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1

authentic

genuine
original
real
actual

But by now most people with brains understand the documents are most likely authentic.

  • hakiki
  • gerçek
  • orijinal

2

characteristic

typical
usual
normal

Lee battled his illness with characteristic courage and fortitude and displayed a positive attitude to the end.

 

  • tipik
  • kendine özgü
  • kendine has
  • karakteristik

3

concept

idea
notion

When asked for her concept of heaven, the child said, “ A room full of toys and chocolate.

  • kavram
  • fikir

4

confront

face

oppose

I intend to confront that waiter and tell him
directly about his rude behavior.

  • karşısına çıkmak/dikilmek
  • yüz yüze gelmek
  • yüzleşmek

5

disrupt

interrupt
upset

Some parents were angry about budget cuts, so they disrupted tonight’s school board meeting with a noisy demonstration.

  • aksatmak
  • bozmak
  • kesmek
  • (yarıda) bölmek

6

eligible (for)

suitable (for)
appropriate (for)

Because of his high grades and his parents’ low income, David is eligible for some good college scholarships.

  • (için) uygun
  • (için) elverişli

7

harsh

cruel
severe
ruthless
strict
stringent

The teacher has been criticized for her harsh treatment of his students.

 

 

  • sert
  • haşin
  • kaba
  • acımasız

8

remote

faraway
distant
far off

Tired of the rat race of modern life, they found a deserted valley in a remote region of the world.

  • uzak
  • uzaktan

9

shallow

The cake won’t rise very high in that shallow pan; you’ll need a smaller pan with higher sides.

  • sığ
  • derin olmayan

10

thrive

flourish
grow vigorously
develop well

African violets like sun, so they will probably thrive in that sunny window.

  • büyümek
  • serpilmek
  • (uygun ortamda) gelişmek