|char. (lit.) elder generation, ancestor; (respectful term) late, deceased; leading, pioneering||
phr. I plan to go to the supermarket first and then go home with you.
phr. First listen to the tape and then answer the question below.
phr. I will ring it off there is nothing else to say.
phr. This school was originally quite small.
idiom. to make one's word clear beforehand, to previously pledged one's word
idiom. to advance by a long way in the front, to lead by a wide margin
phr. The handwriting of (my) younger brother is much better than before.
phr. Just calm down a bit!