2018考研英语大纲熟词僻义详解【九篇】

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【导语】考研英语词汇考察有一种形式就是熟词僻义,所以考生背单词时不要只看单一的意思。要注意多多重意义的把握,尤其是一些常考熟词僻义的单词。下面无忧考网分享考研英语大纲熟词僻义详解,大家注意把握。

【第一篇】

  Process(54次)

  【熟义熟性】n.过程,进程

  【真题例句】 The costs of globalization process is enormous.[2001阅读Text4,65题C选项]

  【经典译文】全球化进程的代价是巨大的。

  【僻义熟性】n.程序,方法

  【真题例句】 Shippers who feel they are being overcharged have the right to appeal to the federal government’s Surface Transportation Board for rate relief, but the process is expensive, time-consuming, and will work in truly extreme cases.(2003阅读Text3)

  【经典译文】托运人如果觉得被索要高价,他们就可以向联邦政府的路面运输委员会申诉,以获得价格减免。但这个程序费钱、费时,而且只有在极端情况下才可行。

  【僻义僻性】vt. 加工,处理

  【真题例句】Playing video games encourages immediate content. And hours of watching TV shows with canned laughter only teaches kids to process information in a passive way. [2007年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】玩计算机游戏可以获得立即的满足。连续看几个小时的喜剧电视节目只能教会孩子消极的处理信息。

  【辨析】process, procedure, proceedings. 三个词构词方法相同pro向前+cess/ced/ceed(走),所以意思也相近。process使用最广,包括一切自然的工程和人工的程序。procedure指人为的办事程序(强调步骤性)。例:admission procedure入学手续; procedure of teaching教学步骤proceedings含义最窄,指会议记录(记录会议的进展) 和诉讼程序。

  Economy (45次)

  【熟义熟性】n. 经济

  【真题例句】 market-oriented economy市场经济[1994阅读Text1]

  【僻义熟性】n. 经济体,国家

  【真题例句】 For each dollar of GDP (in constant prices) rich economies now use nearly 50% less oil than in 1973. [2003阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】富有国家生产一美圆的GDP(以不变价格计算),比1973年少使用50%的石油。

  【僻义僻性】a. 便宜的;经济实惠的(补充) An economy class air ticket is fit for ordinary workers, because it costs much less.

  【经典译文】经济舱机票对一般工作人员比较合适,因为它的价格要便宜得多。

  【同源词】economic(44次) a. 经济的,经济学的

  【真题例句】socio-economic status社会经济地位[1991阅读Text2] economical (2次) a.经济的(强调节省钱和资源);节约的

  【真题例句】 the use of cars has proved to be more economical.[89阅读Text 2, 19题D选项]

  【经典译文】使用小汽车被证明是更加节约的。

  Practice (28次)

  【熟义熟性】n. 练习

  【真题例句】 Kids need plenty of practice delaying gratification and deploying effective organizational skills, such as managing time and setting priorities. [2007年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】孩子需要充分离线延迟满足以及运用有效的组织技能,比如管理时间和分轻重缓急。

  【熟义僻性】vt. 练习

  【真题例句】If you feel awkward being humorous, you must practice so that it becomes more natural[2002年阅读Text1]

  【经典译文】如果表现幽默让你觉得不自在,你就必须练习,这样才能觉得自然。

  【僻义熟性】n. 惯例;常规;准则

  【真题例句】Indeed, just as there is the concept of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), perhaps it is time for GASP, Generally Accepted Security Practices, suggested Eli Noam of New York’s Columbia Business School. [2007年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】纽约哥伦比亚商学院的伊利·诺姆建议说,的确,正如有公认的会计准则一样,也许现在应该制定公认的安全准则了。

【第二篇】

  Benefit(25次)

  【熟义熟性】n. 好处,利益

  【真题例句】 Either way, one benefit of a “national” organization would be to negotiate better prices, if possible, with drug manufacturers. [2005年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】不管国家是何种含义,“国家”机构的好处之一就是能够通过谈判从医药生产商哪里获得更优惠的价格。

