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treat
to behave towards or deal with sb / traktować
moral values
beliefs of what good and bad behaviour is /
wartości moralne
rested
feeling energetic because one has just had a rest / wypoczęty
submissive
obeying sb without arguing / uległy, posłuszny, potulny
impulsive
doing things without thinking about them carefully / impulsywny,
spontaniczny
quarrelsome
often getting involved in arguments / kłótliwy
conciliatory
willing to end
a disagreement with sb / ugodowy, pojednawczy,
polubowny
compliant
willing to do what one is asked to do, obedient / usłużny, uległy
obstinate
determined to do what one wants, stubborn / uparty
sweetener
sth one can give
or do to make sth else more pleasant / osłoda
factor
sth that affects an event or process / czynnik
pose a question
to ask a question / postawić pytanie, podnieść kwestię
nannying
working as a nanny, taking care of young children / opieka nad dziećmi
cherished
loved very much and kept
deep in one's heart / umiłowany, kochany, drogi
unconditional
giving to others without asking for anything to be done
in exchange / bezwarunkowy
extended family
a family which includes aunts, uncles and grandparents
who live all together / rodzina, w której ciotki, wujkowie i dziadkowie mieszkają razem lub w pobliżu, dalsza rodzina
squabble
an argument of little
importance / sprzeczka
ensure
to make sure that sth happens / zapewnić (sobie), zagwarantować
sense of belonging
a feeling that one is part
of a group / poczucie przynależności
benefit from sth
to receive sth that will help to improve one's life / skorzystać
(z czegoś lub na czymś)
attitude
the way that one thinks or feels about sth / podejście, postawa, stosunek
blame sb for sth
to say that sb is responsible for sth that happened / winić
coo
to speak in a very soft and quiet voice / gruchać, mówić czułym i cichym głosem
longingly
with a feeling of desire / z tęsknotą, z utęsknieniem
pram
a small vehicle which a baby
can be put in and moved around / głęboki wózek dziecięcy
nest
home / dosł. gniazdo; tu: gniazdko, mieszkanie
vacuum
a place or position that
needs to be filled by sb or with sth / próżnia, pustka
innumerable
too many to be counted / niezliczony
globe-trotting
travelling around the world / globtroterstwo, podróżowanie
dookoła świata
primitive
very simple or old- fashioned / pierwotny, prymitywny
urge
a strong wish to do or have sth / wielka chęć, potrzeba, pociąg
perplexing
difficult to deal with or understand / kłopotliwy, wprawiający
w zakłopotanie
conscientious
very careful to do things properly / sumienny
fulfil
to do what was expected / spełnić, zaspokoić
instinctive
done without thinking / instynktowny
hyper-aware
extremely knowledgeable about sth / mający ogromną wiedzę
na jakiś temat
life-transforming
able to change sb's life completely / zmieniający
całe życie
stable
not likely to change / stały, trwały, stabilny
to put it mildly
to say sth in such away that it sounds less direct or critical / delikatnie rzecz
ujmując
workaholism
working too much and finding it difficult to stop /
pracoholizm
perfectionist
sb who refuses to do or accept anything that isn't as good
as it could possibly be / perfekcjonista
recall
to remember sth and tell others
about it / przypominać sobie coś, pamiętać coś
welfare
sb's health, comfort and happiness / byt, dobrobyt, pomyślność
boost
an increase or improvement / poprawa, wzrost
mutually
felt or done equally by two or more people / wzajemnie, obopólnie,
obustronnie
diminish
to reduce in size, importance
or intensity / zmniejszać się, maleć
mere
simple, ordinary, least / zwykły; sam
party
one of the people involved
in a particular situation (discussion, agreement,
disagreement) / strona, osoba zainteresowana
bitterness
feeling of disappointment and anger / gorycz, rozżalenie, uraza
resentment
feeling of bitterness and anger / obraza, uraza, pretensja, złość
estrangement
being distant and not communicating with others / oziębienie
stosunków, odsunięcie się od siebie
bereavement
