Terms in this set (20)
have your ups and downs
the mixture of good and bad experiences that happen in any situation or relationship-sometimes goes well sometimes does'nt:We have our ups and downs like all couples.
to have no success or make no progress:The proposal went nowhere in the Senate.
taking one step forward two steps back
looking forward to
to feel happy and excited about something that is going to happen-to think about in the future and feel good about
have mixed feelings
feel positive and negative about at the same time
the last thing you feel like doing
look on the bright side
to feel anxious or worried about something that is going to happen or may happen:I've got an interview tomorrow and I'm dreading it.
showing signs of being successful or good in the future:a promising career in law
yetenekli bir bicimde,umut vadeden
positive and making you feel that good things will happen [≠ downbeat]:an upbeat message,He remains upbeat about the future.
unwilling to believe that people have good, honest, or sincere reasons for doing something:a cynical view of human nature
The public is cynical about election promises.
şüpheli bir şekilde
making you feel that things will not improve [= depressing]:The report paints a gloomy picture of the economy.
2-sad because you think the situation will not improve [= depressed]:
fills you with great optimism
makes you feel hopeful
fills you with despair
makes you feel pessimistic
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