BEC中级词汇精选(32

circular

 

n. ①通告;通函传阅的小册子(传单等)

短语

a circular letter 传阅文件;通知,通函

circular of stock-taking 盘点存货通知

circular (letter of) credit 流通信用证,巡回信用证,旅行信用证

Have you seen that circular from the new furniture centre?

你见到那家本地新开的家具总汇的广告了吗?

The circular was sent to everyone in the company.

有关通函已发给公司里的每一个人。

circulate

 

v. ①传阅,分送使(货币等)流通,使周转

短语

a circulated cheque 流通支票

Please circulate these fliers.

请分送这些传单。

circulation

 

n. 流通(指货物、货币等)

短语

come into circulation 开始流通

go out of circulation 不再流通

The old banknotes are being withdrawn from circulation.

旧钞票逐渐被回收,不再流通。

There aren't many of those old machines in circulation now.

这些旧机器中仍在使用的已不多了。

the City

 

伦敦城

详解

作为英国金融中心的伦敦老区,伦敦城是国际证券交易所、主要银行和保险公司的集中地

He works in the City.

他在伦敦城工作。

Reports from the City show a general fall in share prices.

来自伦敦城的报告显示,股价普遍下跌。

claim

 

v. n. ①索赔要求(权利)

短语

counter claim 反索赔,反诉

freight claim 货物赔偿的要求

make a claim for damages 要求赔偿损害

admit a claim 同意赔款

have a claim on 有对……的要求权

Did you claim on the insurance after your house fire?

你家失火后你要求保险公司赔偿了吗?

The oil-rig workers are claiming a 12% pay rise.

石油钻井工人要求增加12%的工资。

The made a claim for higher pay.

他们提出更高报酬的要求。

The trade union put in a claim for a shorter working week.

工会提出缩短每周工作时间的要求。