quarter

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Noun: четверть квартал квартира четверть часа
Verb: четвертовать расквартировывать делить на четыре квартовать

Фразы:

to draw and quarter - четвертовать, сурово наказать

grand jury at the quarter sessions - большое жюри, заседающее в суде квартальных сессий

quarter moon - четверть луны

last quarter of the moon - последняя четверть луны

quarter note - четвертная нота, четверть

quarter of ten - без четверти десять

orange quarter - апельсиновая долька

for a quarter of the price - за четверть цены

distant quarter - отдалённое место

to keep good (fair) quarter(s) with smb. - сохранять, поддерживать хорошие отношения с кем-л.

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Примеры:

It's a quarter of seven (=6.45). - Без четверти семь (т.е. 6-45). (амер.)

a quarter of a cup of sugar - четверть стакана сахара

Production is up this quarter. - В этом квартале уровень производства повысился.

The clock struck the quarter. - Часы пробили четверть.

We must find quarters before nightfall. - Мы должны найти какое-нибудь жильё, прежде чем наступит ночь.

The king gave no quarter to traitors. - Король не пощадил предателей.

His allowance was a quarter a week. - Его недельное содержание составляло 25 центов.

I'll meet you in a quarter of an hour. - Встретимся через четверть часа.

Cut the pie into quarters. - Разрежьте пирог на четыре части.

Cut the cake into quarters. - Разрежьте торт на четыре равные части.

He was three quarters of an hour early. - Он пришёл на сорок пять минут раньше.

He put a quarter in the slot. - Он опустил в автомат монетку в четверть доллара.

It's a quarter of two. - Сейчас без четверти два.

the southeast quarter of the city - юго-восточный квартал города

They live less than a quarter mile from us. - Они живут менее чем в четверти мили от нас.

Venus was also seen in the southern quarter. - Венера была также видна в южной части (небосвода).

The fog reduced visibility to a quarter of a mile. - Туман ограничил видимость до четверти мили.

It was exactly a quarter to four o'clock. - Было ровно без четверти четыре.

A quarter of the population voted for him. - За него проголосовала четверть населения.

The first quarter of 2006 draws to a close. - Первый квартал 2006 года подходит к концу.

The troops attacked the city from all quarters. - Войска атаковали город со всех сторон.

It's about a page and a quarter. - Это около страницы с четвертью.

I'll meet you at a quarter past ten. - Встретимся в четверть одиннадцатого.

He surrendered but asked for quarter. - Он сдался, но попросил пощады.

Last quarter, sales surpassed two million. - В прошлом квартале продажи превысили отметку в два миллиона.

The fall quarter ends at Christmas. - Осенняя четверть заканчивается на Рождество.

Our database is updated every quarter. - Наша база данных обновляется каждый квартал.

He dropped a word in the right quarter. - Он обронил словечко нужному человеку.

Production was up in the second quarter. - Во втором квартале производство выросло.

He fed four quarters into the slot machine. - Он бросил в игровой автомат четыре монеты по двадцать пять центов.

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Связанные термины:

cry quarter: to beg for mercy

no quarter: If you say that someone was given no quarter, you mean that they were not treated kindly by someone who had power or control over them.

quarter day: any of four days in the year when certain payments become due . In England, Wales, and Northern Ireland these are Lady Day, Midsummer's Day, Michaelmas, and Christmas . In Scotland they are Candlemas, Whit Sunday, Lammas, and Martinmas

black quarter: a person who acts against the interests of a trade union, as by continuing to work during a strike or taking over a striker's job

Empty Quarter: a desert in S Arabia, mainly in Saudi Arabia, extending southeast from Nejd to Hadramaut and northeast from Yemen to the United Arab Emirates . Area: about 777 000 sq km (300 000 sq miles)

first quarter: one of the four principal phases of the moon, occurring between new moon and full moon, when half of the lighted surface is visible

last quarter: one of the four principal phases of the moon, occurring between full moon and new moon, when half the lighted surface is visible

Latin Quarter: an area of Paris, on the S bank of the River Seine : contains the city's main educational establishments ; centre for students and artists

quarter-bound: (of a book) having a binding consisting of two types of material, the better type being used on the spine

quarter crack: a sand crack on the inside of the forefoot of a horse

quarter-final: A quarter-final is one of the four matches in a competition which decides which four players or teams will compete in the semi-final.

quarter grain: the grain of quartersawn timber

quarter horse: a small powerful breed of horse, originally bred for sprinting in quarter-mile races in Virginia in the late 18th century

quarter-hour: a period of 15 minutes

quarter mile: an event in which competitors run a quarter mile or 400 metres

quarter-miler: an athlete who specializes in running the quarter mile or the 400 metres

quarter note: A quarter note is a musical note that has a time value equal to two eighth notes.

quarter-phase: → two-phase

quarter plate: a photographic plate measuring 3 1 ⁄ 4 × 4 1 ⁄ 4 inches (8.3 × 10.8 cm)

quarter pound: a unit of weight equal to a quarter of a pound or 4 ounces avoirdupois

quarter round: a convex decorative molding, in cross section a quarter of a circle

quarter tone: a quarter of a whole tone ; a pitch interval corresponding to 50 cents measured on the well-tempered scale

quarter turn: a turn of 90°

three-quarter: You can use three-quarter to describe something which is three fourths of the usual size or three fourths of a standard measurement .

quarter century: a period of twenty five years

quarter-pounder: A quarter pounder is a hamburger that weighs four ounces before it is cooked. Four ounces is a quarter of a pound .

quarter section: a land measure, used in surveying, with sides half a mile long; 160 acres

quarter window: (on a car) a small triangular side window with hinges that can be opened for extra ventilation

quarter-finalist: A quarter-finalist is a person or team that is competing in a quarter-final.

quarter sessions: (in England and Wales, formerly) a criminal court held four times a year before justices of the peace or a recorder, empowered to try all but the most serious offences and to hear appeals from petty sessions . Replaced in 1972 by crown courts

draw and quarter: to disembowel and dismember (a person) after hanging

three-quarter time: a form of simple triple time in which there are three crotchet beats to the bar, indicated by the time signature 3 4

wing three-quarter: a player stationed on the wing

centre three-quarter: either of two middle players on the three-quarter line

three-quarter binding: a bookbinding style in which the spine and much of the sides are in a different material (esp leather ) from the rest of the covers

three-quarter nelson: a hold in which a wrestler, from a kneeling position behind a prone opponent, applies a half nelson with one arm, passes the other arm under the opponent's body on the near side, and locks the arms at the fingers or wrist on the back of the opponent's neck

blackleg: a person who acts against the interests of a trade union, as by continuing to work during a strike or taking over a striker's job

blacklegged: a person who acts against the interests of a trade union, as by continuing to work during a strike or taking over a striker's job

blacklegging: a person who acts against the interests of a trade union, as by continuing to work during a strike or taking over a striker's job

crotchet: A crotchet is a musical note that has a time value equal to two quavers .

ovoli: a convex moulding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or ellipse

ovolo: a convex moulding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or ellipse

sand crack: a deep crack or fissure in the wall of a horse's hoof, often causing lameness

three-four time: a form of simple triple time in which there are three crotchet beats to the bar, indicated by the time signature 3 4

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Однокоренные слова:

quarterage - расквартирование, выплата по кварталам
quarterly - ежеквартальный, раз в квартал, ежеквартальник
quarters - помещение, квартиры, жилище, казармы, жилье
quartering - расквартирование, четвертование, квартование, деление на четыре части
quartered - разделенный на четыре части, делить на четыре части

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