3000 từ thông dụng - Phần 102


appreciate /əˈpriːʃieɪt/
(v) to recognize the good qualities of somebody/something
Example: His talents are not fully appreciated in that company.

book /bʊk/
(n) a set of printed pages that are fastened inside a cover so that you can turn them and read them
Example: a pile of books

class /klɑːs/
(n) a group of students who are taught together
Example: She is the youngest in her class.

confine /kənˈfaɪn/
(v) to keep somebody/something inside the limits of a particular activity, subject, area, etc.
Example: I will confine myself to looking at the period from 1900 to 1916.

courage /ˈkʌrɪdʒ/
(n) the ability to do something dangerous, or to face pain or opposition, without showing fear
Example: moral/physical courage

crime /kraɪm/
(n) activities that involve breaking the law
Example: crime fiction/novels(= stories about crime)

criticism /ˈkrɪtɪsɪzəm/
(n) the act of expressing disapproval of somebody/something and opinions about their faults or bad qualities; a statement showing this disapproval
Example: People in public life must always be open to criticism (= willing to accept being criticized).

cup /kʌp/
(n) a small container that is like a bowl in shape, usually with a handle, used for drinking tea, coffee, etc.
Example: a coffee cup

each /iːtʃ/
(adv) used to refer to every one of two or more people or things, when you are thinking about them separately
Example: Each answer is worth 20 points.

high /haɪ/
(adj) measuring a long distance from the bottom to the top
Example: shoes with high heels

into /ˈɪntə/
(pre) to a position in or inside something
Example: Come into the house.

jacket /ˈdʒækɪt/
(n) a piece of clothing worn on the top half of the body over a shirt, etc. that has arms and fastens down the front; a short, light coat
Example: a denim/tweed jacket

joint /dʒɔɪnt/
(adj) involving two or more people together
Example: The report was a joint effort (= we worked on it together).

manner /ˈmænə(r)/
(n) behaviour that is considered to be polite in a particular society or culture
Example: The manner in which the decision was announced was extremely regrettable.

number /ˈnʌmbə(r)/
(n) a word or symbol that represents an amount or a quantity
Example: even numbers(= 2, 4, 6, etc.)