TOEFL’da Çıkan 400 Kelime | 13. Ünite Ghost
adj. Related to the study of the position of stars, the sun, and the planets in the belief that they influence earthly events.
Every day, Mona read her astrological forecast in the newspaper, and she was careful if the horoscope predicted trouble.
n. Foretelling the future by finding patterns in physical objects.
In Turkey, women offer divinations by reading the dregs from a coffee cup.
v. To continually appear (in the form of a ghost) in the same place or to the same person.
Some say the ghost of Princess Hilda haunts this castle, appearing as a headless form while she plays the piano.
n. Strong fear mixed with disgust.
On Halloween night, all the horror movies were rented out.
n. Acting as an agent between people or things.
The plaintiff’s lawyer suggested that they hire an intermediary to help them discuss their case.
v. To call on for support.
In many religions, believers invoke their god by holding out their hands.
v. To reflect; to think quietly and deeply for a long time.
Every morning, the monks meditated for three hours in complete silence.
n. A dimly visible form, usually thought to be the spirit of a dead person, a sunken ship, etc.
Many visitors reported seeing a phantom who appeared around the lake.
adj. Relating to the supposed ability of the human mind to sense things that cannot be observed.
The governor’s assistant claimed to have unique psychic abilities enabling him to read people’s minds.
adj. Having the power to renew oneself for an indefinite period of time.
It is difficult to escape from a lie, as they are often self-perpetuating.