What your body does
Verbs connected with the mouth and breathing:
- Breathe نفس کشیدن
Example. A nurse gave the old man artificial respiration and he started breathing again.
- Yawn خمیازه کشیدن
Example. If a person yawns, everyone else seems to start too.
- Cough سرفه کردن
Example. It was so smoky in the room that he couldn’t stop coughing.
- Sneeze عطسه کردن
Example. Dust often makes me sneeze.
- Sigh اه کشیدن
Example. She sighed with relief when she heard the plane had landed safely.
- Hiccup سکسکه کردن
Example. Holding your breath and swallowing can help you stop hiccuping.
- Snore خروپف کردن
Example. She snored all night with her mouth wide open.
Verbs connected with eating and digestion:
- Burp اروغ زدن
Example. He patted the baby’s back to make it burp after its feeding.
- Chew جویدن
Example. My granny used to say you should chew every mouthful ten times.
- Rumble/ growl غرغر کردن
Example. It’s embarrassing if your stomach rumbles/growls during the class.
- Swallow بلعیدن
Example. Take a drink of water to help you swallow the pills.
- Suck مکیدن
Example. You’re too old to suck your thumb!
- Lick لیسیدن
Example. After having a meal, the cat licked herself clean.
- Bite گاز گرفتن
Example. She always bite her nails when she’s nervous.
Verbs connected with eyes and face:
- Blink پلک زدن
Example. She blinked several times to try to get the dust out of her eye.
- Wink چشمک زدن
Example. He winked at me across the room to try to make me laugh.
- Frown اخم کردن
Example. Why are you frowning? What’s the problem?
- Grin پوزخند زدن
Example. She was so delighted with the present that grinned from ear to ear.
- Blush بر اثر خجالت سرخ شدن
Example. He blushed with embarrassment when she smiled at him.
Verbs connected with whole body:
- Perspire/sweat عرق کردن
Example. Exercise makes you sweat/perspire.
- Tremble لرزیدن ( بر اثر اضطراب و ترس)
Example. My hands tremble when I’ve been drinking too much coffee.
- Shiver لرزیدن (بر اثر سرما)
Example. Look at him! He’s so cold that he’s shivering!
- Shake لرزیدن
Example. She laughed so hard that her whole body shook.