増田有華さんを応援しながら英語学習+α

増田有華ファンが英語学習に悪戦苦闘する日記

FLASHクイズ当選する!etc.

FLASH 1727

金松季歩さんの推し活の一環としてのハガキでしたが,
図書カード1,000円分,当たりました。
FLASH編集部,金松季歩さん,本田圭佑さん,ありがとうございました。
なお,雑誌に名前は載っていませんでした。

NHKラジオ講座

Enjoy Simple English

Wisdom from the West
The Fox and the Stork

ニュースで学ぶ「現代英語」

北京モーターショー 新エネルギー車続々
NEW-ENERGY VEHICLES IN SPOTLIGHT AT BEIJING MOTOR SHOW

descend verb
UK /dɪˈsend/ US /dɪˈsend/
descend verb (POSITION)
B2 [I or T] formal to go or come down:
The path descended steeply into the valley.
Jane descended the stairs.

hype noun [U] informal
UK /haɪp/ US /haɪp/
a situation in which something is advertised and discussed in newspapers, on television, etc. a lot in order to attract everyone's interest:
media hype
hype around/surrounding There's been a lot of hype around/surrounding his latest film.
I've been put off reading the book by all the hype.
ballyhoo noun [U] old-fashioned slang
UK /ˌbæl.iˈhuː/ US /ˌbæl.iˈhuː/
a lot of noise and activity, often with no real purpose:
I can't see what all this ballyhoo is about.
hoopla noun
UK /ˈhuːp.lɑː/ US /ˈhuːp.lɑː/
hoopla noun (EXCITEMENT)
[S or U] mainly US exciting noise and activity in celebration of an event:
The usual hoopla surrounded the arrival of the pop star.
(from Cambridge Dictionary)

pres‧ence /ˈprezəns/ ●●○ W3 noun
BUSINESS [countable usually singular] the ability to gain sales because your business is strong or noticeable
a company with a strong presence in all major world markets
(from Longman)

mindful adjective
UK /ˈmaɪnd.fəl/ US /ˈmaɪnd.fəl/
formal careful not to forget about something:
Mindful of the poor road conditions, she reduced her speed to 30 mph.
Politicians are increasingly mindful that young voters are turning away from traditional parties.
(from Cambridge Dictionary)

www.mi.com

English News

CNN 10

US announces $2 billion in military financing for Ukraine | May 16, 2024
Today on CNN 10, as Russia pushes into northeastern Ukraine, the United States announces an additional $2 billion in military spending. CNN visits the Arabian Peninsula to see how the UAE is producing energy using household waste, and we hear from one dentist who provides care to an underserved population and dedicates himself to a mission much greater than himself. All that and more on this episode of CNN 10.

www.youtube.com

wwmc.ae

Asian View

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
(Robert H. Shuller: 1926-2015)