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VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT 13-11/18, 1 KA

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Gericht, Mahlzeit
At the opening night of the restaurant we could try out new dishes.
Binnenmarkt
To fight crime effectively in the internal market, it is essential for countries to work together.
abnehmen, schwinden
After the scandal, the actor's popularity started to decline.
austauschbar
These two words have the same meaning, they are interchangeable.
Zusammenbruch
There are fears of a complete meltdown of the global financial system.
am wenigsten
Young people in France are least convinced of the advantages of democracy.
Berühmtheit
Every writer strives for fame.
Befürworter
He was a supporter of free trade.
Erleichterung
It was a relief to hear that my brother was all right.
Pause
After intermission, the quartet took on Schubert's 15th and final quartet.
Niedergeschlagenheit
There was a mood of dejection both in the market and among our clients.
schwären
The conflict continued to fester below the surface.
Bauch
He knows that he's developing a paunch.
Spitzenreiter
Sweden is the frontrunner regarding the percentage of people with a high life expectancy.
planen
The villain plotted his revenge.
Wiege
Greece was the cradle of democracy.
Betrug
The job offer turned out to be a scam.
Gleichgültigkeit
There is a reason for the increase of religious indifference among the population.
anschaulich, grausam
These pictures are too upsettingly graphic.
genießen
We should all try to relish the present moment.
Austritt aus
One in five people support the withdrawal of their country from the EU.
Trauer
At that time he had been distracted by grief.
hinweisen auf
Recent studies point to the dilemma of more and more countries leaving the EU.
Messlatte
We are constantly striving to raise the bar to provide the best service.
Demütigung
She had to come to terms with feelings of helplessness and humiliation.
ehrgeizig
They started another ambitious project.
stimmen für
At the same time, they vote for a transfer of competences to their own governments.
Hindernis
He pulled it off, despite all obstacles.
Mitsprachemöglichkeit
The Prime Minister called for more direct participation at the European level.
Peinlichkeit, Verlegenheit
He turned away to hide his embarrassment.
bis zur Unkenntlichkeit
In a hundred years' time, society will have changed beyond recognition.
fehlerhaft
He called the idea a flawed proposal.
zahlenmäßig explodieren
Internet cafés are mushrooming* all over the country.
kompliziert, durchdacht
Highly sophisticated weapons will require specially trained soldiers.
Notfallhilfe
In the aftermath of the earthquake, money ws donated to provide emergency relief.
zentrale Werte
Politeness and respect are core values in our company.
binden an
The proposal might tie Britain to the EU.
nie dagewesen
We are experiencing economic progress on an unprecedented scale.
Verletzlichkeit
We have to fight the vulnerability of children in Third World countries.
Vertreibung, Verdrängung
Climate change, migration and displacement are interconnected issues.
harte Vorgehen, Razzia
The public demanded a crackdown on crime.
vorrangig
Environmental protection is of paramount importance.
tendieren zu
"Are depressed teenagers more prone to violence than others?"
Rezept, Verschreibung
Pensioners are entitled to prescription-free medicine from pharmacies.
Opferzahlen
The death toll even rivals those found in war zones.
Häftling
They got permission to visit the detainee in prison.
befreit von
A big company must not be exempt from taxation.
brüchig
The ice on the pond was fragile and thin.
als Geisel nehmen
Several members of the hotel staff were taken hostage by burglars.
anklagen
A girl was prosecuted after putting her flip-flops on a train seat.
Anklage
Over 200 were found guilty, but the charge was withdrawn in 167 cases.
nicht genehmigt
He was sent to prison for holding an unauthorized demonstration.
Ausmaß an Gewalt
The article informs us about the rate of violence in US high schools.
Berufung einlegen
The decision was appealed to court and the court will hold a new trial.
Beschlagnahme
With arrests and seizures, police cracked down on drug dealers.
betrügen
There was a crackdown on doctors who tried to defraud the health system.
Betrüger
The police managed to arrest three cheats today.
veranstalten
"We will arrest those who stage illegal protests."
betrügerisch
It was fraudulent behavior to report the vehicle stolen and to collect on the insurance.
Beweismaterial
There is not enough evidence to clamp down on the main suspects.
Diebstahl
The nurse was accused of theft.
Einbruch
By taking a few precautions you can easily prevent burglary.
starten
The first orbital rocket is planned to be launchen from British soil in 2020.
entführen
The pirates failed to hijack the cargo ship.
Entlassung
The drug addict got early release from prison.
freisprechen
The verdict: Five men were found guilty, seven were acquitted.
Geldstrafe
Should you have to pay a fine if you don't recycle?
wirtschaftliche Vorteile einbringen
A better education system would reap economic benefits for the United States.
Gerechtigkeit
The students were fighting for justice and peace.
Gericht
The accused refused to appear before the court.
Gerichtsverfahren
The court postponed thetrial of the men for armed robbery.
Geständnis
The widow was unmoved by the murderer's confession.
auftauchen
A prison sentence is justified, if proof emerges.
gestehen
The man confessed to shooting the burglar.
Haftbefehl
An arrest warrant was issued for the ex-football star.
Jugendkriminalität
The prevention of juvenile delinquency is part of crime prevention.
weit entferntes Gebiet
He comes from a remote area in the Scottish Highlands.
Ladendiebstahl
Alarms and CCTV are anti-shoplifting devices.
lebenslange Freiheitsstrafe
He could get a life sentence because there is no capital punishment.
Messerstecherei
According to a criminologist, the stabbing victim could bleed to death.
Mord
This is a support group for families of homicide victims.
Schlägerei
More males than females are involved in physical fights.
Schmuggelware
Police have intercepted contraband goods valued at 25 million US dollars.
schuldig bekennen
The murderer pleaded guilty to all the charges.
Strafmaß mildern
The government plans to lessen penalties for drug possession.
Straßenraub
The youngster pleaded guilty to the mugging charge.
Streit
You mean the row between the British home secretary and the chief drug adviser?
Täter
According to his own words he was both victim and perpetrator.
Todesstrafe
The death penalty has been abolished in Australia.
Todestrakt
Little is known about the daily routines of death row inmates.
Totschlag
"Man gets 16 years for manslaughter."
Urteilsspruch
After a trial of three months, a verdict of "guilty"was reached.
Verbrechen
Can smacking a child become a criminal offense?
Verbrechen begehen
Can you commit a crime without leaving a trace?
Verdächtiger
It is important for the police to get an accurate description of the suspect.
Vergewaltigung
Can rape ever be the victim's fault?
Videoüberwachung
Only 3% of street robberies in London are solved using CCTV images. ("Closed-Circuit TeleVision")
wahrnehmen
The discovery was perceived as a major breakthrough.
Zeuge
A young child was the only witness to the murder.
Zeugenaussage machen
A police officer testified in a murder trial.
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