carry sb/sth from one place to another
seize with the hand and hold
need (a period of time); spend
study sth; teach sb or give sb lessons or instructions
get; accept or receive
swallow; eat or drink
use as a way of getting from one place to another
test or measure sth; photograph sb/sth
have the stated feelings as to; consider
get for oneself
have the intended effect; work successfully
amount of fish or game; amount of money, taken or received
a scene that has been or is to be photographed for a moving picture
"the average return was about 5%"
"It took three hours to get to work this morning"
"This event occupied a very short time"
"We lead him to our chief"
"can you take me to the main entrance?"
"He conducted us to the palace"
"Take a cookie!"
"Can you take this bag, please"
"His voice took on a sad tone"
"The story took a new turn"
"he adopted an air of superiority"
"She assumed strange manners"
"The gods assume human or animal form in these fables"
"I read this address as a satire"
"How should I take this message?"
"You can't take credit for this!"
"Bring me the box from the other room"
"Take these letters to the boss"
"This brings me to the main point"
"We are taking an orphan from Romania"
"I'll take three salmon steaks"
"He takes the bus to work"
"She takes Route 1 to Newark"
"Take any one of these cards"
"Choose a good husband for your daughter"
"She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"
"The only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter"
"I won't have this dog in my house!"
"Please accept my present"
"She took the job as director of development"
"he occupies the position of manager"
"the young prince will soon occupy the throne"
"Take the case of China"
"Consider the following case"
"It takes nerve to do what she did"
"success usually requires hard work"
"This job asks a lot of patience and skill"
"This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"
"This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"
"This intervention does not postulate a patient's consent"
"Take a test"
"Take the plunge"
"take a scene"
"shoot a movie"
"remove a threat"
"remove a wrapper"
"Remove the dirty dishes from the table"
"take the gun from your pocket"
"This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
"Have another bowl of chicken soup!"
"I don't take sugar in my coffee"
"We took a pay cut"
"take a risk"
"take an opportunity"
"Hitler took the Baltic Republics"
"The army took the fort on the hill"
"He assumes the lotus position"
"She took her seat on the stage"
"We took our seats in the orchestra"
"She took up her position behind the tree"
"strike a pose"
"accept students for graduate study"
"We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"
"take a pulse"
"A reading was taken of the earth's tremors"
"She is reading for the bar exam"
"the accident claimed three lives"
"The hard work took its toll on her"
"The escaped convict took to the hills"
"We made for the mountains"
"Please don't aim at your little brother!"
"He trained his gun on the burglar"
"Don't train your camera on the women"
"Take a swipe at one's opponent"
"be taken drunk"
"She always takes an umbrella"
"I always carry money"
"She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains"
"We took an apartment on a quiet street"
"Let's rent a car"
"Shall we take a guide in Rome?"
"We take the Times every day"
"I'll take a pound of that sausage"
"take shelter from the storm"
"He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable"
"She took credit for the whole idea"
"This surface will not take the dye"
"This box won't take all the items"
"The flask holds one gallon"
"He took to visiting bars"
"We drive the turnpike to work"
"Winner takes all"
"He took first prize"
"He got AIDS"
"She came down with pneumonia"
"She took a chill"
Small boats being used to ferry the takes of fish to the..steamer.
Clouds and..sun succeeded each other, like takes in a film.
出自： W. Golding
An unprecedented sum but peanuts in terms of the movie's ultimate take.
The Turks had taken two Castles in Hungary.
出自： A. Lovell
They're not taking me alive.
出自： J. Wain
The little girl screamed and it took us aback .
We were all taken aback by the news of the Chairman's resignation.
Jenny was taken aback by some of the portraits.
I was taken aback by what I saw.
My great-grandfather is terribly forgetful and I take after him,I can never remember anything.
Margaret takes after her father in being strong-willed.
With her light hair and blue eyes Mary seems to take after her mother, but in character she is more like her father.
It's time to take action against the rising crime rate in this city.
Action will be taken against anyone who breaks the law.
His joke was taken amiss by some of the company.
One error might make it necessary to take the whole thing apart and start over again .
He took the machine apart to show every detail of its operation.
To take the tower apart would mean wasting a lot of labour.
The reviewer mercilessly took apart the young writer's first novel.
Please don't take your hand away, it makes me think that you don't like me.
If you can move up behind the gunman you may be able to take his gun away without a fight.
Not to be taken away.
