Video: pronunciation of 'position'
This investment puts us in a strong position for the years to come. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He had taken his team to an imposing position by the time he was done. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We're in a good financial position. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He took full advantage of his pole position - despite going off the track at turn one. The Sun (2016)Such a move and his coveted England position would be placed at risk. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It would also become an offence to abuse a position for personal advantage, or for the benefit or detriment of another. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One drill using mannequins as opponents focused on team shape after attacking raids and, in particular, finding the shortest route back into a position. Times, Sunday Times (2016)To come off again losing after being in that position, is something I need to get out of my head pretty quick. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Presumably it eased his financial position somewhat. Ford Madox Ford (1990)The main point is your position in group. The Sun (2008)The problem is that this is only possible if you scale the campus pastor position way back. Christianity Today (2000)We continue to monitor the position carefully. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Position the pins close to the teeth of the zip. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Then step back down and back to original standing position. The Sun (2015)This is generally reflected in the price that clubs pay for players in the different positions. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Only he has earned the right to hold that position. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We want to get in good positions in wide areas. The Sun (2010)Grid position is only part of the story. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They have been put into a position where creative leadership is extremely difficult. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are coming out of it now and are in a much stronger position financially. The Sun (2013)The value of the gift should depend on the position of the person you are meeting. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Did well but he was dragged out of position at times. The Sun (2013)And what is the financial position going forward? Times, Sunday Times (2013)The issue is whether it concedes real advantages or positions that lock it and the whole opposition into defeat. After Thatcher (1989)The oil producers are in the enviable position of selling something that automatically makes more of what they sell available. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Which driver is in pole position on the F1 wealth grid? Times, Sunday Times (2010)The question is whether it is worth positioning oneself to take up those rights, given the potential upside. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
极其常用。在柯林斯辞典中， position 是1千个最常用词之一。
英式英语: position /pəˈzɪʃən/ NOUN
geographical The position of someone or something is the place where they are.
The captain reported the ship's name and position.
- 美式英语: position
- 阿拉伯语: مَكَانَة
- 巴西葡萄牙语: posição
- 简体中文: 位置
- 克罗地亚语: položaj
- 捷克语: pozice
- 丹麦语: position
- 荷兰语: positie
- 欧洲西班牙语: posición emplazamiento
- 芬兰语: asema sijainti
- 法语: position
- 德语: Position
- 希腊语: θέση
- 意大利语: posizione
- 日语: 位置
- 韩语: 위치
- 挪威语: posisjon
- 波兰语: pozycja położenie
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: posição
- 罗马尼亚语: poziție
- 俄语: положение
- 西班牙语: posición
- 瑞典语: position
- 泰语: ตำแหน่ง
- 土耳其语: pozisyon
- 乌克兰语: позиція
- 越南语: vị trí
英式英语: position NOUN
in company A position in a company or organization is a job.
He left a career in teaching to take up a position with the government.
position 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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