18/08/2022 August - September

hinge on(upon)

to depend on

play to your strengths

to do what you are able to do well, rather than trying to do other things

overlap

extend over and cover a part of

tread on one's turf

to interfere in an area that another person usually controls

hash sth out

to talk about something with someone else in order to reach agreement about it

be at loggerheads

be in a state of quarrelsome disagreement

take up

to start

tackle

to deal with

bring up

to raise

hold sb responsible (for sth)

to consider sb responsible for sth

open it up for discussion

throw it open for

in-depth

detailed

tentative

uncertain

definite

definite

lean into sth

to find a way to benefit from

contaminated with

polluted

to make huge strides

make great progress

cut down on

to reduce

pollutant

harmful material that can enter the biosphere through the land, air, or water