کلمه Uncommon

کلمه Uncommon

Uncommon → rare , unusual

Not uncommon → ordinary, customary, usual

It is not uncommon for students to have bank loans.
It’s not uncommon for people to become ill when they travel.
It is not uncommon for a college student to live in a dormitory.

Pull Strings

Pull Strings
پارتی بازی کردن

Example and description:

+ Francis pulled strings to get him out of trouble.
+ Samuels pulled strings to get her daughter a job in Mitchell’s office.
+ make use of one’s influence and contacts to gain an advantage unofficially or unfairly. “he tried to pull strings with people he knew to avoid being called up”.

مشاهده سایر ویدئوهای آموزشی در سایت موسسه ارسطو آیلتس کلاب
کانال آپارات موسسه ارسطو آیلتس کلاب

عبارت Take advantage of


This can have both a positive and a negative meaning, but in both it simply means to take an opportunity.

When its positive, its taking an opportunity, usually financial, that benefits everyone.

When its negative, it means to take an opportunity, but by using another person.

Positive examples:
You should take advantage of this 25% discount. At the party, she took advantage of the chance to meet new people.

Negative examples:
He’s always taking advantage of his mother when he does not have any money. She always says yes. The insurance company totally took advantage of us.