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今日短語

Handy 能派上用場的

Todays Phrase: handy 派上用場

今日短語

我們可以用 handy 來形容“某樣東西方便實用、能派上用場”。尤其可用在某物或某人在沒有預料到的場合里出現或給予他人幫助的語境里。

例句

It would be handy if you could clear up in the kitchen, then I can start making dinner.

That's handy - I've just found £20 in my pocket. Now we don't need to go the cash machine, we can go straight to the cinema.

請注意

在英語里,我們把能做一些簡單裝修、維修或雜活的人稱為 handyman。

例句

I'm no good at putting up shelves; I think I'll just get a handyman in.

We've got to redecorate the bedroom. Shall we do it ourselves or get a handyman in? 

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