Cambridge Dictionary: Translations from English to Japanese

Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary

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  • Japanese translations for 18,000 words and phrases
  • 14,000 examples show how words work in typical contexts
  • Specifically aimed at elementary to intermediate learners of English, CEF levels A1-B2
  • Based on the 1.5 bn word Cambridge English Corpus
  • Hear the words spoken online with thousands of British English and American English recordings.


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to succeed in finishing something or reaching an aim, especially after a lot of work or effort

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Out of Africa
Out of Africa
by Colin McIntosh,
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A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the

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face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

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