Prepositional Phrases - To, Under, With - tłumaczenie i przykłady

data publikacji: 2012-06-15

To
to one's amazement/surprise – ku czyjemuś wielkiemu zdziwieniu/zdumieniu
To my amazement, he finally proposed to her! I thought he’d never do it!

Under
under age – w wieku poniżej; (przym.) nieletni, niepełnoletni
Children under the age of 3 are not allowed in.He can’t drink this, he’s underage!

under arrest – aresztowany
You can’t see him now, he’s under arrest. He needs a lawyer.

under control – pod kontrolą
Don’t worry, I’ll handle this, I have it all under control.

under discussion – omawiany
The tax reform is still under discussion.

(be) under the impression -  mieć wrażenie, że
I am under the impression that he is cheating on me.

under pressure – pod presją
I am under constant pressure now that I started working for this company.

With
with regard to – odnośnie czegoś, w związku z czymś
I talked to him with regard to his latest, unacceptable behaviour. I think it helped.

with a view to – z myślą o czymś
With a view to improving his English, he spent his holidays in London.


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