2007年11月27日 星期二

game (WILLING)

game (WILLING) Show phonetics
adjective
willing to do things that are new, risky or difficult:
It was a difficult challenge, but Roberta was game.
She's game for anything.


game;作形容詞有敢作敢為的、心甘情願的之意。例句︰She is game for any risk.(她敢冒任何風險。)

"I am always game for anything, especially if it’s for charity," she said, according to the Lincolnshire Echo. "And I did enjoy it, though I don’t suppose I will do it again."

「我一向敢作任何事,尤其是為了慈善,」根據林肯郡回聲報的報導。諾拉說︰「而我真的樂在其中,雖然我認為我不會再做一次。」


《中英對照讀新聞》101-year-old Briton poses topless for calendar/101歲英國辣嬤拍上空月曆照

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gamely Show phonetics
adverb
"I'll look after the baby, " he said gamely (= bravely).

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