I've been working all day, but I feel as if I've _______ nothing.
It was a great _______ for him to finish the marathon.
Before you set your targets, make sure that they are _________.
A variety of states and groups continue to seek to ________ weapons of mass destruction and the means to deliver them.
David brings to the firm considerable experience in all areas of the _________ of estates.
onoVue should be _______ immediately by injection into a peripheral vein.
Inflation _____ the buying power of the dollar.
The soldiers seen on television had been carefully chosen for blandness of ______.
Is this film _____ for small children?
- geeignet, angebracht
His casual behaviour was wholly _________ for such a formal occasion.
He ________ the research funds for himself and the left for Brazil, never to return.
That's the most worrying ________ ___ the situation.
The army arrived to ____ in the search.
Teachers can't give pupils any _______ in exams.
The books are ________ ___ beginner, intermediate and advanced.
There are three ________ ___ accommodation - standard, executive and deluxe.
The ABI said it was ___________ consultants to do research into the issues.
The European _______ is the executive of the European Union. The body is responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions, upholding the Union's treaties and the general day-to-day running of the Union.
He's well-‐known in the local _______.
The film's plot was so ______ that I couldn't follow it.
They live beside a large shopping _______.
To _______ your BMI you need your height and your bodyweight.
The report ________ that these findings present a serious challenge to those involved in the development of the Gaelic language.
They had ________ evidence/proof of her guilt.
The experiments were _________ ___ scientists in New York.
The orchestra was ______ __ Mira Shapur.
How should I _______ _____ at these dinners? I know nothing about etiquette.
Our use of harmful chemicals and the _________ damage to the environment is a very serious matter
He broke the law, and now he has to face the ________ of his actions.
I spent most of my money in the first week and _____________ had very little to eat by the end of the holiday
His reputation as an eccentric is largely a media _________.
What's that concrete and metal _______ over there?
The writer has used several complex grammatical _________.
An adult grey whale __________ about 1,100 kilograms of food per day
The new telephone rates will affect all _________ including businesses.
Running is a ________ passion with him.
- verzehrende Leidenschaft
They decided to buy the car __ _____ as they didn't have not enough cash
Who __ ________ as inventing the telephone? Was it Alexander Graham Bell, Elisha Gray, or Antonio Meucci?
Have had the best afternoon sitting in the pub, eating, drinking, reading all the papers and engaging in interesting discussions, I'm feeling very ______ and full.
- kultiviert, gebildet
If you can’t afford the real thing you can always choose a _______ pearl or even purchase quality imitation pearls for a fraction of the cost
The buildings were ______ to blend in with the ancient Greek ruins that surrounded them
Most of the new books were ________ to teach foreign languages but ended up being used by anthropologists studying culture
The two concepts are quite _____ (from each other).
There's a ______ smell of cigarettes in here.
He worried that the protest rally would attract the radical ________.
- Ursprung, Grundeinheit
Marie Curie discovered the two ______ polonium and radium.
He complained that there was a tendency to ______ right-wing politics with self-interest.
There is a tendency in films to make the _____ between violence and excitement.
It's impossible to ________ these results without knowing more about the research methods employed.
The effects of the drought (Dürre) are _______ __ anyone who sees the parched (ausgetrockneten) fields ...
The inspectors had found strong ______ of previous efforts to develop such weapons.
At this stage it is ______ ___ the legend was employed as a magical incantation to protect the body of the king and prevent any desecration.
The town's main _______ are its beautiful mosque and ancient marketplace.
The film _____ James Dean as a disaffected teenager.
We expect the agreement document to be _______ in the coming days.
the decision shall be ______.
the ______ chapter
_____, while the preceding arguments would seem to indicate a rise in unemployment over the next 12 months, one should also consider the growth in clean energy initiatives as a counter- balance.
The main ______ __ media attention was not the prime minister but his glamorous wife.
Any change in medical practice or the use of beds will have an ____ on nursing services.
The ______ of hitting the barrier at high speed meant that his internal organs were seriously damaged
Caring for a seriously ______ casualty in a remote area is a formidable challenge, even for the most experienced expedition medic.
The King decided to remove Ibrahim a week before elections and to ______ a non-party Council of Government under his personal direction.
The _______ is situated in a pleasant district of Buda, next to a large hospital.
______ much time and energy in getting a good education.
Men of our generation are _____ in what they do, women in what we are.
- jemandem etwas verleihen, schmücken
You _____ in the equity market to provide yourself with a stream of future dividends which will hopefully outpace inflation.
The consequence of the combined decision not to recruit expert staff or to ______ __ extensive training could be considerable.
There are 50 _____ on the list.
The telephone bill includes an _______ statement of local call costs and the duration of each call.
The army has been brought in __ _____ order in the region
A large house is very expensive to _____.
He has always _______ ____ he is innocent.
That's a fairly ______ weight for someone of your height.
His goal was to _______ a National League team for the city.
Many students also ________ __ weekly English courses.
Bill _______ a tiny figure in the distance.
I _________ a note of unhappiness in her voice.
_________ that he wasn't happy with the arrangements, I tried to book a different hotel.
Women's magazines are often ______ __ __ superficial (oberflächlich).
perceived to be
Are you ______ (that) you saw me switch the iron off?
The past ten years have seen some very _______ developments in East-West relations.
Two is a _____ number.
The market offers excellent ________ for increasing sales.
First we need to identify actual and ______ problems.
No ________ experience is necessary for this job.
We're _____ concerned with keeping expenditure (Aufwand) down.
Soccer is ________ a winter game.
She ______ shares in the company.
Her latest ______ was a long black coat.
Parents donated money for the ______ of new computer equipment.
In the artillery ______ soldiers learns to shoot.
Bats have a different acoustic _____ than humans.
The Emmental is a _______ of the canton of Berne.
The state deficit is in the ______ __ one billion dollars.
You can ______ the temperature in the house by adjusting the thermostat.
It's _________ to wear suits at the office.
The correct procedure is laid down in the rules and ___________.
Education should be ________ __ the child's needs.
The family now _______ ___ southern France.
the Governor's official ______.
The school must be properly ________ ____ musical instruments and audio equipment.
Switzerland's only mineral ________ is gravel
The government has __________ freedom of movement into and out of the country.
In the second half the team was under a lot of pressure but the defense generally remained _______.
We have __ ______ the broken door with a board.
They _______ the crime scene.
We support the armed services in the name of national ________.
Bankers are reluctant to lend without good ______.
To _____ medical advice.
The children spent the whole afternoon outside playing hide and ____.
These coffee beans are ______ by hand.
The special show is just for a ____ few.
The proposed _____ of the hydroelectric dam is in an environmentally sensitive area and is bound to provoke protests from the local Green Party.
The regional economic ______ has a clear vision for the region.
The president held an emergency meeting to discuss military ________ with his defence commanders yesterday.
Before the new road was built, its route was carefully _______ to avoid problems once construction had begun.
A comprehensive ________ __ the country’s historic buildings is being carried out.
The newspaper published the whole _____ of the speech.
I hate when you ___ somebody, and they don’t ___ back!
The company has a long _____ __ fine design.
Housework has ________ been regarded as women’s work.