- If something is mandatory it must be done
- This meeting is mandatory for all employees.
Nearly 70 percent of all cars in the UK are less than five years old.
The cup is very delicate [=fragile] so please handle it carefully
a fragile piece of metal
a network of electrical wires that supplies electricity to a large area.
Not long ago.
Have you seen any good films recently?
Happening or starting from a short time ago.
He sent me a copy of his most recent article.
What he is saying is essentially true.
it comes down to something
The trade between the two countries.
You can't give in to children's demands all the time.
There is a surplus of workers and not enough jobs.
She was so proud of her son.
The company has announced plans to open six new stores.
We bought the house at a good price
An official rule that controls how something is done.
Rahmen, Gerüst, Rahmenplan
the basic structure of something
He is very sick and requires constant care.
Something that is needed or that must be done,
There was insufficient money to fund the project
She didn't have sufficient time to answer all the questions.
They live in a huge house.
Was the food good? - Not particularly.
annähern, etwas behandeln (Frage)
A way of doing something
We are approaching the end of the fiscal year.
a period of ten years
Sugar makes your teeth decay.
The smell of decaying meat.
She has had to make some very difficult decisions.
The error was a simple oversight.
to handle sth.
To change (something) so that it has more different kinds of people or things.
You should diversify your investments.
Strong enough to get better quickly after damage, illness, shock, etc.
Life is hard there but the people are resilient.
There are many arguments for/against nuclear energy.
We plan to take on an additional ten employees over the next year.
To send someone or something somewhere.
Each state chooses delegates to the national convention.
Tickets must be purchased two weeks in advance.