同wise, intelligent (来源：英语麦当劳－英语快餐EnglishCN.com)
Whenever Saul was confused about what to do, he would always go to his sagacious grandfather for advice.
sentimental adj.情感上的 同emotional
Albert has kept his grandmother's favorite record for sentimental reasons.
同glide, slide, skitter
Tonya screamed when she saw a snake slither across the yard.
同join together, connect, interweave, unite
Film editors used to splice reels of film together to make a whole movie.
The only way the office can streamline its operations is by using computers.
同sullen, uncivil, brusque
Frank's surly manner always makes everyone around him feel grumpy.弗兰克粗暴的态度总令他身边的人觉得生气。
同ban, disapproval, prohibition, proscription
In Western countries, a taboo is placed on burping at the dinner table.
同prevent, obstruct, balk
The police thwarted the robbers' plans by finding their hide-out and arresting them.