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adj.  (of people) famous and respected, especially in a particular , (of good qualities) unusual; excellent: a man of ~ good sense.
v. to surprise sb very much.
adj. [only before noun] opposite in amount or position to sth else.
idiom.  without any previous preparation or knowledge.  from the very beginning, not using any of the work done earlier.
to leave school, college, etc. without finishing your studies.
adj. connected with or using a person's ability to think in a logical way and understand things.
v. ~ (in sth / in doing sth) ~ (with sth) to continue to do sth in spite of difficulties or opposition, in a way that can seem unreasonable.
n. [U] ~ of sth (formal) the fact that sth is preventing sth/sb from succeeding.
n. [C, usually sing, U] ~ (to do sth) a sudden strong wish or need to do sth, without stopping to think about the results.
n. [U, C] (formal) the state of feeling pleasure when sth goes well for you or when your desires are satisfied; sth that gives you pleasure.
n. a feeling of great worry or unhappiness; great suffering. suffering and problems caused by not having enough money, food, etc.  a situation in which a ship, plane, etc. is in danger or difficulty and needs help.
v. [C, U] an area of ground that is very wet or covered with water and in which plants, trees, etc. are growing.
v. (with sb/sth) to understand another person's feelings and experiences, especially because you have been in a similar situation.
n. [C] a feature or quality that is pleasing or attractive.
n. [U] the ability to understand and judge things quickly and clearly: business / commercial / financial ~.
n. (way of standing/sitting) the way someone is standing, sitting, or lying..... Lie in a comfortable ~
v. to say that something will happen, before it happens=> ~tion........ Sales were five percent lower than ~ed.
adj. relating to words or using words........ ~ skills
v. to become very successfull or very strong and healthy=> ~ing ............ plants that ~ in tropical rain forests
adj. (aware) noticing or realizing something............. I became ~ of someone watching me.
v.("be ~ed in st) if a person or a thing is reflected in a mirror, glass, or water, you can see an image of the person or thing on the surface of the mirror, glass, or water.......exp: she could see her face reflected in the car's windshield (be a sign of something) to show or be a sign of a particular situation or feeling......... the drop in consumer spending ~s concern about the economy
v. to express your ideas or feelings in words........... many people are unable to ~ the unhappiness they feel
n. an amount of money paid regularly by a government or company to sb who is considered to be too old or too ill to work: to receive an old-age / a retirement ~
n. the person taking something from a shop without paying for it.
out of stock
idiom. Not available for sale or use.
idiom. Available for sale or use; on hand.
n. [pl.] the parts of a town or city that are furthest from the centre: They live on the ~ of Milan.
n. [U, C] (from French) a style of cooking. the food served in a restaurant (usually an expensive one)
[pl.] buildings, services, equipment, etc. that are provided for a particular purpose.
v.(SYN solve,settle) to find a satisfactory way of dealing with a problem or difficulty....... exp: the crisis was ~ed bt negotiations.
v.(SYN insist) to argue or state that something is true..... exp: some astronomers ~ that the universe may be younger than previously thought
adj. a ~ method, product, practice etc has been used for a long time and is considered the usual type....... Internet connections through ~ phone lines are fairly slow.
adv. truly ...... exp: the boy seemed ~ interested.
n. the process of finding people to work for a company or become a new member of an organization...... exp: It's all part of a ~ drive intended to increase the party's falling numbers.
v.(--> intention) to have something in your mind as a plan or purpose I ~ to spend the night there.