problemnoun [ C ]uk /ˈprɒb.ləm/ us /ˈprɑː.bləm/
I'm having problems with my computer. 我的電腦出了故障。
The very high rate of inflation poses/presents (= is) a serious problem for the government. 高通貨膨脹率對政府來說是個嚴重的問題。
Who is going to tackle (= deal with) the problem of poverty in the inner cities? 政府打算甚麼時候才要解決舊城區的貧困問題？
[ + -ing verb ] Did you have any problems (= difficulties) getting here? 你到這裡來有甚麼困難嗎？
We were given ten problems to solve. 我們有十道問題要做。
- Traffic congestion in large cities seems to be an insoluble problem.
- Her only problem is lack of confidence.
- I've had continual problems with this car ever since I bought it.
- Tiredness, loss of appetite and sleeping problems are all classic symptoms of depression.
- Desperate measures are needed to deal with the growing drug problem.