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itself

US [ɪtˈself]
UK [ɪt'self]
  • pron.指施动并受其影响的动物或事物;用以强调某动物、某事物等
  • Web它自己;它本身;自身
Plural Form:themselves  
Itself
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1.
(指施动并受其影响的动物或事物)used when the animal or thing that does an action is also affected by it
The cat was washing itself.
猫在清洁自己。
Does the computer turn itself off?
电脑会自动关机吗?
The company has got itself into difficulties.
公司本身陷入了困境。
There's no need for the team to feel proud of itself.
那支队伍无须自鸣得意。
2.
(用以强调某动物、某事物等)used to emphasize an animal, a thing, etc.
The village itself is pretty, but the surrounding countryside is rather dull.
村子本身很美,但周围的田野相当单调。

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