- 了解; 辨認；寫出; 填寫
- 1. 了解; 辨認
I can't make out his handwriting. 我看不懂他寫的是什麼。
I could just make out a figure in the darkness. 我隱約看見黑暗中有個人影。
- 2. 寫出; 填寫
make out a cheque for ￡10 開出一張10英鎊的支票
Applications must be made out in triplicate. 申請書必須填寫一式三份。
- 3. 理解; 領會
I cannot make out what he meant. 我不明白他是什麼意思。
What a strange person she is! I can't make her out at all. 她這個人真怪!我根本無法了解她。
I can't make out what she wants. 我不明白她想要什麼。
How do you make that out? (i.e. How did you reach that conclusion?) 你怎麼得出那個結論的?
ph. 聲稱; 斷言; 堅持
He made out that he had been robbed. 他聲稱他遭到搶劫。
She's not as rich as people make out 她並不像人們所說的那樣富有。用法:片語中的 that 子句亦可替換成 to be, 意義不變。
Do you want to make something out of it? 你想為這事大吵一場嗎？
The Opposition parties made (political) capital out of the disagreements within the Cabinet. 反對黨利用內閣的分昇而撈取(政治)資本。
- I could hardly make out anything in the thick fog. 在濃霧中我幾乎什麼也看不見。
- to make out that ... 聲稱…
he makes himself out to be richer than he really is 他誇口說自己很有錢，其實沒那麼富
- how are you making out? 你過得怎樣？
to make out with sb. 與某人相處
...回復。消除混亂局面，恢復標準秩序。 To make order out of chaos，是句成語；就該用貼切的成語相對...使用在特定的場合，套句英文成語，就是「To make a mountain out of a molehill!」 (把小丘當作山) 。翻成中文，就是...
...when he talks, so we always have trouble ＿ what he says. (A) to make out (B) and make out (C) making out (D) made out...
...guess we’ll have to ____with these sofas. (A) make do (B) make out (C) make over (D) make up 答：(A) make do with 是片語，代表...