Flashcards in Common easy Deck (37)
The evidence is false, hence, the conclusion is also false
Kenya has beautiful weather and, furthermore, does not have long night in the winter
They are only instances of animals...
We should place greater stress in improving education
To affirm, to declare; to support in speech na argument as a statement or proposition; to continue to say something althought people disagree.
Until his death, Columbus maintained that he sailed to Asia, not America
To make happy or satisfied
She was gratified with the surprise her kids did
A person who actively supports an idea
Martin Luther King Jr. was a tireless advocate for the rights...
to acknowledge defeat; admit that something is true or valid after first denying or resisting it.
I concede. You win!
a disadvantage, a negative part
The total lack of windows was a major drawback of the house
promise to do or start to do a large and difficult project
To attach something so that it won't come off
Please tightly secure the surfboard on top of the car
Animals work hard to secure food for the winter
I reside in California
To move something for a short distance
Please help me shift the table...
Atribuir: to give and event or person credit for something (like a work of art or a speech)
The museum director attributed the recently discovered painting to Van Gogh; he attributed the firm's success to the efforts of the managing director
Corresponder por carta
The prior CEO
The restaurants in this area vary greatly...
The age of workers ranges from 15 to 75
To try to prevent; show opposition to (Dissuadir, deter)
The government's primary job should be to deter paths to war...; only a health problem would deter him from seeking re-election
A small amount or individual used for studying the whole thing or group
The scientist broke off a chip of the misterious glowing rock and placed the specimen under the microscope
the force from moving; the quantity of motion of a moving body
A train moving even the slowest speeds has enough momentum to make stopping difficult
to stay for longer than expected
Some guests were still lingering at 2:00 am
to make to things be logical together
She was unable to reconcile her friend Jane with the murderous character Jane on TV
A small piece (usually left after most is gone)
The dog knew his best chance for a scrap of hamburger...
to try very hard to accomplish
Timmy fell down a lot while he was endeavoring to ride a bike
win a victory over
He overcame his shyness and talked to her
Overall meaning of the sentence
In general: overall, Americans eat a lot of beef
Although - used to contrast two different things
Lemons are sour whereas most fruits are sweet