Airbnb owner is charged with voyeurism after couple spot hidden cameras disguised as smoke detectors in their bedroom… then police find videos dating back to 2008
Cambridge Dictionaryによると名詞voyeurの意味は” a person who gets sexual pleasure from secretly watching other people in sexual situations, or (more generally) a person who watches other people’s private lives “というふうに記載されていますね。voyeurismとはその行為のことです。
To spot (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to notice someone or something “ と記載されていますね。
Hugh was spotted by local police and had to leave quickly.
The boys had been spotted buying alcohol.
If you spot any mistakes in the article just mark them with a pencil.
The police spotted him driving a stolen car.
To disguise (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to give a new appearance to a person or thing, especially in order to hide its true form “ と記載されていますね。
She arrived at his home disguised as a man.
He disguised himself by wearing a false beard.
The soldiers disguised themselves as ordinary civilians.
little tape recorders disguised as cigarette packets
His mask doesn’t disguise his identity.
To date (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to say how long something has existed or when it was made “ と記載されていますね。
When they lifted the carpet, they found a newspaper dated 5 August 1952.
The paintings have not yet been accurately dated by the museum’s experts.
・Derek Starnes and his wife, of Indiana, rented Airbnb on Longboat key in Florida
・They found a camera disguised as a smoke detector in the master bedroom
・Host, 56-year-old Wayne Natt, was arrested and charged with video voyeurism
・Natt, who lives in the home when guests are not there, said he uses the cameras to record sex parties and that they are turned off when guests are present
・Police say they found videos of individuals in the home dating from 2008
To rent (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると ” to pay or receive a fixed amount of money for the use of a room, house, car, television, etc.: ” と記載されていますね。
How long have you been renting this place?
We’re looking to buy rather than rent.
All the rooms are rented out to students.
The old lady rented me her spare bedroom for £200 a week.
My Dad has a villa that he rents (out) to tourists.
An Indiana couple figured out that they were being videotaped in the bedroom of their Florida Airbnb.
Derek Starnes and his wife planned a holiday on Longboat Key, about 40 miles south of Tampa.
They checked into a listing rented out by Wayne Natt, 56, and noticed a black hole in the smoke detector in the master bedroom, ABC Action News reported.
check into (phrasal verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to try to find out more information about a particular subject ” と記載されていますね。
I’ll check into the tours and see how much they cost.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” a list of information that is published regularly, or an item on this list ” と記載されていますね。
I’ll check the TV listings to see what’s on tonight.
The site maintains a listing of free events for children in the area.
We have published a full listing of all the nurseries in Scotland.
To find the correct TV channel, check the listings in your local newspaper.
They realized that the hole was actually a disguised camera recording onto an SD card. The couple found another similar device elsewhere in the house.
They promptly called the police, and Natt has been arrested and charged with video voyeurism.
To record (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to store sounds or moving pictures using electronic equipment so that they can be heard or seen later ” と記載されていますね。
We recorded their wedding on video.
I tried to call her, but all I got was a recorded message saying that she was away for the weekend.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” immediately ” というふうに記載されていますね。
The ambulance arrived promptly.
We’ll have to leave fairly promptly if we want to catch that train.
We try to answer readers’ letters as promptly as we can.
Natt, who lives in the home when no guests are present, said he uses the cameras to record sex parties and that all individuals attending such parties gave their consent to be videotaped.
He said that the cameras are turned off when Airbnb guests are present. The cameras that were found can be controlled remotely, police said.
Considering his claim, police asked why the cameras were hidden. He told them that it provided a ‘better angle,’ police said.
Police seized the cameras and computer equipment found at the property. Police said they found multiple videos of different individuals in the bedroom.
Starnes said he was captured on camera naked.
‘My wife and I are distressed by this situation,’ Starnes told ABC.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” a single person or thing, especially when compared to the group or set to which they belong ” と記載されていますね。
Every individual has rights which must never be taken away.
Like many creative individuals, she can be very bad-tempered.
We try to treat our students as individuals.
You need to treat your employees as individuals.
Cambridge Dictionary によると” permission or agreement ” と記載されていますね。
They can’t publish your name without your consent.
You can only come on the trip if your parents give their consent.
I asked to leave the room, and the teacher gave his consent.
He entered the building without the owner’s consent.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” used to mention a particular condition or fact about something, usually a disadvantage “と記載されていますね。
Considering the weather, they were lucky to get here at all.
Your car’s in very good condition, considering how old it is.
They’ve made remarkable progress, considering they only started last week.
Considering the price we paid, it was a very disappointing meal.
Robert played brilliantly, considering how badly injured he was.
To seieze (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” If the police or other officials seize something, they take possession of it with legal authority “というふうに記載されていますね。
Customs officers at Heathrow have seized 60 kilos of heroin.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” a building or area of land, or both together “と記載されていますね。
He owns a number of properties on the south coast.
He owns several residential properties in London and New York.
The sign said ‘Private Property, Keep Out’.
Natt’s account on Airbnb had been active for two years, investigators told ABC. He had more than 40 reviews on the site, Starnes said.
The specific listing that Starnes stayed at was at 623 Cedars Court.
Police believe there may be other victims of the alleged video voyeurism. Videos found by police date back as early as 2008, WFLA reports.
An Airbnb representative said in a statement that the company was ‘outraged’ and had ‘permanently banned’ Natt.
It further reads: ‘Our team has reached out to local law enforcement to aid them with their investigation of this egregious offense and we hope justice is served.
‘We take privacy issues extremely seriously and have a zero-tolerance policy against this behavior.’
reach out to (phrasal verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to try to communicate with a person or a group of people, usually in order to help or involve them “というふうに記載されていますね。
The new mayor is reaching out to the local community to involve them in his plans for the city.
She set up her charity to reach out to the thousands of homeless on the streets.
We are reaching out to the most vulnerable members of the community.
To aid (verb)
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” to help” と記載されていますね。
Huge projects designed to aid poorer countries can sometimes do more harm than good.
Your donation will help aid flood victims.
Police arrested a number of people suspected of aiding the terrorists.
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” extremely bad ” と記載されていますね。
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to think that someone/something is important and should be given careful attention ” と記載されていますね。
The police have to take any terrorist threat seriously.
You don’t take anything seriously, do you? It’s all one big joke to you.
Jonathan takes his gardening very seriously.
Don’t take everything he says so seriously.
These young actors take themselves so seriously!
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” a policy of punishing people for even very minor offences by using the law in a very strict way ” と記載されていますね。
The police are exercising a new policy of zero tolerance against motoring offenders.
Airbnb’s policy on surveillance devices states: ‘We require hosts to disclose all surveillance devices in their listings, and we prohibit any surveillance devices in certain private spaces (such as bedrooms and bathrooms) regardless of whether they’ve been disclosed.’
Natt has been released on bond.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” a set of ideas or a plan of what to do in particular situations that has been agreed to officially by a group of people, a business organization, a government, or a political party “というふうに記載されていますね。
What is your party’s policy on immigration?
To disclose (verb)
Macmillan Dictionaryによると” to make something known publicly, or to show something that was hidden ” と記載されていますね。
They were reluctant to disclose that profits had fallen.
She refused to disclose any details of the plan.
The journalist refused to disclose her sources.
Cambridge Dictionaryによると” without being affected or influenced by anything else that happens or exists ” と記載されていますね。
We will continue the race, regardless of the weather.
There must be equality of rights for all citizens, regardless of nationality.
I tell them the truth, regardless of what they want to hear.
The building work will proceed regardless of whether there is an agreement.
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）