move, set, place, lay or fix in, on or to a stated place
cause sb/sth to be in the specified state or condition
express sth in words
"Put your things here"
"Set the tray down"
"Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"
"Place emphasis on a certain point"
"That song put me in awful good humor"
"put your ideas in writing"
"I wouldn't put it that way"
"She cast her request in very polite language"
"She put too much emphasis on her the last statement"
"He put all his efforts into this job"
"The teacher put an interesting twist to the interpretation of the story"
"Put money into bonds"
"We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
"He put her to the torture"
"put these words to music"
"arrange my schedule"
"set up one's life"
"I put these memories with those of bygone times"
Wear thy good rapier bare, and put it home.
出自：Othello , Shakespeare
He was much put about by the report of his friend's death.
He was very much put about by the false accusations brought against him.
He told her that it was useless for her to put herself about.
I was much put about.
我很发愁。 put about
The ship put about.
I am not putting my meaning across very well.
He could not put across his point of view to the audience.
The boatman put me across the river.
The bigger boats will be able to put more people across the river.
大一点的船能把更多的人渡过河去。 put sth across sb
You can't put that across me.
You'd better not try to put anything across him.
Don't think you are going to put that story across us.
She put her book aside, and we had a talk.
One should always put a little money aside for a rainy day.
I have put aside five minutes to talk to you.
做礼拜的人把祭品放在神像脚下。 put at sth
I put her age at 55.
我猜测她的年龄在55岁左右。 put sth at sth
What would you put the radius at?
I put the distance between the two cities at about five miles.
He put the time of the accident at about two o'clock.
I put the weight at about fourteen pounds.
His income can probably be put at 8000 pounds.
The total of the armed forces in the theatre of operations was put at about 50,000 men.
I am not going to allow them to put this question by, as they have done before.
He put the idea by until he was at leisure to consider it carefully.
Whatever he got besides his basic salary was put by for his old age.
Put down the window, please.
Just as I put the telephone down, the doorbell rang.
当我放下电话时,门铃响了。 put sth ⇔ down
We must put down the enemy's attack.
They had to call the police in order to put down the riot.
The troops were called out to put down the disturbance.
The uprising was put down with the utmost ferocity.
起义被极端残酷地镇压下去了。 put sb/sth ⇔ down
Can I put you down for the trip to Guilin?
When Betty read English books she always put down interesting expressions.
Let me put down your telephone number lest I forget it.
Please put your name and address down on this pad.
Everything he said was put down at once.
他说的话马上被记了下来。 put sb/sth down as/for sth/sb
At first they put down the complaints as radical talk.
We put the boy down as nine years old.
We may safely put him down as a person with a small mind.
They put him down for a fool.
他们认为他是个傻瓜。 put sth down to sth/v-ing
I put his bad temper down to having had an unhappy childhood.
He put the poor harvest down to bad weather.
They'll put it down to his craziness.
The disease was put down to bad drinking-water.
这疾病被认为是由劣质饮用水引起的。 put sb ⇔ down
He is severely put down for his careless work.
Do you think these little trees will put forth before long?
你认为这些小树不久就会长叶子吗? put forth sth
Trees put forth buds and leaves in spring.
At this time of the year all the chestnut trees put forth blossoms.
每年的这个时候栗子树都开花。 put forth sth
Representatives from various units have put forth several suggestions.
The officials of government of many countries have put forth a better system for preventing world war.
许多国家政府首脑提出了一个更好的防止世界大战的计划。 put forth sth
He put forth all his strength so as to reach the camp in time.
“Don't forget us,” she put in.
“别忘记我们,”她插进来说。 put sth ⇔ in
The teacher always put in a good word for his former pupils.
那个老师总是为他以前教过的学生说句好话。 put in that-clause
He put in that he must resign.
While they were discussing the car accident,Frank put in that the road was icy.
当他们讨论汽车事故时,弗兰克插嘴说路上覆盖着冰。 put sth ⇔ in
She always puts in an hour's reading before breakfast.
Mary puts in an hour's piano practice every evening.
玛丽每晚练一小时钢琴。 put sb/sth ⇔ in
He put in a caretaker.
The candidate was put in by a majority of one thousand.
Which party will be put in at the next general election?
下一次大选中哪个党派会当选执政? put in
The ship put in at the harbour and remained there for a day.
After the fire, the ship put in for repairs.
He puts his hands in his pockets.
Put the eggs gently in the basket.
Put the vegetables in the pan with very little water and heat quickly.
We ought to put the children in the back seat; it's safer.
我们应该把孩子们放在后面座位上,这样更安全。 put sth in v-ing
Every morning I put half an hour in reading.
I've put a lot of work in improving my English.
我下了很大的工夫进修英文。 put sth in sth
His study is a chaos; it takes long to put his papers in order.
