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act

verb (PERFORM)
表演
 
 
/ækt/
[I or T] to play a part; to perform in a film, play,
演出;扮演,飾演
Ellis Pike was chosen to act the part of the lawyer in the film.
艾理斯‧派克被選中在影片中扮演律師這個角色。
Have you ever acted in a play before?
你以前演過戲劇嗎?
Acting, rehearsing and performing
act the fool/martyr, etc. to behave in a particular, usually bad, way
(通常指裝腔作勢地)裝傻/作出一副假聖人的樣子等
Why are you always acting the fool?
你為甚麼老裝傻?
Behaving, interacting and behaviour
(Definition of act verb (PERFORM) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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