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1

analyze

examine

inspect

dissect

Someone in the laboratory will analyze the blood sample to see if the patient has an illness.

  • analiz etmek
  • detaylı bir şekilde incelemek

2

attitude (to/towards)

viewpoint

outlook

frame of mind

Rudy came to the party with a poor attitude; he was sure that he’d be bored and wouldn’t have any fun.

  • tavır
  • tutum
  • eda
  • davranış

3

category

class

classification

group

When Jasmine was in high school, she didn’t seem to fit into any category. She wasn’t an athlete, a scholar, or a rebel.

  • sınıf
  • grup
  • kategori

4

contrast

difference

distinction

Everyone is surprised to see that there’s a contrast between Peggy’s eyes. One eye is brown, and the other is green.

  • (açık/belirgin) fark
  • tezatlık

 

5

critical (of)

faultfinding

captious

My aunt is critical of her neighbors. She calls them lazy because their house needs painting and their yard is overgrown with weeds.

 

  • kusur bulan
  • eleştirici
  • kulp takan

6

deliberate

intentional

planned

on purpose

Manny’s pushing me was quite deliberate; it wasn’t accidental at all.

  • kasti
  • isteyerek
  • bilerek
  • kasıtlı

7

excessive

too much

extreme

Excessive speed caused the accident; the truck driver was going nearly eighty miles an hour.

  • aşırı
  • istenmediği kadar
  • gereğinden fazla

8

fragile

delicate

easily broken

When my little sister was a toddler, we kept fragile dishes and glasses out of her reach. We knew she would break them.

  • kırılgan
  • kolay ve çabuk kırılan

9

frustration

disappointment

letdown

Elaine felt great frustration when she failed her driving test for the third time.

 

  • hüsran
  • hayal kırıklığı
  • bozgun

10

indicate

show

demonstrate

signal

Jeff’s frown seemed to indicate that he was unhappy with our plan.

 

  • göstermek
  • belirtmek
  • işaret etmek