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adv. in fact, as a matter of fact, literally 실제로
v. decorate, beautify, ornament 꾸미다, 장식하다
Christine adorned herself in her finest jewelry for the party.
v. figure, determine 추정하다, 어림잡다
v. call for, declare, demand, request. 요구하다
v. celebrate 기념하다
To commemorate the victory, Napoleon awarded everyone in his army a medal.
n. agreement, accordance (규칙, 관습에) 따름, 순응, 일치
American colleges and univerities must act in conformity with immigration laws when accepting international students.
adj. plentiful, ample, bountiful 풍부한, 엄청난, 방대한
The copious rainfall in the winter allowed the farmers to irrigate their crops all year.
v. covet, long for, seek, request 열망하다, 요구하다
adv. assiduously, carefully, earnestly, industriously 열심히
Students must conduct research diligently in doing a term paper of thesis.
v. fascinate, captivate, enchant 매혹하다, 마음을 사로잡다
Chicago has an on-site museum that will enthrall visitors.
n. 1. celebration, festival, fiesta 축제
the company held a feast to celebrate its profitable new conduct.
v. 2. eat, gorge, indulge 배불리 먹다
At Thanksgiving, many people get together with their families and feast on traditional foods.
v. collect, aggregate, assemble 모으다
v. measure, calculate, appraise 평가하다, 판단하다, 측정기
Researchers disagree as to whether IQ scores accurately gauge intelligence
v. stick, fix, cement, paste 접착시키다
adj. imposing, stately, august 웅장한
v. encourage, inspire, cheer 격려하다, ...에게 용기를 북돋우다.
The news will greatly hearten the students
n. center 중심, 중추
New Delhi is not really a traveler's destination, but it is a hub city in India.
n. combination, cross, mixture 잡종, 혼합물
n. stimulus 자극, 자극제
Einstein's work provided the impetus for a major shift in the study of physics.
v. extemporize, ad-lib 증흥적으로 하다
adj. attractive, fascinating, overwhelming 매혹적인, 저항할 수 있는
The irresistible bargains at the store caused patronage to increase dramatically.
adj. carved 새겨진, 짼
Subtle lighting emphasizes delicately incised patterns and surface inflections.
phr. characteristic of, built in 내재된
Competition is inherent both in and between human societies.
adj. children's puerile, young 어린, 청소년의
adj. chief, prime, principal 주요한
n. carelessness 부주의, 태만
James would not forgive my negligence in failing to contact him sooner.
v. preponderate, outbalance, override, prevail over ~보다 뛰어나다
After thinking about it, Meghan decided that the benehits of her new refrigerator outweighted the exorbitant cost.
n. color, dye, tincture 색소
Ancient Romans extracted purple pigment from shellfish.
adj. believable, credible, likely, probable 그럴듯한
The story seemed plausible, but withnesses said it was untrue.
adj. cautious, discreet, careful 조심성 있는, 신중한
It would have been more prudent for Mrs. Backer to read the rental contract before signing it.
v. modify, correct, alter, edit 수정하다
adj. deft, skilled, adept 숙련된
Kevin is an extremely skillful writer.
n. principle, doctorine, dogma 원칙, 주의, 교리
Evolution is one of the main tenets of modern biology.
n. change, conversion, meramorphosis 변화
v. cross, go across, pass 가로지르다, 횡단하다
The moon, planets, and stars traverse the night sky from east to west.
adv. extremely 극도로
Due to global warming, the summers in the city have become unbearably hot.
adj. unstable, changeable, inconstant 변하기 쉬운
con. 1. during the time, as long as ~동안에 ~하는한
con. 2. although, whereas, ~할지라도, ~와는 반대로