Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

szkoda in English:

1. pity


What a pity!
Never confuse pity with love.
That you don't believe me is a great pity.
His terrible suffering aroused her pity.
It's a pity that hang, ocarina and pipa are so unpopular around here.
But probably I'll be the last, which is a pity.
I cannot help you, not but that I pity you.
The presiding judge was touched by pity for the accused.
For pity's sake just shut up and let me drive!
You lost again? What a pity! > Never mind.
It’s hard not to feel pity for unwanted cats and dogs.
Don't pity me.
It would be such a pity if your blog shuts down because of a viral effect...
Pity is akin to love.
Please have pity on a poor blind man!

English word "szkoda"(pity) occurs in sets:

Fiszki z książki - "Dracula" (Bram Stoker)
Fiszki z książki - "Poems" (Iris Tree)
Fiszki z książki - "De Profundis" (Oscar Wilde)
Fiszki z książki - "Discipline" (Mary Brunton)
Fiszki z książki - "A Book of Epigrams" (Various)

2. harm


If any harm comes to her, I will hold you personally responsible.
to harm
Did the accident involve harm to the environment? / 2. I promise you no harm will come to your daughter. / 3. I want your absolute guarantee that no further harm will come to them.
Mr T (19 years old) avoided conviction for murder, but was found guilty of grievous bodily harm for having intentionally caused wounds.
When I can be of no service to the fatherland, I will at least try my best to not do any harm.
You know Grievous Bodily Harm? Just how bad do the injuries have to be before it counts as Grievous?
What harm would it do, if a man told a good strong lie for the sake of the good and for the Christian church … a lie out of necessity, a useful lie, a helpful lie, such lies would not be against God, he would accept them.
Mountain fires are thought of causing little harm with the only damage being the burning of trees and shrubs, but actually there's a hell of a 'hidden character'.
small individual actions could harm the planet itself
Love affair could harm a politician's reputation
harm is the bad effect of an action or damage caused by the action
harmful substance
At first they think they won't come to harm, although no smoker escapes at least the short-term effects.
All right, said the man, "I don't believe this, but there's no harm in wishing. I wish to know who I am."

English word "szkoda"(harm) occurs in sets:

FCE Unit 3 - the rest exercise
Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend
New Matura Success Upper Intermediate, Unit 8
Różne / zadania związane z ochroną środowiska
Unit 13 i 14 liceum matura podstawowa

3. damage


We should do more to protect the ozone layer from further damage.
Apart from several windowpanes, there was no major damage.
moral, material damage
The new trendy way to drink vodka is to pour it directly into your eye socket. However, doing so could seriously damage your vision.
Due to the catastrophe caused by the huge tsunami, damage was sustained by the nuclear reactor as well as explosions at the nuclear power plant.
Any act whatever of a man, which causes damage to another, obliges the one by whose fault it occurred to compensate it.
No major damage or injuries are known to have resulted from the quake measuring 3.0 on the Richter scale.
Mountain fires are thought of causing little harm with the only damage being the burning of trees and shrubs, but actually there's a hell of a 'hidden character'.
In my daily life I take care in various ways of my body so as not to damage my health.
You'll damage your teeth if you try to open that bottle with them.
I dropped my laptop yesterday but fortunately, I didn’t damage it.
their Facebook profile could damage their employment prospects
The damage is not very big but you will still have to pay for it.
The damage to his car was terrible and he couldn’t drive it again
If you want to have parties in my house, clean up everything afterwards, and don't break anything, or else pay for the damage.

English word "szkoda"(damage) occurs in sets:

The Language of the Law of Tort (UNIT 5)
ŻYWIENIE, ZAKUPY I USŁUGI 4
unit 6 contract: remedies
Unit 6 "Żywienie, zakupy i usługi"
Angielski zaliczenie rok II

4. detriment


He claimed that Members of Parliament spend far too much time on their business activities, to the detriment of their public duties.
to the detriment of health
Starting formal education too early can be of serious detriment to the child.
this wasn't a detriment to everyday operation
An anxious person is likely to be worrying about what will happen if he fails, to the detriment of his attempts to succeed.
For too long society has placed sole emphasis on children's test results, to the detriment of social discipline.
The poor educational policy is a detriment to Japan.

English word "szkoda"(detriment) occurs in sets:

Fiszki z książki - "The Statute of Anne" (Anno Oct...
Fiszki z książki - "Sweet and Twenty A Comedy in O...
Fiszki z książki - "San Francisco and the Nicaragu...
Comminication and Negotiation
Fiszki z książki - "The Educated Negro and His Mis...

5. shame


Shame on you for getting so flustered. You looked ridiculous.
It's a shame that I had to quit my job just when I was getting the hang of things.
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.
Youth is such a priceless commodity that it is a shame to waste it on children.
For shame!
You've brought shame to this family, Cecil.
It would be a shame for a young man to be at loose ends just because he can't get the kind of job he wants.
Recently I've stopped being afraid of "living in shame" and being exposed to "public ridicule".
Shame be to him who thinks evil of it.
What with joy and shame, she blushed to the ears.
Japan's shame, the result of the Pacific War, has not yet faded.
I had rather never have been born than have seen this day of shame.
When Toby made fun of my new haircut I went red with shame.
Shame on you. / What a shame that you did not pass your exams.
In present day Japan, "alchemy" is only used metaphorically; to refer to improper means of making money by politicians or religious hucksters with no morals or shame.

English word "szkoda"(shame) occurs in sets:

Unit 2 Winning and losing-angielski
New Matura Success Upper Intermediate, Unit 4
Moje słówka:)
moje słowka 2

6. injury


I stretch before exercising to prevent injury.
My brother may have to be operated on for the knee injury.
It's a very dangerous sport, where a slight mistake can lead to serious injury.
He received a large sum of money in compensation for his injury.
get injury
I'll take care that you don't meet with any injury.
His injury incapacitated him for work.
An injury is much sooner forgotten than an insult.
The house of every one is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence as for his repose.
You should not inflict any injury on others on any account.
To avoid injury or discomfort, be sure that the vagina is lubricated before intercourse.
He sustained an injury which will take a month to heal completely.
Fear of serious injury cannot alone justify suppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears.
That is so unlucky, he got an injury just before the Olympic Games.
Forget your injury and you won't feel pain.

English word "szkoda"(injury) occurs in sets:

A - Word list 2/3 General vocabulary
Angielski Chemiczny klasa 2 technikum NooBY
Longman repetytorium maturalne słowotwórstwo
various handouts 2
Straightforward 2

7. it's a pity



English word "szkoda"(it's a pity) occurs in sets:

Module 2 - 26.02.2017 - 2EZI
rep ang karta pracy 1
ang. rozdział 2
Hubert_powtórka nr 1
module 2b, c,d

8. it's a shame



English word "szkoda"(it's a shame) occurs in sets:

Starland 2 s. 116 pół unitu 3 i 4
5.2 lesson mama

9. that's a shame


Paul can't come? Oh, that's a shame.

English word "szkoda"(that's a shame) occurs in sets:

Słówka unit 7
Kartkówka nr 1

10. That is a shame



11. too bad



English word "szkoda"(too bad) occurs in sets:

słówka j. angielski kl.6
English matters 4/2014