He has got a forbidding appearance.
We’d better not visit the forbidding coast.
forbid sb to do sth 禁止做某事
Eg: The father forbid his children to touch the clavichord.
forbid doing sth 禁止做……事
Smoking is forbidden here.
the Forbidden City
forbid, prohibit, interdict
Swimming is forbidden here.
The law prohibits young people under 18 from going to bar.
■muster v. 鼓起
muster up / collect up / summon up ==gather / pluck up / keep up
He mustered up his courage and walked up to the girl.
■pretentious adj. 自命不凡的，矫饰的
We won’t like to visit the pretentious shop.
pretension n. 要求，虚荣，虚荣心
■labyrinth n. 迷宫
■musty adj. 陈腐的，发霉的
■rarity n. 稀世珍品
■assorted adj. 各式各样的
various types mixed together
assorted/ different / various / diverse
Eg: The word glare is different from that word slare.
various = all kinds of 强调种类数目不同
Eg: We have got various books.
in every part / all parts / various parts of the world
We have got diverse opinion.
assorted : various types mixed together. 各种各样的
He bought a bag of assorted fruits.
■junk n. 破料货，废品
表示“垃圾”的词汇： rubbish / garbage / trash / junk
■litter v. 杂乱地布满
■dedicated adj. 专心致志的
■bargain hunter 到处找便宜货买的人
■dealer v. 商人
businessman / trader / merchant / tradesman