A Pilot Survived a Plane Crash And 15 Hours Among Hungry Sharks
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Words and Definitions.
Managed to (do)
To do something through luck or effort (not easy to do)
Ex: There was a lot of homework but I managed to finish it.
Ex: He managed to fight off the sharks in the ocean
Rely on: to depend on, to get help from
Ex: I rely on my mom for dinner.
Ex: We rely on the car navigation (navi) to show us where to go.
Immediate(ly): right away, without waiting
Ex: It started to rain so I opened the umbrella immediately.
Ex: She immediately called her mom when she found some money.
Messed up: a messy, chaotic, or problematic situation
Ex: His mom was angry because his room was messed up.
Ex: The school schedule is messed up because of corona virus.
Encourage: to cheer for someone, to help someone feel better
Ex: My mother encouraged me to study hard.
Take for granted: to not value someone or something enough, you don’t appreciate enough
Ex: He took his health for granted until he got very sick.
Favor (v.) Favorable (adj.): to show a preference
Ex: He favors England over other European countries.
Ex: She showed a favorable attitude towards the young, cool coworker.
Flirt (v.): to show someone that you like them romantically
Exaggerate (v.): to make something sound more serious than it really is
Ex: My father exaggerated the size of the fish he caught.
Imply (v.) to hint at something, to give a certain feeling with out saying it directly
Confess (v.): to tell the truth, to admit to something
Ex: He confessed to eating her cake.
Ex: The shoplifter confessed to stealing the bracelet.
Stereotype (n.): a fixed idea about someone, a group of people, country, etc…