[biːn] or [bin]
(p. p.) of Be
(-) The past participle of Be. In old authors it is also the pr. tense plural of Be. See 1st Bee.
pa.p. of Be.
- Will was not quite contented, thinking that he would apparently have been of more importance if he had been disliked. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.
- Of the numerous other telegraph instruments that have been invented since 1837, that of Mr. Morse is in most general use, especially on the Continent and in America. 弗雷德里克·科利尔·贝克维尔. 伟大的事实.
- She had been all sweetness and kindness, always thankful, always gentle, even when Mrs. Clapp lost her own temper and pressed for the rent. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- You naughty, wicked child,--you've been stealing this! 哈丽叶特·比切·斯托. 汤姆叔叔的小屋.
- We have been on the look-out for him, and there was some idea that he had got away to America. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯归来记.
- It has been done before. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- I believe that he would have come all the way had it not been that Dr. Ferrier, who lives near me, was going down by that very train. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯回忆录.
- In textile fabrics they have never been surpassed. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- The grate might have been the old brazier, and the glow might have been the old hollow down by the flare. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Yes, but such care could have been furnished by any one of us. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- Since that time, nothing has been heard to my knowledge of the three Hindoos. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- About a mile west from where I had been stopping a road comes up from the southeast, joining that from La Grange to Memphis. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- He has just been saying that he doesn't care to speak of it. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- The energy which had at once supported him under his old sufferings and aggravated their sharpness, had been gradually restored to him. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 双城记.
- Not a word had been spoken during the present session on any of these topics. 玛丽·雪莱. 最后一个人.
- Upon such may have beens we can speculate here, but we cannot decide. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.