・パス単：A blockage in the vents rendered the air-conditioning system ineffective.
・単熟語EX：He sometimes vents his anger on his family.
・パス単：Ater his wife died, the man sought solace in his work.
・単熟語EX：He lost his wife and found solace in his pet dog.
・パス単：The hypnotist put the volunteer into a deep trance.
・単熟語EX：She worked in a trance all the night.
・パス単：Beneath a façade of domestic felicity, the marriage was in trouble.
・単熟語EX：She appeared to be in a state of complete felicity.
・パス単：The university’s publishers are a separate entity from the university and manage their own finances.
・単熟語EX：The north of the country is a cultural entity.
・パス単：No one can enter his premises without formal approval.
・単熟語EX：His argument is based on the false premise.
・パス単：He called me under the pretext of inviting me to a party.
・単熟語EX：He took off from work under the pretext of going to see a doctor.
・パス単：Although they follow different creeds, they still decided to marry.
・単熟語EX：The students shouldn’t be discriminated by religion or creed.
・パス単：When he was offered both jobs, he found himself in a quandary.
・単熟語EX：She was in a quandary about what to wear to the party.
・パス単：Some felt that the film’s depiction of the queen was disrespectful.
・パス単：The comedian first made his name in a theatrical farce.
・単熟語EX：The murder trial was a complete farce.
・パス単：At this juncture, the chairman of the conference announced a short break.
・単熟語EX：Any advice at this juncture would be appreciated.
・パス単：It would be a misnomer to describe him as a specialist in the subject.
・単熟語EX：It’s a misnomer to call such people leaders.
・パス単：The group of boys formed an exclusive clique in the school.
・単熟語EX：The boy formed a clique with some of his classmates.
・パス単：The heavy weight boxer could deliver an incredible clout with either fist.
・単熟語EX：The queen has no political clout.
・パス単：He dismissed the new policy as just a gimmick to attract voters.
・単熟語EX：This is just a gimmick to attract tourists.
・パス単：She found giving evidence in the trial a terrible ordeal.
・単熟語EX：They survived their terrible ordeal.
・パス単：The growing polarization between rich and poor is threatening the country’s social stability.
・パス単：It was the professor’s prerogative to decide the textbook for the course.
・単熟語EX：The royal prerogative has been exercised in the past.
・パス単：The full ramifications of cloning are yet to be understood.
・単熟語EX：You should consider the ramifications of your actions.