A geography primer

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A geography primer
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  1. ?
    string together

    Although in a speaking sense it may not seem as practical to be able to string together, knowing said order can come in very handy in a formal setting such as describing something on a menu or marketing a product.
  2. megítélés
    értékelés
    assessment

    It isn't an objective assessment.
  3. kellemes
    kedves
    csillapító
    bland
  4. avas
    savas
    rancid
  5. fürge
    virgonc
    spry
  6. észrevesz
    felismer
    discern
  7. pala
    céltábla?
    (blank) slate

    The ultimate idealist would tell you that the world is your own blank slate, and there are no borders.
  8. területi értelemben
    spatial sense

    We may have a general spatial sense of what goes where, but here is a little guide to some interesting and possibility little-known tidbits about the political world that we live in.
  9. csemege
    nyalánkság
    tidbit

    We may have a general spatial sense of what goes where, but here is a little guide to some interesting and possibility little-known tidbits about the political world that we live in.
  10. kizárólag
    csupáncsak
    solely

    Well, both of course, but what is the biggest country that is solely in Europe?
  11. itt a bökkenő
    there's the rub

    It's good for the 46th largest country by land mass in the world, and the rub is that there are other countries (such as France) that bigger if you add in their overseas territories, but not in the confines of the European continent.
  12. határ
    mezsgye
    confine

    It's good for the 46th largest country by land mass in the world, and the rub is that there are other countries (such as France) that bigger if you add in their overseas territories, but not in the confines of the European continent.
  13. rendben van
    alright
  14. elfúj
    lefúj
    whiff

    Let's move to, which is of course a continent, not a country as some celebrities have whiffed on over the years.
  15. esti borosta
    five o'clock shadow

    Even though I shave every morning, come time to clock out from work, I've definitely got my five o'clock shadow.
  16. fosszilis tüzelőanyagok
    fossil fuel

    Fossil fuels provide great options for energy needs like petrol, but have also been proven to pollute the environment.
  17. szavazat
    választójog
    suffrage

    Although everyone in the United States is allowed to vote now, it wasn't until the beginning of the 20th century until women's suffrage was passed.
  18. városi terjeszkedés
    urban sprawl

    The urban sprawl project expanded the radius of the city center with new housing projects and a shopping center.
  19. óramű
    rugós szerkezet
    clockwork

    It's like a fountain that comes out of the ground almost like clockwork every 72 minutes.
  20. megfékez vmit
    megvizsgál vmit
    sit on

    We learn about that, then our professor told us that the same Yellowstone park sits on what can be classified as a super volcano.
  21. lezárt
    locked up

    So check this out: although no one permanently inhabits the continent of Antartica, almost all of the world's fresh water supply is basically locked up there inside of glaciers and ice caps and what not.
  22. ostoba ember
    gúnár
    gander

    Care to gander how much?
  23. felbugyog
    bubble up

    The hot springs are under the sand and can bubble up based on the tide.
  24. visszavág
    visszafelel
    retort

    Alright, I'll retort with one last one of my own.
  25. lebeg
    úszik
    float

    And of course the sea itself has so much salt you can float naturally...
  26. pácban van
    zátonyon van
    on the rocks

    After a big fight over the weekend, their relationship is on the rocks.
  27. kutyaszorítóban van
    be up the creek (without a paddle)

    After a car accident and a stomach virus this weekend, I seem to be up the creek without a paddle.
  28. van másik hal is a tengerben
    other fish in the sea

    I was very depressed about breaking up with my, girlfriend, but my friends assured me there are other fish in the sea.
  29. potom olcsó
    dirt cheap

    They took advantage of the clothes sale where everything was dirt cheap.
  30. gyakorlatias
    down to earth

    Even though her family is very rich, she comes off as very down to earth.
  31. ledöglik
    beveri a szunyát
    hit the hay

    I'm real tired. so I'm hit the hay.
  32. kiút
    túl van a veszélyen
    out of the woods

    After the hurricane it seemed like we wouldn't have power for a while, but now it's back on and we seem to be out of the woods.
  33. a mindenkori legnagyobb
    the biggest in respective

    The country of Russia is the biggest in the world but neither the biggest in respective continents.
  34. előny
    nyereség
    asset

    The possession of certain type of Answer in a political zone is a valuable asset in trade negotiations.
  35. erősített
    enhanced 

    Much bigger suburban areas have been enhanced because of outward urban sprawl.
  36. szörnyű
    rettenetes
    ijesztő
    dire

    In a dire financial situation, and with no help from his parents, he looks to be on the rocks.
  37. megformált
    molded

    If Yellowstone is marked by its natural beauty, its terrain can be seen as molded from an ugly core.
  38. mag
    belseje
    veleje
    core

    If Yellowstone is marked by its natural beauty, its terrain can be seen as molded from an ugly core.
  39. nagy mennyiségű
    törmelék
    gob

    • What's the irony about Antarctica?
    • It's huge with gobs of water.
  40. elérhetetlen
    unattainable 

    • What's the irony about Antarctica?
    • Unattainable resources are known.
  41. egybeolvadás
    összenövés
    coalescence 

    • What experience do you get on Hot Water Beach?
    •  A coalescence of beach and pond.
  42. ?
    the blue crush

    • What experience do you get on Hot Water Beach?
    • Riding the blue crush.
  43. bőség
    abundance 

    Calling something the lowest point on Earth becomes dubious based on the abundance of categories.
  44. megnyúlt
    meghosszabbított
    elongated

    An elongated dining room table
  45. nyomasztó
    tikkasztó
    sweltering

    A sweltering topped heat cover.
  46. cingár
    vézna
    scrawny

    He is an scrawny adult.
  47. gesztenyebarna
    maroon

    That's a maroon facade.

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