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Anonymous asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

whether,wherever,whatever

________ you live in Taiwan, there is a diving spot just waiting to be discovered by you.

A. Whether

B. Wherever

C. However

D. Whatever

答案是 B

請問為何A不行?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    ________ you live in Taiwan, there is a diving spot just waiting to be discovered by you.

    這句話的意思是說"在台灣的任何地區都可能找到浮潛聖地."

    若單就字面翻譯, 是說:

    "不管你住在台灣的哪個地區, 都有浮潛聖地等著你去發掘"

    所以要用B -- 表示"不論在何處, 任何地方"

    如果你用A (Whether)的話,意思就變成 "不管你是不是住在台灣"了

    這樣跟原意就不符了, 而且whether後面通常會加or not

  • 1 decade ago

    無論在哪裡;無論到哪裡

    Wherever one goes, there's always a spy hanging about.

    不管你走到哪裡,總有密探跟著。

    無論什麼情況下

    Wherever it is possible, he tries to help.

    只要有可能,他總是設法幫忙。B 的解釋

    (引導名詞子句)是否 A的解釋

    Ask him whether he can come or not.

    問問他是否能來。

    I don't know whether you like flowers, sir.

    先生,我不知道您是否喜歡花。

    (與or連用,引導副詞子句)不管是...(或是)

    We'll go on with the work, whether we can find the necessary tools or not.

    不管我們能否找到所需的工具,我們要把這件工作做下去。

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