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Wordlist

LIFELINES INTERMEDIATE
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STARTING OUT

Grammar
ability /@"bIl@ti/ capacite FaÈhigkeit abilitaÁ
accent /"&ks@nt/ accent Akzent accento
to accept /@k"sept/ accepter akzeptieren accettare
accountant /@"kaUnt@nt/ comptable Buchhalter(in), contabile, ragioniere/a
Finanzberater(in)
advertisement /@d"v3:tIsm@nt/ annonce, publicite Anzeige annuncio
to apply to /@"plaI tu:/ poser sa candidature sich bewerben bei far domanda per
aspect /"&spekt/ aspect Aspekt aspetto
to break down /%breIk "daUn/ tomber en panne eine Panne haben avere un guasto
brie¯y /"bri:fli/ brieÁvement kurz in breve
to consider /k@n"sId@(r)/ re¯eÂchir aÁ in Betracht ziehen prendere in considerazione
dental /"dentl/ dentaire Zahn-, Zahnarzt- dentistico, dal dentista
expedition /%eksp@"dISn/ expeÂdition Expedition, Fahrt spedizione
to express /Ik"spres/ exprimer ausdruÈcken esprimere
introduction /%Intr@"dVkSn/ introduction EinfuÈhrung, Vorstellung presentazione
item /"aIt@m/ article Punkt articolo, elemento
mother-tongue /"mVD@ tVN/ langue maternelle Muttersprache madrelingua, propria lingua
nationality /%n&S@"n&l@ti/ nationalite NationalitaÈt nazionalitaÁ
psychology /saI"kQl@dZi/ psychologie Psychologie psicologia
to repair /rI"pe@(r)/ reÂparer reparieren riparare
revision /rI"vIZn/ reÂvision Wiederholung ripasso
section /"sekSn/ section Abschnitt sezione
(yours) sincerely /sIn"sI@li/ sinceÁrement mit freundlichen GruÈssen, cordiali saluti
aufrichtig
skill /skIl/ talent, capacite Fertigkeit abilitaÁ, talento
tour /tU@(r)/ visite (guideÂe) Tour, Fahrt giro, viaggio
unusual /Vn"ju:ZU@l/ inhabituel ungewoÈhnlich insolito/a

UNIT 1

Grammar
accident /"&ksId@nt/ accident Unfall incidente
to apologize /@"pQl@dZaIz/ s'excuser sich entschuldigen scusarsi
appointment /@"pOIntm@nt/ rendez-vous Termin, Verabredung appuntamento
calm (adj) /kA:m/ tranquille ruhig calmo/a
to concentrate (on) /"kQns@ntreIt/ se concentrer sich konzentrieren (auf) concentrarsi su, pensare a
convenient /k@n"vi:ni@nt/ commode bequem opportuno/a
to create /kri"eIt/ creÂer schaffen creare
event /I"vent/ eÂveÂnement Ereignis avvenimento
fault /fO:lt/ faute Fehler colpa
to get out of /%get "aUt Qv, @v/ sortir de aussteigen scendere da (un veicolo)
guy /gaI/ (un) type Typ, Mann tizio
managing director /%m&nIdZIN d@"rekt@(r), directeur geÂneÂral Firmenchef(in) direttore, amministratore
dI-, daI-/ delegato
mental /"mentl/ mental geistig mentale
order /"O:d@(r)/ commande Auftrag ordine
to pretend /prI"tend/ faire semblant vorgeben ®ngere
to run into /%rVn "Intu:, "Int@/ heurter reinfahren andare a sbattere contro
sales report /"seIlz rI%pO:t/ rapport des ventes Umsatzbericht relazione sulle vendite
seatbelt /"si:tbelt/ ceinture de seÂcurite Sicherheitsgurt cintura di sicurezza
spare (adj) /spe@(r)/ de rechange Ersatz- di riserva
to stall /stO:l/ caler den Motor abwuÈrgen, bloccarsi (perche si spegne il
stehenbleiben motore)
stressful /"stresfl/ stressant anstrengend, stressig stressante
to switch off /%swItS "Qf/ eÂteindre ausschalten spegnere
traf®c /"tr&fIk/ circulation Verkehr traf®co
to witness /"wItnIs/ eÃtre teÂmoin de beobachten essere testimone di

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Lifelines Intermediate

Vocabulary
click /klIk/ deÂclic Klicken, klicken scatto (n), scattare (v)
client /"klaI@nt/ client Kunde, Kundin cliente
cliff /klIf/ falaise Klippe scogliera
equivalent /I"kwIv@l@nt/ eÂquivalent Entsprechung, equivalente
entsprechend
extract /"ekstr&kt/ extrait Auszug stralcio

Reading
acceptable /@k"sept@bl/ acceptable akzeptabel, angemessen accettabile
to admit /@d"mIt/ admettre zugeben ammettere
behaviour /bI"heIvj@(r)/ comportement Verhalten comportamento
casual /"k&ZU@l/ deÂtendu leger sportivo/a, casual
considerate /k@n"sId@r@t/ attentionne ruÈcksichtsvoll che ha riguardo per gli altri
to cuddle /"kVdl/ faire un caÃlin sich umarmen abbracciare, coccolare
descent /dI"sent/ deÂscente Verfall discesa, diminuzione
progressiva
embarrassing /Im"b&r@sIN/ geÃnant peinlich imbarazzante
equality /I"kwQl@ti/ eÂgalite Gleichheit uguaglianza
to get on /%get "Qn/ monter (dans un train) einsteigen salire su (un veicolo)
to give up /%gIv "Vp/ ceÂder, abandonner aufhoÈren cedere
hardly /"hA:dli/ aÁ peine kaum a malapena
hedge /hedZ/ haie Hecke siepe
to horrify /"hQrIfaI/ horri®er entsetzen lasciare inorridito/a
idiot /"Idi@t/ imbeÂcile Idiot(in) idiota
impatient /Im"peIS@nt/ impatient ungeduldig impaziente
impolite /Imp@"laIt/ mal eÂleveÂ, impoli unhoȯich maleducato/a
in public /%In "pVblIk/ en public in der OÈ ffentlichkeit in pubblico
leisure /"leZ@(r)/ loisir Freizeit- tempo libero
manners /"m&n@z/ (bonnes) manieÁres Manieren buone maniere
to mention /"menSn/ citer, mentionner erwaÈhnen menzionare
mobile phone /%m@UbaIl "f@Un/ teÂleÂphone portable Handy cellulare, telefonino
nowadays /"naU@deIz/ de nos jours heutzutage oggigiorno
on the whole /%Qn D@ "h@Ul/ dans l'ensemble im Grossen und Ganzen nel complesso
pedestrian /p@"destri@n/ pieÂton FussgaÈnger(in) pedone
personal stereo /%p3:s@nl "steri@U/ baladeur Walkman walkman
to queue /kju:/ faire la queue sich anstellen fare la coda
relaxed /rI"l&kst/ deÂtendu entspannt rilassato/a
treatment /"tri:tm@nt/ eÂgard, traitement Behandlung trattamento
to turn up /%t3:n "Vp/ monter (le son) lauter drehen alzare il volume di

Listening
cottage /"kQtIdZ/ maisonnette, cottage HaÈuschen villetta, cottage
crowded /"kraUdId/ bonde voll affollato/a
to depend (on) /dI"pend (Qn)/ compter sur, deÂpendre de abhaÈngen dipendere (da)
imaginary /I"m&dZ@nri/ imaginaire imaginaÈr, erfunden immaginario/a
insurance /In"SU@r@ns/ assurance Versicherung assicurazione
lecture /"lektS@(r)/ confeÂrence Vorlesung, Vortrag conferenza, lezione
universitaria
management /"m&nIdZm@nt/ direction Management amministrazione
to prefer /prI"f3:(r)/ preÂfeÂrer bevorzugen preferire
purpose /"p3:p@s/ objectif Zweck scopo
statement /"steItm@nt/ deÂclaration Aussage affermazione
technical /"teknIkl/ technique technisch, kompliziert tecnico/a

Extension
to argue /"A:gju:/ se disputer streiten, diskutieren litigare
basically /"beIsIkli/ dans l'ensemble im Grunde genommen fondamentalmente
to calculate /"k&lkj@leIt/ calculer kalkulieren, berechnen calcolare
to co-operate /k@U"Qp@reIt/ coopeÂrer zusammenarbeiten cooperare, collaborare
to compete /k@m"pi:t/ concourir konkurrieren competere
curious /"kjU@ri@s/ curieux neugierig curioso/a
depressed /dI"prest/ deÂprime niedergeschlagen, depresso/a
deprimiert
to disagree /%dIs@"gri:/ ne pas eÃtre d'accord widersprechen, nicht non essere d'accordo
zustimmen
employee /%ImplOI"i:/ employe Arbeitnehmer(in), dipendente
Angestellte(r)
employer /Im"plOI@(r)/ employeur Arbeitgeber(in) datore di lavoro
explanation /%ekspl@"neISn/ explication ErklaÈrung spiegazione
extrovert (n) /"ekstr@v3:t/ extraverti Extrovertierte(r) estroverso/a

