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literally

adverb
 
 
/ˈlɪt.ər.əl.i/ /-rə.li/ US  /ˈlɪt̬.ɚ.əl.i/
informal used to emphasize what you are saying
(用于强调所说的话)确实,真正地
He missed that kick literally by miles.
他那一脚踢丢得确实相差好几英里远。
I was literally bowled over by the news.
我听到这个消息真的惊呆了。
Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
having the real or original meaning of a word or phrase
名副其实地,按字面含义来讲
They were responsible for literally millions of deaths.
他们的确对数百万人的死负有责任。
We live literally just round the corner from her.
我们住的地方离她那里真的只需要拐一个弯。
You'll lose marks if you translate too literally (= one word at a time).
你如果逐字逐字地翻译会丢分的。
Accurate and exact
informal simply or just
只是,仅仅,就
Then you literally cut the sausage down the middle.
那么你就从香肠的中间切开吧。
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