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preposition (TIME/DISTANCE) 时间/距离     strong /fɔːr/ US  /fɔːr/ weak /r/ US  //
used to show an amount of time or distance (用来表示时间或距离)达,计 We walked for miles. 我们步行了数英里。 She's out of the office for a few days next week. 她下周会有几天不来上班。 I'm just going to bed for an hour or so. 我就上床睡个把小时。 I haven't played tennis for years. 我已经有好多年没打网球了。 Describing when something happened or will happen
(Definition of for preposition (TIME/DISTANCE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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