Translation of "go ahead" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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go ahead

phrasal verb with go uk /ɡəʊ/ us /ɡoʊ/ verb present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone

B2 to start to do something

We've received permission to go ahead with the music festival in spite of opposition from local residents. 儘管受到當地居民反對,我們還是獲准開始著手籌備音樂節。
I got so fed up with waiting for him to do it that I just went ahead and did it myself. 我等他等得實在不耐煩了,所以就乾脆自己動手把事做完了。

B2 informal said to someone in order to give them permission to start to do something

"Could I ask you a rather personal question?" "Sure, go ahead." 「我可以問您一個私人問題嗎?」「當然,問吧。」

If an event goes ahead, it happens.

The festival is now going ahead as planned. 慶祝活動現在正按計劃進行。

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go-aheadnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈɡəʊ.ə.hed/ us /ˈɡoʊ.ə.hed/

an occasion when permission is given for someone to start doing something or for an event or activity to happen

The government has given the go-ahead for a multi-billion pound road-building project. 政府已經批准了一個投資數十億英鎊的道路修建工程。
We're ready to start but we're still waiting to get the go-ahead from our head office. 我們一切準備就緒,但仍在等著得到總部的許可。
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uk /ˈɡəʊ.ə.hed/ us /ˈɡoʊ.ə.hed/

UK enthusiastic about using new products and modern methods of doing things

We have a flexitime system and crèche facilities and like to think of ourselves as a go-ahead employer. 我們公司實行彈性工作時間制,還設有照顧員工子女的日托中心,並將自己定位為一家富於開拓精神的公司。

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