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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “pick”

pick

verb (CHOOSE)
挑选
    /pɪk/
[T] to take some things and leave others; to choose
挑选;选择
Pick a card from the pack.
从这纸牌中挑出一张。
One of my sisters has been picked for the Olympic team.
我的一个姐姐入选了奥运代表队。
[+ obj + to infinitive ] She was picked to play for the team.
她被选中代表该队参赛。
The police asked him if he could pick (out) the killer from a series of photos.
警察问他能否从一组照片中认出凶手。
The fairest way to decide the winner is to pick a name out of a hat/at random (= without looking or choosing).
决出优胜者最公平的办法是任意/随机选取一个名字。
They picked their way (= carefully chose a route) down the broken steps.
他们小心翼翼地走下断裂的台阶。
He's brilliant at picking winners (= choosing what will be successful).
他在判断谁能获胜方面很有眼力。
Taking and choosing
pick and choose often disapproving to take some things but not others
挑挑拣拣;精挑细选
The richest universities can pick and choose which students they take.
最有钱的大学可以对生源精挑细选。
Taking and choosing
(Definition of pick verb (CHOOSE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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