  【僻义熟性】n. 退休金,救济金,保险费

  【真题例句】 37. Corporations and labor unions have ________ great benefits upon their employees andmembers as well as upon the general public. [A] conferred [99年词汇37题]

  【经典译文】公司和工会已经给它们的雇员、会员以及广大公众提供了许多福利待遇。

  【僻义熟性】v. 得益于 (from, in)

  【真题例句】What is odd is that they have perhaps most benefited from ambition -- if not always their own then that of their parents and grandparents. [2000年阅读Text5]

  【经典译文】奇怪的是他们或许已经从雄心壮志中受益匪浅――如果不是他们自己的雄心,那么就是他们父辈或祖父辈的雄心。

  Argue(24次)

  【熟义熟性】v. 争论,辩论

  【真题例句】 The point is this: without agreement on the rights of people, arguing about the rights of animals is fruitless.[1997年翻译]

  【经典译文】关键问题是:如果对人的权利没有共同认识,那么讨论动物的权利就是毫无结果的。

  【僻义熟性】v. 认为,主张,论证;说服

  【真题例句】 He is not arguing, as many do, that we can no longer think straight because we do not talk proper.[2005年阅读Text4]

  【经典译文】不像其他大多数人,麦克沃特先生并不认为我们说话方式不规范就会造成我们的思维混乱。Climate(15次)

  【熟义熟性】n.气候; (气候)地带

  【真题例句】 The flight from overcrowdedness affects the migration from snow belt to more bearable climates.[1998年阅读Text4]

  【经典译文】逃离人口过度稠密区的做法改变了以前那种离开寒冷地带去气候宜人之地的趋势。

  【僻义熟性】n. 风气,社会思潮

  【真题例句】 When the work is well done, a climate of accident-free operations is established where time lost due to injuries is kept at a minimum.[1999年完形]

  【经典译文】如果此项工作做得好的话,就会形成无事故作业的好风气,因此那儿的因工伤事故所造成的时间损失就会被控制在最低限度。

  Academic(10次)

  【熟义熟性】a. 学院的,学业的

  【真题例句】 If the preoccupation of schools with academic work was lessened, more time might be spent teaching children surer values.[1995年阅读text4]

  【经典译文】如果学校对学业的强调减少一些,也许就有更多的时间教孩子更重要的价值观念。

  【僻义熟性】a. 学术的

  【真题例句】 Mr. McWhorter’s academic specialty is language history and change, and he sees the gradual disappearance of “whom”, for example, to be natural and no more regrettable than the loss of the case-endings of Old English.[2005年阅读4]

  【经典译文】麦克沃特先生的学术专长在于语言史和语言变化,举例来说,他认为“whom”一词的逐渐消失是很自然的,并不比旧式英语中词格的消失更让人惋惜。

  【僻义僻性】 n. 学者,大学教师

  【真题例句】 Leonard Schlesinger, a Harvard academic and former chief executive of Au Bong Pain, a rapidly growing chain of bakery cafes, says that much “reengineering” has been crude.[1998年阅读text2]

  【经典译文】哈佛学者伦纳德·施莱辛格是一家迅速扩张的美味面包店的前总裁,他说,许多“企业重组”都不成熟。

  【同源词】academy学院,学会National Academy of Science国家科学学院

【第三篇】

  Fuel(10次)

  【熟义熟性】燃料,能源

  【真题例句】Energy conservation, a shift to other fuels and decline in the importance of heavy, energy-intensive industries have reduced oil consumption.[2002年阅读text3]

  【经典译文】节约能源,转用其它燃料,以及重工业和高能耗工业重要性的降低,这三个因素使得石油消耗在减少。

  【僻义僻性】提供燃料;火上浇油(联想意义)

