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I pron mi, mo

ice n ynyn, omi dd

ice cream n wr dd aldn

iceberg n ynyn rbt nsl kun ynyn rml onb rr

icicle n ynyn tr

icy adj t tut jj olmi ddllyylnf

idea n riy in

ideal n pr allgb

identical adj bmubkan gg

identification n dmm dmmork

identify v dmm djsms

identity n ork

idiom n s r

idiot n/f aiwrmgapd

idiot n/m aiwrmgapd

idiotic adj t hw aiwrbi ti mg

idle adj li

idol n rer

idolize v ksdr

if conj bb bbep

igloo n il roboto onynyn ti wn skm il roboto

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ignite v tinbkn

ignition n tinbkkn

ignorance n mlyepe

ignorant adj lmyelmpe

ignore v patfojfdfojparksfiys

ill adj (sick) sn

illegal adj ld s fintsfinbfinmu

illegitimate adj n t, m l

illiterate adj almwalkwk

illness n snmdirnknrnleratt

illogical adj allrgnllgbn ronlnyellrfaramra

illuminate v tn mle lfi ye y

illumination n mltnye

illusion n ntnrj

illustration n (book)wrn jw fihn wrn ally wrn pr

image n wrner

imaginary adj t a foj in wfojrn ti rr

imagination n oj-inry

imaginative adj foj-in-w

imagine v foj in w, r gbr

imbalance n pdgba

imitate v tle farawfarawsnj

imitation n farawpr snjwta

immaculate adj llbwnllldgnllgnllbkmm k

immaterial adj lnlrt tntbnt

immature adj pngbgbn

immaturity n w gbnw mdeb md

immediate adj ljkannlgnn k

immediately adv nsisy lskann gbr wrwr kyky

immense adj lnwnlnyettbinl

immerse v t bomi

immersion n tbomitrbomi

immigrant n/f alslmirnnit fi lu r sl l gb l mrn

immigrant n/m alslmirnnit fi lu r sl l gb l mrn

immigration n l s l mrn

imminent adj lwu lrsnm ts

immoral adj gbrlnw rerejm w tt

immortal adj lkt k l k

immortality n kdbj

immune adj lnfnn dsn tsl

immunity n (health)nfndsl leradsl ttkrn

impact n (effect)agbrakkn

impact n (hit) wl

impair v bjfshn

impartial adj lttlgbln ojaj n

impassable adj le l kj

impatience n nsrknjfarabal

impatient adj lnsrnknjlfarabal

imperial adj ti jbati ba

imperialism n jba algdjba n tiptipjra fagbrae

impersonal adj mlrafrslffe dnf

implement v em l

imply v w lsf y

impolite adj lmyelynislmln w rere

import n tum ptktum abnwj kr

import v m lti kr w l

importance n ohun ptklr

important adj ptktbilr

importer n/f onw t nm j kr w l

importer n/m onw t nm j kr w l

impossible adj rolee

impotence n lera knrnlgbrakbakr

impress v (emphasize)t mw lkntnum

impress v (flatter)pntn

impression n (print)smstt

impression n (thought)rofiy

impressive adj t ni lrit j ni ljt w ni lkn

imprint n ttmffis rntsms

imprison v h ms mt ml

imprisonment n hm in tbfiswn

improbable adj llrbrb

improper adj ltly

improve v m sntn em dra

improvement n msntnemdra swj

improvise v d-sld gbn sifi gbn e

impulse n agbra rlf kn

impulsive adj alntnlgbra rlfarabal

in prep nn, n

inability n npalgbra

inaccessible adj llsnmlllkj

inaccurate adj lpelkpne

inactive adj le nkanlli

inadequate adj ltltkan

inadvertently adv lfiyslfoj-fd

inauguration n dslbrpljbafijba

incapable adj llellgbra

incense n rn trr

incentive n mryni lr

incest n bl bi pl me nkan w pl ar bi

incident n albpdltn

incidentally adv albpd

incite v gb dder kn sk

inclination n tsfa kn s

incline n kk kk

include v k kn fi plkmfikn

including prep ti, pl

inclusive adj nti kjpti knnpa kkn

income n row dnlow-iow-ya

incompatible adj llbrajt k l dgba t ld s ara wn

incompetent adj llgbraltt

incomplete adj lpkn

incomprehensible adj wmrdllmt a k l mt k l y ni

inconclusive adj llpinletnn nnwmrd

inconsiderate adj lronlfiysroti lmrn

inconvenience n ohun rrn

inconvenient adj rrnly

incorrect adj lp

increase n bsisunknpsi

increase v psidgbw

increasing adj pp si, b si

incredible adj legbgb

