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go by

phrasal verb with go /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ verb ( present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to move past, in space or time
(在空間上)經過;(時間)逝去
You can watch the trains going by from this window.
你可以從這個視窗看往來的火車。
You can't let an opportunity like that go by - it's too good to miss.
你不能放過這樣一個機會——良機不容錯過。
Hardly a day goes by when I don't think about her.
我沒有一天不想她。
General words for movementSpending time and time passing
in days gone by in the past
從前;以前
The house was a railway station in days gone by.
從前這座房屋是個火車站。
In the past
(Definition of go by from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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