famished

famished  
 
دارم لغت می خونم. و اینکه یکی از راه های حدسِ معنی از طریق متن "حس مشترک" است و اینم مثالش:
 
“The morning had passed’away, and Rip felt famished for want of his breakfast.”—Washington Irving 
بعد میگه شما بعد از این که صبح گذشته و صبحانه نخوردید چه احساسی دارید؟
چیزی که من حدس زدم "خجالت یا شرمندگی خفیف" بود. چرا که خودم رو تو مسافرت و یا جمعی تصور کردم که من آخرین نفر بیدار می شم و باید جلوی نگاه بقیه و متلک های احتمالی صبحانه بخورم. در حالی که معنی درست "خیلی گرسنه" است. :/
 
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famished 
Child Bride  
Simin was barely 13, but sadly, old enough to be recognized as a fully grown woman. She had thick blond hair, hazel eyes, pale skin and was quite tall and curvy for her age. Her sister, 10 years her senior, had just married a guy, almost 2 decades older, and now, all eyes were riveted on her. She was a very bright little girl and just like most girls her age, she enjoyed playing dress-up games with her dolls and friends. Little did she know that her innocent made up weddings were soon to become something that she would forever dread.
She had only seen the soon-to-be groom, her sister's brother in law, once or twice. He was 12 years older. She had caught him staring at her hungrily quite a few times in those very brief encounters. The word of the mouth was that “he” was soon to become h

Child Bride