English Voci 3

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English Voci 3
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  1. Verantwortlichkeit
    accountability (n)
  2. We must strictly (uns an etwas halten) of the contract
    adhere to the terms
  3. The report (jem. von etw. freisprechen) for the crash
    asolves the pilot from any blame
  4. verwalten
    administer
  5. The cost of running the farm is only (erträglich) because of government subsidies
    bearable
  6. Vertragsbruch
    breach of contract
  7. The government will continue to (seine Verpflichtung einhalten) to pensioners
    honour a commitment so sb
  8. Zusammenarbeit
    collaboration
  9. Schliessung
    closure
  10. We cannot (in Kauf nehmen) the safety of our workers
    compromise
  11. etwas befolgen
    comply with something
  12. He refuse even (über etwas nachdenken) moving house again
    contemplate
  13. the tennis star has benn a major (mitwirkender) to the campaign
    contributor
  14. in Übereinstimmung mit
    in compliance with something
  15. Vielfalt
    diversity
  16. The government has agreed (austeilen) an additional 5 million to schools
    dole out
  17. There has been a sharp (Rückgang) in demands in recent months
    downturn
  18. irritierend, störend
    disturbing
  19. They were reluctant to (bekantgeben) that profits had fallen
    disclose
  20. in die Lage versetzen
    enable
  21. Most countries has enthusiastically (gutheissen) the concept of high-speed railways.
    embrace
  22. das Recht haben etw. zu tun
    entitle sb to do sth
  23. Part-time workers should not receive less (günstige) treatment than full-timers
    favourable (opposite: unfavourable)
  24. Jack (hat nicht bis zum Ende verfolgt) on one project this year.
    hasn't follow through
  25. 75% of France's electricity (erzeugen) by nuclear reactors
    generate
  26. führend, an erster Stelle
    foremost
  27. Erlaubnis, grünes Licht
    go-ahead (n)
  28. She shouldn't be so (übereilt)
    hasty (opposite = cautious (vorsichtig))
  29. The economic (Folge, Auswirkung)
    implications, impact
  30. Pollution is a major (Gefährdung der Gesundheit)
    health hazard
  31. The (unausweichlich) fact is that the situation is unlikely to change
    inescapable
  32. umsetzen
    implement (v)
  33. The costs were very much (in Übereinstimmung mit etw) what we expected.
    in line with
  34. The (unaufhaltsam) gorwth of health care spending in the States...
    inexorable
  35. etwas durchsickern lassen
    leak
  36. Falling sales in Thailand (wurden aufgefangen) by stron performances in other markets
    were offset
  37. enger werden / machen, verengen, verkleinern
    narrow (opposite = widen (ausweiten)
  38. überwältigend
    overwhelming (adj)
  39. Accidents happen when safety checks (werden übersehen)
    are overlooked
  40. The new regulations can (allmählich eingeführt werden) over a number of months
    be phased in
  41. Generalüberholung
    overhaul
  42. There was a major campaign to (Widerstand ausüben) the building of a nuclear reactor
    oppose (opposite = supporte
  43. genau bestimmen "festnageln"
    pin down
  44. Interessengruppe
    (anti-smoking) pressure group
  45. The level of toxic chemicals was within the (vorgeschriebenen, zulässigen) limits.
    prescribed
  46. vorausschauend handeln
    proactive
  47. Vorsichtsmassnahme
    precautionary
  48. Abuse of power among senior officials is said to be (weit verbreitet
    rampant
  49. He wants to (verfolgen, anstreben) a career in medicine
    pursue (v), pursuit (n)
  50. sch zurückziehen
    pull out
  51. The magazine had been loosing advertising (Einnahmen) for months
    revenue
  52. The woods in our furniture all comes from (erneuerbaren) sources.
    renewable
  53. Money from parking fines will be put towards the (Erneuerung, Sanierung) of the town centre
    regeneration
  54. erhalten
    retain
  55. Nachhaltigkeit
    sustainability (n)
  56. He (lenken, steuern) the country through a transitional period to the elections
    steer
  57. Hospital plan to stop service that ar not financially (rentabel
    viable
  58. He hadan unhappy childhood as the only child of (gleichgültig) parents
    uncaring (opposite = caring (fürsorglich)
  59. die Frage der Obdachlosigkeit lösen / anpacken
    tackle the question of homelessness

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