194、realize K.K: [ ] IPA: [ ]
v. 认识到，体会；实现 ★★★
I didn’t realize how important it was.
Do you realize what time it is?
☆ She has realized her dream to go abroad.
real家族成员有：real, really, realize, reality
real adj. 真实的； 真正的 ★★★
☆ A real friend is a treasure.
☆ We're in real trouble.
☆ Don't lose the necklace; it's made of real gold.
☆ My mother showed real sympathy for my situation.
☆ Don’t give me your excuses. Just tell me the real story.
really adv. 真正；实在；非常地；事实上 ★★
☆ The movie was really very moving.
☆ I have a really bad headache today.
☆ I don’t really know her well.
☆ I really hate him.
☆ It's really hard to lose your passport.
☆ Tell me what you really think.
reality n. 真实；现实；实在 ★★★★★
☆ Her dream became a reality.
☆ I’m glad you have such a positive attitude, but you can’t deny the reality. You didn’t get your visa so you can’t go abroad.
☆ Some people just can’t deal with the harsh realities of life.
超级短语一： to escape from reality 逃避现实
☆ I went to Hainan for a week because I needed a vacation. I wanted to lie on the beach and escape from reality.
超级短语二： to face the reality 面对现实
☆ You have to face the reality that your husband is leaving you.
超级短语三： to bring sb. back to reality 使某人面对现实, 不再抱有幻想
☆ A: He’s been acting too important lately.
B: I know, he needs someone to bring him back to reality. He’s only an accountant, he’s not the CEO!
超级短语四： in reality 事实上, 实际上, 其实
☆ She always tells people she is from Shanghai, when in reality she is from a small village.
超级短语五： to make sth. a reality 实现某事, 落实
☆ I’ve worked hard for ten years trying to make my dream of owning a business a reality.
Kim’s Note: This word may be difficult, but you can master it if you practice these five phrases. This word is also very common, very popular, and very necessary to understanding American English.