Gerard Pique and Isco to be given awards by PETA after rescuing bird during Spain’s victory against Iran
・A bird was spotted on the pitch during Spain’s win against Iran on Wednesday
・Gerard Pique and Isco both helped to remove the animal from the pitch
・PETA will give them both Hero to Animals awards for their efforts with the bird
Hero to Animals awards という賞です。
The terrified fledgling was on the pitch during the match at the Kazan Arena and Spain’s players ensured play was stopped so they could remove it from the field.
Barcelona defender Pique and Real Madrid forward Isco tried to pick up the bird and remove it from danger — with the serious risk it could be trampled underfoot.
To label (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” To label something or someone is also to name that thing’s or person’s character: “というふうに記載されていますね。
He didn’t want to be labeled a complainer, so he didn’t raise any objection to the extra work.
We shouldn’t label these boys as criminals so early in their lives.
Her latest movie has been labelled a disaster by the critics.
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” a young bird that has just learnt to fly “いうふうに記載されていますね。
To ensure (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to make something certain to happen: “いうふうに記載されていますね。
Our new system ensures that everyone gets paid on time.
We must ensure that tourism develops in harmony with the environment.
To trample (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to step heavily on something or someone, causing damage or injury: ” というふうに記載されていますね。
Somebody trampled all over my flowerbeds!
Those kids have trampled all over my flowerbeds!
He picked up the child so she wouldn’t be trampled underfoot.
People were trampled to death in the crowd.
Eight people were trampled to death (= killed) when the stadium collapsed and the crowd rushed out onto the football pitch.
The commuter in a hurry tramples anyone who gets in the way.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” under your feet as you walk; on the ground: “というふうに記載されていますね。
The grass felt pleasant and cool underfoot.
The cat keeps getting underfoot (= in the way).
Don’t wear those sandals if it’s wet underfoot.
The bird also tried to come back onto the pitch, with both Pique and Isco making sure it did not.
Animal rights group PETA have decided to honour the pair with a special award after hailing their efforts.
PETA are going to send two Hero to Animals awards to Spain’s training camp in Russia.
Both Pique and Isco will receive a framed certificate, which could earn a place in their glittering trophy cabinets.
To honour (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to show great respect for someone or something, especially in public: “というふうに記載されていますね。
He was honoured for his bravery.
She will be honoured for her work in promoting friendship between the two countries.
We are here today to honour the men and women who gave their lives for their country.
To hail (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to say publicly how good or important someone or something is “というふうに記載されていますね。
The court’s ruling was immediately hailed as a victory for freedom.
Heppner has been hailed as one of the finest tenors in the operatic world today.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” surrounded by a border: “というふうに記載されていますね。
a framed photograph
a pair of silver-framed glasses
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” an official document that states that the information on it is true: “と、” the qualification that you receive when you are successful in an exam: “というふうに記載されていますね。
a birth/marriage/death certificate
a doctor’s/medical certificate
She has a Certificate in Drama Education.
Macmillan Dictionaryによると“ bright and shining with a lot of quick flashes of light “というふうに記載されていますね。
a glittering career
Her diamond necklace glittered brilliantly under the spotlights.
‘PETA is recognising these compassionate football players for gently coaxing this little bird out of a dangerous situation and on his or her way to safety,’ said PETA Director Elisa Allen.
‘No game is more important than someone’s life, and we hope their heroic actions will encourage everyone always to come to the aid of animals in need.’
Spain picked up their first win of the competition in the Iran game courtesy of a deflected goal from Diego Costa.
To recognise (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to know someone or something because you have seen or heard him or her or experienced it before: “と” to accept that something is legal, true, or important: “、さらに ” If a person’s achievements are recognized, official approval is shown for them: “というふうに記載されていますね。
The Queen recognized his services to his country by awarding him an MBE.
Today, her achievement was recognized with a civic reception.
Macmillan Dictionaryによると“ feeling sympathy for someone who is in a bad situation because you understand and care about them “というふうに記載されていますね。
a compassionate man
I was hoping she might show a little compassion.
They had acted out of compassion.
Both women shared a compassion for victims of war.
To coax (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると“ to gently persuade someone to do something or not do something “というふうに記載されていますね。
After dinner Lily was coaxed into singing several songs.
Rescuers told how they coaxed a man out of a suicide attempt.
Perhaps you could coax your father into taking you to the station.
He has some information I want, so I’m going to try to coax it out of him over a drink.
A mother was coaxing her reluctant child into the water.
a coaxing voice
He’ll talk if you coax him.
come/go/hurry/rush to someone’s aid
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” come to help someone “というふうに記載されていますね。
Several people heard her screams, but no one went to her aid.
She went to the aid of a man trapped in his car.
A woman in the street saw that he was in trouble and came to his aid.
pick up (phrasal verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると“ to win something such as a prize “というふうに記載されていますね。
The film is tipped to pick up at least three Oscars.
The People’s Front expect to pick up a lot more votes in this year’s elections.
(by) courtesy of (phrase)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” because of: “というふうに記載されていますね。
Liverpool won the game courtesy of a fantastic shot by Locke.
To deflect (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると“ to make someone change their plans or stop what they are doing “と、” if something deflects, or if it is deflected, it starts to move in a different direction, usually because it has hit something “ というふうに記載されていますね。
Violence will not deflect us from seeking a peaceful political settlement to the problems.
His long range shot was deflected by the goalkeeper.
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）