Journey in Life: 08/11/15

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Tuesday, August 11, 2015

"Put forward" nghĩa là gì?

Santorini church. Photo courtesy Arian Zwegers.

'Put forward' nghĩa là đề xuất, trình bày, đưa ra, nêu ra (to state an idea or opinion, or to suggest a plan or person, for other people to consider).

Ví dụ
Eurozone finance minister have put forward a four page draft proposal which Greek officials have described as "very bad" and designed to humiliate (làm nhục, làm bẽ mặt) Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his left-wing (cánh tả) Syriza government.

Interests with a stake in better roads will put forward their principles this morning. The approach includes higher taxes on gas and diesel fuels and higher vehicle fees to generate an estimated $6 billion in additional money for state and local road maintenance and improving corridors (hành lang) that enhance trade, such as those to ports.

Nixon withdrew American forces at the rate of 150,000 per year and ended participation in ground combat in 1971. He authorized negotiations subject to one irreducible condition: he never accepted Hanoi’s demand that the peace process begin with the replacement of the government of South Vietnam—America’s ally—by a so-called coalition government in effect staffed by (điều hành bởi) figures (nhân vật) put forward by Hanoi.

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A girl is reading a book while trying to "catch a tan" in sunny Dubrovnik, Croatia. Photo courtesy Marjan Lazarevski.

I am rarely bored alone; I am often bored in groups and crowds.
~ Laurie Helgoe

Tôi hiếm khi buồn chán một mình; mà thường là khi túm năm tụm ba và khi giữa đám đông.

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