(1971– ) a U.S. professional bicycle racer who won an important long race in France seven times, between 1999 and 2005, after being treated for cancer. In 2013, he admitted he had cheated by taking drugs.
(1930– ) an American astronaut who was the first man to step onto the Moon, in 1969. As he did so, he said, ‘That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind'.
(1930–2012) a U.S.astronaut who was the first man to step onto the Moon, in 1969
(1900–1971) a U.S.jazz musician and singer, who played the trumpet
(1900–71) a US jazz musician, band leader, and singer, who played the trumpet and was also known as ‘Satchmo'. He is considered to be one of the most important jazz musicians ever, and his low rough singing voice is easy to recognize. He also appeared in many films.
(1839–76) a US soldier who first became famous in the American Civil War. He was killed, with all the men he was in command of, by Native Americans from the Sioux tribe led by Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull, in the Battle of the Little Bighorn. This battle is also known as Custer's Last Stand.
relating to business and the buying and selling of goods and services
relating to business and to the buying and selling of goods and services
too concerned with making money
The holiday resort has become too commercialized.
considering whether a business or product is making a profit
a commercially successful rock band
an advertisement on television or radio
relating to buying and selling
the principle or practice of being concerned only with making money from buying and selling goods, rather than with their quality or with what effect this has on society
a soap powder commercial
a type of strong plastic
The tablecloth is made of vinyl.
a flat square piece of baked clay or other material, used for covering walls, floors etc
a set of tiles used to cover a roof, floor, etc.
a thin square piece of a hard material that is used for covering roofs, walls, or floors
a flat square piece of baked clay or other material, used for covering walls, floors, etc.
plat steen, gebruik om dakke/vloere/mure te bedek
Dad is fixing some new tiles in the bathroom.
covered with tiles
to cover a roof, floor etc with tiles