谐音记忆a(爱)d(捣)ult(腾)-> 成年人都比较爱捣腾->成年人
词性拓展记忆 / 词形拓展记忆
adult / grown-up / mature
adult → 一般指生理上的童年期已结束,达到法定年龄。
grown-up → 多用于口语,含义与adult基本相同,但更侧重脱离儿童阶段,已成大人,与childish意思相反。
mature → 用于生物时, …………
adult education 成人教育
the national higher education exams for self-taught adults 自学成人国家高等教育考试
the National Adult College Entrance Examination 全国成人大学入学考试
adult students 成年学生
adult movie 成人电影
adult school 成人学校
deal with adults 与成年人打交道
influence on adults 对成年人的影响
young adult 年轻的成年人
become an adult 成为成年人
adult fish 成鱼
adult tester 成人测试器
Adult Alternative Pop Rock 成人另类流行摇滚
an adult and a child 一个大人和一个孩子
adult illiteracy rate 成人文盲率
well-adjusted adults 适应良好的成年人
health adult 健康成年人
Adult Alternative Pop 成人另类流行
night school for adults 成人夜校
They have an adult son.
an adult movie
Both kids and adults felt satisfied with only half of their meal portions.

考研Pretty in pink: adult women do not remember being so obsessed with the colour, yet it is pervasive in our young girls' lives.


四级Eating a smaller portion of food does good to the health of kids and adults alike.


高考Adults understand what it feels like to be flooded with objects.


高考The changes of adult children's behavior.


高考Instead of promoting the idea of college as a passage from the shelter of the family to autonomy and adult responsibility, universities have given in to the idea that they should provide the same environment as that of the home.


四级What distinguishes children from adults is their strong ability to derive joy from what they are doing.


高考Perhaps evolution provided human babies with curiosity and a natural drive to explain their worlds, and adult scientists simply make use of the same drive that served them as children.


高考These advertise the presence of chicks to adults; they might also encourage our chick to start calling as well.


六级government's recommended daily allowanceRD for the average adult is 50 to 60 gram of protein a day.


四级They found that the majority of both kids and adults opted for a half-sized portion when combined with a prize.


高考He finds that if babies aged 18 months see an unrelated adult with hands full trying to open a door, almost all will immediately try to help.


四级The most recent of these studies, published in The Journal of Applied Gerontology, surveyed 150 Connecticut residents of assisted living, nursing homes and smaller residential care homes known in some states as board and care homes or adult care homes.


四级[The most recent of these studies, published in The Journal of Applied Gerontology, surveyed 150 Connecticut residents of assisted living, nursing homes and smaller residential care homes ( ' , known in some states as board and care homes or adult care homes).


高考But it can be taught to children and developed in adults.


高考Most of us observed much more as children than we do as adults.


六级MS is the biggest crippler of young adults.


四级Both kids and adults felt satisfied with only half of their meal portions.


高考Competent adults know more about love than work.


四级The popular notion that older people need less sleep than younger adults is a myth, scientists said yesterday.


六级The adult observers were able to reliably discern an assortment of emotions on the babies faces.


高考Trust adults with their hands full.


六级Terrie Moffitt's paper on "The link Between Childhood Self-control and Adult Status Decades Later" is published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


高考To sum up, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit is an amazing film which is suitable for both children and adults.


高考Most of his adult life has been a losing struggle against debt and misfortune.


四级While cereal remains a firm favourite among breakfast consumers in the UK and US, a recent investigation into the sugar content of "adult" breakfast cereals found that some cereals contain more than three-quarters of the recommended daily amount of free s


高考During those six months of hospitalizations, Becky, 12 at the time, adjusted to other adults being in the house when she returned from school.


高考However, now they are becoming an extended period of adolescence, during which many of today's students and are not shouldered with adult responsibilities.


高考The most competent adults are those who know how to do this.


四级By studying about 700 adult smokers, she found out that her mom quit the right way—by stopping abruptly and completely.


