acquaint

  vt. 通知、告知

  I acquainted him with my plan. 我把计划告诉他。

  [同]inform

  vt. 使认识,使熟悉

  We are acquainted with each other . 我们互相认识。

  [难点]

  acquaint sb./oneself with 使某人熟悉 ;把…通知某人

  be acquainted with sb. 与某人相识,了解

  become/get acquainted with 开始认识,开始了解

  adhere

  vi. 坚持,追随,依靠

  He adhered to his decision. 他坚持自己的决定。

  粘着

  Gum adhered to her fingers. 口香糖粘着她的手。

  [同]stick

  [难点]

  adhere to / stick to / cling to 坚持… 拥护… 依靠…;粘着…

  adjacent

  adj. 邻近的,毗连的

  [同]neighboring

  adj. 前后相连的

  a music programme adjacent to the news 紧接在新闻前的(或后)的音乐节目

  [词组]

  be adjacent to … 临近…;紧接在…前(或后)的

  adjoin

  v. 临近,毗连

  Mexico adjoins the United States. 墨西哥与美国界临。

  adjustable

  adj. 可调节的,可校准的