|omaksua englanniksi||espousal, assimilate, absorb, calque, adopt, embrace, imbibe, espouse|
: Food is assimilated and converted into organic tissue.
*: Hence also animals and vegetables may assimilate their nourishment.
: The teacher paused in her lecture to allow the students to assimilate what she had said.
*: His mind had no power to assimilate the lessons.
: The aliens in the science-fiction film wanted to assimilate human beings into their own race.
*: to assimilate our law to the law of Scotland
*: Fast falls a fleecy shower; the downy flakes / Assimilate all objects.
: rfquotek|Sir M. Hale
*: Dark oblivion soon absorbs them all.
*: The large cities absorb the wealth and fashion.
: Heat, light, and electricity are absorbed in the substances into which they pass.
: A friend of mine recently adopted a Chinese baby girl found on the streets of Beijing.
: Were going to adopt a Dalmatian.
: This supermarket chain adopts several families every Yuletide, providing them with money and groceries for the holidays.
: to adopt the view or policy of another
: These resolutions were adopted.
*: I will embrace him with a soldiers arm, / That he shall shrink under my courtesy.
*: Paul called unto him the disciples, and embraced them.
: I wholeheartedly embrace the new legislation.
*: You embrace the occasion.
*: What is there that he may not embrace for truth?
*: I embrace this fortune patiently.
*: Not that my song, in such a scanty space, / So large a subject fully can embrace.
*: Low at his feet a spacious plain is placed, / Between the mountain and the stream embraced.
: Natural philosophy embraces many sciences.
*: ...a delighted shout from the children swung him toward the door again. His sister, Mrs. Gerard, stood there in carriage gown and sables, radiant with surprise. ¶ "Phil! You! Exactly like you, Philip, to come strolling in from the antipodes—dear fellow!" recovering from the fraternal embrace and holding both lapels of his coat in her gloved hands.
*: Although Dowty’s proposal is attractive from the point of view of the alternative argument linking theory that I am espousing, since it eschews the use of thematic roles and thematic role hierarchies, […], but it still has some drawbacks.