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Introduces three hundred crucial phrases and note elements which are wanted for common interpreting comprehension in highschool and faculty.

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Submissive (suhb-MIS-iv) ADJECTIVE: Obedience without protest; compliant. sugar daddy (SHOOG-er DAD-ee) NOUN: An older, wealthy man who showers his young lover with gifts and financial compensation. suggestive (suhg-JES-tiv) ADJECTIVE: Something that implies at vulgarity but is not explicit. The young starlet knew exactly what she was doing when she chose to wear a dress with a SUGGESTIVE slit up the side to her meeting with the studio executives. suitor (SOO-ter) NOUN: A male with romantic intentions toward a woman, specifically with the end result of marriage.

Private parts (PRY-vit pahrts) NOUN: One’s external genital organs. proclivity (proh-KLIV-ih-tee) NOUN: An inclination or tendency. procreate (PROH-kree-ayt) VERB: Sexual relations for the purpose of reproduction. promiscuous (pruh-MIS-kyoo-uhs) ADJECTIVE: Engaged in a series of indiscriminate sexual relationships. prophylactic (proh-fuh-LAK-tik) NOUN: A condom or other device meant to prevent disease or conception during sex. prostitution (pros-ti-TOO-shuhn) NOUN: The act of exchanging sexual acts for money or other financial gain.

Lovemaking (LUHV-may-king) NOUN: Sexual intercourse. Sex is no longer just sex for the pair as their emotional involvement heightens the intimacy and turns it into LOVEMAKING. lover (LUHV-er) NOUN: One who engages in sexual intercourse with another. loverlike (LUHV-er) ADJECTIVE: Behavior that would be in the manner of a lover. lubricant (LOO-bri-kuhnt) NOUN: A substance or material that helps to reduce friction between two moving parts. lubricous (LOO-bri-kuhs) ADJECTIVE: Salacious or sexually exciting; slippery, as if something has been lubricated.

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