Presentation on theme: "Words for Production 13. anniversary [ &8n1`v3s1rI ] n. [C] a date which is remembered or celebrated because a special event happened on that date exactly."— Presentation transcript:
Words for Production 13. anniversary [ &8n1`v3s1rI ] n. [C] a date which is remembered or celebrated because a special event happened on that date exactly a year or a number of years before 週年紀念 日 My wife will be mad at me if I forget our wedding anniversary.
Words for Production 14. rumor [ `rum2 ] n. [C] a story or piece of information that may or may not be true, but that people are talking about 謠言，傳說 There is a rumor going around that the beautiful singer will marry a rich old man. * a piece of information 一則訊息
Words for Production 15. landing [ `l8ndI9 ] n. [C] an act of moving down onto the ground 降落 One person died after the pilot of a light aircraft was forced to make a crash landing in the field. 詞類變化 * make a crash landing 迫降
land [ l8nd ] vi. 著陸，降落 Our plane landed safely at Chiang Kai-shek International Airport. * Chiang Kai-shek International Airport 桃園中正國際機場
Words for Production 16. desert [ `dEz2t ] n. [C] a large sandy piece of land where there is very little rain and not many plants 沙漠 It is easy to get lost in a desert because there’s nothing there but sand. * a piece of land 一塊地 * but = except 除了 … 以外 …
Words for Production 17. degree [ dI`Gri ] n. [C] a unit of measurement 度 The temperature was 20 degrees Celsius in the morning. * Celsius 攝氏 Fahrenheit 華氏
Words for Production 18. suspicious [ s1`spIS1s ] adj. not trusting 懷疑的 Her parents have become suspicious of her strange behavior. 詞類變化 * be suspicious of 懷疑
suspicion [ s1`spIS1n ] n. [U] 懷疑 She treated him with suspicion after she learned about his past.
Words for Production 19. being [ `biI9 ] n. [C] a living thing 生物 Every being on earth depends on the environment. * on earth = in the world
Words for Production 20. quarter [ `kwOrt2 ] n. [C] a 4th part of a whole 四分之一 It’s a quarter to ten; that’s 9:45.
Words for Production 21. site [ saIt ] n. [C] the place where an event happened 現場 The police are reported to have reached the crash site in the mountains.
Words for Production 22. stuffed [ `st^ft ] adj. filled with something 填充的 I hate stuffed toys because I am allergic to them. 詞類變化 * be allergic to + N 對 … 過敏
stuff [ st^f ] vt. 填，塞 Don’t stuff your mouth so full with food.
Words for Production 23. feature [ `fitS2 ] vt. to include as a special part 以 … 為特 色，以 … 為號召 Our age is featured by great technological progress. 詞類變化
feature [ `fitS2 ] n. [C] 特色；特徵 Wet weather is a feature of life in Scotland.
Words for Production 24. invasion [ In`veZ1n ] n. [C][U] (the act of) attacking and spreading into so as to take control of (a country, city, etc.) 侵略，侵犯 The bad weather stopped Napoleon’s invasion of Russia. 詞類變化 *so as to + V = in order to + V = to + V 為了 … * take control of 控制
invade [ In`ved ] vt. 侵略，侵犯 Japanese invaded and governed Taiwan for about half a century.
10. magnet [ `m8GnIt ] n. [C] any object, especially a piece of iron, which can draw other iron or steel objects towards it or push them away 磁鐵 Words for Recognition
11. alien-based [ `elj1n&best ] adj. in which alien is the main subject 以 外星人為主的 Words for Recognition
4. look for to try to find 尋找 I’ll look for a present for Alice while I am in town. Idioms and Phrases
5. play up to emphasize something and try to make people believe that it is important 強調，大肆宣傳 The report plays up the effect of the new medicine, but it may not be true. Idioms and Phrases