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旋元佑英语单词词源大挪移 行为动作字根(15)secut, sequ, su(e) = follow 跟随

Part 2 字根 表示{行为动作}的字根 secut, sequ, su(e) = follow 跟随

入门字

second (a.) 第二的

sec/ ond
follow/ 形容词字尾

进阶字

1. sect (n.) 教派

sect
follow

Moonies are followers of the Unification Church, a powerful religious sect.
统一教是个强大的教派,教徒称为“文派”。

2. consecutive (a.) 连续的

con/ secut/ ive
together/ follow/ 形容词字尾

He is in his second consecutive term as president.
他正在连续第二任的总统任期中。

3. executioner (n.) 会子手

ex/ (s)ecut/ ion/ er
out/ follow/ one who

Some vigilante groups that hunt down criminals have taken on the triple role of judge, jury and executioner.
有些追捕坏人的民兵团体自封了法官、陪审团和会子手的三重角色。

4. executive (n.) 主管 (a.) 执行的

ex/ (s)ecut/ ive
out/ follow/ 名词字尾
                   形容词字尾

Bill Gates is the Chief Executive Officer, or CEO, of Microsoft.
比尔·盖茨是微软公司的执行长。

5. persecute (v.) 迫害

per/ secut/ e
加强语气/ follow/ 动词字尾

Political dissidents are presecuted in totalitarian countries.
集权国家迫害异议人士。

6. prosecutor (n.) 检察官

pro/ secut/ or
forward/ follow/ one who

Independent Prosecutor Kenneth Starr has been called the most unpopular man in the U.S.
独立检察官史塔曾被称为美国人缘最差的人。

7. sequel (n.) 续集

sequ/ el
follow/ 名词字尾

Fans of the Die Hard series can hardly wait to see the new sequel.
《终极警探》系列的影迷迫不及待想看新续集。

8. sequence (n.) 一段,序列

sequ/ ence
follow/ 名词字尾

The dancer established the tone of the whole work in the opening sequence.
舞者在出场的那一段中就营造了整部作品的气氛。

9. sequential (a.) 序列的

sequ/ ent/ ial
follow/ 形容词字尾

Sequential instructions-dividing the actions into Step 1,2 and 3-fill the greater part of this self-helo book.
序列的说明——把动作分成第一、第二、第三步——是这本自助式书籍内容的大宗。

10. consequently (adv.) 因此,所以

con/ sequ/ ent/ ly
together/ follow/ 副词字尾

I am an auditor, not a regular student, consequently I need not do the assignment.
我是旁听生,不是正式学生,因此不必做作业。

11. inconsequential (a.) 不重要的,微不足道的

in/ con/ sequ/ ent/ ial
not/ together/ follow/ 形容词字尾

Compared with the loss of life, all other losses seem inconsequential.
比起丧失生命,所有其他的损失都不重要了。

12. obsequious (a.) 谄媚的

ob/ sequ/ ious
toward/ follow/ 形容词字尾

In The Idiot, one of the characters is portrayed as an obsequious fool who follows the rich and famous.
在《白痴》一书中,其中的一个角色被描绘成一个谄媚的呆子,整天跟着有钱、有名的人。

13. subsequent (a.) 后续的

sub/ sequ/ ent
afte/ follow/ 形容词字尾

The first polls favor the incumbent, subsequent developments, however, might still change the picture completely.
最初的民调有利于现任者,但是后续的发展仍可能使局势完全改观。

14. ensue (v.) 接着发生

en/ sue
动词字首/ follow

The government dare not crack down on the demonstration because an all-out revolution might ensue.
政府不敢镇压示威群众,因为全面的革命可能会接着发生。

15. pursuit (n.) 追求

pur/ su/ it
加强语气/ follow/ 名词字尾

The pilgrims embarked on the Mayflower in pursuit of religious freedom.
清教徒搭乘《五月花号》出发,追求宗教自由。

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