January 21, 2024
2雅思词汇解析 | | 栏目推送说明
1. respite /'respaɪt/
常见搭配：provide a respite from… 从…中得以喘息。
e.g. A trip to the areas with breath-taking views provides a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life.
e.g. The soothing music provided a brief respite from the chaos of the bustling city streets.
2. compromise /'kɒmprəmaɪz/
e.g. Leading a sedentary life is likely to compromise the immune system, making people more susceptible to illnesses.
补充：be susceptible to 易受…的感染
常见搭配：make compromises 做出妥协
It is important to make compromises between work and life, ensuring time for both personal pursuits and professional development.
类似表达：strike a balance between work and life
3. immerse /ɪ'mɜːs/
常见搭配：immerse oneself in … 沉迷于某事
e.g. When fully immersing herself in the natural beauty, she cast away all her worries.
e.g. Reading a captivating novel, she could easily immerse herself in the fictional universe, forgetting about the challenges of the real world.
e.g. Learning a language requires immersion, where individuals engage deeply with exposure, and real-life communication.
4. tranquility /træŋ'kwiləti/
e.g. People enjoyed the tranquility of a slower pace of life.
e.g. The painting gives a feeling of pristine tranquility.
补充：pristine adj. 原始的；纯净的
口语话题：describe a park / garden
e.g. The park is my favorite spot. After a long day, I would visit that tranquil park surrounded by the soothing sounds of chirping birds and take some ‘me’ time.
Take some ‘me’ time 给自己一些私人时间或放松的时光