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单词释义
prep.关于,对于,目的是,为了,涉及…方面,忙于,从事于,在…到处,在…四处,在…附近,围绕
adv.大约,左右,将近,几乎,到处,处处,各处,凌乱地,闲着,在某地,向后转
adj.在附近的,四处走动的,在起作用的,在流行中的
词根词缀记忆/谐音联想记忆 补充/纠错
词根ab强调+out(外面、周围)→在周围的即有关的→关 …………
其他怎么记补充/纠错
谐音记忆ab 阿爸 + out 出去 → 阿爸出去 “周围”、“四周”走走 …………
辨析记忆
about / around / round
这些词均有“在周围、在附近”之意。
about → 既可表静态,也可表动态。
around → 主要用于美国,静态或动态均可。
round → 主要用于英国,多半指动态。
almost…………
词组和短语补充/纠错
be about to do something
即将做某事
all about
到处都是
go about
着手做某事
单词例句
Tell me something about your trip.
说说你旅游的情况吧.
She and I disagree about it .
关于这一点,我和她意见不同。
I must go about my business.
我必须忙我自己的事。
Be careful about what you say.
对你所说的话小心点。
考试真题例句(机器翻译仅供参考)

六级Consumers are often hesitant to try smart-home devices because they are worried about compatibility problems.

消费者往往对尝试智能家居设备犹豫不决,因为他们担心兼容性问题。

六级According to the survey, that lack of enthusiasm could stem from concerns about privacy and security.

根据调查,这种缺乏热情可能源于对隐私和安全的担忧。

六级Americans are deeply concerned about the relentless rise in health care costs and health insurance premiums.

美国人对医疗费用和医疗保险费的持续上涨深感担忧。

四级She cared about me, and my intellectual life, even when I didn't.

她关心我,关心我的知识生活,即使我不关心。

高考He wants these kids to learn to boast about themselves.

他希望这些孩子学会吹嘘自己。

高考How about hiring our mini bus?

租我们的小巴怎么样?

六级One prevalent quality we have found in teens' statements about themselves, their friends and their families is a strikingly positive emotional tone.

我们在青少年对自己、朋友和家人的描述中发现的一个普遍的特点是一种非常积极的情绪基调。

四级The students who held a fixed mind-set, however, were concerned about looking smart with less regard for learning.

然而,持有固定思维定势的学生担心自己看起来聪明,而不太重视学习。

六级They asked both groups to generate questions about important issues needed to create recovery plans.

他们要求两个小组就制定恢复计划所需的重要问题提出问题。

六级Many consumers wonder about the necessity of having their fitness monitored.

许多消费者想知道是否有必要对他们的健康状况进行监测。

考研Building on this basic truth about interpersonal influence, the researchers studied the dynamics of social influence by conducting thousands of computer simulations of populations, manipulating a number of variables relating to people's ability to influen

基于这一关于人际影响的基本事实,研究人员通过对人群进行数千次计算机模拟,操纵与人们影响能力相关的许多变量,研究了社会影响的动态

考研About a third say the problem of fake news lies in.

大约三分之一的人说假新闻的问题在于。

考研Even the very phrase "jobseeker's allowance" is about redefining the unemployed as a "jobseeker" who had no fundamental right to a benefit he or she has earned through making national insurance contributions.

即使是“求职者津贴”这个词也意味着将失业者重新定义为一个“求职者”,他或她没有通过缴纳国家保险金获得福利的基本权利。

考研The widespread availability of such recordings has thus brought about a crisis in the institution of the traditional classical concert.

这类唱片的广泛使用给传统古典音乐会带来了危机。

考研Both France and the United States are involved in the organization's work, but France's digital services tax and the American response raise questions about what the future holds for the international tax system.

法国和美国都参与了该组织的工作,但法国的数字服务税和美国的回应让人们对国际税收体系的未来产生了疑问。

高考Competition is fierce and the chief prize is a complete stilton cheese weighing about four kilos (disappointingly, but understandably the cheeses used in the race are wooden ones).

竞争非常激烈,头奖是一块完整的斯蒂尔顿奶酪,重约4公斤(令人失望,但可以理解的是,比赛中使用的奶酪是木制的)。

考研A string of accidents, including the partial collapse of a cooling tower in 207 and the discovery of an underground pipe system leakage, raised serious questions about both Vermont Yankee’s safety and Entergy’s management- especially after the company made misleading statements about the pipe.

一系列事故,包括207年冷却塔部分倒塌和地下管道系统泄漏的发现,对佛蒙特扬基的安全和Entergy的管理提出了严重质疑,尤其是在该公司对管道做出误导性陈述之后。

考研Consumers passionate about a product may create “owned” media by sending e-mail alerts about products and sales to customers registered with its Web site.

