Translation of "bring" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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bringverb [ T ]

uk /brɪŋ/ us /brɪŋ/ brought, brought

bring verb [ T ] (TOWARDS PLACE)

A2 to take or carry someone or something to a place or a person, or in the direction of the person speaking

"Shall I bring anything to the party?" "Oh, just a bottle." 「我要不要帶點東西參加派對?」「噢,帶瓶酒就行。 」
[ + two objects ] Bring me that knife/Bring that knife to me. 把那把刀遞給我。
Can you help me bring in the shopping (= take it into the house)? 你能幫我把買的東西拿進屋裡嗎?
The police brought several men in for questioning (= took them to the police station because they might have been involved in a crime). 警方帶了幾個人回警局問話。
When they visit us they always bring their dog with them. 他們來看我們時總是把狗帶來。

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bring verb [ T ] (CAUSE)

B1 to cause, result in, or produce a state or condition

[ + two objects ] She's brought us so much happiness over the years. 這些年來她給我們帶來了很多快樂。
[ + -ing verb ] The explosion brought the whole building crashing to the ground. 爆炸將整座建築物夷為平地。
Several trees were brought down (= made to fall) by the storm. 有幾棵樹被暴風雨刮倒了。
The closure of the factory brought poverty to the town (= resulted in it becoming poor). 工廠的倒閉使那個鎮陷入了貧困。
Bring the water to the boil (= make it start boiling). 把水燒開。
She suddenly brought the interview to an end. 她突然中止了面試。
Her tragic story brought tears to my eyes (= made me cry). 她的悲慘故事惹得我傷心落淚。
What will the future bring for these refugees? 這些難民將來會怎様呢?
bring sb to sth

to cause someone to come to a particular place or thing

This subject brings me to the second part of the discussion. 這個話題讓我談到了討論的第二部分。
What brings you (= why have you come) to Miami? 甚麽風把你吹到倫敦來了?

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bring verb [ T ] (LAW)

to make or begin as part of an official legal process

He was arrested for fighting, but the police have decided not to bring charges. 他因毆鬥被捕,但警方決定不予起訴。

(Translation of “bring” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)