小站备考
雅思
雅思词汇

preserve

剑雅词频:24次
pre预先
serv保持
e
预先保持→保存

[prɪˈzɜ:v]


【释义】

基本释义 n. 蜜饯

常考释义 vt. 保存

【变形】

现在分词:preserving    第三人称单数:preserves    过去式:preserved    过去分词:preserved    复数:preserves    

vt. 维持;保持;保存

【剑雅例句】

1.   In the 1970s and 1980s, though, researchers found pollen preserved in lake sediments, which proved the island had been covered in lush palm forests for thousands of years.(剑雅11-TEST2)

 但是,在20世纪70到80年代间,研究者们在湖中沉淀物中发现了残存下来的花粉,这证明这座岛屿在数千年前曾经被茂盛的棕榈树林覆盖过。

2. He says, ‘We drank beer. For a long time, the English were protected by the strong antibacterial agent in hops, which were added to help preserve the beer. (剑雅10-TEST2)

他说道:“当时我们是喝啤酒的,长期以来,啤酒中的一种高度抗菌的成分——啤酒花保护着英国人的健康。

3. We may envy their achievements and fame,but we should also recognise the price they may have paid in terms of perseverance, single-mindedness, dedication, restrictions on their personal lives, the demands upon their energies and time, and how often they had to display great courage to preserve their integrity or to make their way to the top.(剑雅8-TEST3)

我们也许仰慕他们所取得的成就和声望,但我们也应当意识到他们曾经付出过的代价:坚持、专注、牺牲和隐忍,还有他们付出的精力和时间,以及他们独上巅峰的勇气。

4. ‘Preserving a language is more like preserving fruits in a jar,’ he says.(剑雅4-TEST2)

他说,“保存语言更像用罐子保存水果”。

5. It has tried to preserve the living world as if it were a jar of pickles, letting nothing in and nothing out, keeping nature in a state of arrested development. (剑雅12-TEST8)

他们(英国环境保护)试图去保存这个活生生的世界,就像保存一瓶腌黄瓜那样,不让任何物种进出,让自然在控制下去发展(在局限中发展)。

vt. 保护;维护

【剑雅例句】

1. In addition, to preserve species such as leatherback turtles, which live out in the high seas but have their nesting sites on the American coast, we need to create corridors for migration, so they can get from one area to another safely.(剑雅11-TEST1)

此外,为了保护如棱皮龟这样的物种,它们在外海生活,但在美国海岸有筑巢地点,我们需要建立一个用来迁徙的通道,所以他们可以那全地从一个地区到另一个地区。

vt. 防止…腐烂

vt. 腌制;将…制成果酱(或蜜饯)

vt. 继续保持;保留

vt. (通过冷冻、干燥、加盐等方式)保存,保藏

n. 果酱;蜜饯

n. 专属领域

n. 私人捕猎区

n. 保护区