1. chaos n. 混乱
After the failure of the electricity supplies, the city was in chaos.
2. component n. 部件
The factory supplies components for the car industry.
3. confess v. 坦白
I've committed a serious crime, which I want to confess to you.
4. constitute v. 构成
A slight error in thought may constitute a life-long regret.
5. consistent a. 一致的
be consistent with 与……一致
Your conduct is not consistent with what you say.
6. consultant n. 顾问
The spy's cover was that she was a consultant engineer.
7. controversial a. 有争议的
We tried to stay away from controversial topics at the dinner party.
8.convert v. 转变
convert the hotel into an apartment building 将酒店改建为公寓
The solar cell can convert the energy of sunlight into electric energy.
9.confront v. 面对
The difficulties that confront us seem insuperable.
10.confine v. 限制
The thief was confined in a prison.
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