單字解析
1. thoughtful  a. 體貼的; 設想周到的
It's thoughtful of + 人 + to + 原形動詞  某人……真是體貼/設想周到
例:It is thoughtful of you to remember my birthday.
(你真是體貼還記得我的生日。)
2. have an effect on... 對……有影響
=have an impact on...
=have an influence on...
effect  n. 影響
例:Whatever a teacher does in the classroom will have an effect on the students.
(老師在教室裡的一言一行都會影響學生們。)
3. in this/that way 這樣的話, 如此一來
例:Don finishes all his work at the office. In this way, he has time for his family when he is at home.
(唐在辦公室堸筆鼎狾釭漱u作。這樣一來,他在家時就有空陪家人。)
4. avoid  vt. 避免
注意:
avoid須用動名詞或名詞作受詞, 而不可接不定詞作受詞。
例:You can avoid a lot of trouble by being honest.
(誠實可以使你避免許多麻煩。)
Always avoid to swim alone. ()
→Always avoid swimming alone. (○)
(始終要避免獨自一個人游泳。)
5. feeling  n. 感情 (複數); 感覺
have feelings for + 人  對某人有感情
have a feeling + that子句  有……的預感/感覺
例:John has special feelings for his cousin, Jane.
(約翰對他堂妹珍有特殊的感情。)
I have a feeling that Bob's going to quit his job soon.
(我有預感鮑伯很快就會辭職。)
6. thoughtless  a. 欠考慮的; 粗心的
例:The thoughtless remark cost him his job.
(欠思慮的言論使他失去了工作。)
7. remark  n. 言論 (常與動詞make並用)
例:The secretary made a favorable remark about her boss.
(那位秘書說她老闆的好話。)
8. spoil  vt. 破壞 &  vi. 變餿, 變壞
例:The plane crash reported on TV spoiled my appetite.
(電視報導的空難事件破壞了我的食慾。)
Without proper preservation, food spoils easily.
(食物沒有適當保存就容易變壞。)
*preservation  n.  保存, 保藏
9. perfect  a. 完美的
例: Practice makes perfect.
(熟能生巧。──諺語)
10. relationship  n. 關係
例:What is your relationship with that girl?
(你和那女孩的關係為何?)
11. Likewise, S + V 同樣地,……
=By the same token, S + V
token  n. 標記
例:When it rains, Mom stays indoors. Likewise, when it's too sunny, she never goes out.
(下雨時,老媽就待在室內。同樣地,當太陽太大時,她也從來不出門。)
12. What goes around comes around. 種什麼因, 得什麼果。(諺語)
=What you do to others may one day be done to you.

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