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frequently /"fri:kw@ntli/ freÂquemment staÈndig frequentemente


guilty /"gIlti/ coupable schuldig con sensi di colpa
introvert (n) /"Intr@v3:t/ introverti Introvertierte(r) introverso/a
lawyer /"lOI@(r)/ avocat Anwalt, AnwaÈltin avvocato
librarian /laI"bre@ri@n/ bibliotheÂcaire Bibliothekar(in) bibliotecario/a
lonely /"l@Unli/ seul, esseule einsam solo/a
to match /m&tS/ correspondre zu etw passen corrispondere a
mood /mu:d/ humeur Stimmung, Laune umore
nervous /"n3:v@s/ nerveux nervoÈs nervoso/a
obviously /"Qbvi@sli/ eÂvidemment offensichtlich ovviamente
optimistic /%QptI"mIstIk/ optimiste optimistisch ottimistico/a
outgoing /%aUt"g@UIN/ ouvert kontaktfreudig socievole
personality /%p3:s@"n&l@ti/ personnalite PersoÈnlichkeit personalitaÁ
practical /"pr&ktIkl/ pratique praktisch pratico/a
pressure /"preS@(r)/ pression Druck, Stress pressione, tensione
questionnaire /%kwestS@"ne@(r)/ questionnaire Fragebogen questionario
repetitive /rI"pet@tIv/ reÂpeÂtitif monoton ripetitivo/a
researcher /rI"s3:tS@(r)/ chercheur Forscher(in) ricercatore/trice
shy /SaI/ timide schuÈchtern timido/a
sociable /"s@US@bl/ sociable gesellig socievole
to suit /su:t/ convenir passen, entsprechen andare bene per
traditional /tr@"dIS@nl/ traditionnel traditionell tradizionale
trusting /"trVstIN/ qui fait con®ance, naõÈf vertrauensvoll ®ducioso/a

UNIT 2

Grammar
bet /bet/ pari (Wett)einsatz scommessa
to bounce /baUns/ rebondir springen rimbalzare
casino /k@"si:n@U/ casino Casino casinoÁ
®re brigade /"faI@ brI%geId/ pompiers Feuerwehr vigili del fuoco
gamble /"g&mbl/ jeu, pari GluÈcksspiel, Wette azzardo
headline /"hedlaIn/ titre (d'un journal) Schlagzeile titolo
rarely /"re@li/ rarement selten raramente
risk /rIsk/ risque Risiko rischio
to roll /r@Ul/ rouler rollen rotolare

Vocabulary
aisle /aIl/ couloir Gang corridoio
context /"kQntekst/ contexte Kontext, Zusammenhang contesto
jaw /dZc:/ maÃchoire Kiefer mascella
lung /lVN/ poumon Lunge polmone
to squeeze /skwi:z/ serrer, essorer (heraus)druÈcken strizzare, spremere
strategy /"str&t@dZi/ strateÁge Strategie strategia
to survive /s@"vaIv/ survivre uÈberleben sopravvivere

Reading
amazing /@"meIzIN/ extraordinaire erstaunlich sorprendente
to check in /%tSek "In/ enregistrer sich einchecken fare il check-in
clinic /"klInIk/ clinique Klinik clinica
to crash /kr&S/ s'eÂcraser abstuÈrzen precipitare
to creep /kri:p/ avancer doucement kriechen salire lentamente
to fasten /"fA:sn/ attacher anschnallen allacciare
¯ight /flaIt/ vol Flug volo
¯ood /flVd/ inondation Flut inondazione, alluvione
to grab /gr&b/ saisir, attraper greifen, packen afferrare
groan /gr@Un/ geÂmissement stoÈhnen gemito
helicopter /"helIkQpt@(r)/ heÂlicopteÁre Hubschrauber elicottero
jungle /"dZVNgl/ jungle Dschungel giungla
mosquito /mAs"ki:t@U/ moustique Moskito zanzara
particularly /p@"tIkj@l@li/ particulieÁrement besonders, vor allem particolarmente
rescuer /"reskju:@(r)/ sauveteur Retter(in) soccorritore/trice
to set off /%set "Qf/ prendre le deÂpart, partir sich aufmachen partire
to set up /%set "Vp/ monter, installer aufbauen avviare
swamp /swQmp/ mareÂcage Sumpf palude
to take off /%teIk "Qf/ deÂcoller abheben decollare
tragic /"tr&dZIk/ tragique tragisch tragico/a
violent /"vaI@l@nt/ violent heftig violento/a
wreckage /"rekIdZ/ eÂpave Wrack rottami

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Lifelines Intermediate

Listening
abroad /@"brO:d/ aÁ l'eÂtranger im Ausland all'estero
to admire /@d"maI@(r)/ admirer bewundern ammirare
to be promoted /%bi pr@"m@UtId/ monter en grade befoÈrdert werden essere promosso/a (nella
carriera)
to divorce /dI"vO:s/ divorcer sich scheiden lassen divorziare
to envy /"envi/ envier beneiden invidiare
failure /"feIlj@(r)/ eÂchec Versager(in) fallimento, fallito/a
to put on (weight) /%pUt Qn ("weIt)/ prendre (du poids) zunehmen (an Gewicht) ingrassare

Extension
century /"sentS@ri/ sieÁcle Jahrhundert secolo
coast /k@Ust/ coÃte KuÈste costa
to dive /daIv/ plonger tauchen tuffarsi
full-time /%fUl "taIm/ aÁ plein temps Vollzeit- a tempo pieno
hazard /"h&z@d/ danger Gefahr rischio, pericolo
to object to /@b"dZekt tu:, t@/ s'opposer aÁ etw gegen etw haben disapprovare
shipwreck /"SIprek/ naufrage Schiffswrack relitto
signi®cance /sIg"nIfIk@ns/ importance Bedeutung importanza
to spray /spreI/ asperger (be)spruÈhen spruzzare
to succeed /s@k"si:d/ reÂussir Erfolg haben avere successo, riuscire
surveyor /s@"veI@(r)/ geÂomeÁtre, topographe Baugutachter(in), geometra
Vermesser(in)
to swing /swIN/ balancer schwingen roteare
to take up /"teIk Vp/ commencer (aÁ pratiquer) mit etw anfangen cominciare
treasure /"treZ@(r)/ treÂsor Schatz tesoro
venture /"ventS@(r)/ entreprise Unternehmen impresa
washing machine /"wQSIN m@%Si:n/ machine aÁ laver Waschmaschine lavatrice

UNIT 3

Grammar
appropriate /@"pr@Upri@t/ convenable, approprie angemessen appropriato/a
athlete /"&Tli:t/ athleÁte Athlet(in) atleta
beach /bi:tS/ plage Strand spiaggia
to break down /breIk "daUn/ tomber en panne eine Panne haben avere un guasto
brilliant /"brIli@nt/ exceptionnel ausgezeichnet brillante
dentist /"dentIst/ dentiste Zahnarzt, ZahnaÈrztin dentista
education /%edZU"keISn/ eÂducation, instruction Bildung istruzione
evidence /"evId@ns/ preuve, teÂmoignage Beweis prova, testimonianza
factory /"f&kt@ri/ usine Fabrik fabbrica
to fancy /"f&nsi/ aimer, deÂsirer moÈgen, Lust haben aver voglia di
to illustrate /"Il@streIt/ illustrer erklaÈren, beschreiben illustrare, dimostrare
intention /In"tenSn/ intention Absicht intenzione
to knock down /%nQk "daUn/ deÂtruire, abattre abreissen demolire
prediction /prI"dIkSn/ preÂvision Vorhersage predizione
to produce /pr@"dju:s/ produire herstellen produrre
record (n) /"rekO:d/ record Rekord record
speci®c /sp@"sIfIk/ speÂci®que speziell speci®co/a
training /"treInIN/ entraõÃnement Training formazione
unemployment /%VnIm"plOIm@nt/ choÃmage Arbeitslosigkeit disoccupazione

