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Определение на английском “a feather in your cap”

a feather in your cap

an achievement to be proud of: It's a real feather in our cap to be representing Britain in this contest.
(Definition of a feather in your cap from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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monster

any imaginary frightening creature, especially one that is large and strange

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What’s that lovely smell?

by Kate Woodford,
October 29, 2014
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either

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high-frequency trading noun

October 27, 2014
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of

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