Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

szczebel in English:

1. rung

The bell had already rung when I got to school.
I ran to school, but the bell had already rung.
He came five minutes after the bell had rung.
Has the bell rung?
No sooner had the bell rung than the teacher came into the classroom.
The door bell has rung.
I'm on the top rung of the food chain.
He put his foot on the bottom rung to keep the ladder steady.
He was on the bottom rung of the ladder.
Your impetuous remarks about us seem to have rung down the curtain on our good relationship.
Last evening I was rung up by an old college friend whom I had not heard from for years.

English word "szczebel"(rung) occurs in sets:

Friends 8 [20]
Dodatkowe słownictwo

2. grade

His essay gave only a superficial analysis of the problem, so it was a real surprise to him when he got the highest grade in the class.
Skipping classes can have an enormous negative impact on your final grade.
As to your final grade, that depends on your final examination.
Your attendance will affect your final grade.
third grade students
I don't think I'll make the grade if I try to play professional baseball.
The graph in Figure 1 illustrates the differences in the means of total scores for white and black subject in each grade.
Tom couldn't make the grade with Mary; she refused him when he asked her for a date.
His disjointed term paper earned him a grade of 63%. Of course, he was not very logical himself.
All those who made the grade in entering that school could not have done so only by cramming.
I want to study medicine, so I need really good grades.
The definition of a grade is a way of rating the quality, worth, rank or order of things or how well someone performed.
How many grades of petrol are there at the petrol stations in this country?
I’m sure I’ve passed, but I’m worried about what grades I’ll get.
there are too many random factors which make impossible grade people as they should

3. spoke

I spoke
Suddenly the eldest daughter spoke up, saying, "I want candy."
She grinned toothlessly and, after a cackle, spoke, "Now your third wish. What will it be?"
Father spoke about how important school will be for finding a job when I am older.
Then he brought Simon to Jesus, who looked at him and spoke.
During the US presidential election of 2004, the candidate John Kerry had to hide that he spoke French.
The first time, I spoke pretty much no Chinese at all, and didn't understand China's conventions and customs.
In Paris they simply stared when I spoke to them in French; I never did succeed in making those idiots understand their own language.
Every successful repetition spoke favorably for the quality of the first test.
He spoke of sex in a rather businesslike manner, which was how he tried to avoid talking about his problems with intimacy.
When the teacher called on me all of a sudden I got confused and kept stumbling as I spoke.
The lecturer spoke generally about American literature and specifically about Faulkner.
Bill Clinton spoke in ambiguous language when asked to describe his relationship with Monica Lewinsky.
Nietzsche spoke of "Übermenschen," not "Übermänner," so your supermen and overmen can go sit on a fencepost.

4. rank

Apes rank above dogs in intelligence.
Translating sentences one by one is too slow for you? You want to increase your rank in Tatoeba, or the rank of your language, at the speed of light? So this is for you!
Having reached the rank of prime minister, and with the enthusiastic support of the masses, it seems he is able to wield presidential powers.
Look, if push comes to shove I have no doubt she'll pull rank on you to get her way.
In the United States, an honor society is a rank organization that recognizes excellence among peers.
Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.
A recent survey asked 6,000 people in the UK to rank common names for men and women in three categories: successful, lucky, and attractive.
in some organizations such as the army or the police, your rank is the position or grade that you hold. A general holds a high rank, while a private holds the lowest rank. You can say that the general is a high-ranking officer.
How do you rank your team’s performance today? Good, satisfactory or poor?
1. He was promoted to the rank of major. 2. We don't sell wine of poor rank. 3. Someone is missing from the second rank.
Don't rank me. I had a hard day.
Next time, I'm gonna rank him!
a taxi rank
Men are concerned about their rank and position in society.
A daughter of the first Earl of Gowrie was courted by a young gentleman much her inferior in rank and fortune.

English word "szczebel"(rank) occurs in sets:

Rodzaje śmierci i klasy

5. level

Governments usually resort to price control when inflation has reached a certain level.
Hospital was leveled.
Everyone knows on one level or another what is right and what is wrong; some pretend they don't.
Certainly there are inequalities in level of education even within a generation, but there have been no visible inequities between machines and materials in recent years.
Among human beings, the subjection of women is much more complete at a certain level of civilisation than it is among savages. And the subjection is always reinforced by morality.
Essentially it's a one-to-one match, but the content of that match is a level so high as to be unthinkable to an ordinary person.
First of all, the level of the ocean could rise, because ocean water expands as it grows warmer.
On the political level the response was the nationalist and fundamentalist revolt of the Maccabees.
It's very easy to drink potato shochu now that the potato-like smell has been reduced to a low level through use of the latest biotechnology.
The Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency upped the level of the incident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant from level 5 to level 7.
The Department of Homeland Security's primary function is the prevention of terrorist attacks occurring within America and, in the extreme case of an attack happening, holding losses to the smallest possible level and swiftly carrying out restoration.
He sees any easiness as a threat to his masculinity, so he always starts games on hard mode and ends up stuck on the first level for days.
On a fundamental level, the 12 forms of the Chinese zodiac are related to animal worship.
It is a two level style round burial mound, 23m diameter (lower level), 18m (higher).