3000 từ thông dụng - Phần 1

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and
and /ənd/
(adj) also; in addition to
Example: Sue and I left early.


associated
associated /əˈsəʊsieɪtɪd/
(adj) if one thing is associated with another, the two things are connected because they happen together or one thing causes the other
Example: Salaries and associated costs have risen substantially.


autumn
autumn /ˈɔːtəm/
(n) the season of the year between summer and winter, when leaves change colour and the weather becomes colder
Example: in early/late autumn


chicken
chicken /ˈtʃɪkɪn/
(n) a large bird that is often kept for its eggs or meat
Example: They keep chickens in the back yard.


claim
claim /kleɪm/
(n) to say that something is true although it has not been proved and other people may not believe it
Example: The singer has denied the magazine's claim that she is leaving the band.


counter
counter /ˈkaʊntə(r)/
(n) a long flat surface over which goods are sold or business is done in a shop, bank, etc.
Example: I asked the woman behind the counter if they had any postcards.


determination
determination /dɪˌtɜːmɪˈneɪʃn/
(n) the quality that makes you continue trying to do something even when this is difficult
Example: They had survived by sheer determination.


domestic
domestic /dəˈmestɪk/
(adj) of or inside a particular country; not foreign or international
Example: domestic affairs/politics


driver
driver /ˈdraɪvə(r)/
(n) a person who drives a vehicle
Example: The accident was the other driver's fault.


editor
editor /ˈedɪtə(r)/
(n) a person who is in charge of a newspaper, magazine, etc., or part of one, and who decides what should be included
Example: the editor of the Washington Post


faint
faint /feɪnt/
(adj) that cannot be clearly seen, heard or smelt
Example: His breathing became faint.


fund
fund /fʌnd/
(n) an amount of money that has been saved or has been made available for a particular purpose
Example: the company's pension fund


future
future /ˈfjuːtʃə(r)/
(adj) the time that will come after the present or the events that will happen then
Example: at a future date


happy
happy /ˈhæpi/
(adj) feeling or showing pleasure; pleased
Example: We are happy to announce the engagement of our daughter.


herself
herself /hɜːˈself/
(adv) used when the woman or girl who performs an action is also affected by it
Example: She must be very proud of herself.