Accept an offer przyjąć ofertę I was reluctant at first, but I finally decided to accept the offer accept the fact that
it won’t help
się na nic nie zda
It really won’t help if you keep on criticising everyone.
it won’t hurt
nie będzie bolało
It won’t hurt if you offer to help from time to time.
it works like magic!
This new cream works like magic! I can’t believe how effective it is!
it’s a load off my mind
spadł mi kamień z serca
Thanks for taking care of it, it’s a load off my mind. Now, I will be able to concentrate on other things.
it’s a long story
długo by opowiadać, to długa historia
It’s a really long story. I’ll explain some other time.
it’s a scream
to jest zabawne
The movie is such a scream. Just go and see it, you won’t stop laughing.
it’s a shame that
It’s such a shame that you can’t come. We were hoping to see you after all this time.
it’s about time
It’s about time you made up your mind about your future. You are 28.
all Greek to me
to dla mnie chińszczyzna
I really don’t understand what you’re talking about. I was never good at science, in fact, it’s all Greek to me.
it’s all the same to me
wszystko mi jedno
I really don’t see the difference, it’s all the same to me.
it’s beyond me
to mnie przerasta
It’s way too difficulty for me. It’s simply beyond me. I give up.
it’s beyond my power
to wykracza poza moje możliwości
I can’t do much about it. The whole situation is beyond my power.
it’s common practice
to jest na porządku dziennym
It’s common practice in the UK to rent flats with some of your friends, even if you are in your thirties.
it’s easy for you to say
ci się mówi
It’s easy for you to say, but I wonder what you would do if you actually were in my position.
it’s getting late
robi się późno
It’s getting late. I’d better go now.
it’s hard to say
It’s hard to say what the situation on the market is going to be like in the nearest future.
it’s just a matter of time
to tylko kwestia czasu
It’s just a matter of time until they change their mind. You’ll see.
it’s more than likely
to więcej niż prawdopodobne
It’s more than likely that Andy is going to get accepted for the scholarship. He would be perfect for the programme.
it’s my last hope
to moja ostatnia nadzieja
This company really is my last hope. I have been looking for a job for such a long time.
it’s no fun
to nic przyjemnego
It’s no fun having to work such long hours. I’d much rather spend the evenings at home.
it’s no joke
nie są żarty
It’s no joke working as a doctor. Bear that in mind while applying to do medicine.
it’s no use doing something
nie ma sensu robić czegoś
It’s no use worrying about the exam yet. The results won’t be out for the next two weeks.
it’s none of my concern
to nie moja sprawa
It’s none of my concern, but I think Lauren might be in trouble.
it’s none of your business!
to nie twoja sprawa/interes!
It’s none of your business. Leave me alone.
it’s not the end of the world
to nie koniec świata
It’s really not the end of the world, you know. You can resit the exam in September.
it’s the same old story
ciągle to samo
It’s the same old story. Sam doesn’t study and then he asks everyone for help when it comes time for the exam period.
it’s too good to be true
to jest zbyt piękne,
aby było prawdziwe
I really can’t believe I got in, it’s simply too good to be true.
it’s typical of her
to do niej podobne
It’s so typical of her. She arranges a meeting and then cancels last minute.
it’s up to you
to zależy od ciebie
Where we go is up to you tonight. I really don’t mind.
it’s within walking distance
można tam dojść pieszo
There is no point for us to take the car. It’s within walking distance.
There isn’t a lot happening in the job market at the moment.
join the ranks of
dołączyć do grupy
I have recently graduated and finally joined the ranks of all the 9-5 office workers.
Judging by her car and clothes, she must have a really good job.
jump for joy
skakać z radości
I jumped for joy when I got the results of my finals.
jump to conclusions
Don’t jump to conclusions. Read it all through carefully again and than tell me what you think.
just a moment
Just a moment. I’ll check that for you.
just as we expected
tak jak oczekiwaliśmy
We are really pleased that it all worked out just as we expected.
just in case
na wszelki wypadek
Take an umbrella just in case. It might rain later.
just my luck!
takie to już moje szczęście!
