Vocabulary Vancouver

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Vocabulary Vancouver
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english vocabulary ILAC Vancouver
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  1. hostage
    a captured person being kept in return for something valuable.

    GEISEL
  2. conservation
    to keep/protect precious (kostbar) things

    ERHALTUNG
  3. unscathed
    no damage to property of people.

    UNBESCHADET
  4. accomplish
    to get done / to finish a task/goal
  5. sustain
    to keep for a long time.

    AUFRECHTERHALTEN
  6. far-fetched
    implausible

    WEIT HERGEHOLT
  7. penultimate
    second to last
  8. took a spill
    • fall down
    • to crahs
  9. threatening
    ominous, sinister

    BEDROHLICH
  10. hourly
    every hour

    STÜNDLICH
  11. engulf
    to surround completely

    VERSENKEN
  12. slender
    slim
  13. funds
    finances: assets in the form of moeny

    GELDMITTEL
  14. hazard
    to risk something.
  15. capable
    having capacity or ability
  16. infinitesimally....small
    very very very ....(small)
  17. astounding
    amazing, outstanding, awesome
  18. disjunction
    not the same, dissimilar
  19. utter
    say something incompletely

    STOTTERN
  20. on a whim
    a sudden idea/decision
  21. similarities
    things that are near the same
  22. provoke
    irritate to get a reaction
  23. assertive
    forceful aggressive

    BESTIMMEND; DURCHSETZUNGSFÄHIG
  24. decisive
    able to decide something quickly and with confidence
  25. efficient
    doing something well and thoroughly (gründlich) with not wast of time, money or energy
  26. in a forth night
    in 2 weeks
  27. worldly wise
    experienced with the world
  28. run hog wild
    go crazy
  29. lad, lads
    boy, boys

    JUNGS
  30. neglecting
    not paying attention to something
  31. bend down
    bücken
  32. strapping
    to hit hard with a thin material
  33. exaggerating
    making something more serious than it is

    AUFBAUSCHEN, ÜBERTREIBEN
  34. wreck
    destroy
  35. clairvoyant
    a person who can se death people and stuff like this

    HELLSEHERIN
  36. formidable
    challanging
  37. incredulous
    not able to believe
  38. bring up
    raise (bring up a child) or a topic.
  39. amelioration
    to make something better

    BESSERUNG
  40. where abouts...
    Where abouts  are you from?

    where specifically
  41. stoke - I'm stoked
    really excited

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