Five months after the surgical procedure, the patient requested a stronger pain medication to help ______ the daily discomfort she felt in her shoulder.
(A) exonerate (B) alleviate (C) invigorate (D) perambulate (E) scrutinize
exonerate使免除(責任)= ex-(out向外) + oner-(burden負擔) + ate(動詞字尾)= exempt
The defendant was exonerated from the accusation of crime.
exempt使免除(責任)= ex-(out向外) + empt (take拿)
The man was exempted from military service.
字根lev, lieve源自拉丁文levare，表示「raise提高舉起; lighten變輕」的意思
alleviate減輕,解除= al-(toward表方向) + levi-(lighten變輕) + ate(動詞字尾)= relieve
What should the patient do to alleviate his pain?
relieve減輕,解除= re再(-again) + lieve-(lighten變輕)
The patient needs some medicine to relieve his headache.
invigorate使充滿生氣與活力= in-(within進入) + vigor-(vig精力;體力)+ ate(動詞字尾)
The lotion can invigorate the dry skin.
revive重振,復甦,復活= re再(-again) + viv-(vig精力;體力) + e
Our hopes revived.
perambulate 巡行;巡迴;漫步= per-(through穿過) + ambul-(to walk步行) + ate(動詞字尾) -to =walk around or along a place without hurrying