The light without an off switch

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The light without an off switch
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  1. anyag
    dolog
    stuff

    I love how passionate the professor is about the stuff he is teaching us.
  2. ?
    mind bending concept

    Even talking about the speed of light in terms of years is a mind bending concept.
  3. magába szív
    beszippant
    suck

    They just suck everything in their path in where it cannot escape.
  4. biztosított vmi által
    afforded by

    Light travels at the maximum speed afforded by the cosmos and even it cannot escape a black hole because their gravity is so powerful.
  5. kiszökken
    elhúz
    jet

    Wow, I've got to jet to class, but we'll catch up soon!
  6. alárendelő
    subordinating

    A conjunction will always join two clauses together, although we classify the two groups of them (coordinating and subordinating) based on the weight needed for each clause.
  7. figyelem
    törődik vmivel
    heed

    Don't take the risk, lest you heed my advice first.
  8. nehogy
    lest

    Don't take the risk, lest you heed my advice first.
  9. könnyebb mondani, mint megtenni
    easier said than done

    You're going to ace your exam? Easier said than done.
  10. álmodozik
    space out

    when class gets boring it is easy to space out.
  11. 'űrhajósjelölt'
    feledékeny és hanyag
    space cadet

    My brother is really bright, but I can't give him too much responsibility sometimes because he's such a space cadet.
  12. fényévekkel megelőz
    light years ahead

    They claim their technology is light years ahead of the competition.
  13. üstökösként felemelkedés
    meteoric rise

    No one knew the football player's name last week. Now he's an international star, a classic example of a meteoric rise.
  14. nagy előrelépés
    quantum leap

    I've taken a quantum leap with my math skills since last term.
  15. csillagászati egység
    (Nap-Föld távolság)
    astronomical unit

    One astronomical unit is equal to around 149.5 million kilometers.
  16. tavaszpont
    napéjegyenlőség
    equinox

    An equinox occurs when the sun is of an equal plane with the equator.
  17. jupiteri bolygó
    külső planéta bolygója
    jovian planet

    Perhaps the best recognized Jovian planet is that of Saturn because of its rings.
  18. belső bolygó
    Naptól Földig
    terrestrial planet

    Our home of Earth classifies as a Terrestrial planet.
  19. pihenő
    haladék
    reprieve

    Though sometimes it gives us a reprieve to allow slumber, we know our most powerful light source is always just around the corner.
  20. szundítás
    szendergés
    slumber

    Though sometimes it gives us a reprieve to allow slumber, we know our most powerful light source is always just around the corner.
  21. meg/leállás
    szünet
    cease

    Life on Earth would certainly cease to exist without it,, although try telling that those who live in some place like Alaska or Scandinavia during periods of perpetual daylight.
  22. állandó
    szakadatlan
    perpetual

    Life on Earth would certainly cease to exist without it,, although try telling that those who live in some place like Alaska or Scandinavia during periods of perpetual daylight.
  23. kering
    forog
    revolve

    All eight planets revolve around it, as its gravitational pull dictates much of the movement and positioning of us and our neighbors, both closer and further away.
  24. állít
    rögzít
    posit

    Furthermore, for those who would posit "I wish our light source was a star," you're in luck, because it is star.
  25. meglehetősen jelentéktelen
    fairly insignificant

    And although it was once considered a fairly insignificant star among the rest of those in the Milky Way galaxy, its importance is lost on no one these days.
  26. kiegyenlít
    egyenlővé tesz
    equate

    They provide a black contrast to the metallic orange palate we normally equate it; it's not just a color thing either, it serves a purpose.
  27. metálnarancs ... ?
    metallic orange palate 

    They provide a black contrast to the metallic orange palate we normally equate it; it's not just a color thing either, it serves a purpose.
  28. kedvező alkalom
    előny 
    fölény
    vantages

    Sun sports visually display a difference in projected colors from different vantages.
  29. azonosítható
    identifiable

     Based on its surface, Mars is easily identifiable as a terrestrial planet.
  30. rettenetes
    meglepő
    astounding

    To us, an astronomical unit is an astounding figure, but the universe would consider it miniscule.
  31. rózsapiros
    rose-colored

    Whereas you see it through rose-colored glass, I take a practical approach.

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