2024年2月

New Words:

rifle ['raifl]
n.步枪;来复枪
v.快速搜寻;匆忙翻找;偷窃;盗取


Sample Sentences:

The hunter steadied his rifle and fired.
Neighbours heard the sound of rifle fire and alerted the police.

His wallet had been rifled.
The thief rifled every drawer in the room.
She rifled through her clothes for something suitable to wear.


New Words:

day in and day out 日复一日;天天;夜以继日


Sample Sentences:

The housewife is bored with doing the housework day in and day out.
For a whole year I have worked day in and day out, without a holiday.
After her husband died, she cried day in and day out and cried herself blind.


New Words:

hut [hʌt] n.小屋;棚屋
nugget ['nʌgit] n. 天然贵重金属块;(尤指)天然金块;(某些食品的)小圆块


Sample Sentences:

They tore down that old hut.
The hut was made out of pieces of wood.
He dipped the chicken nugget into the sauce.
A gold nugget weighing more than four kilograms has been found in Victoria.


New Words:

as well na. 也;还;又;同样


Sample Sentences:

He speaks English and Spanish as well.
They sell books as well as newspapers.
They visited some factories, hospitals as well as the school.


New Words:

separate [ˈsepərət]
v.分离;区分;隔开;区别
adj.单独的;独立的;分开的;不同的

separately ['seprətli] adv.单独地;分别地;分开地


Sample Sentences:

The two villages are separated by a highway.
We talked until midnight and then separated.
Police tried to separate the two men who were fighting.
South America and Africa separated 200 million years ago.
South America separated from Africa 200 million years ago.

The children all sleep in separate beds.
He sold his birds separately to separate buyers.