Construction and Engineering

DRAFT drɑft

12 Nov 2019

noun

  • A draft is a piece of text, a formal suggestion or a drawing in its original state, often containing the main ideas and intentions but not the developed form.
Example Sentences: This is only a rough draft - the finished article will have pictures as well.
She asked me to check the (first) draft of her proposal.
 

DURABLE dʊərəbəl

06 Apr 2019

Adjective

  • lasting a long time without wear.
Example Sentence: Their range of kitchen products are durable but inexpensive.
 

BUILD UP bɪld ʌp

31 Dec 2018

Phrasal Verb

  • increase.
Example Sentence: There were big delays as traffic built up on the roads into the city.
 
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