to be able to do smth

to be able to do smth
быть в состоянии что-либо сделать

Большой англо-русский учебный словарь сочетаемости. . 2010.

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  • SMTH BBS — Shuimu Tsinghua (zh sp|s=水木清华|p=shuǐmù qīnghuá; abbreviated as SMTH) BBS is the first and one of the most popular bulletin board system sites among the universities in China. Hosted by Tsinghua University, it is recognized for its diversity and… …   Wikipedia

  • set one's heart on doing smth — want very much I set my heart on a nice holiday this winter but I won t be able to go because I have no money. (from Idioms in Speech) implies to long for rather than to intend; to have at all costs Well, it s a mess. She s set her heart upon… …   Idioms and examples

  • feel up to do smth — feel able (healthy enough or rested enough) to do something I don t feel up to going to the game …   Idioms and examples

  • go into smth — (from Idioms in Speech) to occupy oneself with; to be busy with; Before we go into it in more detail, said Charles, able to speak at last, could you clear up one point for me? (J. Wain) Could Clare get a divorce from him without publicly going… …   Idioms and examples

  • have smth at one's finger-tips/ends — (from Idioms in Speech) to be able to repeat or use without any trouble (generally of something committed to memory); to be very familiar with something He had all the figures, all the facts at his finger ends. (A. Cronin) There s no need to… …   Idioms and examples

  • see one's way clear to do smth — feel able to do something When you see your way clear to begin the project could you please come and tell me …   Idioms and examples

  • get a fix on — (smth) receive a reading of a distant object by electronic means We were able to get a fix on the island and got the boat safely to the harbor …   Idioms and examples

  • pull off — (smth) accomplish something remarkable He really is lucky in being able to pull off the new business merger with no problems …   Idioms and examples

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  • sweep by storm — • take (smth) by storm • sweep (smth) by storm 1. Capture by a sudden or very bold attack. The army took the town by storm and was easily able to capture all of the enemy troops. 2. Win the favor of, become popular with a group of people. The… …   Idioms and examples

  • take by storm — • take (smth) by storm • sweep (smth) by storm 1. Capture by a sudden or very bold attack. The army took the town by storm and was easily able to capture all of the enemy troops. 2. Win the favor of, become popular with a group of people. The… …   Idioms and examples


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