The bard

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The bard
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  1. szerkesztett
    összeállított
    compiled

    He freelanced much of his poetry, but also compiled a collection of 154 sonnets that have been published.
  2. valamilyen értelemben
    any sort of sense

    To talk of literature written in English language, in any sort of sense, means to mention William Shakespeare.
  3. uralkodó
    túlnyomó
    predominant

    As a predominant writer in English not only of the time but in any era, nearly all of his works have been published in nearly all of the major world languages.
  4. drámaíró
    playwright

    His plays have been performed more than any other playwright.
  5. pár példát véve?
    small sample size
  6. burjánzó
    termékeny
    prolific

    Despite his prolific portfolio, much of the Bard's private life from the identities of his children and wife remains shrouded in mystery even to this day.
  7. eltakar
    beburkol
    árnyékol
    shroud

    Despite his prolific portfolio, much of the Bard's private life from the identities of his children and wife remains shrouded in mystery even to this day.lepepl
  8. állítás
    igény érvényesítése
    assertion

    However, the greatest assertion against Shakespeare's character posits that he didn't actually write any of his material; that he was a figurehead for a ghost writer.
  9. állít
    rögzít
    posit

    However, the greatest assertion against Shakespeare's character posits that he didn't actually write any of his material; that he was a figurehead for a ghost writer.
  10. névleges vezető
    (orrszobor)
    figurehead

    However, the greatest assertion against Shakespeare's character posits that he didn't actually write any of his material; that he was a figurehead for a ghost writer.
  11. ingadozik
    teeter

    The voters began to teeter on which candidate they would support.
  12. ingás
    hintázás
    sway

    To sway back and forth
  13. névrokon
    namesake

    Shakespeare's family included the namesake of a modern actress.
  14. kutatás
    alapos vizsgálat
    scrutiny

    Shakespeare's private life comes under scrutiny most in line with claims that his public persona as a writer was just a facade and a name.
  15. arculat
    látszat
    külső
    facade 

    Shakespeare's private life comes under scrutiny most in line with claims that his public persona as a writer was just a facade and a name.
  16. ide-oda
    oda-vissza
    back and forth

    To sway back and forth.
  17. könnyed
    lighthearted

    Although this tragicomedy has lighthearted moments, it ends with blood much like many others.
  18. unásig ismétel
    ad naseum

    She was going on ad naseum about this book she was reading to the point where I thought I didn't even need to read it ti get the whole story.
  19. totális kontrol
    carte blanche

    Giving anyone a carte blanche in politics could eventually lead to a dictatorship.
  20. a krémek krémje
    créme de la créme

    Ernest Hemingway is among the créme de la créme concerning wartime narratives.
  21. kijelölt
    assigned

    Last semester we were assigned to read The Sun Also Rises.
  22. ?
    ex-pat

    It tells the story of a wounded war veteran who now works as a writer in Paris among other ex-pats.
  23. jó tempójú
    well-paced

    The main character, Jake Barnes, who fought in the First World War, and friends, travel along southern France and northern Spain in a well paced timeline, giving way to brutal, yet captivating descriptions of the bullfighting.
  24. ?
    toil away

    It tells the story of a young suitor who loses the battle of a young girl's heart in his youth, and then as a man toils away until her husband dies and he re-affirms his love.
  25. ?
    major plot point

    It is an interesting narrative, because we basically know the major plot points simply through the summary.
  26. elmerült
    belemerített
    immersed

    It's where timelines flow naturally seemingly without breaks, which become unnecessary as the reader remains immersed in Florentino and Fermina's ultimate destiny.
  27. vadság
    barbarizmus
    savagery

    With respect accompanied by admissions of savagery.
  28. elismerés
    elfogadás
    admission

    With respect accompanied by admissions of savagery.
  29. undor 
    megvetés
    loathing

    With complete loathing
  30. kiegészítés
    pótlás
    supplement

    They both plan to supplement their reading.
  31. újra megerősítik
    re-affirms

    It tells the story of a young suitor who loses the battle of a young girl's heart in his youth, and then as a man toils away until her husband dies and he re-affirms his love.
  32. lever
    legyőz
    csapást mér
    smite smote smitten

    He was able to smite the target with his bare hand.

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