Cutting Edge Module 3 (1st round)

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Cutting Edge Module 3 (1st round)
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Page 12 of Cutting Edge Advanced Phrasebuilder, exercise 3 from page 26 of Cutting Edge Advanced Student's Book and page 18 of Cutting Edge Advanced Workbook
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  1. to talk continuously about sg in a boring way
    bang on (+ about)
  2. to make sy quieter when they are very excited or emotional
    calm down
  3. to deliberately not show your true emotions or thoughts
    close up
  4. to give people a particular impression of how you are
    come across (+ as)
  5. to visit sy informally and without arranging a specific time
    drop in (+ on)
  6. to leave a school, college or university before your course of study has finished
    drop out (+ of)
  7. to stop talking because you do not know what to say
    dry up
  8. to come to be in a particular place or situation, especially when you did not plan to do it
    end up
  9. to have a quarrel with sy so that your relationship is damaged
    fall out (+ with)
  10. to succeed in communicating ideas, information etc. to other people
    get across (+ to)
  11. to continue, proceed or give people permission to do sg, or encourage them to do sg
    go on
  12. to examine sg that is broken and try to find what is wrong with it
    look at
  13. to criticize sy in front of other people
    put down
  14. to discuss a problem or situation with sy before you decide what to do
    talk over
  15. to make sy leave because they have been behaving badly
    throw out (+ of)
  16. to make an electrical appliance stop working by pushing a button / switch etc.
    turn / switch off
  17. to touch sy lightly (e.g. on the back) with the palm of your hand
    pat
  18. to go red in the face, often because you are embarrassed
    blush
  19. a quality that makes people like you and feel attracted to you
    charm
  20. to use offensive words, e.g. when you are angry
    swear
  21. a way of saying things so that people are not hurt or offended
    tactful
  22. a quiet laugh, like a child's, often out of nerves or embarrassment
    giggle
  23. to use religious or holy words in a way that offends people's religious beliefs
    blaspheme
  24. a remark that tells sy they have done well or look nice
    compliment
  25. difficult, embarrassing or inconvenient
    awkward
  26. honest, even if this means upsetting people; the opposite of sharp
    blunt
  27. ways of behaving in a social situation, they can be good or bad
    manners
  28. sg that cannot be mentioned or discussed
    taboo
  29. the formal rules for polite behaviour in a particular situation
    etiquette
  30. feeling ashamed, nervous and uncomfortable
    embarrassed
  31. showing no awareness of other people's feelings
    crass
  32. not polite, likely to offend people
    rude
  33. to open your mouth wide because you are tired or bored
    (<- or due to air pressure difference. get yo facts straight.)
    yawn
  34. discrimination against one sex in favour of the other
    sexist
  35. a colloquial word meaning unreliable or untrustworthy
    dodgy
  36. expect people to say Bless you! or Gesundheit! when you do this (legközelebb akkor angolórán én is Gesundheitot mondok, jó?)
    sneeze
  37. jó modor
    good manners
  38. tiszteletlen
    disrespectful
  39. elfogadható
    acceptable
  40. (jó) benyomást kelt
    creates a (good) impression
  41. túlzás, túlzott
    over the top
  42. tiszteletmutatás
    showing respect
  43. kényelmetlenül érzi magát, zavarban van (két szó is van erre)
    awkward/embarrassed
  44. lázadó
    revolting
  45. (túl) közvetlen
    (too) familiar
  46. úriemberhez méltó
    gentlemanly
  47. nemileg megkülönböztető
    sexist
  48. nem felel meg az Európai Jogszabály által előírt tisztasági követelményeknek
    (nem higiénikus)
    unhygienic
  49. amatőr, hozzá nem értő
    unprofessional
  50. sértő (vkinek)
    offensive (to sy)
  51. rosszul érteni valamit, félremagyarázni
    misinterpret

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