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Чтение текстов на английском языке со "словарём"

Чтение текстов помогает в изучении английского языка, позволяет расширить словарный запас.
При щелчке на любом слове текста будет показана соответствующая словарная статья, которая поможет в переводе слова.
Кроме этого словарь позволяет прослушать произношение слова и посмотреть его транскрипцию.
Сейчас представлены тексты на тему «Сказки»(Fairy tales), например такие известные как
Cinderilla; or, the little glass slipper, Little red riding-hood, Rapunzel и много других.
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Англо-русский и русско-английский словари онлайн с транскрипцией и произношением слов, большим количеством примеров употребления.
Онлайн словарь предоставляет широкие возможности поиска слов с применением шаблонов и знаков подстановки. Кроме основного словаря поиск слов ведется в англо-русском словаре фразеологических и идиоматических выражений, словаре фразовых глаголов. Дается толкование слова по английскому толковому словарю и синонимические ряды из ‘The Oxford Thesaurus An A-Z Dictionary of Synonyms ‘. Приводятся примеры общеупотребительных слов английского языка, полезные для пополнения словарного запаса.


В словарях представлена словарная форма слова
(Существительные представлены в единственном числе
(без артикля для английских слов). Глаголы в форме инфинитива без частицы "to")

Поиск слов,начинающихся,заканчивающихся или содержащих
заданную букву(буквы)
.Для поиска таких слов воспользуйтесь символами
*- заменяет любое количество любых символов и ! - заменяет один любой символ.
Например: x* - все слова начинающиеся на 'x';*al - слова заканчивающиеся на 'al';
x*m - слова начинающиеся на 'x' и заканчивающиеся на 'm'; !!! - все слова из трех букв;
ho*me - слова начинающиеся на 'ho' и заканчиваюшиеся на 'me';
!o!e- слова из четырех букв вторая 'o' , заканчиваются на 'e';
e*u - слова начинающиеся на 'e' и заканчивающиеся на 'u' и т.д.
При нажатии на Например:открываются примеры употребления слова


Написание прописью цифр на английском языке
(с транскрипцией и произношением)

Транскрипция текста.Английские слова русскими буквами


+Добавление (изменение, редактирование) пользовательской словарной статьи


Основной словарный запас изучающих английский язык:
Список слов, входящих в топ 1000,2000,3000, наиболее употребляемых слов,
согласно Longman Communication 3000 ?,
в разговорном английском: 1-я тыс., 2-я тыс., 3-я тыс., полный список;
в письменном английском: 1-я тыс., 2-я тыс., 3-я тыс., полный список;

Список наиболее употребляемых слов в академических текстах
на английском языке "The Academic Word List"
? (1451 слово)

Список наиболее употребляемых слов в разговорном и письменном
английском языке согласно "New General Service List"
?
(2818 общеупотребительных слов)

The Oxford 3000 words list.?

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200 Words of Intermediate TOEFL iBT Vocabulary 1500 Words of Advanced TOEFL iBT Vocabulary


Michael Buckhoff’s TOEFL iBT Exam Vocabulary List.

1500 Words of Advanced TOEFL iBT Vocabulary

Формат статьи
Word, Part of Speech (слово, часть речи)
Word Definition (определение слова)
Sample Sentence (примеры употребления)
A B C [D] E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z

Dashboard

noun

a panel extending across the interior of a vehicle as an automobile below the windshield and usually containing dials and controls

In a demonstration at an imaginary dashboard, Michael greeted the computer ("Good morning, Sally"), told it he was catching a flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport and received a map and spoken directions, estimated travel time, the state of the traffic ahead, the weather, the flight ‘s status, country music on the radio and directions to an Italian restaurant en route.

Diagnostic

adjective

relating to investigation or analysis of the cause or nature of a condition, situation, or problem.

For those unfamiliar with the term, cold reading is the description of the personality, characteristics, and features, past experiences and sometimes the future of a person without the use of standard psychological or other formal diagnostic procedures.

