That knife wasn't sharp and I couldn't cut the meat with it, so I resorted to using my pocket knife.
I have a hard time seeing the logic of this latest decision of his. He just isn't as sharp as he used to be.
Nobody anticipated such a sharp decline in interest rates.
He was on the verge of revealing the secret when a sharp look from Martha shut him up.
Its sharp claws began to open and close, open and close.
A sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.
In the kitchen, you're more apt to cut yourself with a dull knife than with a sharp one.
This may be because of a change in people's attitude toward marriage and the sharp increase of fast food restaurants and convenience stores which are open 24 hours a day and enable young people to live more easily.
What Alice, waiting for a reply, was faced with was a sudden howl. It was a resounding noise, sharp as to burst her ear drums, loud as to reach unto the heavens.
Dad, should I poke Rod with a sharp thing like the mouse did?
Sharp knife, sharp pain, sharp criticism, to be a bit sharp with people, sharp turn, sharp tongue
The economic and financial crisis also brought a sharp fall in world trade.
What time of day are you at your sharpest?
There is data indicating a sharp increase in seizures of falsified medicines by customs.
Inglés palabraostry"(sharp) ocurre en conjuntos:Angielskie słownictwo - zestaw 2Małgosia Wojtkowiak Robin Hood 4(Karol) stopniowanie przymiotnikówbuilder, unit 6, Electronic DevicesANGIELSKI justyna zeszyt - fiszki part 4
Inglés palabraostry"(crisped) ocurre en conjuntos:Fiszki z książki - "The Serf" (Guy Thorne)Fiszki z książki - "She" (H. Rider Haggard)Fiszki z książki - "Poems" (Nora May French)Fiszki z książki - "Woman" (Magdeleine Marx)Fiszki z książki - "Sisters" (Grace May North)
acute respiratory distress
For men who are single parents, the issue is especially acute.
But what if your anxiety is sustained and acute?
Forecasters classified it a bomb cyclone for its acute drop in atmospheric pressure.
This city will suffer from an acute water shortage unless it rains soon.
An acute lack of funds is holding up the plan.
How did it go? "They said it was acute appendicitis."
I am touched by the girl's acute sensitivity.
Communities afflicted with acute destitution are additionally confronted with illiteracy, life in appalling conditions and infectious diseases decimating the indigenous populations.
The problem is most acute in...
The question of world hunger will become much more acute
Grace has acute alcohol poisoning
He's a chain-smoker. He suffers acute anxiety if he has to last for an hour without a cigarette
She felt acute embarrassment/anxiety/concern at his behaviour.
Inglés palabraostry"(acute) ocurre en conjuntos:Crisis management - market leader unit 11A field guide to the british - introductionUnit 1. Contemporary diseases and disordersmatura rozszerzona vocabulary - AFiszki z książki - "Neither Dorking Nor The Abbey"...
David has a keen interest in aesthetics — the qualities that make a painting, sculpture, musical composition, or poem pleasing to the eye, ear, or mind.
keen on something
A fence between makes love more keen.
Competition is very keen in the car industry.
Boeing, which builds more than half the world's commercial airliners, is understandably keen to draw attention to what can go wrong besides planes.
Japanese parents are not keen to talk about their own children.
bank was keen to build long term customer thrust.
They were very keen to start work as soon as possible.
She always look for extra work to do- she's very keen.
a. The butcher’s keen knife cut through the meat.
As a keen cyclist I am especially pleased by the provisions for carrying bicycles on the train.
They were very keen to start work as soon as possible.; Joan wanted to go to a movie but I wasn't keen (= I didn't want to go).; She's a keen tennis player.; She's keen on (playing) tennis.
meets a unique set of obstacles, but Campbell’s keen insight was that the outline of these stories is
He has become keen on Italian food since visiting Rome.
Hounds hunt by their keen scent.
Inglés palabraostry"(keen) ocurre en conjuntos:Intermediate English File Rozdział 6 cinema, the bodywords of familiar meaning - adjFiszki z książki - "Fenwick's Career" (Mrs. Humphr...Fiszki z książki - "The Blue Poetry Book 7th.Ed." ...English- unit 2 (travelling)
Tom can't stand the hot and muggy summers here, so he heads for the mountains.
