3000 từ thông dụng - Phần 11

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beneath
beneath /bɪˈniːθ/
(pre) in or to a lower position than somebody/something; under somebody/something
Example: They found the body buried beneath a pile of leaves.


chemical
chemical /ˈkemɪkl/
(n) connected with chemistry
Example: Farmers are being urged to reduce their use of chemicals and work with nature to combat pests.


church
church /tʃɜːtʃ/
(n) a building where Christians go to attend services, pray, etc.
Example: The procession moved into the church.


confirm
confirm /kənˈfɜːm/
(v) to state or show that something is definitely true or correct, especially by providing evidence
Example: Rumours of job losses were later confirmed


county
county /ˈkaʊnti/
(n) one of a number of areas that some countries are divided into, each with its own local government
Example: the southern counties


deliberate
deliberate /dɪˈlɪbərət/
(adj) done on purpose rather than by accident
Example: The speech was a deliberate attempt to embarrass the government.


department
department /dɪˈpɑːtmənt/
(n) a section of a large organization such as a government, business, university, etc.
Example: the English department


five
five /faɪv/
(adj) 5
Example: a five-month contract


fridge
fridge /frɪdʒ/
(n) a piece of electrical equipment in which food is kept cold so that it stays fresh
Example: This dessert can be served straight from the fridge.


implication
implication /ˌɪmplɪˈkeɪʃn/
(n) a possible effect or result of an action or a decision
Example: They failed to consider the wider implications of their actions.


independent
independent /ˌɪndɪˈpendənt/
(adj) having its own government
Example: Mozambique became independent in 1975.


insurance
insurance /ɪnˈʃʊərəns/
(n) an arrangement with a company in which you pay them regular amounts of money and they agree to pay the costs, for example, if you die or are ill, or if you lose or damage something
Example: Can you claim for the loss on your insurance?


light
light /laɪt/
(adj) the energy from the sun, a lamp, etc. that makes it possible to see things
Example: It was a light spacious apartment at the top of the building.


likely
likely /ˈlaɪkli/
(adj) having a good chance of happening or being something; probable or expected
Example: It's more than likely that the thieves don't know how much it is worth.


quite
quite /kwaɪt/
(adj) to some degree
Example: quite big/good/cold/warm/interesting