incriminate v fi snka s lrn

incurable adj llwsnjingri

indecent adj twy

indecision n iymjpinnunni

indeed adv ntt, gidi

indefinite adj llpint k dj

indefinitely (adv)lllpinttl

independence n mniran alkosogbralfarak

independent adj lgbarallfarakln alkoso

index n (book) fihntkastka yn-rm-tka

Indian n/f (american) wn onl l Amrk ndn

Indian n/m (american) wn onl l Amrkndn

indicate v fihn tkas yn

indication n fihnpr

indict v fi snka s lrn

indictment n w sn

indigestion n da onj

indirectly adv letr

individual adj olklkni kkan

industrial adj lsimilpn

industry n apni onw

ineffective adj ln lmrllgbra

inefficient adj lwl

inexpensive adj ln nw pp

infamous adj bur rkjlgn

infant n/f m wm-mu

infant n/m m wm-mu

infantry n m-ogun ls

infect v rn mk rntn k

infection n rnmkrnrn

infectious (adj)t rnt gbrn

inferior adj rl jm-hnrhn j

infidel n algbgbkfr

infidelity n gbgb, tt, eyegetnjynj

infinity n lpinnpkunttll

inflammation n jnigbinww

inflate v f aff knf sk

inflation n (cost) fikn rkj

inflict v j nyfi l lra

influence n agbraipa lr ni

influential adj lgbraptklhunlnu

influenza n rn ayklib

influx n fiknn sn

inform v w fnk lkm mfi sn

informal adj gbf

informality n gbf

information n wfnkfisn

informative adj ti kk knpa m

informer n/f abn magbanipalgbwalgbs

informer n/m abn magbanipalgbwalgbs

infrequent adj lwplj gbkgb

infringe v rgbrnrfin

infringement n rfingbrn

infuriate v m bnr bn sk

ingenious adj lgbnnhm

ingenuity n gbnhm

ingratitude n lpmore

ingredient n ohun lerjppr

inhabit v gb in, gb

inhabitant n olgbonl

inhale v fi im ff s im

inherit v jogn

inheritance n ogn

inhuman adj nknlan

initial adj ti brltbr

initial n ti pilbr ork

initial v k br ork s

initially adv n piln brlkbrtltl

initiate v m brm e

initiation n gbgb

initiative n mm brmbrpil

inject v fi sn, kb

injection n fisnkkb

injure v e lepalrabje n ws

injury n ewupalrabjws

injustice n ttdodo

ink n tdw

inland adj lk iljn s kun

inland adv in l

inlet n erks

inmate n/f olgblarllwn

inmate n/m olgblarllwn

inn n il r, il gbw, rj

innate adj bnibti in niw

inner adj nn

innocence n w mmljbi

innocent adj llljbi

innovation n ydohun titunr titunm ohun titun w

innovative adj t nm ohun titun w ti r titundsl

innumerable adj lnyeogoro

input n mwldskpa

input v mwldskpa nn

inquest n wd ik nits

inquire v brwdbi

inquiry n brts wd

inquisitive adj ti wd tts

insane adj iwr, snwn

insanity n iwrssnwn

inscription n kl

insect n kkr

insecure adj lwut ko dniljt l y

insecurity n elwudnilj

insensitive adj kannfuraltt m lra

insert v fi snfi knt b

insertion n ffiknfikn

inside adj tintrn

inside adv nn, sn

inside n in, rn

inside prep lrn

inside out adv sd stn

insight n mbojwwsnyl

insignificant adj lnlrt nkanyprkrgrj

insincere adj ltltt

insinuate v fi tn w oj rerefi gbn fi r s lkn

insist v tnumfi dandan l

insistence n dandantnum

insistent adj ttnum ti ondandan

institute n il kil n dsl

insolvent adj ll san gbslr n san gbs

insomnia n ll snr orun snsn

inspect v bojwdn wfi oj s

inspection n bojwfojswkdnw

inspector n/f albojwalbw

inspector n/m albojwalbw

inspiration n agbramsokunrwrynj

inspire v m snf snfn lokun lti e nkan lrk lym lkn

install v fi sr oyfi s ip oy

installation n ffi sr oyffijoy

instant adj ljkannldrlskann

instant n jkanndr

instantly adv ljkannlsksn j kan

instead adv kk

instead (prep) dpbbk

instinct n humgbn inm in

instinctive adj mm inti gbn in

institution n gbkallslil kil n

instruct v k lkf fn

instruction n km

instructor n/f olkniolkolt

instructor n/m olkniolkolt

instrument n ohun l nrl

instrumental (adj)ohun l nrti lr

insufficient (adj)ltly tltnkan

insulate v y stfi ohun l t in nkan

