When I didn’t have time to wash the windows, I hired a neighbor’s child to do it. He did an adequate job— not perfect, but good enough.
appeal (to sb)
ask for emotionally
Every year, charities such as the American Cancer Society appeal to us for money to help cure disease.
- rica etmek
- (duygusal tonda) istemek
Rick is such an awkward dancer that he constantly steps on his partner’s feet.
Americans usually eat their big meal in the evening. In Ireland, however, it is customary to eat a big dinner in the afternoon and a light meal at night.
- âdet olan
The first lending library was established in Scotland in 1725.
- (şirket, kurum, fabrika ..vs) kurmak
- tesis etmek
My grandmother had the potential to be a great teacher, but she couldn’t afford to go to college.
- gizli güç
- gizli yetenek
You asked me a question, so why don’t you stop talking for a minute so that I can respond?
- cevap/karşılık vermek
vanish into thin air
You gave a stranger $500 in cash to paint your house? How do you know he won’t vanish with the money?
- aniden gözden kaybolmak
In the spring, the woods contain a variety of wildflowers, including bluebells, daffodils, and violets.
The city residents are planning a community garden where they can grow their own fresh, wholesome fruits and vegetables.
- sağlığa yararlı