3000 từ thông dụng - Phần 48

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arrival
arrival /əˈraɪvl/
(n) an act of coming or being brought to a place
Example: There are 120 arrivals and departures every day.


bandage
bandage /ˈbændɪdʒ/
(v) a long narrow piece of cloth used for tying around a part of the body that has been hurt in order to protect or support it
Example: Don't bandage the wound too tightly.


beauty
beauty /ˈbjuːti/
(n) the quality of giving pleasure to the senses or to the mind
Example: The sheer beauty of the scenery took my breath away.


cycle
cycle /ˈsaɪkl/
(n) a bicycle or motorcycle
Example: We went for a cycle ride on Sunday.


devote something to something
devote something to something

Example: I could only devote two hours a day to the work.


eat
eat /iːt/
(v) to put food in your mouth, bite it and swallow it
Example: Would you like something to eat?


evidence
evidence /ˈevɪdəns/
(n) the facts, signs or objects that make you believe that something is true
Example: The cave contained evidences of prehistoric settlement.


exam
exam /ɪɡˈzæm/
(n) a formal written, spoken or practical test, especially at school or college, to see how much you know about a subject, or what you can do
Example: to pass/fail an exam


fuel
fuel /ˈfjuːəl/
(n) any material that produces heat or power, usually when it is burnt
Example: solid fuel (= wood, coal, etc.)


guest
guest /ɡest/
(n) a person that you have invited to your house or to a particular event that you are paying for
Example: I am a regular guest of this restaurant.


hair
hair /heə(r)/
(n) the substance that looks like a mass of fine threads growing on a person's head
Example: to comb/brush your hair


launch
launch /lɔːntʃ/
(v) to start an activity, especially an organized one
Example: to launch an appeal/an inquiry/an investigation/a campaign


passenger
passenger /ˈpæsɪndʒə(r)/
(n) a person who is travelling in a car, bus, train, plane or ship and who is not driving it or working on it
Example: The passenger felt excited during the trip.


production
production /prəˈdʌkʃn/
(n) the process of growing or making food, goods or materials, especially large quantities
Example: Production of the new aircraft will start next year.


slight
slight /slaɪt/
(adj) very small in degree
Example: He is, without the slightest doubt, the greatest living novelist.