These books are for reading in the library, and may not be taken away.
这些书只能在图书馆阅读,不能拿出去。 take sb/sth ⇔ away
I'd like to take you away for a holiday, but I don't know when we shall be able to afford it.
That school is terrible; I shall take the child away at once.
You have no business taking another man's wife away with you.
What takes you away so early?
They would allow foreign investors to take away their capital gains.
The prisoner was taken away by an armed guard.
一个持枪的狱警把犯人带走了。 take sb/sth ⇔ away from sb/sth
The child was taken away from its parents on the recommendation of social workers.
These magazines must not be taken away from the library.
His Olympic medals and trophies were taken away from him.
他的奥林匹克奖章和奖牌被收了回去。 take sth ⇔ away
This drug should help to take the pain away .
If you put picric acid solution on a burn it will take the pain away at once.
I'm sorry, my attention was taken away for a moment.
对不起,刚才我走神了。 take sth ⇔ away (from sth)
27 take away 3 leaves 24.27
What is left when you take away 25 from 100?100
减去25还剩多少? take sth ⇔ away
I'd like three pieces of chicken to take away , please.
我要买三块鸡肉带走。 take sth ⇔ away
Don't let him take away your freedom to think for yourself.
别让他剥夺你独立思考的自由。 take sth ⇔ away
The shock news quite took my breath away .
Tom took the blame for his brother's mistake.
He was ready to take the consequences for his act.
他准备承担他的行动所引起的后果。 take a turn for the better
His illness has taken a turn for the better.
The weather took a turn for the better in the afternoon.
下午天气变好了。 take a turn for the worse
Her illness has taken a turn for the worse.
The situation in that country is taking a turn for the worse.
那个国家的形势正在恶化。 take it for granted that-clause
I just took it for granted that you had been told about this.
A teacher cannot take it for granted that his students always do their assignments as required.
Mr. Richard took it for granted that his son was doing well at school and he felt much relieved.
We took it for granted that they would come and join us in the discussion.
I can't take the lid off, it's stuck!
Help me to take this handle off.
Last night's strong wind nearly took the roof off!
昨夜的大风差一点把屋顶刮掉了。 take sb/sth ⇔ off
A gentleman takes his hat off when greeting a lady.
I shall never take off this ring which you gave me until I die.
Taking off his coat, he jumped into the river to save the drowning child.
I knew that my father regarded me as a woman instead of a girl, the first time he took off his hat to me when we met.
You've done a remarkably fine job — I take my hat off to you!
你干得真出色——本人深表钦佩! take sth ⇔ off
In order to save the seriously wounded soldier, the surgeon decided to take off his left leg.
为了抢救那位重伤战士的生命,外科医生决定将他的左腿截去。 take sb ⇔ off
Before the ship sank, all the passengers were safely taken off.
船沉前所有的乘客都被救出来了。 take off
The six boys got into the car and took off for the drug store.
I'd like to take off for the country as soon as I've finished work tomorrow.
我想明天工作一结束就到乡下去。 take sb/oneself ⇔ off
The director has taken the visitors off to his office.
Take yourself off, you're not wanted here.
你走吧,这儿不需要你。 take off
The tiger took off from the ground with a powerful spring.
Watch that bird taking off from the branch!
注意看那只鸟从枝头飞起来! take off
A helicopter is able to take off and land straight up and down.
We took off so smoothly that the passengers could hardly feel it.
我们的飞机起飞非常平稳,乘客几乎没有感觉到。 take off
The attack will take off from our position near the harbour.
将从我们在港口附近的阵地上发起攻击。 take sth ⇔ off
The early morning train is being taken off for the summer.
The 5 a.m. train has long been taken off.
凌晨5点的那趟车早已被取消了。 take sth ⇔ off
It is said the concert has been taken off.
The play was taken off after only three performances.
这出戏只演了三场就停止公演了。 take sth ⇔ off
We have taken the fish off, as it was not good.
这鱼不好,我们把它从菜单上去掉了。 take sth ⇔ off
I'm so pleased that I've been able to take off all that weight and get into my good clothes again!
They took off 25 percent discount for each article.
他们给每件商品都打了七五折。 take sth ⇔ off
The government has promised to take off the new tax as soon as possible.
政府答应尽快减少新征税额。 take sth ⇔ off
I'd like to take next Monday off to visit my sister in hospital.
I'm going to take a week off next month.
