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Talia fiszek anki plik

fillip - bodziec, zachęta [something that causes a sudden improvement]
The news gave the stock market a big fillip.
seamy - nieprzyjemny, cieszący się złą sławą [(of a situation) unpleasant because of a connection with dishonest behavior, violence, and illegal sex]
The film vividly portrays the seamy side of life in London in the early 1970s.
astride - okrakiem [with a leg on each side of something]
She sat proudly astride her new motorbike.
ornate - bogato zdobiony [having a lot of complicated decoration]
This style is a little too ornate for my taste.
to seep - przesączać się, przeciekać [to move or spread slowly out of a hole or through something]
Pesticides are seeping out of farmland and into the water supply.
intermediary - mediator, pośrednik [someone who carries messages between people who are unwilling or unable to meet]
The police negotiated with the gunman through an intermediary.
onslaught - atak, szturm [a very powerful attack]
It is unlikely that his forces could withstand an enemy onslaught for very long.
yeast - drożdże [a type of fungus that is used in making alcoholic drinks such as beer and wine, and for making bread swell and become light]
You mix flour, yeast and water to make bread.
turmoil - chaos, zamieszanie [a state of confusion, uncertainty, or disorder]
The country is in a state of political turmoil.
to fade - płowieć, blaknąć, cichnąć [to become, or to make something become, paler or less bright]
All color had faded from her face.
bonus - idiom
on cue
If something happens on cue, it happens at exactly the appropriate or expected moment.
My grandmother was blowing out the candles on her birthday cake when, right on cue, the flowers arrived.


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