Translation of "ability" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] uk us /əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/

the physical or mental power or skill needed to do something

There's no doubting her ability. 她的能力毋庸置疑。
[ + to infinitive ] She had the ability to explain things clearly and concisely. 她有能力简单扼要地把事情解释清楚。
She's a woman of considerable abilities. 她是个非常有才干的女性。
I have children in my class of very mixed abilities (= different levels of skill or intelligence). 我班里孩子们的能力参差不齐。
a mixed ability class 不同智力水平的学生混编的班级

(Translation of “ability noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)