You need a break. Why not take a fortnight off from work?
你需要休息,为什么不休假两周呢? take sb ⇔ off
Bob likes to take his teachers off.
Bill took off Winston Churchill to perfection.
The children do like to take off the new teacher, who has a noticeable manner of walking.
那位新来的老师走路的样子很特别,孩子们很喜欢模仿他。 take sb ⇔ off
The captain decided to take Snow off and try a slower bowler.
队长决定把斯诺撤下,换一个动作慢一点的投球手试一试。 take off
After a slow start, the plan soon took off and was accepted by all the directors.
The circle of supply and demand should soon take off as the country's trade position improves.
由于国家贸易地位的改善,供销一定会很快出现兴旺局面。 take off
We must provide some really interesting new courses where the students can really take off.
Many young people take off on loud music.
许多年轻人一听到喧噪的音乐就兴奋起来。 take sb ⇔ off
She was taken off by a rare tropical fever some years ago.
几年前一种罕见的热病夺去了她的生命。 take oneself off
A quarrel was developing between husband and wife; it was high time I took myself off.
丈夫与妻子越吵越厉害,我该走开才是。 take off the gloves
Watch out for trouble when the director takes off the gloves to his Board!
She took over his work after his departure.
The children were taken to Richmend Memorial Hospital for examination.
孩子们被带到里士满医院去作体格检查。 take to sth
The criminals took to the hills to escape from police.
罪犯们为了躲避警察而逃入山中。 take sb to sth
Father is ill, so he's taken to his bed.
父亲病了,因此卧床休息了。 take to sb/sth/v-ing
He took to Sally from the moment he met her.
She thought she would be nervous looking after the horses but she soon took to them.
We ask him if the Russians would take to golf.
Bill took to drink while he was a sailor.
He has recently taken to staying in bed of a Sunday morning.
他最近养成了星期日早上不起床的习惯。 take to sth/v-ing
After a few years as a teacher he left the profession and took to journalism.
He took to repairing watches in his spare time.
他开始利用空闲时间修表。 take to sth
He took to French as though it had been his native language.
Father tried to teach John to swim, but John didn't take to it.
He took up the telephone receiver and began to dial.
Taking up a child under each arm she ran out of the fire.
她一手抱起一个孩子,冲出大火。 take sth ⇔ up
The men are coming tomorrow to take the stair mat up, ready for our move.
This old tree will have to be taken up by its roots.
Half the road surface is being taken up to lay new electric wires.
为了埋新电线,一半路面被掀开。 take sb/sth ⇔ up
Who will take breakfast up to your mother?
Please take these letters up to the main office.
请把这些信件送到总局。 take sth ⇔ up
This kind of paper claims to be able to take up more liquid than any other kind.
据说这种纸比其他纸吸水性强。 take sth ⇔ up
It's very difficult to take up a dropped stitch in this pattern.
这种织法要补针极难。 take sth ⇔ up
Now the fashion tells us all to take our skirts up again!
现在的流行式样又让咱们都把裙子弄短! take sth ⇔ up
It can take up the whole afternoon to prepare a meal.
The table takes up too much room.
That big clock will have to go, it takes up too much space in the small hall.
Writing in another language demands so much effort that it takes up all my attention.
用另外一种语言写作太费劲,我得全力以赴才行。 take sth ⇔ up
When does the Minister take up his office?
I hope to take up my new duties as your chairman at the next meeting.
我希望在下届大会以你们主席的身份开始工作。 take sth ⇔ up
At the age of sixty he took up the study of Russian.
When did Joan first take up music?
I wish I'd never taken up smoking.
我要是从不吸烟就好了。 take sb ⇔ up
Jane will be lucky if she is taken up by the famous singer.
Beckett was taken up by Joyce before becoming a famous writer.
贝克特在成为名作家之前受到过乔伊斯的指导。 take sb/sth ⇔ up
The train stops here to take up any further passengers, and then goes fast all the way to London.
列车在这里停车,再上一些乘客,然后快速直驶伦敦。 take sth ⇔ up
Joan took up the story when her sister forgot the next detail.
I put the telephone down and took up my work again.
我放下电话继续干我的活。 take sth ⇔ up
All the other children in the bus took up the song.
The whole crowd took up the shout.
整个人群都呼喊起来。 take sth ⇔ up
I'd like to take the boy's case up with a good lawyer.
I'll ask the next speaker to take up your suggestion.