Drainage

noun

the act, the process, or method for carrying off waster matter

Human activities which act to further destabilizing slopes are logging, woodland conversion, road building, housing construction, and any activity which alters normal drainage patterns.

Database

noun

a usually large collection of data organized especially for rapid search and retrieval as by a computer

Our editors make daily updates to our proprietary database of company information, which can be found on our Web site, Hoover ‘s Online.

Diarrhea

noun

abnormally frequent intestinal evacuations with more or less fluid stools

Bulimia nervosa is when a person consumes large amounts of food, but then induces vomiting or diarrhea in an attempt to avoid weight gain.

Dramatic

adjective

filled with action, emotion, or exciting qualities

Gases trapped in ice cores show the dramatic impact that human activities have had on the planet since the Industrial Revolution.

Dazzlingly

adverb

manner of arousing admiration by an impressive display

The long cylinders of ancient ice that they retrieve provide a dazzlingly detailed record of what was happening in the world over the past several ice ages.

Diaspora

noun

people settled far from their ancestral homelands

The African Voices Hall presents the richness and diversity of cultures throughout the African continent, as well as traditions sustained and reinterpreted by the African diasporas in Asia, Europe, and the Americas.

Drilling

verb

to do or perform repeatedly so as to master

At the Union camp at Shiloh, the Federal troops spent a day drilling and merry making.

Deadliest

adjective

extremely destructive or harmful

At least 80 and perhaps hundreds of people were killed in the deadliest historical eruption to occur in what is now the United States.

Dictate

verb

to set forth expressly and authoritatively

The value of a diamond is determined by its exact quality as defined by the 4C ‘s: Cut, Color, Clarity and Carat Weight. The cut of a diamond refers to its proportions. Of the 4C ‘s, the cut is the aspect most directly influenced by man. The other three are dictated by nature.

Driven

verb

to fix an idea in someone's mind by emphasis and repetition

Driven by an intense need to characterize the traditions of the South, the writer sometimes depicts his characters as vulnerable, ill -informed, and racist.

Deal with

verb

to be occupied or concerned

Politeness strategies are developed for the main purpose of dealing with face threatening acts.

Differential

adjective

making a distinction among individuals or classes

The theory is called differential association. It denotes a person ‘s associations that differ from those of other persons

Drought

noun

a prolonged or chronic shortage or lack of something, especially water

A serious Midwestern drought during the 1930's devastated many farmers’ crops.

Dearth

noun

an inadequate supply

The model offers no way to explain the moon ‘s confounding dearth of iron.

Digestion

noun

the process of making food absorbable by breaking it down into smaller, simpler chemical compounds

Sucrose is hydrolyzed during digestion according to the following equation: Sucrose + H2O v Glucose + Fructose

Drunkenness

noun

given to habitual excessive use of alcohol of, relating to, or characterized by intoxication

The immediate physical effects of drinking alcohol range from mild mood changes to complete loss of coordination, vision, balance, and speech any of which can be signals of the temporary systemic poisoning known as acute alcohol intoxication, or drunkenness.

Debris

noun

an accumulation of fragments of rock

Landslides, mud flows and debris avalanches frequently accompany other natural disasters such as floods and earthquakes.

Dilute

verb

lower than its normal strength or concentration due to a mixture

Gasoline, if diluted with water, will cause an automobile engine to malfunction.

Dusk

noun

the period between afternoon and nighttime

It is recommended that a driver turn his lights on at the first signs of dusk.

Decay

verb

to become or cause to become rotten or unsound; to decompose

Because of the high humidity, abundant insects, and scavenger -eating animals and birds, an animal carcass can decay in Mississippi in just a few days.

Dimensional

adjective

relating to the amount of space occupied by something

Our vocal tracts have a sharp right angle bend that creates two independently modifiable resonant cavities (the mouth and the pharynx or throat) that defines a large two dimensional range of vowel sounds.

Dwarf

verb

to make extremely small

Given that is has snowed 35 inches in less than two days, this blizzard dwarfs any other storm that we have ever seen in our state.

