WOTW: explore

| - Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo |

triplo word of the week - explore


今週の #WOTW は 'explore’ です。’Explore’ is a verb, but how many different ways can we use it? We can use it in geography, medicine, business… Let’s explore that, shall we?


- Few people traveling to Nara explore the mountains beyond Nara Park. (Travel through an unfamiliar area in order to learn about it.)

- The course explores the world of branding while encouraging the students’ creativity. (See above.)

- How can oil companies claim sustainability when they’re still exploring for more petroleum? (Search for resources such as mineral deposits. Used with ‘for’.)

- In this meeting we will be exploring new opportunities for our business. (Examine or evaluate an option or possibility.)

- The book explores Locke’s political thinking. (Inquire into or discuss a subject in detail.)

- They blindfolded her and gave her the object for her to explore it with her fingers and try to guess what it was before she was allowed to see it. (Examine by touch.)

- She has a problem with male doctors exploring her, so she always asks for a female doctor. (Surgically examine a wound or part of the body in detail.)



発音は/ɪkˈsplɔː/とか /ɛkˈsplɔː/です。後ろには「あ」を言う生徒たち多いですね。言わないようにして、気を使いましょう。また来週!