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Chapter 6 - Characters and Meaning

"Xiàoyuán Hànyǔ" - Chapter 6 terms and definitions
STUDY
PLAY
主修
to major (in a subject)
专业
a major (area of study/work)
自从
since a certain point in time
决定
to decide, decision
地理(学)
geography
聪明
intelligent, bright, clever, smart
发露
law, statute
讨厌
to dislike, annoying, obnoxious
说来话长
it's a long story
律师
lawyer, attorney
唯一
only one (use with 的, not 个)
儿子
son
当然
of course, certainly
希望
to hope, to wish, hope, wish
祖父
paternal grandfather
伯伯
father's elder brother, uncle
法官
judge
曾经 v. 过
v. 过
考虑
to think over, to consider
电机工程
electrical engineering
工程师
engineer
电脑
computer
计算机
calculator
脑子
brain
不过
但是;叮是
申请
to apply for
挑选
to choose; to select; to pick up
百分之。。。
...percent
至于
as for; as to
不在乎
v. not mind; not care about
加, 减
to add and to subtract
乘, 除
to multiply and to divide
数目字
numeral
讨论
to discuss; to talk over
股票
stock
市场
market
投资
to invest; investment
完全
complete; completely; absolutely
糊涂
confused; muddled
五颜六色
很多好看的颜色
美丽
beautiful
grass
各式各样
all kinds
迷上
to be crazy about
动物
animal
动物学
zoology
动物园
zoo
古代
ancient times
艺术
art
(measure word) section; period (of time)
心理
mentality; state of mind
心理学
psychology
不幸
unfortunate; unfortunately
to do; to make; to be involved with
教育
to educate; education
大众传播
mass communications
大众
the masses; the public
to pass on; to spread
火山
volcano
冰河
glacier
ice
地震
earthquake
兴趣
interest
总之
in short
加上
plus; to add
没道理
unreasonable
道理
reason
警告
to war; warning
to hand over; to pay (tax, fee, dues); to hand in (test, homework)
学费
tuition
to pay (bill)
房租
rent (for a house/room)
保险
to insure; insurance
只好
to be forced to; have to
居然
unexpectedly; surprisingly
大概
(most) probably