- 1. 輪流做(工作等) Mary and Helen took turns sitting up with their sick mother. 瑪麗和海倫輪流守夜, 照顧生病的母親。 The three men took turns driving so one would not get too tired. 這三個人輪流開車, 以便大家都不致太疲勞。
take turns 是「輪流」的動詞用法。 而另外常用的 by turns 則是副詞用法...turns [Ving] = [V] by turns They took turns taking care of their sick mom in hospital. 他們在醫院輪流照顧生病的媽媽。 等同於...
take turns 是動詞片語, by turns 是副詞片語, 1. 都是 "輪流" 的意思時, 可交換使用: Joy and her sister take turns helping their mother each night. = Joy and her sister help...
...某事」 Our English language teacher encouraged us to take turns reading aloud. Mrs. Bucks’ son took turns...