Decipher

verb

to make understandable

Few historians today have the capability of deciphering scrolls written in ancient Egyptian.

Disavow

verb

to deny responsibility for; disclaim, repudiate

The Israeli Prime Minister has decided to disavow talks with the Palestinians.

Dwellings

noun

a building or shelter where one lives

Many ancient Native American dwellings were built within the cliffs of the Grand Canyon in Northern Arizona.

Decode

verb

to convert a coded message into intelligible form; to discover the underlying meaning of

It seems that the structure of the language you learn as a child affects how the structure of your brain develops to decode speech. Native English speakers, for example, find it extraordinarily difficult to learn Mandarin

Discard

verb

to let go or get rid of as being no longer of use, value, etc.

Scientific knowledge is not absolute, but cumulative. New facts are constantly being added while old facts are discarded.

Dye

noun

something that gives color

Ancient peoples used fermentation to make beer and used plants to produce dyes and medicines.

Decorated

verb

to furnish with emblems of honor worn on one's clothing, or displayed on objects

Quincy Jones is one of the most decorated musicians of all time.

Discernable

adjective

so as to perceive, to recognize as being different

Many inclusions are not discernable to the naked eye and require magnification to become apparent.

Dynamism

noun

the quality of being energetic, vigorous

Driven by dizzying mutations in medical costs, program directors and staff ponder the disruptive dynamism of these new reforms.

Decry

verb

to consider or treat as small or unimportant

There are those who decry marriage as a sexist and patriarchal institution that should be avoided at all costs.

Discharge

verb

to release from military duty

After being discharged from the military, Elvis Presley went back to singing and starring in movies.

Dysfunction

noun

abnormal, impaired, or incomplete functioning, as of a body organ or part

Victims may have a predisposition to mood disorders which can be heightened by dysfunctions in family life.

Deem

verb

to have an opinion

Any human caused blazes are to be suppressed immediately as well as any natural fires deemed dangerous.

Disconnecting

verb

to separate one thing from another thing

Dissociation Identity Disorder is the phenomena of completely disconnecting oneself from a memory (or memories) and the emotions around the memory (or memories), creating a separate identity to hold memories and emotions.

 

Default

noun

a failure to pay financial debts

The trend has been to raise rates because of the increasing number of defaults among consumers.

Discredit

verb

causing disbelief in the accuracy or authority of

Canup and Asphaug were able to re -test the discredited mid-1980s hypothesis of impact by a Mars size object thanks to greater computing power.

 

Deferential

adjective

showing or expressing respect and esteem due a superior or an elder

The Justice Department properly withheld the names and other details about hundreds of foreigners detained in the months after the Sept. 11 attacks, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday. The powerful decision was deferential to the Bush administration ‘s arguments over continued threats to America from terrorists.

Discrepancy

noun

a marked lack of correspondence or agreement

The tiny differences between the observed and predicted values were a minor but nagging problem for many decades. It was thought that another planet (sometimes called Vulcan) might exist in an orbit near Mercury ‘s to account for the discrepancy.

 

Definitive

adjective

serving the function of deciding or settling with finality

Two recent books are the definitive books in the area of cold reading: King of the Cold Readers (KCR) by Bascom Jones and Red Hot Cold Reading (RHCR) by Thomas Saville, Ph.D. and Herb Dewey.

Disdain

noun

the quality of being overly convinced of one's own superiority and importance

Due to the complete disdain the co -worker showed to others, he was fired.

 

Deflect

verb

to turn aside especially from a straight course or fixed direction

If the interior is weak, for example, an attempt to deflect it with a nuclear warhead (an option under consideration) may simply break up the asteroid into many smaller and uncontrolled pieces.

Disenchant

verb

disappoint; dissatisfy

Democratic presidential hopeful Howard Dean sought to redefine and broaden his liberal, anti war campaign in formally announcing his candidacy Monday, telling disenchanted American voters, ''You have the power!'' to oust President Bush and rid Washington of special interests.

