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New Chinese words from Qiaoliang Lesson 16

Terms

undefined, object
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总数
total, sum total
诞生
to be born, come into being, emerge
灭绝
to become extinct
机构
organisation
面临
to be faced/confronted with, to be up against
优越
superior, better
advantageous
看做
to look upon/regard as
遗传
to inherit
猩猩
ape
野蛮
uncivilised, savage, barbarous
仍旧
as before, still, yet
欝謒
to think deeply, to ponder over, reflect on
人杒
human rights
捕杀
capture and kill
虐待
to ill-treat, maltreat
报复
to exact revenge, retaliate, make reprisals
恐怖
horrible, terrible
寓言
fable, allegory, parable
宇航员
astronaut
返回
to come or go back, to return
宣訬
declaration, manifesto
权力
power, authority
折磨
to cause physical or mental suffering, to torment, harass
é’‰
to nail
差异
difference, divergance, discrepancy
界线
boundary line, dividing line
忽视
to ignore, overlook, neglect
基因
gene
深信
to firmly believe
手势
gesture, hand signal
交谈
to talk with each other, converse
联合国
United Nations
澳大利亚
Australia
总之
in a word, in short, in brief
面对
to face, confront
同类
the same kind
similarity
鬐渐
gradually
例子
example
究竟
actually, exactly (used in questions to further inquire)
显著
marked, remarkable
规模
scale, scope, dimensions
å› ç´ 
factor, element
统计
statistics
to add up, count
资格
seniority
然而
but, yet, however
承认
to admit, acknowledge, recognise
同情
to sympathise with, to show sympathy for
即使
even, even if/though
(used in negatives) in the least, at all
事实
fact
缺少
to lack, be short of
任意
wantonly, wilfully
生存
to subsist, exist, live
医学
medicine (study)
to run away, escape, flee
实验室
laboratory
主张
view, stand, proposition
欣慰
to be gratified
值得
to be worth the money
to be of value
难以
to be difficult to
相同
identical
相似
similar
划
to delimit, differentiate
自...以来
since
道德
morals, morality
观念
idea, concept
禁止
to prohibit, ban, forbid
弱小
small and weak
统治
to rule, dominate
基本
basic, fundamental
main, essential
重大
great, major, significant
试验
test, experiment
反对者
opponent
支持者
supporter
难道
used to make an emphatic rhetorical question
危机
crisis
灾难
catastrophe, suffering
死亡
to die
制定
to formulate, work out
方案
plan, scheme, programme
具备
to possess, have, be provided with
审查
to examine, investigate
恢复
to resume, renew
to recover, regain
形势
situation, circumstances
terrain
教训
to chide, teach sb a lesson, give sb a dressing-down
分析
to analyse
扩大
to enlarge, expand, extend
缩小
to reduce, narrow down
本质
essence, true nature
存在
to exist
企图
to try, attempt, contrive
迅速
speedy, rapid
冷静
sober, calm
慎重
cautious, careful, prudent, discreet
提嬡
to advocate, encourage
消灭
to eliminate, wipe out
体制
physique, constitution
手段
means, method
恶毒
vicious, malicious, venomous
防止
to prevent, guard against, avoid
敌人
enemy
疯狂
wild, crazy, frenzied
异常
unusual, abnormal
遭受
to suffer, be subjected to
后果
consequence, aftermath
改革
reform
to reform
秩序
order, sequence
残忍
cruel, ruthless
赔偿
to compensate, make up for
法院
court of law
损失
loss, damage
台风
typhoon
接近
to be close/near to
to approach
散文
prose, essay
拼搏
to struggle hard, exert oneself to the utmost
进取
to keep forging ahead, to be enterprising
弥漫
to fill the air, to be spread all over the place
创新
to discard old ideas and bring forth new ones
good, fine, beautiful
优秀
outstanding, excellent, splendid
事迹
deed, achievement
打败
to defeat, beat
辛勤
industrious, hard-working
表扬
to praise, commend
黑龙江
Heilongjiang
伤害
to injure, harm, hurt
处罚
to penalise
打官司
to start/carry out a lawsuit against sb
官司
lawsuit
先后
priority, order
successively, one after another
残疾人
handicapped/disabled person
林场
forestry centre, tree farm
无可奈何
it can’t be helped
幸亏
fortunately, luckily
危害
to harm, endanger, jeopardise
明星
star, celebrity
宣传
propaganda
to disseminate, propagate, publicise
效益
benefit, beneficial result
quota
电台
radio station
观赏
to watch and enjoy
普及
to popularise, disseminate, spread
盈利
profit, gain
馆舍
cage, enclosure (zoos)
长远
long-term, long-range
to roar
不顾
to disregard, ignore
棒
stick, baton
拳头
fist
景阳冈
Jingyanggang
拦
to bar, block, hold back
酸软
aching and limp
æ ‘æž—
forest
扑
to rush at
闪身
to dodge, evade
尾巴
tail
进攻
to attack, assault
æ°´æµ’ä¼ 
Shuihuzhuan
武松
Wu Song
抢救
to rescue
烈火
raging flames
劝告
advice
修养
good manners
深刻
profound, deep-cut, deep-going
当今
nowadays
恶化
to worsen, deteriorate
占上风
to gain the upper hand
动机
motive, intention
胆量
courage, guts
老百姓
common people, civilians
狐假虎威
to act outrageously on the strength of one’s powerful connections
盲人摸象
like a blind man trying to size up an elephant, to take a part for a whole
守株待兔
to trust to chance and strokes of luck
鼠目寸光
to be short-sighted (fig?)
烟斗
pipe (for smoking)
恒心
perseverance, constancy

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