1 affair n.事务
When he asked me how much money I earned, I told him to mind his own affairs.
The meeting was a noisy affair.
2 attempt v.试图
I attempted to speak but was told to be quiet.
3 blade n.刀锋
A razor should have a very sharp blade.
4 broom n.扫帚
I swept the broken glass into a pile with a broom.
5 cell n.细胞
All animals and plants are made of cells.
Bees store honey in the cells of a honeycomb.
6 command v.命令
The officer commanded his men to fire at the enemy.
7 confirm v.证实
The rumor that there was flooding was confirmed by a news broadcast.
8 convince v.使相信
We are convinced that Anne went by train rather than by plane.
9 cure n.治疗方法
He has tried all sort of cures but he is still ill.
This medicine should cure you of your cold.
10 delicate adj.灵敏的
A pianist or a violinist must have a delicate sense of touch.