Leona asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

請問 faults,flaws..的用法

請問:

faults, flaws, weaknesses and drawbacks. 的用法。

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

    如光以「缺點」涵義來比較,

    weaknesses 較常用來指人

    faults 指人、事

    flaws 指人、事、物

    drawbacks 大多用來指事

    原為單數,但使用上幾乎都用複數。

    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.

    我有我的缺點,你有你的點,她有她的缺點,每個人都有缺點的。

    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.

    一個不完美(瑕疵),通常隱蔽著,卻傷害完美性。如:水晶球的瑕疵往往造成她的碎裂。

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

    摸不著、看不見(難以理解)的一個缺陷或缺點,如:她們都有傲慢的個性缺點。

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

    可造成合法文件失效的缺陷/瑕疵。

    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.

    超乎尋常的喜歡或渴望(看到這些東西就幾乎不能忍受、自拔),如:冰淇淋是她的罩門。

    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"

    對質感(非物品)的障礙,即缺點,如:"他指出我計劃所有的缺點。"

    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

    faults過錯

    It's all my faults.

    flaws瑕疵

    There's a flaw in your plan.

    weaknesses弱點

    We all have our weaknesses.

    drawbacks不利條件、缺憾

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

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