对产品充满热情的消费者可以通过向在其网站上注册的客户发送有关产品和销售的电子邮件通知来创建“自有”媒体。

考研Americans, she finds, buy roughly 20 billion garments a year – about 64 items per person – and no matter how much they give away, this excess leads to waste.

她发现,美国人每年大约购买200亿件服装——每人大约购买64件——不管他们赠送多少,这些多余的服装都会导致浪费。

六级So much of what CES has been about is the cool.

消费电子展的大部分内容都很酷。

四级The U.S. Postal Service announced today that it is considering closing about 3,700 post offices over the next year because of falling revenues.

美国邮政局今天宣布,由于收入下降,它正在考虑明年关闭大约3700家邮局。

四级The intimate nature of genuine criticism implies something about who is able to give it, namely, someone who knows you well enough to show you how your mental life is getting in the way of good writing.

真正批评的亲密本质意味着谁能够给予批评,也就是说,有人非常了解你,向你展示你的精神生活是如何阻碍优秀写作的。

六级Today, I’d like to talk about what happens when celebrity role models get behind healthyhabits, but at the same time promote junk food.

今天,我想谈谈当名人榜样支持健康饮食,但同时推广垃圾食品时会发生什么。

四级Government legislation about models' weight.

关于模特体重的政府立法。

考研As much as some scientists may complain about the new awards, two things seem clear.

尽管一些科学家可能会抱怨新的奖项,但有两件事似乎很清楚。

考研"There has been a kind of revival or a rethinking about what guilt is and what role guilt can serve," says Amrisha Vaish, a psychology researcher at the University of virginia, adding that this revival is part of a larger recognition that emotions aren't

弗吉尼亚大学的心理学研究者Amrisha Vaish说:“人们对内疚感和罪恶感的作用有一种复兴或重新思考。”他补充说,这种复兴是一种更大的认识,即情感不是。

考研Look for cues about how others perceive you.

寻找别人如何看待你的线索。

高考At present, the world has about 6800 languages.

目前,世界上大约有6800种语言。

六级Companies are pushing it hard but make it almost overwhelming even to dip a toe in the water for the average consumer, because there are so many compatibility issues to think about.

公司正在努力推动,但对于普通消费者来说,这几乎是压倒性的,因为有太多的兼容性问题需要考虑。

考研Besides helping you feel close and connected to people you care about, it turns out that hugs can bring a host of health benefits to your body and mind.

事实证明,拥抱除了能让你与你所关心的人保持亲密关系外,还能给你的身心带来许多健康益处。

六级Some young people like to keep something to themselves and don't want their parents to know about it.

有些年轻人喜欢把一些事情保密,不想让父母知道。

四级My mother's criticism had shown me that Kafka is right about the cold abyss, and when you make the introspective ( ' , 内省的 ) descent that writing requires you are not always pleased by what you find.

我母亲的批评向我表明,卡夫卡在《冰冷的深渊》一书中的观点是正确的,当你做出内省的(“,内省的 ) 写作所需要的知识并不总是让你感到满意。

高考An express train was due to go past about thirty minutes later.

大约30分钟后,一列特快列车将驶过。

四级Everything about the look and feel of a wallet—the way the fastenings and materials wear and tear and loosen with age, the plastic and paper and gold and silver, and handwritten phone numbers and printed cinema tickets—is the very opposite of what our world is becoming.

钱包的外观和感觉——扣件和材料随着年龄的增长而磨损和松动,塑料、纸张、金银、手写电话号码和印刷电影票——与我们的世界正相反。

四级At the beginning of seventh grade, we assessed the students' mind-sets by asking them to agree or disagree with statements such as Your intelligence is something very basic about you that you can't really change.

在七年级开始时,我们评估了学生的心态,让他们同意或不同意这样的说法,比如你的智力是你最基本的东西,你不能真正改变。

考研"We estimate that either eliminating a substantial labour-rights concern, such as child labour, or increasing corporate giving by about 20% results in fines that generally are 40% lower than the typical punishment for bribing foreign officials," says one

“我们估计,要么消除大量劳工权利问题,如童工,要么将企业捐赠增加20%左右,结果导致罚款通常比贿赂外国官员的典型惩罚低40%,”一位官员表示

四级There is nothing new about the four objectives.

这四个目标没有什么新的内容。

高考Helen Mirren stars in the play by Peter Morgan, about queen Elizabeth II of the UK and her private meetings with twelve prime ministers in the course of sixty years.