 

Defuse

verb

to remove the fuse from a mine or bomb; to make less harmful, potent, or tense

You can tend to your loved one and to yourself by focusing on the rewards of caring for someone with Alzheimer ‘s disease and by learning to recognize and defuse stress.

Disintegration

noun

severe damage or decay rendering something useless or worthless

Many founding fathers of the United States spoke out repeatedly against mob violence and other signs of social disintegration.

 

Degradation

noun

the act or an instance of demoting

Don Quixote shows how not distinguishing between the two leads to the moral degradation of his hero and, consequently, of his public.

Dismantle

verb

to take to pieces; to destroy the integrity or functioning of

Bush said the "true test" would be if the Palestinian militant groups would give up their arms and their ability to disrupt the peace process, Hamas must be dismantled.

 

Degraded

adjective

reduced far below ordinary standards of civilized life and conduct; characterized by degeneration of structure or function

Protecting existing habitat and restoring degraded habitat can help the grizzly to recover.

Dismay

noun

to deprive of courage or the power to act as a result of fear, anxiety, or disgust

In 1782 the now popular Mozart married Constance Weber from Germany, much to his father ‘s dismay.

 

Delectable

adjective

highly pleasing, especially to the sense of taste

The ape inserts a twig into a hole in a termite ‘s nest, after which it pull outs the twig covered with delectable insects.

Disorder

noun

a disturbance of the health or physiological functioning of

A new term, Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) was created in 1994 to replace Multiple Personality Disorder.

 

Delegate

noun

one who stands in for another; one who is given authority to represent another

In 1776, John Adams was a Massachusetts delegate to the Continental Congress in Philadelphia.

Dispense

verb

to prepare and distribute as in medication

But four states now allow pharmacists to dispense emergency contraception pills, and the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) is considering a request to make Plan B available over the counter.

 

Deleterious

adjective

harmful often in a subtle or unexpected way

There is increasing evidence that some beached whales may have been stranded as a result of loud sounds made by mid -range navy sonar. This has produced a great deal of concern about the possible deleterious effects of noise pollution on marine mammals.

Disperse

verb

to cause to separate and go in various directions

Diamonds allow light to be reflected and dispersed as a rainbow of color.

 

Delineation

noun

a line marking and shaping the outer form of an object

Bialystok asserts that the delineation begins at the age of twenty, at which point begins a decline in the ability to learn a language.

Displace

verb

to move something from a position occupied

Tsunamis can be generated when the sea floor abruptly deforms and vertically displaces the overlying water.

 

Delta

noun

the alluvial deposit at the mouth of a river

The delta extends outward fifty miles on both sides of the Mississippi River in the area of Mississippi and Louisiana and experiences floods during the spring.

Disposition

noun

the combination of emotional, intellectual, and moral qualities that distinguishes an individual

A crow looks mean and evil and some people say it has a disposition to match its looks.

 

Demise

noun

a cessation of existence or activity

Columbia ‘s demise on Feb. 1,2003, not only cost the lives of seven astronauts, but also leaves a gaping hole in the busy shuttle manifest, which is now focused on building and supplying the International Space Station.

Disrepute

noun

loss of or damage to one's reputation

Multiple Personalities disorder was being thrown into disrepute because many people were giving phony demonstrations of alter switching during television talk shows.

 

Demographic

adjective

relating to the dynamic balance of a population

These demographic peculiarities reveal a pattern of upward marriage or hypergamy which is quite different from endogamy and reflects an acknowledged status difference between communities.

Disruptive

adjective

troubling to the mind or emotions

Driven by dizzying mutations in medical costs, program directors and staff ponder the disruptive dynamism of these new healthcare reforms.

 

Denouncing

verb

to find fault with; to make an accusation against

A pamphlet entitled A Dissertation on the Canon and the Feudal Law and town instructions denouncing the Stamp Act (1765) marked him as a vigorous, patriotic penman, and, holding various local offices, he soon became a leader among Massachusetts radicals.

Disseminate

verb

to pass something out; to spread out

Many plants depend upon the wind to disseminate their pollen.

