get or make ready
"Get the children ready for school!"
"prepare for war"
"I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
"Cook me dinner, please"
"can you make me an omelette?"
"fix breakfast for the guests, please"
"prepare a report"
"prepare a speech"
"machinate a plot"
"organize a strike"
"devise a plan to take over the director's office"
"He is grooming his son to become his successor"
"The prince was prepared to become King one day"
"They trained him to be a warrior"
"The old master is training world-class violinists"
"we develop the leaders for the future"
"prepare the discord in bar 139"
"She is training to be a teacher"
"He trained as a legal aid"
Tiberius had a fleet standing by prepared.
出自： R. Graves
The union prepares national industrial action against overcrowding..in the jails.
他们正准备抗旱。 prepare sb against sth
He prepared Mary against bad news.
We are fully prepared against the approaching storm.
I am so busy preparing for the next examination that I can find no time to go out with you.
You'd better prepare for Mother's arrival.
Will you help me prepare for the party?
Every day they are talking about peace but actually preparing for war.
He is preparing for his departure to Chongqing.
他正准备到重庆去。 prepare oneself/sth for sb/sth
Please prepare the table for dinner.
I'm preparing a speech for the meeting on Thursday.
You must prepare everything for the trip.
The students have prepared everything for the celebration.
Right now they are preparing themselves for the Olympic Games.
The speaker prepared the way for my proposal.
My mother gets up earlier this morning.She is busy preparing breakfast for us.
I'll prepare a bed for you.
We must prepare a room for guests.
Is the meal prepared for our guests?
这是为我们的客人准备的饭菜吗? prepare for sth
We should prepare well for the negotiations.
我们应该为这次谈判做好准备。 prepare sb/oneself for sth
The doctor prepared Mother for her operation.
Prepare yourself for a surprise when you go into the room.
Be prepared for bad news.
Philip was not prepared for the question.
We were not prepared for the rain.
I always have to be prepared for yet another move to a new city.
His wife is preparing him a meal.
I am preparing to undertake the task.
I am prepared to undertake the task.
I am prepared that my son should have a tutor.
误 I prepared that I jot down some notes.
正 I prepared to jot down some notes.