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ability

noun [C or U]
 
 
/əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/
the physical or mental power or skill needed to do something
(體力或智力方面的)能力;才能,才智
There's no doubting her ability.
她的能力毋庸置疑。
[+ to infinitive] She had the ability to explain things clearly and concisely.
她有能力簡單扼要地把事情解釋清楚。
She's a woman of considerable abilities.
她是個非常有才幹的女性。
I have children in my class of very mixed abilities (= different levels of skill or intelligence).
我班裡孩子的能力參差不齊。
a mixed ability class
不同智力水準的學生混編的班級
Skill, talent and ability
(Definition of ability noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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