 

Densely

adverb

with all parts or elements in extremely close proximity

Particles within the cloud ‘s center (core) became so densely packed that they often collided and stuck (fused) together.

Dissertation

noun

a formal, lengthy exposition on a topic

Graduation requirements include an empirical research project, a general preliminary examination, and a dissertation project.

 

Dependent

noun

a person who relies on another for support

It is one of the more remarkable feats of American literature, how a young man who never graduated from high school, never received a college degree, living in a small town in the poorest state in the nation, all the while balancing a growing family of dependents and impending financial ruin, could during the Great Depression write a series of novels all set in the same small Southern county that would one day be recognized as among the greatest novels ever written by an American.

Dissipate

verb

to disappear by or as if by dispersal of particles

Helping to dissipate heat, the large neck of the giraffe serves as a cooling tower.

 

Depict

verb

to present a lifelike image of

St. Francis is depicted wearing a brown habit worn by Franciscan Monks and by the stigmata over the heart.

Dissociate

verb

to break the ties of connection between; to separate from

A child may dissociate, and create an alternative personality to handle severe sexual or physical abuse.

 

Deposit

noun

matter that settles on a bottom or collects on a surface by a natural process

Several tools have been developed to help land users identify unstable slopes. Slope maps, geology maps, and landslide deposit maps are available for public inspection at the Santa Cruz County Planning Department.

Distinctly

adverb

so as to be easily perceived and understood

Language is a form of speech distinctly different from others, adding for good measure not, or only partially, intelligible to others without special study.

 

Derange

verb

to disturb the health or physiological functioning of

The writer became deranged due to his heavy consumption of alcohol and drugs.

Distinguishable

adjective

making noticeable or different from something else

Brown diamond shaped markings are found along the middle of the rattlesnake's back. These distinguishable markings stand out against their lighter body color.

 

Derive

verb

to obtain from another source

Like German, English is derived from some common original Germanic or Teutonic parent speech, although this original language is no longer in existence.

Distort

verb

to twist out of a natural, normal, or original shape or condition; to cause to be perceived unnaturally

The agency is trying to find a way to modify the machines with an electronic fig leaf programming that fuzzes out sensitive body parts or distorts the body so it is unrecognizable.

 

Derogatory

adjective

tending or intending to belittle

Derogatory language is not permitted in the workplace.

Diurnal

adjective

opening during the day and closing at night

In rural areas, businesses are mostly diurnal because there is not a large enough population base to sustain extended hours operation.

 

Descend

verb

to become lower in quality, character, or condition

The absolute finest colorless stone carries a D rating, descending through each letter of the alphabet to Z, designating a diamond of light yellow, brown, or gray.

Divergent

adjective

departing from the normal; not like another in nature, quality, amount, or form

While healthcare strategies abound from diverse viewpoints and divergent professional groups, no one strategy has all the answers to reform the medical healthcare enterprise.

 

Desegregate

verb

to open to all people regardless of race

Montgomery buses were desegregated in December, 1956, after the United States Supreme Court declared Alabama ‘s segregation laws unconstitutional.

Diversity

noun

the quality of being made of many different elements, forms, kinds, or individuals

Colleges seek an equal diversity in its applicants by looking at background, experience, and previous scholastic achievement.

 

Designate

verb

to make known or identify, as by signs

The absolute finest colorless stone carries a D rating, descending through each letter of the alphabet to Z, designating a diamond of light yellow, brown, or gray.

Division

noun

one of the parts into which something is divided

William Tecupseh Sherman, division commander, was quoted saying to reporters, "Take your regiment to Ohio. No enemy is nearer than Corinth."

 

Desolate

adjective

devoid of inhabitants and visitors; deserted

The Sinai Peninsula is a desolate desert region in northeast Egypt. Its terrain includes a sandy coastal plain, a high limestone plateau, and mountains.

Dizzying

adjective

vastly exceeding the normal limit, as in cost

Driven by dizzying mutations in medical costs, program directors and staff ponder the disruptive dynamism of these new reforms.

