allow sb/sth to enter
have room for (sb/sth)
recognize or acknowledge sth as true, often reluctantly; confess sth
"He admitted his errors"
"She acknowledged that she might have forgotten"
"We cannot admit non-members into our club building"
"This pipe admits air"
"admit someone to the profession"
"She was admitted to the New Jersey Bar"
"accept students for graduate study"
"We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"
"This problem admits of no solution"
"This short story allows of several different interpretations"
"The French doors admit onto the yard"
"This hotel can accommodate 250 guests"
"The theater admits 300 people"
"The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people"
"This ticket will admit one adult to the show"
Admitting into her kindly voice a note of exasperation.
出自： E. M. Forster
The Orphic communities..admitted slaves on equal terms.
出自： B. Russell
The office had two waiting-rooms, and I was admitted alone into one.
出自： G. Greene
His conduct admits of no excuse.
His statement admits of one interpretation only.
I admit to feeling proud of my discovery.
That man admitted to stealing the jewels from the shop.
Did he admit to stealing it?
He admitted to feeling proud of his son.
他承认为儿子感到骄傲。 admit sth to sb
He admitted his guilt to the police.
他向警方承认有罪。 admit to sb that-clause
I admitted to him that I was wrong.
He refused even to admit to me that he was tired.
She admitted to herself that they had more political sense than she did.
她承认他们的政治敏感度都比自己高。 admit sb to sth
He opened the door and admitted me to the house.
他把门打开让我进屋。 admit to sth
The gate admits to the yard.
I admit of no doubt.
该句说法是错误的，可以说I admit the truth of the statement。
He admits being ignorant of it.
He admits to being ignorant of it.
He admitted himself a failure.
误 He admits to be afraid of the thunder.
正 He admits being afraid of the thunder.
误 I cannot admit of your doing that.
正 I cannot allow you to do that.
析 admit of 一般只用事物而不用人作主语。
误 He admitted to be wrong.
正 He admitted to being wrong.
误 No one should be admitted to enter except on business.
正 No one should be admitted except on business.
析 admit本身已含有“入内”的意思, to enter为多余的。
误 He admitted me that he had made a mistake.
正 He admitted to me that he had made a mistake.
析 “对我承认…”不能说admit me that...,而必须说admit to me that...。