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1

anxious  (about)

worried
concerned
apprehensive
fearful
uneasy

Thomas was anxious that the weather would not improve in time for the party.

  • endişeli
  • tasalı
  • kaygılı

2

comprehend

understand
take in
make sense of

I cannot comprehend how a computer works, but at least I understand how to use one for writing papers and e-mail.

  • anlamak
  • kavramak

3

convince

persuade

induce

The lawyer is sure she can convince the jury that her client is innocent.

  • ikna etmek
  • inandırmak

4

dramatic

striking

notable

noticeable

Jasmine made a dramatic entrance wearing a bright red dress.

  • çarpıcı
  • belirgin
  • etkileyici

5

frank

honest and open
candid
forthright
straightforward

“ To be frank,” my sister said to me, “ your new hairdo looks as if you had stuck your finger into an electrical socket.

  • açık sözlü
  • açık yürekli
  • samimi
  • içten
  • dürüst ve açık

6

illustrate

exemplify
make clear
explain

Please give a few examples to illustrate your point.

  • resimlerle açıklamak
  • örneklerle açıklamak
  • resimlemek
  • örneklemek

7

impression

opinion
view
image
picture

First impressions are important but can be misleading.

  • izlenim
  • intiba
  • etki

8

inferior (to)

worse

lower

Silver is considered to be inferior to gold, but I still prefer silver jewelry.

  • adi
  • aşağı
  • düşük
  • altta

9

overwhelm

overcome

overpower

You will overwhelm children if you give too many instructions at one time.

  • (çok yüklenerek, çok kuvvet kullanarak, gereğinden fazla üstüne giderek)

bezdirmek

  • etkisiz hale getirmek
  • (mecazi) boğmak

10

thorough

complete

total

absolute

After a thorough search of every corner of my apartment, I finally found my glasses— in my pocket.

  • eksiksiz
  • tam
  • dikkatli ve her ayrıntıyı kapsayan