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Tag do subskrybowania: #glenen


Talia fiszek anki plik

to moribund - chylący się ku upadkowi, konający [literary or formal; (especially of an organization or business) not active or successful]
How can the department be revived from its present moribund state?
supplication - prośba, błaganie [formal; the act of asking a god or someone who is in a position of power for something in a humble way]
Inside the temple, worshippers were kneeling in supplication.
to cull - przeprowadzać ubój [to kill some of the animals in a group, especially the weakest ones, to limit their numbers]
The plan to cull large numbers of baby seals has angered environmental groups.
thimble - naparstek [a small cover, usually made of metal or plastic, worn to protect the finger that pushes the needle when sewing]
She put a thimble over the finger when sewing.
cleft - szczelina, rozszczep [a natural opening or crack, for example in the ground or in rock, or in a person's chin]
Eagles often nest in a cleft in the rocks.
backdrop - kontekst [the situation that an event happens in]
The attack took place against a backdrop of rising tensions between the two communities.
credible - wiarygodny [able to be believed or trusted]
They haven't produced any credible evidence for convicting him.
pest - szkodnik [an insect or small animal that is harmful or damages crops]
The aphid is a garden pest.
conviction - skazanie, wyrok skazujący [the fact of officially being found to be guilty of a particular crime, or the act of officially finding someone guilty]
Since it was her first conviction for stealing, she was given a less severe sentence.
to file - katalogować [to store information in a careful and particular way]
The forms should be filed alphabetically.
bonus - idiom
cry one's eyes out
If you cry your eyes out, you cry a lot and for a long time.
My son cried his eyes out when he discovered his bike had been stolen.


Zapraszam do wytykania błędów, literówek, złych tłumaczeń, usterek, głupiego awatara itp.
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