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1

abrupt

sudden,

unexpected,

unforeseen

Seat belts in cars protect passengers from injuries caused by abrupt stops.

  • ani
  • aniden
  • beklenmedik anda

2

astonish

amaze,
astound,
stagger,
surprise

The announcement that the factory was closing forever astonished the employees; they had not known their jobs were in danger.

  • şaşırtmak
  • hayrete düşürmek

3

classify

categorize,
class,
group

The stamp collector classified her stamps by countries— she put all the stamps from France together, all the stamps from Spain together, and so on

  • sınıflandırmak
  • ayırmak
  • tasnif etmek

4

complex

complicated,
intricate

Because income tax forms are so complex, many people hire professionals to prepare their tax returns.

  • karmaşık
  • anlaşılması güç

5

consent (to)

agree to,
assent to,
give permission for,
sanction

Only applicants who consented to a drug test were considered for the job.

  • razı olmak
  • kabul etmek
  • muvafakat etmek
  • izin vermek

6

eager (for)

keen (on),
enthusiastic,
avid

I am always eager to read the latest story by my favorite mystery writer.

  • istekli
  • hevesli

7

endure

tolerate,
bear,
put up with

We’ll have to endure a few more weeks of cold, gray winter before spring arrives.

  • tahammül etmek
  • dayanmak

8

exclaim

call out

cry out

“ Wow!” “ Ooooh!” “Aaah!” the crowd exclaimed as the colorful fireworks burst in the sky.

  • diye bağırmak
  • şeklinde haykırmak
  • diyerek hayretini ifade etmek

 

9

horizontal

flat

parallel

level

The surgery left a horizontal scar that runs from one side of my stomach to the other.

  • yatay
  • ufki
  • düz

10

recollect

remember,
recall,
call to mind

I couldn’t recollect my aunt’s phone number, so I had to call the phone company’s information number.

  • hatırlamak
  • anımsamak