Remembering Words

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An, BLANK, is a very large bird that cannot fly but can run very fast.
avestruz.
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An ostrich is a very large bird that cannot fly but can run very fast.
A, BLANK, is o a large male bird with long tail feathers that it can lift up to show a lot of colours.
Pavorreal.
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A peacock is o a large male bird with long tail feathers that it can lift up to show a lot of colours.
I saw a beautiful, BLANK, this morning at grandma's garden.
Colibri.
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I saw a beautiful hummingbird this morning at grandma's garden.
I got all the papers, BLANK, up.
revueltos.
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I got all the papers muddled up.
Please don't, BLANK, those books - I've just sorted them out.
revuelvas.
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Please don't muddle up those books - I've just sorted them out.
Carlos slim is a Mexican, BLANK.
Carlos slim es un magnate Mexicano.
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Carlos slim is a Mexican tycoon.
tycoon
The farmer has a TOPO in his field.
The farmer has a TOPO in his field.
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The farmer has a mole in his field.
The farmer has a mole in his field. MOLE. El agricultor tiene un topo en su campo.
The AGRICULTOR has a mole in his field.
The AGRICULTOR has a mole in his field.
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The farmer has a mole in his field.
FARMER. The farmer has a mole in his field. El agricultor tiene un topo en su campo.
The drain, BLANK, and had to be unclogged by a plumber.
El resumidero se tapo y tuvo que ser desatascado por un plomero. a) stoped up b) all of them c) blocked up d) backed up
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The drain blocked up and had to be unclogged by a plumber.
blocked up
The drain, BLANK, and had to be unclogged by a plumber.
El resumidero se tapo y tuvo que ser desatascado por un plomero. a) stoped up b) all of them c) blocked up d) backed up
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The drain stopped up and had to be unclogged by a plumber.
stopped up
Chava added a couple of beams to, BLANK, the roof.
Chava añadió un par de vigas para reforzar el techo.
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Chava added a couple of beams to strengthen the roof.
strengthen.
Failo makes exercises to, BLANK, the arm muscles.
Fortalecer.
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Failo make Exercises to strengthen the arm muscles.
strengthen.
is the word given to become stronger or make something become stronger?.
Fortalecer.
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strengthen.
strengthen.
Heat the butter until it, BLANK.
Calienta la mantequilla hasta que se ablande.
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Heat the butter until it softens.
soften.
is the word given to become softer or to make something become softer?.
Ablandar, suavizar.
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Soften.
Soften.
Hey man please just, BLANK, your voice.
Oye por favor, sólo suavizame tu voz.
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Hey man please just soften your voice. Soften it.
soften.
Primero ablanda la masa rápidamente. Ablandala
Suena como: Softball
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First soften the dough quickly. Soften it.
Soften.
is a small animal with black fur that digs holes in the soil and lives under the ground?.
topo.
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mole.
mole.
is a small pile of earth made by a mole digging underground?.
madriguera de un topo.
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molehill.
molehill.
Her eyes ARDIAN with anger.
Suena como: S - MALL - DERecho
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Smolder ........ Her eyes smoldered with anger.
smolder
The remains of the campfire, BLANK.
Los restos de la fogata humearon.
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The remains of the campfire smoldered.
Smolder.
to burn slowly without flames but usually with smoke?.
arder, humear.
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Smolder.
Smolder.
The drain, BLANK and had to be unclogged by a plumber.
El resumidero se tapo y tuvo que ser desatascado por un plomero. a) stoped up b) all of them c) blocked up d) backed up
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The drain backed up and had to be unclogged by a plumber.
back up= to cause (something) to become blocked.
He is a, BLANK who works as little as he can.
holgazan.
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He is a loafer, or deadbeat who works as little as he can.
loafer. deadbeat.
Emmy sat down and, BLANK a letter to his mother.
redactó. a) write. b) note. c) compose.
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composed... Emmy sat down and composed a letter to his mother.
To compose= to create and write (a piece of music or writing).
Sandra, BLANK (COM) an email to her sister.
a) wrote. b) noted. c) composed.