  【真题例句】On anther level, many in the medical community acknowledge that the assisted-suicide(医生协助自杀) debated has been fueled in part by the despair of parents for whom the modern medicine has prolonged the physical agony of dying .[2002年阅读text4]

  【经典译文】在另一方,父母们认为现代医药延长了奄奄一息的病人的身体痛苦。医药界的人也承认这些父母的绝望这给医助自杀的讨论火上浇油。

  Address(10次)

  【熟义熟性】n.地址,通讯处,致词

  【僻义僻性之一】 v. 致函,写姓名地址;

  【真题例句】Prior to his departure, he addressed a letter to his daughter. [1986词汇第3题]

  【经典译文】在离开之前,他给他女儿写了一封信。

  【僻义僻性之二】v. 向……讲话;

  【真题例句】Depending on whom you are addressing, the problems will be different.[2002年阅读Text1]

  【经典译文】 针对不同的听众,要谈的问题也应该不同。

  【僻义僻性之三】v. 处理,解决问题

  【真题例句】 Boston Globe reporter Chris Reidy notes that the situation will improve only when there are comprehensive programs that address the many needs of the homeless.[2006年完形]

  【经典译文】《波士顿环球日报》记者克里斯"雷迪认为只有通过全面规划来解决这些无家可归者的各种需求,这种局面才有可能得到改善。

  Odd/Odds(9次)

  【熟义熟性】a.奇怪的,奇特的 【近义词】strange

  【真题例句】 Odd though it sounds, cosmic inflation is a scientifically plausible consequence of some respected ideas in elementary particle physics, and many astrophysicists have been convinced for the better part of a decade that it is true. [1998年翻译]

  【经典译文】宇宙膨胀说虽然听似奇特,但在科学上是似乎可信的结论,因为它是基本粒子物理学中一些公认的理论推理而来的。许多天体物理学家近十年来一直确信这一论说是正确的。

  【僻义熟性之一】a.临时的,不固定的

  【近义词】temporary

  【真题例句】 Left, until now, to odd, low-level IT staff to put right, and seen as a concern only of data-rich industries such as banking, telecoms and air travel, information protection is now high on the boss’s agenda in businesses of every variety. [2007年阅读Text4]

  【经典译文】信息保护过去一直是临时的、低级的信息技术员的工作,并且只被诸如银行、电信、航空这类拥有大量数据的行业所关注,而现在却高高列在各行业老板的日程表上。

  【僻义熟性之二】a.奇数的,不成对的 【反义词】even

  【例】an odd shoe.一只不成对的鞋

  【僻义僻性】odds. n.可能性,概率

  【真题例句】 Even demographics are working against the middle class family, as the odds of having a weak elderly parent – and all the attendant need for physical and financial assistance – have jumped eightfold in just one generation. [2007年阅读Text3]

【第四篇】

  Account (34次)

  【熟义熟性】n.帐户, 计算Credit card account信用卡帐户

  【僻义僻性】vt.做帐,财务,会计

  【真题例句】Indeed, just as there is the concept of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), perhaps it is time for GASP, Generally Accepted Security Practices, suggested Eli Noam of New York’s Columbia Business School. [2007年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】纽约哥伦比亚商学院的伊利·诺姆建议说,的确,正如有公认的会计准则一样,也许现在应该制定公认的安全准则了。

  【僻义熟性】n. 价值,地位,重要性

  【经典例句】Is it true that the American intellectual is rejected and considered of no account in his society? [2006 年翻译]

  【经典译文】在美国社会,美国的知识分子被排斥,被认为没有地位,这是真的吗?

