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名人認證
2016年7月8日 9:44

【有了這個表,情緒表達不再難![給力]】

【Mad 瘋狂類】:
初級詞彙

critical(挑剔的), hateful(可惡的), selfish(自私的), angry(生氣的), hostile(不友善的), hurt(受傷的)

高級詞彙

skeptical(多疑的), irritated(惱怒的), jealous(妒忌的), frustrated(挫敗的), sarcastic(譏諷的), distant(疏遠的)

例句

My father was hyper-critical and mean.
我爸爸特別挑剔,還很刻薄。

He was frustrated by his inability to wave down a taxi.
連一輛計程車都打不到,他很沮喪。

They are skeptical about how much will be accomplished by legislation.
他們對於立法成效心存疑慮。

【Sad 悲傷類】:

初級詞彙

guilty(內疚的), ashamed(羞愧的), depressed(沮喪的), lonely(孤單的), bored(無聊的), tired(疲憊的)

高級詞彙

remorseful(懊悔的), stupid(愚蠢的), inferior(卑微的), isolated(孤立的), apathetic(冷漠的), sleepy(睏乏的)

例句

I felt incredibly ashamed of myself for getting so angry.
我對自己發那麼大的火而深感慚愧。

I believed Julie was totally remorseful over what she did.
我相信朱莉對她的所作所為特別懊悔。

I realised I was becoming increasingly depressed and apathetic.
我意識到自己越來越消沉、越來越冷漠了。

【Peaceful 平和類】

初級詞彙

content(知足的), thoughtful(體貼的), intimate(親密的), loving(充滿愛意的), trusting(容易相信的), nurturing(悉心培養的)

高級詞彙

relaxed(放鬆的), pensive(深思的), responsive(反應靈敏的), serene(沉靜的), secure(安全的), thankful(感激的)

例句

Douglas is a thoughtful and caring man.
道格拉斯是個體貼、關心他人的男人。

He became so pensive that she didn't like to break into his thought.
他陷入沉思之中,她不想打斷他的思路.

He didn't speak much, he just smiled with that serene smile of his.
他話不多,只是臉上露出他招牌式的淡定的微笑。

【Powerful 強大類】

初級詞彙

faithful(忠誠的), important(重要的), appreciated(受讚賞的), respected(受尊敬的), proud(自豪的), aware(警覺的)

高級詞彙

confident(有信心的), discerning(有洞察力的), valueable(有價值的), worthwhile(值得的), successful(成功的), surprised(驚訝的)

例句

She insisted that she had remained faithful to her husband.
她堅持說自己對丈夫一直是忠誠的。

Anyone with a discerning eye can easily see that she loves him.
明眼人一看便知她是愛他的。

【Scared 擔憂類】

初級詞彙

confused(困惑的), rejected(拒絕的), helpless(無助的), submissive(順從的), insecure(不安全的), anxious(焦慮的)

高級詞彙

bewildered(不知所措的), discouraged(氣餒的), insignificant(無足輕重的), inadequate(不充足的), embarrassed(尷尬的), overwhelmed(被征服的)

例句

He expected his daughters to be meek and submissive.
他期望女兒都溫順聽話。

Some shoppers looked bewildered by the sheer variety of goods on offer.
光是擺在那裡的各式商品就讓一些購物者暈頭轉向了。

Sightseers may be a little overwhelmed by the crowds and noise.
擁擠的人群和喧鬧的噪音可能會讓遊客有些茫然不知所措。

【Joyful 歡喜類】

初級詞彙

excited(興奮的), sensuous(令人愉悅的), energetic(精力充沛的, cheerful(歡快的), creative(有創造力的), hopeful(有希望的)

高級詞彙

daring(勇敢的), fascinating(迷人的), stimulating(刺激的), amused(逗樂的), playful(嬉戲的), optimistic(樂觀的)

例句

The film is ravishing to look at and boasts a sensuous musical score...
這部電影畫面迷人,配樂悅耳動聽。

We were amused to see how assiduously the animal groomed its fur.
看著這隻動物如此認真地梳理自己的毛,我們被逗樂了。