Translation of "in" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


preposition (COMPARING AMOUNTS) 比较数量 uk us /ɪn/

used to compare one part of an amount of something with the total amount of it

Apparently one in ten people/one person in ten has problems with reading. 显然,10个人中有1个阅读有问题。
UK The basic rate of income tax is 25 pence in (US on) the pound. 所得税基本税率是每英镑25便士。

(Translation of “in preposition (COMPARING AMOUNTS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)