4D_Reading Test

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  1. exist    (v)
    存在    (n.  existence)


    Stop pretending the problem doesn ' t exist .   別再假裝不存在這個問題了。
  2. faintest    (adj.)
    極小的
  3. situation    (n.)
    情況


    In the present situation , I wouldn ' t advise you to sell your house .   在目前情況下﹐我不建議你把房子賣掉。
  4. spring up   (v)
    湧現

    Fastfood restaurants are springing up all over town .   突然市區到處都出現了快餐店。
  5. traditionally   (adv)
    傳統上    (n. tradition  //  adj. traditional)

    Traditionally, Chinese have a reunion dinner before Chinese New Year Day.
  6. outstrip   (v.)
    超過

    We outstripped all our competitors in sales last year .   去年我們在銷售方面超過了所有的競爭對手。
  7. predict     (v.)
    預計    (n. prediction // adj. predicatble)


    The report predicted that more jobs would be lost in the coal industry .   這項報告預言煤炭業將失去更多的工作職位。
  8. chief   (n.)
    首領

    The chief wants to see you right away .   首領要你立刻去見他。
  9. consumption   (n.)
    消耗量     (v. consume)

    Fuel consumption has risen dramatically in the last few years .   在過去幾年中﹐燃料的消耗量急劇增加。
  10. worldwide    (adj.)
    全世界的

    We have offices in over 56 countries worldwide.
  11. analyst    (n.)
    分析家

    John has been working as a computer analyst in Winchester.
  12. zoom past     (v.)
    迅速超過

    Brenda zoomed past on her Honda .   布倫達騎着她的本田摩托車疾馳而過。
  13. operate    (v.)
    經營

    A playgroup operates on the campus.
  14. employee     (n.)
    雇員

    Employers should treat their emplyees well.
  15. pursue    (v.)
    追求     (n. pursuit)

    Kristin pursued her acting career with great determination .   克里斯汀意志堅定地追求她的表演事業。
  16. trend    (n.)
    趨勢

    The current trend is towards more part - time employment .   現行的趨勢是更多的人在兼職。
  17. symbol    (n.)
    象徵

    The dove is a symbol of peace .   鴿子是和平的象徵。
  18. affluence   (n.)
    富裕    (adj. affluent)
  19. bridge    (n.)
    橋梁

    The training programme is seen as a bridge between school and work .   該培訓計劃被視為學校與工作之間的橋梁。
  20. embrace   (v.)
    擁抱

    She embraced her son tenderly .   她溫柔地擁抱着兒子。
  21. latecomer   (n.)
    後來者
  22. aggressive   (adj.)
    有進取心的

    A successful businessman has to be aggressive .   成功的實業家要有股衝勁。
  23. expansion   (n.)
    擴展    (v. expand)

    The industry has just undergone a period of rapid expansion .   該產業剛經歷了一輪快速擴張。
  24. combine  (v.)
    結合/混合   (n. combination)

    I ' m looking for a job in which I can combine the different aspects of my experience so far .   我正在尋找一份能結合應用我的不同經驗的工作。
  25. estimate   (v. / n.)
    估計

    The mechanic estimated the cost of repairs at $ 150 .   修理工估計維修費用為150美元。
  26. turnover  (n.)
    營業額

    an annual turnover of £ 5 . 6 million   560萬英鎊的年營業額
  27. fierce  (adj.)
    激烈的

    Fighting was fiercest near the town centre .   市中心附近的戰鬥最激烈。
  28. barista  (n.)
    咖啡師
  29. proposition   (n)
    建議/計劃

    I ' ll consider your proposition and let you know .   我會考慮你的建議然後告訴你結果。
  30. sophisticated   (adj.)
    複雜的

    The new machine is sophisticated.
  31. brew   (v.)
    沖泡

    Let me brew you a cup of coffee.
  32. boon  (n.)
    恩惠

    The new bus service will be a real boon to people in the village .   新設的巴士服務對村民十分有用(恩惠)。
  33. automatic  (adj.)
    自動的

    an automatic rifle   自動步槍
  34. ravenous    (adj.)
    餓極了

    Have a sandwich - you must be ravenous !   吃塊三明治吧 — 你一定餓極了!
  35. eventually  (adv.)
    最終/最後     (adj. eventual)

    He worked so hard that eventually he made himself ill .   他工作太努力﹐終於病倒了。

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