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construction

TPO词频:46次
co共同
n
struct建立
ion表名词
共同建立→建造;建设

[kənˈstrʌkʃən]


【释义】

基本释义 n. 建筑物

常考释义 n.建造;建设;构筑

【变形】

复数:constructions    

n. 建造;建设; 建筑

【TPO例句】

1. Uh huh…exactly! In fact, the evidence shows that one of the greatest periods of construction in the city occurred during the Postclassic. (TPO52-L4)

恩…对。事实上有证据表明后古典时期是大量兴建建筑的时期。

2. Plus, well, the equipment is all set up, you know, the scaffolding is up on that side of the building and……oh it just won’t be practical to have the construction workers move everything to another side and leave a whole side of the library all torn out like that.(TPO50-C2)

另外,嗯,设备已经搭建起来了,你知道,脚手架在楼旁边都已经搭好了……哦,让建筑工人把这些设备移到另一面墙,留下图书馆现在这整一面都挖开了,并不实际。

3. After ten or twelve stories, masonry construction reaches a maximum possible height, since it runs into difficulties of compression and of inadequate lateral strength to combat wind shear. (TPO37-P3)

在十层十二层楼之后,高大建筑达到了其最大的高度,因为强大的压迫力和不足的抵抗风力的侧面强度不能支持楼继续高上去。

4. Steel construction, on the other hand, can support a building of 50 or 100 stories without difficulty. (TPO37-P3)

然而,钢铁结构就可以毫不困难地支持50或者100层的高楼。

5. Updated and electrified versions of the freight elevator that had been introduced by Elisha Graves Otis in 1853 (several decades before skyscraper construction) solved this problem.(TPO37-P3)

Elisha Graves Otis在1853年(摩天大楼被造出来的几十年前)发明的、经过改进和电气化的货梯解决了这个问题。

6. A structure built with steel beams protected by terra-cotta tiles was still three times lighter than a comparably sized building that used masonry construction, so the weight of the tiles was not a problem. (TPO37-P3)

这种由陶片保护的钢条建造的建筑比相似规模的石头结构的大楼要轻三倍,所以瓦片的重量不是问题。

7. Another way they kept construction prices down was to train workers who went from house to house doing a specific task, sort of like an assembly line. (TPO36-L3)

他们另一种降低成本的办法是去训练专项工人,他们在房屋建筑里每个人只负责一块特定的工作,类似于生产线的装配工人。

8. In the early 1950's, their designs became a model for suburb construction throughout the country. (TPO36-L3)

在20世纪50年代早期,他们的设计就变成了全国范围内的郊区建筑的模板。 

9. The answer lies in the construction of the nest.(TPO47-P2)

问题的答案在于巢穴的建造结构。

10. No one said anything about construction.(TPO42-C2)

没有人跟我说过任何修建的事。

11. Construction started in 2547 B.C.E., about 4500 years ago. (TPO33-L1)

建造工程从公元前2547年开始,大约是4500年前。

12. To get that perfection, the engineers must have had to measure it repeatedly during construction. (TPO33-L1)

要达到那个完美程度,工程师必须在建造过程中重复地测量。

13. Well, if you got a ramp spiraling up from the base of the Pyramid, those corners would be buried by that ramp during construction. (TPO33-L1)

如果坡道从金字塔底部周围盘旋而起,那么这几个角就会在建筑过程冲被坡道掩埋。

14. Improvements in road construction and sailing had occurred, but shipping heavy freight over land remained expensive, even with the use of rivers and canals wherever possible. (TPO26-P1)

道路设施以及航海的改善已经初见成效,但是船运重型货物到陆地的费用仍然很高,即使在可以使用河流和运河的地方。

15. Also, the availability of jobs in railway construction attracted many rural laborers accustomed to seasonal and temporary employment. (TPO26-P1)

同时,铁道建设方面的更多就业机会也吸引了那些习惯于季节性工作或者短工制的农村劳动力。

16. When the work was completed, many moved to other construction jobs or to factory work in cities and towns, where they became part of an expanding working class.(TPO26-P1)

一旦工作完成,其中的很多人就会参与到其他的建筑工作中或是城镇中的工厂工作中,并成为其中的不断壮大的工人阶级。

17. Such activities had a major effect on the local area, in particular with the construction of infrastructure such as roads, which improved access to remote areas.(TPO19-P1)

这样的活动对当地有着显著的影响,特别是基础设施(如道路)的建设使得偏远地区的交通很便利。。

18. Materials and methods of construction are integral parts of the design of architecture structures. (TPO3-P1)

材料和建设方法是建筑结构设计整体的组成部分。

19. Enormous changes in materials and techniques of construction within the last few generations have made it possible to enclose space with much greater ease and speed and with a minimum of material. (TPO3-P1)

近几代建筑材料和科技的巨大变化使得包围空间更加简单、快速,并且用更少的材料。

n. 制造

n. 创立;构建

n. 建造物

n. 建造式样;构筑方式

n. 建筑业

n. 解释;阐明<正式>

n. (对线、角、图形进行的)作图,构造【数】

n. 构成派雕塑作品【艺术】