The secretary put the files in alphabetical order.
Let's put everything in order and dust the office clean.
The surprise attack put me in a fix.
All goods should be put in order on the shelf before the supermarket opens.
She put in for a transfer to another office.
Did you put in for that post in the library that you were speaking about the other day?
你有没有申请那天你说起的图书馆的那个职位? put sb in for sth
The commanding officer is putting Sergeant Green in for the Victoria Cross.
They put off the picnic because of the rain.
They decided to put the meeting off until after Christmas.
He had to put off his trip to Japan for two weeks.
Owing to the state of the ground, the match has been put off.
The appointment was put off because of his illness.
由于他生病而推迟了约会。 put off v-ing
If you think you are sick you should not put off going to the doctor.
There is always a temptation to put off doing an unpleasant task as long as one can.
Don't put off making the arrangements until the last minute.
不要拖到最后一分钟才进行安排。 put sb ⇔ off
I wanted to say something, but her face quite put me off.
We are going there tomorrow — not even bad weather could put us off.
They had intended going into the country for the day, but were put off by reports of traffic jams.
他们本来打算那天到乡下去,但听说交通堵塞就作罢了。 put sb ⇔ off
Emil's poor condition put him off.
Her failure in algebra has put her off.
We are not going to allow a little difficulty like that to put us off.
She has been put off by his offensive remarks.
Don't be put off by the price; it's worth much more really.
Don't be put off by a little difficulty like that.
别因为这么一点点困难就泄气。 put sb ⇔ off
Ask the conductor to put you off at the Odeon .
Would you please put me off at the railway station?
Where do you want to be put off?
你在哪儿下车? put sb ⇔ off
I don't like music playing when I'm working. It puts me off.
He was just going to hit the ball when somebody sneered and put him off.
If I am once put off I find it very difficult to recapture the same train of thought.
The singer was put off by a sudden noise outside, and was unable to continue.
那位歌手受到外面突然的喧闹声的干扰,他唱不下去了。 put sth ⇔ off
We forgot to put off the radio before we went out.
Please put off all the lights as you leave the building.
Under the official regulations the central heating was put off on March 15th each year.
按正式规定,每年3月15日停止供应暖气。 put sb ⇔ off
When he asked her to name a day for their wedding, she put him off.
He tried to put me off with a vague promise.
He put her off with the excuse that he had too much work to do.
He'll probably try and put you off by promising to pay next week; but don't believe him.
I'm not going to be put off with that excuse.
I won't be put off with such vague promises.
这种含混的诺言是敷衍不了我的。 put sth ⇔ off
It's warm outside.Put your coat off.
Please put off your shoes before entering this holy building.
在进入这所神圣的殿堂之前,请把鞋脱掉。 put sth ⇔ off
You must put off your doubts.
He had put off all personal cares.
It's time to put off those foolish ideas and become serious.
It's good to have put off the responsibility of the chairmanship.
After a couple of minutes,I casually put out my hand, took the last biscuit and glanced at the man.
As the spring is coming, all the trees are beginning to put out green buds.
春天来了,树木都开始吐出绿色的嫩芽。 put sth ⇔ out
They quickly put out the fire.
Be sure to put out the light before you go to bed.
The firemen worked hard but were not able to put out the fire.
A downpour of rain put out the children's bonfire.
Smoking is forbidden here. Please put your cigarette out.
The fire was soon put out.
火很快就扑灭了。 put sth ⇔ out
The company puts out 25 new machines every month.
The firm puts out 1000 bales of cotton sheeting every week.
The firm has put out an increased number of bicycles this month.
The engine puts out thirty horsepower.
This engine puts out more electric current than the other one.
这台发电机比另一台发的电多。 put sth ⇔ out
They have already put out a new periodical.
The printers put out three numbers of the magazine in the first year.
They put out fifty new books last season.
The government will put out a new statement tomorrow.
This magazine is put out every Friday.
这份杂志每星期五出版。 put out
We put out at the crack of dawn.
Fishermen usually put out to sea in the early morning.
The ship put out to sea.
A coast guard boat put out through the waves.
一艘海岸巡逻艇破浪驶离海岸。 put sth ⇔ out
We put out the washing.
All repairs are done on the premises and not put out.
全部修缮都在家里进行,不送到外面去做。 put sb/oneself ⇔ out
We are so sorry to put you out by arriving so late.
Would it put you out to spare you just a few minutes?
Will it put you out if I bring another guest?
Please don't put yourself out. I can do it myself.
He could help us if he would be willing to put himself out a little.
Mother was always willing to put herself out to help people.
He was very much put out by the late arrival of his guests.
客人姗姗来迟使他大感不便。 put sb ⇔ out
He never compromises on matters of principle and doesn't care who he puts out.