Knowing how to hot wire a car may come in handy someday.
He led his men and horses over snowy mountains and down into hot valleys.
Japanese people are fortunate to live in a land with natural hot springs.
I remember having a hot discussion about the matter with him.
Aya likes intense colors, such as hot pink, electric blue and deep purple.
During the hot season, my son's skin breaks out easily.
Don't pour hot water into the glass or it will crack.
After a hard day's work, a man can do with a good, hot meal.
One hot summer afternoon, John and Dan were cutting the long grass.
Women like men the way they like their coffee: strong and hot to keep them awake all night long.
Hot weather will continue, so please watch out for food poisoning.
The new Prada boots are so hot all the stores are sold out and there is a waiting list for them!
The request became a hot political issue in the presidential campaign.
Inglés palabraostry"(hot) ocurre en conjuntos:Longman 6. Żywienie cz. 4dwie drugie kolumny z jedzeniaMacmillan repetytorium 2015 - 06 Żywienie (basic o...longman repetytorium podstawowe, dział VI - żywienieprzymiotniki opisujące jedzenie cz.1
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Every now and then I like to have hot and spicy food.
Make it as spicy as you can.
A dish can be spicy without being hot.
You shouldn't eat anything spicy.
My stomach is often a bit upset after eating spicy food.
Not too spicy.
I always eat spicy food. I love chilli. / 2. Mexican food is very spicy.
A four-year-old American tourist was disappointed to realize that, in fact, the Sichuan province is not entirely made of spicy beef, in spite of its famously piquant cuisine.
It's strange that people in hot climate zones eat spicy things like curry.
I ate a spicy pizza yesterday.
We am crazy about spicy dishes
The soup was so spicy, it burnt Murray's tongue and made his eyes water.
Would you like some pasta with a spicy tomato sauce? Would you like some pasta with a spicy tomato sauce?
I want to eat a spicy chicken in a big plate!
Inglés palabraostry"(spicy) ocurre en conjuntos:longman - żywienie i zakupy (roz)Sky High przymiotniki określające jedzenieUnit 6 - Żywienie, Zakupy i UsługiŻywienie1 Longman matura b2ŻYWIENIE, ZAKUPY I USŁUGI 1
I never knew her to be strident about politics or anything.
Garish display signs blazed everywhere, much brighter and more strident than the ones higher up.
Inglés palabraostry"(strident) ocurre en conjuntos:Fiszki z książki - "Cricket Songs" (Norman Gale)Fiszki z książki - "The Big Engine" (Fritz Leiber)Fiszki z książki - "Desert Air 1905" (Robert Hichens)Fiszki z książki - "Man's Best Friend" (Evelyn E. ...Fiszki z książki - "The Sea Fogs" (Robert Louis St...
In severe cases, cracks can form or it can snap apart.
There is a severe shortage of water in this city, so we must give up having a bath occasionally.
The stages of psychosexual development—oral, anal, phallic, latent, and genital—turn out to be one big Freudian slip, betraying severe anal retention on the part of the taxonomist.
Company A is trying to play us off against Company B in a severe price-war.
Happy him who with ease can steer, from grave to gay, from lively to severe.
Major Cold: It's the day of the year that the cold is most severe, but you could also say that Spring is just coming around the corner.
A cute kitten can make a giggling mess even out of the most severe übermensch.
Holding the Olympics where there's severe atmospheric pollution gives rise to a great risk for athletes.
This is a school for children with severe learning difficulties. In parts of Africa there is a severe food/water shortage. There is expected to be a severe frost tonight. Severe cutbacks in public spending have been announced.
My condition is so severe that I have to go to hospital. The severe winter killed all of our farm animals.
20 patients suffered from severe side effects. These effects were caused by medicines not connected with the study.
However, he is very severe to those pupils who do not want to study and dislikes those who are arrogant and conceited.
I burned my hand in the hot water. It was pretty severe, so I went to the hospital.
Stalls also can occur at unusually high speeds in severe turbulence or in low level wind shear
Inglés palabraostry"(severe) ocurre en conjuntos:New English File - część 1.
During the Depression in the 1930's, many wealthy people lost everything in the stock market crash.
The stock market crash of October 1987 in New York is still vividly remembered.
