VOA words

VOA

  • purge 换气,清理
  • backstop 后备方案
  • Brexit
  • quagmire 沼泽
  • rhetoric 修辞
  • gear up 促进
  • MP = Memeber of Parliment
  • tenet 信条
  • genocide
  • genome
  • chancel - chancellor 总理
  • deputy 代理人
  • clad 穿衣的
  • veneer 虚饰
  • parrot 机械的模仿
  • shore up 支撑
  • sinologist
  • seasoned
  • facade 正面
  • coup 政变
  • depose 推翻
  • en masse 集体
  • extradite 引渡
  • fugitive 逃犯
  • mantra 咒语
  • coterie 圈子
  • princeling 太子党
  • juggernaut 强大的破坏力
  • plenum 全体会议
  • sputter 溅射
  • red tape 繁文缛节
  • fiscal 财政
  • stillborn 胎死腹中
  • China’s economic elites have one foot out the door
  • intensified the political repression that has blanketed China
  • even many regime loyalists are just going through the motions
  • the corruption that riddles the party-state and the military also pervades Chinese society as a whole
  • China’s economy is stuck in a series of systemic traps from which there is no easy exit

作文

  • a deluge of information
  • ignite a hunger to do
  • sth does not pale
  • ambiguity in comprehensibility and complexity
  • paramount
  • integrity and uniqueness
  • asthetic appreciation
  • trepidation of sth.
  • Picasso’s “Guernica”
    • cubism
    • surrealism
    • vivid portrayal of the painter’s metal agony and fury about violence
  • prestigious
  • meritorious = valuable
  • juvenilely
  • convergence of A and B
  • charisma - charismatic = charming
  • comprise an irreplaceale role in sth.
  • appallingly
  • accumulation of experience
  • tenure
  • endow sb. with sth.
  • unsung Joe
  • covet = desire
  • eminently respected = peerless
  • stand tenable/valid
  • hinge on = depend on
  • state and local
  • distance lends enchantment
  • stave off
  • recoup
  • lien
  • delusion
  • storey
  • hygienic
  • locust
  • nail
  • scaffold