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1

to gradually begin to like/know / understand someone or something

polyubyty kohos
piznaty kohos
porozumity komus

to get to like / know / understand somebody something

It'll take a while for you to get to know everyone.

After a while, I got to like him.

2

провести громадський захід

to hold a social event

3

запустити / провести курс / vesty

to run a course

4

залучитися до чогось

to get involved in something

5

щорічний

an‧nu‧al / ænjuəl / adjective

1 happening once a year SYN yearly :

The school trip has become an annual event.

annual report/meeting/conference

6

phrase
a few days ago

the other day

Mark called the other day.

7

пересічний

average

8

битися об заклад

to bet

I bet....

9

очевидно

apparently

10

phrasal verb

придумати ідею

to come up with an idea of doING sth

11

висловлювати
ozvuchyty

to voice

12

притягнутий за вуха

far-fetched adjective

extremely unlikely to be true or to happen :

All this may sound a bit far-fetched, but companies are already developing ‘intelligent’ homes.

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1 to start something, usually something big or important :


2 product to make a new product, book etc available for sale for the first time

zapustyty (proekt)

to launch / lɔntʃ $ lɒntʃ / verb [ transitive ]

1 The organization has launched a campaign to raise $150,000.

The book launched his career as a novelist.

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прилавок
ларьок

a stall

15

verb

1to make a serious public request for help, money, information etc

3 be attractive [ intransitive ] if someone or something appeals to you, they seem attractive and interesting

zaklykaty
apelyuvaty
podobatys



to appeal verb

1 appeal for

Church and community leaders have appealed for calm.

appeal to

Farmers have appealed to the government for help.

appeal to somebody to do something

The police have appealed to anyone with information to come forward and talk to them.

3 appeal to

The programme appeals to young children.

The idea of working abroad really appeals to me.

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1 group of people [ also + plural verb British English ]

a) a group of people with skills or specialist knowledge who have been chosen to give advice or opinions on a particular subject

b) a group of well-known people who answer questions on a radio or television programme → panellist

c) American English a group of people who are chosen to listen to a case in a court of law and to decide the result SYN jury

pan‧el S1 W2 AC / pænl / noun [ countable ]

1 a) panel of
A panel of experts has looked at the proposal.

on a panel
There will be at least three senior doctors on the panel.

1 b) on a panel
We have two senior politicians on our panel tonight.

1 c) The panel spent 14 hours going over the evidence.

17

spozhyvannya

consumption

18

money that is paid by a government or organization to make prices lower, reduce the cost of producing goods etc

subsydiya

sub‧si‧dy AC / sʌbsədi, sʌbsɪdi / noun ( plural subsidies ) [ countable ]

trade/agricultural subsidies etc

international disagreement over trade subsidies

19

an additional sum of money, usually paid as a tax

levy / levi / noun ( plural levies ) [ countable ]

levy on
He wants to impose a levy on landfill waste.

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пішохід

a pedestrian