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1

abundant

plentiful

bountiful

liberal

Our apple tree bore such an abundant crop this year that we’ll have plenty of applesauce all winter.

  • bol
  • çok fazla

2

betray

turn against

be disloyal to

stab in the back

The prisoners refused to betray their country by telling its secrets.

  • ihanet etmek
  • hıyanet etmek
  • aldatmak

3

comparison

A comparison between Tim’s and Eric’s rooms makes it clear that Tim is the neater of the two boys.

  • kıyaslama
  • karşılaştırma
  • mukayese

4

demonstrate

show

indicate

display

I asked the salesman to demonstrate how to use the camera, but it was clear he didn’t know how.

  • göstermek
  • ortaya koymak

5

dispute

disagreement

conflict

argument

controversy

Business at the store was so slow that the salespeople had a dispute over who would get the next customer.

  • uyuşmazlık
  • anlaşmazlık
  • çatışma

6

distinct

clear

obvious

sharp

apparent

marked

The faces of the people in the faded old photo are not distinct. We can’t identify anyone.

 

  • belirgin
  • açık
  • net

7

exaggerate

overstate

overestimate

overemphasize

I didn’t exaggerate when I called Randall a musical genius. He really plays the guitar amazingly well

  • abartmak
  • mübalağa etmek

8

inhabit

live in

occupy

reside in

dwell in

Eight billion people inhabit the Earth.

  • oturmak
  • yaşamak

9

neutral

impartial

unbiased

unprejudiced

If you ever go to a marriage counselor, don’t expect him or her to agree with just you or just your spouse. A counselor must remain neutral.

 

  • tarafsız
  • yansız
  • taraf/yan tutmayan
  • bitaraf

10

reduction (in)

decrease

lowering

cutback

It seems everyone who runs for public office promises a reduction in taxes.

  • kısma
  • indirim
  • azaltma
  • eksiltme