A: What is NY an abbreviation for ?
B: New York.
abbreviation n.缩写, 缩写词
A: You always abide by the law.
B: Yes, I think it is important for national governance
abide vt. 容忍
A: I think my child’s behaviour is abnormal.
B: No, he just has a lot of energy.
A: I think they should abolish all the rules in this school.
B: But then there would be chaos.
abolish vt. 废止, 废除(法律、制度、习俗等)
A: There are an abundance of flies outside.
B: I think that is because of the warm weather.
in abundance 充足，丰富
A: Mary hangs around with Joe a lot.
B: Yes, I almost mistook her as an accessory.
A: He acclaimed that he was fully recovered.
B: And do you think that he actually was?
A: How many people will your hotel accommodate?
B: Fifty, at a push.