You could tell that his rudeness had put her out by the way she slammed the door.
She was put out by her husband's remark.
She was very much put out by your rudeness.
The traveller was much put out by the loss of his bag.
She never gets put out even by the most difficult matters.
He seemed greatly put out by the arrival of the new workers.
这些新工人的到来似乎使他非常恼火。 put sth ⇔ out
He slipped on the stairs and put his ankle out.
I can't play tennis today; I've put my shoulder out.
I must put my thoughts together before I go on the platform.
This toy can be taken apart and put together with ease.
He put up his umbrella to keep off the rain.
Girls used to put their hair up on their seventeenth birthdays.
Would you please help me to put the shelf up? I can't do it myself.
你能帮我把书橱抬起来吗?我自己干不了。 put sth ⇔ up
They put up a tent when they go there.
I want to put up a fence between our property and our neighbour's.
They put up many buildings last year.
The Smiths are going to put up a new house.
These buildings were put up in 1972.
The new library will be put up soon.
A new supermarket will be put up in this neighborhood next year.
Has the machinery been put up ready for the broadcast?
广播器材安装完毕了吗? put sth ⇔ up
We'd better put up a notice here.
The students put up a poster on the bulletin board.
You are not allowed to put up advertisements on this wall without special permission.
It was the old man who put up the “FOR RENT” sign.
It's time we put up the Christmas decorations in the living room.
The notice was put up by the editorial board of the school journal.
The names of the candidates will be put up on the college notice board.
候选人的名字将贴在学院的广告牌上。 put up
We put up for the night at a farmhouse.
We put up at a small hotel on the outskirts of the town.
You're welcome to put up in my home for the night.
欢迎你在我家过夜。 put sb ⇔ up
We can easily put you up for the night.
When the travellers went to the inn, the innkeeper put them up comfortable for the night.
旅客们到达旅店后,店主把他们舒舒服服地安顿下来过夜。 put sth ⇔ up
The workers try to put up productivity.
We are planning to put up the rate of interest.
Every time a new tenant moves into that flat, he puts up the rent a bit more.
Universities have just put up their fees.
The grocer's put the price of coffee up again .
It's necessary to put the wages up on the basis of increasing production.
The government has promised that taxes will not be put up again this year.
政府已经许诺今年不再增加税收。 put up
Do you really intend to put up for that seat?
He has not made up his mind whether or not to put up for mayor again this year.
他尚未决定今年是否再次竞选市长。 put sb ⇔ up
The Liberals are putting Jim up again in the election.
Though some suggested putting up Johnson as a candidate, the majority seemed to be for Jones.
His name was put up for chairman of the committee.
他被提名为该委员会主席。 put sth ⇔ up
He'll supply the skill if you put up 80,000 yuan capital.
The millionaire put up a lot of money for the church.
The State decided to put up another two million yuan to expand the enterprise.
国家决定再拨200万元来扩建这个企业。 put sb/sth ⇔ up
The drivers have put up a fierce struggle against their employer.
They put up stubborn resistance.
He put up a good fight against his sickness.
Very little resistance was put up by the enemy.
敌人没怎么进行抵抗。 put sth ⇔ up
You have put up a good case, but I still have to decide against you.
What excuse can you put up for your actions?
Here,I'd like to put up an idea for your consideration.
我想在这儿提个意见供你考虑。 put sth ⇔ up
The farmers put up the apples in barrels.
She put up a parcel for her daughter, who was away at college.
Mother will put up a packed meal for us to take on our walk.
The medicine is put up in small bottles.
It isn't easy to put up with people who are impolite.
I don't see how Jack can put up with his wife.
We had to put up with a lot of noise when the children were at home.
Why should we put up with such terrible working conditions?
I can't put up with this toothache any longer.
I can no longer put up with his rude behavior.
误 The girl puts on a beautiful dress today.
正 The girl wears a beautiful dress today.
析 put on和wear都表示“穿,戴”,前者强调“穿”的动作,后者强调“穿”的状态。
误 He decided to put off to go to Shanghai.
正 He decided to put off going to Shanghai.
析 put off表示“推迟,延期”,后面不能接动词不定式作宾语,可接名词或动名词。
误 He was unable to put up the working conditions there.
正 He was unable to put up with the working conditions there.
析 表示“忍受”可说put up with, with不可省略。
误 I have put the book on the shelf for an hour.
正 I have kept the book on the shelf for an hour.
正 It is an hour since I put the book on the shelf.
正 I put the book on the shelf an hour ago.
误 Since she did not answer,I put down her as fearful and nervous.
正 Since she did not answer,I put her down as fearful and nervous.
析 通常只说put sb down as,而不说put down sb as。
误 He putted a hand on my shoulder.
正 He put a hand on my shoulder.