词汇精选:few的用法和辨析

一、详细释义:adj.很少的;几乎没有的例句:He is a man of few words.他是个沉默寡言的人。例句:I have too few chances to enjoy myself.我享受生活乐趣的机会太少了。n.很少数

一、详细释义:

adj.

很少的;几乎没有的

例句:

He is a man of few words.

他是个沉默寡言的人。

例句:

I have too few chances to enjoy myself.

我享受生活乐趣的机会太少了。

n.

很少数

例句:

This should not be an experience for the few.

这不应是少数几个人的经历。

例句:

This is a system built on academic excellence for the few.

这是建立在面向少数人的精英教育上的体制。

pron.

很少

例句:

Few know and few care.

很少有人知道,也很少有人关心。

例句:

Few of them came to class during last storm.

上次暴风雨期间他们很少有人来上课。

二、词义辨析:

little,few,several

这几个词用作形容词时均含“少量的”之意。little只修饰不可数名词,含否定意义。few只修饰可数名词的复数形式,侧重指数量非常少,给人一种模糊概念,含否定意义。 several修饰可数名词的复数形式,指至少有3个,但不会超过5、6个。

三、相关短语:

a few

s.1.少许,少数

四、参考例句:

Few know and few care.

很少有人知道,也很少有人关心。

Inflorescences often few flowered.

花序通常很少花。

I have few friends.

我几乎没有朋友。

He mumbled a few words.

他小声咕哝了一句。

Few people understand modern art.

很少有人理解现代艺术。

Few could afford the luxury.

很少有人买得起这种奢侈品。

He has a few friends.

他有几个朋友。

Few survived after the flood.

洪水后极少有人生还。

We saw few students there.

我们在那儿几乎没看见学生。

Few survived after the flood.

洪水过后,生还者寥寥无几。

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