Translation of "for" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


preposition (TIME/DISTANCE) 时间/距离 uk us strong /fɔːr/ US  /fɔːr/ weak /r/ US  //

used to show an amount of time or distance

We walked for miles. 我们步行了数英里。
She's out of the office for a few days next week. 她下周会有几天不来上班。
I'm just going to bed for an hour or so. 我就上床睡个把小时。
I haven't played tennis for years. 我已经有好多年没打网球了。

(Translation of “for preposition (TIME/DISTANCE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)