今日の5つの上級英単語 Part 40

今日の5つの上級英単語は:


perspicacious
analogous
salvation
scurrilous
acrimony


perspicacious /ˌpɜːspɪˈkeɪʃəs/ [adj]: able to understand quickly and accurately; shrewd and wise; showing this quality 明敏な

e.g. He threw a perspicacious argument and every one in the meeting room eventually agreed to go ahead with his plan.


analogous /əˈnæləɡəs/ [adj]: Similar in some way to sth/sb and therefore able to compare with it/them ...に類似して

e.g. Good music by itself takes you through imageries, thoughts, dramas and stories; in that sense, it is analogous to films. However, all the experiences derive from within, as opposed to being readily provided by some Hollywood film director.


salvation /sælˈveɪʃn/ [n]: a way of protecting sb from danger, disaster, loss etc 救済

e.g. Somehow I did not get along with the teacher I had. After a couple of years' misery with her, my salvation came at last; I had a different one who I liked and my grades shot up.


scurrilous /sælˈveɪʃn/ [adj]: very rude and insulting, and intended to damage sb's reputation 下品な、口汚い

e.g. News papers launched scurrilous attacks on the politician.


acrimony /ˈækrɪməni/ [n]: angry bitter feelings or words 辛辣さ

e.g. Their divorce went through without acrimony.



以上です。

次の記事はPart 22の復習です。

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by uk_alien | 2015-07-29 10:00 | 今日の5つの上級英単語