我将请下一位发言人谈谈你的建议。 take sth ⇔ up
I'd like to take up your offer of a ride into town.
我愿接受你的邀请,搭你的车进城。 take sb ⇔ up
I must take you up here,I cannot agree.
You won't get far with your statement before the chairman takes you up short!
I took him up sharply when he mentioned the wrong date.
当他提到那个错误的日期时,我打断了他的话。 take sth ⇔ up
The girls will take up a collection at the end of the concert.
音乐会结束时,姑娘们就要募集捐款。 take sth ⇔ up
When can we take up the new shares?
He kindly offered to take up the note of my debt.
他好意地提出要为我支付欠债单。 take up
The boat has been in the water a long time, and the boards have taken up.
这艘船已下水很长时间了,船板都紧了。 take sth ⇔ up
Take up those loose ropes, your tent will fall down!
This part of the machine is for taking up the film.
These wires must be taken up or the machine will not work.
必须把这些电线绕紧,否则机器不能运转。 take up arms against sb/sth
All the young men of the village offered to take up arms against the neighbouring people who kept attacking them and stealing their cattle.
村里的年轻人都愿意拿起武器,迎战那些不断攻击他们并偷盗他们家畜的邻村人。 take up a attitude〔position〕
Once he's taken up a defensive attitude, it's difficult to persuade him that there's nothing to be afraid of.
I wonder if he really means that, or if he's just taking up a position on the matter.
我不知道他是真有那种意思呢,还是仅仅在此问题上表明一下自己的观点。 take up the cause of sth
More people are beginning to take up the cause of children's rights.
有更多的人开始投身于维护儿童权益的事业中。 take up a challenge
He said you can't possibly finish in time; are you going to take up his challenge?
他说你未必能按时完成; 你打算接受他的挑战吗? take up sth for sth
Someone has to take up the cudgels for children's rights, as the children are helpless to do it themselves.
She has taken up with some very strange people.
Frank has taken up with Lucy lately.
He has taken up with a bunch of pleasant, hardworking friends.
他结交了一批性情愉快、工作努力的朋友。 take up with sb/sth
He is not one to take up readily with new ideas.
他并不是一个乐意接受新观念的人。 take up with sth
She took up with the idea of becoming a musician.
她一心想成为一个音乐家。 take sb up with sth
He can't help, he's too taken up with his own problems.
He's very taken up with his new job.
I am quite taken up with the author's style.
I will take this pen.
They have taken the cottage for the winter.
He has taken in several points of interest during the last week.
When will the new manager take over?
He has taken to this good habit.
误 The girls took flowers in their hands to welcome us.
正 The girls held flowers in their hands to welcome us.
误 Great changes have been taken place in my home town since 1978.
正 Great changes have taken place in my home town since 1978.
析 take place是不及物的短语动词,不可用于被动结构。
误 I took part in the college entrance examination last July.
正 I took the college entrance examination last July.
正 I sat for the college entrance examination last July.
析 take part in表示“参加某项活动”,如表示“参加考试”,应说take the examination或sit for the examination。
误 Painting the room spent me a week.
正 Painting the room took me a week.
析 spend和take都有“花费”的意思, spend作谓语时,主语必须是人,而take的主语可以是一件事。
误 I take two hours to go to work and come back by bus every day.
正 It takes me two hours to go to work and come back by bus every day.
误 He took heavy cold the other day.
正 He took a heavy cold the other day.
析 表示“患感冒”可以说 take cold,这时cold 之前没有不定冠词a。但是如果cold前面有形容词,则形容词之前一定要有不定冠词a。
误 Learning takes your time.There is no way of speeding it up.
正 Learning takes time.There is no way of speeding it up.
误 I can't enjoy a hurried breakfast; I like to take time over it.
正 I can't enjoy a hurried breakfast; I like to take my time over it.
析 这里 take time 的意思是“费时间”“花工夫”。take one's time 的意思是“慢慢来”“从容不迫”。
误 The accident took place sometime last week.
正 The accident happened sometime last week.
析 happen 一般指事故的“偶然发生”,如交通事故、车祸、地震、火灾等。而take place是固定短语,意思为“举行、发生”,一般指通过安排而举行、发生。
误 Jim and Della both took pride of their possessions.
正 Jim and Della both took pride in their possessions.
析 “为…感到自豪”,可用take pride in,这里的介词in不能换用of。
误 It's raining. Take an umbrella.
