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Jerry asked in 社會與文化語言 · 7 years ago

exaggerate, boast of的用法

One of the most famous cities in America, San Francisco _______the greatest pubulic transportation system in the world.

A boasts of

B exaggerates

我看答案是 (A) boasts of

不懂為何B不可以 為何是 A

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  • 7 years ago
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    查字典時, 這兩個字的意思的確是差不多的, 但是其實他們還是有分別。

    boast- 在此偏向於 自豪、引以為榮、因此有名氣而感到榮耀的

    exaggerate- 此字整體而言 通常偏為貶意 過分誇張、言過其實、太誇大



    by the way, 我在舊金山住過, 交通運輸是不錯但瘋子很多又很髒。

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