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“地点”是“site”还是“cite”?看了你就明白了!

2019-03-08 08:59:37  每日学英语

Site /saɪt/

n. 位置, 场所, 地点

v. 使坐落在; 设置

The noun site refers to a piece of land (e.g., building site). As a verb, to site means to position in a place(e.g., I will site the slide near the swings.)

作为名词,site指一片场地(例如,建筑工地);作为名词,site的意思是确定某一位置(例如,我将把滑梯放在秋千附近)。

 

场地

 

Examples:

There are three landfill sites in the local vicinity.

附近有三个垃圾填埋场。

Mr. Dodds claimed his tools had been stolen from the archaeological site.

多兹先生断定他的工具是从考古现场被偷走的。

Cite /saɪt/

v. 引用;传讯;想起;表彰

The verb to cite means to quote, to refer to, to summon to appear before a court of law or simply to mention.

动词cite一词的意思是引用,提及,传唤出庭,或者就是提到。

 

引用

 

Examples:

The lecturer cited several instances of illegal behaviour.

演讲者举出了几个违法行为的例子。

The young inspector was cited for his outstanding achievements.

那位年轻的督察因其杰出成就而受到表扬。

Remember to cite expert opinion to support your points.

记住要引用专家的意见来支持你的观点。

site是“位置、场所、地点”

和地方有关系

而cite主要是“引用”的意思

他们俩读音完全相同

但意思可不一样哦~