拉丁前缀之与ante – before“之前”和post – after“之后”相关的词汇

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antecedents n. pl. 祖先

  • Like their antecedents in the desert, they are defined not by what they carry but by what they leave behind, knowing that the environment will provide it.
    如同其沙漠里的祖先,他们的名字不由所携带的东西定义,而是由他们所扔掉的东西所决定,因为他们知道环境将提供他们所需要的。

anteroom n. 接待室

  • He had been patiently waiting in the anteroom for an hour.
    他在前厅耐心地等了一个小时。

postmortem n. 验尸

  • Police said a postmortem examination would be carried out today.
    警方说今天可能会进行验尸。

postscript n. 附言

  • A brief, handwritten postscript lay beneath his signature.
    在他的签名下,有一句简短的手写附言。

拉丁前缀之与ante – before“之前”和post – after“之后”相关的词汇

antedate vt. 1. 到填(文件、信件等的)日期 2. (时间上)前于

  • To make this cheque legal, you should antedate it by7days.
    为了使你的支票有效,你必须把日期提前7天。
  • The great eternal truths and principles of life antedate all religions.
    生命伟大永恒的真理与原则比一切宗教都早。

postdate vt. 把……的日期填迟

  • He send us a postdate cheque.
    他寄给我们一张填迟日期的支票。

ante meridiem n. 上午;午前

  • He arose at 6:30 a.m. as usual.
    同往常一样,他在早上6:30起了床。

Post meridiem n. 下午;午后

  • At about 4.30 p.m. Audrey arrived at the office.
    大约下午4点30分,奥德丽到了办公室。

postgraduate adj. 毕业后的;研究生院的

  • Dr Hoffman did his postgraduate work at Leicester University.
    霍夫曼博士是在莱斯特大学读的研究生。

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