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Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-25-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 80
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Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

2020/8/25
1) idiosyncratic /ˌɪdiəsɪŋˈkrętɪk/

2) granulary adj. granularity n.

3) seeking commonalities

4) prosaic

5) epoch
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-19-2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,505
Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

2020/8/19
1) irretrievable

2) incredulity

3) probability

4) carnage

5) complacency
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-18-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

48) made a clarion call for us
向我们发出伟大的号召

49) economic and technological strength经济和科技实力 defense capabilities 国防实力 composite national strength综合国力

50) have changed in ways without precedent...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-18-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

Well, the things run like this: If I master these specialized words in my mind, I will finish my test paper more quickly during the test. I cannot expect that I can coin the words in the exam, which...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-18-2020, 03:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

46) noted that white people were nearly 50% more likely to be able to work from home as their Latino counterparts, and 35% more likely than Blacks.
与他们的拉丁裔同事相比,能在家工作的白人多出50%

47) to workers of...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-18-2020, 02:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

为44)增补:comprise
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-18-2020, 02:34 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,505
Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

2020/8/18
1) extra vigilance, constant vigilance
额外警觉、持续警觉

2) news outlet大型的、权威的新闻机构

3) racial disparities, ethnic disparities, huge disparity, the wide disparity between rich and...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-18-2020, 01:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

43) will spare no efforts to help other ...
不遗余力去帮助

44) make up = account for = represent
*说明占比时常用的表达方法

45) Systemic social inequities have resulted in the overrepresentation of Hispanic and...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-17-2020, 10:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

34) the first batch in this category
名录中的第一批

35) on abandoned mining land and barren hills
在废弃的采矿区和贫瘠的山区

36) the first country to propose banning all commercial logging in its natural forests...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-17-2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,505
Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

2020/8/17

1) with terminal unbridled greed无休止的、无节制的贪婪

2) go head-on with 正面硬扛

3) suffocate /ˈsʌfəkeɪt/

4) a down payment首付款
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-16-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

28) downward pressure on the economy
经济下行的压力

29) the government should make coordinated efforts to maintain stable growth, advance reform, make structural adjustments, improve living standards,...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-16-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

20) it entails a rigid training process and takes years before a young performer is ready to appear onstage
它需要严格的训练,并且在一个年轻的表演者能够上台之前,他需要(训练)好多年。

21) grossing over 1.7 billion yuan
总收入超过17亿元
...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-14-2020, 04:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

14) star performer
明星演员

15) Farewell My Concubine
霸王别姬

16) tickets went on sale on Jan 5
一月5日开始售票

17) snap up by noon
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-14-2020, 04:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
Re: The Words Accumulation for CATTI

CATTI is short for China Accreditation Test for Translators and Interpreters.
Forum: Education & Curriculum 08-14-2020, 03:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Esmee
The Words Accumulation for CATTI

1) building a moderately prosperous society in all respects
全面建设小康社会

2) those without party affiliation
无党派人士

3) remain true to their original aspiration
不忘初心

4) spoke highly of the...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 07-23-2020, 04:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 773
Posted By Esmee
If I say 'He can't wait until 2 p.m.', am I right?

If I say 'He can't wait until 2 p.m.', am I right?
Suppose a man, who wants to eat the cake, but he has called his friends that he would share the cake with them at 2 p.m. and let them come to where...
Forum: International Forum 07-20-2020, 06:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,959
Posted By Esmee
Re: Aha, A Father who raped his daughter only sentensed to 7 years and a half in pris

A few years ago I've been to the city of Xi'an, the capital of Shaanxi Province, and at that time what impressed me badly was only its commercial atmosphere. As expected, a woman had to jump onto the...
Forum: International Forum 07-20-2020, 05:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,959
Posted By Esmee
Aha, A Father who raped his daughter only sentensed to 7 years and a half in prison

https://www.thepaper.cn/newsDetail_forward_8294445

A father in Shaanxi Province raped his own 8-year-old daughter 3 times while his wife migrated out of the county where their home was to urban...
Forum: Civil Rights & Abortion 07-20-2020, 12:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,834
Posted By Esmee
Re: Baby Lives Matter

Jimmy Carter is a great American president.
Salutes.
Forum: Polls 07-19-2020, 02:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,803
Posted By Esmee
Re: Should children born in the United States ... be granted automatic citizenship?

Ex. 1 A female lecturer of the university, who went to the US to give birth to a child last September, could not come back yet because of the Covid-19 pandemics.

Ex. 2 A 12-year-old boy living in...
Forum: International Forum 07-18-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,037
Posted By Esmee
Re: How we should treat China

I guess you know nothing about China, or in other words, personally speaking, the knowledge an ordinary Chinese has about you is more than what you have known about us. What you have known about us...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 04-19-2020, 07:48 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,505
Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

2020/4/19

1) inaugurate

2) amid

3) propitious

4) debility
Forum: Education & Curriculum 04-08-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,505
Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

2020/4/8

1) The first discernible upheaval of this kind
discern v. (syn. detect) --- discernible adj. (to know sth. esp. sth. that is not obvious)

2) They may have had to compete with hyenas...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 04-05-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,505
Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

16) the principle obstacle to human dominion over the rain forests is still the rich variety of parasites lying in wait for intruders.
intruder: an intruder is a person who goes into a place where...
Forum: Education & Curriculum 04-05-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,505
Posted By Esmee
Re: The words that Esmee met in her reading life for the first time

11) play host to 招待
e.g. to play host to the 2019 Military World Games

12) tropical rain forest are more variegated in a sense在某种意义上 that more diverse forms of life share this kind of habitat...
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