  常考短语Take something into account = take account of 把…考虑在内

  【经典例句】Dr. Myers and Dr. Worm argue that their work gives a correct baseline, which future management efforts must take into account.[2006年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】Myers博士和Worm博士认为他们的工作提供了一个准确的捕捞数量基线,它是未来渔业管理层必须要考虑的事情。Account for 1)解释,说明

  【经典例句】What might account for this strange phenomenon? [2007年阅读Text1]

  【经典译文】对这一奇怪现象该做何解释呢?[2007年阅读Text1] 2)占…比例

  【经典例句】As recently as 1995, the top four railroads accounted for under 70 percent of the total ton-miles moved by rails. [2003年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】就在1995年,四家主要铁路公司占有整个铁路运营量 的70%不到。

  Business(68次)

  【熟义熟性】n.商业,交易,生意

  【僻义熟性之一】n.企业

  【真题例句】30.The future of this company is

  ________: many of its talented employees are flowing into more profitable net-based businesses.[2001年词汇] [A] at odds [B] in trouble [C] in vain [D] at stake

  【经典译文】这家公司的未来生死未卜:它的许多优秀人才正流失到更易赚钱的网络企业重。[D] at stake=at risk处在危险之中

  【僻义熟性之二】n.行业

  【真题例句】 With $3.5 billion being lost on Internet wagers this year, gambling has passed pornography as the Web’s most profitable business. [2006年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】今年由于有35亿美元输在网络赌博重,赌博超过色情成为网上最有利可图的行业。

  Firm(22次)

  【熟义熟性】a.坚固的,稳固的

  【真题例句】 It serves directly to assist a rapid distribution of goods at reasonable price, thereby establishing a firm home market and so making it possible to provide for export at competitive prices. [1955年阅读Text1]

  【经典译文】广告直接有助于商品以合理的价格销售,由此建立稳固的国内市场,并使商品能以富有竞争力的价格出口。

  【僻义僻性】n. 公司,商号

  【真题例句】Until California recently passed a law, American firms did not have to tell anyone, even the victim, when data went astray. [2007年阅读Text4]

  【经典译文】最近加州通过一项法律,在这之前美国公司在数据丢失时不需要通知任何人,甚至是受害者本人。

  【派生词】firmly (2次) 坚定地,坚决地

【第五篇】

  Approach(16次)

  【熟义熟性】vt.接近Approaching death接近死亡[2002年阅读Text4]

  【僻义熟性】vt.着手处理,开始考虑(在本题中的联想意义为:研究)

  【真题例句】I have excluded him because, while his accomplishments may contribute to the solution of moral problems, he has not been charged with the task of approaching any but the factual aspects of

  those problems.[2006年翻译48题] charge with在这里表示‘使 承担….任务’;而并非‘指控…某人’

  【经典译文】我之所以把他(普通科学家)排除在外,是因为尽管他的成果可能会有助于解决道德问题,但他承担的任务只不过是研究这些问题的事实方面。

  【僻义僻性】n.(科学的)方法,途经

  【真题例句】For retailers, who last year took in 24 percent of their revenue between Thanksgiving and Christmas, the cautious approach is coming at a crucial time.[2004年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】对零售商而言,去年24%的年收入来自感恩节和圣诞期间的营业,而现在这个关键时候该采取谨慎的营销方式了。

  Secure(9次)

  【熟义熟性】a. 安全的,可靠的

  【真题例句】During the past generation, the American middle-class family that once could count on hard work and fair play to keep itself financially secure had been transformed by economic risk and new realties. [2007年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】在上一代人中,原本依靠努力工作和公平竞争就能保持经济状况稳定的美国中产阶级家庭因经济奉献和新的显示状况而发生了转变。

  【僻义僻性之一】vt.保护

  【例】The troops secured the area before the civilians were allowed to return.在百姓返回之前军队负责保护这个地区

  【僻义僻性之二】vt.获得

  【真题例句】Securing a job is your job now. [1996年阅读Text1,52题B选项]

  【经典译文】获得一份工作就是你当前要做的事情。

  【真题例句】secure efficiency gains[2000年词汇题,26题A选项]

  【经典译文】获得效率增长

  Demonstrate/Demonstration(14次)

