Dienstag, 19. Januar 2021, 04:23
Site: Learning English in context
Course: Learning English in context (Context)
Glossary: Global glossary


something difficult

[uncountable and countable noun]

challenge of
The company is ready to meet the challenges of the next few years.


[uncountable noun] formal

careful thought and attention, especially before making an official or important decision:

proposals put forward for consideration


making you believe that something is true or right

Courtenay played the role in an utterly convincing way.


in the course of last year = during last year


  • (verb)news
    to report the details of an event for a newspaper or a television or radio programme:
    I'd just returned from covering the Cambodian war.
  • to include or deal with a particular subject or group of things:
    'Exercise' is a word which covers a vast range of activities.