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Flashcards in Week 4 Days 2 Deck (28):
1

take a dump

informal and not polite, to pass solid waste through bowels

2

take a leak

informal, to get rid of waste liquid of your body

3

leave the toilet seat up / put the toilet seat down

put it in the vertical or horizontal position

4

soak in the bath for a while

Sometimes when I go to the bath I like to soak n the bath for a while because it makes me calm down.

5

rinse the shampoo out of your hair

to remove soap out of you hair by washing it quickly with water

6

dry off

to become dry or to make sth dry (I always dry off myself with towel after taking a bath.)

7

hang the towel up to dry

I often hang my towel up in the yard to dry

8

wrap a towel around your waist/body

In order not to catch cold it's better to wrap a towel around out body when we leave the bath

9

armpit

the hollow place under your arm where it joins the body (We can say shave your armpits when your in the bath.)

10

scrub your body

to rub something hard especially with a stiff brush to clean it

11

close the shower curtain

to close it

12

moisturize your skin

to make your skin less dry by using special cream

13

pluck your eyebrows

to make your eyebrows the shape you want by pulling out some of the hairs

14

floss your teeth

to clean between your teeth using floss

15

blow-dry your hair

to dry and shape your hair using an electric hairdryer

16

put your contacts in

contact lens (informal)

17

splash water on your face

to make your face wet

18

pop a pimple

pimple is small raised red spot on your skin especially face

19

check yourself out in the mirror

to see how you look in the mirror

20

defecate

formal, to get rid of waste matter from your bowels

21

chunk

a large part or amount of sth (If you want to become fluent in English you need to learn phrases of chunks of language instead of memorizing grammar rules and so on.) (The rent takes a large chunk out of my monthly salary.)

22

concise

brief (Your summary should be as clear and concise as possible.) (The details the government gave after the Geneva agreement was very concise.)

23

auspicious

something which is likely to be successful (The auspicious Geneva agreement has been led to the happiness of people and motivation among them.)

24

gallop

to move very quickly (The new year is galloping quickly.)

25

What do you do?

I run my own business (The word “run” means you are the primary person responsible for operating the business.)

26

in a shop: Can I help you? Do you need any help?
No, thanks. I'm just browsing.

browsing means looking casually at clothes.

27

where are the try-on rooms?

rooms where you can put on the clothes to see if they're the right size and you like them

28

Did you like the movie? No i think it didn't lived up to the hype.

it wasn't as good as its publicity presented.