If you raise an eyebrow, it can mean "I want to have sex with you", but also "I find that what you just said is completely idiotic."
The first question we must raise is whether a cultural barrier existed between those groups.
To raise one's name in later generations and thereby glorify one's parents, this is the greatest expression of filial piety.
In the first section of this review I raise the question of how brain processes cause our conscious experiences.
The aim of our first appeal this year is to raise at least Ł50,000 for the young research centre into neuroendocrine tumours.
Some psychologists raise doubts about Pepperberg's research.
A year of record earnings for investment banks has done little to raise hopes. Treating obesity would cost too much and would substantially raise health care premiums.
While long-term credit banks are authorized by law to issue bonds to raise fund, they are not allowed to take deposits the way ordinary banks are.
They shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks; One nation shall not raise the sword against another, nor shall they train for war again.
When the tip was a lone dime thrown into a glass, the waitress would raise the glass while hastily preparing the table for the next customer. She would then spill the water and that would be it.
Even the periodical pay raise could not keep abreast of higher living costs.
Today's agenda concerns the re-election of the student council. If anybody wishes to stand as a candidate, please raise your hand.
B2 to collect money from other people: They're raising money for charity. raise your voice to speak loudly and angrily to someone
English word "podnieść"(raise) occurs in sets:Divine Ash Wednesday 1.03.2017. Iz 58,1-12Ważne słówka, które muszę umieć(2)Pieniądze i operacje finansowe po angielskuLekcja z Łukaszem 7.03 i 12.03.17Fiszki z książki - "Verses" (Susan Coolidge)
2. pick up
It's easier to pick up English when among Englishmen.
pick up mushrooms
She had a brain tumor, unfortunately we didn't pick up.
I find it very difficult to pick up languages, it takes me lots of practice.
As I was staying at my friends' in London, I tried to pick up some English slang.
I have to pick up Brad at Jeff's after dinner. / 2. If you're in, pick up.
Don’t forget to stop by EnglishClass101.com and pick up the lesson notes.
i spent a month in Florence and was able to pick up quite a bit of italian
The number of applicants will pick up during the autumn.
I dropped Sara off at school. - I picked Sara up from school. / Can you please pick up my dress from the cleaners on your way home? / If you're in, pick up. / Please come back here and pick up your jacket.
You will probably pick up more of the meaning with each listen.
How long should it take to learn English? The answer depends on many things, such as your motivation and your age. But you’re never too old to pick up some tips to speed up your learning.
Let's pick up where we left off yesterday.
We’re hoping that things will pick up in the next quarter. This quarter has been terrible.
if a business or social situation picks up. If the wind pick up it becomes stronger
English word "podnieść"(pick up) occurs in sets:HIGH NOTE 2 UNIT 2 Word List - słówka8. Podróżowanie i Turystyka cz. 208 Podróżowanie i turystyka (podstawa)Unit 1 Technical English ISłownik tematyczny 08, część 2
We can lift the restrictions on imports once the joint agreement is signed.
At a Japanese-style inn, they take care of your every need, so you don't have to lift a finger.
They will hammer their swords into ploughshares and their spears into sickles. Nation will not lift sword against nation, no longer will they learn how to make war.
Every other day I go with a friend; we lift weights whilst chatting together.
As for physical exercise, although I loathe most sports (I think they're really boring), I do like going to the gym to lift weights.
An experienced healer can lift curses and dispel evil eyes.
Powerlifting is a sport in which athletes compete to lift the maximum sum weight of the three heavy weight events, squat, bench press and deadlift.
lift me my stuff
‘There isn’t a lift in this hotel.’ ‘But my room is on the tenth floor!’
The doctor advised her to do knee bends and leg lifts everyday. He responded with a lift of his eyebrow.
It even had a small lift for Queen Victoria
Luckily, she gave me a lift to the station Can you give me a lift home? He offered us a lift to the station I got a lift as far as the end of the road
The 'Iranian Hercules' lifted a total of 472,5 kg at the 2004 Olympics.
He got into a lift and he didn't get out again until Monday morning.
English word "podnieść"(lift) occurs in sets:Live Beat Unit 1 and 2 AkademiaLessons 49&50 (SB p. 84,85 - Juniors Cooks) - 12.0...dodatkowy angielski 12 months storytest z angielskiego B2+ justynaChange and development
Whilst lying down, I elevated my legs above the ground.
The heart beat elevated.
While the easiest way in metaphysics is to condemn all metaphysics as nonsense, the easiest way in morals is to elevate the common practice of the community into a moral absolute.
Religion, which should most distinguish us from the beasts, and ought most particularly elevate us, as rational creatures, above brutes, is that wherein men often appear most irrational, and more senseless than beasts.
English word "podnieść"(elevate) occurs in sets:The little problem I had renting a houseUpstream Intermediate B2 Unit 8 pages 116-120Sat Science 1essay words #6Moje różne 1
An educational effort to heighten awareness about global warming is currently underway.
Tension has heightened after last week's terrorist attack.
The case has heightened public awareness of the problem of sexual harassment.
heighten your engagement
Increased levels of fat in the diet could heighten the risk of cancer.
The risk is heightened for injectable drugs
The strong police presence only heightened the tension among the crowd.
[often passive] The book's success was heightened by the scandal.
English word "podnieść"(heighten) occurs in sets:Occupational Health and SafetyFiszki z książki - "Labor and the Angel" (Duncan C...Fiszki z książki - "Purcell Ode and Other Poems" (...słówka długośc, szerokość, długi, szeroki itd z 5....Fiszki z książki - "Stories Pictures Tell Book Fou...
