今天我们要学的词是 skirmish. skirmish 的意思是冲突,特指局部的、突发性的冲突。 After the trade war erupted this year between the world’s two largest economies, the U.S. and China, technology emerged at the center of the skirmish. 自从美中两大经济体今年爆发贸易战
更新时间:2019-07-03
今天我们要学的词是 stoke. stoke 的意思是添柴加火,鼓动。 The U.S.-China trade war is stoking fears of another steel glut, which has Vietnam's largest steelmaker thinking about putting plans for a third blast furnace on hold. 美中贸易战加剧了人们对钢铁再度
更新时间:2019-07-02
今天我们要学的词是 dubious. Dubious 的意思是令人怀疑的、可疑的。 The independent media in Russia are facing tough challenges after authorities in Moscow accused a prominent investigative journalist of producing and trafficking drugs, usi
更新时间:2019-06-28
今天我们要学的词是 eradicate. Eradicate 的意思是消除、根除。 President Trump has promised to cure cancer, eradicate AIDS, and ensure that American astronauts land on Mars if he wins a second term. 美国总统特朗普承诺,如果他竞选连任,他将治愈癌症,消灭艾滋病,并确保美国宇
更新时间:2019-06-27
今天我们要学的词是 cease. cease 的意思是停止。 Beijing has long advocated a “dual suspension” approach, in which North Korea would halt its nuclear and missile activities, while the U.S. and South Korea cease large-scale joint military
更新时间:2019-06-26
今天我们要学的词是 consummate. Consummate 用作动词的意思是完成。 The Mexican government is cracking down on Central American immigrants to consummate a deal with the US to stop tariffs on Mexican goods in exchange for Mexican cooperatio
更新时间:2019-06-26
今天我们要学的词是 extortion. Extortion 的意思是敲诈、勒索。 The United States says the world should not yield to nuclear extortion by Iran after Tehran announced that its uranium production is expected to breach the limit set by a 2015 in
更新时间:2019-06-24
今天我们要学的词是 nuanced. nuance 是指声音、表情、外貌等的细微差别。它的形容词形式 nuanced就是细致入微的意思。Amid unpredictable actors, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell must project calm and stability as he weighs distinct risks requiring differen
更新时间:2019-06-21
今天我们要学的词是 tout. tout 的原意是兜售,引申出来是指为了提高销售额、知名度等而大作广告、宣传。 U.S. President Donald Trump and Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador are touting an accord to reduce the flow of Central American migrants to the U.S.-M
更新时间:2019-06-20
今天我们要学的词是 apolitical. apolitical 的意思是远离政治的,与政治无关的。 Acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan told U.S. military personnel to remain apolitical at all times in response to fears that the military was bending to political
更新时间:2019-06-19
今天我们要学的词是 divest. divest与invest,投资,相对应,意思是撤资。 Officials in Charlottesville, Virginia, have voted to divest the city's operating budget investments from any entity involved in the production of fossil fuels or weapon
更新时间:2019-06-18
今天我们要学的词是 paradigm. paradigm 的意思是模式、范例。The legislative and administrative restrictions on transfer of technology set out a new paradigm for US-China relations that will remain in place long after the Trump era. 对技术转让
更新时间:2019-06-18
今天我们要学的词是 hamper. hamper 的意思是阻碍,妨碍。 U.S. Attorney General William Barr took aim at the broad judicial power, arguing that federal judges who have issued the nationwide injunctions are hampering Trump's efforts on immig
更新时间:2019-05-31
今天我们要学的词是 bevy. bevy 是个量词,指一群,一堆,特别是相似的人或事。Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson pushed back against a bevy of criticism from Democratic lawmakers over a proposal that would exclude illegal immigr
更新时间:2019-05-30
今天我们要学的词是 plague. Plague原意是瘟疫。作为动词,则是指是不断困扰。Hong Kong’s markets are plagued by stock manipulation, share pledging, cross-ownership and margin lending. Regulators say they’re going to take action. 香港股市由于充斥股票操纵、股权质押、
更新时间:2019-05-28
今天我们要学的词是 clamor. clamor 的意思是吵闹、叫嚷。 A large sale of U.S. Treasuries would drive down the price of U.S. government bonds and the value of the dollar, both of which President Trump has been clamoring for. 大量出售美国国债将导致美国政府债券
更新时间:2019-05-24
今天我们要学的词是 stoke. stoke 是指把火拨旺,添柴加火,引申出来有挑动、激励的意思。 Critics say Putin's government uses the celebrations of Annual Victory Day to stoke patriotism but pays little attention to the need of aging World War II veterans. 批评
更新时间:2019-05-23
今天我们要学的词是 decry. decry 的意思是谴责、抨击。 Seventy countries urged North Korea to scrap its nuclear weapons, ballistic missiles and related programs, decrying the “undiminished threat” posed to world peace. 70个国家敦促朝鲜废除其核武器、弹道
更新时间:2019-05-22
今天我们要学的词是 tug-of-war. tug-of-war 指的是拔河游戏,常用来指双方的争夺战。 The tug-of-war between congressional Democrats and the Trump administration for further information and material pertaining to the Russia probe is expected to cont
更新时间:2019-05-21
今天我们要学的词是 austerity. austerity 在新闻用语中常指开支紧缩。 Thousands of Puerto Ricans marched at a May Day event to protest austerity measures and demand the ouster of a federal control board overseeing the U.S. territory's finance
更新时间:2019-05-17
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