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Session 2 - News Review

outcome
final result

tested positive
had banned drugs found in her body following a medical test

suspend
stop something for a period of time

let down
made people disappointed by not reaching the standard they expected

tarnishing
making people have a lower opinion of something or someone

Session 3 - Lingohack

violate
act against; break

solar eclipse
moment when the view of the sun is blocked by the moon

influential
affecting people's behaviour, opinions or decisions

accomplishments
achievements or successes as a result of hard work

Session 5 - The White Elephant

to think out of the box
think freely, creating new unexpected ideas

clever clogs
someone who is annoying because they think they know more than other people

a brainwave
a sudden good idea

the best idea since sliced-bread
an excellent idea

too clever by half
annoying because someone appears more intelligent than other people

a smart cookie
very clever/ intelligent