40 terms

U1 - characteristics

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win/earn smn trust
Vertrauen von jmd gewinnen
care for sth
sich um etwas kümmern
to be under an illusion
having a mistaken belief about sth
could/might/may well be
es könnte sein
to dispute
(ab)streiten
misled -> to mislead
täuschen/irreführen
extend = expand
ausdehnen
endure
aushalten
endurance
Ausdauer
occupation
Job
a bunch of
eine Menge/einen Haufen
conscientious
gewissenhaft, pflichtbewusst
genuine
echt, ehrlich
idealistic
opposite of realistic
insecure
opposite of self-confident
modest
bescheiden
open-minded
opposite of narrow/close-minded
outgoing
aufgeschlossen, kontaktfreudig
a positive outlook on life
= optimistic
anticipate problems
Probleme lösen
an enquiring mind
Forscherdrang
readiness
Bereitschaft
craft
Handwerk
to set foot in a place
enter a place
discover sth in an unlikely place
etw. unvorbereitet entdecken
satisfaction
Zufriedenheit
upbringing
= growing-up
enthusiastic
begeistert
going for
apply for/seeking
neglected
unbeachtet, vernachlässigt
it come back to haunt smn
to do sth which negatively affects the future
by attrition
the last to survive/endure sth
stumbled into
to discover sth unintentionally (unabsichtlich)
serendipity
glücklicher Zufall
longing for
Sehnsucht nach
a real eye-opener
see a new perspective
thrown in
included (umsonst dazu)
going to incredible lengths
sich sehr bemühen
lap up
begierig aufnehmen/geniessen
worn out
old-fashioned OR to be tired/exhausted