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Newspaper Article Running List 01

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右倾化
the move to "the right" (political)
中日邦交正常化
normalization of Sino-Japanese relations
开历史倒车
drive the "Car of History" in reverse (e.g. regressing to the past circumstances"
倒退
v) fall back; go in reverse/
博弈
"play chess"
调动
transfer/maneuver (troops, etc.)/
反客为主
reverse the position of the host and the guest
习以为常
/be accustomed or used to/

(lit. to mistake what you personally are used to as NORMAL)
借题发挥
seize on an incident to exaggerate or distort manners
大搞
make a lot of fuss about
谬论
n 1)misconception; fallacy
有识之士
people in the know (??)
吞苦果
bitter pill to swallow
牵制
(v) tie up; batten down; curb/(v) distract/
现实
1)reality 2)actuality 3)real 4)actual
如愿
achieve one's goal
摆脱
break away from/cast away (old ideas, etc.)/to get rid of/to break away (from)/to break out (of)/free (extricate) oneself from/
无视
to disregard
拉
disregard
选票
a vote/ballot/
认可
v) approve; OK/
口惠而实不至
mouth benefit but in reality never comes
大唱反调
oppose
孤立无援
isolated no aid
松散化
relaxation of ____
大不如前
doesn’t compare to before
美化
glorify; beautify
萧条
economic) depression
比重
/proportion
撤离
to withdraw
迄今
/so far/to date/until now/
为人作嫁衣
(adj.) better for others than oneself (though you originally had motivations that were beneficial for yourself)
舍近求远
unneccessarily troublesome (ignoring what's close to go after something distant)
坐失
sit out and lose (a great opportunity)
商机
business opportunity
边缘化
edge/fringe/verge/brink
伙伴
partner (e.g. trading partner)
机遇
stroke of good luck; opportunity
以攻为守
attack in order to defend

"treat the attack as a form of protection"
迄今+(位置)
so far; to date; until now
捐款
grant (as opposed to a loan)
海啸
tidal wave
东盟
ASEAN
舆论
public opinion
介入
intervene; engage
关键时刻 
the moment of truth;  Crucial moment
傍美
draw close to America
执政
to come to/be in power
突破
breakthrough
管道
pipeline
空前
unprecedented
对立
antagonism
冻结
to freeze (e.g. payment
å½’å’Ž
blame
此举
this action
很大程度上
to a large extent
领土
territory
纷争
conflict
困扰
to cause complications
供奉
enshrine and worship

pay one's respects (to a deity)
安倍晋三
Shinzo Abe
推迟
to postpone
财政年度
fiscal year
接任
to take the place of
中止
to cease
减少
decrease
明确
clear-cut
挂钩
to couple; to link together
辨称
to speak in defense of
印度尼西亚
Indonesia
视为
看作
积极
positive
沿海
coastal
互利互惠
mutually benificial
施舍
charity
私下
"in private"
低息贷款
low interest loans
读卖新闻
Yomiuri Shinbun
要员
individuals with great responsibility/duty
谴责
blame; denounce; criticize
陷于被动孤立局面
/aspect/phase/situation/
源于
"rooted in"; "arose out of"
把中日“政冷”的责任归咎
å½’å’Ž [gui1 jiu4] /blame/declare to be at fault/
做军事介入台海局势的准备
介入 / jie4 ru4 : 1)intervene 2)get involved…………….局势 / ju2 shi4 : 1)situation 2)state (of affairs)
无视1982年铃木内阁的有关承诺
commitment
达成的政治默契
the political agreement they reached
利用今年日俄战争结束100周年之际
use the occasion to...
握有“石油牌
play the oil card
买小泉的账
buy Koizumi's account (??)
一拖再拖
put off time and again
得益于
beneficial for⬦
朝有利于中国的方向
toward the direction of being beneficial/good for China
指责
find fault w/ ; criticize
台当局
Tai wan authority
微不足道
so tiny that can be neglected
隐喻
metaphor
摸棱两可
equivocal
憨态可掬
so lovely
不足为奇
all in day’s work; no wonder
发起---攻势
launch an attack
咽下这枚苦果
swallow the sharp fruit

æžš = a counter for small objects
耍花招
play trick
相形见绌
pale by comparision
不知所措
at a loss
见诸报端
reported by newspaper
原定于4月初
it is originally decided that ---
削弱
weaken
获准
be approved
补贴
subsidy
æ“…é•¿
be good at
含糊其辞
equivocate
濒危
extinction
跨越
span
赢得多少分
earn score
年度预算案
yearly budget bill
官邸
mansion
建立在---之上
based on
果真如此吗
Is that ture?
哀悼
mourn
归根到底
in the final analysis
走高
rise
关口
col/ pass
屡创新高
create a new high record several times
就---问题+v
referring ----
重申
restate
倚重
rely on
会晤/会见
meet officially
排除---的可能性
exclude the possibility
抵京
arrive at Beijing
炒作
overdraw
贸然
hastily; rashly
多边
multiply
进退两难
dilemma
扩大内需
expand demand for domestic market
降低储蓄率
reduce the saving rate
赤字
deficit
人均尺度
pre person averagely
高额贸易逆差
adverse balance of the trade deficit
场地
playground
承诺
commit
部长级官员
ministers
殛待改善
向===施压
put pressure on
一项对华制裁议案
a proposal to impose sanctions on China
准入
permission
传达----要求
transfer --- requirements
对---要求作出让步
give compromise to
打退堂鼓
give up
采取强硬行动
hawkish; uncompromising
揪住
seize; hold
估价
evaluation
归咎于
be ascribed to ---
双边协定
bilateral agreement
季刊
periodical magazine
强硬派:
the "hawks"; hawkish wing
挑衅性
provocative; defiant
自以为是
consider oneself always right
无端
without a reason
招惹
to get a rise out of someone
奉行
to pursue
穷兵黩武
use all arms might to indulge in aggressive wars
互补:
mutually complementary
平起平坐
be on equal footing
徘徊
hover; hesitate; linger
模糊不清
equivocate; be very vague/ambiguous
主导势力
dominant power
摧残
wreck ; destroy
以美国为首
under the leadership of America
有悖于
violate
推波助澜
add fuel to the fire
如愿以偿
achieve what one wishes
霸权
hegemony
咄咄逼人
aggressive
一波三折
there are some obstacles; full of twists and turns/up and downs
预示
forecast
æš‚æ—¶
for the time being; temporarily
起因于
originating in
复苏
recovery
足见
it goes to show that⬦
歧视
discrimination
两位数
two-digit
复兴
resurrection; revival
示威
demonstrate (as in protest)
主流
mainstream
切中要害
to be right on the mark
删除
to delete
列为一
rank as #1
貌似
seemingly
坦然
calm; unperturbed

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