-Flood in ( aflorar/ llegar en oleadas..)
Congratulations have flooded in for the mother who has given birth.
When he saw the old photos, momeories of his childhood began to flood in.
-On behalf (de parte de /en beneficio de)
The request is made on behalf of the Executive Director.
The donation is made by Anabel on behalf of Norman
-Undermine (socavar/ debilitar/ quitar autoridad)
Her boss’s constant criticism undermined Janet’s confidence
If I tell the kids they can’t do something, please don’t undermine me by letting them do it.
-Advocate( defensor/ proponer/ propugnar)
He advocates a return to the old business model
Norman is an advocate of animal rights
-Undertone (matiz de fondo)
The teacher’s words had threatening undertone
-Prompt to do( motivar/ provocar a alguien para que haga algo)
It was his mother who prompted him to apply for university.
He conducted the ceremony
He conducted his business efficiently
The website conducted a survey of car owners
Wires conduct electricity
-Dampen( disminuir en el sentido de menos entusiasmo o espíritu)
Not even this bad weather can dampen my enthusiasm for running
The shoppers were in a frenzy when the sales started