take verb (REMOVE)
Has anything been taken (= stolen)? 丢了什么东西吗？
All her possessions had been taken from her. 她所有的财产都被剥夺了。
If you take 4 (away) from 12 you get 8. 12减4得8。
take verb (MOVE)
The weather forecast said rain, so take your umbrella (with you) when you go out. 天气预报说有雨，所以外出时记得带伞。
take verb (ACCEPT)
If you think I'm going to take that lying down (= accept it without complaining), you're very much mistaken. 如果你认为我会甘心忍受那一切，那你就大错特错了。
take to be/take for sth
[ + to infinitive ] These creatures are generally taken to be descended from primitive fishes. 这些生物通常被认为是从原始鱼类演变而来的。
can't take sth
take it or leave it
- Do you usually take a morning/afternoon break?
- I took this new job because I felt that the career prospects were much better.
- The director took a risk in giving the movie's main role to an unknown actor.
- She took a few spoonfuls of soup but left her main course untouched.
- He took a drop in salary when he changed jobs.
take verb (HOLD)
take verb (GO WITH)
- As a special treat, I'll take you to my favourite tea-shop.
- I had to get up early to take her to the airport.
- If he gets any worse I'll take him to the doctor's.
- Three days after the birth, Paul and Sandra took their precious bundle of joy home.
- I took my two-year old nephew down to the beach with his bucket and spade.
take verb (TRANSPORT)
She took the 10.30 flight to Edinburgh. 她乘10点半的飞机去了爱丁堡。
take verb (NEED)
B2 [ T ] to need要求，需要
Parachuting takes a lot of nerve. 跳伞需要很大的勇气。
not take long
take verb (DRUG/MEDICINE)
take verb (ACT)
take verb (THINK ABOUT)
take verb (REACTION)
take sb by surprise also take sb unawares
take verb (MONEY)
take verb (CATCH)
With these wins, the Democrats have now taken the House back from the Republicans.