She is an ambitious woman.
He then attempted something more ambitious, a novel of 200,000 words.
the competitive nature of our society
A competitive person loves to win and hates to lose.
He is quite confident that he will pass the examination.
They are confident of success.
He is confident of passing the examination.
Patrick was confident of his ability to get work for himself.
David is very enthusiastic about the plan.
They are enthusiastic admirers of that movie star.
My parents are enthusiastic skiers.
Don't be so greedy -- leave some of the food for the rest of us.
The dictator was greedy for power.
She is greedy for success.
He was jealous of his friend's reputation.
Why is he so jealous?
If other men spoke to her intimately he was immediately jealous.
We are jealous of our hard-won freedom.
Her husband is very mean about money.
That was a mean trick!
The young couple made their home in a mean dwelling.
It was no mean feat to get him to agree.
He played a mean game of chess yesterday.
He's a very patient man.
He's too proud to speak to poor people like us.
She is proud that she is the cheerleader of the school.
She is proud of her accomplishments.
I'm proud to be your friend.
He is as stubborn as a mule.
The defenders put up a stubborn resistance.
This lock's rather stubborn; it needs oiling.
I had a stubborn cold and coughed day and night.
This detergent can remove stubborn stains.
He is a very talented actor.
· 14 年前