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Anonymous asked in 社會與文化語言 · 2 decades ago

Data 是單數還是複數?

The data was lost.

The data were lost.

以上兩句,哪一句是正確的?

要表達「資料被......」,有更好的說法嗎?

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  • 2 decades ago
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    data[為datum的複數,通常用data當複數或單數用]-資料、數據

    由觀察或實驗所得的知識,事實:

    The data is not enough to be convincing.(資料不足難以令人信服。)

    OR

    Thank you for furnishing me with so many data.(謝謝你為我提供了這麼多資料。)

    Source(s): 我&工具書
  • 2 decades ago

    The data were lost這個對dataKK: [

    圖片參考:http://tw.yimg.com/i/tw/dictionary/pic/018.gif

    ]  n. (名詞 noun)1. 資料,數據(datum的複數)

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