‘Trump DO something’: Furious 14-year-old victim’s mother screams for President to act on gun control on live TV while angry students threaten to boycott Donald’s visit
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” extremely angry “というふうに記載されていますね。
I was late and he was furious with me.
Dad was furious with us.
They were furious at not being invited to the party.
Rosie was absolutely furious that I’d borrowed her car without asking.
act on (verb)
Macmillan Dictionary によると” to start to have an effect “というふうに記載されていますね。
Don’t expect the medicine to act immediately.
The experiment should show us how sugars act on the enamel of the teeth.
threaten to do something (phrase)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to be likely to do something, especially something bad or unpleasant “ というふうに記載されていますね。
The dam threatened to break at any moment.
Tensions are threatening to erupt into full-scale confrontation.
・Grieving mother Lori Alhadeff unleashed on President Trump on Thursday, screaming during a TV interview for him to act on gun control
・Her 14-year-old daughter was among the 17 killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday As tears streamed down her face, Alhadeff yelled for Trump to do something to prevent another horrifying massacre
・Her fury has been felt by the entire school community as teachers and students directly impacted by the tragedy also called from Trump to take action
・Angry students have also taken to social media threatening to boycott Trump’s upcoming visit to the school unless he takes action
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” feeling very sad because someone has died: “ と記載されていますね。
To unleash (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to do or to cause something that has a very powerful or harmful effect “ と、 ” to allow someone or something to be free when they were previously strictly controlled “ という風に記載されていますね。
The vice president unleashed a furious attack on leading Democratic representatives in Congress.
The new tax laws have unleashed a storm of criticism.
To stream (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to flow somewhere or produce liquid, quickly and in large amounts without stopping: “ と記載されていますね。
There were tears streaming down his face.
Tears streamed down his cheeks.
The cut on her leg streamed blood.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” extreme anger: “ と記載されていますね。
She was speechless with fury.
Workers expressed their fury at the tax increases.
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” used for saying that if something does not happen, something else will happen or be true as a result “ と記載されていますね。
I can’t help you unless you tell me what’s wrong.
The car should be in the garage unless someone’s moved it.
Unless you come now, I’m going to leave without you.
You can’t get a job unless you have experience (= you can only get a job if you have experience).
They threatened to kill him unless he did as they asked.
Most wild animals won’t attack unless they are provoked.
I can’t let you in unless you give the password.
The devastated mother of a 14-year-old girl killed in the Florida high mass shooting has unleashed on President Donald Trump, screaming for him to do something to prevent another massacre.
‘President Trump, please do something! Do something. Action! We need it now! These kids need safety now,’ a grieving Lori Alhadeff begged during a live CNN broadcast on Thursday.
As tears streamed down her face, Alhadeff told of how her daughter Alyssa was among the 17 shot dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” completely destroyed: “ と、 ” very shocked and upset: “ と記載されていますね。
Thousands of people have left their devastated villages and fled to the mountains.
She was utterly devastated when her husband died.
She glared into the cameras as she furiously demanded answers and urged Trump to take action on gun control.
‘How do we allow a gunman to come into our children’s school? How do they get through security? What security is there?‘ she yelled.
‘The gunman – a crazy person – just walks right into the school, knocks down the window of my child’s door and starts shooting. Shooting her! And killing her!
‘I just spent the last two hours putting together the burial arrangements for my daughter’s funeral, who is 14.
burial arrangements for で〜の埋葬の手配 です。
‘President Trump, you say what can you do? You can stop the guns from getting into these children’s hands. What can you do? You can do a lot! This is not fair to our families and our children to go to school and have to get killed!’
ここでのkillは ” to stop something from continuing ” です。
Her fury has been felt by the entire Marjory Stoneman community as teachers and students directly impacted by the tragedy also called from Trump to take action.
To glare (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to look at someone or something in a very angry way “ と記載されていますね。
They glared at each other across the table.
She glared angrily at everyone and stormed out of the room.
He kept talking during the concert, and people were glaring at him.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” in a very angry way: “ と記載されていますね。
“Get out of here!” she shouted furiously.
He glared furiously at the teacher and then slammed his book down on the desk.
She marched out of the house furiously.
To urge (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to advise someone very strongly about what action or attitude they should take “と記載されています。
We urge that systems be put in place to prevent such accidents.
Lawyers will urge the parents to take further legal action.
