- 因...而受到懲罰; 為...付出代價
- 1. 因...而受到懲罰; 為...付出代價 It's Jerry's error, and he'll pay for the consequence. 這是杰利的過錯, 他將對這個後果付出代價。 You will have to pay for this foolish behaviour. 你將因這一愚蠢行為而得到報應。
- 因過失(不幸或失誤)而受苦(或受難) I'm paying the penalty for drinking too much last night; I've got a dreadful headache! 昨晚我酒喝得太多真是自討苦吃, 現在頭疼得很厲害!
- 為...付出代價 Our troops recaptured the city, but they paid a heavy price for it. 我軍收復了該市, 但為此付出了沈重代價。
- 懲罰某人; 報復 I'll pay him back for the trick he played on me. 他對我使壞, 我得治治他。
It is your turn to pay for dinner. = To pay for dinner is your turn. 兩句的動詞都是is... subject Crime doesn't pay.=犯罪花不來。 This stock pays poorly.=這檔股票不合算（因為賺得比定存還少）。 所以pay的主詞，不必是「人...
...the other two forms of payment? A. An owner of a credit card can pay for purchased goos and services at shops that accept that...
Have you paid for the fine? 你有付罰款/罰金嗎？ have+p.p (現在完成式)→最簡單的概念就已經做完 pay(v.)→付 fine(n.)→罰款/罰金