WORD FAMILY 2 – ADVANCED 1. He is a bad manager in that factory, and everyone is in an attempt to (fame) him. defame (v) làm ai
thân bại danh liệt 2. By saying this, I do not mean to (little) the importance of his role. Belittle (v) làm giảm tầm quan
trọng 3. This robot is really (human) because it behaves and looks like a human. Humanoid (adj) trông giống 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15.
con người He is very (work). He can work without having lunch. Workaholic (adj) có tính đam mê công việc The rebel chief used the (name) “Black Bear King”. Pseudonym (n) Shares continued to (appreciate) on the stock markets today. Depreciate (v) sụt giá Heavy snow has caused total (chaotic (adj)) on the roads. Chaos (n) sự hỗn loạn The accidental (erase) of important computer files made me confused. Erasure (n) He has a (fear) reputation as a fighter. Fearsome (adj) đáng sợ Blackfly is proving (trouble) on some crops. Troublesome (adj) gây rối She was surrounded by energetic and (industry) people. Industrious (adj) chăm chỉ Everyone is (title) to their own opinion. Entitled (v) có quyền làm gì She has some sort of (normal) of the womb. Abnormality (n) sự bất thường I had to go through the (long) process of obtaining a visa. Lengthy (adj) dài dòng, mất thời gian I got myself a job as a typist and a general (dog) on a small magazine. General Dogsbody (n) người
phải làm tất cả các công việc mà không ai muốn làm 16. The shop windows show beautiful clothes in (eye) colour. Eye-catching (adj) bắt mắt 17. Grandpa’s becoming quite (absence). Absent-minded (adj) đãng trí 18. What a (mind) attitude! You cannot improve if you have an opinion like that. Narrow-minded (adj) suy 19. 20. 21. 22.
nghĩ nông cạn The sky was (red). It is going to have a storm. Reddening (v) trở nên đỏ dần There was a row of brick houses, which were (black) by smoke. Blackened (v) trở nên đen dần He moved with (noise) steps. Noiseless (adj) không gây ra tiếng động An active and healthy lifestyle can delay the (set) of disease in later life. Onset (n) sự bắt đầu, sự hình thành
23. The event led to the (break) of World War I. outbreak (n) sự bùng nổ bất chợt 24. Do you really believe there’s some (nature) being watching over us? Supernatural (adj) có tính siêu 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31.
nhiên I wish I had such (easy) parents. Easy-going (adj) dễ tính Most people believed that (wrong) should be made to suffer. Wrongdoer (n) người phạm pháp His eyes were red and (water). Watery (adj) mọng nước We bought a load of (free) at the airport. Duty-free (n) hàng miễ thuế Two (spoon) of sugar are enough for this soup. Spoonfuls (n) muỗng đầy cái gì đó The concert attended a large (turn). Turnout (n) This was a far cry from her no normal (work) world. Workaday (adj) bình thường, không có gì đặc biệt
32. Understanding how things work makes (shoot) easier. Troubleshooting (n) sự phân tích vấn đề 33. (sugar) foods do not contain sugar and usually contain an artificial (sweet) instead. Sugar-
free/sweetener (n) chất tạo ngọt 34. He was accused of being a (mail). Blackmailer (n) kẻ viết thư tống tiền
35. He is very famous for his reputation as a (ghost). Ghostwriter (n) người viết sách thay cho người
khác 36. This pizza looks so (tooth). Toothsome (adj) ngon miệng 37. I couldn’t forget his (tooth) smile before he went away on a sunny day in June. Toothy (adj) cười nhe 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44.
răng The necklace has sentimental as opposed to (money) value. Monetary (adj) có liên quan đến tiền tệ He started his career as a (bus) in a small restaurant. Busboy (n) nhân viên rửa chén He is called (book) because he likes reading books very much. Bookworm (n) người thích đọc sách He has to wear a false beard (râu giả) because he is (beard). Beardless (adj) không có râu The (enormous) of the murderer must be strictly punished. Enormity (n) sự khổng lồ/tội ác tày trời My boss never picks on anybody in our company. He is very (interest). Disinterested (adj) công tâm There were a lot of (look) gathering at the scene at that time. Onlookers (n) người đi đường đứng lại
xem 45. Three innocent (stand) were killed in the crossfire (vụ xả súng). Bystanders (n) người đi đường đứng lại xem 46. She writes under a (name) instead of her real name. pseudonym (n) bút danh 47. The person donating the money insisted on complete (anonymous (adj)). Anonymity (n) sự giấu tên, sự
vô danh 48. He has a reputation for fair play and good (sport). Sportsmanship (n) tinh thần thể thao – sportsman (n) vận động viên thể thao 49. It would be (hypocrisy (n) sự đạo đức giả) of me to have a church wedding when I don't believe in God.
Hypocritical (adj) mang tính chất đạo đức giả - hypocrite (n) kẻ đạo đức giả 50. They were blamed for inciting (hate) against religious minorities. Hatred (n) sự ghét bỏ 51. I have decided to quit because this job is so (soul). soul-destroying (adj) nhàm chán (dùng cho công việc) 52. Further, the police are being used to go round in the morning to rouse the (black) in time for work.
Blacklegs (n) những người vẫn chịu làm việc trong khi người khác đang đình công 53. He was accused of conduct (become) to a teacher. Unbecoming (adj) không phù hợp với việc gì đó 54. (know) to me, they went on holiday together. Unbeknown to somebody (adj) ai đó không hề được biết 55. The amount of litter in the streets is (fit) for a historic city. unbefitting (adj) không phù hợp 56. We need to concentrate on our target audience, (name) women aged between 20 and 30. Namely (adv) cụ thể là 57. The fact that she was so furious led to her (speak). Speechlessness (n) sự cứng hông không nói nên lời 58. The accidental (erase) of important computer files made me jobless. Erasure (n) sự bô xóa 59. Be careful! These gases are highly (flame). Inflammable (adj) có thê gây cháy (flammable cũng
đúng, đây là cách viết của Mỹ) 60. My father works as a (watch). He guards his company at night. Nightwatchman (n) nhân viên bảo vệ đêm