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obchod; řemeslo; živnost *** v/n U /treɪd/ to buy or sell goods or services The autographs I trade are still the same kind of thing.

trade

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obchod; řemeslo; živnost *** v/n U /treɪd/ to buy or sell goods or services The autographs I trade are still the same kind of thing.

trade

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nakonec   phr /ˌɪn ðiː ˈend/ finally, after a period of time or thought In the end, we decided not to buy it.

in the end

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nakonec   phr /ˌɪn ðiː ˈend/ finally, after a period of time or thought In the end, we decided not to buy it.

in the end

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postrádající (něco) ** adj /ˈlækɪŋ/ if something important or useful is lacking, it does not exist or is not available She seems to be totally lacking in common sense.

lacking

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reklamní/volební heslo * n C /ˈsləʊɡən/ a short phrase that is easy to remember and is used to advertise something or to express the beliefs of a political party or other group Anti-government slogans had been sprayed all over the wall.

slogan

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zprvu; nejdříve   phr /ət ˈfɜː(r)st/ in the beginning before something changes At first, I said no, but then he offered me ten pounds, then twenty-five, and finally fifty.

at first

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zprvu; nejdříve   phr /ət ˈfɜː(r)st/ in the beginning before something changes At first, I said no, but then he offered me ten pounds, then twenty-five, and finally fifty.

at first

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hnusný; nepříjemný   adj /ˈnɑːsti/ used for talking about behaviour and people that are threatening Some really nasty people are looking for him.

nasty

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vymyslet si   v /ˌmeɪk ˈʌp/ to invent a story, poem, etc. Use the words in the box to make up a story about a rescue.

make (sth) up

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vymyslet si   v /ˌmeɪk ˈʌp/ to invent a story, poem, etc. Use the words in the box to make up a story about a rescue.

make (sth) up

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děcko *** n C /kɪd/ a child If I ever have a kid myself, I know he’ll enjoy looking at my collection in years to come.

kid

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děcko *** n C /kɪd/ a child If I ever have a kid myself, I know he’ll enjoy looking at my collection in years to come.

kid

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na skladě; v zásobě   phr /ˌɪn ˈstɒk/ if goods are in stock, they are available to buy in a store or shop If you’ve got something in stock and the person subsequently dies, well, the value literally doubles overnight.

in stock

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na skladě; v zásobě   phr /ˌɪn ˈstɒk/ if goods are in stock, they are available to buy in a store or shop If you’ve got something in stock and the person subsequently dies, well, the value literally doubles overnight.

in stock

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to už patří minulosti   phr /ə ˌθɪŋ əv ðə ˈpɑːst/ something which no longer exists or happens We all used to wear them at university, but it’s a thing of the past now.

a thing of the past

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být do něčeho blázen   phr /bi ˈkreɪzi əˌbaʊt/ be very enthusiastic about something He's crazy about football.

be crazy about

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být do něčeho blázen   phr /bi ˈkreɪzi əˌbaʊt/ be very enthusiastic about something He's crazy about football.

be crazy about

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kvůli; díky *** phr /ˈdjuː tə/ if something is due to happen, it is expected to happen or should happen We arrived outside the cinema before the stars were due to arrive.

due to

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kvůli; díky *** phr /ˈdjuː tə/ if something is due to happen, it is expected to happen or should happen We arrived outside the cinema before the stars were due to arrive.

due to

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odznak; visačka * n C /bædʒ/ a small round object that fastens onto your clothes with a pin and usually has a picture or writing on it. The American word is button. I pinned the badge on my lapel.

badge

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odznak; visačka * n C /bædʒ/ a small round object that fastens onto your clothes with a pin and usually has a picture or writing on it. The American word is button. I pinned the badge on my lapel.

badge