the sorrow one feels when sb close to them dies / osierocenie, żałoba
bond
a strong connection and feeling of love and friendship shared between people / więź
re-establish contact
to start communicating or having contact with sb again / ponownie
nawiązać kontakt, odnowić stosunki
puzzling
confusing / zastanawiający,
intrygujący, wprawiający w zakłopotanie
hostile
unfriendly and aggressive to others / wrogi
dreamy
looking as if one is not paying attention to things around them but
thinking of sth pleasant / rozmarzony
beaming
(of a smile) happy, proud, big / promienny (o uśmiechu)
mode
a particular style / styl, sposób
physique
the shape and size of one's
body / budowa ciała, muskulatura
incurable
having a particular quality or attitude which will not change /
nieuleczalny
doting
showing a lot of love for sb else / czuły, opiekuńczy
confirmed
having a certain habit or belief that is unlikely to change / zatwardziały,
niepoprawny, nałogowy
bachelor
a man who has never married / kawaler
absent-minded
forgetful,
not paying enough attention / roztargniony
happy-go-lucky
enjoying life and not worrying about the future, carefree /
beztroski, niefrasobliwy
extrovert
very active, lively and friendly towards others / ekstrawertyczny
reckless
acting carelessly,
not thinking about the consequences / brawurowy, ryzykancki, lekkomyślny
spendthrift
one who spends too much money / rozrzutnik
nuclear family
a family that
consists of only the father, mother and children / najbliższa rodzina, składająca się jedynie z matki, ojca
i dzieci
blood relative
sb related to you by birth / krewny, członek rodziny
relative by marriage
sb related to you
by marriage / powinowaty
brother-in-law
the brother of a woman's husband or a man's wife,
or the man married to one's sister / szwagier
great uncle
grandfather's
or grandmother's brother / brat dziadka lub babci, stryjeczny lub cioteczny dziadek
niece
the daughter of your brother or sister or your husband's/wife's brother or sister / siostrzenica, bratanica
stepmother
a woman who has married sb's father after the death or divorce of their mother / macocha
half brother
a boy or man who has either the same mother or same father as sb else / brat przyrodni
professional prospects
chances of success in one's career / perspektywy zawodowe
financial security
a sense of welfare, no worries about money problems / zabezpieczenie finansowe
maturity
being fully developed, both in one's personality and emotions / dojrzałość
empathy
the ability to share sb
else's feelings as if they were your own / empatia
devotion
great love, affection and commitment / oddanie, poświęcenie
spouse
the person one is married to /
małżonek, małżonka
dismal
sad and depressing / fatalny
protracted
lasting longer than usual, lengthy / przedłużający się
misery
great unhappiness / nieszczęście, niedola, nędza
drift apart
(of two people) to slowly pull away from each other
emotionally / oddalić się od siebie (emocjonalnie)
tie the knot
to get married / pobrać się
frown upon
to disapprove
of sth / nie pochwalać
cohabit
to live together without being married / mieszkać razem, nie będąc
małżeństwem
marital
relating to marriage / małżeński
deprived
not having the essential
things in life / pozbawiony podstawowych dóbr
i środków
prone to sth
frequently affected by sth bad / podatny (na coś złego)
embark on/upon sth
to start doing sth new or difficult / rozpocząć, przedsięwziąć
vulnerable
weak and without protection, easily hurt / wrażliwy, bezbronny
marriage counsellor
sb who gives advice to married couples that are having problems / psycholog prowadzący terapię
małżeńską
hardship
a situation in which sb's life is difficult or unpleasant (usually due to money
problems) / bieda, trudności
instability
being unstable / niestabilność
self-appointed
giving oneself the position of leader or ruler without asking
anyone or being chosen / samozwańczy
self-denying
refusing to do or have things because one can't afford them
or believes it is morally good not to do or have them / odmawiający sobie przyjemności, skłonny
do wyrzeczeń