make a special effort

make a special effort

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  • make a point — {v. phr.} To try hard; make a special effort. Used with of and a verbal noun. * /He made a point of remembering to get his glasses fixed./ * /He made a point of thanking his hostess before he left the party./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make a point — {v. phr.} To try hard; make a special effort. Used with of and a verbal noun. * /He made a point of remembering to get his glasses fixed./ * /He made a point of thanking his hostess before he left the party./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make a point of — ► make a point of make a special effort to do something. Main Entry: ↑point …   English terms dictionary

  • special — spe|cial1 [ speʃl ] adjective *** ▸ 1 different from usual ▸ 2 more than usual ▸ 3 when you care for someone/something ▸ 4 to do with someone/something only ▸ 5 for one purpose etc. 1. ) different from and usually better than what is normal or… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • special — I UK [ˈspeʃ(ə)l] / US adjective *** 1) different from and usually better than what is normal or ordinary The children can only stay up late on special occasions. 2) more than usual Let s all make a special effort to welcome the visitors. Special… …   English dictionary

  • make\ a\ point — v. phr. To try hard; make a special effort. Used with of and a verbal noun. He made a point of remembering to get his glasses fixed. He made a point of thanking his hostess before he left the party …   Словарь американских идиом

  • make a point of — insist upon; make a special effort …   English contemporary dictionary

  • make a point of — MAKE AN EFFORT TO, go out of one s way to, put emphasis on. → point * * * make a point of To treat as essential, make a special object of • • • Main Entry: ↑point * * * make a special and noticeable effort to do (a specified thing) she made a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Special Sabbaths — are fixed Jewish Shabbat days, which precede or coincide with certain Jewish holidays during the year. Each one has a special name.habbat Teshuvah Shabbat Teshuva ( Sabbath [of] repentance ) refers to the Shabbat that occurs during the Ten Days… …   Wikipedia

  • make a point of — make a special and noticeable effort to do something. → point …   English new terms dictionary

  • Special Relationship (U.S.-UK) — The phrase special relationship is often used to describe the exceptionally close and positive political, diplomatic, cultural and historical relations between the United States and the United Kingdom, following its use in a 1946 speech by… …   Wikipedia

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