Translation of "-ly" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk / -li/ us / -li/

-ly suffix (ADVERB)

in the stated way

quickly 迅速地
carefully 小心地
angrily 愤怒地
loudly 大声地

when considered in the stated way

Personally (= in my opinion), I don't think animals should be killed for their fur. 就我自己而言,我认为不应该为获取毛皮而猎杀动物。
This is an environmentally (= in relation to the environment) disastrous proposal. 这个提案会对环境造成灾难性的后果。

regularly after the stated period of time

a weekly/monthly meeting 每周/月例会

-ly suffix (ADJECTIVE)

like the stated person or thing

fatherly advice 父亲般的忠告
priestly duties 教士的职责
cowardly behaviour 怯懦的行为

used for indicating one of a series of events that happen with the stated regular period of time between each

a daily shower 每天的淋浴
a weekly meeting 每周会议
a yearly check-up 年度检查

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