Presentation on theme: "Words for Production 11. depressing [dI`prEsI9] adj. making someone feel unhappy 令人沮喪的 Many people were low in spirits when they watched the depressing."— Presentation transcript:
Words for Production 11. depressing [dI`prEsI9] adj. making someone feel unhappy 令人沮喪的 Many people were low in spirits when they watched the depressing news on TV tonight. Would you like to know more...
depress [dI`prEs] vt. 使沮喪，使消沉 Losing his job has depressed Sam for quite a long time.
depressed [dI`prEst] adj. 沮喪的，消沉的 Richard was very depressed when he learned that he had not been accepted by the school.
depression [dI`prES1n] n. [C][U] 沮喪，消沉 Peter fell into a deep depression because of his failure to pass the exam. The woman has suffered a lot from depression since her child died.
Words for Production 12. uplifted [^p`lIftId] adj. feeling happy and hopeful 感到振奮的 After our early morning exercise, we felt uplifted and energetic. Would you like to know more...
uplift [^p`lIft] vt. 使振奮 His performance uplifted the audience. They all stood up and applauded for full five minutes.
uplifting [^p`lIftI9] adj. 令人振奮 的 All the students were moved by the teacher's uplifting speech.
Words for Production 13. twilight [`twaI&laIt] n. [U] the time when night is about to become day or (more usually) day night; the faint darkish light in the sky during this time 黃昏；暮色 As twilight slowly faded into night, the students arrived at the campsite.
Words for Production 14. dingy [`dIndZI] adj. dark in an unpleasant way and dirty 昏暗的， 骯髒的 She refused to sleep in such a dingy room.
Words for Production 15. grab [Gr8b] vt. to eat something quickly; to hold something in a rough or rude way 迅速地吃；抓住 He usually has no time for lunch but grabs a sandwich or hot dog instead. Judy was visibly surprised when Stan grabbed her by the arm.
Words for Production 16. embark [Im`bArk] vi. to start to do something new or difficult 開始，著手 The company is going to embark on a new plan later this month.
Words for Production 17. leg [lEG] n. [C] a part of a journey or competition ( 旅程或賽程的 ) 一段 I cannot believe that we have to walk the last leg of the trip.
Words for Production 18. wipe [waIp] vt. to pass a cloth or other material against (something) to remove dirt, liquid, etc. 擦拭，抹去 Wipe your shoes before you come into the room.
Words for Production 19. erase [I`res] vt. to remove something 抹去，磨滅；擦掉 Those happy memories of my childhood can never be erased. Please erase everything on the blackboard for me, Kevin.
Words for Production 20. pregnant [`prEGn1nt] adj. (of a woman or female animal) having an unborn child or unborn young in the body 懷孕的 Everyone in the office knows that Grace is pregnant because she has serious morning sickness.
Words for Production 21. due [dju] adj. expected to happen or arrive, etc. at a particular time 預 定發生或到達的 Ida ’ s plane is due to arrive at 5 p.m. We are going to leave to pick her up.
2. napkin [`n8pkIn] n. [C] a usually square piece of cloth or paper used for protecting one ’ s clothes and for cleaning one ’ s hands and lips during a meal 餐巾 Words for Recognition
6. on one ’ s feet standing 站立 I am longing to sit down after having been on my feet for a whole day. Idioms and Phrases
7. help...out to give help to someone, especially in a difficult situation 幫助，援助 It is very kind of him. He always helps me out when I am in trouble. Idioms and Phrases