1. irritate v. 使恼怒=annoy
His letter irritated me a little.
2. jeopardize v. 危及=endanger
You jeopardize your job by being late often.
Soldiers jeopardize their lives in war.
3. junk n. 废物
junk food 垃圾食品
词义辨析：junk, waste, garbage, rubbish, litter, debris,
Junk is anything that has outlived its usefulness.
4. kidnap v. 绑架
Police have uncovered a plot to kidnap the President's son.
5. legend n. 传奇
According to the old legend, Romulus was the founder of Rome.
The little girl is very interested in the old legend of immortal creatures.
6. legitimate a. 合法的=legal/lawful
He is the legitimate heir to the property.
I'm not sure that his business is strictly legitimate.
7. liability n. 责任=legal obligation；不利条件=drawback
He admitted his liability for the accident.
Lack of education was a liability in getting a job.
8. literacy n. 读写能力
I can't believe that he failed the literacy test.
9. literally ad. 逐字地; 确实地
Don't read the report literally now, just skim through it.
Speculations about its nature have been going on for literally thousands of years.
10. litter v. 乱扔
Passage Twenty-five (Exploration of the Titanic) After resting on the ocean floor, split asunder and rusting, for nearly three-quarters of a century, a great ship seemed to
Passage Twenty-seven (Analysis and Interpretation of the News) The newspaper must provide for the reader the facts, unalloyed, unslanted, objectively selected facts. But in