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介词toward/towards和under的用法及例句

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1.towards的用法和例句(美国有作toward):

1)向着,方向:

A boy came running towards us.

一个男孩向我们跑来。

He was now walking towards the river.

这时他向河边走去。

She is taking courses toward a master's degree.

她正在修硕士学位的课程。

2)快到(某时):

Towards one o'clock they reached home.

快到一点时他们回到家里。

She came to see me towards the end of the week.

快到周末时她来看我。

It's getting on towards the end of term now.

现在已快到期末了。

3)对于:

The teacher was very lenient towards us.

老师对我们很松。

He has changed his attitude towards the work.

他改变了对工作的态度。

She had no ill-feeling toward him now.

她现在对他没有恶感了。

 

2.under的用法和例句:

1)在……下方(面):

They are cooling themselves under the trees.他们在树下乘凉。

He had a book under his arm.他腋下夹了一本书。

Please push the stool under the bed.请把凳子推到床底下。

2)(under用于引申意义)在……之下:

All their activities were put under unified command.

他们的一切活动都置于统一指挥之下。

All places of strategic importance came under their occupation.

所有战略要地都被他们占领。

We did that under orders.

我们是奉命行事。

3)(under引起短语作表语)表示主语所处状态等:

The road was under repair.

路正在修。

The proposal is now under discussion.

提案正在讨论。

I'm a bit under the weather.

我有点不舒服。

In 2040 Venice will be under water.

2040年威尼斯将会被水淹没。

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