?muscle/nerve tissue 肌肉、神经组织 [U] ?a box of tissues 一盒纸巾【C】 ?He kept toying nervously with his pen. ?She hardly ate a thing, just toyed with a
piece of cheese on
her plate. ?He accused the young man of toying with his daughter's affections. ?intention---intend---intentional---intentionally ?one's intention of doing sth/to do sth某人打算做某事 ?by intention=by design=on purpose=intentionally=purposely=deliberately 故意地；蓄意地 ?She went to Paris with the intention of learning French. ?without intention 无意地 ?with the best of intentions 好心好意地 ?intend to do/doing sth 打算做某事 ?intend sb to do sth 想要某人做某事 ?be intended/designed/meant for 为 ...而准备的 ?anxiety---anxious--anxiously ?the candidate's anxiety to win the vote候选人对选举胜利的渴 望the people's anxiety for the war to end人民对结束战争的渴望
?be anxious about/for 为...担心 ?an anxious look/face/expression忧虑的目光╱面容╱表情 ?be anxious for/to do /that 非常渴望得到、做某事 ?adopt a child 领养孩子 ?adopt different approaches to the problem 采用方法 ?adopt the new policy 采纳政策 ?比较：adapt ?adapt (yourself) (to sth)适应（新情况） ?We have had to adapt quickly to the new system. ?我们不得不迅速适应新制度。 ?It took him a while to adapt himself to his new surroundings. ?他过了好一阵子才适应了新环境。 ?adapt sth for sth 将...改编成... ?adapt sth from sth 从...改编... ?Three of her novels have been adapted for television. ?她的长篇小说中有三部已改编成电视节目。 ?physician---surgeon---doctor ?consequence---consequent---consequently ?be of great consequence/importance 非常重要 ?be of no/little consequence 无关紧要、不大重要
?in/as a consequence of=as a result of 由于，因为 ?consequently=as a consequence/result=therefore 因此 ?a good/bad harvest丰收；歉收 ?The farmers are out harvesting (the corn). 农民们在地
里收割（作物） ?profession---professional[adj/n] ?He was an electrician by profession .他的职业是电工。 ? professional: adj.专业的；职业的；职业性的 ? n. 专业人员；职业运动员 ?to make/achieve a breakthrough作出╱取得突破性进展 ?a major breakthrough in cancer research癌症研究中的 重要突破 ?break through the enemy's lines突破敌人防线 ?break through the barrier to knowledge克服知识上的障碍 ?your original plan你原来的计划 ?an original idea独到的见解 ?an original painting 绘画原作
judgement---judgemental----judge a lack of judgement 缺乏判断力 【U】 make a judgement about the situation.对形势作出评价 pass judgement on her behaviour对她的行为说三道四 I'd like to reserve judgement until I see the report. 我还是想看到报告后再发表意见。 It was, in her judgement , the wrong thing to do. 在她看来，那样做是错误的。 a judgment from court 法院的判决 【c/u】 Stop always being so judgemental! 不要老是评头论足的 the judgemental process 判断过程 be/get burnt out=be worn out/be tired out=be exhausted=give o 精疲力尽
?relation---relationship ?teacher-pupil relations 关系 ?I have some comments to make
in relation to (= concerning)
this matter. ?the relation between rainfall and crop yields 关联 ?She has a very close relationship with her sister. ?I have established a good working relationship with my boss. ?conduct---conductor ?conduct=carry out ?conduct an experiment/an inquiry/a survey进行实验/询问/调查 ?conduct a concert 指挥音乐会 ?The guide conducted us around the city.导游引导我们游览城市。 ? He conducted himself far better than expected. ?他表现得比预料的要好得多。 ?Copper conducts electricity well. 铜的导电性能好。 ?majority---major----minority【反】 ?the majority of pl./ U 大多数…… ?in (the) majority 占多数，过半数
majority of students were/ was indifferent to the political meeting. 大多数的学生对政治集会漠不关心。 ?The majority of water in this area has been polluted. ?这个区域的水大多数已被污染。 ?In the nursing profession, women are in (the) majority. 女性在 护理行业中占大多数。
注意：“The majority of + pl.”作主语时，如看作为一个整体时，谓语动词 用单数；如当作许多个体时，谓语动词用复数。 ?summary--summarize---sum ?in summary=to sum up 总之 ?summarize the speech 总结发言 ?consideration---consider--considering---considerate--?
considerable--considerably ?take sb/sth into consideration/account 考虑 ?consider sth/doing sth 考虑consider sb/sth as/to be 认为 ?considering his age/he is young ?It was considerate of you not to play the piano while I was asleep. 在我睡觉时你不弹钢琴, 真是体贴入微。 ?a considerable quantity, sum相当大的数量﹑ 数目 ? It's considerably colder this morning. 今早冷得多.