Tiếp nối bài “Doctor’s office” là bài “Dentist’s office” thuộc 600 từ vựng cho bài thi TOEIC. Quất ngay bạn ơi! :3
Từ vựng chủ đề “Dentist’s office”
|540||Dentist‘s office(Phòng khám)||aware||adj.||nhận thức|
|541||catch up||cập nhật|
|542||distraction||sự sao lãng|
|543||encouragement||sự khuyến khích|
Luyện nhớ 600 từ vựng cho bài thi TOEIC
1. Short conversations
Read the following conversations and see how the new words are used
[M] One of my teeth has developed a rough adge that is irritating the inside of my cheek.
[W] You need to call your dentist and make him aware of your problem.
[M] I’m having a regular appointment soon, so I’m trying to advoid scheduling an emergency appoinment.
[W] A quick overview of your dental records shows there’s cause for concern.
[M] I don’t care about cavities. I just want you to restore the shine to my teeth.
[W] Your best chance is to kick the habits of smoking and drinking coffee. They both dull the teeth.
[M] Now that we’ve caught up on your family news, let’s see how your teeth are doing.
[W] I need to be encouraged to floss more often.
[M] From the amount of tartar between your teeth, I’d say that problems was very evident.
[W] I’ll have to adjust this bright light to better illuminate your back teeth.
[M] Let me change my position. The light is in my eyes.
[W] No. Don’t move your head. Shift your eyes by watching the TV screen. Maybe the program will distract you.
2. Word Families
|Verb||Distract||The child is frightened by the instruments. Try to distract his attention while I get ready.|
|Noun||Distraction||The shoothing background music was a pleasant distraction from the driling sounds at the dentist’s office.|
|Adjective||Distracted||The distracted patient left the office without paying her bill.|
|Verb||Evidence||The dentist found evidence of decay on my wisdom tooth.|
|Noun||Evident||My lack of dental hygiene was evident without such a checkup.|
|Adjective||Evidently||Proper flossing evidently workded, since my gums are now in good health.|
|Verb||Habit||I’m trying to start the habit of flossing at least once a day.|
|Noun||Habitual||His habitual coffee drinking stained his teeth.|
|Adjective||Habitually||Jack is habitually late for his appointments, which forced the receptionist to scold him.|
|Verb||Irritate||My dentist was late for my appointment, which irritated me, especially since he did not apologize.|
|Noun||Irritatation||I have an irritatation on the inside of my mouth that won’t heal.|
|Adjective||Irritatable||The baby grew irritatable when she was teething.|
Choose the word that best completes the sentence.
1. I don’t want to ____ you, but there is a phone call waiting for you at the front desk.
2. Knowing his ____ tidiness, I’m not surprised to learn that David flosses three times a day.
3. An ____ at the gum line can be nothing serious or the symptom of a larger problem.
4. It was ____ from the X-rays that I needed dental work.
3. Short talk
Read the following passage and write the appropriate form of the new words in the blanks below
At least twice a year, Toshiro makes an appointment with his dentist. He’s _____ that taking good care of his teeth and seeing a dentist can help prevent the buildup of tarter and plaque that could cause serious problems later.
The dentist starts the appointment by looking over Toshiro’s chart, which details all the work that has been done on his teeth, as a way to ____ on Toshiro’s dental health.
Toshiro brushes ____, but is not so regular about daily flossing. His dentist is trying to ____ a better flossing ____, by demonstrating some easy-to-use techniques.
When the dentist is ready to look into Toshiro’s mouth, she adjust the height and _____ of the chair to make sure she can see all of Toshiro’s teeth. A bright light ____ Tosiro’s eyes, but ____ the dark places in the back of his mouth.
The dentist does a quick ____ of Toshiro’s mouth, looking for any obvious problems, such as a cavity or a broken tooth. The dentist asks if Toshiro has been having any problems, like tooth pain, bleeding, or soreness.
Sometimes, problems in the mouth are quite _____ and can be seen by the dentist’s trained eye. But other times, the dentist will take X-rays to make certain there are no problems in areas she cannot see, such as under the gum line or inside a tooth.
The dentist then goes to work, repairing any damange. She then _____ the natural color to his teeth with a thorough cleaning. The noise of the drills and cleaners can upset some patients, so Toshiro’s dentist is kind enough to supply earphones to provide a _____.
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- to irritate the inside of my cheek
- aware of your problem
- to schedule an emergency appoinment
- a quick overview
- to restore the shine to my teeth
- to dull the teeth
- to distract his attention
- a pleasant distraction
- a driling sounds at the dentist’s office
- to find evidence of decay
- wisdom tooth
- late for his appointments
- habitual coffee drinking
- start the habit of flossing
- late for my appointment
- to have an irritatation on the inside of my mouth
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