  【熟义熟性】vt. 表明,证明Noting the medical/psychological nature of problem gambling behaviors, the letter said that before being readmitted to the casino he would have to present medical/psychological information demonstrating that patronizing the casino would pose no threat to

  his safety or well-being. [2006年阅读新题型] 作者把赌徒光临赌场(visit the casino),调侃的说成资助赌场(patronize the casino)

  【经典译文】书信不仅指出了不良赌博行为对人生理/心理的危害,而且也提到在他获准再次光临赌场之前,他必须出示生理/心理状况相关信息,以证明光临赌场的人不会对他的安全和健康造成任何威胁。

  【熟义熟性】n. 示范,演示缩写形式为demo

  【僻义熟性】demonstration示威游行France’s ________ of nuclear testing in the South Pacific last month triggered political debates and mass demonstrations. [2002年词汇22题] [A] assumption [B] consumption [C] presumption [D] resumption

  【经典译文】法国上个月继续在南太平洋进行核试验,引发了多场政治辩论和大规模示威游行。

【第六篇】

  Conduct(10次)

  【熟义熟性】vt.传导Some metals conduct heat.某些金属导热

  【僻义僻性之一】vt.进行,开展,管理

  【真题例句】Ericsson grew up in Sweden, and studied nuclear engineering until he realized he would have more opportunity to conduct his own research if he switched to psychology. [2007年阅读Text1]

  【经典译文】Ericsson在瑞典张大,首先学习核工程,后天他意识到如果转学心理学,会获得更多机会开展自己的研究。

  【僻义僻性之二】n.行为,操行intentionally worked to “lure” him to “engage in conduct against his will.” [2006年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】故意“引诱”他“作出违背自己意愿的行为”。

  Appeal(9次)

  【熟义熟性】vi. 吸引(to)

  【真题例句】If the study of law is beginning to establish itself as part and parcel of a general education, its aims and methods should appeal directly to journalism educators.[2007年翻译]

  【经典译文】如果有关法律研究正开始成为普通教育的重要组成部分,那么它的目标和方法应该会立刻吸引新闻学教育者。

  【僻义僻性】vi. 呼吁,请求 n. 呼吁,请求

  【真题例句】NBAC members also indicated that they will appeal to privately funded researchers and clinics not to try to clone humans by body cell nuclear transfer. [1999年阅读Text4]

  【经典译文】NBAC的成员表示,他们呼吁受四人资金资助的研究人员和诊所不要尝试通过人体细胞核转移来克隆人。

  【僻义熟性】vi. 起诉

  【常用搭配】appeal to somebody(some organization) for something

  【真题例句】 Shippers who feel they are being overcharged have the right to appeal to the federal government’s Surface Transportation Board for rate relief, but the process is expensive, time consuming, and will work only in truly extreme cases. [2003年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】如果托运商觉得被索要高价了,他们有权上诉到联邦政府的“陆路运输局”,要求降低费率,但这个过程既耗财又费时,并且只有在极端特殊情况下才有效。

  Aggressive(8次)

  【熟义熟性】a.侵略的,好斗的 (贬义)

  【僻义熟性】a.大胆的,积极的(褒义) 许多中国学生认为aggressive只有贬义,其实在充满竞争的西方社会,是非常崇尚一个人aggressive spirit。在这里aggressive的内涵基本上与positive, courageous一样。

  【真题例句】 Now it is a social policy, the most important and aggressive promoter of gambling in America is the government.[2006年新题型]

  【经典译文】现在这是一种社会政策,赌博业最重要的和最积极的支持者是美国政府。

【第七篇】

  Attach(8次)

  【熟义熟性】v.(to)缚上,系上,贴上

  【真题例句】 A survey of news stories in 1996 reveals that the anti-science tag has been attached to many other groups as well, from authorities who advocated the elimination of the last remaining stocks of smallpox virus to Republicans who advocated decreased funding for basic research.[1998年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】1996年对新闻报道的调查表明,反科学的标签也贴在了许多其他群体身上, 这些人包括从提 倡消灭所有现存的天花病毒的官方人士到倡议削减基础研究基金的共和党人。