海伦·米伦(Helen Mirren)主演了彼得·摩根(Peter Morgan)的话剧,讲述了英国女王伊丽莎白二世(queen Elizabeth II)及其在60年中与12位首相的私人会晤。

四级may be better at solving puzzlescan memorize things with more easemay have greater facility in abstract reasoningcan put what they have learnt into more effective usefind ways to slow down our mental declinefind ways to boost our memoriesunderstand the complex process of mental functioningunderstand the relation between physical and mental healthThe most important thing in the news last week was the rising discussion in Nashville about the educational needs of children.

能更好地解决难题能更容易地记忆事物能更容易地进行抽象推理能更有效地利用他们所学的知识找到减缓我们心理衰退的方法找到提高记忆力的方法理解心理功能的复杂过程理解生理和心理之间的关系上周新闻中最重要的一件事是纳什维尔关于儿童教育需求的讨论日益增多。

考研Airborne technologies, such as different types of radar and photographic equipment carried by airplanes or spacecraft, allow archaeologists to learn about what lies beneath the ground without digging.

机载技术,如飞机或宇宙飞船携带的不同类型的雷达和摄影设备,使考古学家无需挖掘就能了解地下的东西。

四级So it isn't surprising that you'll find plenty of strong opinions about the potential vulnerabilities of popular home-security systems.

因此,对于流行的家庭安全系统的潜在漏洞,你会发现很多强有力的观点,这并不奇怪。

考研Will such variations bring about a change in the overall structure of the food and drink market? Definitely not.

这些变化是否会改变食品和饮料市场的整体结构?绝对不是。

六级Hello, today I’m going to talk about poverty.

你好,今天我要谈谈贫困。

高考Every college discussion about community values, social climate and behavior should include recognition of the developmental importance of student autonomy and self-regulation, of the necessary tension between safety and self-discovery.

每所大学关于社区价值观、社会氛围和行为的讨论都应该包括承认学生自主和自我调节的发展重要性,以及安全和自我发现之间必要的紧张关系。

六级What can be done about mass unemployment? All the wise heads agree: there're no quick or easy answers.

如何应对大规模失业?所有智者都同意:没有快速或简单的答案。

高考A listener in China, Wang ming, who is about to get an engineering degree, wants to know how American college graduates find jobs.

即将获得工程学学位的中国听众王明想知道美国大学毕业生是如何找到工作的。

考研There are lessons about informed patient consent to learn.

关于知情患者同意,有一些经验值得学习。

六级Today's teenagers admire their parents and welcome parental guidance about important matters such as career choice—though certainly not Mom and Dad's advice on matters of personal taste, such as music or fashion.

今天的青少年敬佩父母,欢迎父母在职业选择等重要问题上的指导,当然也不欢迎父母在音乐或时尚等个人品味问题上的建议。

高考Even more worryingly, the fascination with the Internet by people in rich countries has moved the international community to worry about the "digital divide" between the rich countries and the poor countries.

更令人担忧的是,富国人民对互联网的迷恋已经让国际社会开始担心富国和穷国之间的“数字鸿沟”。

六级Having already enabled a communications revolution, the battery is now poised to transform just about everything else.

电池已经开启了一场通信革命,现在正准备改变其他一切。

六级These math circles cost nothing, or they're very cheap for students to get involved in, but you have to know about them, said Rusczyk.

Rusczyk说:“这些数学圈不花钱,或者学生参与其中的成本很低,但你必须了解它们。”。

考研A Harvard Business School study found that observers consistently rated those who were frank about themselves more highly, while those who hid lost trustworthiness.

哈佛商学院(Harvard Business School)的一项研究发现,观察者一贯认为那些对自己坦诚的人的评价更高,而那些隐瞒真相的人则失去了可信度。

四级Russians, for example, began to wake up about a half-hour later each day after President Vladimir Putin shifted the country permanently to winter time starting on October 26.

例如,俄罗斯总统弗拉基米尔·普京从10月26日起将该国永久性地改为冬季后,俄罗斯人开始每天大约半小时后醒来。

考研As a discovery claim works it through the community, the interaction and confrontation between shared and competing beliefs about the science and the technology involved transforms an individual’s discovery claim into the community’s credible discovery.

当发现主张在社区中发挥作用时,关于所涉及的科学和技术的共享和相互竞争的信念之间的互动和对抗将个人的发现主张转变为社区可信的发现。

考研Ms Brooks may or may not have had suspicions about how her journalists got their stories, but she asked no questions, gave no instructions—nor received traceable, recorded answers.

