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Flashcards in Society Deck (15)
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1

to grow suddenly and rapidly

the phenomenon exploded across the globe

2

to experience;suffer

undergo

3

to force

the limits imposed by the physical world

4

easily affected

susceptible to this danger

5

friend you do not know well

acquaintance

6

to develop, open up

remain to be seen as the future unfolds

7

widespread in a particular area or at a particular time.

prevalent among

8

kłopoty finansowe

in dire straits; dire-very serious or extreme, very bad; the dire consequences

9

to contine

persist

10

more than reasonable

require inordinate amounts of time

11

to carry; have responsibility for

to bear the majority of responsibilities at home

12

difference between two things that should be the same

discrepancies in opportunities and salaries still exist between the sexes

13

very valuable

invaluable

14

to confirm; make a person fell valued

validate their ideas

15

similar in size or amount

still paid less than men for commensurate work