hoodwink

hood-wink

v.欺騙 [ to deceive or trick.]

  ex.to attempt to hoodwink public opinion; shut out the heavens with one palm(一手遮天).

 

ps.

hood n.風帽 (就像連帽T的那種帽子~)

wink  v.眨眼

造字概念:xination是覺得,就像一個美女臉在風帽中看不太清楚的,然後又對你眨眼引起你的注意,但你又看不清她的目的。

 

 

 

 

 

 

hoof

n.蹄 [ the horny covering protecting the ends of the digits or encasing the foot in certain animals, as the ox and horse.]

  ex. 口蹄疫 hoof-and-mouth disease / foot-and-mouth disease

 

 

 

 

 

 

hoop

n.環 [a circular band or ring of metal, wood, or other stiff material.]

  ex. Hula hoop / basketball hoop

 

 

 

hood    n.帽兜

hoof    n.蹄(馬、牛或鹿等的)

hook    n.鉤、吊鉤 (小胖老師常說的"梗")

hoop    n.環、投籃的籃圈

 

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horizon

n.地平線 [The apparent intersection of the earth and sky as seen by an observer.]

  ex. The sun has risen above the horizon.
  太陽已從地平線升起。

n.範圍;眼界(常用horizons) [The range of one's knowledge, experience, or interest.]

  ex. Good novels broaden your horizons.

 

 

 

 

horizontal

horizon-tal

adj.水平的 [ at right angles to the vertical; parallel to level ground.]

  ex. horizontal lines. 水平線

  ex. horizontal bar. 單槓(體操的那種)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

hormone

n.荷爾蒙; 激素 [any of various internally secreted compounds, as insulin(胰島素)or thyroxine(甲狀腺素), formed in endocrine(內分泌的)glands(腺), that affect the functions of specifically receptive organs or tissues when transported to them by the body fluids.]

 

ps.1  激素是由內分泌腺產生的化學物質,隨著血液輸送到全身,控制身體的生長、新陳代謝、神經信號傳導等

ps.2  激素果實/激激果實 (in One Piece)..看不懂就算了..XD

 

字源:1900–05; < Gk hormôn (prp. of hormân to set in motion, excite, stimulate)

在希臘文原意為「興奮活動」

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

horn

n.角 [One of the hard, usually permanent structures projecting from the head of certain mammals, such as cattle, sheep, goats]

n.法國號--中音樂器

   

 

字源:O.E. horn "horn of an animal," also "wind instrument" (originally made from animal horns), from P.Gmc. *khurnaz (cf. Ger. Horn, Du. horen, Goth. haurn), from PIE(原始印歐語) *ker- "uppermost part of the body, head, horn, top, summit" (cf. Gk. karnon, L. cornu "horn").

 

ps.

corn 與 horn 的關係

corn 有兩個字義

n.玉米(也可以說是maize)

n.雞眼(它是腳上硬硬的皮膚,不要去看眼科阿) [hardening of skin]

而corn"雞眼"這個字義也是從L. cornu而來的唷,演化到古法文中時意思為horn。雞眼的概念來自於"horn on foot"。

 

 

horn vs. cornet 短號--高音樂器

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

horrific

horr(to bristle with fear)-i-fic

adj.可怕的 [causing horror.]

  ex. 911 is a horrific tragedy and it's touched a lot of hearts.

 

quiz: horrific 跟 horrible有什麼不同

ans:差別很細微唷,horrible只是指令你討厭、害怕的東西(但也許對別人不恐怖),而horrific是指真的很可怕的東西,程度也比較強。更詳細的說明看這邊

  ex. The hotel was horrible - just awful.

  ex. Having to survive in the desert for eight days with very little water and practically no shelter from the sun was horrific.

 

 

 

 

 

 

hortative

hort(urge)-ative   [ative = ate-ive]

adj.鼓勵的 [Marked by exhortation or strong urging;encouraging]

 

 

reveiw

exhort

ex-hort(urge)  [源義 to encourage greatly]

v.規勸、敦促 [to urge, advise, or caution earnestly]

  ex. The teacher exhorts him to work hard.

 

 

 

 

 

 

horticulture

horti-culture

n.園藝 [The science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, flowers, or ornamental plants.]

 

字源:L. hortus, garden; + (agri)culture.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

hospitable

hospital-able

adj.好客的,招待周到的 [Disposed to treat guests with warmth and generosity.]

  ex. His  clothes seemed to partake of his hospitable nature.
  他這身裝束似乎顯示了他的好客

 

聯想:醫院是招待周到的

字源:hospit- 的意思是"host or guest"

 

 

 

 

 

 

hostile

adj.敵人的 [Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enemy]

  ex. The town was surrounded by hostile troops.

adj.懷敵意的

  note: 如果有你常觀看BBC Earth 之類的影片的話,應該會注意到 hostile 這個字是常常出現的,除了當作有敵意的,也指 unfriendly, or difficult. Ex: Antarctica is the most hostile environment on the Earth, where the average temperature in summer is -25C, so that there is no person permanently lives there. (2014補)

 

 ps. 「well, some fell prey to(被捕食、折磨) hostile arrows as they tried to cross the plains.」(from 一首有名的歌曲--Sutter Mill)

 

(聽歌時間~~)

 

 

 

 

 

 

hostility

hostile-ity

n.敵意

  ex. We had no hostility toward the new neighbor.
  我們對新鄰居毫無敵意。

 

 

 

 

 

 

hovel

n.茅舍(通常是髒髒的、看起來得修理的那種小屋) [a small, very humble dwelling house; a wretched hut.]

  ex. a hovel unblessed with electricity or running water.
  沒有電和自來水的可憐小屋。

 

 

hovel    n.簡陋小屋    //   grovel  v.卑躬屈膝

hut      n.簡陋小屋

 

shack    n.簡陋小屋    // shackle  v.加束縛  n.手銬、腳鐐 [manacle or fetter]

shanty   n.簡陋小屋

 

shack    n.簡陋小屋

shake    v.搖

 

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hover

v. 盤旋, 翱翔 [To remain floating, suspended, or fluttering in the air]

  ex. The helicopter hovered over the house.
  直升飛機停留在那房子上空。

  ex. The dogs hovered around me while I was fixing their dinner.

  ex. to hover between life and death.

 

聯想:h(igh) + over 高高在上盤旋著

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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