excavation = ex(出) + cav(洞) + ate(做，使) + ion(表名词) = 出洞→挖掘
exceedingly = ex(出) + ceed(走) + ing(形容词) + ly(表副词) = 走出→超出地
pretension = pre(极度) + tens(伸展) + ion(表名词) = 极度伸展的状态→自负
tensile = tens(伸展) + ile(…的) = 伸展的→张力的
active = act(做) + ive(...的) = 积极的
adaptive = ad(强化) + apt(适应) + ive(...的) = 适应的
Process may take the place of discussion and be at the expense of real collaboration, so that boxes are ticked rather than issues tackled.A radical solution, which may work for some very large companies whose businesses are extensive and complex, is the professional board, whose members would work up to three or four days a week, supported by their own dedicated staff and advisers.