Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “subject”

subject

noun [C] (AREA OF STUDY)
学习领域
 
 
/ˈsʌb.dʒekt/
the thing which is being discussed, considered or studied
主题,话题;问题;题目
Our subject for discussion is homelessness.
我们讨论的话题是无家可归问题。
She has made a series of documentaries on the subject of family relationships.
她拍摄了一系列以家庭关系为题材的纪录片。
The guest lecturer took as her subject (= decided to speak about) 'punishment and imprisonment in modern society'.
特邀演讲人演讲的题目是“现代社会的刑罚与监禁”。
The number of planes flying over the town has been the subject of (= has caused) concern since last summer.
自去年夏天开始,从小镇上空飞过的飞机数量一直让人们忐忑不安。
Topics and areas of interest
an area of knowledge which is studied in school, college or university
学科;科目;专业
My favourite subjects at school were history and geography.
上学时我最喜欢的科目是历史和地理。
mainly UK Her subject (= special area of study) is low-temperature physics.
她的专业是低温物理学。
Subjects and disciplines
change the subject to start talking about a different subject
改变话题,换个话题
I'd tried to explain the situation, but he just changed the subject.
我想把情况解释清楚,他却岔开了话题。
Creating a distraction
(Definition of subject noun (AREA OF STUDY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “subject” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

for starters

used to say that something is the first in a list of things

Word of the Day

Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More