六级More than a decade ago, cognitive scientists John Bransford and Daniel Schwartz, both then at Vanderbilt University, found that what distinguished young adults from children was not the ability to retain facts or apply prior knowledge to a new situation but a quality they called preparation for future learning.

十多年前,当时就读于范德比尔特大学的认知科学家约翰·布兰斯福德(John Bransford)和丹尼尔·施瓦茨(Daniel Schwartz)发现,年轻人区别于儿童的不是保留事实或将先前知识应用于新环境的能力,而是他们称之为未来学习准备的素质。

高考Emotional health is essential to a wonderful adult life.


四级Our data suggests that older adults would benefit from continuing to get as much sleep as they did in their 30s


四级It is reported that 49 million Americans are unsure of where they will find their next meal What's most surprising is that 36% of them live in households where at least one adult is working.


考研They housed eight adult rats with two types of robotic rat- one social and one asocial - for 5 our days.


高考The link between what the men had done as boys and how they turned out as adults was surprisingly sharp.


六级Now, a new study that began with about 1,000 children in New Zealand has tracked how a child’s low self-control can predict poor health, money troubles and even a criminal record in their adult years.


四级Yet moments like this one are just the kind of intense absorption and pleasure adults spend the rest of their lives seeking.


考研sixty toddlers were each introduced to an adult tester holding a plastic container.


考研An adult with a Bmi of 18 to 25 is often considered to be normal weight.


高考Third, youth-sport programs are critical for the learning of motor skills, these motor skills serve as a foundation for future national sport stars and recreational adult-sport participants.


四级Economic factors seem to explain less of why young adult women are increasingly likely to live at home.


四级Adult day-care centers are easily accessible.


六级Then Michael, the eldest of her four adult children suggested they move in with his family.


高考Moreover, the tendency for universities to monitor and shape student behavior runs up against another characteristic of young adults: the response to being controlled by their elders.


四级Even more interesting is that the promise of a future reward was enough to make adults choose the smaller portion.


高考Changing levels of body chemicals called hormones not only make teenagers' bodies develop adult characteristics, but also make it hard for teenagers to fall asleep before 11 pm.


考研These groups mainly rely for instilling needed dispositions into the young upon the same sort of association which keeps the adults loyal to their group.


六级"I’ve seen very expensive protein supplements that claim to be high quality but they might not really be beneficial for the average healthy adult," she says.


六级It's just that suddenly at university you are expected to behave like an adult.


高考These activities are regulated by flexible rules adapted from standardized sport rules and are set up by the children or by an involved adult.


四级Studies show that for adults there is no danger, but children can develop loss of vision if they have glasses inappropriate for their eyes.


四级Why are adult children more likely to use community services to help care for elderly parents


四级She studied the smoking patterns of adult smokers.


考研While it is easy to ignore in our contact with them the effect of our acts upon their disposition, it is not so easy as in dealing with adults.


四级And that the characteristics adult children look for when they begin the search are not necessarily the things that make a difference to the people who are going to move in.


四级The thing that sets children apart from adults is not their ignorance, nor their lack of skills.


考研It’s hard to imagine that many people are dumb enough to want children just because Reese and Angelina make it look so glamorous: most adults understand that a baby is not a haircut.


高考Babies need a lot of rest: most of them sleep about 18 hours a day! adults need about eight hours.


高考The same cognitive systems that make young children feel good about feel good about figuring something out may have been adopted by adult scientists.


六级So what factors, at the community level, do predict if poor children will move up the economic ladder as adults? What explains, for instance, why the Salt Lake City metro area is one of the 100 largest metropolitan areas most likely to lift the fortunes of the poor and the Atlanta metro area is one of the least likely?Harvard economist Raj Chetty has pointed to economic and racial segregation, community density, the size of a community's middle class, the quality of schools, community religiosity, and family structure, which he calls the single strongest correlate of upward mobility.