 

Destabilize

verb

to take out of balance so as to make it unstable

A landslide or slope failure occurs when steep slopes are destabilized by excess water accumulation in the soil, the addition of excess weight to the top of a slope, the removal of support from the bottom of a slope, or a combination of the above.

Doctorate

adjective

any degree at the highest level awarded by universities

A student intending to teach and conduct sociological research will most likely need a master ‘s or a doctorate degree.

 

Detect

verb

to perceive, to discover

Scientists detected Chernobyl radioactivity in snow at the South Pole, a graphic reminder of how small our planet is.

Document

verb

anything serving as proof

Although explosive eruptions at Kilauea are infrequent, deposits of ash discovered by United States Geological Survey and other scientists document that they actually occur about as often as explosive eruptions from volcanoes in the Cascade Range of the Pacific Northwest, which includes Mount St. Helens, Washington.

 

Detergent

noun

a cleansing agent such as soap

Waste water often containing detergents encourage the growth of algae.

Doggedly

adverb

with firm perseverance; with irrational determination of fixity of purpose

The attack pushed most Union divisions back to reform elsewhere. Others fought doggedly to hold their line.

 

Deteriorate

verb

to become in a less than perfect or whole condition in quality, functioning, or condition

The heartbreak of watching your loved one slowly deteriorate, coupled with that person ‘s growing need for supervision and personal care, often causes caregivers to feel overwhelming stress.

Domesticate

verb

to train to live with and be of use to man

The single -humped Arabian camel has been domesticated for more than 5,000 years.

 

Determinate

adjective

having defined limits

In a sharp contrast to monkeys, human children pick up thousands of words spontaneously, combine them in structured sequences in which every word has a determinate role, respect the word order of the adult language, and use sentences for a variety of purposes such as commenting on interesting objects.

Dominant

adjective

most important, influential, or significant

The abuse memories contained within alters are not typically accessible to the dominant personality.

 

Detrimental

adjective

causing harm or injury

Continuing to stretch by bouncing one ‘s body is detrimental in the long run as the body will start to adapt against it and one may find it difficult to stretch properly at all.

Dormant

adjective

in a state of temporary inactivity

Farther north of Stovepipe Wells is more salt pan and a dormant volcanic area which includes Ubehebe Crater.

 

Devastate

verb

to destroy completely while conquering or occupying

As the tsunami ‘s speed diminishes as it travels into shallower water, its height grows, consequently making its effects devastating to a coastal community.

Down slope

noun

moving from place of higher elevation to a place of lower elevation

In spring, the built up snow melts and runs down slope into brooks. These brooks flow down and join a river.

 

Deviance

noun

the condition of being abnormal

The labeling theory explains deviance as a social process by which some people who commit deviant acts come to be known as deviants and others do not.

Downdraft

noun

a downward air current

The strength of intense downdrafts that emerge from Rocky Mountain storms can stir up severe weather downstream.

 

Devise

verb

to form a strategy for; to use ingenuity in making, developing, or achieving

Considerable effort is devoted to devising innovative applications to important practical problems, e.g., human computer interaction, decision aiding, and medical training.

Downpour

noun

a heavy rain

The scientists found that one downpour leads to another. In effect, they were able to pinpoint the culprit of these torrential rains in the Midwest.

 

Devoid

adjective

lacking a desirable element; containing nothing

Studies of lunar samples revealed that the interior of the Moon is essentially devoid of water, so no underground supplies could be used by lunar inhabitants.

Downsizing

noun

the act of reducing in size

I managed to survive two rounds of corporate downsizing, but the third round was a 20 percent reduction in the workforce, which included me."

 

Devote

verb

to give over by or as if by vow to a higher purpose

Researchers from all over the world are devoting considerable time and energy into finding the answer to this critical question.

Downstream

noun

in the direction of the flow of water running along the surface of the earth; in the direction of the flow of something

The strength of intense downdrafts that emerge from the mountain storms can stir up severe weather downstream.