make (sth worn or broken) work again; mend
put right (a wrong, mistake, etc.)
visit, especially frequently or in large numbers
(an act of) mending sth
a mended place
"the building was in good repair"
"She repaired her TV set"
"Repair my shoes please"
"One can never fully repair the suffering and losses of the Jews in the Third Reich"
"She was compensated for the loss of her arm in the accident"
"He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
"remedy these deficiencies"
"rectify the inequities in salaries"
"repair an oversight"
"A hot soup will revive me"
"This will renovate my spirits"
"This treatment repaired my health"
Jack was incapable of doing..household repairs.
出自： G. Sayer
Friendships were..fractured..beyond repair.
I..repaired to a cafe for some food.
The Baths..will, I hope, repair my strength.
出自： H. L. Piozzi
A builder is repairing someone's leaking roof.
出自： D. Dunn
The damage done to Maria in infancy took a lifetime to repair.
It was our custom after the play to repair to the local coffee house to argue about the quality of the performance.
误 The shop is closed during repair.
正 The shop is closed during repairs.
析 during repairs表示“在维修期间”,其中repair表示“维修工作”,是可数名词,并常用复数形式。
误 The ancient building is under repairs.
正 The ancient building is under repair.
析 under repair表示“在修理之中”,其中repair表示“修理”,是不可数名词,不能用复数形式。
误 Although the bridge has been used for more than fifty years, it is still in a good repair.
正 Although the bridge has been used for more than fifty years, it is still in good repair.
析 in good repair表示“维修良好”。在这个词组中, repair是不可数名词,表示“维修状况”,前面不能加a。
误 We had to divert, because the road ahead was in repair.
正 We had to divert, because the road ahead was under repair.
析 in repair的意思是in good working condition(状况良好)。“正在被修理”应该是under repair,它相当于being repaired,介词under的意思是“在…中”“在…期间”。