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28歳プログラマーの思うことと備忘録

金持ち父さん貧乏父さんの英語版のWords and Idioms

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以前読んだことがあるのでどうせなら
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Introduction

undergraduate

An “undergraduate” is a college or university student who’s not a graduate student. After high school, you can become an undergraduate.

学士の
学士 > 修士 > 博士
undergraduate > master > doctor

scholarship

A scholarship is an award of financial aid for a student to further their education.

奨学金

eighth grade

8年生
中学2年生くらい、確か学年の区切りが日本と違う

substantial

of considerable importance, size, or worth.

十分な、かなりの、相当な

struggled

make forceful or violent efforts to get free of restraint or constriction.

もがく、足掻く、争う

tens of millions of dollars

1000万ドル
1ドル100円計算で1億円

bill

a statement of money owed for goods or services supplied.

請求書

charismatic

カリスマ性のある

influential

影響力のある

reject

拒絶する

contrast

the state of being strikingly different from something else in juxtaposition or close association. 対照をなす
strikingly: noticeable; conspicuous; attractive; impressive: 著しく、ひときわ
juxtaposition: the fact of two things being seen or placed close together with contrasting effect. 並列、並置

contrasting points of view

対比的な見方

root of all evil

諸悪の根源

stagger

off the hook

窮地を抜け出して

fanatical

熱狂的な

on a regular basis

“Taxes punish those who produce and reward those who don’t produce.”

税金は生産者を罰し、非生産者に報酬を与える

play it safe

リスクを犯さない

liability

借金

yet one paid his bills first while the other paid his bills last.

しかし一方(のパパ)は先に請求書を支払い、もう一方は最後に請求書を支払う

perk

元気にふるまう

competent

有能な、力量のある

incredulously

indicating or showing unbelief

affluent

having an abundance of wealth, property, or other material goods

bolt of lightning

a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder

stockpile

備蓄