Attractive + a very attractive young woman
+ I find him very attractive (= He attracts me sexually).
- Lôi cuốn, hấp dẫn
Bald (WITHOUT HAIR)
+ At twenty he was already going bald..
- Hói đầu
+ a flowing white beard
+ He's growing a beard.
+ He shaved off his beard but kept his moustache.
Blond + blonde hair/highlights
+ a blonde woman/a blond man
- tóc vàng hoe
Famous + a famous actress/building
+ Marie Curie is famous for her contribution to science.
+ a city famous for its nightlife.
- nổi tiếng
+ Groucho Marx had a thick black moustache.
- ria mép
Quite + I'm quite tired but I can certainly walk a little further.
+ There was quite a lot of traffic today but yesterday was even busier.
+ He's quite attractive but not what I'd call gorgeous.
+ I find a lot of modern architecture very ugly.
+ Yesterday in town I saw the ugliest baby I've ever seen in my life.
+ I feel really fat and ugly today.
+ He was a really unpleasant man and as ugly as sin (= very ugly).
- xấu xí
+ I've got three identical blue suits.
+ The two rooms were virtually identical.
- giống hệt nhau
+ That'll be £52.50 altogether, please.
- tất cả, cả thảy
- bao nhiêu (dùng cho danh từ đếm được)
- bao nhiêu (dùng cho danh từ không đếm đc)
Mug + I made myself a large mug of cocoa (= enough to fill a mug) and went to bed.
+ ca, chén, vại
Poster + The children put up posters on the classroom walls
+ We noticed a poster advertising a circus.
- áp pích quảng cáo, bức tranh lớn
Strap + Could you help me fasten this strap around my suitcase?
- dây (da, lụa...)
Appointment + Our department expects to make five new appointments (= appoint five new people) this year alone.
- sự bổ nhiệm, cuộc hẹn
Conference + a conference on women's rights
+ They frequently hold conferences at that hotel.
+ I'm speaking at/attending a conference next week.