I. union vừa là danh từ đếm được vừa không đếm được
II. Cách dùng
1. Mang nghĩa"hiệp hội, liên hiệp, liên đoàn
liên bang, liên minh"
=belonging to or connected with a union/an organization that represents the workers in a particular industry and tries to improve pay, conditions etc
IELTS TUTOR xét ví dụ:
- union members/officials/representatives
- We encourage all employees to join a union.
- the National Union of Teachers government attempts to reduce the power of the unions
- the American Civil Liberties Union
- the European Union
- The union of three towns into one (IELTS TUTOR giải thích: sự hợp nhất ba thành phố làm một)
- A union by treaty (IELTS TUTOR giải thích: sự liên kết bằng hiệp ước)
- the former Soviet Union
- I feel that women in all types of employment can benefit from joining a union.
- ...union officials
- ...the union of African states.
- ...the question of which countries should join the currency union.
- The naming of stars is at the discretion of the International Astronomical Union.
- ...the Mothers' Union.
2. Mang nghĩa"sự hợp nhất, sự kết hợp, sự liên kết"
=the state of being joined together
3. Mang nghĩa"sự giao kết, sự kết hôn"
=The marriage of two people is sometimes referred to as a union.