Becoming Jane.txt

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Becoming Jane.txt
2014-01-12 10:52:17

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  1. Rector
    a priest in some Christian churches who is responsible for a particular area, group etc➔ vicar
  2. Guestroom
    • a bedroom for a visitor or visitors to use
    • SYN spare room
  3. Playful
    very active, happy, and wanting to have fun: a playful little dog, Babies are playful and alert when they first wake up.
  4. Crossly
    angry or annoyed.
  5. Courtroom
    a room in a law court where cases are judged
  6. Amusing
    funny and entertaining.
  7. Unmarried
    not married SYN single
  8. Duty
    something you must do[uncountable and countable] something that you have to do because it is morally or legally right SYN obligation
  9. Rectory
    a house where the priest of the local church lives➔ vicarage
  10. Likeable
    likable people are nice and easy to like: a friendly likeable little boy
  11. Jokingly
    to say things that are intended to be funny and that you do not really mean:
  12. Held up (hold up)
    to make something stay in a particular position
  13. Become caught
    intransitive always + adverb/preposition, transitive usually passive] to become firmly caught somewhere, or to make something become stuck
  14. Call out
    to say something loudly
  15. Childish
    Someone who is immature behaves or thinks in a way that is typical of someone much younger – used to show disapproval
  16. Held back
    hold something ↔ back to stop yourself from feeling or showing a particular emotion: she struggled to hold back her tears.
  17. Limerick
    a county in the southwest of the Republic of Ireland
  18. Fell over
    Fall over something to hit your foot against something by mistake and fall to the ground
  19. Picked himself up
    to lift something up from the ground, from a table etc, especially something
  20. Onto
    used to say that someone or something moves to a position on a surface, area, or object.
  21. Looked away from
    to turn your eyes away from something that you were looking at.
  22. Called after
    to say or shout something loudly so that someone can hear you.
  23. Out to
    from inside an object, container, building, or place
  24. Fair
    an outdoor event with games and things to eat and drink, usually organized to get money for a school, club etc
  25. Sticks
    a long stick or post usually made of wood or metal, often set upright in the ground to support something.
  26. Countryman
    a man who lives in the country rather than in a town or city.
  27. Handed
    to give something to someone else with your hand.
  28. Fell back
    to decrease, to fall
  29. Grow out
    If someone grows out of something, they stop doing it as they get older.
  30. Duty
    something that you have to do because it is morally or legally right.
  31. Look on
    to turn one's eyes toward something or in some direction in order to see: He looked toward the western horizon and saw the returning planes.
  32. Came up
    If someone comes up to you, they come close to you, especially in order to speak to you.
  33. Displeased
    annoyed or not satisfied
  34. Comtesse
    the wife or widow of a count in the nobility of Continental Europe or of an earl in the British peerage.
  35. Viewed
    to look at something, especially because it is beautiful or you are interested in it.
  36. Candlelight
    the gentle light produced when a candle burns.
  37. Post
    letters, packages etc that are sent and delivered
  38. Mouth hung open
    • Hung open if a door, someone’s mouth etc hangs open, it is open
  39. Brownnerss
    an orange of low brightness and saturation SINÔNIMO: brown
  40. Stepped up
    • Step something up to increase the amount of an activity or the speed of a process in order to improve a situation
  41. Unthinkable
    • impossible to accept or imagine
  42. Reached for
    to move your arm in order to touch or lift something with your hand reach for.
  43. Climbed out
    To move into, out of, or through something slowly and awkwardly climb through/over/into etc.

  44. Caught in the soft
    • Be/get caught in/without etc something to be in a situation that you cannot easily get out of or in which you do not have something you need.
  45. Tied down
    To make a knot in a piece of string, rope etc, for example to fasten shoes or other clothes tie a knot/bow
  46. Latecomer
    • someone who arrives late