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abbreviation
abdominal pain
abominable crime
accidentally
accommodation
accompaniment
accumulate
accuracy
accusation
achievable
address
admittance
adolescence
advertisement
advantageous
Carolingian Dynasty
aesthetically
aficionado = entuzjastyczny zwolennik czegoś, amator czegoś e.g. he’s a cinema aficionado
ageing / aging
aggressiveness
alphabet
already
although
ambidextrous person = using both hands with equal skill
ambitiously
amphibian = płaz
the Andes
the Apennines
the Appalachians
the Netherlands
annoyingly
annulment
anonymity
anonymously
anxiety
apartment
department
aperitif
aphrodisiac
apostrophe
appalling
apparatus
appropriately
archaeology (BE)
an arduous task to do
Arkansas
Connecticut
Hawaii
Massachusetts
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Tennessee
New Hampshire
Ascension = Wniebowstąpienie
asphyxiation
assassin
avalanche
assortment of goods in a shop
assurance
atoll
audience
authenticity
auxiliary verbs
Assisi
Croatia
Luxembourg
Moscow
Lithuania
Greece
Peking
Thailand
badminton
baguette = bagietka
Baroque
Renaissance
mediaeval, medieval
barrier
battalion
the Beatles
beleaguer a city = oblegać miasto
belligerent nations = narody w stanie wojny, walczące ze sobą narody
bellwether = przewodnik stada, prowodyr
he benefited fro it
Bethlehem
the Naples = Neapol
bizarre = weird
bouillon = bulion
bouquet of roses = bukiet róż
boutique
boycott of elections
to brake hard (of a car)
a break in an activity
brassiere
breathalyser test
apparently
achievement
brilliant
broccoli
buccaneer = pirate
Buddhism
bureaucracy
Byzantium
Caesar
caffeine
camomile / chamomile
camouflage
campaign
cannabis
cannon fodder = mięso armatnie
canon in literature = kanon
canyon = kanion
cannot / can not
cantaloupe = kantalupa (a kind of melon)
canvas = płótno żaglowe/malarskie
canvass opinion = wysondować opinie
apparition
appetite
capricious person
captain
careerist
the Caribbean Sea
the Tyrrhenian Sea
the Aegean Sea
the Ionian Sea
the Mediterranean Sea
carrousel = karuzela
                                luggage ~ = okrężny przenośnik bagażowy (airport)
cartilage = chrząstka
cartridge = kartridż, nabój
cashmere = kaszmir
casualty
catastrophe
the Caucasus = Kaukaz
cellular phone
Celsius
Fahrenheit
barrister
cemetery
challenge
chancellor = kanclerz (head of govt in Austria & Germany)

kanclerz (in some European Universities responsible for administration )

councillor = radny, członek rady
counsellor = US: lawyer, legal adviser
chauffeur = szofer (w liberii)
chauvinism
Chechnya
chef
child prodigy = cudowne dziecko
chilli
artificial
Chile
Chilean wine
chimpanzee
cigarette
circumcision
clandestine meeting = potajemne spotkanie
cloths
clothes
clumsiness
coincidences
assessment
collateral damage = straty w ludności cywilnej i ich dobytku na skutek działań wojennych
colleague = workmate
collision
commensurate
commercial
commission
commitment
committee
compassionate smile
completely
conceivably
  the Congress
coniferous trees
connoisseur of food/wine/art
gourmet = connoisseur of food/wine only = smakosz
gourmand = żarłok
conscience = sumienie
consciousness = świadomość
conscientiousness = sumienność, pilność
conscientious worker
conscious person
conspicuous problem
cannibalism
convenient
he was coping with difficulties
she was copying notes from the book
corollary = skutek, następstwo
corrosion
counterfeit money = fałszować pieniądze
courteous reply = polite reply
courtesan = kurtyzana
crescent moon
crevasse = peknięcie, szczelina w lodowcu lub skale
crevice = peknięcie, szczelina w skale
cricket = krykiet (gra)
croquet = krokiet (gra sportowa, nie mylić z krykietem)
Croesus = krezus
croissant
croupier = krupier
crustacean = skorupiak
cuckoo
curable
curriculum
curvaceous body = kształtne ciało (of a woman
dachshund = [`dækshund] jamnik
daffodil
daiquiri = [`daɪkərɪ] drink z rumu z cytryną, cukrem i lodem
weird
damage
deceitful
deciduous trees
caesarean section
old age decrepitude = zniedołężnienie starcze
definitely
deleterious effect = szkodliwy wpływ/skutek
deliberately
delicious
delineate a border = wytyczyć granicę
delinquency
department
dependant = osoba na czyimś utrzymaniu
I’m dependent on my parents for help
descendant
describe
desert = pustynia
desert the army = zdezerterować
dessert = deser
desserts = zasługi
he was desirous of success
despair
desperately
development
infringement of one’s rights = naruszenie czyichś praw
postponement
embarrassment
commencement of an action
disappointment
equipment
acknowledgements
involvement
colloquial
colonel
colossally
dexterous craftsman = zręczny rzemieślnik
diarrhoea
dietician
dilemma
diligently
diphthong
disastrous consequences
discernible truth
divide
drunkenness
stubbornness
dumbbells = hantle
duodenum = dwunastnica
dutiful person = obowiązkowa osoba
eccentricity
ecclesiastic
ecstasy
Edinburgh
effervescent tablets = tabletki musujące
efficacious cure – skuteczny lek
Egyptians
eighth
twelfth
fortieth
forty
she was embodying all my values
emphasise
encumbrance = utrudnienie
enrolment for the course
king and his entourage
entrepreneurial skills = zdolności w biznesie
erroneous answer
etiquette = etykieta (of manners)
the Euphrates = Eufrat
the Ganges = Ganges
the Tigris = Tygrys
the Seine = Sekwana
the Tiber = Tybr
the Danube = Dunaj
the Elbe = Łaba
the Neisse = Nysa
evanescent grace = ulotny wdzięk
exaggerate
excessiveness
excision of an ulcer = wycięcie wrzoda
existence
expenditure
explicitly
extraneous noise = [eks`treɪnɪəs] hałas z zewnątrz, ~~problems = problemy nas nie dotyczące
extremely
famous
fiancé = narzeczony
fiancée = narzeczona
Florentine art – sztuka florencka
flu
focused. focussed
foresight
forfeit documents = forge
fulfilment (BE)
fulfillment (AE)
funereal atmosphere = grobowy nastrój
corporeal existence = istnienie cielesne , e.g., angels don’t have ~
funeral wreath = wiązanka pogrzebowa (of flowers)
giraffe
Golgotha
gorilla
guerrilla = partyzant
graffiti
grateful to someone for sth
grievous harm = wielka krzywda
gruesome murder = makabryczne morderstwo
guarantee
guinea pig
gynaecologist
haemorrhage (BE)
happiness
sexual harassment
heather
hedgehog
height
width
length
hippie movement
Hitlerite crimes
humorist
ignominious act = haniebny czyn
immediately
impeccable = nieskalany
impetuous
inaccessible
inaccuracies
inappropriateness
incongruous colours = gryzące się kolory
indigenous plants
influential
ingenious person = [ɪn`dʒi:njəs] pomysłowa ,wynalazcza osoba
ingenuous smile = [ɪn`dʒenjuəs] szczery, niewinny uśmiech
innocuous snakes
instalment buying = kupowanie na raty
instantaneously = immediately
multiple intelligences = inteligencja wieloraka
interpret
irreconcilable differences
irregularly
irreplaceable person
irresistible desire
it impedes development = spowalnia rozwój
judgement (BE) = judgment (AE)
kangaroo
keenness
labyrinth
lackadaisical = apatyczny, nieciekawy e.g., a approach to one’s task, a plot in a book
liaison = związek, współpraca

