Engender: Develop, Produce

engender: beget, procreate to cause to exist or to develop; produce DigiCert appreciates and shares the browsers’ commitment to engendering...

Death Knell 丧钟

sound the death knell 敲响丧钟 the tolling of a bell to mark someone’s death.  

Redeem Oneself

Redeem: to buy back 赎回 to atone for 赎罪 to offset the bad effect of 弥补过错


Salient: most noticeable or important 显著的,突出的;重要的,主要的 The salient feature of Antifa groups is their opposition to facisim by direct actions.


toil: work extremely hard or incessantly; exert oneself


marshal: an officer of the highest rank in the armed forces of some countries, including France、 arrange or assemble (a...


aggravate: The use of aggravate to mean “annoy” is sometimes objected to because it departs from the etymological meaning “to...


progeny: offspring, children  

Renaissance Humanism 文艺复兴时的人文主义

The Roman Forum

The Roman Forum, also known by its Latin name Forum Romanum (Italian: Foro Romano), is a rectangular forum (plaza) surrounded...

Reconnaissance VS Renaissance

reconnaissance: 军事侦察,可简写为 recon renaissance: 文艺复兴  

The subjunctive mood 虚拟语气

indicative mood   陈述语气 subjunctive mood 虚拟语气

Interjections 叹词

Interjection: the act of uttering exclamations a word or phrase used in exclamation something that is interjected or that interrupts...

Credential 文凭;凭证

Digital credentials are the digital equivalent of paper-based credentials. Because of the still evolving, and sometimes conflicting, terminologies used in...

Don’t over-exert yourself.

Don’t over-exert yourself. 不要太卖命。   https://youtu.be/GGMbyVBracY?t=54s