那么,在社区层面上,有哪些因素可以预测贫困儿童是否会在成年后的经济阶梯上上升呢?例如,是什么解释了为什么盐湖城大都会区是最有可能给穷人带来财富的100个最大大都会区之一,而亚特兰大大都会区是最不可能的地区之一?哈佛大学经济学家Raj Chetty指出了经济和种族隔离、社区密度、社区中产阶级的规模,学校的质量、社区的宗教信仰和家庭结构,他称之为向上流动的唯一最强关联。

四级A child's ability to become deeply absorbed in something, and derive intense pleasure from that absorption, is something adults spend the rest of their lives trying to return to.


高考Know how to offer help to adults.


六级She may have observed the adult moth just as it emerged from its pupa.


六级Countries that have a shortage of young adults will be less willing to commit them to military service


六级Now, a new study that began with about 1,000 children in New Zealand has tracked how a child's low self-control can predict poor health, money troubles and even a criminal record in their adult years.


高考Jenny Mosley's quality circle time model involves setting up an on-going, timetable process of circle-meeting for adults and children.

Jenny Mosley的质量循环时间模型包括为成人和儿童建立一个持续的、有时间表的循环会议过程。

六级Stress is also starting earlier in life, with some data suggesting that today's teens are even more stressed than adults.


高考The same is true of the young adults going to college.


四级The more healthy an older adult is, the more they sleep like they did when they were younger.


高考Having your grandchildren far away is hard, especially knowing your adult child is struggling, but giving up the life you know may be harder.


四级If the caregivers are adult children, they are more likely to use such services, especially because they often have jobs and other responsibilities


四级Most kids and adults would choose a smaller meal that came with a non-food item.


六级The Polytechnic is all adults and mostly preparation for exams like the Cambridge certificates.


六级Experts believe there is a relationship between adult abuse of legitimate medicines and the drug culture that has swept our country.


六级And in 2010, the researchers reported that children aged 12 to 17 saw more athlete-endorsed food and beverage brand commercials than adults.


六级A new study has failed to find any conclusive evidence that lifestyle changes can prevent cognitive decline in older adults.


四级The results do not mean that young adults need to start worrying about their memories.


高考The college years are supposed to be a time for important growth in autonomy and the development of adult identity.


六级To make matters worse, these schools are ill-equipped to graduate these students— young adults who face specific challenges and obstacles.


四级Adults do not consider children's feelings when it comes to education.


高考However, greater parental involvement does not necessarily indicate that parents are failing to let go of their "adult" children.


四级The new CNS Spectrums study was based on results of a nationwide telephone survey of more than 2,500 adults.


六级Working-class parents teach their children to be obedient and show respect to adults.


高考Any child must be accompanied by at least one paying adult.


四级Older adults, especially those with limited mobility or difficulty driving on their own, are one of the classic use-cases for driverless cars.


六级At around age 60, "muscles really start to break down," says Kathryn Starr, an aging researcher, "and because of that, the protein needs of an older adult actually increase.


四级When people care for an elderly relative, they often do not use available community services such as adult daycare centers.


四级Patterns of childhood eating can be hard to break when we're adults, which may mean that kids of depressed moms end up dying younger.


四级Adults chose the smaller portion on the mere promise of a future award.


高考Maxime's early entry into the adult world with its responsibilities gave her the determination to ensure that her kids would not end up in Waterhouse's roundabout of poverty.


四级Neither children nor adults could resist the temptation of a free toy.


四级If not cultivated, it will not survive: "Childhood curiosity is a collaboration between child and adult."


高考The annual death rate for adult condors has dropped from 38% in 2000 to 5%.


四级Most kids and adults don't actually feel hungry when they eat half of their meal.


四级On the other hand, they may want to live with their adult children.


高考Learn how to deal with people now, because when you're an adult, you don't get to choose your boss or your co-workers, so learn how to respect them now.


四级Whether you can successfully change your personality as an adult is the subject of a longstanding psychological debate.


六级For example, the shortage of young adults is likely to make countries more reluctant to commit the few they have to military service.


四级We are at a point where in much of the developed world the vast majority of young people grew up playing video games, and an increasingly high percentage of adults play these video games too, Werbach says.


四级But by senior year, two-thirds have moved up to physics," says Gilbert "Our kids are coming to school in part because they know there are adults here who know them and care for them.