Vocabulary
chilly /"tSIli/ froid, frisquet kuÈhl freddo/a, fresco/a
dull /dVl/ terne, morne grau cupo/a, fosco/a
forecast /"fO:kA:st/ preÂvision Vorhersage previsioni
frost /frQst/ givre Frost gelo, brina
hail /heIl/ greÃle Hagel grandine
humid /"hju:mId/ humide feucht umido/a
lightning /"laItnIN/ eÂclair Blitz fulmine, lampo
sleet /sli:t/ pluie glacËante Eisregen nevischio
thunder /"TVnd@(r)/ tonnerre Donner tuono

Reading
according to /@"kO:dIN tu:, t@/ selon nach, gemaÈss secondo
agriculture /"&grIkVltS@(r)/ agriculture Landwirtschaft agricoltura
attempt /@"tempt/ essai Versuch tentativo
climate /"klaIm@t/ climat Klima clima

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Wordlist

communication /k@%mju:nI"keISn/ communication Kommunikation comunicazione


decline /dI"klaIn/ deÂclin RuÈckgang diminuire
drought /draUt/ seÂcheresse DuÈrre siccitaÁ
environment /In"vaIr@nm@nt/ environnement Umwelt ambiente
extinct /Ik"stINkt/ disparu ausgestorben estinto/a
famine /"f&mIn/ famine Hungersnot carestia
genetic /dZ@"netIk/ geÂneÂtique genetisch genetico/a
habitat /"h&bIt&t/ habitat Lebensraum habitat
hip /hIp/ hanche HuÈfte ®anco, anca
to increase /In"kri:s/ augmenter steigen, erhoÈhen aumentare
mammal /"m&ml/ mammifeÁre SaÈugetier mammifero
pattern /"p&tn/ scheÂma Muster, Weise modello, sistema
pension /"penSn/ pension, retraite Rente pensione
population /%pQpjU"leISn/ population BevoÈlkerung popolazione
region /"ri:dZ@n/ reÂgion Region, Gebiet regione
resource /rI"zO:s/ ressource Rohstoff risorsa
supply /s@"plaI/ provision, reÂserve Vorrat riserva, provvista
technology /tek"nQl@dZi/ technologie Technologie tecnologia
university /% ju:nI"v3:s@ti/ universite UniversitaÈt universitaÁ
wild (n) /waIld/ dans la nature Wildnis natura

Extension
bene®t /"ben@fIt/ avantage Nutzen vantaggio, bene®cio
to broaden /"brO:dn/ eÂlargir erweitern allargare
community work /k@"mju:n@ti %w3:k/ travail pour la freiwillige Sozialarbeit servizio nella comunitaÁ
collectiviteÂ
con®dent /"kQnfId@nt/ con®ant selbstbewusst sicuro/a di seÂ
conservation /%kQns@"veISn/ conservation Naturschutz conservazione
degree /dI"gri:/ diploÃme Hochschulabschluss laurea
department store /dI"pA:tm@nt %stO:(r)/ grand magasin Kaufhaus, Warenhaus grande magazzino
independent /%IndI"pend@nt/ indeÂpendant unabhaÈngig indipendente
instructor /In"strVkt@(r)/ enseignant Lehrer(in) istruttore/trice
mature /m@"tSU@(r)/ mature, aÃge erwachsen, reif maturo/a
primary school /"praIm@ri %sku:l/ eÂcole primaire Primarschule scuola elementare
secondary school /"sek@ndri %sku:l/ eÂcole secondaire Sekundarschule scuola secondaria

UNIT 4

Grammar
aspect /"aspEkt/ aspect, facette Aspekt aspetto
carpenter /"kA:pInt@(r)/ menuisier Schreiner(in) falegname
combination /%kQmbI"neISn/ meÂlange Kombination combinazione
commercial (adj) /k@"m3:Sl/ (valeur) marchande kommerziell commerciale
content (adj) /k@n"tent/ satisfait, content zufrieden soddisfatto/a
to demonstrate /"dem@nstreIt/ deÂmontrer demonstrieren dimostrare
to deserve /dI"z3:v/ meÂriter verdienen meritare
economic /%i:k@"nQmIk/ ®nancier oÈkonomisch, economico/a
wirtschaftlich
election /I"lekSn/ eÂlection Wahl elezione
to fascinate /"f&sIneIt/ fasciner faszinieren affascinare
genuinely /"dZenju:Inli/ veÂritablement echt sinceramente
to govern /"gVvn/ gouverner regieren governare
to identify /aI"dentIfaI/ identi®er identi®zieren identi®care
involvement /In"vQlvm@nt/ engagement Engagement impegno, partecipazione
to meditate /"medIteIt/ arbitrer meditieren meditare
to motivate /"m@UtIveIt/ motiver motivieren motivare
peninsula /p@"nInsj@l@/ peÂninsule Halbinsel penisola
political /p@"lItIkl/ politique politisch politico/a
religious /rI"lIdZ@s/ religieux religioÈs religioso/a
to represent /reprI"zent/ repreÂsenter darstellen rappresentare
salary /"s&l@ri/ salaire Gehalt, Salair stipendio
saucepan /"sO:sp@n/ casserole Topf, Pfanne pentola
stylish /"staIlIS/ aÁ la mode schick elegante
telescope /"telIsk@Up/ teÂleÂscope Fernrohr telescopio
universe /"ju:nIv3:s/ univers Universum universo
value /"v&lju:/ valeur Wert valore
work of art /%w3:k @v "A:t/ úuvre d'art Kunstwerk opera d'arte

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Vocabulary
to achieve /@"tSi:v/ accomplir erreichen raggiungere
communication /k@%mju:nI"keISn/ communication Kommunikation comunicazione
compliment /"kQmplIm@nt/ compliment Kompliment complimento
to impress /Im"pres/ impressionner beeindrucken fare una buona impressione su
media /"mi:di@/ meÂdias Medien media
to nod (your head) /nQd/ faire signe de la teÃte nicken fare un cenno (col capo)

Reading
acceptable /ak"sEpt@bl/ acceptable angemessen accettabile
comment /"kQment/ commentaire Kommentar commento
critic /"krItIk/ critique Kritiker(in) critico
culture /"kVltS@(r)/ culture Kultur cultura
to fold /f@Uld/ plier verschraÈnken, falten incrociare (le braccia)
forcefully /"fO:sf@li/ eÂnergiquement uÈberzeugend, energisch energicamente
to impress /Im"prEs/ impressionner beeindrucken fare una buona impressione su
to maintain /meIn"teI=n/ maintenir aufrechterhalten mantenere
to mumble /"mVmbl/ marmotter murmeln borbottare
patiently /"peIS@ntli/ patiemment geduldig pazientemente
to pay attention (to) /%peI @"tenSn tu:, t@/ faire/preÃter attention (aÁ) auf etw achten prestare attenzione (a)
pleasant /"plez@nt/ agreÂable angenehm piacevole
posture /"pQstS@(r)/ posture Haltung posizione, atteggiamento
to recall /rI"kO:l/ se rappeler sich erinnern ricordare
to shake /SeIk/ secouer schuÈtteln stringere (la mano)
small talk /"smO:l %tO:k/ papotage Smalltalk chiacchiere
sub-title /"sVb %taItl/ sous-titre Untertitel sottotitolo
technique /tek"ni:k/ technique Technik, Methode tecnica
topic /"tQpIk/ sujet Thema argomento

Extension
to celebrate /"selIbreIt/ feÃter feiern festeggiare
chimney /"tSImni/ chemineÂe Schornstein, Kamin camino
to consist of /k@n"sIst Qv, @v/ consister aÁ aus etw bestehen consistere di
cracker /"kr&k@(r)/ peÂtard traditionnel de Knallbonbon specie di mortaretto con
NoeÈl sorpresina
custom /"kVst@m/ tradition Brauch, Tradition usanza
decoration /%dek@"reISn/ deÂcor, deÂcoration Schmuck decorazione
development /dI"vel@pm@nt/ eÂvolution, deÂveloppement Entwicklung sviluppo
festival /"festIvl/ festival Feier festival, festivitaÁ
pantomime /"p&nt@maIm/ sketch satirique joue aÁ WeihnachtskomoÈdie spettacolo teatrale natalizio
NoeÈl
pillow case /"pIl@U %keIs/ taie d'oreiller Kopfkissenbezug federa
pudding /"pUdIN/ cake aÁ la vapeur Dessert, Nachtisch dolce, budino
reindeer /"reIndI@(r)/ renne Rentier renna
sales /seIlz/ soldes Verkauf saldi
schedule /"Sedju:l/ emploi du temps Plan programma
season /"si:zn/ saison Saison, Zeit stagione
sleigh /sleI/ traõÃneau Schlitten slitta
spirits /"spIrIts/ spiritueux Spirituosen liquori
turkey /"t3:ki/ dinde Truthahn tacchino
various /"ve@ri@s/ divers, varie verschiedene(s) vario/a