Just my luck! I missed her by 5 minutes and have to come back tomorrow.
justice has been done
sprawiedliwości stało się zadość
The robber has been caught and justice has been done at last.
keep a secret
No one knows about it yet so make sure you keep it a secret.
keep a straight face
I couldn’t keep a straight face whenever I looked at Sam even though I should have stayed serious because it was such an important meeting.
keep a watch on somebody
uważnie kogoś obserwować
a watch on him
, he’s acting rather suspicious.
keep an eye on something
mieć coś na oku, pilnować
Keep an eye on the offers that come up on the market. We really need to find a flat soon.
Just keep calm, there is no reason to panic.
keep clear of something
trzymać się z dala od czegoś
Keep clear of the closing door. You could get hurt if it hit you.
utrzymywać dobrą formę
I am keeping fit by going to dance classes three times a week.
keep in touch with somebody
być z kimś w kontakcie
I keep in touch with all of my friends who live abroad thanks to Skype and e-mails.
keep it to yourself
zachowaj to dla siebie
It is a secret so make sure that you keep it to yourself.
keep one’s fingers crossed for somebody
za kogoś kciuki
All the best of luck! I will be keeping my fingers crossed for you.
keep one’s head
nie tracić głowy
Make sure you keep your head all through the exam. You tend to panic for no reason.
Keep quiet. There is an exam next door.
keep somebody at a distance
trzymać kogoś na dystans
She has always kept to herself and has had a tendency to keep everybody at a distance.
keep something in mind
mieć coś na uwadze, pamiętać o czymś
Thanks for the offer! I’ll keep it in mind and let you know at the end of the week.
keep the change
proszę zatrzymać resztę (przy wydawaniu pieniędzy)
You can keep the change.
keep track of something
nadążać za czymś
I can’t keep track of her whereabouts. She’s moving all the time.
keep up the good work
dobra robota, oby tak dalej
Well done, Kate! Keep up the good work!
keep up with the times
z duchem czasu
Although she is already 75, my grandma is keeping up with the times; she has a mobile phone and uses the Internet.
keep your shirt on!
Keep your shirt on! Everything will be fine.
kick somebody when he is down
You shouldn’t kick somebody like that when they are down. It’s immoral.
kick the bucket
umrzeć, wyciągnąć nogi, kopnąć w kalendarz
My annoying neighbour finally kicked the bucket at 98.
kick up a fuss
She always kicks up a fuss about the most ridiculous things. I have never met anybody that petty.
I have been playing computer games all day just to kill time.
kill two birds with one stone
upiec dwie pieczenie przy jednym ogniu
Let’s go to London and then to Paris on our way back. We’ll kill two birds with one stone.
killed in action
poległy w boju
My brother was killed in action in Iraq.
knock it off!
Oh come on, knock it off! She really didn’t mean to do any harm. Why do you always have to complain so much?
know a thing or two
dobrze znać się na czymś;
wiedzieć to i owo
I think I know a thing or two about South America. I lived there for 10 years.
know better than to do something
wiedzieć, aby czegoś nie robić
You should have really known better than to go there on your own. You know what a dangerous area it is!
know right from wrong
odróżniać dobro od zła
Sarah is so naive she simply doesn’t know right from wrong.
know somebody by sight
znać kogoś z widzenia
I only know Tim by sight. In fact, I have never met him.
know somebody through and through
znać kogoś na wylot
We know each other through and through. We have been the best of friends since primary school.
know something by experience
znać coś z doświadczenia
I only know marketing by experience. I have no formal education in the area.
know what’s what
wiedzieć co i jak
Sam really knows what’s what in the industry.
slowniki -> According Everything went according to plan. S-14 account
slowniki -> Advantage What are the advantages of this method? S-38 adventure
slowniki -> After We are leaving after breakfast. S-50 afternoon
slowniki -> Przedimek nieokreślony
slowniki -> Accept an offer
slowniki -> Parcel There’s a parcel for you. S-1238 parent
slowniki -> Cap He wears his cap backwards. S-290 capital
slowniki -> Thanks Thanks for everything! S-1766 that
slowniki -> Motion The machine was put in motion. S-1106 motor
slowniki -> Be What can it be? S-182 beach