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2017 Fall Advanced Discussions JFOU-JRB

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Century
100 years. "I was born in the 20th ___."
Endangered
In danger of becoming extinct. "The black rhino is an ___ animal."
Extinct
When all of this kind are dead. "The dodo is ___."
Reserve
A large protected park where animals can live free from hunting. "My friend went to a game ___ in South Africa last year and saw elephants and lions,"
Expert
A person who is highly knowledgeable on a subject. "Ichiro is an ___ baseball player."
Racism
Discrimination by race
Foreign residents
The people who came from the other countries to live in another country
Labor
Workers
Xenophobia
Having a strong dislike of people from other countries
Encourage
Support
Investigate
To examine; to look closely at a topic
Ingested
Swallow; eat; consume
Entangle
To become involved in something
Concerted effort
To try hard to achieve something in a group of people
Breeding
To create or generate new life
Adoption
The process of becoming the legal parent of a child that is not one's biological child
Heterosexual
sexually attracted to people of the opposite sex.
Gay
homosexual (male or female)
Vow
solemn promise.
lesbian
A woman whose sexual orientation is to women
Democratic Party
A political party to the left of center
intend
to plan/mean to do something
election
the selection of a person or persons for office by vote
dissolution
the act or process of resolving or dissolving into parts or elements
candidate
a person who seeks an office/position
Rejection
the act of not accepting something
Manners
the way in which someone behaves
Apology
Show that you are sorry for doing something
Reactions
your ability to move quickly when something dangerous happens suddenly
stack up
informal used to talk about how good something is compared with something else
Spectacular
Outstanding
Sentimental
Greatly emotional
Variety
A number of different types of things
Awestruck
Filled with wonder; amazed
Notorious
Widely known for bad or dangerous acts or behaviour
Firearms
Guns
Proportion
The number of people or something
Murder
To kill a person
Violence
To injure or damage a person
Survey
To ask a large number of people questions to learn their opinions about a topic
replace
start being used instead of another thing
swap
exchange
wireless
do not use electrical wires
crack
be broken / come apart
host
to organize an event to which are invited
infrastructure
the basic systems and services that are necessary for an organization/city/country to run smoothly
accommodation
a place to live, work, or stay
prestige
status
sheer
used to emphasize the size, degree or amount of something
suffering
the state of undergoing pain
symptom
a physical or mental problem; a sign of illness
dry drown
death from a spasm in the airway, causing it to close up and impact breathing
stomach
the internal organ in which the major part of the digestion of food occurs
vomit
eject matter from the stomach through the mouth; be sick/throw up
Massive
enormous, huge, vast
Journey
trip
Little by little
By small degrees
Astro
Relating to stars
obese
having high amount of body fat ・肥満
excess
too much・過剰な
sufficient
enough・十分な
associate
relate・関連した
incidence
the act of something happening ・ 発生
patient
someone who is receiving medical treatment
antibiotic
a drug that is to kill bacteria and cure infections
prescription
A paper from the doctor describing the type of medicine you should take
infection
a disease that affects a particular part of your body and is caused by bacteria
bacteria
very small live things like virus
Dating violence
being aggressive with romantic partners
adolescence
the time between the ages of 12 and 18・思春期
infancy
the period of a child's life before they can walk・幼少期
affection
a feeling of love・愛情
sensitive
able to understand other people's feelings・気が回る
harsh critics
strict, particularly when referring to punishment
allegedly
used to convey that something is claimed to be the case or have taken place, although there is no proof.
deny(denied)
used to convey that something is claimed to be the case or have taken place, although there is no proof.
offshore
"made, situated, or registered abroad, especially in order to take advantage of lower taxes or costs or less stringent regulation
death threat
a suggestion that something unpleasant or violent will happen
stalk
(ストーカー) to follow an animal or person as closely as possible without being seen or heard, usually in order to catch or kill them
serial
(連続的) continuously happen; occur
mystery
(神秘) something strange or not known that has not yet been explained or understood
reassurance
(安心させること)words of advice to make someone feel better
witness
(証拠) somebody who saw a crime
drift off
to fall asleep slowly
extrovert
someone who is active and confident
introvert
someone who is quiet and shy
content
the amount of a substance in something
whilst
while
dissipated
散らす to break up and drift off
county
群 the domain of a count; an area of a country
estimated
推測の to try to judge the value, size etc
mph
マイル毎時 miles per hour
coastal
沿岸の the land near a shore
excuse
(言い訳) a reason given to justify a fault or offence
inconsiderate
(分別のない) not giving enough thought to other people's feeling
chronically
(慢性的に) long-lasting
tendency
(傾向) a particular characteristic or type of behavior
self-discipline
(自己規律) the ability to control one's feeling
major
大きい big, large
freedom
自由 the right to choose
segregation
人種差別 the act or policy of separating people
ban
禁止する to decide or say officially that isn't allowed
venue
開催地 a place where people meet for an organized event
Grit
The courage and determination that makes s/th possible
Flaw
A weakness in s/b's character
Basis
The important facts, ideas or events from which something begins
Unwell
Ill, sick
Abnormal
Different from what is usual or expected
Firecracker
a loud, explosive firework
Enormous
Very big
Valiant
Brave
Injured
harmed, damaged in an accident
Survivor
a person who lives through difficult circumstances
homicide
murder
warrior
a strong fighter
psychopath
a crazy person
commit
to do something; used with murder or suicide
pleasure
a feeling of happiness and satisfaction
ultrathin
(痩せすぎ)unhealthy thin body
code
(規定)rules
conduct
(道徳上から見た運営)the way someone behaves
catwalk
(花道)the place that models walk along in a fashion show
certificate
(証明書)an official paper proving that the facts are true
Teenager
(若者)a young person between 13 and 19 years old
ruins
(破壊)something has been destroyed
application
(アプリ・ソフト)A program of software designed to fulfil a particular purpose
cardiac arrest
suffer a heart attack
enforcer
(用心棒)a person who imposes their will by violence and intimidation
chronic
(慢性)constant, habitual
friendship
(友人関係) the state of being a friend
family
家族) a group of people who are related to each other
test of time
(長年にわたって)to continue to be important, respected for a long period of time
health
(健康) the condition of being sound in body, mind or sprit
procrastinate
(引き延ばす)・to delay doing something that you should do
frustrating
(失望させる)・a feeling of irritation or impatience
tackle
(取り組む)・to deal with a difficult problem
multitasking
(マルチタスキング)・when a person does more than one thing at a time
toxic
有毒な・不快な・bad; poisonous
Paid leave
有給休暇・the time allowed away from work and you can receive your normal pay
Mandate
執行,命令・order
Sole
独身・single; only
Primary breadwinner
主要な稼ぎ手・Main worker/ wage earner in a family
Maternity leave
育児休暇・a period of absence from work granted to a mother before and after the birth of her child
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