UNIT 5

Grammar
alarm /@"lA:m/ alarme Alarm(anlage) allarme
to arrest /@"rest/ arreÃter festnehmen arrestare
bloodstain /"blVdsteIn/ tache de sang Blut¯eck macchia di sangue
to charge (with) /"tSA:dZ (wID)/ accuser (de) verdaÈchtigen, anklagen accusare (di)
court /kO:t/ tribunal Gericht tribunale
crime /kraIm/ crime, criminalite Verbrechen delitto
detective /dI"tektIv/ deÂtective Detektiv(in) detective
evidence /"EvId@ns/ preuve, teÂmoignage Beweis(material) indizio, prova
expert (n) /"eksp3:t/ expert Experte, Expertin esperto
®bre /"faIb@(r)/ ®bre Faser ®bra
®ction /"fIkSn/ ®ction Literatur storia inventata

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®ngerprint /"fINg@prInt/ empreinte digitale Fingerabdruck impronta digitale


to identify /aI"dentIfaI/ identi®er identi®zieren identi®care
laboratory /l@"bQr@tri/ laboratoire Labor laboratorio
to rob /rQb/ voler rauben svaligiare
sample /"sA:mpl/ eÂchantillon Probe campione, prelievo
to search /s3:tS/ fouiller suchen perquisire
to set off /%set "Qf/ deÂclencher (l'alarme) ausloÈsen far scattare, azionare
to solve /sQlv/ reÂsoudre loÈsen risolvere
to stab /st&b/ poignarder erstechen pugnalare, accoltellare
to steal /sti:l/ voler stehlen rubare
sticky tape /%stIki "teIp/ ruban adheÂsif Klebeband nastro adesivo
suspect (n) /"sVspekt/ suspect VerdaÈchtige(r) persona sospettata di un
crimine
weapon /"wep@n/ arme Waffe arma

Vocabulary
assault /@"sO:lt/ agression È berfall
U aggressione
blackmail /"bl&kmeIl/ chantage Erpressung ricatto
burglary /"b3:gl@ri/ cambriolage Einbruch furto con scasso
to commit /k@"mIt/ commettre begehen commettere
drug traf®cking /"drVg %tr&fIkIN/ tra®c de drogue Drogenhandel traf®co di droga
fraud /frO:d/ fraude Betrug frode
kidnapping /"kIdn&pIN/ enleÁvement EntfuÈhrung sequestro di persona
law /lO:/ loi Gesetz legge
sentence /"sent@ns/ peine Strafe condanna
shoplifting /"SQplIftIN/ vol aÁ l'eÂtalage Ladendiebstahl taccheggio
speeding /"spi:dIN/ exceÁs de vitesse GeschwindigkeitsuÈber- eccesso di velocitaÁ
schreitung
vandalism /"v&nd@lIz@m/ vandalisme Vandalismus vandalismo
victim /"vIktIm/ victime Opfer vittima

Reading
abuse /@"bju:z/ abus Missbrauch maltrattamento
access /"&kses/ acceÁs Zugang accesso
to beat up /%bi:t "Vp/ tabasser zusammenschlagen picchiare, pestare
to behave (yourself) /bI"heIv (jO:%self)/ (bien) se comporter sich benehmen comportarsi bene
brutal /"bru:tl/ brutal brutal brutale
capital punishment /%k&pItl "pVnISm@nt/ peine capitale Todesstrafe pena capitale
court /kO:t/ tribunal, cour Gericht tribunale
fault /fO:lt/ faute, deÂfaut Fehler, Schuld colpa
insult /"InsVlt/ insulte Beleidigung insulto
neglect /nI"glekt/ neÂgligence VernachlaÈssigung abbandono
particular /p@"tIkj@l@(r)/ particulier besondere(s) particolare
pitch /pItS/ terrain de sport Feld campo
to punish /"pVnIS/ punir, chaÃtier bestrafen punire
routine (n) /ru:"ti:n/ routine Routine routine
rubbish /"rVbIS/ deÂchets, ordures BloÈdsinn sciocchezze
stepfather /"stepfA:D@(r)/ beau-peÁre Stiefvater patrigno
strict /strIkt/ stricte streng severo/a
suicide /"su:IsaId/ suicide Selbstmord suicidio
to suffer /"sVf@(r)/ souffrir leiden soffrire
terrorist /"ter@rIst/ terroriste Terrorist(in) terrorista
track /tr&k/ piste Bahn pista
unconscious /Vn"kQnS@s/ sans connaissance bewusstlos privo/a di sensi

Listening
to disappear /%dIs@"pI@(r)/ disparaõÃtre verschwinden sparire
guilty /"gIlti/ coupable schuldig colpevole
hooligan /"hu:lIg@n/ hooligan Hooligan, Randalierer teppista, hooligan
registration number /%redZI"streISn %nVmb@(r)/ numeÂro Nummernschild numero di targa
d'immatriculation
ridiculous /rI"dIkj@l@s/ ridicule laÈcherlich ridicolo/a
to trace /treIs/ retrouver l'origine verfolgen rintracciare
vehicle /"vi:@kl/ veÂhicule Fahrzeug veicolo

Extension
alibi /"&lIbaI/ alibi Alibi alibi
attack /@"t&k/ attaque Angriff attacco
bush /bUS/ buisson GebuÈsch cespuglio
chest /tSest/ torse, poitrine Brust petto
to disturb /dI"st3:b/ deÂranger stoÈren disturbare
drunk (adj) /drVNk/ ivre betrunken ubriaco/a

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to get rid of /%get "rId Qv, @v/ se deÂbarrasser de jdn/etw loswerden sbarazzarsi di
handkerchief /"h&Nk@tSIf, -tSi:f/ mouchoir Taschentuch fazzoletto
investigation /In%vestI"geISn/ enqueÃte, investigation Untersuchung indagine
lover /"lVv@(r)/ amant Geliebte(r) amante
to reveal /rI"vi:l/ reÂveÂler aufdecken rivelare
soil /sOIl/ terre Erde terra
to wound /wu:nd/ blesser verwunden ferire

UNIT 6

Grammar
advantage /@d"vA:ntIdZ/ avantage Vorteil vantaggio
armed /A:md/ arme bewaffnet armato/a
brochure /"br@US@(r)/ brochure BroschuÈre opuscolo
broke /br@Uk/ fauche pleite senza soldi
credit card /"kredIt %kA:d/ carte de creÂdit Kreditkarte carta di credito
disadvantage /%dIs@d"vA:ntIdZ/ inconveÂnient Nachteil svantaggio
to hijack /"haIdZ&k/ deÂtourner entfuÈhren dirottare
mind /maInd/ esprit, penseÂes Verstand, Gedanken mente, pensiero
mugger /"mVg@(r)/ agresseur Dieb rapinatore/trice
to overbook /%@Uv@"bUk/ surbooker, surreÂserver uÈberbuchen, zu viele accettare troppe
Tickets verkaufen prenotazioni
traf®c jam /"tr&fIk %dZ&m/ embouteillage Verkehrsstau ingorgo del traf®co
urgently /"3:dZ@ntli/ sans deÂlai, de toute dringend urgentemente
urgence

Vocabulary
to stand out (from) /%st&nd "aUt (frQm, fr@m)/ se distinguer de herausragen aus etw distinguersi
to work out /%w3:k "aUt/ trouver, deÂduire herausbekommen arrivare a capire

Reading
to bend /bend/ plier, tordre sich lehnen/beugen fare un'eccezione a
continent /"kQntIn@nt/ continent Kontinent continente
culture /"kVltS@/ culture Kultur cultura
distinguishing /dI"stIngwISIN/ speÂci®que, particulier unterscheidend distintivo/a
effect /I"fekt/ effet Wirkung effetto
to emerge /I"m3:dZ/ eÂmerger auftauchen, sich venir fuori
herausstellen
offence /2@"fens/ offense Beleidigung offesa
to regard (as) /rI"gA:d (@z)/ consideÂrer etw als etw ansehen considerare (come)
respect /rI"spekt/ respect Respekt rispetto
response /rI"spQns/ reÂponse Antwort reazione
sex /seks/ sexe Geschlecht sesso
unfair /%Vn"fe@(r)/ injuste ungerecht, unfair ingiusto/a

