Barney the bartender – Vocabulary explained
Automated – Done by a machine or a computer
All our packing machines are now fully automated, we no longer need humans to do the job.
Terrible – Very bad
I had a terrible time working from home, the internet was very slow and the children were very loud.
Be a hit – To be successful
The new employees is a hit, everyone really likes him.
Reduce – Make smaller or less in amount
We have to reduce the amount of time we spend on our emails.
Mocktail – Cocktail without alcohol
My daughter loves the mocktails in this restaurant, they’re very good!
Shopping mall – A place where there are many shops
There are so many shopping malls in Singapore as people love to shop!
Spirits – Strong alcohol
My favourite spirits are vodka and tequila!
Via – By way of or through something
You can get to work via the new highway.
Loaded up – To add something
Have you loaded the computer with the new software?