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before 中文

EN[bɪˈfɔː] [bɪˈfɔɹ] [bɪˈfo(ː)ɹ] [bɪˈfoə] [-ɔː(ɹ)]
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    Definition of before in English Dictionary

  • 副词 (Adverb)
    1. At an earlier time.
      1. All this was extraordinarily distasteful to Churchill. It was ugly, gross. Never before had he felt such repulsion when the vicar displayed his characteristic bluntness or coarseness of speech. In the present connexion—or rather as a transition from the subject that started their conversation—such talk had been distressingly out of place.
    2. In advance.
      1. At the front end.
      2. 连词 (Conjunction)
        1. in advance of the time when.
          1. INF rather or sooner than.
          2. 介系词 (Preposition)
            1. Earlier than (in time).
              1. I want this done before Monday. ‎
            2. In front of in space.
              1. He stood before me. ‎
              2. We sat before the fire to warm ourselves. ‎
            3. In the presence of.
              1. He performed before the troops in North Africa.
              2. He spoke before a joint session of Congress.
            4. Under consideration, judgment, authority of (someone).
              1. The case laid before the panel aroused nothing but ridicule. ‎
            5. In store for, in the future of (someone).
              1. In front of, according to a formal system of ordering items.
                1. In alphabetical order, "cat" comes before "dog", "canine" before feline". ‎
              2. At a higher or greater position in a ranking.
                1. An entrepreneur puts market share and profit before quality, an amateur intrinsic qualities before economical considerations. ‎
            6. 更多范例
              1. 用于句中
                • Ruth knew that the whiteheads of her teenage acne were a temporary state of affairs, but that did nothing to quell her distress when an eruption hit just before prom.
                • Wait for the light to change before you cross the street.
                • Let me wrap up this project before I begin a new one.
              2. 用于句首
                • Before we start the project, let's just run over who is doing what.
                • Before it could be cleaned properly it was necessary to take it to pieces.
                • Before taking the project to the CEO, let's make sure we dot the i's and cross the t's.
              3. 用于句尾
                • So I think I’ve learned to overcommunicate in a way that I never did before.
                • The next morning he much regretted the gusto with which he had wassailed the night before.
                • I was not born yesterday, you know. I have done this before!
            • 词类阶层 (Part-of-Speech Hierarchy)
              1. 副词
                • 连接性副词
                  • 序列副词
                  • 不可比的副词
                  • 连词
                    • 介系词
                    相关连结:
                    1. en beforehand
                    2. en beforely
                    3. en before't
                    4. en beforeness
                    5. en beforelife
                    资料来源: 维基词典

                    Meaning of before for the defined word.

                    在语法上,这个单字"before"是一个副词,更具体地来说,是一个连接性副词和一个不可比的副词。它同时也是一个连词。它同时也是一个介系词
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