Tom called the students back into the room to tell them about the plane crash.
My computer crashed.
This movie is about a poor girl who gets mistaken for the daughter of a rich man in the confusion following a train crash.
If my plane doesn't crash, and if I do not get kidnapped by organ thieves, I will drop you a line at the beginning of the week.
Boeing's safety experts have joined others in the industry to form an international task force to try to eliminate one particular kind of air crash known as controlled flight into terrain, CFIT.
We're taking a crash course in first aid before our two-week trek through the mountains.
The current rate is about one airplane crash every two weeks, measuring all serious accidents to all types of transport jets.
The U.S. economy shrugged off the '87 Crash.
the computer crash during the thundestorm (dejó de fincionar zurante la tormenta)
His computer crashed and now he has lost all his work.
Somebody tried to crash the party, but we didn't let him in.
We saw a car crash in our street, but nobody was hurt.
Culture is like a parachute: if you don't have it, you crash.
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When I was asked by an old man where the church was, I pointed it out.
The teacher pointed her finger at me and asked me to go with her.
Mistakes in the printing should be pointed out at once.
He pointed out that the plan would cost a lot of money.
That report was important because it pointed out all the errors the committee had made.
And he pointed to a bunch of high grass.
He pointed out how important it is to observe the law.
The police officer pointed his pistol at the criminal, who, in turn, held his pistol directly pointed at the officer. Neither had the advantage, the position was a stalemate.
The girl snapped up the package and pointed to a little old man standing beside her.
As children are known to emulate the values of adults, it is often pointed out such "education mamas" instill a warped sense of values in their children.
It is often pointed out that smoking is a danger to health.
He's got a long, pointed chin.
Once, when I went to my friend Kawai's house, he fired a pistol. He thought it was not loaded and pointed it at my mouth, but it was and the bullet grazed my ear before hitting the closet.
Woodpeckers peck tree trunks with their long pointed beaks and eat insects found there.
Eat your vegetables so that you will grow up to be big and strong.
The nation's trade balance improved last year as exports were strong, while imports remained steady.
The influence of the strong yen on the Japanese economy has become very serious.
The two men understood one another perfectly, and had a mutual respect for each other's strong qualities.
My grandfather does moderate exercise every morning, which is why he is strong and healthy.
Shimamura, while he was in the inn's entrance, looked at the nearby mountain bathed in the strong smell of fresh leaves and went to climb the mountain as if drawn by this smell.
I wonder if they don't have meetings anymore where strong words fly and everyone goes at each other tooth and nail.
When a strong earthquake struck suddenly, my mom just walked around the house in shock.
Their shoulders are strong no matter what stance they are in so they can throw back to the pitcher well.
Keeping your heart fit and strong can slow down the ageing of your brain, say researchers.
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.
Business recovery, which looks just around the corner, will be rapid and strong.
Whether you pick the Lions or Tigers to win, the result will be a toss-up because both teams are equally strong.
A high savings rate is cited as one factor for Japan's strong economic growth because it means the availability of abundant investment capital.
Inglés palabraostry"(strong) ocurre en conjuntos:Vocaublary 6b
Describe how claims and exposures mature to the point where payments can be made against them
After mature reflection, I've decided to accept their offer.
We should become unique, mature individuals.
The Pirate Party could mature into a political driving force.
He's on the playground, surrounded by 12-year-olds twice a day, five times a week! How do you expect him to be mature?
We’re mature enough to disagree on this issue but still respect each other.
IMmature; someone who is immature behaves or thinks in a way that is typical of someone much younger - used to show disapproval = childish
In a few short years, she matured into a strikingly attractive young woman.
A mature person is defined by the way he/she handles life's challenge.
John matured so much during the past 5 years. Now he is a responsible accountant and a husband.
I'm not sure that he is really mature enough to make the right decision. He seems very young for his age.
The fact that you're an adult doesn't mean that you are mature.
Craig is so mature for a teenage boy. He acts as if he is in his twenties.
Is it mature to run away from problems?
Inglés palabraostry"(mature) ocurre en conjuntos:Oxford Matura, Bank słów, 7. Żywienie -Owoce morza...temat żywienie, zakupy i usługi7 żywienie 2