英语六级高分必备500关键句(MP3+文本) 第338期:完型语法(340)
日期:2017-07-27 12:01

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340.The Internet had its origins in a 1969 U.S. Defense Department computer network called ARPAnet, which stood for Advanced Research Projects Agency Network.
互联网的前身是1969年美国国防部建立的名为阿帕网的计算机网络,阿帕网代表“高级研究计划署网络”。

六级词汇讲解:
本句的主干是The Intemet had its origins...。which引导的非限制性定语从句修饰ARPAnet。have one's origin in...意为“起源于,追溯至……。如:

The great depression ofthe economy has its origins in the trade for a decade.
经济的萧条源于该国过去十年间的贸易行为。

stand for意为“代表,象征”。如:
It is known to all that the olive branch stands for peace.
众所周知,橄榄枝象征着和平。

英语六级考点归纳:
与stand相关的短语还有:

stand by意为“支持,支援;袖手旁观”。如:
1 won't stand by and watch others humiliate her in public.
我不会坐视着她在公共场合被人羞辱的。

stand out意为“突出;杰出”。如:
That pretty girl stands out in a crowd.
那个漂亮的女孩在人群中很出众。

stand off意为“远离;避开”。如:
He's trying to stand offher in public.
他有意地在公共场合避开她。

stand up to意为“经得起;勇敢地面对”。如:
The cancer patient said he would stand up to death.
这名癌症患者说,他将勇敢面对死亡。

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