2008年01月06日

最近覚えた英単語

いつものように覚えた英単語をメモしていきます。



pectorals, pecs=the muscle of the chest

caveat=a warning that particular things need to be considered before something can be done

immense=extremely large or great

frenzy=a state of great activity and strong emotion that is often violent or frightening and not under control

fiasco=something that does not succeed, often in a way that causes embarrassment

quackery=the methods or behavior of somebody who pretends to have medical knowledge

euphemism=an indirect word or phrase that people often use to refer to something embarrassing or unpleasant, sometimes to make it seem more acceptable than it really is

sleek=smooth and shiny

bode well/ill=to be a good/bad sign for somebody/something

plateau=an area of flat land that is higher than land around it

flaunt=to show something you are proud of to other people, in order to impress them

impasse=a difficult situation in which no progress can be made because the people involved cannot agree what to do

covet=to want something very much, especially something that belongs to somebody else


留学が終わったら、覚えた英単語シリーズをまとめよう。

ある種の財産になると思うわけで。
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