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VOCABULARY - BODY PARTS (in descending order) // VIEW IN B&W
Consider the spanish equivalences, think of anecdotes and phrases pertaining to these terms.

NOUN VERB ADJECTIVE

HEAD
cranium (bones of the head)
skull (all bones including facial, jaw)
crown
temple
forehead (wrinkled)


HAIR
(black, blonde, dirty blonde, brown, red, strawberry blonde, grey, bald; long, short; straight, wavy, curly, nappy/kinky); thick, thin, thinning, widow's peak, receding hairline, bald spot
haircut; the sides, the top, the back; long, short, shoulder-length, shaved/bald
hair salon (male, female), barbershop (male)
hair stylist, hairdresser, barber
wash, cut, trim, straighten, curl, dye, bleach
bangs, fade, layered, split ends, combover, slicked back, the part,
braids, pigtails, ponytail, weave (extensions), bun
afro, corn rows, mohawk, fauxhawk, buzz cut, crew cut, beehive, bowl cut, bob cut, dreadlocks, feathered, flattop, spikey, mullet, pompadour, rat tail, wings

EARS
ear, inner ear
earlobe, earwax
pierced ears

FACE
mug
smile, frown, grimace, wince, scowl, smirk, grin, beam, twitch, clench, blush, blanch (to go pale), poker-face
cheekbones
cheeks

EYES
eyebrows (bushy, thin, painted, furrowed)
eyelashes (painted, long)
eyelids
eyes (blue, brown, hazel, green)
iris, pupil (dialated), cornea
black eye, swollen eye, bloodshot eyes, teary-eyed, cross-eyed, bug-eyed, bags under the eyes (ojeras)
close, open, squint, blink, bat, sparkle, tear up, dart, narrow, light up, roll, wink, well up, fight back tears
glance, stare at, look at, study, gaze, peered, observe, gawk, scrutinize,
to make eyes at someone, to avoid eye contact,

NOSE
nostrils (flare, blow, pick)
bridge of the nose
broken nose, bloody nose, a nosebleed, stuffy nose, runny nose
boogers, snot, mucus, sneeze

MOUTH
mouth (pie hole ("shut your pie hole"), trap, hatch ("down the hatch") )
gums (swollen, bleeding), kiss, blow, spit, spew, hiss, salivate
lips; upper lip, lower lip (fat lip, painted (with lipstick), dry, chapped, cleft palate)
teeth (white, yellow; crooked, straight; chipped, missing; toothache)
molar, wisdom tooth, incisor
chew, bite
dentist, cavities, a filling, a crown, braces, fangs, dentures, grill)
tongue (lick)

FACIAL HAIR
mustache (handlebar mustache)
beard, stubble, 5 o'clock shadow, goatee, sideburns, mutton chops

jaw (square, dropped, chew)
chin (cleft, dimpled)

NECK
crane, twist, sprain, hang yourself
throat (sore, scratchy) (slit)
adam's apple
vocal chords
tonsils

 

UPPER HALF OF THE BODY

ARMS
shoulders, biceps, triceps, upper arm, elbow, forearm, wrist, fist, palm, knuckles, fingers, fingernails, thumb
flex, reach for, point, make a fist, arm wrestle, wave, give the finger, lean against something, hold something

BACK
upper back, shoulders, shoulder blades, spine, lower back,

FRONT
chest, ribcage, ribs, pecs (pectoralis), nipples, breasts, armpit / underarm, clavicle, sternum
stomach / belly, navel / belly button, abs (abdomen), six-pack
, flabby, beer belly,
waist, hips

LOWER HALF OF THE BODY
butt (buttocks), ass, butt cheeks, anus (asshole), pelvis, penis (cock, dick), scrotum (balls), vagina (pussy), pubic hair / shaved / waxed (brazilian)

LEGS
thighs, quads (quadruceps), knees / kneecaps, shin, calf, ankle (twist, sprain), heel, toes (stub), big toe, arch (pronate), soles

SKIN
body-painting, henna, tattoo
cut, scar, wound, puncture, scrape
break out in a rash, break out in hives,
allergy
itchy, to scratch, burn, sting, goosebumps, sunburn, shiver
zit, pimple, break out (acne)

COMMON BODILY AILMENTS / ILLNESSES
cold, flu, sciatica, back pain, muscle soreness, chicken pox, mono, malaria, cancer, tumor, heart attack, stroke, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, blocked artery, broken or fractured bones. torn Achilles, sprained ankle, stiff neck, headache, stomach ache, constipation, diahrrea, heart burn, nausea, dizziness, AIDS, blindness, deafness, down syndrome, cerebral palsy, premature birth, ruptured appendix

INTERNAL BODYPARTS
Brain, sinuses, eardrum, throat, muscles, ligaments, cartilage, bones (skeleton), appendix, heart, liver, stomach, intestines, bladder, lungs, spleen, veins, pancreas, kidneys

 

words that no one knows or uses: https://www.buzzfeed.com/josephbernstein/14-body-parts-you-didnt-know-you-had?utm_term=.ipJPwqJ1K#.xi5x4mz3p