Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

najpierw in English:

1. at first

it was at first considered to be obscene
She didn't recognise him at first.
Only three people passed the test at first.
I didn't like Mary at first, but then we became friends.

English word "najpierw"(at first) occurs in sets:

On screen 4 Language Focus cz 2
Lesson 2C - One dark October evening
Przydatne zwroty i wyrazenia
wszystkie najpopularniejsze kolokacje
2B New Destinations p. 31-33

2. first

You go first.
First cousins are too close for marriage.
Wow, we're finally in Paris. Where should we visit first?
Four hundred million people speak English as their first language.
The argument presented in Doyle's study was first published as a white paper on drug-related crimes.
When people meet, first impressions determine more than 50 percent of whatever happens next.
It wasn't my lucky day. First, I got a parking ticket and then things went from bad to worse when I got pulled over for making a U-turn.
First off, I'd like you to come with me to a department store sale.
Each one of the world's great successes was a failure first.
The first artificial satellite was Sputnik 1, launched by Russia in 1957.
Chimpanzees normally have their first child at age 13, humans at age 19.
A friend I went with on our first trip abroad had his wallet pickpocketed. I don't think it left a very good impression.
Socrates said that recognising your own ignorance is the first step towards wisdom.
Many doctors look at your tongue first when they begin an examination.
Four of my favorite Christmas carols are "Silent Night," "Joy to the World," "The First Noel" and "Away in the Manger."

English word "najpierw"(first) occurs in sets:

English class A2+ Sprawdzian 4
Unit 3 - Business or pleasure?
new friends 3 unit 6
Sabrina word list unit 4
justina 25th Jan 2015

3. firstly

Firstly, happiness is related to money.
Firstly, I think that the first time each foreigner is in China, the earliest impression is certainly the size of the country.

English word "najpierw"(firstly) occurs in sets:

Angielski - gotowanie

4. first of all

NEVER: THE first of all

English word "najpierw"(first of all) occurs in sets:

Callan new 8 stage lesson 112-113
Callan stage 8 lesson 120
Medical English EXAM part 3

5. beforehand

We prepared snacks beforehand.
If you feel nervous speaking in public, practise your speech to the mirror beforehand.
I knew beforehand that would happen
Be sure to fill in the blanks from top to bottom beforehand.
How could she tell beforehand that I was going to go out?
Getting your thoughts organized beforehand makes writing the actual essay much quicker and easier, since you know what direction you're going in.
if you prepare the ingredients beforehand, the cooking will take you less time
I didn’t say anything beforehand – it was a surprise.
I'd rung up beforehand to book a table.
Take the syringe out of the packaging, but remember to disinfect your hands beforehand.
Parents are encouraged to enhance their children experience by preparing carefully for tge day beforehand. How could she tell beforehand that I was going to go out? I'd rung up beforehand to book a table.
The police need to be briefed beforehand on how to deal with this sort of situation.
Be sure to find out beforehand which one you should leave from.
I know better than to climb mountains in winter without making all necessary preparations beforehand.

English word "najpierw"(beforehand) occurs in sets:

70. Miłej pracy