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1

a series of TV stories about the lives of an imaginary group of people.

Dt.: Seifenoper

soap opera

2

strong enough to deal with difficult situations.

Dt.: robust

tough

3

angry and showing you want to fight or argue with sb.

Dt.aggressiv

aggressive

4

a gentle part of your character.

Dt. eine weiche Seite

a soft side

5

helping or encouraging sb.

Dt.: unterstützend

supportive

6

if you are _______ other
people have a good opinion of you.

Dt.: angesehen

respected

7

the ability to make good decisions based on your experience and knowledge.

Dt.: Weisheit, Klugheit

wisdom

8

the main bad character in a story

Dt.: Verbrecher, Ganove

villain

9

thinking you are better than
others and behaving in a way that is too
confident.

Dt,: arrogant

arrogant

10

a person who does not tell the truth.

Dt.: Lügner

liar

11

control or influence sb,
often in a dishonest way

Dt.: jdn. manipulieren

manipulate sb

12

very determined to do what
you want to do.

Dt.: willensstark

strong-willed

13

want sth very much

Dt.: sich nach etw. sehnen

long for sth

14

the freedom to organize
your life and make decisions without
help from others.

Dt.: Unabhängigkeit, Selbstständigkeit

independence

independent ADJ.

15

an ___________ Person
likes disagreeing with others

Dt.: streitsüchtig

argumentative

16

often in an angry mood.

Dt. schlecht gelaunt

bad-tempered

17

get involved in a situation
and try to influence the way it develops,
although you have no right to do this

Dt.: einmischen

interfere (in sth)

18

If you _________________, you are interfering in sth.

Dt.: seine Nase in etwas stecken

poke your nose into sth

19

Word focus

Character has different meanings.
1 a person in a book, film, play, etc.:
The doctor is an important character
in the film.
2 the set of qualities that make a
person who they are: Honesty is an essential part of his character.
A figure is someone who is important in some way: a key political figure.