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Vocabulary

  • ambitious = here: you want to be successful in doing something that is hard to do

  • associated = connected

  • attempt = try

  • barrier = limit

  • base = here: where something starts

  • bid = attempt, try

  • champion = the best in the world

  • condition = the state that something is in

  • cutting-edge = an advantage over other people or things

  • desire = a strong hope or wish

  • discovery = things that you find out for the first time

  • environment = the world around us

  • extraordinary = unusual, very special

  • gap = here: task

  • history is against something = here: in the past, such things did not happen so quickly

  • humidity = the amount of water that is in the air

  • hurdle = problem or difficulty you must deal with

  • iconic = here: a famous and well-known place

  • incredible = hard to believe

  • mark = time

  • milestone = an important event in a special area

  • nutrition = getting or giving someone the right kind of food

  • offer = give

  • race track = track on which cars drive very quickly

  • take off = here: to be faster than

  • turn of the century = the year 2000

  • unbeatable = here: a time that you cannot beat

  • uplifted = very happy and hopeful

  • venue = where an event takes place

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