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place

noun (AREA)
地区
 
 
/pleɪs/
[C] an area, town, building,
地方;场所
Her garden was a cool pleasant place to sit.
坐在她的花园里真是凉爽宜人。
What was the name of that place we drove through on the way to New York?
我们开车去纽约的路上穿过的那个地方叫什么名字?
They decided to go to a pizza place.
他们决定去比萨饼店。
There are several places of interest to visit in the area.
该地区有一些旅游胜地值得游览。
It's important to feel comfortable in your place of work.
在工作单位感觉舒心是很重要的。
Places and locationsUnpleasant places
[C] informal someone's home
I'm looking for a place to live.
我在找个住的地方。
We'll have the meeting at my place.
我们将在我家开会。
Home
[S] a suitable area, building, situation or occasion
适当的地点(或建筑物、场合等)
University is a great place for making new friends.
大学是交新朋友的好地方。
[+ to infinitive] This meeting isn't the place to discuss your problems, I'm afraid.
恐怕这个会议不是谈论个人私事的场合。
Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of place noun (AREA) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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