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1

assume

take it for granted

suppose

presume

I assumed he was coming, so I was surprised when he didn't show up.

  • farz etmek
  • varsaymak

2

conscious (of)

aware of
cognizant of

I don’t think Chris is conscious that he sometimes seems very rude.
Otherwise, he wouldn’t be so ill-mannered.

  • farkında olmak
  • bilincinde olmak

3

external

outer
outside
outermost
outward

The external appearances of the three houses were similar, but on the inside, the homes differed quite a bit.

  • dış
  • harici
  • dışarıdan/hariçten gelen
  • dışarıya ait

4

incredible

unbelievable
beyond belief
hard to believe
far-fetched

  • inanılmaz
  • hiç görülmemiş

5

internal
inner
interior
inside

The patient who is experiencing internal bleeding died this morning.

  • içe ait
  • dâhili

6

maximum

greatest
topmost
utmost
supreme
maximal
paramount

The sign told the maximum weight the elevator could safely carry.

  • azami
  • en yüksek
  • en büyük
  • maksimum

7

protest (about/against)

demur

complain

Students were protesting about the tuition increase.

  • protesto etmek
  • itiraz etmek
  • karşı çıkmak

8

remedy (for)

treatment for
cure for
antidote for

Building more roads isn't always the best remedy for traffic congestion.

  • çare
  • ilâç
  • deva
  • derman
  • çıkar yol

9

spectacle

display

During his temper tantrum in the supermarket, the crying little boy made a
spectacle of himself by lying down in the middle of the check-out lane and
refusing to get up.

  • 1 (görülmeye değer) ilginç durum/ilginç şey/ilginç kişi
  • 2 madara/maskara/gülünç durum

10

verdict

judgement
decision
opinion

In only ninety minutes, the jury members reached their verdict. They found the defendant innocent.

  • karar
  • hüküm
  • jüri kararı
  • kanı