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easy to understand or simple
Just follow the signs to Bradford - it's very straightforward
He explained quite straightforwardly that there wasn't enough work for us all.
likely to suffer from an illness or show a particular negative characteristic
He was prone to depressions even as a teenager.
mode of transport
means of transport
form of transport
awkward in movement or manner
The first mobile phones were heavy and
to use, but
they are much easier to handle
to show that something is less important, less good or less true than it has been made to appear
The writer's aim was to debunk the
that had grown up around the actress.
to try to destroy or damage something, especially an established political system
The rebel army is attempting to subvert the government.
something which makes it more difficult for you to do something or for something to develop.
I've never considered my disability a hindrance, but other people have.
describes an activity or object which is silly or not important rather than useful or serious
think he sees her as a frivolous young woman
divert large amounts of leisure time
simplistic to assert that
at the present time, in comparison to the past
Nowadays, I bake my own bread rather than buy it.
sycled in and out of...
often seems to fall short of expectations
think what might happen if she left him.
the difference relates to
to do research
they do this
huge impact on
compared with the fact that; but
He must be about sixty, whereas his wife looks about thirty.
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children take for granted
enourmous amount of time
becoming more impatient
schools should also
schools should also set assigments
how to use well computers
how to use computers well
have a careful look
have a careful look at the school's
doing outside activities
doing outdoor activities
this situation has come about because...
this was how
a lot of countries...
subsequently/therefore a lot of countries
with English as a second language
as a guarantee
students are deciding