[ə'pɒn] or [ə'pɑn]
(prep.) On; -- used in all the senses of that word, with which it is interchangeable.
prep. . On.. About, concerning, on the subject of.. With, immediately after.
prep. on in an elevated position.—adv. on.
- No, indeed, sir,' returned Mrs. Sparsit, with a gentle melancholy upon her. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 艰难时事.
- Upon my soul it is uncommon good! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Sometimes, Eustacia, I think it is a judgment upon you. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- But this base attempt to injure Mr. Pickwick recoiled upon the head of its calumnious author. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 匹克威克外传.
- He had not read far when he rested his head upon his two hands--to hide his face from me. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- She was a warlike power, and inscribed upon her banners many a brilliant fight with Genoese and Turks. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- I find from Riderhood and you together, that there are suspicions against both men, and I'm not going to take upon myself to decide betwixt them. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- I am nearly seventy, Mr. Lydgate, and I go upon experience. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.
- Well, at least, said Holmes, you have had your revenge upon them. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯历险记.
- As the glare of day mellowed into twilight, we looked down upon a picture which is celebrated all over the world. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- I say that these monstrous laws of yours will bring a curse upon the land--God will not let such wickedness endure. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯归来记.
- And is that why you would put tables and chairs upon them, and have people walking over them with heavy boots? 查尔斯·狄更斯. 艰难时事.
- Mounting, Sola upon one beast, and Dejah Thoris behind me upon the other, we rode from the city of Thark through the hills to the south. 埃德加·赖斯·巴勒斯. 火星公主.
- The manifest advantage of an even track for the wheels long ago suggested the idea of laying down wood and other hard, smooth surfaces for carriages to run upon. 弗雷德里克·科利尔·贝克维尔. 伟大的事实.
- At last he grasped the manuscript upon which Jane Porter had been writing, and as cautiously withdrew his arm and hand, holding the precious treasure. 埃德加·赖斯·巴勒斯. 人猿泰山.
- And I am glad of another thing, and that is, that of course you know you may depend upon my keeping it and always so far deserving it. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- Repeated depredations on the frontiers had exasperated the inhabitants to such a degree, that they determined on revenge upon every Indian. 本杰明·富兰克林. 富兰克林自传.
- This he placed in the middle of the floor and, squatting down upon a stool in front of it, he threw back the lid. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯回忆录.
- She is represented upon her monuments in masculine garb, and with a long beard as a symbol of wisdom. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- Who raised her head upon his coming in and asking: 'Where did you go, Liz? 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- That catastrophe and other events may have worked upon Mr. Osborne. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- Upon the main caravan routes the chief towns rose to a certain second-rate prosperity, and foremost among them were Medina and Mecca. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- There were lines upon his forehead, but Time seemed to have touched him gently, remembering how kind he was to others. 路易莎·梅·奥尔科特. 小妇人.
- Enough of a subject I had determined not to touch upon. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- Sherman responded to this attack on his lines of communication by directing one upon theirs. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- It is a thousand pities that we have not a reproduction of those which were done in chalk upon the window-sill. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯归来记.
- He unfolded a paper and laid it upon the table. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯归来记.
- A few days before she had done a dreadful thing, and it weighed upon her conscience. 路易莎·梅·奥尔科特. 小妇人.
- When the mass of men emerged from slavish obedience and made democracy inevitable, the taboo entered upon its final illness. 沃尔特·李普曼. 政治序论.
- No, my love; I should be a restraint upon you. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.