單字 fall 的常見用法

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“Fall” 既可作名詞,也可作動詞,它的用法有很多,比如,表示 “落下”、“摔倒”、“減少” 或談論 “狀態變成…”,看影片,學習單字 “fall” 的六個常見用法。

用法總結

1. 動詞 “fall” 可以表示 “掉落,落下”。

  • In the autumn, the leaves start to fall.
  • The book fell off the shelf.

* 在美式英語中,名詞 “fall” 可以用來指 “autumn(秋天,秋季)”。

2. 動詞 “fall” 可以表示 “跌倒,摔倒”。

  • When learning to walk, toddlers fall a lot.
  • The floor was so slippery that they both fell over.

3. 與上面的動詞相對應,名詞 “fall” 可以表示 “倒下,摔跤”。

  • When learning to walk, toddlers fall a lot but they’re usually not bad falls.
  • His back was badly injured from the fall.

4. 動詞 “fall” 可以表示 “(大小、數量或力量)減少、降低”。

  • No one knows why the house prices have fallen.
  • The temperature fell below zero last night.

5. 與上面的動詞相對應,名詞 “fall” 可以表示 “(大小、數量或力量)減少、降低的事實”。

  • There has been a fall in house prices recently.
  • There’s been a dramatic fall in the size of the rainforest.

6. 動詞 “fall” 還可以用來談論 “變成(某種狀態)”。

  • She fell asleep during the concert.
  • The crowd fell silent after his speech.