English Voci 7

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English Voci 7
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  1. It's (strittig) wheter global warming is caused by heavy industrie
    debatable (adj)
  2. scheitern
    end in failure
  3. Schulden vertuschen
    suppress debts
  4. In business, many specialists have a (persöndliches Interesse daran haben zu) companies in a favourable light.
    have a vested interest in presenting
  5. The council ist (rechenschaftspflichtig) to the people who elected it
    accountable
  6. She (nicht abgeneigt sein etwas zu tun) members of her own party
    wasn't averse to criticising
  7. Max is more (redegewandt) than most teenager I know
    articulate
  8. The wording of his statement was highly (missverständlich)
    ambiguous (opposite =unabiguous (unmissverständlich)
  9. He's so (streitsüchtig)
    argumentative
  10. Everyone (flippte aus) for their new record
    went bananas
  11. He always tried to do everything (vorschriftenmässig)
    by the book
  12. Calvin (lieferte starke Argumente für) his unpopular policy in his article
    make out a case for
  13. zusammenhängend
    cohesive
  14. Mandy bands break up because of (persöndliche Differenzen)
    personality clashes
  15. The organisation has to operate within the usual democratic (Einschränkungen)
    constraints
  16. He is not ready to (zusagen, zustimmen)
    commit
  17. You only get one chance , so you have to (es zum Erfolg bringen)
    make it count
  18. Hotel staff must be (höfflich) at all times.
    courteous
  19. a very positive (Beitrag) to crime prevention
    contribution
  20. The demonstration soon (artete in Gewalt aus)
    degenerate into violence
  21. Joe is very (ernsthaft)
    earnest
  22. Some worrying rumours were beginning (hochzukommen)
    to emerge
  23. allmählich im Hintergrund verschwinden
    faded into the background
  24. The counsellor may be able (erleichtern) communnication between the couple
    to facilitate
  25. an jem. glauben
    faith in me
  26. We still need (abschliessen) some details
    to finalise
  27. genialer Einfall, Geniestreich
    stroke of genius
  28. We are taking a careful and (wohlüberlegten) approach to the problem
    measured
  29. This raises an (faszinierenden) subject for future research
    intriguing
  30. zwischenmenschlich
    interpersonal
  31. Jimmy (überwindete) his difficulties to graduate with a frist-class degree.
    overcame
  32. Überschneidung
    overlap
  33. His colleagues used to be shocked by his (Ausbrüche) of temper
    outbursts
  34. übertreffen, hinter sich lassen
    outperform
  35. It can be useful to have (unkonventionell denkende und handelnde Teammitglieder) in your team
    rule-benders
  36. The Iraq contract was shrouded in (Verschwiegenheit) for months
    secrecy
  37. He's trying (Streitigkeiten beiseite legen)
    to smooth over
  38. auf dem neusten (technischen) Stand
    state-of-the-art
  39. The film opened (gleichzeitig) in the US and Europe
    simultaneously
  40. As an artist, he was years (seiner Zeit voraus)
    ahead of his time
  41. I think you should try to make your welcome speec less (langatmig)
    verbose
  42. Delivering bad news requires (Einfühlvermögen) on the doctor's part
    sensitivity (n)
  43. This section of the law is (anwendbar, geeignet) only to business.
    applicable

    opposite=inapplicable
  44. If we can't get (finanzielle Unterstützung) from Transtech, we can't go ahead with the project.
    buy-in
  45. Schlag-, Modewort
    buzzword
  46. After trying for ten hours, they decided to (Schluss machen, Feierabend machen).
    call it a day
  47. They will permit us to (aufschieben) payment one further month.
    defer
  48. Lieferung
    deliverable (n)!
  49. He was allowed a lot of (Spielraum, Freiheit) in implementing company policy.
    latitude
  50. Whatever you do, don't (jdn. falsch ansprechen) the boss today.
    don't get on the wrong side of
  51. in Kontakt / Verbindung mit jemandem sein
    be in touch with sb
  52. Versuch
    trial

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