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新东方英语六级同义词配对练习22

Exercise 22

COLUMN 1
predominant
premium
propagate
profitable
probe
precipitate
premise
proposition
promising
pressure

COLUMN 2
A.moneymaking
B.proposal
C.investigate
D.strain
E.important
F.presupposition
G.money paid for insurance
H.prospective
I.bring about suddenly
J.breed

答案:EGJA CIFB HD

详解:

1.predominant
adj. 主要的;卓越的;支配的;有力的;有影响的
Imagine for a minute a world in which this was the predominant way of living.
用一分钟来想象一个世界,在这个世界中这是主要的生活方式。

important
adj. 重要的,重大的;有地位的;有权力的
They discussed an important matter with her. 
他们跟她谈论一件重要事情。

2.premium
adj. 高价的;优质的
He declined to say what level of premium would be acceptable. 
但他拒绝表示何种水平的溢价才是可以接受的.

money paid for insurance
钱支付保险
I don't care. I need money. I haven't paid into my insurance plan for months.
我不在乎,我需要钱,我有几个月没有交保险费了。

3.propagate
vt. 传播;传送;繁殖;宣传
Most plants propagate by seed. 
大多数植物靠种子繁殖。

breed
vt. 繁殖;饲养;养育,教育;引起
Bacteria will not breed in alcohol. 
细菌在酒精里不会繁殖。

4.profitable
adj. 有利可图的;赚钱的;有益的
But these losses do not cancel the earnings of profitable firms. 
但这些损失不应该影响其他盈利公司的利润。

moneymaking
adj. 赚钱的;热心赚钱的;会赚钱的
All your energy should be directed into moneymaking opportunities. 
要把全部精力投入到获取更多赚钱的机会上。

5.probe
n. 探针;调查
The company will cooperate with any government probe in the matter as well.
该公司还将全力配合任何政府部门对该事件的调查。

investigate
v. 调查;研究
We should not jump to conclusions. Let's investigate first. 
我们不应草率下结论, 还是先调查一下吧。

6.precipitate
vt. 使沉淀;促成;猛抛;使陷入
The one thing that could precipitate a sudden Chinese move out of dollars is serious economic and financial mismanagement in the United States. 
唯一一个可以促成中国逃离美元的原因可能是在美国投资金融管理不当和当地严重的经济问题。

bring about suddenly
带来突然
March 3 could bring some excellent news about a new assignment, or, if you are self-employed, new business that very suddenly materializes. 
3月3日可能会带来一些关于新的任务,一个极好的消息,或者,如果你是自雇人士,新业务,很突然变成现实。

7.premise
vt. 引出,预先提出;作为…的前提
Why should I agree with you on that premise? 
我为什么必须同意你的那个前提?

presupposition
n. 假定;预想;臆测
The presupposition of strategy-following behavior is fundamental to all strategic thinking and research. 
这种战略遵循行为的前提是所有战略思考与研究的基础。

8.proposition
vt. 向…提议;向…求欢
Do you favor her proposition ? 
你赞成她的主张吗?

proposal
n. 提议,建议;求婚
They reacted against my proposal. 
他们反对我的建议。

9.promising
adj. 有希望的,有前途的
We're trying to bring along several promising young football player. 
我们正设法培养出几个有前途的年轻足球运动员。

prospective
adj. 未来的;预期的
Prospective employers like to see what you have written. 
未来的老板愿意看你所写过的东西。

10.pressure
vt. 迫使;密封;使……增压
He would not knuckle down under their pressure. 
他不会在他们的压力下屈服的。

strain
vt. 拉紧;滥用;滤去;竭力
His confidence cracked under the strain. 
他因紧张而失去信心。