1. restoration n. 恢復；修復
衍: restore vt. 復原
The historical museum is closed temporarily for restoration.
The new government is trying hard to restore the country's economy to its full strength.
2. abandoned a. 廢棄的；被遺棄的
衍: abandon vt. 丟棄；遺棄
The abandoned building is scheduled to be torn down this afternoon.
If the river floods, we'll have to abandon our house.
3. outdated a. 過時的
My grandfather's suit looked really outdated, so I bought him a new one.
4. repurpose vt. 重新利用；改變……的用途
The company's role is to repurpose printed data for use on the web.
5. architect n. 建築師
衍: architecture n. 建築（物）
architectural a. 建築的
Tom is the architect of this building.
The stylish architecture took me back to the Renaissance in the 15th century.
Ieoh Ming Pei received the Pritzker Prize, the world's highest architectural award.
6. convert vt. 改裝；使轉變，使轉換
衍: convert A into B 將 A 轉變／轉換成 B
Scientists are now able to convert garbage into usable fuel.
7. tackle vt. 應付，處理
Mark tackled the problem by getting his friends to help him.
8. overcome vt. 克服（困難等）
I'll try my best, no matter how many difficulties I have to overcome.
9. obstacle n. 障礙（物）
This weather is certainly an obstacle to playing volleyball today.
10. inform vt. 影響；告知，通知
衍: inform sb about / of sth 告知／通知某人某事
Victor informed his coworker about the retirement party being thrown in his honor.
＊in sb's honor 向某人致敬
11. innovative a. 創新的
The company's innovative training program is part of the reason for its success.
12. renovate vt. 更新，翻修
The gallery is being renovated and will be closed until the end of the year.
13. expertise n. 專業知識／技能
衍: expert a. 熟練的；專家的 & n. 專家
Your expertise in this area is greatly appreciated.
You should talk to a consultant for expert advice on expanding your business.
＊consultant n. 顧問
Jacob is a computer expert, so his friends always turn to him for help.
＊turn to sb 求助於某人