afraid

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英音 [əˈfreɪd]   美音 [əˈfreɪd]  
高中CET4CET6
单词释义 纠错+ 生词本
adj.害怕的;恐怕;担心的
怎么记 纠错 +补充
词根af加强+raid打、袭击→袭击加强了→害怕
串记Without my aid, I'm af…
单词例句
She is afraid of dog.
她害怕狗。
She is afraid of to feed the dog.
她害怕去喂狗。
I'm afraid I'll be late.
我担心我要迟到了。
辨析记忆
afraid / fearful / awful / dreadful / frightful / terrible / horrible / terrific / appalling
这些形容词均含“害怕的、可怕的”之意。
afraid → 指由于胆小或怯懦而不敢说或做某事。
fearful → 普通用词,既指外界情况变化而引起的恐惧,又指来自内心的害怕与焦虑。
awful → 指威严得令人害怕或敬畏,有一定的感情色彩。
dreadful → 指使人非常恐惧,毛骨悚然,也使人感到讨厌而退缩。
frightful → 指使人陷入短暂的惊恐或产生毛骨悚然的感觉。
terrible → 侧重指给人以长久的惊骇,极端的恐怖,令人难以忍受。
horrible → 指因骇人听闻的丑恶而令人毛骨悚然,着重厌恶的成分多于害怕。
terrific → 多指外表、形状或力量等的可怕。
appalling → 指既令害怕又使人惊异、胆寒。
考试真题例句(机器翻译仅供参考)

高考I was afraid that to speak in front of a larger group of people.

我害怕在一大群人面前讲话。

四级Well, I'm afraid we must wait until all the applications are in, in writing, and we'll then decide on the short list.

嗯,恐怕我们必须等到所有的申请都以书面形式提交,然后我们才能决定最后的名单。

六级They are afraid the normal social order will be paralyzed.

他们担心正常的社会秩序会瘫痪。

六级I'm afraid you have to adhere to the assigned topic.

恐怕你必须坚持指定的主题。

四级Almost every child, on the first day he sets foot in a school building, is smarter, more curious, less afraid of what he doesn't know, better at finding and figuring things out, more confident, resourceful (机敏的), persistent and independent than he will ever be again in his schooling – or, unless he is very unusual and very lucky, for the rest of his life.

几乎每一个孩子,在他踏进学校大楼的第一天,都会变得更聪明、更好奇、更少害怕自己不知道的东西、更善于发现和解决问题、更自信、更足智多谋(机敏的), 在他的学校里,他将变得更加执着和独立——或者,除非他非常不寻常,非常幸运,否则他将终生如此。

六级I'm afraid to refuse to work, but I'm more afraid to expose my unborn child to the radiation.

我害怕拒绝工作,但我更害怕让我未出生的孩子暴露在辐射下。

六级politicians are afraid of losing votes in the next election

政客们害怕在下次选举中失去选票

四级She's afraid she won't be able to attend your class this afternoon though.

不过,她恐怕今天下午不能去上你的课了。

四级When they interact, they aren't afraid to smell each other and will express themselves clearly and honestly. Once again, it seems we have a lot to learn from dogs.

当他们互动时,他们不怕互相嗅到对方的气味,并且会清晰、诚实地表达自己。再一次,我们似乎有很多东西要向狗学习。

六级College faculty members are afraid that the pretext of moving students into the workforce might pose a threat to the core curriculum.

大学教职员工担心,让学生就业的借口可能会对核心课程构成威胁。

四级Cheating destroys self-respect and integrity, leaving the cheater ashamed, guilty and afraid of getting caught.

作弊会破坏自尊和正直,让作弊者感到羞耻、内疚和害怕被抓住。

高考I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.

我不怕明天,因为我看到了昨天,我爱今天。

六级One reason why pension and health care reforms are slow in coming is that politicians are afraid of losing votes in the next election.

养老金和医疗改革进展缓慢的一个原因是政客们害怕在下次选举中失去选票。

四级I'm afraid I can't come any earlier because I have three classes this afternoon

恐怕我不能早点来,因为我今天下午有三节课

四级I know, but I'm afraid I need another few days.

我知道,但恐怕我还需要几天。

六级But as a business strategy, I'm afraid there is no stopping.

但作为一种商业策略,恐怕没有停止的余地。

四级People the world over are afraid of a further plunge in oil prices.

全世界的人们都害怕油价进一步暴跌。

高考I am afraid they seem to think they own the roads.

恐怕他们似乎认为自己拥有这条路。

四级Kids should learn not to be afraid of monsters

孩子们应该学会不害怕怪物

考研So don't be afraid to ask more personal questions.

所以不要害怕问更多的私人问题。

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