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memories

things we remember from the past

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kinaesthetic

learning by 'doing' and practicing something over and over again

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contextual

seeing something in the situation where it usually exists

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encoding

changing information into a form that can be stored and later recalled

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intuitive sense

doing something based on feelings rather than facts or proof

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Alzheimer’s (disease)

a disease affecting your brain that makes it difficult to remember things and gets worse as you get older

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a sector

an area of business within the economy, for example: the telecommunications sector

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inherent

a natural part of something, usually a difficulty or risk, that can’t be avoided

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to perform

if a company is performing well, it is being successful

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dominant

strongest, most used

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to escalate (adj, noun: escalation)

to take something to a higher level, for example to escalate a complaint if you are not satisfied with the first response

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to deal with (a problem or complaint)

to try to fix a problem or resolve a complaint

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vovel

samogloska

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consonant

spolgloska

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to relish (something)

to really enjoy something

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discrimination

unfair or unequal treatment of people because of, for example, their race, religion, colour, age or indeed height

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embellish

exaggerate

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premium

extra benefit, extra advantage

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disparity

difference

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eligible

qualified to do something by having the necessary requirements

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high-profile

attracting a lot of attention and interest from the public, newspapers and the media

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alleviate

reduce the intensity or severity of someone’s pain or suffering

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high-profile

attracting a lot of attention and interest from the public, newspapers and the media

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take off

(phrasal verb) suddenly start to be successful and popular

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picked up on (something)

(phrasal verb) noticed or gave particular attention to something being said or done

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niche product

something marketed for sale to a small, specific group

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tipping point

time at which a change or an effect cannot be stopped

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glacier

very large, slow-moving mass of ice

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in balance

having different parts or elements arranged in the correct proportions

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non-verbal

without using spoken language