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accommodation 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/əˌkäməˈdāSHən/,
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accommodations, plural;
  1. A room, group of rooms, or building in which someone may live or stay
    • - the cost includes airfare and hotel accommodations
  2. Lodging; room and board
    • - the company offers a number of guesthouse accommodations in Cape Cod
  3. The available space for occupants in a building, vehicle, or vessel
    • - there was lifeboat accommodation for 1,178 people
  4. The provision of a room or lodging
    • - the building is used exclusively for the accommodation of guests
  5. A convenient arrangement; a settlement or compromise
    • - management was seeking an accommodation with labor
  6. The process of adapting or adjusting to someone or something
    • - accommodation to a separate political entity was not possible
  7. The automatic adjustment of the focus of the eye by flattening or thickening of the lens


  1. adjustment: making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
  2. a settlement of differences; "they reached an accommodation with Japan"
  3. in the theories of Jean Piaget: the modification of internal representations in order to accommodate a changing knowledge of reality
  4. living quarters provided for public convenience; "overnight accommodations are available"
  5. the act of providing something (lodging or seat or food) to meet a need
  6. (physiology) the automatic adjustment in focal length of the natural lens of the eye
  7. Accommodation is the process by which the vertebrate changes optical power to maintain a clear image (focus) on an object as its distance changes.
  8. Accommodation is a term used in United States contract law under the Uniform Commercial Code to describes a delivery of nonconforming goods meant as a partial performance of a contract for the sale of goods, where a full performance is not possible. ...
  9. Constructivism is a theory of knowledge (epistemology) that argues that humans generate knowledge and meaning from an interaction between their experiences and their ideas (During infancy, it is an interaction between their experiences and their reflexes or behavior-patterns (Piaget called these ...
  10. Accommodation is a theological principle linked to divine revelation within the Christian church. Also called condescension, the principle of Accommodation is that God, while being in his nature unknowable and unreachable, has nevertheless communicated with mankind in a way in which humans can ...
  11. Lodging in a dwelling or similar living quarters afforded to travellers in hotels or on cruise ships, or prisoners, etc; The act of fitting or adapting, or the state of being fitted or adapted; adaptation; adjustment; -- followed by to; Willingness to accommodate; obligingness; Whatever ...
  12. (Accommodations) In the context of education, an accommodation is a change in the format or presentation of educational materials so that a student with a disability can complete the same assignment as other students. ...
  13. (accommodations) Changes in the way tests are designed or administered to respond to the special needs of students with disabilities and English learners (EL). [Ed Source]
  14. (Accommodations) Changes in how test is administered that do not substantially alter what the test measures; includes changes in presentation format, response format, test setting or test timing.  Appropriate accommodations are made to level the playing field, i.e. ...
  15. Accommodations are instructional techniques, additional supports or specialized services to help a student make progress or demonstrate learning.
  16. (Accommodations) This term refers to adaptations to learning, instruction, or assessment made by teachers for students with disabilities or English language learners (ELLs) to enhance learning and opportunities for academic success. ...
  17. (2) Accommodations) Extra provisions provided to a test taker for some particular reason, most often a disability of some kind. Examples of accommodations include a reader to read the test on the test taker’s behalf or extra time allocated to the test length to account for factors such as dyslexia.
  18. (ACCOMMODATIONS) Ajamea Uganda Safari  and Holiday prices are based on  twin-bedded accommodation with private facilities in Hotels as listed in the journey plans (or those of a similar standard) Single traveler costs are available and must be requested at the time of confirming the booking. ...
  19. (ACCOMMODATIONS) Choice of cabins is on a first-come, first-served basis.  Most cabins accommodate couples or two companion travelers.  We have a limited number of single cabins.  If you prefer a cabin to yourself, there will be a rate supplement of 50% of the single fare cost.
  20. (ACCOMMODATIONS) The information while deemed reliable is not guaranteed. Units offered for rental are individually & privately owned, and reflect the tastes of each owner. Distances to the beaches (Intracostal Waterway and Gulf) are approximate. ...
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  22. (Accommodations) Adaptations made to accommodate special needs, such as providing a large-sized font for visually impaired students. Accommodations are intended level the playing field, but not provide any advantage to those receiving them.
  23. (Accommodations) Adaptations that remove barriers to enable equal participation. These are based on the premise that students with impairments should be neither disadvantaged nor advantaged relative to other students. Students can be treated differently if it is achieving equity.
  24. (Accommodations) Changes in how testing is done to provide equal opportunity to demonstrate knowledge.
  25. (Accommodations) Changes that allow a person with a disability to participate fully in an activity. Examples include, extended time, different test format, and alterations to a classroom.