小測驗 — 常用“快樂”詞彙

How happy can you be?

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聯合國將每年3月20日定為“國際幸福日”,以此鼓勵人們要找到快樂,享受幸福。英語中有不少關於“開心、快樂”的表達,但它們所表達的感情色彩和適用的場合是有區別的。你能在不同的場合中准確地表達出自己的快樂程度嗎?通過做下面的小測驗,鞏固你對常用“快樂”詞彙的掌握。

1. Which adjective best describes the extreme happiness a person might feel after winning the lottery?

a) joyful

b) pleased

c) ecstatic

d) nice

2. Which word describes the happiness you feel when you have everything you want and you enjoy your life?

a) euphoria

b) delighted 

c) smug

d) contentment

3. Which ‘happy’ idiom describes the birth of a child?

a) ‘the happy event’

b) ‘the happiest day

c) the happiness event

d) none of the above

4. Which adverb means ‘in a happy way’?

a) happier

b) happy

c) happily

d) happiest

5. Which word best describes being very happy and full of energy?

a) glad

b) carefree

c) cheerful

d) exuberant

6. Which adjective describes being happy because you are slightly drunk?

a) merry

b) alive

c) jubilant

d) all of the above

答案

1) c, 2) d, 3) a, 4) c, 5) d, 6) a.

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