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


suffix (ADVERB) 副词 uk us /-li/

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

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