Leona asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

請問 faults,flaws..的用法


faults, flaws, weaknesses and drawbacks. 的用法。

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  • Al
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago
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    faults, flaws, weaknesses and drawbacks.


    weaknesses 較常用來指人

    faults 指人、事

    flaws 指人、事、物

    drawbacks 大多用來指事


    faults 過失、責任/缺點/錯誤

    A character weakness, especially a minor one. 個性上的弱點,特別是小毛病。

    Something that impairs or detracts from physical perfection; a defect. See Synonyms at blemish. 損傷完美,意即缺陷

    A mistake; an error. 過錯、錯誤

    A minor offense or misdeed. 小犯錯

    Responsibility for a mistake or an offense; culpability. See Synonyms at blame.責任、指責

    It's all your faults. 這都是你的錯(過失、責任)。

    I have my faults, you have your faults, she has her faults. Everybody has his faults.


    I found some faults in the book. 我再書裡找到一些錯誤

    flaws 缺點、缺陷、瑕疵(特別也指物品與個性)與 in 運用。

    An imperfection, often concealed, that impairs soundness: a flaw in the crystal that caused it to shatter. See Synonyms at blemish.


    A defect or shortcoming in something intangible: They share the character flaw of arrogance.


    A defect in a legal document that can render it invalid.


    There are some flaws in the whole project. 這整個計畫有些瑕疵。

    There are flaws in this vase. 這花瓶有些瑕疵。

    They pointed out flaws in my character. 她們指出我個性的缺點。

    weaknesses 特別指人的弱點/罩門/毛病 注意:多用複數型

    The condition or quality of being weak.

    A personal defect or failing.

    A special fondness or inclination: has a weakness for fast cars.

    特別喜歡或喜好,如: 他對快車有(超乎尋常)的喜好。

    Something of which one is excessively fond or desirous: Ice cream is his weakness.


    Her weaknesses is always talking too much. 她的毛病就是老事太多話。

    We all have our little weaknesses. 每個人都有一些小毛病。

    French fries is her weakness. 薯條是她的罩門。

    drawbacks 缺點/障礙/短處/不利條件

    A disadvantage or inconvenience. 不利或不便

    the quality of being a hindrance; "he pointed out all the drawbacks to my plan"


    Did you see any drawback of this plan, compare to others?與其他相較,你有無發現這個計畫不利的地方。

    Source(s): English Dict. and others
  • 1 decade ago


    It's all my faults.


    There's a flaw in your plan.


    We all have our weaknesses.


    The only drawback of the plan is that it costs too much.

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