"he listened for the progress of the troops"
"she rejected his advances"
"the news caused a general advance on the stock market"
"gave advance warning"
"was beforehand with her report"
"an advance party"
"at that time the most advanced outpost was still east of the Rockies"
"Time marches on"
"advance an argument"
"boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"
"I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
"Can you move the car seat forward?"
"The home team was gaining ground"
"After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
"He progressed well in school"
"My plants are coming along"
"Plans are shaping up"
"We are advancing technology every day"
"John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"
"Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"
"I got promoted after many years of hard work"
"Can you advance me some money?"
"we have to advance clocks and watches when we travel eastward"
"The stock market gained 24 points today"
The tortuous nature of scientific advance.
This development..is indubitably an advance.
Those who have advanced the art by contributing to its evolution.
The forces of the enemy advanced against them.
Our soldiers advanced bravely against the enemy.
The soldiers advanced on the enemy.
The two men advanced on each other with drawn revolvers.
We advanced on the enemy's position under the cover of darkness.
The enemy advanced on Rome, and at last conquered it.
Then he advanced to the rostrum.
The troops advanced rapidly to the river.
The enemy have advanced to the edge of the forest.
Because of reform and opening,China's industrial technology is advancing to ever-higher levels.
We advanced from victory to victory.
The colonel advanced him from lieutenant to captain.
The date of the meeting had been advanced from June 10 to June 3.
He was advanced to the rank of colonel.
He was soon advanced to the position of Secretary of State.
He worked so well that he was soon advanced to a higher position.
She was advanced from vice-president to general-president of the company.
The date for the delivering of the lecture has been advanced to the end of the month.
As I advanced towards the sleeping dog, it snarled and struck at me.
The enemy is advancing towards the castle.
The storm is advancing towards the city.
The world political system is advancing towards disorder.
These youngsters are advancing towards maturity.
Wang Junxia was in advance throughout the race.
Thank you in advance.
Everything was fixed in advance.
The booking office sells tickets 3 days in advance.
There is no reason that you shouldn't tell them in advance when you are going.
We can reserve seats for you, only if you pay in advance.
They will pay a hundred dollars in advance.
They used to pay the rent in advance.
The rent is payable in advance.
I received one month's salary in advance.
I'll go a few steps in advance of you.
She walked 2 yards in advance of her husband.
British Summer Time is one hour in advance of Greenwich Mean Time.
The cooks arrived on camp in advance of the main party.
The express train reached Beijing ten minutes in advance of its schedule.
We should make arrangements in advance of the meeting.
He is far in advance of the other pupils.
Galileo's ideas were well in advance of the age in which he lived.
She made large advances to him.
The Agriculture Bank made advances to their company.
I was wondering if you would care to make me a small advance.
The bank has made some heavy advances to the business.
It is the business of banks to make advances to firms.
An advance on wages was made.
The young man is making advances to the boss to try to increase his business.
This awful man made advances to me on the train.
Bob made the first advances towards making up his quarrel with Dick.
He made bold advances to a woman sitting next to him.
误 The officer directed his men to advance forward slowly.
正 The officer directed his men to advance slowly.
析 advance本身的意思就是move forward,在句中用了advance就不可再用forward修饰。
误 The troops advanced to the enemy fearlessly.
正 The troops advanced against the enemy fearlessly.
析 advance是不及物动词,其客体须由介词引出。advance to表示“向…进发”“向…前进”, advance against表示“迎击”“向…进攻”。
误 I see no advance to his work yet.
正 I see no advance in his work yet.
误 Advanced booking is essential for very popular plays.
正 Advance booking is essential for very popular plays.
析 advanced表示“高级的,先进的”; 表示“预先的,事先的”应该用advance。