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美联英语怎么样:英语同源形容词的区别(一)

2015-01-19 16:03   类别:词汇   来源:   责编:Dong

本期美联英语给大家带来英语同源形容词的区别,欢迎阅读!

在英语中某些词有两种或两种以上的形容词形式,它们词形相近,但词义不同,容易用错,下面笔者对这类形容词做一总结。

1)historic: famous in history, 历史上著名的 associated with past times 与过去时代有关的

   a ~ event/speech/spot

historical: belong to history 历史上的

   a ~ people/novel/play/film/painting

   ~ trend

2) electric: worked by, changed with, producing electricity 用电的,带电的, 有电的

   ~ current/cable

electrical: relating to electricity, an idea of a less close connection with electricity

   ~ engineering/apparatus

3) economic: of economics

   ~ policy/geography/crisis/crops

economical: careful in the spending of money and time, not waste 经济的,节俭的

   an ~ housewife/store

4) industrial: of industries 工业的

   the ~ revolution/products/system

industrious: hard-working, diligent

   ~ people

5) considerable: great much 相当多(大)的

   a ~ income/distance

considerate: thoughtful 体谅的, 体贴的 周到的

   She is ~ to others.

6) sensible: reasonable, having good sense 实用的, 明知的

   a ~ woman/idea/ 豁达的妇女/明知的观点

   ~ clothes 实用的衣服

 sensitive: quick to receive impression 敏感的

   a ~ skin

   ~ paper 感光纸

7) continual: going on all the time without stopping or with only short breaks, stop and go repeatedly, 连续的,断断续续的

   ~ rain/noise

continuous: going on without a break, an uninterrupted flow 连续不断的

   ~ fight/work

8) intense: high in degree 强烈的, 剧烈的,高度的

   ~ heat炽热/pain

   an ~ lady 热情的女子

intensive: deep and thorough 精深的, 集中的

   ~ reading/study彻底研究/agriculture密集农业

9) respectable: deserving respect, 值得尊敬的,有名望的

   a ~ man/profession

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respectful: showing respect 尊敬人的,有礼貌的,

   He is always ~to the elders.

respective: belongs to each of these 分别的,各自的

   They sat on their ~ chairs.

10) imaginable: that can be imagined 可象想的

   ~ difficulties

imaginary: existing only in the mind, unreal 想象中的, 不真实的

   ~ figure

imaginative: of, having, using imagination 有想象力的, 运用想象力的

   a ~ writer

11) intelligent: having, showing intelligence, clever 有才智的, 聪明的

    an ~ looking girl    ~ answer

intelligible: clear to mind, that can be easily understood. 易了解的, 易领悟的

   an ~ speech/explanation

intellectual: possessing a great deal of knowledge 知识的, 智力的

12) contemptible: deserving contempt 可卑的

   a ~ lie

contemptuous: showing contempt 表示轻视的

   a ~ look

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