字源大挪移 | 否定字首(3) contra- = against 反对

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contra- = against 反对

入门字
contrary (a. )相反的
contra/ry
against/形容词字尾

进阶字

1. contradict (v.)反驳;造成矛盾
contra / dict
against / speak

  • Chinese' students seldom contradict their teachers.
    中国学生鲜少反驳他们的老师。

2. controversial (a.)有争议性的
contro / vers / ial
against / turn / 形容词字尾

  • Nuclear power is a highly controversial issue.
    核能是个相尝具有争议性的议题。

3. counterfeit  (a.) 伪造的 (n.) 伪钞 (v.) 伪造
counter / feit
against / make

  • The will is invalid because the signature is  counterfeit.
    因为签名是伪造的,所以遗嘱无效。

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