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LACZONE MAJ - PART 1 VERBS & PHRASES

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Section 1

Question Answer
Sod offGo away, odwal się, odpierdol się
To wipe outTo destroy, erase
To disregard the riskTo ignore the risk
Fertile land/soil That plants grow well in (urodzajna)
A crop of something A group of people who do something at the same time; a number of things that happen at the same time
To generate electricityWytwarzać energię
A growing evidenceCo raz więcej dowodów, jakby rosnący
To take advantage ofTo make use of situation, opportunity, benefit from
To bowl over (to be bowled over)To urprise; to surprise or impress somebody a lot; (wprawiony w osłupienie)
To be taken abackTo be shocked or surprised by somebody/something
To scale down (to be scaled down)To reduce the number, size or extent of something; zredukować, obniżyć
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Section 2

Question Answer
To sworn in (to be sworn in)Zaprzysiężać
To hand down (to be handed down)To pass down; to give or leave something to somebody who is younger than you; przekazywać
To be caught up inTo become involved in something, especially when you do not want to be; utknąć w czymś, zaplątać się w coś (np. problem)
To look intoZająć się czymś, rozpatrzeć
To be stamped on (stamp on)To stop something from happening or stop somebody from doing something, especially by using force or authority; (użyć siły)
To be trifled with (trifle with)To treat somebody/something without genuine respekt; drwić, żartować kogoś
Being talked down to (talk down to)To make something seem less important or successful than it really is; You shouldn't talk down your own achievements.; umniejszać
To swamp with (to be swamped with)Być otoczonym; I’ve been swamped with request for my autograph
To be couched in Formułować; The threat was couched in the vaguest possible terms
To be acclaimed asByć uznawanym za
To construe Rozumieć
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Section 3

Question Answer
To be reprieved atTo officially cancel or delay a punishment for a prisoner who is condemned to death (ułaskawienie)
To be mesmerized byTo fascinate; to have such a strong effect on you that you cannot give your attention to anything else
To be penalized forTo punish somebody for breaking a rule or law by making them suffer a disadvantage
To be swamped withTo inundate; make somebody have more of something than they can deal with
To be disconcerted byTo disturb; to make somebody feel anxious, confused or embarrassed;zakłopotany, zaniepokojnony
To be construed asTo interpret; to understand the meaning of a word, a sentence or an action in a particular way; rozumiany
To be staffed byTo work in an institution, a company, etc.; to provide people to work there;zatrudniać
To reckon without sb/sthTo not consider somebody/something as a possible problem that you should be prepared for; nie brać pod uwagę, nie liczyć się z czymś/kimś
To come aboutZdażyć się, stać się(zwłaszcza niespodziewanie)
To set sth asideTo move something to one side until you need it; to save or keep money or time for a particular purpose; She tries to set aside some money every
To set sth asideOdłożyć na bok np jakąś sprawę
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Section 4

Question Answer
To hold sth against To like someone less because they have done sth wrong or behaved (mieć coś przeciwko komuś); I don't hold it against him
To show sb around sthPokazać coś komuś(np. nowy dom), oprowadzać kogoś(nowe miasto, wystawa)
To go down withTo become ill/sick with something; Our youngest boy has gone down with chickenpox (zachorować na coś/słapać coś)
To come in forTo receive something, especially something unpleasant; The government's economic policies have come in for a lot of criticism (otrzymać)
To turn sb outTo force somebody to leave a place (wyrzucić kogoś)
To turn outTo be present at an event; to happen in a particular way; to develop or end in a particular way; to be discovered to be; to prove to be
To die awayTo become gradually weaker or fainter and finally disappear; ucichnąć, ustanąć; All of the conversations died away when the teacher entered the classroom
To miss outStracić okazję. I'll just read through the form again to make sure I haven't missed anything out.; pominąć
To keep to sthTrzymać się czegoś (umowy, drogi etc.)
To get sth acrossPrzekazać coś (wiadomość, informację) Lub coś co się ma na myśli
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Section 5

