33 terms

Collocations, Idioms 14, Social World 3

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feel free
go ahead ( and do something)
feel funny
feel slightly ill, feel uncomfortable
get going
move quickly
get it
make sense of something
out of date
no longer useful or modern
out of control
impossible to guide or direct; in a rage
out of the question
not permitted; not workable
to eat in/eat out
to eat at home/to eat in a restaurant (pictured)
cut and dried
predictable, known beforehand; boring
to feel like
to have the desire to, to want to consider
once and for all
finally, absolutely
to hear from
to receive news or information from
to hear of
to know about, to be familiar with; to consider
to make fun of
to laugh at, to joke about
to come true
to become reality, to prove to be correct
as a matter of fact/in fact
really, actually
to have one's way/to get one's way
to arrange matters the way one wants (especially when someone else doesn't want the same way)
to look forward to
to expect or anticipate with pleasure
affair
1. a special occasion
2. a secret sexual relationship (pictured)
behave
to do or say things in a particular way
Picture: The dog did not ___________
ceremony
a formal event performed on a special occasion
ex: wedding, graduation, citizenship
charm
a quality which makes you like or feel attracted to someone or something
cheer
show approval or good wishes by shouting
festival
a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration
hug
embrace; to put your arms around someone
insult
treat, mention, or speak to rudely
masculine
associated with men and not with women; antonym of feminine
neighbor
a person who lives (or is located) near another
quarrel
a fight with words
rumor
a story that has been told but has not been proved
soul
spiritual, immortal part of human beings which has reason and will
worship
1. a feeling of profound love and admiration
2. show devotion to God
look after/take care of, keep an eye on
to watch, supervise, to protect
Example: The babysitter _______ ______ the children every Friday.