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ENG3 Vocabulary Innovation
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to adhere to sth
to behave according to a particular law, rule etc.
to make sth less severe, e.g. "to ... the crushing workload of the employees"
to not keep an agreement or promise, e.g. "They ... the terms of the contract."
here: to develop a relationship with, e.g. "We should try and ... global bridgers".
here: to succeed in preventing sth from coming towards you, e.g. "They ... the attack."
here: to see/recognise sth, but not very clearly, e.g. "The strategies of local competitors are often difficult to ... "
to enlist sb
to persuade sb to support you, e.g. "She ... other managers as advocates of her idea."
to express of represent and idea or quality, e.g. "This product ... our philosophy".
here: to put a lot of effort into making sth successful, e.g. ""to ... relationships with clients."
to fail because of a particular problem, e.g. "The project ... after problems with funding."
to impede [behindern], e.g. "His results were ... by his lack of knowledge."
here: to make sth have a particular quality, e.g. "This book is ... with sadness."
to affect every part of, e.g. "The innovative energy which ... emerging markets."
to use sth for a different purpose; e.g. "They ... their R&D spending."
to refuse to accept sth, to stop sth from happening; e.g. "The managers ... the changes."
to resonate with
here: to be similar to what sb else believes or thinks, e.g. "His images .... .... those he spoke to."
here: to regularly change the job, e.g. "She ... through various product divisions."
to scout (for) sth
here: to search for, e.g. "They were .... .... ideas."
to sift through sth
to examine sth very carefully in order to decide what is important, e.g. "We .... .... our observations to find the most valuable ones."
to encourage sb to do sth, e.g. "This idea ... the company into launching a new product."
to stop suddenly, e.g. "Innovations are likely to ... when no one is interested."
to tap (into) sth
to make use of an existing source of energy, knowledge etc., e.g. "to ... a potential"
someone who studies the customs, beliefs etc. of ethnic groups
the top bosses (CEO, CFO etc.)
a product or a raw material that can be bought and sold [Handelsware]
a person or thing that came before and influenced sth else, e.g. "The company's cheap PC was the ... of its netbook."
a gadget, usually a small mechanical or electronic device
the ability to invent things or solve problems in new ways, e.g. "The problem tested the ... of our engineers."
the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles, e.g. "professional ..."
the latter: the second of two things, people or groups which have just been mentioned.
a period of time you spend working somewhere, e.g. "He did a .... abroad early in his career."
the period of time when sb holds an important job
a (treasure) trove
sth that contains many valuable things [Schatzkiste]
kind, helpful, generous
interrupting the normal course of sth, e.g. "... innovation brings about fundamental changes"
clear, easily seen, e.g. "This is .... from an experiment we conducted."
(usually before a noun) just beginning, e.g. "signs of .... change."
having many facets or aspects, e.g. "a .... approach to innovation"
relating to the practice of helping the poor and those in need; e.g. "... activities"
that can be done, will be successful, e.g. "... ideas".
to be on the lookout for
here: to look carefully for
to be on the ground
[vor Ort] to be on ... ...
a font of information
a rich source of information: a ... of information
to draw on sth
to use sth that is available to you, e.g. "He ... .... his experience"
to double (up) as
to have another use or function as well as the main one: to ... up as
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