Anna asked in 社會及文化語言 · 1 decade ago

關於英文的問題!

我想問capable和able有咩分別?同ability,capability,capacity 有咩分別? 請詳細說明!!!

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Capable:

    Meaning:1. 有...的能力,能夠(做)...的[F][(+of)]

    She is capable of judging works of art.

    她有鑑賞藝術品的能力。

    The girl is capable of doing it.

    這女孩能辦此事。

    2. 有能力的,能幹的,有才華的

    He is a very capable administrator.

    他是個十分能幹的行政人員。

    3. 有...的可能性,做得出...的[F][(+of)]

    This passage is capable of various interpretations.

    這段話可以有各種的解釋。

    That ruffian is capable of any crime.

    那個惡棍什麼勾當都做得出來。

    Able:

    Meaning: 1. 能,可,會[F][+to-v]

    I am afraid I won't be able to visit you on Saturday.

    恐怕我無法在星期六來拜訪您了。

    2. 有能力的;能幹的

    He is an able lawyer.

    他是一位能幹的律師。

    capable and able are同義字.

    Usually we use "able' not "capable'

    DIFFERENCE:

    Able:

    doesn;t have the meaning of "有才華的"

    capable:

    does

    ability,capability,capacity

    Ability:

    . 能力;能耐[+to-v]

    She did the work to the best of her ability.

    她已盡了力去做那件工作了。

    He is a man of great ability.

    他是位能力很強的人。

    2. 才能;專門技能[P1]

    The acting abilities of both are well-known.

    兩人的表演才能都是眾所周知的。

    capability:

    1. 能力,才能[C][U][(+for/of)][+to-v]

    As a scientist, he has the capability of doing important research.

    作為一個科學家,他具有從事重要科學研究的能力。

    2. 性能,功能;耐受力[C][U]

    The engineer explained the plane's technical capabilities.

    工程師講解了該飛機的技術性能。

    3. 潛力,未展現的特色[P][(+as)]

    She has capabilities as a singer; she is worth training.

    她有成為歌唱家的才華,值得加以培養。

    capacity:

    1. 容量,容積[U][S]

    The theater has a seating capacity of 800.

    這個劇場可容納八百名觀眾。

    2. 能量,生產力[U][S]

    The auto plant now has an annual capacity of 12,000 cars.

    這家汽車廠現在每年能生產一萬二千輛汽車。

    3. 能力,才能,接受能力,理解力[C][U][(+for)]

    He has a great capacity for learning languages.

    他學語言的能力很強。

    4. 資格,地位,職位[C]

    He said that in the capacity as mayor.

    他是以市長的身分說那番話的。

    DIFFERENCE:

    Ability and capability don't have the meaning of " 資格,地位,職位" and "容量,容積", "ability" only have the meaning of "能力,才能" . And "capability" have also the meaning of "性能,功能;耐受力" , but "capacity" don't have the meaning of "性能,功能;耐受力", get it ?

    Hope i can help.

    Source(s): yahoo dictionary
  • Frank
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    capable means

    a.

    1. 有...的能力,能夠(做)...的[F][(+of)]

    She is capable of judging works of art.

    她有鑑賞藝術品的能力。

    The girl is capable of doing it.

    這女孩能辦此事。

    2. 有能力的,能幹的,有才華的

    He is a very capable administrator.

    他是個十分能幹的行政人員。

    3. 有...的可能性,做得出...的[F][(+of)]

    This passage is capable of various interpretations.

    這段話可以有各種的解釋。

    That ruffian is capable of any crime.

    那個惡棍什麼勾當都做得出來。

    able means

    a.

    1. 能,可,會[F][+to-v]

    I am afraid I won't be able to visit you on Saturday.

    恐怕我無法在星期六來拜訪您了。

    2. 有能力的;能幹的

    He is an able lawyer.

    他是一位能幹的律師

    ability means

    n.[C][U]

    1. 能力;能耐[+to-v]

    She did the work to the best of her ability.

    她已盡了力去做那件工作了。

    He is a man of great ability.

    他是位能力很強的人。

    2. 才能;專門技能[P1]

    The acting abilities of both are well-known.

    兩人的表演才能都是眾所周知的。

    capability means

    n.

    1. 能力,才能[C][U][(+for/of)][+to-v]

    As a scientist, he has the capability of doing important research.

    作為一個科學家,他具有從事重要科學研究的能力。

    2. 性能,功能;耐受力[C][U]

    The engineer explained the plane's technical capabilities.

    工程師講解了該飛機的技術性能。

    3. 潛力,未展現的特色[P][(+as)]

    She has capabilities as a singer; she is worth training.

    她有成為歌唱家的才華,值得加以培養。

    capacity means

    n.

    1. 容量,容積[U][S]

    The theater has a seating capacity of 800.

    這個劇場可容納八百名觀眾。

    2. 能量,生產力[U][S]

    The auto plant now has an annual capacity of 12,000 cars.

    這家汽車廠現在每年能生產一萬二千輛汽車。

    3. 能力,才能,接受能力,理解力[C][U][(+for)]

    He has a great capacity for learning languages.

    他學語言的能力很強。

    4. 資格,地位,職位[C]

    He said that in the capacity as mayor.

    他是以市長的身分說那番話的。

    Hope this can help you!!

  • 1 decade ago

    大家意思,是一樣的

    Able (形容詞)

    ability (名詞)

    enable (動詞)

    ably (副詞)

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