雅思词汇词组必备红宝书 Unit 1-2
雅思词组1:a range of 一系列;在…范围
A:And have you got any information on different train tickets types?
B:Yes.There's a range of ticket prices depending on when you travel and when you buy your tickets.
We'd like to develop equipment with a range of size.
The famous talk show has attracted a wide range of audiences.
雅思词组2:a series of 一系列
In the sixteenth century, the East End was still a series of separate, semi-rural settlements.
16世纪时的伦敦东区仍是一系列独立的半乡村式住宅区。雅思词组3:a set of一组，一套
CD players may be a good present for the dean, and also I thought maybe a set of dictionaries. I heard him say he needed a good one.
雅思词组4:a shortage of 缺少，缺乏
There was a shortage of accommodation in East End, so marshland was drained and built on to house large number of people.
近义词组：be lack of
雅思词组5:a slice of(尤指用刀切下来的)一片，一份
A:The canteen was absolutely packed and I had to wait for ages. Then when I got to the front of the queue they had hardly any food left. So I had to get you a slice of pizza. Pm sorry.
B:Oh, that's OK. I could eat anything. I'm so hungry.
雅思词组6:a sort of 一种;有点，有几分
An old friend acted as a sort of transport organiser for everyone and the Hotel Ali in Markech was a good social base-I'd really recommend it, although I can't remember who runs it.
I had a sort of feeling that he wouldn't come.
近义词组：a kind of
雅思词组7:a stone's throw away from 离…非常近
We are just a stone's throw away from the cinema.
雅思词组8:a variety of 多种的，各种各样的
Tourists want to find a place which offer a variety of shopping.
雅思词组9:a vicious circle 一个恶性循环
I have many women patients who say they have completely given up exercise because the pain makes them so miserable. But of course that starts up a vicious circle.
air pollution 大气污染
food chain 食物链
ecological balance 生态平衡
waste disposal 废物处理
雅思词组10:a wealth of 大量的
Once corals die, their skeletons would become the habitat for a wealth of marine organisms and settlements of new coral recruits.
a wealth of后面可以接knowledge, information等抽象名词。