Question Answer
To run into sb/sthTo meet somebody by chance
To be pressurised into /ˈprɛʃərʌɪz/To persuade somebody to do something, especially by making them feel that they have to or should do it; wywierać presję
To tear sb upTo make somebody feel very unhappy or worried (przyspożyć wiele zmartwień)
To tear sth upRozedrzeć, potrzeć, rozwalić na kawałki
To ring offTo put down the telephone because you have finished speakingHe rang off before I could explain
To throw sb outTo force somebody to leave a place; You'll be thrown out if you don't pay the rent.; wyrzucić/ wyrzucać coś z siebie
To stem from sthWynikać z czegoś
To draw sb into sthTo involve somebody or make somebody take part in something, although they may not want to take part at (wciąnąć kogoś w coś)
To talk sb into sthTo persuade somebody to do/not to do something (namówić kogoś do czegoś)
To push sb aroundRozkazywać komuś, pomiatać kimś
To count sb outTo not include somebody in an activity; wykluczyć kogoś, nie brać w rachubę
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Section 6

Question Answer
To hang around for sthTo wait or stay near a place, not doing very much (pałętać się)
To get off with sbTo have a sexual or romantic experience with somebody; to start a sexual relationship with somebody
To get off with sthUjść z czymś, np. niewielkim mandatem
To leave outTo not include or mention somebody/something in something (pominąć)
Be packed withZapkowany czymś; crowded
To conferr on sthTo discuss something with somebody, in order to exchange opinions or get advice
To be robbed of Być okradzionym z czegoś
To be provoked intoSprowokować
To be sworn in asTo make somebody promise to do a job correctly, to be loyal to an organization, a country, etc. He was sworn in as president. The new prime minister was sworn into office.(byc zaprzysiężonym)
To scale downTo reduce the number, size or extent of something
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Section 7

Question Answer
Fraudulent actsIntended to cheat somebody, usually in order to make money illegally (podstępne działanie)
IncarcerationThe act of putting somebody in prison or in another place from which they cannot escape; the state of being theresynonym imprisonment (uwięzienie)
InundatedTo give or send somebody so many things that they cannot deal with them all. (zalany czymś, zawalony)
To call for releaseTo need something
To laugh offTo try to make people think that something is not serious or important, especially by making a joke about it. He laughed off suggestions that he was going to resign.; obracać coś w żart
To react adversely withZareagować niekorzystnie/wrogo
To shroud inTo cover or hide something
To shroud something in something To hide information or keep it secret
Have a scope for sthPotential; the opportunity or ability to do or achieve something (możliwość)
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Section 8

Question Answer
A midwifeAsystenka przy porodzie
To midwifeAystować przy porodzie
ConnotationSkojarzenie
Man-madeWytworzone przez człowieka, syntetyczny
SpousesWspółmałżonek etc.
To spouseWychodzić za mąż, żenić się
Restrictions onMieć rystrykcje na coś
Contribute toPrzyczynić się, wnosić coś do czegoś
Urban sprawlNiekontrolowany rozwój miast
To sprawl outRozwalać się na fotelu, rozlegiwać się
Make inroadsTake over (wtargnięcie)
Derogatory wayPoniżający, uwłaczający
In moderationZ umiarem
Exploit the potentialWykorzystać potencjał
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Section 9

Question Answer
DoPersue
MainlyPredominantly
ConsiderDeem
OpenOvert
FinishComplete
Take part inParticipate
GiftedGiftedness (stan bycia utalentowanym); gift
Driven(determined)Drivenness
GracefulGracefulness, grace
PassivePassiveness=passivity (bierność, pasywnosć)
CompetitiveCompetitiveness (konkurencyjność), competition
Submissive (posłuszny, uległy)Submission (poddanie się, przyporządkowanie,poddaństwo)
Contribution (thing)Contributor(person)- contribute- be contributory to sth(przyczyniający się)
PerpetuationPerpetuate(uwieczniać)-perpetual(nieustanny,ciągły)
VoluntarilyDobrowolnie
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