What are red words?
90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing.These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are morefrequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
- 1to make it certain that something will happen or exist
The government provides help for small businesses, but it cannot guarantee their success.guarantee (that):
We can't guarantee that you will get the cheapest fare possible.be guaranteed by/under something:
Freedom of speech is guaranteed by our constitution.
The right to a fair trial is guaranteed under Article Six of the convention.guarantee someone something:
This win guarantees them a place in the final.
- 2to promise that something will happen
You should pass the test first time, but we can't guarantee it.guarantee (that):
He guaranteed they would be paid on time.guarantee to do something:
Our tutors can virtually guarantee to get you through the exams.
- 4to agree to pay back the money that someone else owes if they cannot pay it back themselves
The loan was guaranteed by a Hong Kong property developer.
be guaranteed to do something