go up by using the hands or feet; ascend
going up by using the hands or feet
"the car couldn't make it up the rise"
"it was a difficult climb to the top"
"Did you ever climb up the hill behind your house?"
"Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
"The path climbed all the way to the top of the hill"
"This young man knows how to climb the social ladder"
"prices climbed steeply"
"the value of our house rose sharply last year"
John climbed to the topmost branches of the old ash tree.
出自： A. Ransome
I climbed up the goat-paths.
出自： J. Fowles
They climbed along the tortuous mountain trail.
The boy has climbed to the head of his class.
He climbed to the heights of power in ten years.10
From this humble beginning he climbed to a position at the very top.
It was with the support of the reactionaries at home and abroad that this young minister climbed to the Golden Throne.
Cats often find it easier to climb up a tree than to climb down.
The boy climbed up the tree like a monkey.
The fireman gripped the railing to climb up.
误 He climbed quickly on a tree.
正 He climbed quickly into a tree.
析 这里不用介词on,而用介词into,是因为进入了茂密的枝叶之中。同时, on a tree通常是指固定的东西,如果实和树叶。
误 We climbed the peak by cable car.
正 We went up the peak by cable car.
析 climb表示“爬,登”,一般指用步行方式或手脚并用; 用其他方式或工具(如“车载”)时,用go up。
误 We forgot our key so we had to climb off the gate.
正 We forgot our key so we had to climb over the gate.
析 表示“翻越”“爬过”时, climb需接 over ,不能用off。
误 We are going to climb tomorrow.
正 We are going climbing tomorrow.
析 表示体育或娱乐活动,应说go+ v -ing,而不用go+to- v 。
误 You climb the tree to see the fight.
正 You climb tree to see the fight.
误 He that would eat the fruit must climb tree.
正 He that would eat the fruit must climb the tree.
析 在说“爬树”时,如果不指明爬什么树或爬哪棵树,则不用冠词,只说climb tree; 但如果特指,则要加冠词。