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kadencja, stała praca, tytuł prawny własności

tenure

2

top-notch

top-tier

3

vein or zone of vains of gold or silver; also metaphorically as sth valuable in great abundance

mother lode

4

hard work; grind

drudge work

5

causing one to feel worn out

emotionally taxing

6

the best card; fig. advantage

trump card

7

businessman

,entrepre'neur

8

get a grib on yourself

get your act together

9

to put a strain on sb's finance

to put a strain on sb's finance

10

nad wiek rozwinięte dziecko/ wczesny wiek

a pre'cocious boy/age

11

shrewd remark

astute observation

12

too much enthusiasm

effusion

13

daremnie

to no avail

14

przejeść się

to surfeit oneself with food

15

to criticize harshly

castigate

16

niezdecydowany

wishy-washy

17

incidental benefit; by-product

spin-off

18

to earn a fortune

to bring a bonanza

19

smugness

complacency

20

rebel, powstaniec

insurgent

21

reminding, encouragement; interrogation

prodding

22

sluggish, laid back,

languid /laengwid/ [gesture]

23

allure, persuade

entice

24

solid, bulky, hulking

sturdy

25

mock sb

scoff at sb

26

retribution, compensation

redress

27

lengthy, prolix

languid /laengwid/ [language]

28

clear-cut, apparent

transpicuous

29

food; to devour, to gorge onself

scoff

30

drive sb to despair, provoke

exasperate