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发表时间:2018-08-10内容来源:VOA英语学习网

释义:

be meant to 决定做某事

如果 mean 变成被动形态,即 be meant to+动词(for+名词)的话,就表示“本应该做事”。尤其在表示男女之间有天生缘分的时候就可以用 It was meant to be, They were meant to be 等。

例句:

You know my music is meant to inspire.

你知道我的音乐是用来激发灵感的。

I was meant to spend the rest of my life with you.

我决定和你度过余下的时光。

I feel like I was meant to pick this up.

我觉得我命中注定要选择这个。

I think that was meant for you.

我觉得那是你命中注定的。

对话:

A: What is all of this money for?

这些钱全都是用来干嘛的?

B: It is meant to buy some furniture.

是用来买些家具的。

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