there’s a global crisis

it seems like something is in the wind regarding the IMMIGRATION LAWS

immigration law – prawo imigracyjne

 

prolonged word

prolong the agony

brewing – piwowarstwo, browarnictwo

 

brew – esencja herbaciana, napar (z ziol)

brew – parzenie, warzenie

 

as soon as we saw pete’s face, we knew there was a storm brewing

dont listen to her, her talk is full of wind

 

dont listen to her, jessica’s talk is full of rubbish

come rain or shine

 

there is a global crisis.

second wind – energia do dzialania

i need a little siesta to get my second wind, otherwise i’ll be useless later on

deflate  – spuszczac powietrze z materaca

 

hazard – niebezpieczenstwo, ryzysko, zrzadzenie losu

imperil – narazic na niebezpieczenstwo

hazard, jeopardize

 

soldiers jeopardize their lives in war

we had nowhere to shelter

 

purify – oczyszczac

brook – strumien, potok

 

two-pronged fork

prong – zab widela

extinct volcano – wygasly wulkan

extinct language – wymarly jezyk

 

void – niewazny, bezwartosciowy

quarry – kamieniolom

pebbles – koks, kokaina

 

pebble – krysztal gorski, kamyk

sleet – deszcz ze sniegiem ; AmE – gololedz (warstwa sniegu na drodze, asfalcie)

 

tarmac

ice layered on the road, tarmac

olive grove – gaj oliwny

lemon grove – gaj cytrynowy

 

copse = coppice – mlodniak, mlodnik, zagajnik

grove = shrubbery = copse – zagajnik

 

landslide victory – przytlaczajace zwyciestwo

landslide – obsuwisko

aridity – jalowosc, suchosc

 

spineless – bojazliwy, bez charakteru

range = training ground – poligon

 

WASTELAND – nieuzytek, nieuzytki, ziemia lezaca odlogiem

ravine = gorge = canyon

 

the gale was coming back (wichura)

breeze – bryza, wiaterek

 

the squalls signalled the approach of the hurricane

peasouper – gesta, zolta mgla

haze – opary, mgla, zamglenie

 

aurora – zorza

thaw – odwilz

 

digestive juices – soki trawienne

omelette

 

vertically

horizontally

 

befoul – zbrukac = contaminate = pollute = poison

we cannot go fishing in our creek anymore as it is polluted

 

helmsman – sternik

squall – nadmorski wiatr, nawalnica

 

navigate – nawigowac (statek, samolot)

we need to find an experienced helmsman (sternik) that knows how to navigate in a squall

 

many of them had umbrellas, for it began to spit a little

the water pipes

 

water pipe – rurociag, wodociag

 

the water pipes are frozen and i am afraid they might burst when the thaw arrives

all the flights at the airport have been cancelled as a result of the peasouper

 

they had to take reasonable measures to rectify the pollution inthe area

housing estate = housing development – osiedle mieszkaniowe

 

the soil around the housing development had to be contaminated by the city

sulphur dioxide is a pollution – it cases acid rain

 

sewage – scieki, nieczystosci

 

By indolentlady

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