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course

noun     /kɔːs/
of course
A1 used to say 'yes' and emphasize your answer конечно! "Can you help me?" "Of course!"Yes, no and notIntensifying expressionsStressing and emphasizing
B1 used to show that what you are saying is obvious or already known разумеется, естественно Of course, the Olympics are not just about money.Apparent and obviousVisible
of course not
A2 used to say 'no' and emphasize your answer конечно, нет! "Do you mind if I borrow your pen?" "Of course not."Yes, no and not
LESSONS [C]
A1 a series of lessons about a particular subject курс обучения She did a ten-week course in computing.Classes, courses and coursework
PART OF MEAL [C]
A2 a part of a meal блюдо a three-course dinnerMeals and parts of meals
SPORT [C]
B1 an area used for horse races or playing golf скаковой круг, площадка a golf courseSurfaces on which sports take place
MEDICINE [C] mainly UK
a fixed number of regular medical treatments курс лечения a course of antibioticsMedicine in different forms
ROUTE [C, U]
the direction in which a ship, aircraft, etc is moving курс (направление) During the storm, the boat was blown off course (= in the wrong direction).Direction of motionPoints of the compass
ACTION [C] ( also course of action)
something that you can do in a particular situation линия поведения I think the best course of action would be to write to him.Ways of achieving things
during/in/over the course of sth
during a particular time or activity в процессе, в ходе чего-либо In the course of the interview she mentioned her previous experience.Simultaneous and consecutiveOrder and sequence
in due course
B2 at a suitable time in the future в свое/должное время The results will be sent to you in due course.In the future and soon
DEVELOPMENT [no plural]
the way something develops, usually over a long time ход развития Nuclear weapons have changed the course of modern history.Ways of achieving things
in the course of time UK
gradually, or over a period of time с течением времени Spending time and time passing
be on course for sth/to do sth UK
to be very likely to succeed at something быть на верном пути к чему-либо Making progress and advancingBecoming better
run its course
If something runs its course, it continues naturally until it has finished. продвигаться должным образом, идти своим чередом →  See also be on a collision course , crash course , be par for the course Coming to an endCausing something to end
(Definition of course from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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