I think I can reach the branch if you'll give me a boost.
Did you see that? She boosted my telephone and ran away
The promotion of our city boosted tourism in this region
We must also boost opportunities for young people.
Getting the job has boosted my confidence. Increased tourism was a major boost to the local economy. The European Councils' calls for less but better targeted State aid to boost the European economy.
This will boost incentives to increase production.’
Finance Ministry officials tried to boost confidence in recovery.
They seemed really despondent to find that their project didn't boost profits like they thought it would.
Amazon may revolutionize the market and provide boost for stores.
If we do not want to rely solely on emigration, we need to boost the birth rate.
Employers will boost their desirability in the eyes of employees
Some people think that coffee is the best energy boost.
And did you know, Sophie, that scientists believe learning a second language can boost brainpower?
A good way to boost reading and listening skills in a target language is to read or listen to the news.
English word "podnieść"(boost) occurs in sets:herbals, can really be medicine?Angielski budownictwo specjalistyczneBuilding a careerHealth&Food Module7
7. to increase
to increase the responsibility
We need to increase public awareness of the disease.
English word "podnieść"(to increase) occurs in sets:New matura seccess pre-intermediate unit.7UNIT 1.5 - Money & pricesSEW Tue 21.06.2016SEW Tue 21.06.2016SG TSz 04.09.2014
people leave my shows feeling uplifted
Probably you would have swarms of earthquakes and some surface uplift and possibly some changes in the pattern of behaviour of the geysers and steam vents.
9. lift up
10. picked up
I picked up a cup that was lying on the floor
I'm calling to tell you that your laptop is fixed and ready to be picked up.
English word "podnieść"(picked up) occurs in sets:Do kartkówki, ang. roz. 1, słówkafor of up etc.phrasal verbs
There are abilities that improve rapidly and those that improve slowly, aren't there?
To improve your fluency, you should try speaking with native speakers as often as you can.
If the more advanced want to improve English ability (especially reading comprehension) increasing vocabulary is the way to go.
In order to improve the students' attitude to their studies, the school let them start class an hour later.
Doctors can be wrong, and some patients can suddenly improve.
He didn't waste a single minute, thinking constantly about how to survive and how to improve his condition.
Don't forget to take advantage of all the resources available on the Internet to help you improve your English. There are a lot of things like videos, music, audio files, films and other interesting things.
I dreamt that Congress effected sensible tax reform to improve the lot of the working class. I then woke up in a gutter with nothing but ragged clothes and a stolen guitar to my name.
Maybe I should add some sentences without translations too. It's a very quick way to improve the rating of your language.
Lately, I've been letting my English go. It seems I'll never improve at it, no matter how many years I study.
It's so easy to write good example sentences, that even if we accidentally delete a few good sentences in the process of getting rid of a whole lot of bad ones, I think we could drastically improve the quality of this corpus by doing a lot of deleting.
Remember, good manners help to improve your working environment, and you will find you can enjoy your work more.
1. I'm going to change and improve my life. / 2. I think I can improve the resolution. / 3. I have some ideas on how we can improve the girls' soccer team.
In order to improve your language skills, try to find books written in the language you are learning.
English word "podnieść"(improve) occurs in sets:Angielski z Mieszkiem
12. hold up
hold up the bank
I hate to hold up the meeting but I have to go to the bathroom.
This work is going to hold up most of the morning.
You are not hold up by slow costomers.
She wants to hold up the ceremony.
I hope the repairs hold up until we can get to a garage.
how'd it hold up?
English word "podnieść"(hold up) occurs in sets:Ola angielski 2019 Module 1-2Moja pierwsza lekcja
13. put up
I need to drill a hole in the wall to put up shelves.
They've put up a statue at the square.
The room looked nicer when we put up some pictures.
apartment blocks wete put up in the 60s
My ego put up even bigger blocks
I can put up with hot weather better than cold weather.
Have you ever put up a friend?
Because of a shortage of oil and gas, energy companies have put up their prices.
The WWF has put up posters all round the city.
It was easy to put up the shelves because they came with instructions on how to assemble them.
Several of the banks have decided to put up their interest rates.
A local businessman has put up the £500 000 needed to save the club.
I can't put up with my neighbour's noise any longer; it's driving me mad
One of his friends says he'll put up the money
English word "podnieść"(put up) occurs in sets:ENG - sex&the city 2 - cap. 7_1SpeakUP Level 9 45/2
14. pick something up
English word "podnieść"(pick something up) occurs in sets:Phrasal verbs (on/off/up/down/out)czasowniki frazowePhrasal verbs
Hoist the sails!
Give me a hoist.
hoisted his rucksack
The cargo was hoisted aboard by crane.
They hoisted her massive artwork over the freeway.
can you hoist my flag over his house?
The two of them studying the hut's exterior and figuring out where to arrach the hoists in order to keep the building intact.
Hoist your sail when the wind is fair.
English word "podnieść"(hoist) occurs in sets:ważne słówka 1
16. heave heaved heaved
English word "podnieść"(heave heaved heaved) occurs in sets:czasowniki nieregularne z angielskiego 2czasowniki nieregularneNieregularne str.2
17. ramp up
The factory must ramp up production due to increased demand for its products
English word "podnieść"(ramp up) occurs in sets:Słówka 11-17.06artykuły part 1
18. hike up
English word "podnieść"(hike up) occurs in sets:zakupy I usługi cz. 2
19. to shift
to move or change sth from one position or direction to another: The wind is expected to shift (to the east) tomorrow, to change of an idea, opinion