quit/let go of (2)
Because they ran out of money, the scientists had to abandon their research project.
- birşeyi, birini geri dönmemek koşuluyla bırakmak, terketmek (1)
- bir fikri, planı izlemeyi bırakmak ya da birşeyi bitirmeden vazgeçmek (2)
If you are riding a bicycle on a busy city street, you need to be alert at all times.
My sister and brother-in-law had a big argument about something yesterday, but I do not know the exact circumstances.
Professor Morales devoted her life to the study of ancient Egypt.
(zaman/enerji vb. belli bir amaç için )
be in control of
Her husband completely dominates her; she can't decide on her own.
- egemen/hakim olmak
- idaresi/kontrolü altına almak
What is the function of that green button on the front of the machine?
When the boss is out of town, many of the workers in this store are idle much of the time.
With the help of swimming lessons, I overcame my fear of water.
- üstesinden gelmek
- alt etmek
The primary reason for the family reunion is to celebrate Grandma’s ninetieth birthday.
The writing assignment is a five-hundred-word paper on the theme “ a surprising event.”