appropriate 和 misappropriate?
- LouisLv 74 年前最佳解答
Something that is appropriate is suitable or acceptable for a particular situation.（形容詞）
Dress neatly and attractively in an outfit appropriate to the job.
If someone appropriates something which does not belong to the, they take it, usually without the right to do do.（動詞）
The land was simply appropriated by the rulers.
If someone misappropriates money which does not belong to them, they take it without permission and use it for their own purpose.
I took no money for personal use and have no misappropriated any funds whatsoever.
A total of $500 million is alleged to have been misappropriated.
2015-06-29 09:37:24 補充：
typo: ... and have not misappropriated any funds whatsoever.
抱歉。參考資料： Collins Cobuild English Dictionary for Advanced Learners