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  • helpCan I help you get that?
  • aidThe project is designed to aid poorer countries.
  • assistThe army arrived to assist in the search.
  • collaborateWe collaborated on the project.
  • cooperateSeveral countries are cooperating in the relief effort.
  • benefitThe children have benefited greatly from the new facilities.

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(Definition of aid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Examples of aid

aid

The regulations for coverage of nonexcluded medical aids are complex and therefore are only briefly described.

His central support also recovered, aided by the party’s need to have some provincial governments fit for display.

Where possible the presence of fruit bats was confirmed visually, with the aid of a torch, or sunlight directed by a small mirror.

Looking at four teachers and eighteen students, the results revealed a number of complex and interconnected themes which both aided and hindered learning.

Costs are made during transitions (mainly the fitting of hearing aids).

Understanding how cues combine will aid in specifying the role of transparency in these phenomena and the nature of the mechanisms involved.

Today their inhabitants produce fish products for a world market with the aid of hightechnology fishing vessels and fish plants.

Many will be captivating and valuable teaching aids.

The very many musical examples work well as an aid to understanding the concepts behind each musical (and cultural) analysis.

I regard it as a very useful aid rather than a solution.

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An informative programme note can be a useful aid.

Visual aids of this kind should be used where possible to replace or supplement tabular matter.

However, those who campaign for debt relief, increased aid and direct budgetary support to solve the challenges of poverty and hunger, should take note.

On the one hand, there is a need for aid-oriented policies to ensure that these families are beyond food poverty.

The multiple-choice questions were contextualized from the passage and had limited options to select from so that the question itself was a memory aid.

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Collocations with aid

aid

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aid disbursement

Further, it may be more efficient to have one organization-a multilateral agency-coordinate aid disbursement.

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Translations of aid

in Chinese (Traditional)

幫助, 支持, 輔助物,輔助設施…

in Chinese (Simplified)

帮助, 支持, 辅助物,辅助设施…

in Spanish

ayuda, ayudar, ayuda [feminine]…

in Portuguese

ajuda, auxílio, ajudar…

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in Russian

insani yardım, para, yiyecek ve malzeme yardımı…

aide (humanitaire) [feminine], assistance [feminine], aide [feminine]…

مُساعَدة, عَوْن, مُساعدة…

hjælp, bistand, hjælpemiddel…

bantuan, pertolongan, membantu…

ความช่วยเหลือ, ช่วยเหลือ…

pomoc, pomagać, wspomagać…

bistand [masculine], hjelp [masculine], hjelpemiddel [neuter]…

aiuto, sussidio, assistenza…

помощь, приспособление, пособие…

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