He had a weak point --this Fortunato --although in other regards he was a man to be respected and even feared. He prided himself on his connoisseurship in wine.
A man of weak will is the target of criticism; even his friends would badger him into correcting his defects.
Freedom is akin to the rarified air of a mountain top. Weak men cannot bear one or the other.
She's weak, powerless. A mere human.
Thus, this is an ad hoc solution - good in practice but theoretically weak.
Japan's competitiveness is very strong in industrial products, but weak in agricultural products.
The weak point of this book is that it's less than persuasive when the married author recommends not being married.
Dairo has a weakness for white beautiful women
“she was recovering from the flu and was very weak” “the salamander's tail may be broken off at a weak spot near the base”
This child is weak. / She's strong, I'm weak. / To be honest, I feel a little weak.
Eric who was a weak prince issued a bad coinage which excited great discontent among the Danes.
Jerry’s still weak after his operation. a weak excuse. a weak tea. His spelling was weak.
you’re weak because you can’t make a decision...
Although the economy is weak, some companies are still making a profit.
Inglés palabrasłaby"(weak) ocurre en conjuntos:Evolution Plus 3 - Unit 2 - vocabularyEvolution Plus 3 - Unit 2 - vocabularyEvolution Plus 3 - Unit 2 - vocabularyPOVERTY AND OTHER WORLD PROBLEMS (14)Evolution Plus 3 - Unit 2 vocabulary
Anyway, why did she faint?
Would God, I were the tender apple blossom, That floats and falls from off the twisted bough, To lie and faint within your silken bosom, Within your silken bosom as that does now.
Faint heart never won fair lady.
I can feel not only people's souls, but also the faint spirit held by buildings, walls and such.
I suddenly stood up and felt faint and light-headed.
Eriko worked so long and so hard, without stopping to eat, that I feared she would faint.
What with fatigue and hunger, he was faint.
3 people fainted whilst queuing in the sun to get tickets for the concert.
The truth was that Scabbers had never shown the faintest trace of interesting powers
I think it's false that most men faint in the delivery room at the birth of their child.
Definition if you faint, you lose consciousness for a short time, for example because you are very hungry or too hot
The people in the hovel feel silent, listening to the faint, high-pitched yells.
While we were running up to it, Agnes fainted and Ryan had to stay to revive her.
Now, all heads turn toward the dean, who sits surrounded by a faint halo of light.
Inglés palabrasłaby"(faint) ocurre en conjuntos:The girl with the dragon tato - prologueFiszki z książki - "Garrity's Annuities" (David Ma...Fiszki z książki - "Little Henry and His Bird" (An...Harry Potter and the prisoner of azkaban - Chapter...Fiszki z książki - "All About the Little Small Red...
The flimsy stalls in this restroom offer very little privacy.
a flimsy table; flimsy construction; a flimsy excuse
These flimsy skirts are really popular. Would you like to try one on?
Bush was seen boozing, going to war on a flimsy premise and threatening the family legacy.
a flimsy dress
Inglés palabrasłaby"(flimsy) ocurre en conjuntos:Empire of Storms by Sarah J. MaasFiszki z książki - "Fee of the Frontier" (Horace B...Pewnego razu... słówka angielskieFiszki z książki - "Lace Curtain Cleaning A Succes...lekcja szósta
The bridge is one of several said to be structurally unsound.
Inglés palabrasłaby"(unsound) ocurre en conjuntos:Fiszki z książki - "The Drug" (C.C. MacApp)Fiszki z książki - "Advanced Bridge" (J.B. Elwell)Fiszki z książki - "What Need of Man?" (Harold Calin)Fiszki z książki - "Profitable Squab Breeding" (Ca...Fiszki z książki - "Discourses in America" (Matthe...
It was a languishing time
Inglés palabrasłaby"(languishing) ocurre en conjuntos:Fiszki z książki - "Patience" (James W. Alexander)Fiszki z książki - "The Rosetta Stone" (E. A. Wall...Fiszki z książki - "The Perjur'd Husband" (Susanna...Fiszki z książki - "The Works of Aphra Behn, Volum...Fiszki z książki - "How to Eat A Cure for "Nerves"...
