Translation of "example" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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examplenoun [ C ]

uk /ɪɡˈzɑːm.pəl/ us /ɪɡˈzæm.pəl/

example noun [ C ] (TYPICAL CASE)

A1 something that is typical of the group of things that it is a member of

Could you give me an example of the improvements you have mentioned? 你可不可以舉個例子說明一下你剛剛提到的那些進展情況?
This painting is a marvellous example of her work. 這幅畫充分表現了她的作品風格。
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A1 a way of helping someone to understand something by showing them how it is used

Study the examples first of all, then attempt the exercises on the next page. 首先仔細研究一下例題,然後試做下一頁的練習題。
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A1 used when giving an example of the type of thing you mean

Offices can easily become more environmentally-friendly by, for example, using recycled paper. 舉手之勞就可以使辦公室更加環保,例如,使用再生紙。

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example noun [ C ] (BEHAVIOUR)

B2 a person or a way of behaving that is considered suitable to be copied

He's a very good example to the rest of the class. 他是班上其他同學的好榜樣。
He's decided to follow the example of his father and study law. 他決定效法他的父親,學習法律。

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example noun [ C ] (PUNISHMENT)

a punishment that is intended to warn others against doing the thing that is being punished, or a person who receives such a punishment

The judge made an example of him and gave him the maximum possible sentence. 為了以儆效尤,法官在法律許可的範圍內對他作出了最重的判決。


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