Chinese English Dictionary

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準備 in English:

1. preparation

Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
We all made preparation for the meeting.
My older brother did all the preparation.
In preparation for painting a portrait, my friend takes many photographs in order to study the subject closely.
We failed due to a lack of preparation.
I also wanted to enjoy the break, but thanks to preparation and supplementary lessons for a certain six-man team, I got none!
She practiced curtsying in the mirror in preparation for her meeting with the queen.
Each stage of life is a preparation for the next as well as a complete life in itself.
Right now I'm training in preparation for the day we set off.
Two nights isn't a lot of time for preparation. Preparation time
He sometimes spends hours on the preparation of one meal.
The England team have begun their preparation for next week's game.
Coach is responsible for preparation football players.
the preparation of a draft contract; the project is in preparation
A typical nurse will do such things as helping with a urinal bottle, and shaving in preparation for surgery!

2. prepare

My mother said there was nothing I could do to completely prepare for parenthood.
If I don't go to the supermarket, I won't be able to prepare anything to eat this evening.
Your response is greatly appreciated and will enable us to prepare more efficiently.
He'll be back in two hours. In the meantime, let's prepare dinner.
My robot will prepare meals, clean, wash dishes, and perform other household tasks.
prepare meal
Please prepare a CD player so that you can quickly playback the sound you want to record.
We have to look the future straight in the eye and prepare to get through the coming crisis.
I am a little bit afraid that he will not prepare anything because I have not seen a presentation of his with presentation material.
Scott, prepare the advertising budget right now!
Prepare five postcard sized pieces of cardboard.
About the camp coming up, we'll prepare the food so could you arrange three cars?
To prepare means to get ready for something. When you prepare for a test, you'll get a better score than if you don’t.
Mohandas had been back in India for two years, and once again he prepared to leave
We can prepare to offer you a special discount of 5% for the STL#3456, on condition that you place an order for more than 15 at one time.