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New Inside Out Pre-Intermediate Dutch Companion Review B (p. 56) advice (n) advies If you’re not sure what to do, you can always ask for advice. ambitious (adj) ambitieus Helena’s ambitious but I’m more relaxed. but (conj) maar Helena’s ambitious but I’m more relaxed. close (adj) hecht Helena and Kate have become much closer in the last five years. be complete opposites (TS) volledig tegengesteld Tom and I are very different. In fact we’re zijn complete opposites. drive (v) rijden She earns a lot of money and drives a beautiful car. full-time (adj) fulltime I can’t afford to work part time – I need a full-time job. handsome (adj) knap(pe) A handsome man is very good-looking. however (conj) hoewel In many ways we are similar. However there are some differences. kindness (n) vriendelijkheid The best thing about Helena is her kindness – she always buys beautiful presents for everyone. lend (v) lenen Could you lend me your mobile? listener (n) luisteraar Kate’s a great listener. If I have a problem, I can always talk to her. look after (phr v) zorgen voor Helena had to look after Kate because she was her older sister. on the other hand aan de andere kant David talks too much about fashion. On the other hand he’s the kindest person I know. pay rise (n) salarisverhoging Nurses don’t earn a lot – they should get a pay rise. researcher (n) onderzoeker Kate works for a TV company as a researcher. save money geld verdienen She’s trying to save money by not buying new clothes. 1 New Inside Out Pre-Intermediate Dutch Companion sensitive (adj) gevoelig(e) Sensitive people often cry a lot. smart (adj) strak She isn’t interested in looking smart – she usually wears jeans and a T-shirt. successful (adj) succesvol Helena is the director of a small but successful company. turn off (phr v) uitzetten Turn off your mobiles before going into the exam room. whereas (conj) terwijl David wants to work as an engineer whereas I want to be an architect. 2