in a fit state for immediate use or action; fully prepared or completed
happy to do sth
(the powers of the mind) quick
"their guns were at the ready"
"she is ready to resign"
"the bridge is ready to collapse"
"I am ready to work"
"ready for action"
"ready for use"
"the soup will be ready in a minute"
"ready to learn to read"
"he seems to have ample ready money"
"a ready source of cash"
"he was ready to believe her"
"dinner is ready"
"a quick mind"
"a ready wit"
"Cook me dinner, please"
"can you make me an omelette?"
"fix breakfast for the guests, please"
"Get the children ready for school!"
"prepare for war"
"I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
Your supper may be ready.
出自： J. Conrad
Be ready to leave.
出自： S. Raven
Ready when you are.
Blackthorne readied to parry the..blow.
出自： J. Clavell
误 You must ready for the examination.
正 You must be ready for the examination.
误 He always ready to help others.
正 He is always ready to help others.
误 Do you ready?
正 Are you ready?
误 We must ready everything by three.
正 We must get everything ready by three.
正 We must be ready by three.
析 ready是形容词,不是动词,不能直接作谓语,也不能接宾语,表示“做好准备”,要用be〔get〕 ready,后可接for介词短语或动词不定式短语,表示“把(某事,某物)准备好”可说get...ready。