CET4 TEM4 IELTS 考 研 TOEFL CET6
1. stick => steak.
2. "thick slice of meat cut for roasting".
来自古诺斯语 steik,烤肉，在烤肉棍上烤的肉，来自 Proto-Germanic*staiko,插，穿刺，来自 PIE*steig,刺，插，词源同 sting,stick,stake.
- steak (n.)
- mid-15c., "thick slice of meat cut for roasting," probably from a Scandinavian source such as Old Norse steik "roast meat," related to steikja "to roast on a spit," and ultimately meaning "something stuck" (on a spit), from Proto-Germanic *staiko-, from PIE *steig- "to stick; pointed" (see stick (v.)).
- 1. The steak was tough and the peas were like bullets.
- 2. I put a forkful of fillet steak in my mouth.
- 3. I specifically asked for this steak rare.
- 4. I chomped hungrily through the large steak.
- 5. Gretchen chewed energetically on the gristled steak.
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