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listen

US [ˈlɪs(ə)n]
UK ['lɪs(ə)n]
  • n.
  • v.倾听;听从;(注意地)听;听信
  • Web聆听;监听;听着
Simple Present:listens  Present Participle:listening  Past Tense:listened  
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v.
1.
[i]
(注意地)听;倾听to pay attention to sb/sth that you can hear
Listen! What's that noise? Can you hear it?
听!那是什么响声?你能听见吗?
Sorry, I wasn't really listening.
对不起,我刚才没注意听。
to listen to music
听音乐
I listened carefully to her story.
我认真听了她说的情况。
2.
[i]
~ (to sb/sth)
听信;听从to take notice of what sb says to you so that you follow their advice or believe them
None of this would have happened if you'd listened to me.
你要是听了我的话,这一切就不会发生了。
Why won't you listen to reason ?
你怎么就不听劝呢?
3.
[i]
(informal)
(让对方注意)听着,注意听used to tell sb to take notice of what you are going to say
Listen, there's something I have to tell you.
听着,我有事要告诉你。
n.
1.
[ususing]
an act of listening
Have a listen to this.
听一听这个。

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