cause a person to have, receive; hand over to sb without payment or exchange
provide or supply
cause sb to have; ask sb to look after
perform or carry out (an action)
cause (a performance, amusement , or public event) to take place
pay in order to buy
bend or stretch under pressure
"She gave him a black eye"
"The draft gave me a cold"
"He gave me a lot of trouble"
"Our meeting afforded much interesting information"
"I gave her my money"
"can you give me lessons?"
"She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"
"Give one's name"
"Don't pay him any mind"
"give the orders"
"Give him my best regards"
"hold a reception"
"have, throw, or make a party"
"give a course"
"Throw a glance"
"She gave me a dirty look"
"What will you give her for her birthday?"
"His two singles gave the team the victory"
"give thought to"
"give priority to"
"pay attention to"
"The cow brings in 5 liters of milk"
"This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn"
"The estate renders some revenue for the family"
"give a secret to the Russians"
"leave your name and address here"
"impart a new skill to the students"
"The trompe l'oeil-illusion establishes depth"
"Can I give you my keys while I go in the pool?"
"Can I give you the children for the weekend?"
"Give a gulp"
"give a yelp"
"He gave his life for his children"
"I gave two sons to the war"
"hand me the spoon, please"
"Turn the files over to me, please"
"He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
"She committed herself to the work of God"
"give one's talents to a good cause"
"consecrate your life to the church"
"I gave him the drug"
"She gave him First Aid"
"I gave him a punch in the nose"
"grant a degree"
"give a divorce"
"This bill grants us new rights"
"The park gave way to a supermarket"
"`Move over,' he told the crowd"
"Feed the starving children in India"
"don't give the child this tough meat"
"I gave at the office"
"The wall collapsed"
"The business collapsed"
"The dam broke"
"The roof collapsed"
"The wall gave in"
"The roof finally gave under the weight of the ice"
"He gave the patient three months to live"
"I gave him a very good chance at success"
"I'll give you three books for four CDs"
"the door opens to the patio"
"The French doors give onto a terrace"
"He gave the sign to start"
"Pollini is giving another concert in New York"
"This material doesn't give"
"He gave the first of many toasts at the birthday party"
"give a decision for the plaintiff"
"This student gives promise of real creativity"
"The office gave evidence of tampering"
"He gave her his word"
"give one's opinion"
"give an excuse"
"You gave me to think that you agreed with me"
"I give you two minutes to respond"
"She gave the boy a good spanking"
"The judge gave me 10 years"
"She gave herself to many men"
"She gave her hand to her little sister"
If the weather stays fine we should have a fair surface with some give in it.
It was a one-way thing, this concern for one's children; all give and no take.
出自： P. Angadi
He's terribly conservative in things that matter. He has absolutely no give about them at all.
The little brown pennies he gave sparingly for alms.
出自： J. Steinbeck
We have invited a famous former student to give away the prizes.
He only gave away a small part of his fortune.
他只捐赠了小部分家产。 give sth ⇔ away to sb/sth
He gave away most of his fortune to the poor.
He gave away a lot of clothes to the people of the flooded area.
They gave away a large sum of money to the people of a poverty-stricken area.
他们向贫困地区人民捐赠了一大笔钱。 give sb/sth ⇔ away
He didn't want to give his comrades away.
Don't give away the ending of the story.
He was arrested for having given away state secrets.
He was given away by one of his accomplices.
他被一个同伙出卖了。 give sth ⇔ away
You've given away a good chance of success.
你失去了一次获取成功的良机。 give sb ⇔ away
Mr. Jackson gave away his daughter.
I hope that the holiday will give back my good spirits.
Living here has given me back my health.
He asked for, but never was given back, his Olympic Prizes.
他要求发还给他奥林匹克奖牌,但最终也未能要回。 give back
Give back there, the express is due.
The soldier around the door gave back to let the general through.
She gave forth the same view at the meeting.
One shouldn't give in while he or she stands and sees.
The demonstrators were compelled to give in to the police.
As neither management nor labor would give in, the union organized a strike.
The argument went on for hours as neither side would give in.
因为双方都不肯让步,争论持续了几个小时。 give sth ⇔ in
All papers should be given in before 12 o'clock.12
I'll give it to you when I catch you.
Ann's mother gave it to her for being late.
将硝酸倒在铜上,会散发出一种棕色的蒸气。 give sth ⇔ off
The liquid gave off a strong smell.
The market was full of salted fish, giving off the worst smell.
The chimney gives off a lot of harmful gases.
The fire that broke out in the plant during the night was still seen giving off a lot of smoke the next morning.
A young woman standing at the door gave out leaflets to all those who entered the hall.
Over a thousand copies of the pamphlet have now been given out.
现在已分发了一千多本小册子。 give sth ⇔ out
The minister gave out the wrong number of the rooms.
The news of the event was given out over the radio.
关于这个事件的消息通过广播发表了。 give out that-clause
The announcer gave out that the 3:30 train to Manchester would start from Platform 4.
It was given out that the strikers had decided to return to work, and place their dispute in the hands of their union.
据宣布:罢工者已决定复工,并决定将其争端交予他们的工会。 give out
He plans to stay there until his money gives out.
When we were only a few miles from our destination the petrol gave out.
It was feared that food supplies would give out before the besieged town could be relieved.
人们担心食品储备在被围的城镇解围以前就会耗尽。 give out
We had hardly started from home when the engine gave out.
Ever since I sprained my ankle I have been unable to walk very far, as I never know when it will give out.
我希望雨不久就能停。 give sth ⇔ over
It's about time you gave over that kind of conduct.
你该停止做那种事了。 give over v-ing
I have given over trying to convince him.
我已经不再试图说服他了。 give sth/sb ⇔ over to sb
He gave over charge of his office to his successor today.
We gave him over to the police.
I give up, tell me the end of the story.
我猜不出,把结局告诉我吧。 give sth ⇔ up
He has given up the idea.
She gave up her job to look after her sick mother.
It was puzzling that when presented with a chance to study in Paris for a year,Jane should have given it up.
Bad habits are not easily given up.
恶习难改。 give up v-ing
Have you given up drinking whisky before breakfast?
I advised him to give up smoking altogether.
我劝他把烟彻底戒掉。 give sb/oneself/sth ⇔ up
We had to give up the castle to the enemy.
If you catch the escaped prisoner, will you give him up to the police?
After hiding in the woods for weeks, the criminal gave himself up.
该罪犯在森林里躲了几个星期以后自首了。 give sb ⇔ up
His pulse was so weak that the doctor gave him up as dead.
When Mary didn't come by nine o'clock, we gave her up.
I had already given John up, when suddenly he walked in.
我以为约翰不会来了,他却突然走了进来。 give sth ⇔ up
The criminal has given up the names of his accomplices.
误 He has given me the present for a month.
正 It is a month since he gave me the present.
误 He gave his life to serve the people.
正 He gave his life to serving the people.
析 表示“将毕生献给…”,可说give one's life to...,其中to是介词,不是动词不定式的符号,后面应该跟名词性短语。
误 Who(m) did you give the money?
正 Who(m) did you give the money to?
正 To who(m) did you give the money?
析 当give的间接宾语为who(m)时,只能用give sth to sb 结构。