form a mental image of sth
think of sth as probable or possible
"Can you conceive of him as the president?"
"I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"
"I thought to find her in a bad state"
"he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"
"I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"
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出自： ssssW. Wharton
误 She is imagining that there is a smell of burning in the flat.
正 She imagines that there is a smell of burning in the flat.
误 I can't imagine to live without electricity.
正 I can't imagine living without electricity.
误 I imagine these young people weren't your students.
正 I don't imagine these young people were your students.
误 I imagined that I had met him before, didn't I?
正 I imagined that I had met him before, hadn't I?
误 Do you imagine how far it is from here?
正 How far do you imagine it is from here?