compare: looking at two or more things and seeing what is similar and what is different
contract: to show the differences between things that being compared
compare v.s. contract
comparing apples and oranges: means two things that they can't be compare such as apples and oranges
personnel (n) 人員；員工
All of the department's personnel are attending a training program today.
prevention (n) 預防
The class is visiting the fire station to learn about fire prevention and safety.
beneficial (adj) 有益的
Excerising regularly is beneficial to your health.
potential (n) 潛力
Taylor has a lot of potential, but she needs more work experience.
mutation (n) 突變； mutate (v) 使突變、產生突變
gene therapy (n) 基因療法
A little prevention now is better than expensive treatment later.
The government spends a lot of money on crime prevenrion programs.
beneticial (adj) 有益的；有幫助的
benefit (n) 利益；好處
A vacation might be beneficial to him right now.
Sufficient sunlight is beneficial to the growth of plants.
potential (n) 可能性；潛力
There's a potential for loss no matter what kind of investment you do.
He has the potential to become a great star.
The company has the potential for expansion.
- Apr 25 Sat 2009 19:59