Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “listen”

listen

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈlɪs.ən/
to give attention to someone or something in order to hear them
聽,傾聽
What kind of music do you listen to?
你聽哪一類的音樂?
She does all the talking - I just sit and listen.
她一直在說——我只是坐在那裡聽。
You haven't listened to a word I've said!
我說的話你一個字都沒聽!
We listened in silence as the names of the dead were read out.
宣讀死者的名字時我們都默默地聽著。
Listen, we really need to sort out our insurance claim this weekend.
聽著,我們確實需要在本週末解決我們的保險索賠問題。
Listen to this! You can win a holiday for two in the south of France just by answering three simple questions.
聽聽這個!只要回答出三個簡單的問題你就有可能贏得法國南部雙人渡假遊。
Using the ears
listen
 
 
noun [S]
Have a listen to this! I've never heard anything like it before.
聽一下這個!我可是聞所未聞。
Using the ears
(Definition of listen from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “listen” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

hello stranger

said to a person that you know but have not seen for a long time

Word of the Day

Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

Read More 

silver splicer noun

November 17, 2014
informal a person who marries in later life Newly retired and now newlywed – rise of the ‘silver splicers’ Reaching pension age becomes a trigger to tie the knot as baby-boomers begin to redefine retirement

Read More