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composed... Sandra composed an email to her sister.
To compose= Redactar. to create and write (a piece of music or writing).
She plays the, BLANK in the band.
pandereta.
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She plays the tambourine in the band.
tambourine.
I love classical music.
Me encanta la musica clasica.
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I love classical music.
That name rings a bell.
Ese nombre "me suena".
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That name rings a bell.
rings a bell.
Repeat a lot like a broken, BLANK.
Tienes que repetir mucho como un disco rayado.
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Repeat a lot like a broken record.
like a roken record.
I know you have a new car but stop blowing your own, BLANK.
Yo se que tienes un nuevo coche, pero deja de presumir.
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I know you have a new car but stop blowing your own trumpet.
to blow your own trumpet.
HOW DO YOU SAY IN ENGLISH?: Musica clasica.
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Classical music. Classical music.
Classical music.
BLANK, music.
Musica clasica.
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Classical music.
I love the, BLANK's, sound in a song.
pandereta.
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I love the tambourine's sound in a song.
tambourine.
BLANK, a bell.
Me suena familiar.
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Rings a bell.
Rings a bell.
Rings a, BLANK.
Me suena familiar.
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Rings a bell.
Rings a bell.
Repeat a lot, BLANK, broken record.
Repite mucho como un disco rayado.
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Repeat a lot like a broken record.
like a broken record.
Repeat a lot like a broken, BLANK.
como un disco rayado.
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like a broken record.
like a broken record.
I know you have a new car but stop, blowing your, BLANK, trumpet.
Yo se que tienes un nuevo coche, pero deja de presumir.
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I know you have a new car but stop blowing your own trumpet.
to blow your own trumpet.
is an idiom that means to boast, to brag too much?.
presumir. to boast, to brag too much.
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to blow your own trumpet.
to blow your own trumpet.
is an idiom that means to say or repeat the same thing over and over again?.
Como un disco rayado.
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like a broken record.
like a broken record.
Elton Jhon was, BLANK, in London.
Elton Jhon estaba tocando en las calles de Londres.
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Elton Jhon was busking in London.
to busk= to play music in a public place in order to earn money from people who are passing by.
Elton Jhon was, BLANK, in Mancherster City.
Elton Jhon estaba tocando en las calles de la ciudad de Mancherster.
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Elton Jhon was busking in Mancherster City.
to busk= to play music in a public place in order to earn money from people who are passing by.
to play music in a public place in order to earn money from people who are passing by?.
tocar musica en la calle.
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to busk.
to busk.
Passers-by tossed coins into the, BLANK 's hat.
Musico callejero.
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Passers-by tossed coins into the busker's hat.
busker= a person who performs music in a public place and asks for money from people passing by.
Juan Gabriel started his career as a, BLANK.
Musico callejero.
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Juan Gabriel started his career as a busker.
busker= a person who performs music in a public place and asks for money from people passing by.
DEMOSTRATION ........ There’s going to be a demonstration. A peacefuld demonstration ........ DEMOSTRATION.
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manifestación.
Students took part in a nonviolent BLANK, (DEMO). against the government.
manifestación.
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Students took part in a nonviolent demonstration against the government.
demonstration.
MANIFESTACIONES against the war.
Suena como: blue DEMON
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Demonstrations against the war.
demonstrations.
T R U A N T ----------- Enrique Oviedo was a real truant in school. ---- TRUANT.
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Pintero. Que se hace la pinta. Sounds like: TRUsa. ANa.
truant.
The teacher said. There's been an increasing number of, BLANK.
pinteros. Sounds like: TRUsa. ANa.
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The teacher said. There's been an increasing number of truants.
truant.
to resign... The president of the FIFA resigned after the corruption scandal.
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dimitir, renunciar, abandonar el cargo.
to dismiss... When Mundo's employers caught him stealing from them, they dismissed him immediately.
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despedir a, correar a, echar a.
to dismiss ........ We as Mexicans dismissed Donal's accusations.
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desestimar, denegar, hacer caso omiso, no tomar en cuenta, borrar algo de la mente
to dismiss... The students were dismissed early because of the snowstorm.
