動詞 appreciate 的四個用法

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內容簡介

動詞 “appreciate” 有多個含義,在表示 “重視”、“感謝” 或 “完全理解” 時,“appreciate” 是及物動詞;在表示 “漲價,增值” 時,“appreciate” 是不及物動詞,看影片中主持人 Roy 講解這個多義詞的四個常見用法。

用法總結

1. 及物動詞 “appreciate” 表示 “重視,賞識,欣賞(人或事)”,認為此人或事很重要或很特別,在表達這個含義時,“appreciate” 後加人名或事物名稱。

  • I appreciate Luciana. She’s amazing.
  • I really appreciate art. It enriches my life.

2. 及物動詞 “appreciate” 表示 “感謝,感激他人所做的事情”。

  • I really appreciate you organising the party.
  • Could you please talk to her for me? I’d appreciate it.

3. 不及物動詞 “appreciate” 表示 “漲價,增值”。

  • The value of my investment appreciated by 20% over the last five years.
  • It is predicted that home prices in the area will continue to appreciate in the coming years.

4. 及物動詞 “appreciate” 表示 “完全理解,意識到情況的重要性”。

  • I don’t think you appreciate how serious the situation is.
  • We appreciate that you are unhappy with the product. However, we still need you to return it before we can process your refund.