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  1. Mark stopped (plötzlich, abrupt) in mid-sentence.
    abruptly (adv)
  2. We had an (erstaulich, verblüffend, unglaublich) time in Thailand.
    amazing (adj)
  3. alt, antik
    ancient (adj)
  4. unsozial, ungesellig

    (Geg.: sozial)
    antisocial (adj)

    (Opp.: sociable)
  5. Entschuldigung
    apology (n)
  6. appetitlich, verlockend

    (Geg: unappetitlich)
    appetising (adj)

    (opp. unappetising)
  7. I was (erstaunt, überrascht) to see so many people there.
    astonished (adj)
  8. I graduated (vor langer Zeit) in 1982.
    way back
  9. (Arbeits-, Auftrags-) Rückstand
    backlog (n)
  10. balanced (adj)
    ausgewogen
  11. He's a (grosse Nummer) in the film industry.
    big shot (n)
  12. He complained (bitterlich, vehement) that no one had bothered to ask his opinion.
    bitterly (adv)
  13. I don't (die Schuld geben) you!
    blame (v)
  14. blissfully (adv)
    glücklich, glückselig
  15. Doesn't the noise (stören) you?
    bother (v)
  16. It's a wine with a delicate (Duft)
    bouquet (n)
  17. The scenery along the coast was (atemberaubend) beautiful.
    breathtakingly (adv)
  18. We had a quite (holprig) flight.
    bumpy (adj)
  19. Flugbegleitpersonal
    cabin crew (n)
  20. It is just not worth (ein Risiko eingehen)
    take a chance
  21. jdn. unter die Lupe nehmen
    check sb out
  22. Keine Ahnung haben
    not have a clue
  23. Kokon, Schutzzone
    cocoon (n)
  24. Zufall, Übereinstimmung
    coincidence (n)
  25. mit jdm. zusammenarbeiten
    collaborate with sb
  26. jdm. ein Kompliment machen
    pay sb a compliment
  27. zusätzlich
    complimentary
  28. The agreement doesn't allow you to (ausführen, leiten, betreiben) business from your home.
    conduct (v)
  29. in jdm. Vertrauen wecken
    inspire confidence in sb
  30. kreuzen, herumfahren, bereisen
    cruise (v)
  31. There was a (tödlich) silence.
    deathly (adv)
  32. zerstören, umhauen, zugrunde richten
    devastate (v)
  33. Police are trying to (umleiten) traffic away from the trouble spot.
    divert (n)
  34. Platzregen, Regenguss
    downpour (n)
  35. She was (geradezu, ausgesprochen) rude!
    downright (adv)
  36. The journey was (furchtbar, entsetzlich)
    dreadful (adj)
  37. Übung, Drill
    drill (n)
  38. loswerden, abladen
    dump (v)
  39. letztlich, letztendlich
    end up (phr v)
  40. Don't (übertreiben)!
    exaggerate (v)
  41. Some of the children have done (ausserordentlich) well.
    exceedingly (adv)
  42. The charges seemed a little (übertrieben)
    excessive (adj)
  43. höllisch, teuflisch
    fiendishly (adv)
  44. Flugbahn
    flight path (n)
  45. Dad was (wütend, zornig) with us.
    furious (adj)
  46. Rumpf, Flugzeugrumpf
    fuselage (n)
  47. pingelig, wählerisch, heikel
    fussy (adj)
  48. Sturm, starker Wind
    gale (n)
  49. He became very (bedrückt, niedergeschlagen) and depressed
    gloomy (adj)
  50. Nick's girlfried is (umwerfend, wunderschön)
    drop-dead gorgeous
  51. erraten, vermuten
    guess (v)
  52. jdn. auf den Arm nehmen, veräppeln
    have sb on (phr v)
  53. headline (n)
    Schlagzeile, Titelzeile
  54. She finds his jokes (extrem lustig, komisch)
    hilarious (adj)
  55. It was a (sehr amüsant, irrsinnig komisch) funny situation.
    hilariously (adv)
  56. He's an (ungemein, immens) talented drummer.
    immensely (adv)
  57. Übrigens, nebenbei bemerkt
    incidentally (adv)
  58. unglaublich, unvorstellbar
    incredible (adj)
  59. ungeniessbar, nicht essbar

    (Geg: geniessbar, essbar)
    inedible (adj)

    (opp: edible)
  60. ausnahmslos, immer
    invariably (adv)
  61. It's difficult to (rechtfertigen) such expenditure.
    justify (v)
  62. mit wenig Gepäck reisen
    travel light
  63. buchstäblich, wörtlich, geradezu
    literally (adv)
  64. rentabel, lukrativ
    lucrative (adj)
  65. She seems a bit (nicht ganz richtig im Kopf sein) at the moment.
    out to lunch
  66. It's been an absolutely (wunderbar, herrlich) day.
    marvellous (adj)
  67. reif, erwachsen

    (Geg: unreif, kindisch)
    mature (adj)

    (opp: immature)
  68. gelinde gesagt
    put sth mildly
  69. von etwas ablenken
    take your mind off something
  70. Notwendigkeit, unerlässliche Sache
    necessity (n)
  71. Albtraum
    nightmare (n)
  72. seltsam, merkwürdig, sonderbar
    odd (adj)
  73. kontaktfreudig
    outgoing
  74. That hotel is (unverschämt, masslos) expensive.
    outrageously (adv)
  75. überbuchen
    overbook (v)
  76. überschätzen, zu hoch einschätzen
    overestimate (v)
  77. He (etw. schnell erledigen) the whole report in a morning.
    polish off (phr v)
  78. verschämt, verboten
    prohibitively (adv)
  79. (später) Nachtflug
    red-eye (n)
  80. We were interviewed by the group's (selbst ernannt) leader.
    self-appointed (adj)
  81. jdn. ärmer machen
    set sb back (phr v)
  82. be snowed under
    zugeschütten / eingedeckt sein
  83. aufgeweicht, durchnässt, glitschig
    soggy (adj)
  84. erstaunlich, umwerfend, unglaublich
    staggering (adj)
  85. umwerfend, atemberaubend
    stunningly (adv)
  86. Being kidnapped was a (erschreckend, entsetzlich) experience.
    terrifying (adj)
  87. sorgfältig, gründlich, umfassend
    thorough (adj)
  88. You should be (völlig, voll und ganz) ashamed of yourself.
    thoroughly (adv)
  89. zu allem Überfluss, zur Krönung des Ganzen
    to top it all
  90. so zäh wie altes Leder
    as tough as old boots
  91. Gericht, Untersuchungsausschuss
    tribunal (n)
  92. absolut, gänzlich, völlig
    utterly (adv)
  93. was auch immer, jeglich
    whatsoever
  94. zurückziehen, aus dem Verkehr ziehen, vom Markt nehmen
    withdraw (v)
  95. The skiing and the mountains were just (spitze, himmlich, fantastisch).
    out of this world

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