3000 từ thông dụng - Phần 81


all right
all right /ɔːl ˈraɪt/
exclamation used to check that somebody agrees or understands
Example: ‘Can you do it?’ ‘Oh, all right.’

audience /ˈɔːdiəns/
(n) the group of people who have gathered to watch or listen to something (a play, concert, somebody speaking, etc.)
Example: The debate was televised in front of a live audience.

bet /bet/
(n) to risk money on a race or an event by trying to predict the result
Example: I did it for a bet(= because somebody had agreed to pay me money if I did).

branch /brɑːntʃ/
(n) a part of a tree that grows out from the main stem and on which leaves, flowers and fruit grow
Example: She climbed the tree and hid in the branches.

dancer /ˈdɑːnsə(r)/
(n) a person who dances or whose job is dancing
Example: She's a fantastic dancer.

deep /diːp/
(adj) having a large distance from the top or surface to the bottom
Example: deep water/snow

deserted /dɪˈzɜːtɪd/
(adj) with no people in it
Example: The office was completely deserted.

dislike /dɪsˈlaɪk/
(v) to not like somebody/something
Example: Much as she disliked going to funerals (= although she did not like it at all), she knew she had to be there.

heat /hiːt/
(n) the quality of being hot
Example: He could feel the heat of the sun on his back.

heaven /ˈhevn/
(n) the place believed to be the home of God where good people go when they die, sometimes imagined to be in the sky
Example: the kingdom of heaven

laboratory /ləˈbɒrətri/
(n) a room or building used for scientific research, experiments, testing, etc.
Example: laboratory experiments/tests

man /mæn/
(n) an adult male human
Example: the relationships between men and women

observation /ˌɒbzəˈveɪʃn/
(n) the act of watching somebody/something carefully for a period of time, especially to learn something
Example: Most information was collected by direct observation of the animals' behaviour.

original /əˈrɪdʒənl/
(n) existing at the beginning of a particular period, process or activity
Example: At that price, you could have bought an original!

partner /ˈpɑːtnə(r)/
(n) a person that you are doing an activity with, such as dancing or playing a game
Example: Come to the New Year disco and bring your partner!