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quiet in English:

1. talkative talkative


Although she is sometimes too talkative, I like listening to her.
The more excited he got, the less talkative he became.
He's a nice sort of person, but not very talkative.
Japanese, be talkative!
1. Mr. Miller, you seem quite talkative this morning. / 2. And again you're not so talkative. / 3. You're real talkative now that you want our help.
Our new classmate, Harry, is very talkative. The teacher always has to tell him to be quiet!
Jim had always been too talkative for his own good
Anthony is talkative but he doesn’t really listen.
the talkative driver hadn’t stopped chatting
Inga loves telling stories and chatting. She feels miserable if she hast to be quiet for more than a couple of minutes. She's talkative.
Girls are more talkative than boys.
/ˈtɔː.kə.tɪv/ She's a ​lively, talkative ​person.
She’s very talkative, unlike her brother, who hardly says a word.
tending to enjoy having conversations with people. Example: She is very talkative and likes to talk about everything.
A talkative person is always letting the cat out of the bag and jeopardizing the interests of others.

2. loud loud


too loud
It's amazing how loud my classmates are in English class.
A conservative tie is preferable to a loud one for a job interview.
What Alice, waiting for a reply, was faced with was a sudden howl. It was a resounding noise, sharp as to burst her ear drums, loud as to reach unto the heavens.
Sphygmomanometer is one of my favorite words to try to say out loud.
He devoted a whole poem to the blueness of his victim's eyes, which the two policemen read out loud to one another through hysterical, tearful laughter.
Subdued girls are generally the prettiest I reckon. The loud, bustling ones are awful.
Of those on the loud side, some people say they look like they're briskly working, while others say that they're just noisy.
It's only when I can't sleep at night that the ticking of the clock becomes loud enough to bother me.
Every sunday, I drive to my local Buddhist temple. I drive really fast, with loud music on.
loud laugh
I couldn't believe myself when she pretended to be angry. Her loud voice, red face...the whole caboodle was pretty convincing.
A terribly loud beep resounded - the microphone produced feedback.
Far be it from me to criticize, but your dress is rather loud.

English word "quiet"(loud) occurs in sets:

A14 Adjectives - OPPOSITES

3. noisy noisy


I told the children to be quiet, but they just kept on being noisy.
It's a small noisy apartment, but it's where I live and I call it home.
I never dreamed of there being such a quiet place in this noisy city.
noisy ​neighbours
The turkeys in my grandfather's farm are very noisy, I can't wait for them to get eaten.
Today, people all over the world are moving out of small villages in the country to go and live in big, noisy cities.
Of those on the loud side, some people say they look like they're briskly working, while others say that they're just noisy.
I'm getting sick and tired of Ms Maruta and her noisy friends.
You noisy children will be chucked off by the driver.
When the plane eventually landed in London, I found myself at a noisy and crowded airport.
You should avoid noisy places, they cause headache.
Many people think that it is good to let children be noisy in public.
A crowd of noisy protesters gathered in the square. We've had problems with noisy neighbours.
Such a noisy environment was not conducive to a good night's sleep.

English word "quiet"(noisy) occurs in sets:

przymiotniki przeciwieństwa

4. TRANQUIL TRANQUIL


Life in the country is not always tranquil.
She became more tranquil.
Japan may appear to be peaceful and tranquil on the surface but the fact is that there are a lot of deep-rooted problems.

English word "quiet"(TRANQUIL) occurs in sets:

VOCABULARY week 8

5. calm calm


Calm down.
You're pretty calm cool and collected for somebody who has a major presentation tomorrow.
The strike had not been peaceful, however, and Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. begged both sides to be patient and calm.
Calm down. I'll come over as soon as possible.
I glared briefly in the referee's direction but he was putting on a calm face while picking his nose. "Dammit, the fight's a fixup!?"
At the same time, he didn't hide his fears and doubts, but tried hard to keep his calm and rationality in facing every difficulty.
I don't lose my appetite when I get stressed, rather I can't calm down unless I eat something.
The sea ice is highly variable - frozen solid during cold, calm weather and broken up in large areas of open water during storms.
In contrast to his frightening looks, his voice was kind and calm.
It's much easier to deal with difficulties if you are calm.
Ann is very calm person. She doesn't easily get excited, nervous or upset.
the night was clear and calm / she had to keep calm at all costs / the city was reported to be calm, but army patrols remained / his voice was calm / a dead calm sea
Blue is a particularly calming colour and ideal in counterbalancing high levels of stress.
I’m sorry I didn’t wait for a completely calm day to take you out on your first boat ride.
But, knowing precisely sadness and love and death, and that they are vain images when we observe them from the calm space where we should shut ourselves in, he kept on weeping, and desiring love, and fearing death.

English word "quiet"(calm) occurs in sets:

FCE- people's description: personality

6. peace and



English word "quiet"(peace and) occurs in sets:

10.2 TWO-PART PHRASES

7. quiet


Keep quiet!
I sometimes wish I could live a quiet retired sort of life but I doubt I could stand it for more than a few days.
As the popping sound of the fireworks stopped, it suddenly became quiet around me. The smell of gunpowder somehow put me in a sentimental mood.
If that city were a color, it would be a color with a quiet sort of dignity ... wine red, say.
The boy, upon seeing a butterfly, proceeded to run after it, provoking the anger of his mother, who had ordered him to stay quiet while she gossiped with the lady next door.
Is it true that the Pacific side of Japan is cheerful while the Sea of Japan side of Japan is more quiet?
That you should be stalking Hanako! You'd been quiet recently so I'd let my guard down.
It's said to be a girls' high school characterised by its quiet and traditional feel and a chic, high-class uniform.
The novel "All Quiet on the Western Front" by Erich Maria Remarque has been translated into more than fifty languages.
As the lesson comes to an end, even if the teacher doesn't say a word of "be quiet", "sit down!," the children naturally return to their seats and quieten down.
An essential condition for a helpful interview is a quiet room in which doctor and parents can sit comfortably and in private without being interrupted.
Actually, and I need to keep this quiet, but recently here there's a rumour that young women on this beach are having photos taken in secret of them.
Yesterday, I found a tiny piece of land for sale in a quiet residential area and I immediately decided to buy it.
Bill had always been a quiet, home-loving man, but after a few months in the job, his personality changed.
It seems as it was a shot-gun wedding so they're having a quiet wedding with only family and a couple of friends from university invited.

English word "quiet"(quiet) occurs in sets:

Ewa: Jump with Joey 2,3

8. this person prefers to stay silent and doesn't speak much



English word "quiet"(this person prefers to stay silent and doesn't speak much) occurs in sets:

Cechy osobowości - definicje

9. making a little or no noise