18.1. SECOND BATCH…..”TO”. And how my extended family picked up soft fruit from the grocery if it was me who footed the bill


 

🔗….ver en ficha posterior

Recordemos que ↗️BATCH ……..🔹lote ….. Y viene bien aprenderla junto con ↗️SWATCH ….. 🔹Muestra ,retal (de ropa )….🔗.↗️STRAIN …… 🔹cepa (de bacterias o de virus )……

🔗🔗🔗. EXERT  ….. We exert influence ,power ON something or someone…….. ( ejercemos poder, influencia sobre) . And also ……we exert ourselves ( nos esforzamos) to do something……

🚣🚣🚣.PREPOSITION …….TO

There are some expressions that always come with TO ……. Here we have 📍a host of them …… NICE TO …….( agradable con ) RUDE TO…….( maleducado con ) POLITE TO…..( educado con ) KIND TO……( amable con ) SYMPATHETIC TO ……. ( OJO, Comprensivo con …… ⚠️No es ,simpático……simpático se dice ↗️AGREEABLE   …….. OR ………….↗️.CONGENIAL  ) .

That is to say all the expressions involving some attitude towards someone …..

🚣🚣🚣. PHRASAL VERB….

↗️.TO FALL THROUGH ……… 🔹caer en la nada … 🔹Fracasar algo …..
➡️➡️. Los planes para comprar la avioneta fracasaron …….➡️➡️Plans to buy the 📍light airplane fell through…..
➡️➡️. Las promesas del ayuntamiento para darme la licencia han caído en la nada ……. Promises of the city council to 🔗grant the license fell through .

📍📍📍….. ↗️LIGHT AIRPLANE ….🔹avioneta

……↗️A HOST OF …… 🔹un grupo de ……

🚣🚣🚣TRICKY EXPRESSIONS

↗️SOFT FRUIT ……. 🚷no es fruta dulce , blanda , ……..sorprendentemente es …..🔹fruta del bosque ……. ( por qué no dicen ….. forest fruit? 😁)

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↗️EXTENDED FAMILY …….. Es 🔹la familia al completo, por ejemplo en Navidad ….. ( no decimos …🚷completed family … Jeje ) …….. ⚠️OJO ..que 🔹parientes lejanos se dice …..↗️DISTANT RELATIVES . Y recordemos la expresión ya vista de ….↗️.NEXT OF KIN …. 🔹allegados

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🚣🚣🚣.IDIOM

↗️TO FOOT THE BILL ….. 🔹pagar la cuenta…… We’ve already seen in past🔗sheets other ways to mean …..pay the bill……. remember this one …….↗️STUMP UP THE BILL…… And this next is great ! ….↗️ TO PICK UP THE TAB ……. es también pagar ,,, los ingleses dicen recoger la etiqueta ,,,,,,qué finos 😀. …..

PODCAST …. BBC 4…. thought for the day

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