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dejar salir.
to dismiss... The judge dismissed the case due to lack of evidence.
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descartar.
to dismiss... The politician has dismissed rumours of her husband affair.
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No dar importancia, desestimar, hacer caso omiso, no tomar en cuenta, borrar algo de la mente.
At 12 o'clock the class was dismissed. ------------------ to DISMISS.
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dejar salir, enviar, despedir, correr a alguien de un lugar. let out: a class, student.
to dismiss ........ Dante was dismissed from his job.
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despedido.
Rule the, BLANK.
llevar los pantalones.
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Rule the roost.
Rule the roost.
In our family, it's my mother who, BLANK, the roost, not my father.
llevar los pantalones.
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In our family, it's my mother who rules the roost, not my father.
Rule the roost.
In our family, it's my mother who rules the, BLANK, not my father.
llevar los pantalones.
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In our family, it's my mother who rules the roost, not my father.
Rule the roost.
ROOST ........ is a place where hens or birds rest or sleep?.
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Gallinero
is the verb to say (of birds) to rest or go to sleep somewhere?.
(de aves) dormir o descanzar.
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to roost.
to roost.
Pigeons roost on the building's, BLANK.
Cornisa, repisa.
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Pigeons roost on the building's ledge.
ledge
birds perched on the, BLANK of a building.
Cornisa, repisa.
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birds perched on the ledge of a building.
ledge
As there were no seats left, Bill, PERCHa on the arm of Kirsty's chair.
Posar, sentarse, parapetarse.
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As there were no seats left, Bill perched on the arm of Kirsty's chair.
Perch.
The budgie is sitting on his, BLANK.
Posar, sentarse, parapetarse.
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The budgie is sitting on his perch.
PERCH.
Do you know any tongue-, BLAMK.
trabalenguas. Sounds like: TON. TWEEN.
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Do you know any tongue-twister.
tongue-twister.
She sells seashells by the seashore. is a, BLANK.
trabalenguas. Sounds like: TON. TWEEN.
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She sells seashells by the seashore. is a tongue-twister.
tongue-twister.
Do you know any tongue-, BLANK.
trabalenguas. Sounds like: TON. TWEEN.
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Do you know any tongue-twister.
tongue-twister.
to resign... Matamoros resigned his job after the scandal.
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dimitir, renunciar, abandonar el cargo.
to resign... Pope Benedicto didn't like his job, so he resigned.
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dimitir, renunciar, abandonar el cargo.
PAGEANT ------ Miss Colombia won the beauty pageant. ----- PAGEANT.
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Concurso de belleza.
pageant.
P A G E A N T. --------- a beauty pageant is a competition for young women in which their beauty, personal qualities and skills are judged?.
Concurso de belleza. Sounds like: PApa. GENTe.
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concurso de belleza.
pageant.
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Concurso de belleza. a competition for young women in which their beauty, personal qualities and skills are judged.
SPELL: pageant.
pa - ge - ant.
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pa - ge - ant. pageant.
Concurso de belleza.
I was, BLANK, on eggshells trying to explain the remark to my wife without offending her further.
Caminando.
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I was walking on eggshells trying to explain the remark to my wife without offending her further.
Walking on eggshells= to try very hard not to make unconfortable, or upset someone or something.
Everyone at the company was walking, BLANK, eggshells until we heard that no one would be fired.
sobre.
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ON ....... Everyone at the company was walking ON eggshells until we heard that no one would be fired.
Walking on eggshells= to try very hard not to make unconfortable, or upset someone or something.
Since Julian stumbled and fell against the tablet, he has been walking on, BLANK.
Cascaras de huevo.
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Since Julian stumbled and fell against the tablet, he has been walking on eggshells.
Walking on eggshells= to try very hard not to make unconfortable, or upset someone or something.
Justin Bieber was the latest teen (BLANK).
galán rompecorazones.
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hearthrob... Justin Bieber was the latest teen heartthrob.
heartthrob= an attractive and usually famous man.
