NEWS VOCA

Card Set Information

Author:
JAMESCHANG
ID:
95893
Filename:
NEWS VOCA
Updated:
2011-08-12 05:52:38
Tags:
NEWS VOCA
Folders:

Description:
NEWS VOCA
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user JAMESCHANG on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Senate
    • n. 名詞 [C]
    • (大寫)(美國等的)參議院
    • This proposal was approved by both the House and the Senate. 這一建議得到了參、眾兩院的批准。
  2. call for
    • 需要
    • This is a problem that calls for immediate solution. 這是個迫切需要解決的問題。
  3. pomegranate
    KK [ˋpɑm͵grænɪt]
    【植】石榴; 石榴樹[C]
  4. the House of Representatives
    眾議院
  5. gesture
    KK [ˋdʒɛstʃɚ]
    • 姿勢; 手勢[C][U]
    • He raised his hands in a gesture of despair. 他舉起雙手表示絕望。
  6. debt ceiling legislation
    債限立法
  7. protest
    拒付;異議
  8. inaction
    無任何動作、反應
  9. deferred payment
    延期未付款
  10. maturity date
    票據到期日
  11. present / presentation
    (票據) 提示
  12. acceptance
    (票據) 承兌
  13. D/P : documents against payment
    D/A : documents against acceptance
    • 付款贖單
    • 承兌贖單
  14. Uniform Rules for Collections
    The Uniform Rules for Collections, ICC Publication No. 322, which describes the conditions governing collections (including those for the presentation, payment and acceptance terms), is issued by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in Paris, France. The Uniform Rules for Collections and other ICC publications are available at your local Chambers of Commerce affiliated with the International Chamber of Commerce.
  15. tenor
    • 要旨, 大意
    • 【律】(文件的)抄本, 謄本[C]
  16. case of need
    The case of need is the party in the importer's country named by the exporter who may assist in obtaining payment or acceptance of draft or who may be empowered by the exporter to act fully on his/her behalf---waiving of protest, allowing a discount, etc.. Whether the case of need is 'for guidance' or 'accept their instructions', put an X in the appropriate box.
  17. Export Phobia
    出口恐懼症
  18. Export Mindset
    出口心態
  19. export website
    http://www.export911.com/
  20. miscellaneous
    KK [͵mɪsɪˋlenjəs]
    • a. 形容詞
    • 混雜的, 五花八門的; 各種各樣的
    • a miscellaneous collection of goods 一堆雜物


    • 多才多藝的
    • She has a miscellaneous talent. 她多才多藝。
  21. Consignment
    In a consignment trade arrangement, the seller ships the goods to the buyer when there is no purchase made. The buyer is obliged to pay the seller for the goods when sold. The seller retains title to the goods until the buyer has sold them.
  22. Cash In Advance (CID)
    The cash in advance, which is the safest term of payment, most often is effected using the cheque or bank draft. In some cases, the CID term is paid using the telegraphic transfer (T/T).
  23. hostage
    抵押品、人質
  24. terminology
    術語
  25. setback
    挫折
  26. baffling
    KK [ˋbæf!ɪŋ]
    莫名其妙
  27. misconstrue
    KK [ˋmɪskənˋstru]
    誤解 v.
  28. short of suspecting 沒想到
    The first time one hears a person say "I will take the lift to third floor" can be baffling. Some people may misconstrue the lift for the lifting crane, short of suspecting that the lift is the elevator.
  29. latrine
    KK [ləˋtrin]
    廁所
  30. offensive
    • a. 形容詞
    • 冒犯的, 唐突的
  31. a plain English parlance
    KK [ˋpɑrləns]
    一個普通的英文說法
  32. 賄賂
    The way certain terms and bland words are used in a language or a country can be offensive in another language or country. "Please give the officer overtime pay" sounds like a plain English parlance, but when it is used in some surroundings it means please give the officer a bribe. The term bribe also comes under the terms grease, grease money, coffee money, influence, under the table, open back door, little bite, and red pouch.
  33. negotiation
    • n. 名詞
    • 談判, 協商[P1][(+with)]
    • Peace negotiations are still going on. 和談仍在進行。

    (票據的)轉讓, 流通[U]

