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部落阁 bùluògé n. Blog
引发 yǐnfā* v. ①evoke (emotion/etc.) ②initiate; trigger; touch off | Nàge juédìng ∼le yī ²chǎng quánguó dà biànlùn. That decision triggered a national debate. n. ①〈chem.〉 initiation ②〈lg.〉 elicitation 争议 zhēngyì v./n. dispute; controversy | Zhège wèntí yǒu ∼. There’s controversy over this problem. 良性 liángxìng* attr. ①positive ②〈med.〉 benign | Zhǒngliú shì ∼ de. The tumor is benign. 学术 xuéshù* n. learning; science attr. academic | Wǒ bàba yībèizi cóngshì ∼ yánjiū. My father’s spent all his life doing academic research. 推荐 ¹tuījiàn v. recommend | Wǒ ¹xiàng ²tā ∼le Xiǎo Lǐ. I recommended Little Li to her. 预检分诊 yùjiǎn fēnzhěn “triage”

车祸 chēhuò* n. traffic accident
前任 qiánrèn n. predecessor | Wǒ de ∼ tuìxiū le. My predecessor retired. attr. ex-
微妙 wēimiào* s.v. delicate; subtle | Qíngkuàng ∼, yào xiǎoxīn. The situation is delicate. Just be cautious.
牧者 mùzhě n. shepherd M:ge/¹míng
放羊 ¹fàngyáng* v.o. ①herd sheep ②let things drift
开小灶 kāi xiǎozào v.o. give favored treatment
生物钟 shēngwùzhōng n. 〈loan〉 biological clock
自卑 zìbēi* s.v. feel oneself inferior; have low self-esteem | ∼ xīnlǐ duànsòngle tā de qiántú. His low self-esteem has ruined his future.
多米诺 duōmǐnuò n. 〈loan〉 domino
辩证法 biànzhèngfǎ n. 〈phil.〉 dialectics
辩证唯物主义 biànzhèng wéiwùzhǔyì n. 〈phil.〉 dialectical materialism
阀门 fámén n. 〈mach.〉 valve M:¹gè/²zhī
老总 lǎozǒng n. ①address to soldiers/police ②leader; head M:ge/¹míng/²wèi
核心 ¹héxīn* n. ①nucleus; core; kernel ②inner circle (of a political party/government/etc.)
诸多 zhūduō attr. 〈wr.〉 a good deal; a lot of
乳脂 ²rǔzhī n. ①butterfat ②butter
不仅 bùjǐn* adv./conj. ①not only ②not the only one | Zhè ∼ shì tā yī gè rén de kànfǎ. He’s not the only one who holds this view.
融洽 róngqià s.v. with mutual understanding; on friendly/good terms | Tāmen zài ∼ de qìfèn zhōng jīnxíngle huìtán. They had a discussion in a very friendly atmosphere.
安心 ānxīn v.o. ①feel at ease; be relieved | Wǒ ānbuxià xīn lái. I can’t feel at ease. | Zhè ràng wǒ bù ∼. This makes me feel uneasy. ②keep one’s mind on sth. | ∼ xuéxí be able to concentrate fully on one’s studies cons. ān…xīn harbor an intention | Tā ān de shì huài xīn. He has evil intentions.
智慧 ¹zhìhuì* n. ①wisdom; intelligence ②〈Budd.〉 perfect wisdom
关爱 ¹guān’ài v. express solicitude for sb.’s well-being n. concern and love M:¹fèn
激辩 ⁴jībiàn v. heated argument/debate
即将 jíjiāng* adv. about to; on the point of; soon
弥合 míhé v. close; bridge
矛盾 máodùn* s.v. contradictory n. contradiction
承诺 chéngnuò v. promise to do sth.; commitment
仍旧 réngjiù adv. still; as before | Zhè tiáo ²jiē ∼ shǐ lǎo yàngzi. This street still looks the same. v.p. remain the same
善意 shànyì* n. good will; good intentions
实译 shíyì n. actual translation (compare to yìyì – paraphrase)
意/义译 ³yìyì v./n. free translation; paraphrase
观点 guāndiǎn n. point of view; standpoint M:¹zhǒng
关键 guānjiàn* n./s.v. ①key; crux | ∼ wèntí shì lǐngdǎo wúnéng. The key problem is the incompetence of the leaders. ②door bolt/bar
养成 ¹yǎngchéng* r.v. cultivate; raise | Yào ∼ měitiān duànliàn de xíguàn. One must cultivate the habit of daily exerciese.
高空抛物 gāokōng pāowù – Throwing trash out of top floor windows
穿越 chuānyuè* v. pass through; cut across | Yìshù kěyǐ ∼ shí-kōng. Art transcends time and space.
国境 guójìng n. national territory
国情 guóqíng n. condition/state of a country
边境 biānjìng* n. border; frontier
盲区 mángqū p.w. 〈radio〉 blind area

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