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apostrophe
English: apostrophe
Chinese: [ә'pɒstrәfi]
n. 撇号, 呼语法
Examples:
1. 'What,' said Mr. Cruncher, varying his apostrophe after missing his mark--'what are you, up to, Aggerawayter?'
“你又在玩什么花样,”克朗彻先生没打中目标,便改变了问候方式。 “又找麻烦是不是?”
2. Apostrophe character
撇号字符
3. Apostrophe editing
撇号编辑
4. Apostrophe:Sign of omission of letter or to show possessive.
省略号:在英文字内表示略去一些字母或表示拥有的符号。
5. Each time that the woman passed in front of him, he bestowed on her, together with a puff from his cigar, some apostrophe which he considered witty and mirthful, such as, "How ugly you are!
那妇人每次从他面前走过,他总吸上一口雪茄,把烟喷她,并向她说些自以为诙谐有趣的怪话,如“你多么丑
6. Every child knows the menace of a dropped apostrophe (the parent's "Don't do that" shifting into the more slowly enunciated "Do not do that"), and every believer, the ignominy of having his faith reduced to "faith".
”(别做那事),转而又慢声慢气交代清楚:“Do not do that”(不要做那事),每个孩子都听得明白,拿掉了撇号可就把话说绝了。 每个信徒也都明白,把他的信教加上引号,所谓“信教”,那可是在污辱他。
7. It was noticed that the thing which seemed chiefly to bring him to a decision was the almost irritated apostrophe addressed to him by an old woman of the people, who called to him from her threshold, in an angry way: "A good mayor is a useful thing.
有人注意到当时使他作出决定的最大力量,是人民中一个老妇人所说的一句气愤话,她当时立在他门口,几乎怒不可遏,对他喊道:“一个好市长,就是一个有用的人。
8. Not to be outdone, I got out my own embroidery materials and added an apostrophe and seven more letters. Now the shirt proudly proclaimed, "I BELONG TO PAT'S MOTHER."
因为不想认输,我拿出了我的刺绣工具加上了7个字:“它属于佩的妈妈”。
9. The Simpsons only popularized the term; it was actually used extensively in the 1950s, the OED found. Although it is often spelled "D'oh," the dictionary chose to omit the apostrophe.
其实这个单词早在20世纪50年代就已经形成并被使用,直到辛普森把它当成口头禅,才使"Doh"变得家喻户晓。
10. To address by or speak or write in apostrophe.
使用呼语法,对…发出呼语在讲演或写作中使用呼语法