Translation glossary: English grammar, irony, metaphor

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"How do you Figure?"How do you come to that conclusion?
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(Joseph was her) ityou're it, US colloquial expresson/child's game
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80 percent of success is showing up80 percent of success is in the process of arriving to start
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a crime of unspoken criticisma crime of thought or intention without an overt act
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a five-piecefive pieces of chicken
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a fulfilling sense of closuresense of a problem fully resolved
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a future time _______ the sun no longer shines brightlya future time where
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a good manWilliam Lloyd Garrison is the good man in this context
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a or thethe. Used with proper noun in certain circumstances.
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a pillar of intensitya standard of intense concentraton
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a thousand times a fool but not in her roomin thousand times and places a fool, but in her room she was not a fool
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acuity of patientsrefers to the patients who need acute care
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Adding Up the Benefitsproviding benefits that keep adding up
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All Good Things Come to an Endany experience that is good will not last forever
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All Sexed Upexagerated but as a double meaning here
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are common at either end of the scalecan occur at the upper or lower age boundaries
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at the edgeedge, on edge, edgy or edgey used ironically
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Average interest-earning assetsaverage of interest-earning assets
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ÆneasAeneas, same name
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“All honourable guys had started in Intelligence Service”All decent people got their start in intelligence.
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bankabilityability to get financing as a technical term in solar industry
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Batsquatchquatch seems to be always used to be funny
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before the judgewhey they appeared in front of the judge to be married
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behaviorial clues e.g. writingmood changes that may be revealed in written communication
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benefitsservice or payment to which you are entitled
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bridgingjoining both
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bring to the taskcontribute to the task
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brown paperpaper on which a working analysis is mounted physically or metaphorically
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Burst timetime until seams, closures or fabric bursts
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cap and trade legislationa law which limit greenhouse gas and creates a market
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Carry backthe owner finances the sales to the buyer
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Cash-by-mail companiesCompanies which make loans and send the loan funds by mail
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Causes concern for man...can be dangerous for human beings
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CDBCoughing and deep breathing
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cfcompare or consult
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channel your inner drill sergeant and screaminvoke or call up an image of a drill sergeant and shout very loudly
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close periodclosing period
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coquetry, coquettishflirting. used with men and women
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credit billcredit invoice or statement
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deep and experienced teamteam with experience & in-depth knowledge or capabilities
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Define their own canvasset their own methods/environment for accomplishing work
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Define their own canvasset their own methods/environment for accomplishing work
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deliver a lesson or speechdeliver a speech
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demnition grinda hard and lonely life
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detailed reporttypes of reports and types of transactions
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disclosurereporting to authorities
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Does Not a Good Test Makedoes not make a good test
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double-checkerverifier
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dry-rottedbrittle from drying out
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dynamics for patient and clinicianthe dynamics/interactive events that lead to the self muiliation for the patient and the clinician
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