29 terms

Tema 2

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All important
Extremely important
Appal
To make someone have Strong's feelings or shock of disapproval
Be a disgrace
To be a very bad situation
Break the news
To tell someone about something bad which has just happened
Buddy
A friend
Capitalize on
To use a situation to your own advantage
Cognition
When you think or use a conscious mental process
Conduct
To organise a particularly activity
Corporation
Group of companies that is controlled together as a single organization
Dismayed
Feeling very unhappy or disappointed
Dither
To be unable to make a decision about doing something
Haste
( too much) speed
Hesitate
To pause before you do or say something because you are nervous
In the blink of an eye
Extremely quickly
Jump to conclusions
To guess the facts about a situation without any information
Lead
To control a group of people, country
Make it snappy
Dues to tell someone that you want them to do something immediately
Make sense of
To understand something that is difficult to understand
Mull over
To think carefully about something for a long time
Over hear
To hear what other people are saying without intending to
Overwhelmingly
Strongly or completely
Point out
To tell someone about some information because you believe they do not know
Premises
The land and buildings owned by someone
Role
The position or purpose someone has in a situation
Sceptical
Doubting that something is true or useful
Split second
Happening in a very short period of time
Venture
A knew activity in business
Weigh up
To think carefully about the advantages and disadvantages of a situation
Withdraw
To remove or take out