The King of Complainers (20.02.18) + (23.02.18)

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He has one admirable quality—he is totally honest.
having many good qualities that you respect and admire
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godny podziwu
Ma jedną cechę godną podziwu—jest całkowicie szczery.
Aunt Nessy was always a bit eccentric.
behaving in a way that is unusual and different from most people
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Ciotka Nessy była zawsze odrobinę ekscentryczna.
An elderly man died from inhaling poisonous fumes.
An amount of gas or vapour that smells strongly or is dangerous to inhale.
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Starszy mężczyzna zmarł z powodu wdychania trujących oparó.
carriage window
A child could see his old house from the carriage window.
one of the parts of a train where passengers sit
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okno wagonu (w pociągu)
Dziecko mogło zobaczyć swój stary dom z okna wagonu.
puddle of water
A coin lay in a puddle of rainwater on the asphalt ground.
a small pool of liquid, especially rainwater
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kałuża wody
Moneta leży w kałuży wody na asfalcie.
This pizza is old and mouldy!
Covered with a fungal growth which causes decay, due to age or damp conditions.
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Ta pizza jest stara i spleśniała.
Don’t swear in front of the children.
to use rude and offensive language
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Nie przeklinaj przy dzieciach.
We didn’t let the incident spoil our day.
to have a bad effect on something so that it is no longer attractive, enjoyable, useful
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Nie pozwoliliśmy, żeby to zajście zepsuło nam dzień.
waste of time/money/effort
An unrealistically low offer is a waste of time.
to be not worth the time, money etc that you use because there is little or no result
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strata czasu
Nierealistycznie niska oferta to strata czasu.
make it clear
Let me make it clear that the European Popular Party is in favour of this agreement.
say something in a way that makes it impossible for there to be any doubt
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dać jasno do zrozumienia / jasno stwierdzić
Pozwolę sobie jasno powiedzieć, że Europejska Partia Ludowa popiera to porozumienie.
Kay hesitated for a moment and then said ‘yes’.
to pause before saying or doing something because you are nervous or not sure
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wahać się
Kay zawahała się przez chwilę i powiedziała "tak".
lose temper
I’ve never seen Vic lose his temper.
to suddenly become very angry so that you cannot control yourself
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stracić panowanie
Nigdy nie widziałem, aby Vic stracił panowanie nad sobą.
He threatened to take them to court.
to say that you will cause someone harm or trouble if they do not do what you want
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Zagroził, że pozwie ich do sądu.
She used a mixture of persuasion and flattery to get what she wanted.
Excessive and insincere praise, given especially to further one's own interests.
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Wykorzystała perswazję i pochlebstwa, żeby dostać to, czego chciała.
the sign (:) that is used in writing and printing to introduce an explanation, example, quotation
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a line (–) used in writing to separate two closely related parts of a sentence
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a short written or printed line (-) that joins words or syllables
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dywiz / łącznik

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