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poor manners

Is it *** to avoid shaking hands when I have a cold?

bad form

2

1. To refresh one's memory.
2. To renew a skill.

to brush up

3

finishing a deal

closing the deal

4

ancestry

Our boss is of Jamaican ***

descent

5

check again, verify

double check

6

dress fashionably

The cocktail party will be quite fancy. We should all ***

dress to impress

7

start working immediately

We've had enough chatting. Let's ***

get down to business

8

start immediately

There was no introduction. Sam just *** presentation.

jump right into

9

a society that includes a mix of different cultures

The U.S. is sometimes called a ***

melting pot

10

friendly remarks or comments

Part of making small talk is exchanging ***

pleasantries

11

To study or learn by reading
do background reading on

*** the places you plan to visit before you travel.

to read up on...

12

to give or do something in return

We always invite the neighbors and they never ***

reciprocate

13

impaired through disuse or neglect.
having lost agility or alertness; out of practice.

rusty

14

an impartial entity

I'd like to have a *** look this over before we proceed.

third party

15

1. To raise or lift, especially with great effort or force; To make rise or swell
*** the box of books onto the table
2. To vomit (something)

to heave