Bobu asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

earning,earnings 有什麼差?

請問各位

我使用yahoo字典查

earning,earnings 都是收入

在用法上有什麼差別嗎?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    不對, 兩者意義不同

    1. earing: 動名詞有"賺取"的意思

    e.g.

    part-time earning by home jobs

    my earning power

    earning my ears(讓我得以傾聽)

    Which is the best way of earning?

    start earning a real income

    a site to use for earning points

    2. earnings: (N.) 收入(income); 工資(wage); 利潤(profit)

    e.g.

    You must show your annual earnings in the tax form. 你必須在稅單上註明你的年收入。

    accounting earnings

    會計盈餘 (公司在損益表上所報之盈餘)

    before-tax earnings

    【經】稅前所得

    earnings per share date

    每股盈餘宣佈日

    earnings-related

    與收入相關的;視工資而定的

    invisible earnings

    無形收入(禮金、觀光業的收入等等)

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  • WTO
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    earnings 是 名 詞 , 必 是 複 數 (pl) 加 s, 是 指 工 資 , 薪 水 ; 所 賺 的 錢 。

    根 據 辭 典 , 如 要 指 收 入 , 不 能 用 earning.

    要 當 動 詞 那 就 是 earn

    2009-01-14 12:16:08 補充:

    earning: 一 種 行 為 或 程 序 來 獲 得 報 酬 或 名 位 , 或 使 人 得 到 賠 償 或 抵 賞( 加 人 旁 )

    example: the earning of his high position is not easy

    earning power

    2009-01-14 12:23:55 補充:

    earnings: a. something as wage or dividend earned as compensation for labor or the use of capital

    b. the balance of revenue for a specific period that remain after reduction of related costs and expenses

    Source(s): 梁 實 秋 最 新 實 用 英 漢 辭 典, Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Webster's Third New International Dictionary
  • 1 decade ago

    earning 和 earnings 都是名詞, 前者是單數形, 後者是複數形. 根據 Longman 美式英語字典上的解釋, 具有兩個意含:

    (1) the money that you can earn by working

    (2) the profit that a company makes

    簡單的說也就是 "收入" 或 "利潤" 的意思. 使用時, 就視所要表達的意思, 來選擇使用單數形或複數形. 不過, 一般說來, 複數形比較常見.

    ex1: A number of youngers live beyond their earnings.

    ex2: With the economic recession, many companies gain a few earnings.

    Source(s): Longman Dictionary of American English
  • WOW
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    earning是动词。

    earn, earns, earned

    i want to earn my incomes legally.

    she earns about $1000 per month.

    they earned a total sum of 10k last month.

    但earnings算是形容词。

    譬如 - they have decided to keep all their earnings in bank.

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