Listening
to announce /@"naUns/ annoncer ankuÈndigen annunciare
to board /bO:d/ embarquer an Bord gehen, einsteigen imbarcarsi
briefcase /"bri:fkeIs/ attacheÂ-case Aktenkoffer ventiquattr'ore
delay /dI"leI/ retard VerspaÈtung ritardo
frustrating /frV"streItIN/ frustrant frustrierend frustrante, disastroso/a
hairdryer /"he@draI@(r)/ seÁche-cheveux FoÈn asciugacapelli, foÈhn
to occur /@"k3:(r)/ se passer auftreten trovarsi, venir usato/a
passport /"pA:spO:t/ passeport Pass passaporto
razor /"reIz@(r)/ rasoir Rasierer rasoio
straight away /%streIt @"weI/ immeÂdiatement sofort subito
valid /"v&lId/ valide guÈltig valido/a
voucher /"vaUtS@(r)/ (un) bon Gutschein coupon, buono

Extension
admission /@d"mISn/ entreÂe Eintritt ingresso
attraction /@"tr&kSn/ attraction Attraktion attrazione
award /@"wO:d/ prix Preis premio
bay /beI/ baie Bucht baia
coach /k@UtS/ car Reisebus pullman
disabled /dIs"eIbld/ handicape Behinderte(r) handicappato/a
discount /"dIskaUnt/ escompte Rabatt sconto
to explore /Ik"splO:(r)/ explorer entdecken, erforschen esplorare
extensive /Ik"stensIv/ eÂtendu, de grande reich, reichhaltig vasto/a
envergure

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extraordinary /Ik"strO:dnri/ extraordinaire aussergewoÈhnlich straordinario/a


facility /f@"sIl@ti/ moyens Einrichtung attrezzatura
hands-on /%h&ndz "Qn/ aÁ acceÁs direct zum Anfassen, praktisch interattivo/a
harbour /"hA:b@(r)/ port Hafen porto
lea¯et /"li:fl@t/ tract Flugblatt, BroschuÈre deÂpliant, volantino
magni®cent /m&g"nIfIs@nt/ magni®que grossartig magni®co/a
mine /maIn/ mine Mine miniera
pond /pQnd/ eÂtang Teich stagno, laghetto
scenery /"si:n@ri/ vue, panorama Landschaft paesaggio
sheltered /"Selt@d/ abriteÂ, aÁ l'abri geschuÈtzt riparato/a
silky /"sIlki/ soyeux seidig morbido/a
smuggler /"smVgl@(r)/ tra®quant Schmuggler(in) contrabbandiere
superb /su:"p3:b/ superbe superb, ausgezeichnet fantastico/a
takeaway (adj) /"teIk@weI/ aÁ emporter Ausser Haus- da asporto
theme park /"Ti:m %pA:k/ parc d'attractions VergnuÈgungspark parco a tema
toddler /"tQdl@(r)/ bambin, petit enfant Kleinkind bambino/a piccolo/a
unspoilt /%Vn"spOIlt/ intact, reste en l'eÂtat unberuÈhrt incontaminato/a
voyage /"vOIIdZ/ voyage Reise viaggio
to windsurf /"wInds3:f/ faire de la planche aÁ windsurfen fare del windsurf
voile
woolly /"wUli/ laineux Woll- con mantello di lana

UNIT 7

Grammar
addict /"&dIkt/ fou, accro AbhaÈngige(r), SuÈchtige(r) dipendente (teledipendente)
comic (n) /"kQmIk/ comique Comic fumetto
dozen /"dVzn/ douzaine ein Dutzend dozzina
drama /"drA:m@/ drame Drama, Theater- arte drammatica
to emphasize /"emf@saIz/ souligner betonen, hervorheben mettere in evidenza
judo /"dZu:d@U/ judo Judo judo
novel (n) /"nQvl/ roman Roman romanzo

Vocabulary
album /"&lb@m/ album, disque (Langspiel)platte album
artist /"A:tIst/ artiste KuÈnstler(in) artista
classical /"kl&sIkl/ classique klassisch classico/a
equipment /I"kwIpm@nt/ mateÂriel AusruÈstung attrezzatura
romance /"r@Um&ns/ aÁ l'eau de rose, d'amour Liebesgeschichte ®lm rosa
stage /steIdZ/ sceÁne de theÂaÃtre BuÈhne palcoscenico
thriller /"TrIl@(r)/ thriller, drame Thriller thriller
psychologique
whodunnit /%hu:"dVnIt/ polar Krimi giallo

Reading
brilliant /"brIlI@nt/ geÂnial ausgezeichnet brillante
to emigrate /"emIgreIt/ eÂmigrer auswandern emigrare
image /"ImIdZ/ image Bild immagine
miracle /"mIr@kl/ miracle Wunder miracolo
option /"QpSn/ option Wahl, Frage possibilitaÁ, alternativa
overweight /%@Uv@"weIt/ avoir un exceÁs de poids uÈbergewichtig grasso/a, sovrappeso
reporter /rI"pO:t@(r)/ reporter Reporter(in), cronista, reporter
Journalist(in)
revolution /%rev@"lu:Sn/ reÂvolution Revolution rivoluzione
rod /rQd/ baguette Stab barra, astina
to shatter /"S&t@(r)/ briser, fracasser zersplittern, zerbrechen sconvolgere
spine /spaIn/ colonne verteÂbrale WirbelsaÈule spina dorsale
to struggle /"strVgl/ lutter kaÈmpfen lottare
to support /s@"pO:t/ soutenir unterstuÈtzen sostenere
tough /tVf/ dur hart duro/a
typical /"tIpIkl/ typique typisch tipico/a
wheelchair /"wi:ltSe@(r)/ fauteuil roulant Rollstuhl sedia a rotelle
worldwide /%w3:ld"waId/ aÁ travers le monde weltweit in tutto il mondo

Listening
aggressive /@"gresIv/ agressif aggressiv aggressivo/a
to blame /bleIm/ blaÃmer, accuser beschuldigen dare la colpa a
to breed /bri:d/ faire naõÃtre, engendrer produzieren, zuÈchten allevare, generare
to censor /"sens@(r)/ censurer zensieren censurare

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Lifelines Intermediate

channel /"tS&nl/ chaõÃne (de teÂleÂvision) Fernsehprogramm, Kanal canale


fantasy (n) /"f&nt@si/ fantasme Fantasie, Vorstellung fantasia
issue /"ISu:/ question, sujet de deÂbat Thema problema
responsibility /rI%spQns@"bIl@ti/ responsabilite Verantwortung responsabilitaÁ
scale /skeIl/ eÂchelle Umfang scala
standard /"st&nd@d/ criteÁre, standard Standard standard, livello
strict /strIkt/ stricte streng severo/a
to swear /swe@(r)/ jurer, dire des gros mots ¯uchen dire parolacce
trial /"traI@l/ proceÁs Gerichtsverhandlung, processo
Prozess

Extension
attitude /"&tItju:d/ attitude Einstellung atteggiamento
invention /In"venSn/ invention Er®ndung invenzione
log cabin /%lQg "k&bIn/ cabane en bois BlockhuÈtte chalet (di legno)
lyrics /"lIrIks/ paroles (Lied)text parole (di una canzone)
melody /"mel@di/ meÂlodie Melodie melodia
origin /"Qr@dZIn/ origine Ursprung origine
rhythm /"rIDm/ rythme Rhythmus ritmo
settler /"setl@(r)/ colon Siedler(in) colonizzatore/trice
slave /sleIv/ esclave Sklave, Sklavin schiavo/a
to switch on /%swItS "Qn/ allumer anschalten accendere
track /tr&k/ chemin de fer Gleis rotaie

UNIT 8

Grammar
cheetah /"tSi:t@/ gueÂpard Gepard ghepardo
comet /"kQmIt/ comeÁte Komet cometa
dinosaur /"daIn@sO:(r)/ dinosaure Dinosaurier dinosauro
general knowledge /%dZenr@l "nQlIdZ/ culture geÂneÂrale Allgemeinwissen cultura generale
gym /dZIm/ gym, salle de sport Fitnessstudio palestra
to hang on /%h&N "Qn/ attendre, patienter warten aspettare un attimo
penguin /"peNgwIn/ pingouin Pinguin pinguino

Vocabulary
bat /b&t/ batte SchlaÈger (Cricket) mazza da cricket
circuit /"s3:kIt/ circuit Strecke pista, circuito
kit /kIt/ tenue, veÃtement de sport AusruÈstung tenuta
microwave oven /%maIkr@weIv "Vvn/ four aÁ micro-ondes Mikrowellenherd forno a microonde
racquet /"r&kIt/ raquette SchlaÈger (Tennis) racchetta
slope /sl@Up/ pente, piste Hang pista (da sci)
software /"sQftwe@(r)/ logiciel Software software
souvenir /%su:v@"nI@(r)/ souvenir Souvenir souvenir

