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Vocabularies / Phrases

Vocabulary / Phrase Part of speech Chinese English Explain
exploitation noun 剥削 treating someone unfairly in order to gain an advantage for yourself
exorbitant adjective 过高的 much bigger or more expensive than it should be
debt noun 欠款 an amount of money that you owe to someone else
behemoth adjective 巨大的 something which is extreme large and powerful
sandwiched between phrase 夹在中间 in a tight, narrow space between two large things
soft power phrase 软实力 a country using its economic and cultural influence to persuade other countries to do something, instead of using military(hard) power
controversial adjective 有争议的 causing a lot of angry public discussion and disagreement
recruitment noun 招聘 the act of getting recruits
criticize verb 批判 to say that you disapprove of sb/sth; to say what you do not like or think is wrong about sb/sth
treatment noun 待遇 a way of behaving towards or dealing with a person or thing
migrant noun (为工作)移居者 a person who moves from one place to another, especially in order to find work
recoup transitive verb 收回(成本) to get back an amount of money that you have spent or lost