1. release vt. /n. 释放，排放；解释解脱
The prisoner was questioned before his release.
The puffball is ready to release its spores.
2. exaggerate v. 夸大，夸张
The seriousness of the situation has been much exaggerated by the press.
3. evil a. 邪恶的，坏的
The book gives, as it were, a picture of the evil old society.
4. shrink vi. 起皱，收缩；退缩
Will this woolen sweater shrink when washed?
We will never shrink from difficulties.
5. subtract v. 减（去）
Please subtract a quarter of the money for your own use.
6. suburb n. 市郊
The factory is located in the suburb.
7. subway n. 地铁
I want to get there by subway.
8. survey n. /vt. 调查，勘测
A recent survey of public opinions shows that most people are worried about the increasing crime.
They surveyed the damage inflicted by the storm.
9. wealthy a. 富裕的
She's an attractive woman, and wealthy to boot.
10. adjust v. 调整，调节
Could you teach me how to adjust the iris of the camera?
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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