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  1. call it quits - to resign; to end a job or activity ลาออก, หยุด, เลิก

  2. call off - to decide to stop something that is already happening; to decide that something will not happen บอกเลิก

  3. call off - to stop something that has been arranged from taking place ยกเลิก

  4. call on - request or ask someone to do something ขอ, ขอร้อง, เรียกร้อง

  5. call the shots - to be the person who controls a situation เป็นผู้ตัดสิน

  6. call the shots - to give orders on what should be done สั่งการ

  7. call time on - to end a job, career, or other activity, especially one which has lasted a long time

  8. call to arms - when soldiers are people are ordered and called by their leaders to join together and fight their enemy

  9. callback - recall; asking people to give back and return something they were given การเรียกกลับ

  10. calling - the work that is best and most suitable for you, that you end up spending your life doing

  11. calling card - a distinguishing characteristic or behavior ลักษณะพิเศษเฉพาะ

  12. calm - a quiet and peaceful time or situation ความสงบ

  13. calm - peaceful and quiet; without anxiety ใจเย็น,ไม่ตื่นเต้น, สงบ

  14. calm - to cause to be peaceful and quiet; without anxiety ทำให้ใจเย็น,ทำให้ไม่ตื่นเต้น, ทำให้สงบ

  15. calm - peaceful and quiet; without anxiety สงบ

  16. calm down - to become or make somebody become quiet and more relaxed after strong emotion or excitement ทำให้สงบ, ทำให้นิ่งเฉย

  17. calmly - in a relaxed way without anxiety อย่างใจเย็น, อย่างไม่ตื่นเต้น, อย่างสงบ

  18. calorie - a measure of how much energy a person gets from food (people worried about eating many calories and becoming fat); a unit for measuring heat แคลอรี, หน่วยความร้อน ใช้สัญลักษณ์ cal 1 แคลอรี คือ ปริมาณความร้อนที่ทำให้น้ำหนึ่งกรัมมีอุณหภูมิสูงขึ้นจาก 14.5 °C เป็น 15.5°C ที่ความดันปกติ 1 cal = 4.185 J

  19. calves - the young of various other large mammals such as elephants and whales ลูกช้าง

  20. calves (plural of calf) - young cows

  21. camaraderie - a feeling of friendship and trust among people who work or spend a lot of time together ความเป็นมิตร, ความสัมพันธ์ที่ดี

  22. came close to - almost did ....

  23. came in - arrived or to finish coming into a place or being officially announced

  24. came into force - took effect; started to be used มีผลบังคับใช้

  25. came of their own volition - were not forced to come; chose to come themselves

  26. came off the bench - came into the game to replace another player, i.e, came on as a substitute ตัวสำรอง)

  27. came to light - was revealed; was made known ถูกเปิดเผยออกมา

  28. came under fire - received criticism ถูกวิพากวิจารณ์

  29. camouflage - a way of hiding soldiers and military equipment, using paint, leaves or nets, so that they look like part of their surroundings การอำพรางตัวให้เข้ากับธรรมชาติเพื่อการหลบซ่อน

  30. camp - a group of people who have the same ideas about something and oppose people with other ideas

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