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Перевод:

Abbreviation: и т.д.

Фразы:

to go into long dresses, trousers, etc. - носить длинные платья, брюки

year in, year out, day in, day out, etc - из года в год, изо дня в день и т. п.

heres ex asse PJ, Q, M etc. - единственный (исключительный) наследник

bind to happen etc - обязательно произойти

do etc - дела идут неважно

fifty num etc - пятьдесят один

etc too many - лишний

a per diem for meals etc. - суточные на питание и т.п. в сумме

do etc/ - хорошо принимать

less discounts etc. - за минусом скидок и т. п.; за вычетом скидок и т. п.

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Связанные термины:

don't mind him/her etc: You use don't mind in expressions such as don't mind her or don't mind them to apologize for someone else's behaviour when you think it might have offended the person you are speaking to.

every now and then etc: You use every in the expressions every now and then, every now and again, every once in a while, and every so often in order to indicate that something happens occasionally .

good lord oh lord; etc: Lord is used in exclamations such as ' good Lord! ' and ' oh Lord! ' to express surprise, shock, frustration, or annoyance about something.

in bad/good/etc taste: If you say that something that is said or done is in bad taste or in poor taste, you mean that it is offensive, often because it concerns death or sex and is inappropriate for the situation . If you say that something is in good taste, you mean that it is not offensive and that it is appropriate for the situation.

get lost/knotted/stuffed etc: Get is used in rude expressions like get stuffed and get lost to express contempt, disagreement, or refusal to do something.

I know (how you feel, etc): You use ' I know ' to express sympathy and understanding towards someone.

in (good, poor, etc.) taste: in a form, style, or manner showing a (good, poor, etc.) sense of beauty, excellence, fitness, propriety, etc.

on the big/small etc side: If you say that something is on the small side, you are saying politely that you think it is slightly too small. If you say that someone is on the young side, you are saying politely that you think they are slightly too young.

quite a few (or bit, etc.): more than a few (or bit, etc.)

take five (or ten, etc.): take a break for five (or ten, etc.) minutes, as from working

too close etc for comfort: If you say that something is, for example, too close for comfort, you mean you are worried because it is closer than you would like it to be.

as happy etc as can/could be: If someone or something is, for example, as happy as can be or as quiet as could be, they are extremely happy or extremely quiet.

such as it is (or was, etc.): being the kind it is (or was, etc.)

to some/a certain degree (etc): You use expressions such as to some degree, to a large degree, or to a certain degree in order to indicate that something is partly true, but not entirely true.

all the farther (or closer, etc.): as far ( close, etc.) as

a whole lot (or bunch, etc.) of: very many

Bachelor of Arts (or Science, etc.): a degree given by a college or university to a person who has completed a four-year course or its equivalent in the humanities or related studies (or in science, etc.)

be charm, success, etc personified: to be very charming, successful, etc

crab one's act (the deal, etc.): to ruin or frustrate one's scheme (the deal, etc.)

heaven/god/lord/christ etc knows: People use expressions such as goodness knows, Heaven knows, and God knows when they do not know something and want to suggest that nobody could possibly know it.

last but one/last but three etc: You can use phrases such as the last but one, the last but two, or the last but three, to refer to the thing or person that is, for example, one, two, or three before the final person or thing in a group or series .

Master of Arts (or Science, etc.): a degree given by a college or university to a person who has completed a prescribed course of graduate study in the humanities or related studies (or in science, etc.): it ranks above the degree of Bachelor and below that of Doctor

rumour/legend/tradition etc has it: You can use has it in expressions such as ' rumour has it that ' or ' as legend has it ' when you are quoting something that you have heard, but you do not necessarily think it is true .

want in (or out or off, etc.): to want to get, go, or come in (or out, off, etc.)

in a few etc minutes'/days'/weeks' etc time: If you say that something will happen, for example, in a week 's time or in two years ' time, you mean that it will happen a week from now or two years from now.

every other day/every second day etc: If something happens every other day or every second day, for example, it happens one day, then does not happen the next day, then happens the day after that, and so on. You can also say that something happens every third week, every fourth year, and so on.

Fortune 500 (or 1000 or 100, etc.): the 500 (or 1000, 100, etc.) largest U.S. industrial corporations as ranked according to sales volume

generally speaking/roughly speaking/etc: You use speaking in expressions such as generally speaking and technically speaking to indicate which things or which particular aspect of something you are talking about.

give to understand (or believe, etc.): to cause to understand (or believe, etc.)

make a fool (or an ass, etc.) of: to cause to seem a fool (or an ass, etc.)

much obliged/I am obliged to you/etc: People sometimes use obliged in expressions such as ' much obliged ' or ' I am obliged to you ' when they want to indicate that they are very grateful for something.

on a large (or small, etc.) scale: to a relatively large (or small, etc.) degree or extent

what the heck (or hell, devil, etc.): an exclamatory remark of surprise

too fast etc/not fast etc enough for sb's liking: If something is, for example, too fast for your liking, you would prefer it to be slower . If it is not fast enough for your liking, you would prefer it to be faster.

as good/stupid/quick etc as they come: If you say that someone is, for example, as good as they come, or as stupid as they come, you are emphasizing that they are extremely good or extremely stupid.

in the original/in the original French/etc: If you read or sing something in the original or, for example, in the original French, you read or sing it in the language it was written in, rather than a translation .

only/just etc a question/matter of time: If you say that it is only a matter of time or only a question of time before something happens, you mean that it cannot be avoided and will definitely happen at some future date .

the bigger/sooner/smaller etc the better: You can use expressions like ' The bigger the better ' or ' The sooner the better ' to say that you would prefer it if something is big or happens soon.

the other day (or night, afternoon, etc.): on a recent day (or night, afternoon, etc.)

to what/that degree/the degree that(etc): You use expressions such as to what degree and to the degree that when you are discussing how true a statement is, or in what ways it is true.

to what/that extent/the extent that(etc): You use expressions such as to what extent, to that extent, or to the extent that when you are discussing how true a statement is, or in what ways it is true.

have many (or several, etc.) irons in the fire: to have or be engaged in many (or several, etc.) activities, enterprises, or the like

poster child: If someone is a poster child for a particular cause, characteristic, or activity, they are seen as a very good or typical example of it.

as good (or tough or strong, etc.) as they come: among the best (or toughest, strongest, etc.)

tied to one's mother's (or wife's, etc.) apron strings: dominated by one's mother (or wife, etc.)

to a large extent to some/a certain extent(etc): You use expressions such as to a large extent, to some extent, or to a certain extent in order to indicate that something is partly true, but not entirely true.

to the extent of/that/to such an extent that(etc): You use expressions such as to the extent of, to the extent that, or to such an extent that in order to emphasize that a situation has reached a difficult, dangerous, or surprising stage .

when (or if, etc.) one's ship comes in (or home): when (or if, etc.) one becomes rich

contempt: If you have contempt for someone or something, you have no respect for them or think that they are unimportant .

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