Flashcards in Maryam Alqatari - Chapter 19 Deck (24):
. course, dog, hound, follow
.To continue with something to find out more.
.He chose to pursue a college degree.
. undertake (v)
.accept, bear, shoulder, take over
. to carry out
. The researchers undertook a series of studies
. Reveal (v)
. bare, disclose, discover
. to make something known that was a secret before
. She would not reveal the secret.
. Notwithstanding (adv)
.despite, regardless of, with
. without being affected by : however
. Notwithstanding, the meeting was very good
. على الرغم من
. Survive (v)
.ride (out), weather
. to continue to live or exist
. She survived her husband by only a few years
. straightforward (adj)
.direct, forthright, foursquare, plain, straight
. easy to do or understand
.He was very straightforward with us
. equate (v)
. compare, liken
. to consider one thing as being the same as something else
.You shouldn't equate those two things.
. Identical (adj)
. exactly the same
.They are wearing identical coats
. empirical (adj)
. based on experiments and practical experience.
. The empirical research for the animal was successful
. summarize (v)
. abstract, boil down, brief, digest
. short description of main ideas or events of something
. He summarized the story very well
. statistics (n)
. number that shows facts or provides information about something
. the statistics show that the weather will be so cold this week
. deduce (v)
. conclude, decide, infer
. to form an opinion based on facts that you already know.
. I deduced that from the book
. Mediate (v)
.central, halfway, intermediary, intermediate
. to try to settle a disagreement between two
or more people
. Ali mediated two people from fighting yesterday
. journal (n)
. book, bulletin
. A magazine full of articles about one subject
. She records her dreams in a journal.
. behalf (n)
. in order to help someone
. I would thank you behalf my sister.
. بالنيابة عن
. compound (n)
. accelerate, add (to),
. two or more things combined together
. The interest is compounded at regular intervals.
. restrain (v)
. bridle, check
. to keep someone/something under control
. He could not restrain the dog from attacking
. colleague (n)
. associate, confrere
. a person you work with in a job
. I was working for a long time with my colleague yesterday
. Infer (v)
. conclude, decide
. to reach conclusion from the information you have
. Are you inferring that I'm wrong?
. compile (v)
. to collect info and arrange it in a list, book ,etc..
. She compiled a list of names
. liberal (adj)
. large amounts
. He made a very liberal donation to the museum
. substitue (v)
. backup, cover
. to use something inside of something else
. you'll be getting a substitute until your regular teacher is feeling better
. guidelines (n)
. A-line, affine
. advice on what to do about something
. I will give my sister a guideline if she doing something wrong
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