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bored in English:

1. with with


Tom flirted with Mary.
With the approach of Christmas, business improved somewhat.
Is there any problem with feeding my dog ice cream?
I have a lot of friends who are native speakers, so I've had a lot of experience speaking with native speakers.
I watched the film named "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" with my girlfriend yesterday. She was very afraid.
It turns out that that house is infested with garter snakes. They're everywhere.
A fat white cat sat on a wall and watched the two of them with sleepy eyes.
Everything accomplished starts with the dream of it, is a saying we all know to be true.
If God is with us, then who can be against us?
Our city is rather small in comparison with Tokyo.
I think it's a shame that some foreign language teachers were able to graduate from college without ever having studied with a native speaker.
Tom couldn't go to Boston with us because he didn't have enough money.
The purpose of advertising is to familiarize consumers with the name of a product.
Tom is good with his hands and has built many interesting things.
I'm busy with writing letters and giving speeches.

2. listless listless


I feel listless and have a throbbing headache.
The heat made us all feel listless.

3. browned off browned off



English word "bored"(browned off) occurs in sets:

Appendixes (consolidation 1-5)

4. boring boring


I used to use Twitter, but then found it a bit boring, so I stopped using it.
I told you the concert was going to be boring. Why didn't you believe me?
People often lie about what they did on the weekend, so their friends won't realize how boring they really are.
If it were not for books, life would be boring.
She found the evening boring and uninteresting, in short, a waste of time.
How boring.
Frustrated with the European languages, which he considered "too boring", Christopher Columbus invented "Columbian", a language so complicated that only he could speak it.
He greeted the man, and came back home, to his normal, boring routine.
You're the last person in the world I would like to see cloned; you're boring enough on your own.
As for physical exercise, although I loathe most sports (I think they're really boring), I do like going to the gym to lift weights.
The work required to investigate that is boring and wearisome.
The emotion they gave me was exquisite, but I could not preserve it, nor could I indefinitely repeat it; the most beautiful things in the world finished by boring me.
At the last office I went to I ran out of work after a couple of hours, which made the rest of the day rather boring.
All of Steve's jobs were boring or not well-paid or both.
She's so boring, don't invite her to the party.

English word "bored"(boring) occurs in sets:

lesson 7 ADJECTIVES

5. boredom boredom


It was boredom that Aldous Huxley considered one of the most dangerous human conditions.
In his boredom he thought of this and that.
Disrespect, boredom, too much time on Facebook, having sex with other people.
that is what boredom is all about
I nearly died of boredom.
I need to do something, or the boredom will kill me.
A lot of her unhappiness is due to boredom.
But summer boredom was nothing like the school boredom that always started by the end of the second
Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, that nothing is.
I am no match for boredom.
I distracted myself from the boredom of my long journey by reading mysteries.