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oil in English:

1. a bottle of a bottle of

We bought a bottle of milk.

2. oil oil

Middle Eastern oil prices jumped by five dollars per barrel.
Could you fill it up and take a look at the oil, too?
Oil this bicycle.
For you to come out and say that kind of thing now would just be pouring oil on the fire.
This oil field used to produce an order of magnitude more oil as it does now.
If I don't wash my hair for a day, it becomes slick with oil and flat.
I panicked when I read that they expected big protests in Riyadh today, but then my wife reassured me, saying that she had just bought two bottles of olive oil, ensuring our living standard for months, even if oil prices were to explode.
Gambling site lets users bet on which species will go extinct because of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
For things that have had contents with volatile oil like thinners they should be left for a few days to completely evaporate it before being disposed of as non-flammable waste.
Step 1. Heat the vegetable oil (0.5L) (any grease or a mixture of oil and grease) in the pot on high heat, add sliced onions (400g), fry until the onions take a yellow color, then add meat (any kind) (1kg).
Mr Yoshida was born in Yamagata prefecture, and graduated from Nihon University College of Art with a degree in oil painting.
Suppose there was a worldwide oil shortage in ten years' time. What would happen to the industrialised countries?
It will be little more than a hundred years before we use all the oil up.
Heat sesame oil in the pan on a medium flame, add the chicken meat, the garlic and fry, when the colour changes pour in the Chinese soup, add the Chinese cabbage and boil.
As a punishment, the disgraced Greenpeace volunteer had to scrub oil from an otter's fur with his own toothbrush.

English word "oil"(oil) occurs in sets:

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3. is is

Is he sleeping?
Democracy is the worst form of government, except all the others that have been tried.
The library is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Water is liquid. When it freezes, it becomes solid.
From year to year, pollution is worsening.
I'd like to make a call to Tokyo, Japan. The number is 3202-5625.
According to this magazine, the economic situation in Japan is getting worse year by year.
Officially it is his responsibility, but in fact his secretary does all the work.
It is very difficult to persuade people to change their life style.
You cannot enter the museum. It is currently under repair.
My interest in politics is strictly academic.
The government's economic policy is credited for Japan's postwar economic success.
It is because light travels faster than sound that we see lightning before we hear thunder.
Zürich is considered to be a major financial hub.
A good biography is interesting and instructive.

English word "oil"(is) occurs in sets:

Invariably singular &plural non-count nouns

4. grease grease

They won't see these wires under the grease.
That politician won't meet you unless you grease his palm.
Preheat the oven to 230°C and grease a baking tray with oil.
Her hands were covered with grease.
With a little elbow grease we'll have this up and running again in no time.
Step 1. Heat the vegetable oil (0.5L) (any grease or a mixture of oil and grease) in the pot on high heat, add sliced onions (400g), fry until the onions take a yellow color, then add meat (any kind) (1kg).
These institutions are really the grease that allow our economic wheels to function, and we can see this play out over the course of human history.
The boys wore their hair long and greased back with a prominent quiff at the front and the girls wore American-style ponytails.
grease from the bicycle chain
We have to pay grease to stay out of trouble.
I heard she took grease and she didn't wanna do what she promised?
There are grease smears on the glass
Don't forget to grease the vegetables (= to put a bit of oil on them) before you bake them.
After working on my motorcycle, I had grease all over my hands
grease the pan well

English word "oil"(grease) occurs in sets:

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