3000 từ thông dụng - Phần 45


advertisement /ədˈvɜːtɪsmənt/
(n) a notice, picture or film telling people about a product, job or service
Example: Put an advertisement in the local paper to sell your car.

basic /ˈbeɪsɪk/
(adj) forming the part of something that is most necessary and from which other things develop
Example: basic information/facts/ideas

bed /bed/
(n) a piece of furniture for sleeping on
Example: Could you give me a bed for the night (= somewhere to sleep)?

below /bɪˈləʊ/
(adj) at or to a lower level, position or place
Example: I could still see the airport buildings far below.

coughing /ˈkɒfɪŋ/
(n) the action or sound of coughing (= forcing air through the throat suddenly and noisily because of illness, etc.)
Example: Another fit of coughing seized him.

demonstrate /ˈdemənstreɪt/
(v) to show something clearly by giving proof or evidence
Example: The theories were demonstrated to be false.

destruction /dɪˈstrʌkʃn/
(n) the act of destroying something; the process of being destroyed
Example: the destruction of the rainforests

disadvantage /ˌdɪsədˈvɑːntɪdʒ/
(n) to cause problems and tend to stop somebody/something from succeeding or making progress
Example: The fact that he didn't speak a foreign language put him at a distinct disadvantage.

each other
each other /ˌiːtʃ ˈʌðə(r)/
(adv) used as the object of a verb or preposition to show that each member of a group does something to or for the other members
Example: Don and Susie really loved each other (= he loved her and she loved him).

electric /ɪˈlektrɪk/
(adj) connected with electricity; using, produced by or producing electricity
Example: an electric plug/socket/switch(= that carries electricity)

essential /ɪˈsenʃl/
(adj) completely necessary; extremely important in a particular situation or for a particular activity
Example: Experience is essential for this job.

experience /ɪkˈspɪəriəns/
(v) the knowledge and skill that you have gained through doing something for a period of time; the process of gaining this
Example: The country experienced a foreign currency shortage for several months.

grab /ɡræb/
(v) to take or hold somebody/something with your hand suddenly or roughly
Example: She grabbed the child's hand and ran.

hall /hɔːl/
(n) a space or passage inside the entrance or front door of a building
Example: She ran into the hall and up the stairs.

hence /hens/
(adj) for this reason
Example: We suspect they are trying to hide something, hence the need for an independent inquiry.