łączność e.g. a ~ officer = oficer łącznikowy

an affair = romans

licentiate
lieutenant
colonel
sergeant
likelihood
lingerie
liqueur = likier
liquor = wysokoprocentowy alkohol
liquefy
Liverpudlian = liwerpulczuk
loose manners
lose time
Mancunian = mieszkaniec Manchesteru
Luxembourger
the Maldives = Malediwy
Manhattan
manoeuvre
Margaret Thatcher
the Mariana Trench = Rów Mariański
Masurian lakes = jeziora mazurskie
Silesia = Śląsk
marvellous (BE)
mayor
millennium
millionaire
millions
miscellaneous sources
mischievous
moccasins = mokasyny
the Philippines
a Monegasque = monakijczyk
mortgage
a Muscovite = moskwiczanin
mysterious
naiveté / naivety
feel nauseous = odczuwać mdłości

czuć sie sennym

no one
occasionally
occupation
the problem occurred
occurrence
persistent
resistant
oculist
God is omniscient
opponent
oppression
pyjamas (BE) = pajamas (AE)
parentheses
parquet = parkiet
particularly
passenger
singularly
pastime
pavilion
penguin
penicillin
phantom pregnancy = ciąża urojona
pharaoh
Phoenicians = Fenicjanie
Piccadilly Circus
picnicking = uprawianie pknikingu
pidgin English = łamana angielszczyzna
pigeon
the soup was piping hot
piquant joke
pitiful words
pizzas = pizze (of food)
pizzazz = szwung, energia do działania
plague
plaque
plaintiff = powód (in legal procedure)
plumage = listowie
poseur – pozer
Prague
prairie = preria
precocious child
predecessors
presumptuous
privilege
professional
programme (BE)
pronounce
pronunciation
psychical
quarantine = kwarantanna
he looked querulously = patrzył pytająco
questionnaire
quiescent volcano
queue
raccoon = szop pracz
rapport
receipt
recipe
remembrance
repertoire
rheumatism
rhinoceros
Romanesque architecture
roulette
rucksack
rudeness
sandwich
satellite dish
scissors
the Sea of Galilee = Jezioro Genezaret
separately
the Seychelles
Seychellois beaches – plaże seszelskie
Shakespearean
sheriff
shopaholic
workaholic
shortness
silliness
similarly
singularly
simplified
sincerely
sizable / sizeable
sovereignty = suwerenność
spectacularly
spittoon
spontaneity
stubbornness
police surveillance = nadzór policyjny
he lives in squalor = żyje w brudzie
tariff = opłata
tattooed body
teetotaller
tempestuous sea
the Ten Commandments
thatched roof
thoroughly
through
throughout
tidily
tidying her room
tiptoeing her room
toboggan
four tonnes / tons = cztery tony
tonsillitis
tourniquet = [`tuənɪkeɪ] opaska zaciskająca

bramka obrotowa

tranquilisers / tranquillisers
transient beauty = ulotne piękno
twilight
tycoon = magnat, potentat
tyranny
typically
unbelievably
unbridgeable differences
undoubtedly
unfortunately
unnoticeably
unpronounceable
until
vacuum cleaner
vehicle
venetian art = sztuka wenecka
vengeance
Viennese waltzes
vigour
voyeur
warranty (AE)
guarantee (BE)
weird = bizarre
wilful damage = umyslna szkoda
yoghurt
gossamer
bosom
arthritis
fulfil one’s ambitions