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Flashcards in ESLPOD [126;127;128] Deck (12):
1

a formal public event with special traditions, actions, or words

ceremony

2

to want to do something

be up for

3

someone who makes, repairs, or sells jewelry and other objects made of valuable metal and stones

jeweler

4

feeling that it is useless to try to do something

discouraged

5

to change the structure or appearance of something

remodel

6

an offer to give a particular amount of money for something, for example at an auctionan event where things are sold to the person who offers the most money; an offer to do work or provide a service for a particular amount of money; an offer to buy the shares in a company and take control of it

bid

7

secret and probably dishonest or illegal

shady

8

honest

on the level

9

to do whatever you want without being stopped or punished

get away with murder

10

to ask someone for payment for something in writing.

bill for (a job)

11

honest or legitimate; usually used in American English

on the up and up

12

to hope that things will happen in the way you want them to

have one's fingers crossed