The dogs are urged into fighting more fiercely by loud shouts from the crowd.
knock down (phrasal verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to deliberately destroy a building or wall “ と記載されていますね。
The far wall could be knocked down to make the room bigger.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” the act of putting a dead body into the ground, or the ceremony connected with this:“ と記載されていますね。
We went back to Ireland for my uncle’s burial.
put together (phrasal verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to produce or organize something using many different things “ と記載されていますね。
The management are putting together a plan/proposal/package to rescue the company.
Initially, they simply put together a series of guidelines.
The exhibition has been put together by a group of young artists.
Trump on Thursday addressed the nation, saying he was making plans to visit the grieving.
He also said he would ‘tackle the difficult issue of mental health,’ but did not touch on the gun control debate.
Two Marjory Stoneman teachers issued emotional pleas to Trump during televised interviews following his press conference, with one going as far as saying she wasn’t looking forward to his visit.
ここのas far asの使い方は、彼の訪問を心待ちにしていないという言うところまでいく
‘To be quite honest, I don’t really care that the president visits. Because the president is one that believes that we should have the right to bear arms,’ teacher Alicia Blonde told Fox News.
‘That it’s okay for somebody to have a weapon that could kill 40 or 50 people in a matter of seconds. So, I don’t agree with my president, with all due respect. He’s my president. He was elected by the people but I disagree with my president.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” an urgent and emotional request: “と記載されています。フォーマルな表現です。
He made a plea for help/mercy.
The police ignored her pleas for help.
They made a desperate plea for help.
The boy’s parents have made an emotional plea for him to come home.
To bear (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to carry or hold something, for example a weapon “ と記載されていますね。
a missile-bearing warship
Do you support the citizen’s right to bear arms?
in a matter of (noun)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” used for emphasizing how short a period of time is “ と記載されていますね。
In a matter of seconds, the building was in flames.
The interview was over in a matter of minutes.
The school could close in a matter of a few weeks.
with all due respect (phrase)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” used when you are going to disagree with someone or criticize someone, in order to sound more polite “ と記載されていますね。
With due respect, is that question relevant?
With all due respect, Sir, I cannot agree with your last statement.
With all due respect to the staff, I think the exam results could have been better.
I’ve been thinking about what you said and, with all due respect, I think you’re mistaken.
‘I tell you right here, right now, that as a teacher and that as a citizen of this country, I will do everything I can to change these laws.’
Melissa Falkowski, who is also a teacher at Marjory Stoneman, broke down during an interview, saying it was time for Trump and Congress to do something.
She had earlier told of how she had helped 19 students squeeze into a closet with her.
‘We were in there for probably 40 minutes. We were locked in the closet until SWAT came and got us,’ she said.
Angry students have also taken to social media threatening to boycott Trump’s visit and they demanded the President do more than just offer ‘prayers and condolences’.
It come as the Moms Demand Action went to the Capitol on Thursday with 5,000 petitions to demand change to gun laws.
Nineteen-year-old Nikolas Cruz is accused of opening fire Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, killing 17 people. A judge Thursday afternoon ordered him to be held without bond on 17 counts of murder.
without bond は保釈金なしで という意味です。
To boycott (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” to not take part in an event, or to not buy or use something as a protest “ と記載されています。
Turkey threatened to boycott the conference.
She urged people to boycott the company’s products.
People were urged to boycott the country’s products.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” the things that you say to show sympathy when someone has just died “ と記載されていますね。
We offer our condolences to David and his family on their tragic loss.
a letter of condolence
Macmillan Dictionaryによると ” a document signed by many people that asks someone in authority to do something “ と記載されていますね。
More than 300 villagers have signed a petition against the building project.
I signed a petition against the proposed closure of the local hospital today.
More than 2000 people signed a petition to protect a wildlife area from development.
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” an amount of money paid so that someone can leave prison before their trial. Bond is also referred to as bail. “ と記載されていますね。
A local bail bondsman paid John’s bond for him so that he could go back to his family pending his trial.
最後に、内容が理解でき、新しい単語も知ることができたら、必ずCambridge Dictionaryか、Macmillan Dictionaryで例文を読むようにしてください。そして一番シンプルで、自分が日常使いしときやすそうなもをノートやスマホに書き溜めておいてください。そしてこれを移動中の時などに声に出して覚えることが本当に大事です！（電車では難しいので、僕はよく歩きますw）