Flashcards in Lesson 3 Deck (16):
(nothing can alter the fact that...)
*will the storm alter its course and miss the coast?
*Gloria hasn't altered her plans to return to the school.
*Sientists must analyze problems thoroughly.
*analysis of the substance confirms the presence of nitrogen.
*Archeologists analyze ancient civilizations.
*Dave found an ancient civilization.
*Mosquitozs can be an annoying part of a vacation at the beach.
*She annoyed her parents by coming home late.
*no one can anticipate the results of the game.
*they planned their vacation with anticipation
to discover find out
*I try to ascertain if he was telling the truth.
*the jury made a decision based on its ascertainment of the facts
(n) conformity, conformist.
to follow established rules or patterns of behavior.
*you must conform to the rules or leave the club.
*she has always been a conformist.
(The fine arts enrich our lives)
*the discovery of oil was an enrichment for the country
(adj) intensive, intense
to make stronger in feeling or quality.
* the importance of the test will sometimes intensity the nervousness of the students.
* the chess match was played with great intensity.
(Adv) intolerantly, intolerably
(Suffer from intolerable condition)
* any opposition to the rules is intolerable.
* his boss was intolerant of his tardiness.
* the tutoring project is an ongoing program of the school.
* maintaining is an ongoing job.
Potential (n) (adj)
* the medical students have shown great potential to become doctors.
* small spice heaters are a potential fire hazard.
(n) proposal, proposition
* the governor is going to propose new taxes.
* her proposal was well accepted.
* he restored my confidence in him.
* it's beautiful restoration of the old table.
* the plane flew though an area of turbulence.
* the turbulent crowd insisted on a meeting with the prime minister.