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loss of biodiversity: when an area has fewer species than it used to.

water shortages: when there is not enough water for normal use

greenhouse effect: (with the) The process by which a planet is warmed by its atmosphere. (Do not confuse with global warming.)

enviromental: having to do with relationships in nature

extent: A range of values or locations.

carbon emission: gas released by burning carbon fuel

global warming: A sustained increase in the average temperature of the earth, sufficient to cause climate change.

climate change: Changes in the Earth's climate, especially those produced by global warming.

concerned: Simple past tense and past participle of concern.

most: The greatest amount.

increasing: Present participle of increase.

dishes: Plural form of dish.

bother: To annoy, to disturb, to irritate.

trash: Useless things to be discarded

besides: in addition to

summer: One of four seasons, traditionally the second, marked by the longest and typically hottest days of the year due to the inclination of the Earth and thermal lag. Typically regarded as being from June 21 to September 20 in parts of the USA, and the months o

trouble: A distressful or dangerous situation.

enough: sufficiently

glass: A solid, transparent substance made by melting sand with a mixture of soda, potash and lime.

bin: A container used for storage.

kitchen: A room or area for preparing food.

chicken: The meat from this bird eaten as food.

cupboards: Plural form of cupboard.

jar: A small, approximately cylindrical container for food, normally made of glass or clay.

empty: devoid of content

fuel: Substance consumed to provide energy through combustion, chemical or nuclear reaction.

mean: To convey, signify, or indicate.

bulb: A light bulb

appliance: An implement, an instrument or apparatus designed (or at least used) as a means to a specific end (often specified).

degree: An individual step, or stage, in any process or scale of values. [from 13th c.]

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