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n. arrival, appearance 출현
The advent of the computer has revolutionized modern people's lives dramatically.
n. item, object, thing (개개의) 물품
The article of clothing was manufactured in china.
n. congress, legislature, parliament 의회
All the citizens were hoping that the mayor would run for election to the National Assembly.
adj. connected, correlated, linked 연관된
adj. conscious ~을 알고 있는
n. edge, brink, margin, shore 물가, 기슭, 둑
Since they weren't very good at canoeing, Tracy and Bill rowed along the bank of the river just to be safe.
by and large
phr. on the whole 전반적으로, 대체로
By the large, the members of Jinny's team agreed on the terms of the contract.
n. 1. difficulty, problem 난제
v. 2. defy 도전하다
v. compact, condense, contract, squeeze 압축하다
v. associate, fraternize 교제하다, 사귀다
v. remedy, amend, rectify 고치다, 바로잡다
adj. inquisitive, nosy, inquiring 호기심이 강한
adj. fatal, lethal, mortal 치명적인
adj. conquered 패배한
v. exhaust, empty, use up 고갈시키다
The family depleted their savings to renovate the house.
n. periphery, border, margin 가장자리
v. evade, dodge, avoid 피하다
The prey managed to elude the hunter by hiding in the thick bush
v. dower, endue 부여하다,기부하다
From his first public performance, critics realized that the young pianist was endowed with an incredible gift.
v. interpret 해석하다
adv. extremely, excessively, surpassingly 지나칠 정도로
adj. broad, extensive, widespread 방대한
Arab leaders unanimously agreed on a far-reaching Saudi proposal for peace with Israel.
v. confuse, addle, defuddle 혼란시키다, 허둥지둥하게 만들다
Bob became flustered during the job interview by the difficult questions.
v. conjecture, suppose, fancy 추측하다
n. significance, consequence, moment, 중요함
v. disrupt, intervene, intrude, meddle 방해하다, 간섭하다
adj. tedious, boring 지루한, 짜증나는, 귀찮은
Many students find homework irksome and generally a waste of time.
adj. 1. final, ultimate, conclusive 마지막의
v. 2. continue, persist 지속하다
v. control, conduct, direct 관리하다
n. expertise 전문 기술, 숙달
v. dominate, occupy 독점하다
John D. Rockefeller once monopolized the oil industry in the U.S.
v. defeat, conquer 이기다, 정복하다
v. endorse, confirm, sanction 승인하다
The peace treaty was ratified by Congress
n. copy, duplicate, reproduction 복제
v. move, transfer, switch, change 옮기다, 바꾸다
n. progress 진보, 발전
Doctors have made many great strides forward in medical technology during the past century.
phr. susceptible to (영향을)받기 쉬운
The latest skiing conditions are subject to change due to weather, skier traffic and other factors.
adj. consecutive, sequential, serial 연속적인, 잇따른
The Labor Party suffered its third successive election defeat.
n. change, alteration, shift 변화
n. enterprise, project, task 사업,과제,일
Starting a new business can be a risky undertaking.