TED - Tim Urban

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Terms in this set (...)

workflow
progress in work being done
to pull an all-nighter
to stay awake all night to study or do written work
perplexed
confused, complicated
hypothesis
idea which you imagine in the situation
instant
coming right now
gratification
pleasure to do your desire, satisfaction
rational
base on facts, not on emotion
productive
do a lot in short time
panic
nervous feeling
dormant
not active ( sleep most of time, but suddenly wake up )
deadline
time or day by which you have to do something
mechanism
deal with the problem
spectator
person who is watching event
frustration
the feeling of being upset or annoyed
epiphany
the moment you understand clearly
to lose one's mind
to go crazy ( often from worry or boredom )
to be truck ( by s.th )
to think that something is unusual, surprising or interesting
Plot
the series of events form the story of a novel, play, film, etc.
pace
to walk up and down many time, especially because of nervous or angry feeling
do-or-die
used to discribe the situation in which you have to do something or you will fail or lose.Very determined
Spectrum
A complete or wide rang of related qualities, ideas.
wing it
to do something without planning and preparing it.
have something down cold/ have something memorized cold
to learn, accomplish or know something perfectly