Content 作形容詞和名詞的用法



單字 “content” 作形容詞時,可以表示 “滿意的” 或 “知足的”;作名詞用時,可以表示 “內容” 或 “含量”,用一分鐘時間學習 “content” 作形容詞和名詞的用法,看影片,注意聽這個字作形容詞和作名詞時讀音上的變化。


1. “Content” 作形容詞時,重音在後,讀 /kənˈtent/,表示 “滿足的,滿意的”。

  • I felt content sitting by the fire, watching the rain outside.
  • He’s really content with his life in the countryside.

2. 形容詞 “content” 還可以表示 “知足的,接受無法控制的事情”。

  • She was content with coming third in the race.
  • We are content that we can still put food on the table.

3. “Content” 作名詞時,重音在前,讀 /ˈkɒn.tent/,表示 “內容”。

  • I’m subscribed to her money-saving channel because the content is so interesting.
  • Your writing is enjoyable but it lacks content – add more detail please.

4. 名詞 “content” 還可以指 “(食物或飲料中某物的)含量”。

  • Soya milk has a low fat content.
  • This chocolate bar has a high sugar content.