Reading
aerobics /e@"r@UbIks/ aeÂrobic Aerobic aerobica
backside /"b&ksaId/ derrieÁre Hintern sedere
beer belly /"bI@ %beli/ bide Bierbauch stomaco da bevitore
capital city /%k&pItl "sIti/ capitale Hauptstadt capitale
couch potato /"kaUtS p@%teIt@U/ bon aÁ rien, faineÂant Stubenhocker persona pigra e
teledipendente
®gure /"fIg@(r)/ ligne (du corps) Figur forma, linea
improve /Im"pru:v/ ameÂliorer verbessern migliorare
jogger /"dZQg@(r)/ coureur Jogger(in) persona che fa jogging
leotard /"li:@tA:d/ body Gymnastikanzug, Trikot body, tutina
membership /"memb@SIp/ effectif Mitgliedschaft, Mitglieds- iscrizione
muscle /"mVsl/ muscle Muskel muscolo
to produce /pr@"dju:s/ produire produzieren produrre
proud /praUd/ ®er stolz orgoglioso/a
to pump iron /%pVmp "aI@n/ faire de l'halteÂrophilie Gewichte stemmen fare sollevamento pesi
reputation /%repjU"teISn/ reÂputation Ruf reputazione
to stretch /stretS/ (s')eÂtirer sich strecken stirarsi, allungarsi
to surround /s@"raUnd/ entourer umgeben circondare
to sweat /swet/ transpirer schwitzen sudare
tracksuit /"tr&ksu:t/ jogging (veÃtement) Trainingsanzug tuta da ginnastica

Listening
to dial /"daI@l/ composer (un numeÂro de waÈhlen (Telefonnummer) comporre il numero
teÂleÂphone)

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Wordlist

laundry /"lO:ndri/ lessive WaÈsche roba da lavare, bucato


porter /"pO:t@(r)/ porteur GepaÈcktraÈger portiere/a
sauna /"sO:n@/ sauna Sauna sauna

Extension
challenge /"tS&lIndZ/ de® Herausforderung s®da
conditions /k@n"dISnz/ conditions Bedingungen condizioni
current (n) /"kVr@nt/ courant StroÈmung corrente
to debate /dI"beIt/ discuter, deÂbattre diskutieren discutere
dedicated /"dedIkeItId/ deÂvoueÂ, assidu mit Leib und Seele dabei coscienzioso/a
to depend on /dI"pend Qn/ deÂpendre de, compter sur abhaÈngen von etw dipendere da
endurance /In"djU@r@ns/ endurance Ausdauer resistenza
incredible /In"kred@bl/ incroyable unglaublich incredibile
limit /"lImIt/ limite Grenze limite
marathon /"m&r@T@n/ marathon Marathon maratona
surf /s3:f/ vagues deÂferlantes Brandung cavalloni
to take place /%teIk "pleIs/ avoir lieu statt®nden aver luogo
tropical /"trQpIkl/ tropique tropisch tropicale
version /"v3:Sn/ version Version, Variante versione

UNIT 9

Grammar
doorstep /"dO:step/ seuil (TuÈr)schwelle soglia
eventually /I"ventSU@li/ en ®n de compte schliesslich alla ®ne
exhausting /Ig"zO:stIN/ eÂpuisant anstrengend estenuante
incident /"InsId@nt/ incident Zwischenfall avvenimento
medicine /"medsn/ meÂdicament Medizin medicina
notepad /"n@Utp&d/ carnet Notizblock taccuino
prescription /prI"skrIpSn/ ordonnance Rezept (beim Arzt) ricetta
rational /"r&Sn@l/ rationnel rational razionale
to recognize /"rek@gnaIz/ reconnaõÃtre (wieder)erkennen riconoscere
servant /"s3:v@nt/ serviteur, domestique Angestellte(r) domestico/a
shawl /SO:l/ chaÃle Schal, Umhang scialle
shelf /Self/ eÂtageÁre Regal ripiano
to shiver /"SIv@(r)/ trembler zittern rabbrividire
shoulder /"S@Uld@(r)/ eÂpaule Schulter spalla
to whisper /"wIsp@(r)/ chuchoter ¯uÈstern sussurrare

Vocabulary
hideous /"hIdi@s/ hideux schrecklich orribile
uncanny /Vn"k&ni/ troublant, inquieÂtant unheimlich sconcertante, inquietante
witch /wItS/ sorcieÁre Hexe strega

Reading
architect /"A:kItekt/ architecte Architekt(in) architetto
to bump into /%bVmp "Intu:, "Int@/ croiser (qn) jdn zufaÈllig treffen imbattersi in
to claim /kleIm/ preÂtendre behaupten sostenere
coincidence /k@U"InsId@ns/ coõÈncidence Zufall coincidenza
common /"kQm@n/ courant, commun typisch, haÈu®g comune
to drown /draUn/ (se) noyer ertrinken annegare
emergency /I"m3:dZ@nsi/ urgence Notfall emergenza
iceberg /"aIsb3:g/ iceberg Eisberg iceberg
in common /%In "kQm@n/ en commun gemeinsam in comune
lifeboat /"laIfb@Ut/ chaloupe de sauvetage Rettungsboot scialuppa di salvataggio
memory /"mem@ri/ souvenir GedaÈchtnis memoria
to notice /"n@UtIs/ remarquer bemerken notare
noticeboard /"n@UtIsbO:d/ panneau d'af®chage Notizbrett bacheca
to pin up /%pIn "Vp/ eÂpingler, ®xer etw an das Notizbrett attaccare
haÈngen
to sink /sINk/ couler sinken affondare
to strike /straIk/ frapper, heurter verwundern, ploÈtzlich colpire
einfallen

Listening
haunted /"hO:ntId/ hante verhext, mit Spuk belegt abitato/a dagli spiriti
horoscope /"hQr@sk@Up/ horoscope Horoskop oroscopo
to invade /In"veId/ envahir eindringen invadere
superstitious /%su:p@"stIS@s/ superstitieux aberglaÈubisch superstizioso/a

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Extension
to assassinate /@"s&sIneIt/ assassiner jdn ermorden assassinare
factor /"f&kt@(r)/ facteur Faktor fattore
to illustrate /"Il@streIt/ illustrer erlaÈutern, beschreiben illustrare
to interrupt /Int@"rVpt/ interrompre unterbrechen interrompere
permanent /"p3:m@n@nt/ permanent staÈndig permanente
to store /stO:(r)/ emmagasiner speichern immagazzinare

UNIT 10

Grammar
authorities /O:"TQr@tIz/ conseil municipal BehoÈrde (le) autoritaÁ
to ban /b&n/ interdire verbieten, verbannen proibire
battle /"b&tl/ bataille Kampf battaglia
colleague /"kQli:g/ colleÁgue Kollege, Kollegin collega
colony /"kQl@ni/ colonie Kolonie colonia
compensation /%kQmpen"seISn/ compensation EntschaÈdigung risarcimento
to export /Ik"spO:t/ exporter exportieren esportare
gasp /gA:sp/ haleÁtement Atemzug respiro
gender /"dZend@(r)/ sexe Geschlecht sesso
gradually /"gr&dZUli/ graduellement allmaÈhlich gradualmente
illegal /I"li:gl/ illeÂgal illegal illegale
insurance /In"SO:r@ns/ assurance Versicherung assicurazione
lounge /laUndZ/ salon Halle sala
process /"pr@Uses/ proceÂdure Prozess processo
sum /sVm/ somme Summe somma
tax /t&ks/ taxe Steuer imposta
tobacco /t@"b&k@U/ tabac Tabak tabacco
transplant /"tr&nsplA:nt/ greffe Transplantat trapianto

Vocabulary
allergy /"&l@dZi/ alleÂrgie Allergie allergia
bandage /"b&ndIdZ/ pansement Verband fascia, benda
bruise /bru:z/ bleu, contusion blauer Fleck livido
cough /kQf/ toux Husten tosse
disease /dI"zi:z/ maladie Krankheit malattia
drop /drQp/ goutte Tropfen goccia
fracture /"fr&ktS@(r)/ fracture Bruch frattura
germ /dZ3:m/ microbe Krankheitserreger germe, microbo
hay fever /"heI %fi:v@(r)/ rhume des foins Heuschnupfen febbre del ®eno
infection /In"fekSn/ infection Infektion, Erkrankung infezione
injection /In"dZekSn/ piquÃre Spritze iniezione
ointment /"OIntm@nt/ baume Salbe pomata
pill /pIl/ pilule Tablette, Pille pillola
plaster /"plA:st@(r)/ sparadrap P¯aster cerotto
rash (n) /r&S/ eÂruption, urticaire Ausschlag eruzione della pelle,
orticaria
sore (adj) /sO:(r)/ endolori, en¯amme entzuÈndet che fa male
sore throat /sO:(r) "Tr@Ut/ mal de gorge Halsweh mal di gola
sprain /spreIn/ entorse Verstauchung slogatura, storta
virus /"vaIr@s/ virus Virus virus
X-ray /"eksreI/ radio, rayon X RoÈntgen(strahl) radiogra®a