    • 【口】順利的通過, 成功的越過[U]
    • Negotiation of the single-plank bridge was difficult for me. 要走過這座獨木橋對我是件難事。
  34. endorsement
    背書
  35. conversely
    相反地 adv.
  36. appreciation
    devaluation
    • (貨幣)
    • 升值
    • 貶值
  37. stipulate
    • vt. 及物動詞
    • 規定; 約定[+(that)]
    • He stipulated payment in advance. 他規定要預先付款。

    • vi. 不及物動詞
    • 規定; 約定[(+for)]
  38. competitive position
    • competitive price,
    • top quality product,
    • shortest delivery time,
    • and best service
  39. In layperson's parlance
    在外行人的說法
  40. trade surplus
    貿易盈餘
  41. deficit
    赤字
  42. trade barriers
    貿易障礙
  43. imposition
    • n.[(+on/upon)]
    • (稅的)徵收; 施加(懲罰等)[U]
    • Everyone grumbled at the imposition of new taxes. 對徵收新加的賦稅人人都抱怨。


    • 徵收的稅; 懲罰, 負擔[C]
    • an imposition of 200 dollars on a coat 對上衣收的二百元稅
  44. a trade retaliation
    貿易報復
  45. trade imbalance
    貿易失衡
  46. remedy
    KK [ˋrɛmədɪ]
    措施
  47. diversify
    KK [daɪˋvɝsə͵faɪ]
    多樣化 v.
  48. imposes
    KK [ɪmˋpoz]
    規定
  49. sanction
    制裁
  50. devastating
    KK [ˋdɛvəs͵tetɪŋ]
    1. 破壞性極大的, 毀滅性的
  51. salmonella
    KK [͵sælməˋnɛlə]
    沙門式菌
  52. condemn
    • vt. 及物動詞
    • 責難, 責備, 譴責[(+as)]
    • We condemn his foolish behavior. 我們譴責他的愚蠢行為。
  53. fabled
    虛構的 adj.
  54. ante
    KK [ˋæntɪ]
    賭注 n.
  55. despot
    KK [ˋdɛspɑt]
    專制君主, 暴君
  56. pleed
    • [律] 為(案件)辯護; 作為答辯提出
    • [律] 承認
  57. hoax
    KK [hoks]
    • vt. 及物動詞
    • 欺騙; 愚弄

    • n. 名詞
    • 騙局; 玩笑; 惡作劇
  58. fundraiser
    資金籌集人; 資金籌集活動
  59. step down
    辭職、下台
  60. plummet
    KK [ˋplʌmɪt]
    • n. 名詞
    • 墜子; 測鉛
    • 重壓

    • vi. 不及物動詞
    • 筆直落下
    • 股票暴跌
  61. Congress
    國會
  62. stopgap
    • n. 名詞
    • 權宜之計
    • 補缺者; 臨時替代人(或物)

    • a. 形容詞
    • 補缺的
    • 臨時的; 暫時的
  63. proliferate
    KK [prəˋlɪfə͵ret]
    vt. vi.【生】(使)增殖; (使)激增; (使)擴散
  64. corresponding to
    與相應
  65. polygamist
    KK [pəˋlɪgəmɪst]
    1. 一夫多妻論者; 一妻多夫論者
  66. Elements of Global Marketing Success
    • 1. Good Planning and Realistic Goals
    • 2. Depth of Understanding the Foreign Cultures and Business Practices
    • 3.Reliability, Patience, Perseverance, and Hard Work
    • 4.Flexibility in the Product Modifications
    • 5.First to Identify the Emerging Needs
    • 6.Sufficient Financial Resources
    • 7. Winning Attitude
  67. Perseverance
    KK [͵pɝsəˋvɪrəns]
    • n. 名詞
    • 堅持不懈; 堅忍不拔[U]
    • By perseverance the crippled boy learned how to swim. 那個跛足的男孩通過不屈不撓的努力學會了游泳。
  68. disproportionately
    KK [͵dɪsprəˋpɔrʃənɪtlɪ]
    • ad. 副詞
    • 不成比例地; 太大或太小; 不相稱地
    • Babies often seem to have disproportionately large heads. 嬰兒的頭往往顯得特別的大。
  69. Inevitably
    不可避免地; 必然地 adv.
  70. Upheaval
    KK [ʌpˋhiv!]
    • n.[U][C]
    • 動亂; 激變; 劇變
    • Mass unemployment may lead to social upheaval. 大批失業會導致社會動亂。
    • 脹起; 鼓起; 舉起; (地殼)隆起
  71. prior to
    • ph. 片語
    • 在...以前
  72. markups
    1. 漲價
  73. export-traders
    出口貿易商
  74. enhance
    • 提高, 增加(價值, 品質, 吸引力等)
    • Beautiful coloured illustrations enhanced the book. 漂亮的彩色插圖使這本書更具吸引力。
  75. obsolete
    KK [ˋɑbsə͵lit]
    1. 廢棄的, 淘汰的
  76. simultaneously
    KK [saɪməlˋtenɪəslɪ]
    同時地 adv.
  77. prerequisite
    KK [͵priˋrɛkwəzɪt]
    • a. 形容詞
    • 不可缺的; 事先需要的; 必修的

