definition 1: to try or work hard; exert oneself.
example: She’s striving to reach the top in her profession.
example: The athletes strove to improve their performance before the next Olympics.
example: Leaders on both sides have been striving for a peaceful end to the conflict.
example: He continues to strive toward his goal of entering politics.
definition 2: to struggle, usually against something or someone.
example: His father and mother had striven against poverty in the old country.
tuhr mih na l@ ji
definition: the specialized vocabulary and expressions used in a particular field or subject; nomenclature.
example: This course introduces the student to the most important concepts and terminology of the field of economics.
definition: to slow or block the movement or progress of; hinder.
example: The cascades of snow impeded the settlers’ progress.
example: Wars in the country have impeded the development of infrastructure.
ri @ laIz
definition 1: become aware of, or clearly perceive or understand.
example: I failed to realize how unhappy she was.
example: I just realized that it’s past midnight.
example: He suddenly realized that nothing was more important to him than his family.
example: It took me a moment to realize the seriousness of what had just happened.
definition 2: to make happen; actualize.
example: She realized her dream of success.
definition 3: to obtain (income or profit).
example: The company realized a profit in the first quarter.
ih kwI v@ k@l
definition: having at least two plausible alternative meanings, often intentionally so, in order to deceive or avoid commitment; ambiguous.
example: We had hoped that her answer would help us make our decision, but her reply was equivocal.
definition 2: doubtful or undecided, as in one’s opinion or attitude toward something.
example: Her feelings about her son’s choice of a wife were equivocal.