applause

  n. 热烈称赞,喝彩,鼓掌

  be greeted with applause 受到鼓掌欢迎

  [同]praise

  appreciable

  adj. 可估计的,可觉察的

  an appreciable change in the temperature 可感到的气温变化

  [同]perceptible

  appreciation

  n. 鉴别,评价,欣赏

  She showed no appreciation of good music. 她对好音乐毫无欣赏能力。

  n. 感激

  in sincere appreciation of your valuable help 由衷感激你宝贵的帮助。

  apt

  adj. 易于,倾向于

  [同]inclined

  adj. 灵巧的,灵敏的

  an apt pupil 聪明的学生

  [同]quick-witted

  adj. 贴切的,恰当的

  [难点]

  be apt to do sth. 有…的倾向的,易于…

  He is apt to forget people’s names. 她易于忘记别人的名字。

  be apt at doing sth 做某事聪明的

  He is very apt at picking up a new subject. 他很善于学习新科目。