  【僻义熟性之一】附加,附带

  【真题例句】They (particularly Quebec and Alberta) just want Ottawa to fork over additional billions with few, if any, strings attached [2005年新题型]

  【经典译文】这些官员(尤其是魁北克省和阿伯塔省)只希望政府当局额外出钱,如有可能,还会附带条件。

  【僻义熟性之二】把~放在

  【真题例句】Government attached great importance to the internet.[2001年阅读Text2, 56题]

  【经典译文】政府非常重视互联网。

  【僻义熟性之三】(to) 使隶属,使依恋

  【真题例句】Because a patent remains permanently public after it has terminated, the shelves of the library attached to the patent office contain details of millions of ideas free for anyone to use…….[2003年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】因为专利保护一旦中止,专利使用就对永久对公众开放。隶属于专利办公室的图书馆书架上收藏了数以百万计详细专利资料,并可供给任何人使用。

  Recover/Recovery(8次)

  【熟义熟性】recover vi. 痊愈

  【真题例句】The colonists’ health __31__ with the warm weather and their better diet. [1988年完形] [A] strengthened [B] regained [C] recovered [D] improved

  【经典译文】随着天气转暖和饮食的改善,殖民者的身体也痊愈了。C

  【僻义熟性】recover vi恢复

  【真题例句】 __44__ its economy continues to recover, the US is increasingly becoming a nation of part timers and temporary workers. [1997年完形] [A] Even though [B] Now that [C] If only [D] Provided that

  【经典译文】尽管美国的经济持续恢复,但(在世界经济中)它却日益成为扮演临时工和兼职者角色的国家。A

  【同源词】recovery n. 恢复,找回 【真题例句】Setting the proper investment level for

  security, redundancy, and recovery is a management issue, not a technical one. [2007年阅读Text4]

  【经典译文】为数据安全、数据备份和数据恢复设立恰当的投资标准是管理问题,而不是技术问题。

  Immediate (8次)

  【熟义熟性】a.立即的,即时的

  【真题例句】Playing video games encourages immediate content.[2007阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】玩电子游戏会让人获得即时满足感。

  【僻义熟性】a. 直接的,最接近的

  【真题例句】 But a decision among projects none of which has immediate utility is more difficult.[1996年翻译]

  【经典译文】 但是在没有直接效用的项目中做抉择就难多了。

【第八篇】

  Import(4次)

  【熟义熟性】 v.进口,输入;n.进口,输入Import and export 进出口

  【真题例句】 The OECD estimates in its latest Economic Outlook that, if oil prices averaged $22 a barrel for a full year, compared with $13 in 1998, this would increase the oil import bill in rich economies by only 0.25-0.5% of GDP. [2002年阅读3]

  【经典译文】国际经合组织在最近一期的《经济展望》中估计,如果油价持续一年维持在22美元左右,与1998年的13美元一桶相比,这也只会使发达国家的石油进口在支出上增加GDP的0.25%~0.5%。

  【僻义僻性】n. 重要性=importance

  【真题例句】 The full import may take a while to sink in.[1997年阅读Text1]

  【例句精译】该法案的重要性可能需要一段时间才能为人们所理解和接受。Acknowledge(7次)

  【熟义熟性】v. 承认,认为;

  【真题例句】 Dr. Worm acknowledges that these figures are conservative; one reason for this is that fishing technology has improved. [2006年阅读Text3]

  【经典译文】 Worm博士承认这些数据还是保守的,一个原因就是捕鱼技术已经改进了很多。

  【僻义熟性】v. 致谢 acknowledge a favor 答谢所受到的关照

  【同源词】 Acknowledgement n. 承认, 确认, 感谢

  Counsel (5次)

  【熟义熟性】vt.咨询

  【真题例句】Every entrance ticket lists a toll-free number for counseling from the Indiana Department of Mental Health. [2006年阅读新题型]

