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Autor:  Dale/RS
E-mail:  dale.thomas@hy.com.br
Data:  15/MAI/2006 8:43 AM
Assunto:  Exercises
 
Mensagem: 

the phrasal verb equivalents for the following:
'to cause trouble'

to make trouble, harrass, raise hell, raise cain, raise the dickens
'to get better (after being ill)'

to recover, recuperate, get back on one's feet
'to seize an opportunity'

to take advantage, jump on the bandwagon, go for it 
'to do something that has been threatened or instructed'

to carry out, keep his word, follow through 
'to make smaller'

to cut down to size, cut back, shrink

the various forms of the following words:  

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'time'
'limit'
'state'
'digest'
'shave'

the collocations for
'........ of mind' (frame/thought/attitude/feeling)

frame of mind
'to step out of ........' (place/order/line/position)

step out of line
'........ display' (in/at/on/with)

on display
'mental ........' (stop/block/hold/break)

mental block
'........ media' (mass/whole/large/gross)

mass media

 


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Exercises  –  Deivis  14/MAI/2006, 10:59 PM
 Exercises  –  Dale/RS  15/MAI/2006, 8:43 AM
Exercises  –  Deivis  16/MAI/2006, 7:29 AM

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