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1

advise

counsel

recommend

I’d like to advise Alan to break up with Elaine, but I know he’ll get angry if I offer my opinion.

  • tavsiyede, öneride bulunmak
  • tavsiye etmek

2

current

present

fashionable

ongoing

up-to-date

Rita keeps up with fashion and buys the current styles, but her sister wears the same basic style, year after year.

  • mevcut olan
  • geçerli
  • halihazırda var olan
  • şu anki

3

deprive (sb of sth)

dispossess,
strip,
take sth away from sb

Isaac’s mother deprives him of his allowance when he doesn’t do his household jobs.

  • yoksun bırakmak
  • mahrum etmek

4

hesitate (to V1)

waver

pause

Rodrigo hesitated to ask Julie to marry him. He wasn’t sure he was ready to get married.

  • tereddüt etmek
  • kararsız davranmak
  • duraksamak
  • çekingen davranmak
  • kaçınmak
  • ağırdan almak

5

maintain

1 keep up, retain

2 keep in good condition

3 claim

1 When driving, it’s important to maintain a safe distance between your car and the car ahead of you.

  • 1 sürdürmek, devam ettirmek, sağlamak
  • 2 iyi bakmak, korumak, bakımını sağlamak
  • 3 iddia etmek

6

minimum

lowest

least

minimal

What’s the minimum price you’ll take for your car? I can’t afford to pay much.

  • en az
  • asgari
  • en aşağı
  • minimum

7

objection (to)

demur

protest

Our main objection to the new factory is that it's noisy.

  • itiraz
  • karşı çıkma

8

originate

have its origin

begin

start

come into being

The ice-cream cone originated at the 1904 World’s Fair in St. Louis. An ice-cream seller ran out of cups, so he wrapped a waffle around the ice cream and sold it that way.

  • (ilk olarak) başlamak
  • (ilk olarak) ortaya çıkmak

9

penalize (for)

punish,
discipline

He was penalized early in the game for dangerous play.

  • cezalandırmak
  • ceremesini ödetmek

10

reliable

trustworthy,
dependable

Joe Smith is a reliable mechanic. You can count on him to tell you the truth and to fix whatever is wrong with your car.

  • güvenilir
  • emin
  • itimat edilebilir