Reading
according to /@"kO:dIN t@/ selon nach, gemaÈss secondo
to assert /@"s3:t/ deÂclarer unterstreichen, asserire
behaupten
basis /"beIsIs/ base Basis base
cautious /"kO:S@s/ prudent vorsichtig cauto/a
cheerful /"tSI@fl/ gai froÈhlich allegro/a
connection /k@"nekSn/ correspondance Verbindung rapporto
deodorant /di"@Ud@r@nt/ deÂodorant Deodorant deodorante
depression /dI"preSn/ deÂprime Depression depressione
genuine /"dZenju:In/ veÂritable wahr, echt autentico/a, vero/a
heart attack /"hA:t @%t&k/ crise cardiaque Herzinfarkt infarto
link /lINk/ lien Verbindung collegamento
mental /"mentl/ mental geistig mentale
mild /maIld/ sans gravite mild leggero/a

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Wordlist

miserable /"mIzr@bl/ malheureux ungluÈcklich infelice


to reinforce /%ri:In"fO:s/ renforcer verstaÈrken rafforzare, riconfermare

Listening
to cut out /%kVt "aUt/ eÂliminer weglassen eliminare
swollen /"sw@Ul@n/ en¯eÂ, gon¯e geschwollen gon®o/a
symptom /"sImpt@m/ symptoÃme Symptom sintomo
tablet /"t&bl@t/ cachet Tablette compressa
wrist /rIst/ poignet Handgelenk polso

Extension
cancer /"k&ns@(r)/ cancer Krebs cancro
to carry out /%k&rI "aUt/ effectuer durchfuÈhren effettuare
to cure /kjU@(r)/ gueÂrir heilen curare
priority /praI"Qr@ti/ priorite Vorrang, PrioritaÈt prioritaÁ
row /raU/ dispute, scandale Streit scandalo

UNIT 11

Grammar
border /"bO:d@(r)/ frontieÁre Grenze con®ne
to compel /k@m"pel/ obliger zwingen costringere
to confess /k@n"fes/ avouer beichten, die Wahrheit confessare
sagen
customs /"kVst@mz/ douane Zoll dogana
document /"dQkj@m@nt/ document Papiere documento
litter /"lIt@(r)/ deÂchet (jete sur la voie Abfall ri®uti
publique)
optician /Qp"tISn/ opticien Optiker(in) ottico, optometrista
to persuade /p@"sweId/ persuader uÈberreden persuadere
to retire /rI"taI@(r)/ prendre sa retraite in Pension gehen andare in pensione
senior (adj) /"si:ni@(r)/ supeÂrieur, senior uÈbergeordnet di grado superiore
suspicious /s@"spIS@s/ me®ant, soupcËonneux verdaÈchtig sospettoso/a

Reading
to abandon /@"b&nd@n/ abandonner im Stich lassen abbandonare
adolescent (adj) /%&d@"lesnt/ adolescent jugendlich adolescente
ape /eIp/ (grand) singe (Menschen)affe scimmia
cage /keIdZ/ cage KaȮg gabbia
to capture /"k&ptS@(r)/ attraper, capturer einfangen catturare
cute /kju:t/ mignon niedlich, suÈss carino/a
destruction /dI"strVkSn/ destruction ZerstoÈrung distruzione
extinction /Ik"stINkSn/ disparition Ausrottung estinzione
fur (n) /f3:(r)/ fourrure Fell pelo, pelliccia
to import /Im"pO:t/ importer importieren importare
orang-utan /O:%r&Nu:"t&n/ orang-outan Orang-Utan orangutan
to preserve /prI"z3:v/ preÂserver erhalten conservare
rapidly /"r&pIdli/ rapidement sehr schnell rapidamente
to release /rI"li:s/ relaÃcher freilassen lasciare andare, rimettere in
libertaÁ
species /"spi:Si:z/ espeÁce Art specie
touching /"tVtSIN/ touchant ruÈhrend commovente
to trap /tr&p/ pieÂger fangen, in eine Falle prendere con trappole
locken

Listening
brake /breIk/ frein Bremse freno
cash till /"k&S %tIl/ caisse Kasse cassa
to dent /dent/ cabosser verbeulen ammaccare
faulty /"fO:lti/ deÂfectueux beschaÈdigt difettoso/a
puncture /"pVNktS@(r)/ crevaison Reifenpanne foratura
receipt /rI"si:t/ recËu Quittung ricevuta, scontrino
refund /"ri:fVnd/ remboursement (RuÈck)erstattung rimborso
to scratch /skr&tS/ eÂgratigner (zer)kratzen graf®are
zip /zIp/ fermeture eÂclair Reissverschluss zip

Extension
annual (adj) /"&njU@l/ annuel jaÈhrlich annuale
awkward /"O:kw@d/ maladroit, geÃnant unangenehm delicato/a, imbarazzante

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Lifelines Intermediate

bright /braIt/ lumineux, brillant intelligent intelligente, brillante


to contribute to /k@n"trIbju:t tu:, t@/ contribuer aÁ zu etw beitragen contribuire a
deadline /"dedlaIn/ date limite (Abgabe)termin scadenza
deputy /"depjUti/ adjoint Stellvertreter(in) vice
minimum (n) /"mInIm@m/ minimum Minimum minimo
post /p@Ust/ poste (emploi) Posten, Stelle posto, carica
to postpone /p@"sp@Un/ reporter verschieben posporre
to react /ri"&kt/ reÂagir reagieren reagire
reliable /rI"laI@bl/ digne de con®ance zuverlaÈssig ®dato/a
surgery /"s3:dZ@ri/ cabinet de meÂdecin Sprechzimmer ambulatorio

UNIT 12

Grammar
to gossip /"gQsIp/ papoter, raconter des klatschen, schwatzen fare pettegolezzi
potins
to split up /%splIt "Vp/ se seÂparer sich trennen separarsi
upset /Vp"set/ bouleverse ungluÈcklich offeso/a, seccato/a

Vocabulary
to get down to /%get "daUn tu:, t@/ commencer zur Sache kommen, etw mettersi a
in Angriff nehmen
to get on with /%get "Qn wID/ avoir de bons rapports mit jdm gut zurecht andare d'accordo con
(avec qn) kommen
to look back on /%lUk "b&k Qn/ eÂvoquer zuruÈckschauen ripensare a
to look in on /%lUk "In Qn/ passer voir, rendre visite bei jdm vorbeischauen fare un salto da
to regret /rI"gret/ regretter bedauern rimpiangere
rehearsal /rI"h3:sl/ reÂpeÂtition Probe prova
to run off with /%rVn "Qf wID/ s'enfuir, partir avec (qn) mit jdm/etw davonlaufen rubare, scappare con
to run out of /%rVn "aUt Qv, @v/ eÂpuiser, ne plus disposer etw nicht mehr haben rimanere senza
de
to stand in for /%st&nd "In fO:(r), f@(r)/ remplacer jdn vertreten sostituire
to stand out from /%st&nd aUt frQm, fr@m/ se deÂmarquer herausragen distinguersi da

Reading
to affect /@"fekt/ toucher, perturber beein¯ussen colpire
bubble /"bVbl/ bulle (Luft)blase fumetto
to forgive /f@"gIv/ pardonner vergeben perdonare
to march /mA:tS/ marcher au pas marschieren marciare
uniform (n) /"ju:nIfO:m/ uniforme Uniform uniforme, divisa

Listening
broadcast /"brO:dkA:st/ eÂmission Sendung trasmissione
conference /"kQnf@r@ns/ congreÁs Konferenz congresso
®ance /fI"Qnsei/ ®ance Verlobter ®danzato
governor /"gVv@n@(r)/ gouverneur Gouverneur(in) direttore/trice
in¯ation /In"fleISn/ in¯ation In¯ation in¯azione
to attend /@"tend/ assister aÁ besuchen andare a
to expand /Ik"sp&nd/ augmenter, eÂlargir erweitern espandersi

