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Summary - Engels

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  • Attentive
    • Attent, met veel aandacht
    • Listening or watching carefully and with interest 
  • Benefit
    • Voordeel
    • An advantage that gives you a helpful and useful effect 
  • Blow
    • Blazen 
    • A negative setback 
  • Commitment
    • inzet 
    • A promise to do or to behave in a particular way 
  • Compassion
    • mededogen, verdrietig gevoel als iemand anders iets naars meemaakt
    • A strong feeling of sympathy for people who are suffering and a desire to help them 
  • Compassionate
    • Medelevend
    • Feeling or showing symphaty for people wgo are suffering 
  • Conquer
    • veroveren 
    • To become very populair or successful in a place
  • Conundrum
    • raadsel 
    • A confusing problem or question that is very difficult to solve
  • Courage
    • Moed
    • The ability to do dangerous, or face pain or opposition, without showing fear
  • Courageous
    • Moedig
    • Showing courage
  • inspiration
    • Inspiratie
    • Looking for inspiration for a new dessert? Try this recipe. 
  • overcome
    • Overwinnen 
    • He finally managed to overcome his fear of flying.
  • get over it 
    • Kom eroverheen 
    • It was his first major setback in life, but he managed to get over it. 
  • obstacle 
    • Obstakel 
    • A lack of qualifications can be a major obstacle to finding a job. 
  • perfectionism 
    • Perfectionisme 
    • Her perfectionism is evident at work and at home.
  • innovative
    • Innovatief, als iemand nieuwe ideeën en dingen ontwikkelt of als iets daar blijk van geeft
    • There will be a prize for the most innovative design.
  • revolutionary
    • Revolutionair 
    • The effects of technological development are revolutionary
  • ground-breaking
    • Baanbrekend 
    • It was a ground-breaking piece of research.
  • commitment
    • Inzet 
    • The company's commitment to providing quality at a reasonable price  has been vital to its success.
  • patience
    • Geduld 
    • I have run out of patience with her. 
  • perseverance 
    • Volharding
    • They showed great perseverance in the face of difficulty. 
  • inspirational
    • Inspirerend 
    • He was an inspirational leader.
  • tolerance 
    • Tolerantie, bereidheid om andere mensen afwijkend te laten denken en handelen
    • She had no tolerance for jokes. 
  • hindrance
    • Hinder 
    • The be honest, she was more of a hindrance than a help. 
  • optimism
    • Optimisme 
    • We may now look forward with optimism
  • ingenuity
    • Vindingrijkheid 
    • He was a designer of great ingenuity
  • single-mindedness 
    • Vastberadenheid 
    • Single-mindedness and focusing on his passion have help him conquer adversity. 
  • dedication
    • Toewijding 
    • Florence showed great dedication to her job by working very long hours. 
  • determination
    • Bepaling
    • He fought the illness with courage and determination.
  • self-interest
    • Eigenbelang 
    • Not all of them were acting out of self-interest.
  • self-defence
    • Zelfverdediging
    • The man later told police that he was acting in self-defence
  • self-control
    • Zelfbeheersing 
    • It took all his self-control not to shout at them. 
  • selflessness
    • Onbaatzuchtigheid 
    • She is admired for her bravery and selflessness
  • self-assurance
    • Zelfverzekerheid
    • He stood out for his intellectual agility and calm self-assurance
  • self-obsession
    • Zelfobsessie 
    • Self-obsession and self-doubt can get in the way of success. 
  • gradual 
    • Geleidelijk 
    • Recovery from the disease is very gradual
  • incremental 
    • Incrementeel, die of dat groeit in aantal of omvang 
    • The government imposed small, incremental tax hikes. 
  • striking
    • Opvallend 
    • Her face was striking
  • interim 
    • Interim, tijdelijke vervanger(tijdelijk)  
    • The vice-president took power in the interim period before the election. 
  • (a) great deal 
    • (een) geweldige deal (veel) 
    • My mother had lost a great deal of weight. 
  • haggard
    • Verwilderd, onverzorgd 
    • He looked pale and haggard.
  • penalize 
    • Straffen 
    • He felt penalized because of his age. 
  • glance 
    • Oogopslag 
    • He let me glance at the report for a brief moments.
  • glare 
    • Schittering 
    • He glared at me without saying a word. 
  • squint
    • Scheel 
    • The sun is causing everyone to squint
  • gaze 
    • Staren 
    • He gazed longingly at the sweets. 
  • glimpse 
    • Glimp, iets of iemand heel kort zien 
    • He caught a glimpse of her in the crowd.
  • gape
    • Gapen 
    • I would gape in astonishment if that happened.
  • peek
    • Kijkje 
    • Don't peek at your presents before your birthday.
  • gawp
    • Gapen 
    • Don't gawp at me like that!
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Summary - engels

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  • overtreding
    wrongdoing
  • boosdoeners
    wrongdoers
  • handel met voorkennis

    Insider dealing

    Insider trading

  • prijsafspraken
    price fixing
  • verboden
    banned
  • belemmerd
    barred
  • beboet 
    fined
  • omkopen
    bribe
  • terugslag
    kickback
  • omkoperij
    bribery
  • smerigheid
    sleaze

  • nagemaakt
    counterfeited
  • valse biljetten
    counterfeit notes
  • namaak
    counterfeiting
  • vervalsing
    forgery
  • vervalsen
    faking
  • vervalsingen
    fakes
  • verduistering
    embezzlement
  • verduisterd
    embezzled
  • afpersen
    rackets
  • afpersers
    racketeers
  • gedragscode
    code of conduct
  • inbreuken
    breaches
  • onprofessioneel gedrag
    unprofessional conduct
  • mvo
    corporate social respondibility
  • ethisch beleggen
    ethical investing
  • inzet
    stakes
  • bedrijven
    holdings
  • kinderarbeid
    child labour
  • slaven arbeid
    sweatshop labour
  • voorkeursbeleid
    affirmative action programs
  • etnische minderheden
    ethic minorities
  • verkopen hun aandelen 
    sell their stake holding
  • koolstofemissies
    carbon emissions
  • koolstof spoor
    carbon footprint
  • koolstof-neutraal
    carbon-neutral
  • koolstofcompensatie
    carbon offset
  • tijdschema
    timeframe
  • doorlooptijd
    lead time
  • dienstregeling
    schedule/timetable
  • uitvaltijd
    downtime
  • gantt-grafiek
    gant chart
  • fasen
    phases
  • simultaan
    simultaneous
  • parallel lopen
    run in parallel
  • bonus betalingen
    bonus payments
  • voltooiing
    completion
  • eisen
    demands
  • trendmolen
    treadmill
  • terugschakelen
    downshifting
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By the way
  • Used to introduce a comment or question that is not directly related to what you have been talking about.
  • By the way, i found that book you were looking for.
  • trouwens 
When is noon and midnight
  1. 12.00 p.m.
  2. 12.00 a.m.
When is time spelled out?
  1. When a.m. Or p.m. Is not mentioned
  2. when o'clock is used
What numbers require numerals?
  1. Numbers 10 and above
  2. dates
  3. percentages
  4. decimals
What numbers are spelled out?
  1. Numbers under 10
  2. Numbers at the beginning of the sentence
  3. Fractions
On foot
Te voet
By bike
Met de fiets
By train
Met de trein
By car
Met de auto
Gaan slapen
To go to sleep