Sebastian Rulli is the, BLANK, of the new TV soup opera.
galán rompecorazones. sounds like CORAZON ROBAR.
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hearthrob... Sebastian Rulli is the hearthrob of the new TV soup opera.
heartrob= an attractive and usually famous man.
SPELL: heartthrob.
heart - th - rob.
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heart - th - rob. heartthrob= galán rompecorazones.
Christine was married, (BLANK), a black man.
Cristina estubo casa con un hombre negro.
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Christine was married to a black man.
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BLANK, your own trumpet.
presumir. to boast, to brag too much.
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blow your own trumpet.
to boast, to brag too much.
blow your, BLANK, trumpet.
presumir. to boast, to brag too much.
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blow your own trumpet.
to boast, to brag too much.
blow your own, BLANK.
presumir. to boast, to brag too much.
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blow your own trumpet.
to boast, to brag too much.
I know you have a new car but stop, BLANK, your own trumpet.
Yo se que tienes un nuevo coche, pero deja de presumir.
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I know you have a new car but stop blowing your own trumpet.
blow your own trumpet= presumir. to boast, to brag too much.
if you have a large vocabulary in your new language, you won't be, BLANK, when speaking.
titubeando.
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HESITATING ------- if you have a large vocabulary in your new language, you won't be HESITATING when speaking.
Sarah (BLANK) before making up her mind and accepting the job offer.
titubeó
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Sarah hesitated before making up her mind and accepting the job offer.
Miss Colombia won the BELLEZA pageant.
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Miss Colombia won the beauty pageant.
The graduation is a week, DE AQUI EN.
The graduation is a week, DE AQUI EN.
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The graduation is a week HENCE.
The graduation is a week hence. hence.=DE AQUI EN.
The baby will be born nine months, DE AQUI EN.
The baby will be born nine months, DE AQUI EN.
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Hence ........ The baby will be born nine months hence.
What will life be like a century hence?. hence.=DE AQUI EN.
What will life be like a century, (BLANK)?.
What will life be like a century, DE AQUI EN?.
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What will life be like a century hence?.
What will life be like a century hence?. hence.=DE AQUI EN.
Manchester City soccer team lost a great deal of games. POR LO TANTO the coach was asked to resign.
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Hence ........ The Manchester City soccer team lost a great deal of games. Hence, the coach was asked to resign.
The Manchester City soccer team lost a great deal of games. Hence, the coach was asked to resign. Hence= Por lo tanto.
Grandma used to call grandpa, (Ch).
MEZQUINO, AVARO, TACAÑO.
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chintzy... Grandma used to call grandpa CHINTZY.
Grandma used to call grandpa chintzy. chintzy.= MEZQUINO, AVARO, TACAÑO.
The boss is (CHINTO - ZYMON) about raises.
The boss is, MEZQUINO, AVARO, TACAÑO about raises.
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The boss is CHINTZY about raises.
The boss is CHINTZY about raises. chintzy.= MEZQUINO, AVARO, TACAÑO.
I don't (BLANK) the Ruth del Bosque's laid back approach to life.
DETESTAR
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loath... I don't LOATHE the Ruth del Bosque's laid back approach to life.
I don't LOATHE the Ruth del Bosque's laid back approach to life. LOATHE.= detestar. aborrecer, odiar.
I (BLANK) all kind of racism.
ABORRESER
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abhor... I ABHOR all kind of racism.
I abhor all kind of racism. ABHOR.= aborrecer, odiar, detestar.
I (DETESTAR) the way Essy always respond to me.
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LOATH -------- I LOATHE the way Essy always respond to me.
I LOATHE the way Essy always respond to me. LOATHE.= detestar. aborrecer, odiar.
I (BLANK) all kind of disrespect.
ABORRESER
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abhor... I ABHOR all kind of disrespect.
I ABHOR all kind of disrespect. ABHOR.= aborrecer, odiar, detestar.
TAKE POT LUCK... When you book a last-minute holiday, you often TAKE POT LUCK with the hotel.
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CONFORMARSE CON LO QUE HAY
take pot luck

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