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Today we are gonna learn the word impose.
Translations of impose in different languages:
1. [v.] to officially force a rule, tax, punishment, etc. to be obeyed or received
Very high taxes have recently been imposed on cigarettes.
Judges are imposing increasingly heavy fines for minor driving offences.
2. [v.] to force someone to have the same opinion, belief, etc as you
I wouldn’t impose my views on anyone.
3. [v.] to give someone something unpleasant to deal with
This new tax is imposing an unfair burden on employers.
4. [v.] to expect sb to do something for you or to spend time with you, when it may not be convenient for them
“You must stay for lunch.”
“Well, thanks, but I don’t want to impose…”
Practice: make a sentence with this word and leave your comments below.
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