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upon
ə'pɑːn
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Part of Speech(介) preposition
Sample Sentences
  • In the forest, we came upon a flock of pheasants.
    ①在⑵森林⑴里⑴我们⑸碰到⑸一群⑸雉鸡⑩。
  • Our security depends upon Latin America.
    ⑤我们的⑵安全⑸维系⑴在⑸拉丁美洲⑸身上⑩。
  • Do not try to impose your belief upon others.
    别试图把你的信仰强加在别人头上。
  • News reporters camped upon his doorstep day and night.
    一些新闻记者日夜在他门口纠缠不走。
  • He vented his ill-temper upon his long suffering wife.
    他把怒气发泄在他长期受苦的妻子身上。
  • Before liberation, taxes weighed heavily upon the people.
    解放前,各种捐税沉重地压在人民身上。
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