Extension
to chase /tSeIs/ poursuivre jagen inseguire
to chew /tSu:/ maÃcher kauen masticare
determined /dI"t3:mInd/ obstineÂ, determine entschlossen deciso/a
ditch /dItS/ fosse Graben fosso
to exist /Ig"zIst/ exister existieren esistere
folklore /"f@UklO:(r)/ leÂgende, folklore Legende folclore
footprint /"fUtprInt/ empreinte (de pied) Fussspur orma
howl /haUl/ cri heulen ululato
isolated /"aIs@leItId/ isole isoliert, allein, Einzel- isolato/a
lizard /"lIz@d/ leÂzard (Eid)echse lucertola
monster /"mQnst@(r)/ monstre Monster mostro
muddy /"mVdi/ boueux schlammig fangoso/a
mystery /"mIstri/ mysteÁre RaÈtsel mistero
peak /pi:k/ sommet Spitze vetta, cima
previous /"pri:vi@s/ preÂceÂdent vorherige(r,s) precedente
scaly /"skeIli/ eÂcailleux schuppig squamoso/a
sheriff /"SerIf/ sheÂrif Sheriff sceriffo
tissue /"tISu:/ tissu (Papier)taschentuch fazzoletto di carta
valley /"v&li/ valleÂe Tal valle

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UNIT 13

Grammar
chain /tSeIn/ chaõÃne Kette catena
to injure /"IndZ@(r)/ blesser verletzen ferire
judge /dZVdZ/ juge Richter giudice
lottery /"lQt@ri/ loterie Lotto lotteria
medal /"medl/ meÂdaille Medaille medaglia
to prosecute /"prQsIkju:t/ poursuivre en justice strafrechtlich verfolgen intentare azione contro
reward /rI"wO:d/ reÂcompense Belohnung ricompensa

Vocabulary
dodgy /"dQdZi/ douteux zweifelhaft rischioso/a
round (n) /raUnd/ tourneÂe Runde turno (di offrire da bere)
stunned /stVnd/ eÂbahi schockiert, sprachlos sbalordito/a

Reading
ancestor /"&nsest@(r)/ anceÃtre Vorfahr(in) antenato/a
buzzing /"bVzIN/ bourdonnement Summen ronzio
croaking /"kr@UkIN/ coassement KraÈchzen gracidio, gracidante
crops /krQps/ reÂcolte Ernte, Getreide raccolti
fund /fVnd/ capitaux, fonds Fond fondo, denaro
to gain /geIn/ gagner gewinnen, erhalten ottenere
intention /In"tenSn/ intention Absicht intenzione
load /l@Ud/ chargement Ladung carico
pesticide /"pestIsaId/ pesticide InsektenbekaÈmpfungs- pesticida
mittel
poverty /"pQv@ti/ miseÁre, pauvrete Armut povertaÁ
scheme /ski:m/ projet Projekt piano, progetto
to spread /spred/ eÂtaler sich ausbreiten, verbreiten diffondere
well (n) /wel/ puits Brunnen pozzo
woods /wUdz/ bois Wald bosco

Listening
ambulance /"&mbjUl@ns/ ambulance Krankenwagen ambulanza
dashboard /"d&SbO:d/ tableau de bord Armaturenbrett cruscotto
embassy /"emb@si/ ambassade Botschaft ambasciata
gauge /geIdZ/ indicateur, jauge MessgeraÈt indicatore, spia
to go bust /%g@U "bVst/ faire faillite pleite machen fare fallimento
snowboarding /"sn@U%bO:dIN/ faire du surf des neiges Snowboarden snowboard
sympathy /"sImp@Ti/ sympathie, compassion MitgefuÈhl, Sympathie comprensione
wallet /"wQlIt/ portefeuille Brieftasche portafoglio

Extension
comedian /k@"mi:di@n/ comique Komiker(in) attore comico
conjuror /"kVndZ@r@(r)/ prestidigitateur Zauberer(in) prestigiatore/trice
currency /"kVr@nsi/ monnaie WaÈhrung moneta, valuta
to deceive /dI"si:v/ tromper betruÈgen ingannare
de®nite /"defIn@t/ certain eindeutig, bestimmt sicuro/a, senza dubbio
essential /I"senSl/ essentiel grundlegend essenziale
goalkeeper /"g@Ulki:p@(r)/ gardien de but TorhuÈter portiere
to guarantee /g&r@n"ti:/ garantir garantieren, gewaÈhrleisten guarantire
to knit /nIt/ tricoter stricken fare a maglia
to manipulate /m@"nIpjUleIt/ manipuler manipulieren manipolare, manovrare
net /net/ ®let Netz rete
otherwise /"VD@waIz/ autrement ansonsten diversamente
thief /Ti:f/ voleur Dieb(in) ladro/a
to trick /trIk/ tromper betruÈgen ingannare
vampire /"v&mpaI@(r)/ vampire Vampir vampiro
white lie /%waIt "laI/ pieux mensonge NotluÈge bugia a ®n di bene

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Grammar
doubt /daUt/ doute Zweifel dubbio
enchanted /In"tSA:ntId/ magique, enchante verzaubert incantato/a

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Lifelines Intermediate

to hug /hVg/ serrer dans ses bras umarmen, druÈcken abbracciarsi


to panic /"p&nIk/ paniquer in Panik geraten farsi prendere dal panico
remote /rI"m@Ut/ isole abgelegen remoto/a

Vocabulary
disappointed /%dIs@"pOIntId/ deÂcËu enttaÈuscht deluso/a
funeral /"fju:n@r@l/ funeÂrailles Beerdigung funerale

Reading
to baptize /b&p"taIz/ baptiser taufen battezzare
career /k@"rI@(r)/ carrieÁre Karriere carriera
choir /"kwaI@(r)/ chúur Chor coro
engaged /In"geIdZd/ ®ance verlobt ®danzato/a
escort /"eskO:t/ escorte Begleitung scorta
executive (n) /Ig"zekj@tIv/ cadre Manager dirigente, manager
(to be) fond of /"fQnd Qv, @v/ tendre, affectueux gern haben, sehr moÈgen (essere) affezionato/a a
grave (n) /greIv/ tombe Grab tomba
hostess /"h@Ustes/ hoÃtesse Gastgeberin ospite, padrona di casa
odd /Qd/ curieux, bizarre seltsam, eigenartig strano/a
over¯owing /%@Uv@"fl@UIN/ deÂbordant aus den NaÈhten platzend straripante
packed /p&kt/ bonde voll affollato/a
philosophy /fI"lQs@fi/ philosophie Philosophie ®loso®a
point /pOInt/ point Punkt, Sinn scopo
professor /pr@"fes@(r)/ professeur Professor(in) professore
reaction /ri"&kSn/ reÂaction Reaktion reazione
to resolve /rI"zQlv/ reÂsoudre sich vornehmen decidere
to settle for /"setl fO:(r), f@(r)/ se resigner aÁ sich begnuÈgen mit accontentarsi di
to turn down /%t23:n "daUn/ refuser ablehnen ri®utare
to wonder /"wVnd@(r)/ se demander sich wundern domandarsi

Listening
to call back /%kO:l "b&k/ rappeler zuruÈckrufen richiamare
to call in /%kO:l "In/ faire venir, convoquer vorbeischauen passare
to clear up /%klI@r "Vp/ s'expliquer aufraÈumen eliminare
outcome /"aUtkVm/ issue Ergebnis esito, risultato
passenger /"p&sIndZ@(r)/ passager Passagier passeggero/a
regards /rI"gA:dz/ (bon) souvenir GruÈsse saluti

Extension
analysis /@"n&l@sIs/ analyse Analyse, Untersuchung analisi
to bear /be@(r)/ supporter ertragen portare, serbare
bully /"bUli/ brute, tyran Tyrann prepotente
crude /kru:d/ grossier grob volgare
cruel /krU@l/ cruel grausam crudele
favour /"feIv@(r)/ service, faveur Gefallen favore
grudge /grVdZ/ rancune Groll rancore
mess /mes/ deÂsordre Unordnung disordine
modest /"mQdIst/ modeste bescheiden modesto/a
neat /ni:t/ range adrett ordinato/a
punctual /"pVNktSU@l/ aÁ l'heure puÈnktlich puntuale
pushy /"pUSi/ arrogant draÈngelnd invadente e sfacciato/a
seldom /"seld@m/ rarement selten raramente
snobbish /"snQbIS/ snob arrogant, eingebildet snob
talent /"t&l@nt/ talent Talent talento
tense (adj) /tens/ tendu gespannt, angespannt teso/a
tolerant /"tQl@r@nt/ toleÂrant tolerant tollerante

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