review and translate the following terms we covered the past few weeks.

Some Organs of the Body
breast – produces mothers’ milk to feed a baby
heart – pumps blood through the body
intestines – tubes through which food passes after it is broken down in the stomach; a part of the intestines also removes solid wastes from the body
kidneys – clean liquid wastes from the body
liver – makes some proteins and enzymes; removes poisons from the blood
lungs – take in and expel air from the body
prostate – a part of the male reproductive system
stomach – breaks down food for the body to use
uterus – a part of the female reproductive system where a fetus develops

Computer Terms
blog – n. short term for Web log, a personal Web site where people write about whatever they want
database – n. information gathered and stored in a computer in a systematic way so computers can search it
e-mail – n. electronic mail that is sent over a computer system or wireless telephone network
hardware – n. the physical equipment of a computer or a device that is connected to a computer
mouse – n. a small hand-held device used to control a computer
network – n. a group of computers or other devices, such as telephones, connected by telecommunications links
processor – n. the brain of a computer which carries out software instructions that operate the hardware of the
computer and devices attached to it. Also called a CPU or chip.

server – n. a powerful computer that serves a network of computers and processes their requests
software – n. electronic instructions given to computers and devices connected to them
World Wide Web – n. part of the Internet that can be easily searched using software called a browser

Business Terms
account – n. a record of financial dealings. For example, a bank account is a record of how much money a person or
company has in a bank
bond – n. an agreement to pay interest on a loan, generally for a period of years, until the loan is repaid. A bond can be
bought or sold.
capital – n. money or property used to create more wealth contract – n. a legal agreement between people or groups to do, provide or trade something
corporation – n. a business that is organized as a legal company separate from its owners and workers
dividend – n. part of a company’s earnings that is given to shareholders. Not all stocks pay dividends.
index – n. a way of measuring the value of a group of securities. For example, a stock index measures the value of a
group of stocks.

security – n. evidence of ownership that has financial value such as a stock or bond. Security can also mean a financial
contract that has value.
stock – n. a share in ownership of a company. The stock of public companies is traded on
stock exchanges.

3 thoughts on “2.51.1: Year 2 American English Lessons with Maestro Sersea

  1. Lesson 2.51.1 Year 2
    Revision of terms, we covered the past few weeks.
    We need to practice and revise regularly in order to become skilled at it. I found ” business terms ” quite difficult to remember.

  2. Dear teacher,
    I had learnt 3 main parts of this lesson such as
    Some organs of body, computer term, and business term. In each main point there were many vital words with clear explanations. It is not difficult to understand those vocabularies because of I used to study in past videos lesson you sent to me. It can remind and help make to remember what I had learnt.
    Thank you.

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