Translation of "plan" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /plæn/ us /plæn/

plan noun (DECISION)

A2 [ C ] a set of decisions about how to do something in the future

a company's business plan 公司的商業計劃
a negotiated peace plan 談判達成的和平方案
a five-year plan 五年計劃
holiday plans 假期安排
What are your plans for this weekend? 這個週末你有甚麼計劃?
[ + to infinitive ] My plan is to sell the house and buy an apartment. 我的計劃是到達美國後租一輛汽車到處旅行。

[ C ] a type of arrangement for financial investment

a pension/savings plan 退休金/儲蓄方案
go according to plan

to happen in the way you intend

Events of this type rarely go according to plan. 這類事件很少會按計劃發展。

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plan noun (DRAWING)

B2 [ C ] a drawing of a building, town, area, vehicle, machine, etc. that only shows its shape from above, its size, and the position of important details

a street plan (= a type of map of a town showing the roads) 街道平面圖
a seating plan (= a drawing that shows where each person will sit) 座位表
plans [ plural ]

B2 drawings from which something is made or built

The architect showed us the house plans that she had drawn up. 建築師向我們展示了她畫的房屋詳圖。
I'll send a set of plans for the new machine. 我會寄出一套新機器的設計圖。

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uk /plæn/ us /plæn/ -nn-

plan verb (DECIDE)

B1 [ I + adv/prep, T ] to think about and decide what you are going to do or how you are going to do something

She helped them to plan their route. 她幫助他們設計路線。
If we plan carefully, we should be able to stay within our budget. 如果我們精打細算,我們就可以不超支。
[ + question word ] She's already planning how to spend her prize money. 她已經在計劃如何花獎金了。

A2 [ I or T ] to intend to do something or that an event or result should happen

Our meeting wasn't planned - it was completely accidental. 我們的會面不是安排好的——純屬偶然。
[ + to infinitive ] I'm not planning to stay here much longer. 我不打算在這裡再待很長時間。
[ + adv/prep ] We only planned for six guests, but then someone brought a friend. 我們本來預計只有六個客人來訪,但有人帶了一個朋友來。

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plan verb (DESIGN)

[ T ] to design a building or structure

The people who planned these new towns had a vision of clean modern housing for everyone. 英國新城鎮的設計者期望為所有人提供整潔的現代居所。

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