His lackadaisical attitude to studying explains his poor grades.
Once upon a time, there lived a poor man and a rich woman.
Your poor memory is due to poor listening habits.
Mary is not poor. On the contrary, she is quite rich.
Such an economic program will help the rich at the expense of the poor.
It makes no difference to me whether you are rich or poor.
Poor Japanese immigrants were willing to work for low pay.
Something you should know about me is that my greatest fear in life is that people will find out that I'm poor.
He managed to pass his driving test even though he was a poor driver.
Poor Tom's been trying to get to sleep for three hours now.
A poor school record will count against you when you look for a job.
Young people are often poor judges of their own abilities.
Blindness is responsible for a staggering toll of poor health, suffering, and loss of dignity and diminution in the quality of lives of people worldwide.
Poor is not the one who has too little, but the one who wants too much.
Inglés palabrasłaby"(poor) ocurre en conjuntos:uczestnictwo w kulturze cz.2SpeakOut semestr I
Tom shouldn't make fun of Mary's limp.
It was completely limp
he limped over to the door
Why are you limping?
What does she want with a limp one like you?
Matt limped painfully off the field.
Your muscles become limp when you get hypnotized.
He has a sore leg, so he limps.
Suddenly, Little Brother™ was limp on the floor – lifeless.
1) He limps because one of his legs is shorter. 2) Her skin looks limp.
Paul limped off after hitting a jumper in the final minutes.
Her coloring book lay limp, jagged with angular pink scribbles.
But Dima would never wear the glasses. Suddenly, his body went limp and he collapsed to the floor.
She has sagging tits and her husband has a limp noodle.
Inglés palabrasłaby"(limp) ocurre en conjuntos:Catching Fire - Chapter 1 (13)NEF - unit 2
What lousy weather!
I expect it's his lousy personality that drives off the ladies.
The lousy creature was chewing my notes
That was a lousy thing to do./lousy weather
very poor or bad. "the service is usually lousy." awful, terrible, appalling, very bad, atrocious, desperate, unspeakable, frightful, miserable
after eighteen, I feel lousy
The lousy movie was unable to hold my attention for more than 20 minutes
I'm going to get rid of this lousy phone. It stopped working while I was talking to my boss!
to feel lousy
All he offered me was a lousy £20. You're a lousy poker player, Foletta.
Of course that's before she got the lousy face-lift.
You look lousy, doll.
Six months later, I was in a lousy relationship with another man.
That's the thing about people who think they hate computers. What they really hate is lousy programmers.
The older one grows, the weaker one's memory becomes.
The Mexican government had grown even weaker.
The yen is weaker than the dollar.
As we grow older, our memory becomes weaker.
He tends to take sides with the weaker party.
Women are physically weaker than men.
The light became weaker and weaker.
As Sadako grew weaker, she thought more about death.
The typhoon became weaker and changed into a storm.
As for the accusations of heresy, here the evidence is much weaker.
His influence in the committee became weaker and weaker.
I side with a weaker party.
He has become weaker with age.
It's a very dangerous sport, where a slight mistake can lead to serious injury.
Slight inattention can cause a great disaster.
He could not refrain from smiling, though with a slight sense of guilt.
"a slight increase"
My acquaintance with his works is slight.
The Chinese automotive import market shows signs of slight growth.
Noobs? Dima asked, a slight hint of anger in his voice. "This isn't a video game, Al-Sayib! This is real life!"
Her face after the bath, with a slight tinge of red, was beautiful as to mistake her for someone else.
Your aunt will feel slighted if you don't invite her to your wedding
We require instant satisfaction for slight discomfort.
slight amount of money
Without in any way meaning to slight the fine work of the bakers and produce sellers who contributed to the day’s find, something about the large number of factors that had to randomly converge to produce that experience struck me as cosmically signi
Although there was a slight increase in sales last year, it wasn’t enough for us to continue selling this particular line.
and why would I have the slightest bit of interest in that?
I'm jealous because she's slight but curvy.