布鲁克斯女士可能怀疑,也可能不怀疑她的记者是如何得到他们的报道的,但她没有提出任何问题,没有给出任何指示,也没有收到可追踪的、有记录的答案。

四级Not everyone with a tendency to fantasise will develop HSAM, though, so Patihis suggests that something must have caused them to think so much about their past.

然而,并不是每个有幻想倾向的人都会发展出HSAM,所以帕提斯认为一定是什么原因让他们对自己的过去思考了这么多。

高考And I went into a speech about how hard I worked and the gains I was making.

我发表了一篇演讲,讲述了我是如何努力工作和取得的成就。

考研But historically we have spent about 12 percent of our days contemplating the longer term.

但从历史上看,我们每天大约有12%的时间在思考更长期的问题。

六级Teachers in low-income urban and rural areas with no history of participating in math competitions may not know about advanced-math opportunities like MathCounts—and those who do may not have support or feel trained to lead them.

在低收入的城市和农村地区,没有参加过数学竞赛的历史的教师可能不知道像MathCounts这样的高等数学机会,而那些不知道的教师可能得不到支持,或者觉得没有受过训练来领导他们。

四级And Record and Austin are worried not just about the models themselves, but about the vast number of girls and women their images influence.

Record和Austin不仅担心模特本身,还担心她们的形象所影响的大量女孩和女性。

六级Throughout these series, you will learn more about the profession, the necessary steps to get a social work degree, the rich history of social work and many ways that social workers help others.

在本系列中,您将了解更多有关社会工作的专业知识、获得社会工作学位的必要步骤、丰富的社会工作历史以及社会工作者帮助他人的许多方式。

考研It also sent a clear message to the outside world about his aspirations.

它还向外界发出了关于他的愿望的明确信息。

六级Chinese officials say the expansion in Antarctica prioritises scientific research, but they also acknowledge that concerns about resource security influence their moves.

中国官员说,在南极洲的扩张优先考虑科学研究,但他们也承认,对资源安全的担忧影响了他们的行动。

四级Abundant information about cooking is available either online or on TV.

有关烹饪的丰富信息可以在网上或电视上获得。

高考About thirty percent of the world's exports of tea makes its way to London.

世界上大约30%的茶叶出口到伦敦。

考研Privacy law builds on the concept of damage to an individual from identifiable knowledge about them.

隐私法建立在对个人的可识别知识造成损害的概念之上。

考研Stemming climate change, for example, is as much about changing consumption patterns and promoting tax acceptance as it is about developing clean energy.

例如,遏制气候变化既关乎发展清洁能源,也关乎改变消费模式和促进税收接受。

高考And there is nothing mysterious about the mighty forces.

强大的力量并没有什么神秘之处。

六级Earlier this year, British explorer  Hadow and his team trekked for three months across the frozen Arctic Ocean, taking measurements and recording observations about the ice.

今年早些时候,英国探险家;哈多和他的团队在冰冻的北冰洋上跋涉了三个月,对冰层进行了测量和记录。

考研To take this approach to the New Englanders normally mean to start with the Puritans’ theological innovations and their distinctive ideas about the church-important subjects that we may not neglect.

对新英格兰人采取这种方法通常意味着从清教徒的神学创新和他们关于教会重要主题的独特思想开始,我们不能忽视这些主题。

高考An argument about different methods of moving blocks to the pyramid site.

关于将石块移动到金字塔遗址的不同方法的争论。

考研But it is really happiness that's linked to investment, or could something else about happier cities explain why firms there spend more on R and D?

但真正与投资相关的是幸福感,或者幸福城市的其他因素能解释为什么那里的企业在研发上花费更多吗?

高考Daydreaming means people think about something pleasant, especially when this makes them forget what they should be doing.

白日梦意味着人们想一些愉快的事情,尤其是当这让他们忘记他们应该做什么的时候。

考研The researchers’ argument stems from a simple observation about social influence,with the exception of a few celebrities like Oprah Winfrey-whose outsize presence is primarily a function of media,not interpersonal,influence-even the most influential members of a population simply don’t interact with that many others.

研究人员的论点来源于对社会影响的简单观察,除了奥普拉·温弗瑞(Oprah Winfrey)等少数名人,他们的超凡存在主要是媒体的作用,而不是人际影响,即使是人口中最有影响力的成员也不会与那么多其他人互动。

高考At first Robert wouldn't let his daughter go diving, but eventually he gave in as she was so confidence about her skills.

起初罗伯特不让他的女儿去潜水,但最终他让步了,因为她对自己的技术如此自信。

高考Competent adults know more about love than work.

有能力的成年人比工作更懂得爱。

高考Between the ages of about 12 and 50, women produce hormones that are involved in fertility (生育能力).

