Presume: to suppose something with some probability or evidence. Assume: to suppose without reason or evidence. Presume is a verb that means to suppose, to take for granted, or to dare. Presume is usually used when you suppose based on probability.
the medical condition of not being able to remember anything. Amnesia is the general term for a condition in which memory (either stored memories or the process of committing something to memory) is disturbed or lost.
After the accident, she woke up suffering from amnesia.
Particles in air (allergens): pollen, dust mite debris, animal dander. Allergic symptoms: watery eyes, runny nose, itchy throat.
to know and understand something, or suddenly begin to understand it
I suddenly realised that the boy was crying.
To glorify is to praise or honor something or someone to an extreme degree. If you like someone, you might compliment or praise them, but glorifying takes that a step further. When something is glorified, it is praised to the highest degree possible.
Amazingly easy ways to get rid of tiredness. How to beat tiredness and increase energy levels: eat breakfast, drink more water, cut out caffeine, eat energy-boosting foods, sleep soundly, exercise, lose weight, manage your stress level.
Engineers are people who invent, design, analyze, build, and test machines, systems, structures and materials to fulfill objectives and requirements while considering the limitations imposed by practicality, regulation, safety, and cost
the quality of being kind and caring for other people
Mrs Smith’s kindliness to my wife was much appreciated
Identical twins, also scientifically referred to as monozygotic twins, occur when 2 offspring are developed from one single egg. Fraternal twins, also scientifically referred to as dizygotic twins, are 2 offspring that are developed from 2 separate eggs.
if someone in authority imposes a rule, punishment, tax etc, they can force people to accept it
The court can impose a fine.
Definition: lacking in seriousness or importance Antonym: serious, sober Sentence: Kim Kardashian’s frivolous marriage annoyed me because I don’t think either of them were ever serious about their relationship.
not serious or sensible, especially in a way that is not suitable for a particular occasion
The court discourages frivolous law suits.
Envy – Main Causes Dissatisfaction (Focusing on what one doesn’t have rather than what one does have). Comparison to others. Pride (The false idea that one deserves a life filled with personal gain and satisfaction).
The country hotel was the perfect place to unwind.
burn the candle at both ends
To work from early in the morning until late at night without taking time to rest. To try and do too much work in a short amount of time with very little rest. To work more than you need to or should do. To overwork without a break.
someone who seems to be the leader of a country or organisation but who has no real power
The Queen is merely a figurehead.
To clamp down on: To take action to stop unwanted activity (crime, something harmful, etc.) The teacher clamped down on talking in the classroom. The government is clamping down on illegally parked cars.
to shock or surprise someone so that they do something to solve a problem, improve a situation etc
The possibility of defeat finally galvanised us into action.
Success is not just the crowning moment, the spiking of the ball in the end zone or the raising of the flag on the summit. It is the whole process of reaching for a goal and, sometimes, it begins with failure