IELTS

To stem from

Example: Most people’s insecurities stem from something that happened in their childhood.

To allocate smth to smth: to give something officially to somebody/something for a particular purpose



Example: More funds will now be allocated to charitable organizations.

Wildlife: animals, birds, insects, etc. that are wild and live in a natural environment.

Example: Development of the area would endanger wildlife.

On the verge of extinction:

Example: Today, many animals are on the verge of extinction.

Exaggeration: a statement or description that makes something seem larger, better, worse or more important than it really is; the act of making a statement like this

Example: There was a degree of exaggeration in his description of events.

To devote smth to smth: to give an amount of time, attention, etc. to

Example: I could only devote two hours a day to the work.

To expend smth: to use or spend a lot of time, money, energy,

Example: She expended all her efforts on the care of home and children.

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