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noun [U] (DOING SOMETHING)
做某事
 
 
/ˈæk.ʃən/
the process of doing something, especially when dealing with a problem or difficulty
(尤指應對問題或困難的)行動,行動過程,行為
This problem calls for swift/prompt action from the government.
這個問題需要政府馬上採取行動。
[+ to infinitive] Action to prevent the spread of the disease is high on the government's agenda.
採取行動防止疾病蔓延是政府的當務之急。
We must take action (= do something) to deal with the problem before it spreads to other areas.
在這個問題蔓延到其他地區之前我們一定要採取行動將其解決。
So what's the plan of action (= What are we going to do)?
那麼行動計劃是甚麼?
The complaints system swings into action (= starts to work) as soon as a claim is made.
一旦有人提出索賠,投訴處理系統就馬上啟動。
The committee was spurred into action (= encouraged to do something) by the threat of government cuts.
政府威脅要削減經費,這促使委員會採取了行動。
Acting and actsDealing with things or people
(Definition of action noun (DOING SOMETHING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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