Vietnamese English Dictionary

Tiếng Việt - English

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1. power


Power brings corruption.
Tim produced a perfect alveolar trill for a straight minute. The rest of the Spanish class envied and despised this vulgar display of power.
All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian, or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.
Keeping Mario in a state in which he can throw fireballs is a delicate process; that newfound power sometimes makes one cocky and careless.
The power delivered by a one square metre solar panel is approximately one watt. Therefore it is currently difficult to harvest solar energy on a grand scale.
The power of doing anything with quickness is always prized much by the possessor, and often without any attention to the imperfection of the performance.
People crushed by law, have no hopes but from power. If laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to laws; and those who have much to hope and nothing to lose, will always be dangerous.
Ursula and Chelsea are battling over the boy they both have a crush on. Judging from the blood and teeth everywhere, this seems to be more of a matter of power than love.
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.
It is impossible to escape the impression that people commonly use false standards of measurement — that they seek power, success and wealth for themselves and admire them in others, and that they underestimate what is of true value in life.
Zipang The Power Polack, a ferocious Polish berserker, flailed around wildly, charging into enemy ranks crazily without armor.
Shurrup! Don't make such a fuss over a little headache. I'm flat out of magical power - this is all your fault!
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument from it, even though but for one year, never can willingly abandon it.
In South Korea, the most powerful member of a family, usually the oldest living male, has the power to send members of his family to a psychiatric hospital as he sees fit.
Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic.

2. electric


This clock is electric.
If you calculate the electric field using this equation, the result comes out like the following.
An electric guitar doesn't sound the same as an acoustic one.
An electric current can generate magnetism.
The first electric calculator came into existence toward the end of the 19th century.
Electric cars can be recharged at home.
Aya likes intense colors, such as hot pink, electric blue and deep purple.
We have new data about production and sale of electric fly swatters worldwide.
Every hospital has a back-up electric generator in case of blackout.
Thanks to electric goods, housewives have plenty of free time.
The high speed, high comfort electric train Minsk—Brest will depart in five minutes from the fourth track at the second platform.
It seems that in Japan too, electric taxis will be operated by robots.
Electric wires were broken in many places from the heavy snowfall.
I'll never find a keyboard patch that actually sounds like an electric guitar.
He wanted to buy an electric typewriter but his friend talked him into buying a word processor.

3. electrical


Keep away from the electrical equipment.
Tom is an electrical engineer.
Never work on electrical wiring without unplugging it; it's a bad idea. I know from experience.
The company manufactures electrical goods.
Electrical appliances have made housework easier.
I bought an electrical toothbrush.
There is a fault in the electrical system.
Lightning is an electrical phenomenon.
Solar storms next year could prove disastrous for the electrical grid.
Wrap the wire in electrical tape.
Did you know that if you plug a pickle into an electrical outlet, it glows and makes buzzing noises?
Sharks are sensitive to electrical impulses as well as sound.

4. electricity


Wires carry electricity.
If it were not for electricity, our civilized life would be impossible.
People take electricity for granted until its supply is cut off.
Electricity made candles of little use in our life.
Not a day passes in which we don't use electricity in our daily lives.
We measured the electricity used during air cooling in the same way as heating, and compared the old model air conditioner to the energy conservation (2001) model.
Harnessing electricity, said the man with the bongos, is a sinful perversion of the earth's resources.
Without electricity we can't live a good life today.
I received an advisory notice about my electricity cutting off this month.
Most of them have electricity, sanitation, baths and showers.
Why do people sometimes have their electricity cut off?
We need electricity in order to make this radio work.
In Japan solar heat is used more for solar water heaters than for electricity generation.
More than iron, more than lead, more than gold I need electricity. I need it more than I need lamb or pork or lettuce or cucumber. I need it for my dreams.