adopt 1. adopt a policy/strategy/ attitude/an approach 2. adopt a child foster a child
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DESCRIPTIONadopt 1. adopt a policy/strategy/ attitude/an approach 2. adopt a child foster a child *adopt ive parents foster parents *The couple wanted to adopt the black child they had fostered for years. 3. adopt / adapt (to N). adapt/ adopt/adjust. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
adopt1. adopt a policy/strategy/ attitude/an approach2. adopt a child foster a child*adoptive parents foster parents*The couple wanted to adopt the black child they had fostered for years.3. adopt/adapt (to N)
adapt/ adopt/adjust1. The book will be _____ for a movie.2. You will soon _____ it (get used to).3. Let me _____ the volume of the TV.4. You must _____ a different approach to conducting the experiment. . The book will be adapted for a movie.2. You will soon adapt/adjust to it (get used to).3. Let me adjust the volume of the TV.4. You must adopt a different approach to conducting the experiment.
race= ethnic groupracial 1. a person of mixed race 2. people of all races 3. racial discrimination/prejudice 4. racist violence/attack/remarks 5.fight against racism/ a victim of racism
policy1. foreign/economic/educational policy2. a policy on/ toward3. adopt/carry out/put---into practice/keep implement/change a policy
occupy/occupation1. occupy (take up) time/room2. occupy somebody with (doing) sth. be occupied with= be busy with3. be under occupation= be controlled by a foreign army
* the German occupation of France*Please state your name, address and occupation.* One of my childhood occupations was collecting stamps.
namely* that is* that is to say* be known as > notorious as= be known by the name or title
* the Holocaust/ massacre/ massive killing* be occupied by= be taken over by= be under occupation by
*make sb V= sb be made to do* be made/forced/compelled/pressed to V*round people up: police or soldiers find people and send them to prison* gas (v.) to poison or kill someone with gas* live in hiding * go into hiding/ be in hiding* keep a diary/journal/ log/blog *fillwith/jam with/ cramwith packwith*incredibly boring= extremely tedious*dizzy: unable to stand steadily
*giggly= giggle a lot= laugh in a silly way / usually nervous or embarrassed1. grin from ear to ear (showing teeth)2. beam with delight (very happy)3. smirk at/about (mean, unfriendly, critical)4. giggle (silly, nervous)5. roar(low loud) /howl(long loud) / shriek(high loud) with laughterp* drag1. drag out of >into2. drag away/along/through3. drag ones feet/heels (over doing)
1. rob somebody of something somebody be robbed of something
2. possessions= belongings
3. to find= only to find = but (shockingly) they find
1. find their houses sealed and their families gone2.sealed: houses are locked up, not allowing anyone to enter3. The end is nowhere in sight/ to be seen. Nowhere is the end in sight/to be seen.
As a man sows, so he shall reap.*sow1. sow seeds 2. sow the field/the land with evergreen trees3. the laws sow the seeds of future conflict4. sow doubt/confusion among people*conflict1. conflict over the rise in oil prices2.conflict between the government and the people3. be in conflict (with sb)1. Students and teachers often have conflicting opinion s/ views on priority and responsibility.
2. The constructor and the residents have conflicting interests as to what is good for their city.
conflict/clash/contradict1. Apparently, new evidence _____ with the previous findings. (ideas/beliefs)2. Demonstrators _____ with the police again. (fight/argue)3. The witness statements _____ with each other so the truth remains unclear.(what is said)1. Apparently, new evidence _conflict_ with the previous findings. (ideas/beliefs)2. Demonstrators _clashed_ with the police again. (fight/argue)3. The witness statements _contradict_ with each other so the truth remains unclear.(what is said)
Paragraph 5/6/7As for me,= As far as I am concerned,
*look forward to ving/N= anticipate*salvage: save something from a bad condition*salvage only a few of their belongings from the fire*salvage from the wreck/wreckage
*wooden clogs: wooden shoes with a leather only covering the front of the feet*gnaw on: chew on/ keep biting
* hunger pangs: pains in the abdominal region due tohungeror fasting*Things have gotten so bad.* Things have gone too far.* Things are more than we can handle.
* hordes of: large groups of peopleA horde/hordes of people* a flock of/ flocks of people* a crowd of/ crowds of people* a bunch of people* a pack of people * a swarm of people* a mob/a mass of peopleA and B alike = both A and B (emphasize both the people)1. rich and poor alike2. boys and girls alike3. teachers and students alike4. young and old alike5. big and small alike