Sentences in dictionaries(9)/About noun

 

辞書のある暮らし

 

It is useful to know how to use a noun in English.

There are some examples in a dictionary.

 

1)抽象的な【the+普通名詞】

The pen is mightier than the sword.

(ことわざ:文は武よりも強し。)

He has something of the woman in his character.

〈彼の性格はどことなく女性的。)

 

I found good sentences about Nightingale in a book.

She cleaned the buildings and organized the nurses, managed

to get food, blankets and medicine, and by her love and devotion,

comforted the suffering and the dying.

 

〈私流和訳)

ナイチンゲールは建物の汚れを取り除き、看護師たちを配置し、食物・毛布・薬を管理し、

さらに愛と献身によって、苦しむ人たちや瀕死の状態の人々をなぐさめた。

 

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