Translation of "please" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /pliːz/ us /pliːz/

A1 used to make a request more polite

Could I have two coffees and a tea, please? 给我来两杯咖啡、一杯茶好吗?
Please remember to close the windows before you leave. 您离开前请记住关上窗户。

used to add force to a request or demand

Please, David, put the knife down. 求求你,戴维,把刀放下。
Oh, please. Do shut up! 好了,别说了!

UK used especially by children to a teacher or other adult in order to get their attention

Please, Miss, I know the answer! 我来说,老师,我知道答案!

A1 used when accepting something politely or enthusiastically

"More potatoes?" "Please." “再来点儿土豆?”“好的。”
"May I bring my husband?" "Please do." “我可以带我丈夫来吗?”“当然可以。”
"Would you like dessert?" "Oh, yes please." “哦,太好了,”孩子们叫道。

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uk /pliːz/ us /pliːz/

B1 [ I or T ] to make someone feel happy or satisfied, or to give someone pleasure

I only got married to please my parents. 我结婚只是为了让我父母高兴。
He was always a good boy, very friendly and eager to please. 他一直是个好孩子,对人非常友好热情。
[ + obj + to infinitive ] It always pleases me to see a well-designed book! 看到一本设计精美的书,我总是很开心。

C2 [ I ] to want, like, or choose, when used with words such as "whatever", "whoever", and "anywhere"

愿意,乐意(与 whatever, whoever 和 anywhere 等词连用)
She thinks she can just do whatever/as she pleases. 她觉得自己可以为所欲为。
I shall go out with whoever I please. 我想和谁出去就和谁出去。
if you please

formal used to express surprise and anger

They want £200, if you please, just to replace a couple of broken windows! 光换几扇打破的窗户他们竟然要200英镑!

old-fashioned or formal used to make a request more polite

Take your seats, ladies and gentlemen, if you please. 女士们先生们,请坐。

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