    • n. 名詞
    • 首要事物; 必要條件; 前提
  78. sole proprietorship KK [prəˋpraɪətɚ͵ʃɪp]
    partnership
    corporation
    • 獨資
    • 合夥
    • 法人
  79. phobia
    恐懼症; 懼怕
  80. mindset
    • n. 名詞
    • 心態
    • I can't take their mindset anymore. 我再也不能容忍他們的心態。

    傾向; 習慣
  81. akin
    • a.[F][(+to)]
    • 同類的; 近似的
    • My friend's feelings are akin to mine. 我那位朋友的感受和我相近。

    • 同族的; 有血親關係的
    • He is near akin to us. 他和我們是近親。
  82. commitment
    • n. 名詞
    • 託付, 交託; 委任[U]

    下獄; 收監[U]

    關進精神病院[U]

    • 承諾, 保證; 承擔的義務[U][C][(+to)]
    • I felt I did not have to make such a commitment to them. 我覺得我沒有必要對他們作出那樣的承諾。

    • 信奉; 支持; 獻身[U][C][(+to)]
    • My aunt has a sincere commitment to Buddhism. 我姑媽篤信佛教。

    • 犯罪, 罪行[U][C]
    • commitment of infanticide 殺嬰罪
  83. indispensable
    • a. 形容詞
    • 必不可少的, 必需的[(+to/for)]
    • A library is indispensable to a college. 大學裡圖書館是必不可少的。

    • 不能撇開的; 責無旁貸的
    • Taking care of my parents is my indispensable duty. 照顧父母, 我責無旁貸。
  84. conclude
    (ex. conclude a sales contract)
    締約、簽約 Vt.
  85. overhead
    • n. 名詞 [C]
    • 經常費用 (開銷)
    • reduce expenditure on overhead 減少經常費用的開支
  86. Royalties
    特許權使用費
  87. Insurance premiums
    保費
  88. Demurrage
    KK [dɪˋmɝɪdʒ]
    滯留費 n.
  89. Overtime charges
    加班費
  90. Quarantine
    KK [ˋkwɔrən͵tin]
    1. 隔離; 檢疫
  91. Wharfage
    KK [ˋhwɔrfɪdʒ]
    碼頭費用
  92. subsequent
    KK [ˋsʌbsɪ͵kwɛnt]
    1. 後來的, 其後的, 隨後的[B] adj.
  93. crane
    起重機;鶴
  94. gantry
    龍門起重架 (天車)
  95. forklift
    堆高機
  96. compartment
    • n. 名詞 [C]
    • 區劃; 劃分; 隔間
    • The dresser drawer was partitioned into four compartments. 梳妝臺的抽屜隔成四小格。

    • (火車上的)小客房
    • There were ten compartments in each car of the train. 那輛火車每節車廂有十個小客房。

    • vt. 及物動詞
    • 分隔; 劃分
  97. resemble
    • vt. 及物動詞
    • 像, 類似[W][(+in)]
    • She was not beautiful; she did not resemble her mother. 她不漂亮; 她不像她的母親。
  98. honeycomb
    蜂巢
  99. nowadays
    • ad. 副詞
    • 現今, 時下
    • Do you think kids nowadays are lazy? 你認為現在的小孩很懶?

    • n. 名詞
    • 當今, 現代
    • movies of nowadays 現代的電影
  100. Transhipment
    轉運
  101. break-bulk
    散裝
  102. padlock
    掛鎖、鎖頭
  103. stowage
    KK [ˋstoɪdʒ]
    • n. 名詞
    • 裝貨; 裝載方法
    • 堆積處
    • 裝載的貨物
    • 裝載費

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview