只用一本书提高英语听力能力!重温经典名著双语阅读小编推荐:跟着纪录片学英语不背单词和语法,轻松学英语
返回列表 回复 发帖

[word-lover] 【整理】2016-04-25 How to Use a Word

提高英语听力能力 找对方法很重要!

[word-lover] 【整理】2016-04-25 How to Use a Word



wordlover-2016-04-25
user posted image



电信 1 (MP3)

电信 2 (MP3)

网通 1 (MP3)



版主提示:

一、若是自己的听写稿且非头贴, 请发帖时标注"Homework".

二、若是改稿, 请发帖时标注"on 某某人"并在修改处标红.

 

三、请用Verdana 3号字体.


四、若在听写和理解过程中遇到困难,请到Special版Q&A提问。



cristianjey在 整理的参考文本:
Transcript.

Today's word is juxtapose, spelled J-U-X-T-A-P-O-S-E.

Juxtapose is a verb that means to place side by side as to compare or contrast. Here is the word used in a sentence from The LA Times by Carolina Miranda.



"ESPN posted an image of poverty outside Havana's sports stadium last week, to juxtapose the well-kept stadium with the shabby neighborhood around it."



A back-formation is a word that has come about through the removal of a prefix or a suffix from a longer word. Etymologists think juxtapose is a back-formation that was created when people trimmed down the noun juxtaposition. Historical evidence supports the idea: juxtaposition was showing up in English documents as early as 1654, but juxtapose didn't appear until 1851. Juxtaposition is itself thought to be a combination of the Latin word juxta, meaning "near," and the English word position.

I'm Peter Sokolowski with your Word of the Day.

普特在线文本比较普特在线听音查字普特在线拼写检查普特文本转音频

支持普特英语听力就多多发帖吧!您们的参与是对斑竹工作最大的肯定与支持!如果您觉得还不错,推荐给周围的朋友吧~
返回列表