almost

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英音 [ˈɔːlməʊst]   美音 [ˈɔːlmoʊst]  
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单词释义 纠错+ 生词本
adv.差不多,几乎
怎么记 纠错 +补充
词根all(所有)+most(大部分)→几乎、差不多
谐音噢,貌似他→差不多
串记Mos…
单词例句
I like almost all of them.
几乎所有的我都喜欢。
You can almost feel the breeze on that day.
那天你几乎能感觉到微风。
Supper's almost ready.
晚饭就要做好了。
辨析记忆
almost / nearly / about / approximately / around / roughly
这些副词均有“大约,差不多”之意。
almost → 指在程度上相差很小,差不多。
nearly与almost含义基本相同,侧重指数量、时间或空间上的接近。
about → 常可分almost和nearly换用,但about用于表示时间、数量的“大约”时,实际数量可能多也可能少。
approximately → 多用于书面语,指精确度接近某个标准以致误差可忽略不计。
around → 多用于非正式场合,常见于美国英语。
roughly → 指按精略估计,常代替about。
考试真题例句(机器翻译仅供参考)

高考He finds that if babies aged 18 months see an unrelated adult with hands full trying to open a door, almost all will immediately try to help.

他发现,如果18个月大的婴儿看到一个没有亲缘关系的成年人正忙着开门,几乎所有的人都会立即帮忙。

考研Almost all of the interior detail is of cast iron or plaster; the use of wood was minimized to insure fire safety.

几乎所有的内部细节都是铸铁或灰泥;为了确保消防安全,尽量减少使用木材。

高考Erin had gone beyond what almost anyone would have done, finding my house on a bitterly cold night, and for that I was extremely grateful.

艾琳已经超越了几乎任何人都会做的事情,在一个寒冷刺骨的夜晚找到了我的房子,对此我非常感激。

高考They were almost knee-deep when they realized it was a hot spring.

当他们意识到这是一个温泉时,他们几乎齐膝深。

六级BrightLine iTV, which designs and sells interactive ads, says interest has surged: it expects its revenues almost to triple this year.

设计和销售互动广告的BrightLine iTV表示,人们对互动广告的兴趣已经激增:它预计今年的收入几乎是原来的三倍。

高考The team left 100 wax worms on a commercial polyethylene shopping bag for 12 hours, and the worms consumed and broke down about 92 milligrams, or almost 3% of it.

研究小组将100只蜡虫放在一个商用聚乙烯购物袋中12小时,这些蜡虫消耗并分解了约92毫克,约占总量的3%。

考研Working with your hands is seen as almost a mark of inferiority.

用手工作几乎被视为自卑的标志。

四级True to her word, she was correct almost every time.

她信守诺言,几乎每次都是对的。

六级We can see this in almost every large city worldwide.

我们可以在世界上几乎每一个大城市看到这一点。

高考The first commercially available driverless cars will almost certainly be fielded by ride-hailing services, considering the cost of self-driving technology as well as liability and maintenance issues.

考虑到自动驾驶技术的成本以及责任和维护问题,第一批商用无人驾驶汽车几乎肯定会通过叫车服务推出。

高考"I have worked there on and off for almost ten years," says gin.

“我在那里断断续续地工作了将近十年,”金说。

六级In a survey of 54 of the world's leading brands, almost all of them reported that consumers are showing increasing care about sustainable lifestyles.

在一项对54个世界领先品牌的调查中,几乎所有品牌都报告说,消费者越来越关注可持续的生活方式。

考研It is curious that Stephen Koziatek feels almost as though he has to justify his efforts to give his students a better future.

令人好奇的是,斯蒂芬·科齐亚特克(Stephen Koziatek)几乎觉得他必须证明自己为给学生们一个更好的未来所做的努力是正当的。

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。

四级In the 1920s, Swiss psychologist Jean piaget proposed that children's cognitive abilities unfold naturally,like the blooming of a flower, almost independent of what else is happening in their lives.

20世纪20年代,瑞士心理学家让·皮亚杰(Jean piaget)提出,儿童的认知能力自然展开,就像花朵盛开一样,几乎与他们生活中发生的其他事情无关。

四级Rainier's family has ruled Monaco almost continuously since 1297.

自1297年以来,雷尼尔家族几乎一直统治着摩纳哥。

六级It supports what we might almost think of as conventional wisdom.

它支持我们几乎可以认为是传统智慧的东西。

考研To the anxious travelers the sight of the American shore brought almost inexpressible relief.

对于焦急的旅行者来说,看到美国海岸几乎让他们感到难以言喻的宽慰。

六级Almost half of the sites didn't get a passing grade and only 18 percent got an A or B.

几乎一半的网站没有通过考试,只有18%的网站获得了a或B。

四级Overall, almost three in five people say they try to limit their usage of paper – including facial tissue and kitchen roll – to save money.

总的来说,近五分之三的人表示,为了省钱,他们试图限制纸张的使用,包括面巾纸和厨房用纸卷。

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