在12岁到50岁之间,女性会产生与生育有关的激素(生育能力).

六级But US researchers quietly complain about budget restraints and having far fewer icebreakers than Russia, limiting the reach of the United States in Antarctica.

但美国研究人员悄悄抱怨预算限制,破冰船比俄罗斯少得多,限制了美国在南极洲的活动范围。

考研At the same time, the policy addresses none of the truly thorny questions about homework.

与此同时,该政策没有解决任何真正棘手的家庭作业问题。

高考Ask about today's activities at the great hall information desk.

在大会堂问讯处询问今天的活动。

六级Enrollees would have to pay more money for many services out of their own pockets, and that would encourage them to think twice about whether an expensive or redundant test was worth it.

报名者将不得不从自己的口袋中为许多服务支付更多的费用,这将鼓励他们重新考虑是否值得进行昂贵或重复的测试。

六级I’m going to define what love is, but then most of the experiments I’m going to talk about are really focused more on attraction than love.

我将要定义什么是爱,但我将要谈论的大多数实验实际上更多地关注吸引力而不是爱。

考研This type of integrity requires well-enforced laws in government transparency, such as records of official meetings, rules on lobbying, and information about each elected leader’s source of wealth.

这类廉洁要求政府透明度方面的法律得到严格执行,如官方会议记录、游说规则以及每位当选领导人的财富来源信息。

四级We all have our own ideas about what would bring our parents happiness.

对于什么能给父母带来幸福,我们都有自己的想法。

六级It is natural for students to make complaints about university education.

学生抱怨大学教育是很自然的事。

考研In the idealized version of how science is done, facts about the world are waiting to be observed and collected by objective researchers who use the scientific method to carry out their work.

在科学是如何完成的理想化版本中,关于世界的事实等待着使用科学方法开展工作的客观研究人员观察和收集。

考研Even Tommasini, who had advocated Gilbert’s appointment in the Times, calls him “an unpretentious musician with no air of the formidable conductor about him”.

就连在《泰晤士报》上鼓吹任命吉尔伯特的托马西尼也称他为“一位谦逊的音乐家,身上没有令人敬畏的指挥家的神气”。

四级I'm talking about a ‘simulation(' 模 拟), I'm talking about ‘being able to solve this problem.

我说的是“模拟”模 拟), 我说的是‘能够解决这个问题’。

高考For the first time, I feel good about myself because I'm doing something, not because someone told me I was doing good.

第一次,我对自己感觉良好是因为我正在做一些事情,而不是因为有人告诉我我做得很好。

考研Certainly, there are valid concerns about the patchwork regulations that could result if every state sets its own rules.

当然,如果每个州都制定自己的规则,那么可能会导致各自为政的法规,对此存在合理的担忧。

高考Every year about 40, 000 people attempt to climb kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa.

每年约有40000人试图攀登非洲最高的山乞力马扎罗山。

六级They are concerned about social issues.

他们关心社会问题。

考研Failure can also teach us things about ourselves that we would never have learned otherwise.

失败也能教会我们一些我们本不可能学到的东西。

考研At the start of this century, about one-third of crop workers were over the age of 35.

在本世纪初,大约三分之一的庄稼工人年龄在35岁以上。

四级But what I learned, and what stuck with me through my time teaching writing at Harvard, was a deeper lesson about the nature of creative criticism.

但我学到的,以及我在哈佛大学教写作期间所学到的,是关于创造性批评本质的更深刻的一课。

六级We have to understand and think about the implications, and balance these great innovations with the potential downsides they naturally carry with them.

我们必须理解和思考其影响,并平衡这些伟大的创新与它们自然带来的潜在负面影响。

四级If we are designing for engineers, I'm not talking about a ‘game' at all, Cornetti says.

科内蒂说,如果我们是为工程师设计的,我根本不是在说“游戏”。

六级You know, one of the first things I like to tell people when they ask me about the supplements, is that a lot of them are promoted as a cure for your memory, but your memory doesn’t need a cure.

你知道,当人们问我关于补充剂的事时,我喜欢告诉他们的第一件事是,很多补充剂被宣传为治疗你的记忆,但你的记忆不需要治疗。

六级Train students to think about global issues.

培养学生思考全球问题。

四级On Sunday, the castle’s owner John Gordon, 76, was forced to move out his property after the River Dee swept away about 60 feet of land, leaving the castle dangerously close to the river, according to the Scottish Daily Record.

根据苏格兰每日记录,周日,城堡的主人约翰·戈登(John Gordon),76岁,在迪河冲走了大约60英尺的土地后,被迫搬走了他的财产,使城堡危险地靠近河流。

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