Translation of "conditional" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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conditionaladjective, noun

uk /kənˈdɪʃ.ən.əl/ us /kənˈdɪʃ.ən.əl/ specialized

conditional adjective, noun (SENTENCE FORM)

[ C ] (relating to) a sentence, often starting with "if" or "unless", in which one half expresses something which depends on the other half

a conditional clause 条件从句
"If I won a lot of money, I'd travel the world" is an example of a conditional (sentence). If I won a lot of money, I'd go travelling 是条件句的一个例子。

conditional adjective, noun (VERB FORM)

[ S ] (a form of a verb) expressing the idea that one thing depends on another thing

In English, the conditional is expressed by "would". 英语中,条件式用 would 来表示。


uk /kənˈdɪʃ.ən.əl/ us /kənˈdɪʃ.ən.əl/

A conditional offer or agreement depends on something else being done.

The offer of a place on the nursing course is conditional on/upon my passing all three exams. 能否参加护理课程的学习要看我是否通过了所有3门考试。

(Translation of “conditional” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)