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not a very clear memory
a painful memory
a memory that's upsetting or disturbing
very clear and detailed images in the mind. "I have a ..... of the first time we met."
Vivid mental images, resembling a photograph. Very few people possess such ability.
a lasting memory
a distant memory
something you cannot remember very well because it happened a long time ago
remember in not a very clear way
come to mind
to think of something
slip one's mind
to forget something
trigger a memory
to cause someone to have a particular feeling or memory " Familiar smells .......... memories of childhood."
refresh one's memory
to help someone to remember something
cast your mind back
tmake yourself think about something that happened in the past
treasure the memory (of something)
to take great care of something because you love it or consider it very valuable. "I will always ....... those memories of my dad."
to say something from memory
f you say something, such as a poem, or sing a song from memory, you speak or sing without looking at any words or music
to bring the memory of a past event into your mind
have a memory like an elephant
to be able to remember things easily and for a long period of time
have a memory like a goldfish
to have a very poor memory