insulation n ystffi ohun l t in nkan

insulin n ir gn kan

insult n fojdiyjbgnbkws

insult v yj sfojdi stbk fnfws lb

insulting adj t ne fojditi nyjti ntbk fntgn

insurance n mdjmmdjow dbbra

insure v m dj

intact adj lfwknnpp

integrate v d pkjpso pr p

integration n dpkjpsoprp

integrity n tt inw ttknw lbk

intellect n ye, gbn, m

intellectual n/f jgbnolye

intellectual n/m jgbnolye

intelligence n (information)tlmynam

intelligence n (person)yegbn

intelligent adj lyen m

intend v gbr, pinnu

intense adj kkan kkanjj

intensify v e n kkan kkane n jj

intensity n gbraror

intensive adj nkkan kkannjj

intention n rt

intentional adj mm e

interact v b lb e

interaction n blbe

interactive adj ti bnieti bl

interchangeable adj n ppr

intercom n r sr-gbs

intercourse n blbpdbe

interest n (attraction) dnmfnfner

interest n (money)ow l

interesting adj aldn

interfere v b s rnfnusswtasdlwddrs

interference n (radio)r ynir d kk nn rdtasariwo

interior n in in lhnlk

intermediate adj larnlgbedemj

intermission n dw drsimikk nhn lgbedemj er

intern n/f k

intern n/m k

internal adj ti in

international adj ti bl lrn wn orl d

internment n hml n tip ngba ogun

interpret v tmgbfe gbdgbygbfwy

interpretation n tmldffn ntumwy

interpreter n/f gbuf, gbif, gbdgby

interpreter n/m gbuf, gbif, gbdgby

interrelated adj bratan

interrogate v bi lrbr

interrogation n bilrbr

interrupt v d drd lwdrmlnu

interruption n ddrdw

intersect v k nbupn ny

intersection n wnbnortakrtadars n mj mta

interval n y rnkk nahndgb kkant

intervene v b srnkj lrn

intervention n ljfnusb srn

interview n fojkojojkanrafrwnilnuw

intestine n fun inwrk

intimacy n brfm tmtmml

intimate adj tmtmkrksnml

intimidate v drb, dyf

intimidation n dyfdrb

into prep sn

intolerable adj llrjt k e gb

intolerant adj le fi knrn

intonation n whn

intoxicated adj ppa lt

intoxication n palt

intravenous (adj)nn ian-j

intricate adj lj dj

intrigue n rkdmdt

intriguing adj ti e rkndtyanilnu

introduce v fihnm mm jden sl

introduction n (book) br wer sjfihn

introduction n (person) fihndimm fn

introvert n/f ontjn jj onwtt

introvert n/m ontjn jj onwtt

intrude v w lpyj sfnrn

intruder n/f altimbl onllej ppndodo

intruder n/m altimbl onllej ppndodo

intuition n gbn inmyeye-in

intuitive adj t bye-in mu

invade v gbgun tgbgunlgbgunwjddt

invader n adtiniagbguntonjd

invalid adj llgbrab olknrnallerat k jm nkannplgbra fin

invasion n dtdtgbgun tsmmgbgunl

invention n wrgbn titun dgbnpilepile tuntun kanhm

inventor n lbn pileonhm

invest v w l ae l fow pam

investigate v wd, ts

investigation n wdts wfin

investment n ow-pamow-ll

invincible adj llll lgun

invisible adj lrlhnalhn

invitation n pr

invite v pr

invoice n w dyel jw ow j

involve v wmkwf sn nkan

involvement n wmkwff sn nkan

inwards adv nn

 

 

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iodine n gn w egb

iron n (clothes)r lo

iron n (metal)irin

iron v yanjl

ironic adj n ti prnpa rnp

irrational adj lny nnllgbn nnfaramraallrgn

irregular adj leddkbakba

irrelevant adj lwwot k e ptkt k jm nkant k b nkan mu

irresponsible adj aln r iti w albkt

irrigate v bomi rin

irrigation n bbomirin

irritable adj n kanran jn

irritate v tm bnj nn

irritation n tt bnkanra

is (to be) w j mb r l n

Islam n sn wn Imle

Islamic adj Onmle

island n erks

islander n/f ar erks

islander n/m ar erks

isolate v d wdgby stl sn

isolation n ddwadd

issue n (magazine)y w wrn

issue n (question)jiyn jnyn

issue v (release) n jde

it pron n eou

itch v hnra

itch n hnrakifnkrn

item n kkan

itinerary n w t rnj

ivory n ehn erin

ivy n tkn ewko

 

 

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