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大概 in English:

1. Probably

It's probably OK.
Tomorrow, the car needs to go to the garage for a big service. It'll probably set me back a couple of hundred euros.
A self-proclaimed democrat, who is lucky enough to live in a democratic country, but who constantly swears at politicians without committing himself to politics, has probably not understood the word "democracy".
Marriage is for women the commonest mode of livelihood, and the total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage than in prostitution.
Ah, this is my idiot son Takashi "Eh-er, yes. (The late) Takashi, right?" "Fuusy, he isn't dead yet! Probably."
I had imagined that the newbies fresh from university would probably be stuck with all the backstage work - collecting reference material, getting copies and such but I couldn't have been proved more wrong.
Just as the female ant after coition loses her wings, which then become superfluous, nay, dangerous for breeding purposes, so for the most part does a woman lose her beauty after giving birth to one or two children; and probably for the same reasons.
It really is a nice theory. The only defect I think it has is probably common to all philosophical theories. It's wrong.
Situation report. "At present 4 in sight. At most probably 7. Holding small calibre arms."
The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
An ancient manor, probably from the time of the templar knights, is the home to our family, and its outbuildings welcome friends and holiday guests all year round.
Probably just a stupid urban legend "But they do say 'there's no smoke without fire', don't they?"
What is political science? From the "political," people will probably first associate it with the political incidents that enliven journalism.

English word "大概"(Probably) occurs in sets:

On The Road At Eighteen (Unseen Vocab)

2. around

Turn around.
You can't just come in here and start ordering people around.
Doesn't it irritate you to see couples making out around town?
Company attorneys are working around the clock to complete the merger.
She advised him to take a long holiday, so he immediately quit work and took a trip around the world.
Blind people sometimes develop a compensatory ability to sense the proximity of objects around them.
There were many things that we wanted to do, but we never got around to doing many of them.
A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Ecology is the study of living things all around us.
Jingle Bells, a popular song around Christmas time, is not really a Christmas song. The lyrics say nothing about Christmas.
Taking no notice of the people around them, the boys talked loudly to each other.
I'll be sticking around town all summer. I just don't have enough money to go anywhere.
Don't read evil intentions into the ordinary actions of people around you.
Make your airplane reservations early since flights fill up quickly around Christmas.
I looked around and noticed that mine was the only car on the road.

English word "大概"(around) occurs in sets:

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