a small insect that lives in large groups
to increase your demands or try to get more things from a situation, even though this involves more risks
Sanctions against the dictatorship upped the ante considerably in the crisis.
someone or something that does something
a servant (=someone who serves others)
inside a container, building, car etc
used with the name of a container, place, or area to show where someone or something is
He had a pencil in his pocket.
The scissors are in the top drawer.
an activity organized by a group of people as a protest against something
a sit-in where people sit in a place to prevent its usual activity
It's freezing in here!
written abbreviation for INCHES
the opposite or lack of something
insensitive (=not sensitive)
used to show that two things increase or change together, in a connected way
The more I thought about the idea, the more I liked it.
used before nouns when you are talking about a person or thing that has already been mentioned or is already known about, or that is the only one
used before a noun to show that you are talking about a particular person or thing
the shop next to our school
The boy was riding the blue bicycle.
As def. article
gebruik om na ’n spesifieke ding/persoon te verwys
a carpet or carpets in general, or heavy woven material used for making carpets
a carpet or carpets
a material for covering the floor, that is often made of wool
a thick bedroom carpet
fitted, covering the whole floor from wall to wall
to cover a floor with carpet
The building has been carpeted throughout.
The hall was carpeted in a depressing shade of green.