正 It's raining. Take an umbrella with you.
析 要说明“把东西随身带去”,应该用take sth with sb, with sb 不可省略。
误 Put off your wet clothes.
正 Take off your wet clothes.
析 put off是“推迟,搪塞,劝阻,不喜欢,下车”之意。“穿衣”的英语表示法是put on,它的反义词组不是put off,而是take off。
误 The plane took away from the airport and headed south towards Guangzhou.
正 The plane took off from the airport and headed south towards Guangzhou.
析 take off from可以指飞机“从…起飞”。而 take away from是“贬低,贬损”之意。
误 He took some magazines out from his drawer.
正 He took some magazines out of his drawer.
析 take ...out意为“拿出…”,若表示“从…中拿出”,应该用take...out of结构,介词用of不用from。
误 The children are taken good care by the nurses.
正 The children are taken good care of by the nurses.
析 take care of意为“照顾”,是及物动词短语。用于被动结构时of不可以省略。
误 She stayed home and took care of her baby very well.
正 She stayed home and took good care of her baby.
析 表示“照顾得好”可以说 take good care of,而不可用 very well 来修饰固定短语 take care of。
误 They have taken a lot of trouble buying these books for us.
正 They have taken a lot of trouble to buy these books for us.
析 take trouble意为“费事”,后接不定式时可表示“做某事很麻烦”,而接动名词不具备这个意思。
误 We took for granted that you knew the whole matter.
正 We took it for granted that you knew the whole matter.
析 take...for granted意为“视为当然”,是并无确实证据即信以为真的意思。在这个结构中,常用it作形式宾语,真正的宾语为后面的从句。
误 She has learned four languages. Next year she will take Italian.
正 She has learned four languages. Next year she will take up Italian.
析 “开始学〔做〕某事”“从事某项工作”,英语应该用take up sth 表示。去掉up就不能表达此义。
误 Sorry we have taken so much of your time.
正 Sorry we have taken up so much of your time.
析 英语可以用take up sth 来表示“占用(时间或空间)”。而去掉up就不能表达此义。
误 John's taken to drink too much lately.
正 John's taken to drinking too much lately.
析 take to...表示“开始从事于…,养成…的习惯”,其中to是介词,其后应接名词或动名词。
误 He took his son from the hand.
正 He took his son by the hand.
析 take sb by 意为“握住或拉住(某人的某部分)”,这里by不可以换作from。
误 The policeman said he would take the charge of the gun.
正 The policeman said he would take charge of the gun.
析 表示“负责(处理某事或照看某人)”“接管”的含义,可以用take charge of,注意charge 之前不可以加定冠词the。
误 He was so angry with her that he took revenge at her cat.
正 He was so angry with her that he took revenge on her cat.
析 表达“向…报复”,可以用 take revenge on sb/sth,这里的on不可以用at代替。
误 He took his friend's advice to his heart.
正 He took his friend's advice to heart.
误 As soon as she saw the small child she took it to heart.
正 As soon as she saw the small child she took it to her heart.
析 表示“把…牢记在心”“认真对待”可以说 take sth to heart。而take to one's heart 的意思是“喜欢上…”“对…有好感”。
误 He took his mind away the problem by playing a game of tennis.
正 He took his mind off the problem by playing a game of tennis.
析 表示“使…不再想起”可用take one's mind off,这里的off 不可以用away 代替。
误 They no longer have to take up large numbers of temporary staff during the busy season.
正 They no longer have to take on large numbers of temporary staff during the busy season.
析 “雇用”可以译作 take on。take up 的意思是“开始从事”“接受”“接纳”等,没有“雇用”之意。
误 I had no idea that he had taken leave of himself.
正 I had no idea that he had taken his leave.
误 He took his wife's leave at the airport.
正 He took leave of his wife at the airport.
析 表示“离开”可以用take one's leave,表示“与…人告别”可以用take leave of sb。
误 He was in a hurry and took the French leave.
正 He was in a hurry and took French leave.
析 take French leave 是“不声不响地离开”“不辞而别”的意思,French之前没有the。
误 She took his patience for a sign of weakness.
正 She took his patience as a sign of weakness.
误 They took me as my twin brother.
正 They took me for my twin brother.
误 They took turn to look after the baby.
正 They took turns to look after the baby.
析 表示“(大家)轮流做某事”时,我们可以用take turns或take one's/a turn这种形式,没有take turn形式。