Our policies and systems are getting outdated and need revising, but to try to swap horses while crossing a stream might be dangerous.
When suddenly faced with a dangerous situation, hold your horses - make sure of the proper action, then act.
Packed into wooden fishing boats like sardines, the immigrants undergo the dangerous voyage there.
She caught sight of the tautology that she was looking for in a crowd of other, equally useless and potentially dangerous, tautologies.
When you swallow a dangerous substance, what you need to do depends on what you swallowed.
People crushed by law, have no hopes but from power. If laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to laws; and those who have much to hope and nothing to lose, will always be dangerous.
Life is as a box of matches. Treating it cautiously is foolish, not treating it cautiously is dangerous.
They move from place to place, often change jobs, divorce more frequently, and take economic and social risks which seem dangerous.
Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous.
Just as the female ant after coition loses her wings, which then become superfluous, nay, dangerous for breeding purposes, so for the most part does a woman lose her beauty after giving birth to one or two children; and probably for the same reasons.
Hence one can say that, of all political ideals, that of making people happy is the most dangerous.
Finally, in 1314, these games had become so violent and dangerous that King Edward II made a law.
The weight of the world is a dangerous thing to try to bear. Take only a small fraction, and the rest of it will soon follow - crushing you.
Uncontrolled, these forces may be dangerous and destructive, but once mastered they can be bent to man's will and desire.
English word "niebezpieczny"(dangerous) occurs in sets:English File Elementary Unit 6 /QuizletEvolution Plus 3 - Unit 2 - vocabularyEvolution Plus 3 - Unit 2 - vocabularyEvolution Plus 3 - Unit 2 - vocabularyWordlist 1 Rights and responsibilities
The area is very hazardous because chemicals were spilt there.
All hazardous materials must be disposed of properly
Smoking is hazardous to your health
Firefighters work in very hazardous conditions.
It would be hazardous to invest so much.
We went on a hazardous journey across the desert.
Some of these chemicals can be hazardous to health.
It can be very hazardous to speed up in the city.
I reckon that desert islands [bezludna wyspa] are all potentially hazardous places.
This plastic garbage bag is free of hazardous chemicals.
English word "niebezpieczny"(hazardous) occurs in sets:Principles of Flight - Section D - StabilityPOVERTY AND OTHER WORLD PROBLEMS (14)Threats to environment and environmental protectionAngielski dla Zylców vocabluary unit 5THE ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY- ŚRODOWISKO I EKOLOGIA
The situation looks less perilous, lets go to the shop.
This is a photograph that shows a hatchling about to taste saltwater for the very first time beginning this long and perilous journey.
a perilous adventure/journey; a perilous sea voyage
a perilous voyage across the Atlantic in a small boat.
Trying to maneuver the massive swell, Garrett found himself within 10 feet of the perilous rocks as the wave diminished.
A shark is perilous.
When James P. Pfiffner, a political scientist at George Mason University, compared the White House crises that confronted Nixon, Reagan, and Clinton, he identified a perilous strain of confidence.
The roads in the village are quite perilous, you ought to drive carefully there.
English word "niebezpieczny"(perilous) occurs in sets:words of familiar meaning - adjFiszki z książki - "The Lost Child" (Henry Kingsley)Fiszki z książki - "An Old Man's Prayer" (George M...Fiszki z książki - "Three Sioux Scouts" (Elmer Rus...Fiszki z książki - "A Visit to Newfoundland" (Mary...
I don't like sand. It's coarse and rough and irritating and it gets everywhere.
We've been through a rough patch, but I hope it will have made us stronger.
My job search is really going rough. I don't have any connections.
It's a rough excuse, you should come up with something else.
A black crocodile, troubling his rest, grabbed him suddenly by his rough and heavy foot.
Go easy on Bob. You know, he's been going though a rough period recently.
The mountains, too, at a distance appear airy masses and smooth, but seen near at hand, they are rough.
The bout turned out rough and neither boxer was going to win hands down.
So, players were often seriously injured and sometimes even killed in these rough games.
A wall of white stone had been built along the beach because the sea was often rough
Because I know you went into the bush and you were in somewhat rough places.
Her rough black dress had been replaced by one of fine black silk.
I feel a bit rough after last night. I don't want to talk to him because of his rough behaviour. (Nie chcę z nim rozmawiać z powodu jego podłego zachowania.
It was a rough mountain road, full of stones and huge holes. My hands get very rough in the cold.
English word "niebezpieczny"(rough) occurs in sets:Other / Inne Unit 2Rozdzial 2, słówka angielskiUnit 2 - Sightseeingsłówka rozdział 2 domUnit 02 Dom Podstawa
Dave drove away at breakneck speed.
The motorcycle started in pursuit at breakneck speed.
English word "niebezpieczny"(breakneck) occurs in sets:Fiszki z książki - "Keep Your Shape" (Robert Sheck...Fiszki z książki - "The Little Russian Servant" (H...Fiszki z książki - "Old Quebec, the city of Champl...Fiszki z książki - "A Balloon Ascension at Midnigh...Fiszki z książki - "Mr. Jacobs The Drummer the Rep...
I don't want to do anything risky.
He underwent a risky operation.
Banks charge higher interest on loans to risky customers.
It is risky for you to go into that area alone.
Would you like to take part in this risky experiment?
It's a risky business.
I wouldn’t do it if I were you – it’s too risky.
Chris is in a risky situation in science class.
I think you should consider something a little less risky.
Being a miner is really a risky job.
it’s too risky
It's risky to drive fast when it's raining.
That idea is too risky. You could lose a lot of money.
Which of the extreme sports would you say was the most risky?
The directors were reluctant to undertake so risky a venture.
English word "niebezpieczny"(risky) occurs in sets:THE ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY- ŚRODOWISKO I EKOLOGIAlessons' hand-outsUnity 12,17,21
Her health remained precarious, despite the treatment. a precarious mountain trail
a precarious situation
People smoke to relax and forget their cares, but ironically, in terms of health risks, smoking is far more precarious than either mountain-climbing or skydiving.
The museum is in a financially precarious position.
The world is a precarious place.
Your position is precarious
The lorry was lodged in a very precarious way, with its front wheels hanging over the cliff.
English word "niebezpieczny"(precarious) occurs in sets:Magoosh Common Words IIISłówka do egzaminu cz. XI
There's danger that the levee will break. We have to evacuate immediately.
The possibility of suffering harm or injury. A person or thing that is likely to cause harm or injury. Drought is a danger.
It is strange that a cameraman heading for a war-zone should not know about the danger of unexploded shells. The newspaper company is being negligent in its training.
I'd stop worrying about it and take some action. The anxiety that comes from doing nothing is worse than any danger you might face.
Many of the world's seven thousand or so languages are spoken only by handfuls of living people and are in danger of extinction.
If the demolition of buildings is uncontrolled, a fine city is in danger of becoming nothing more than a concrete jungle.
According to pernickety moderators, non-sentences constitute a mortal danger to Tatoeba.
There's also the danger of unexploded bombs, so they reported it to the police and the area was taped off to keep people out.
The danger of AIDS came home to me when I saw a documentary film on it last night.
On his return the chaste caresses of his wife amply recompenced the warrior for the fatigues he had undergone and for the danger which he had been exposed.
Are you creating for us a future world where there is a greater danger of skin cancer, weakened bodies, less food and fewer plants and animals?
If you're with me as a staff officer then I need you to bring a sense of danger with you to your work.
English word "niebezpieczny"(danger) occurs in sets:Rozdział 4C - przyjaciele