  【经典译文】每张门票上斗列有来自Indiana州心理健康部门的免费咨询电话号码。

  【僻义熟性】vt.忠告,劝告

  【真题例句】Priests are usually unsuccessful in

  counseling troubled couples [2003年听力]

  【经典译文】牧师在规劝闹别扭的夫妻上,通常是不成功的。

  【僻义僻性】 n. 法律顾问,辩护律师

  【真题例句】Three weeks later, he got his first notification of an opening. “I struck gold,” says Redmon, who E-mailed his resume to the employer and won a position as in-house counsel for a company. [2004年阅读Text1]

  【经典译文】三个星期后Redmon收到第一个空缺职位的通知。他说“我挖到金子了”。他把履历电邮给了雇主,接着就获得了这家公司内部法律顾问的职位。

  Code(4次)

  【熟义熟性】代码,代号,密码;

  【真题例句】Native American languages are indeed different, so much so in fact that Navajo could be used by the US military as a code during World War II to send secret messages.[2004年翻译]

  【经典译文】美洲的土著语言是如此地“与众不同”,甚至美军在第二次世界大战中用土著语言Navajo发送密码。

  【僻义熟性】法典,法规,规范

  【真题例句】 But his primary task is not to think about the moral code, which governs his activity, any more than a businessman is expected to dedicate his energies to an exploration of rules of conduct in business. [2006年翻译]

  【经典译文】但是,普通科学家的主要任务并非思考指导其行为的道德规范,正如我们并不指望商人把精力投入到商业行为的探索一样。

【第九篇】

  Parallel(4次)

  【熟义熟性】a.平行的A further stimulus to invention came from the “premium” system, which preceded our patent system and for years ran parallel with it. [1996年阅读Text4] run parallel to/with与...平行; 引申为同时存在。run parallel为系表结构,类似于feel sick。

  【经典译文】推动技术发明的另一刺激因素来自“奖赏”制度,它产生于我们的专利制度之前,而且多年来与后者一同实施。

  【僻义熟性】a. parallel to与…类似

  On the other, it links these concepts to everyday realities in a manner which is parallel to the links journalists forge on a daily basis as they cover and comment on the news. [2007年翻译]

  【经典译文】另一方面,这一科学把这些概念结合到日常生活中,这与新闻记者每天报道和评论新闻时的做法是相似的。

  【僻义僻性】n.类似,相似物There are upsetting parallels today, as scientists in one wave after another try to awaken us to the growing threat of global warming. [2005年阅读Text2]

  【经典译文】现在出现了令人忧虑的类似景象。科学家们前仆后继,试图使我们意识到全球气候变暖所带来的日益严重的威胁。

  Thumb(1次)

  【熟义熟性】n.拇指 Peter’s all thumbs. Peter笨手笨脚。

  【僻义僻性】v.(~ through)翻阅

  【真题例句】 It has long been known that a taxi firm called AAAA cars has a big advantage over Zodiac cars when customers thumb through their phone directories. Less well known is the advantage that Adam Abbott has in life over Zoë Zysman.[2004 年阅读Text2]

  【经典译文】人们早已知道在客户翻查电话簿时,名叫AAAA的出租汽车公司要比Zodiac出租汽车公司有很大的优越性。至于在生活方面Adam Abbott较之Zoë Zysman的优越性就不那么为人所知了。

  Affiliate(1次)

  【熟义熟性】 vt. (使...)加入, 接受为会员 Middle School Affiliated to SCNU 华师大附属中学

  【僻义僻性】 n. 成员,分支机构

  【真题例句】International affiliates account for a fast-growing segment of production in economies that open up and welcome foreign investment. [2001年阅读Text4]

  【经典译文】在那些对外开放并欢迎外资的国家中,国际分公司在生产中所占的份额也在快速增长。这一句话是黄金背诵句型:它不仅考查了affiliate的 【僻义僻性】, 还考查了economy的 【僻义僻性】国家,经济体;短语account for 占…比例;以及 that定语从句。