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1A The Earth

1B Life

1C Health and Disease

1D People

1E Animals

1F Plants

1G Food and Drink

1H Textiles and Clothing

1I Physical Sensation

1J Matter

1K Existence and Causation

1L Space

1M Time

1N Movement

1O Action

1P Relative Properties

1Q The Supernatural

2A Mental Capacity

2B Attention and Judgement

2D Emotion

2E Will

2F Possession

2G Language

3A Society and the Community

3C Armed Hostility

3F Morality

3G Education

3H Faith

3I Communication

3J Travel and Travelling

3K Occupation and Work

3M Leisure