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to achieve

to achieve

/əˈtʃiv/
verb
to finally get the desired goal after dealing with many difficulties
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When the carrots achieve the right size, they will be removed, packaged, transported, and sold.

The principles of hydroponics are simple, and very little special knowledge or equipment is needed to achieve success.

Fame in a Foreign Language: Joseph Conrad Literary success is hard enough to achieve in one's native language.

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to clean

to clean

/ˈkɫin/
verb
to remove dirt, stains, or any unwanted substance from something by rubbing or washing

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to feed

to feed

/ˈfid/
verb
to give food to a person or an animal

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to injure

to injure

/ˈɪndʒɝ/
verb
to get hurt, especially in an accident; to cause physical harm to someone

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to steal

to steal

/ˈstiɫ/
verb
to take something from someone or somewhere without permission or paying for it
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Art thieves believe they can easily steal something from a small museum without being seen.

He said that he was motivated to steal because he needed money.

Sometimes valuable works of art or ancient artifacts are stolen from museum collections.

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to record

to record

/ˈɹɛkɝd/, /ɹəˈkɔɹd/, /ɹɪˈkɔɹd/
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to store information, music, etc. in a way that can be used in the future

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to beg

to beg

/ˈbɛɡ/
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to ask humbly for something, especially when one needs or desires that thing a lot

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to fire

to fire

/ˈfaɪɝ/, /ˈfaɪɹ/
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to shoot a bullet, shell, etc. from a weapon

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to inspire

to inspire

/ˌɪnˈspaɪɹ/
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to give someone the needed confidence, passion, or encouragement in order for them to do something well

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to thank

to thank

/ˈθæŋk/
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to say thanks to someone for what they have done
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There they thank the Saint for his past help when they were ill.

Good news, thank God!

Thank God it was only the veil!'

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to combine

to combine

/ˈkɑmbaɪn/, /kəmˈbaɪn/
verb
to mix in order to make a single unit

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to search

to search

/ˈsɝtʃ/
verb
to carefully try to find a person or thing

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to blow

to blow

/ˈbɫoʊ/
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to send out air from our mouth

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to apologize

to apologize

/əˈpɑɫəˌdʒaɪz/
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to tell a person that one is sorry for having done something wrong

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to promise

to promise

/ˈpɹɑməs/
verb
to tell someone that something will certainly happen or that we will certainly do something

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to collect

to collect

/kəˈɫɛkt/
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to gather or bring together things from different places or people

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to publish

to publish

/ˈpəbɫɪʃ/
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to issue or produce a newspaper, book, etc.

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to lay

to lay

/ˈɫeɪ/
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to carefully put something or someone down

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to arrive

to arrive

/ɝˈaɪv/
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to get somewhere, usually at the end of a journey

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to scream

to scream

/ˈskɹim/
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to give a long loud shout when we are feeling a strong emotion

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to surround

to surround

/sɝˈaʊnd/
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to be around something on all sides

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to decrease

to decrease

/ˈdiˌkɹis/, /dɪˈkɹis/
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to become less in amount, size, or degree

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to earn

to earn

/ˈɝn/
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to get money for the job that we do or services that we provide

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to marry

to marry

/ˈmɛɹi/
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to become someone's husband or wife

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to forgive

to forgive

/fɝˈɡɪv/, /fɔɹˈɡɪv/
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to stop blaming someone or being angry with them for something they have done; or not punish someone for an offense, flaw, etc.

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