- 八; 八人划船队；由八人划的船;
Eight kilometres is roughly equivalent to five miles.
Charlie was earning eight pounds, I was earning five.
At eight I said "I'm getting off now."
Mercer will have his jaw wired up tomorrow and will be sidelined for six to eight weeks.
He walked two hundred and sixty miles in eight days.
I had to drive eight miles at rush hour.
The ignition of methane gas killed eight men.
The last of the ten inmates gave themselves up after twenty eight hours on the roof of the prison.
You could face up to eight years in jail for spreading rumours considered prejudicial to security.
He also had his licence endorsed with eight penalty points.
Expenditure on education has gone up by seven point eight per cent over and above inflation.
Our family adopted a child aged eight.
We average eight hours'work a day.
I've been on the go ever since eight o'clock this morning.
She arrives every day at eight, as regular as clockwork.
Eight delegates voted against the motion.
The children had to get themselves off to school as both their parents went out to work at eight o'clock.
The music exam has eight grades; I have passed Grade 1, the easiest.
It is already five past eight but only ten office workers have signed in.
A guard is made of eight soldiers.
Traditionally piglets were weaned at eight weeks.
It can take as long as eight days to rig up rope ladders and to establish supply bases before a descent can be made into a very deep cave.
Covers have been laid for eight.
Young people, full of vigour and vitality, are like the sun at eight or nine in the morning.
He then changed into overalls and spent the next eight hours as a dustman.
This table dines eight.
The normal teaching load of a full professor is eight hours a week.
We must cut carbon emissions by 80% from their 2006 levels by 2020, stabilize the world's population at eight billion by 2040, completely remove poverty, and restore forests and soils.
Jody has a Ph.D.in nutrition, but more important, she has personal experience—her mother taught her to diet when she was only eight years old.
Jody has a Ph.D. in nutrition, but more important, she has personal experience—her mother taught her to diet when she was only eight years old.
I designed an eight-session workshop for 91 students whose math grades were declining in their first year of junior high.
The demographics of that group looked quite different from those in the competition round—of the 16 video finalists, 13 were girls and eight were African-American students.
The practice of clocking in for an eight-hour workday is a leftover from the days of the Industrial Revolution, as reflected in the then-popular saying, Eight hours labor, eight hours recreation, eight hours rest.
In addition to a 16-month leave,a Swedish parent has the right to work six hours a day (for a reduced salary)until his or her child is eight years old.
He is far less likely to take a year of parental leave and then return on a reduced work schedule for the next eight years
The average American spends at least eight and a half hours a day in front of a screen.
A recent Chinese survey ranks 35 American universities among the top 50, eight among the top 10.
He was kidnapped eight months ago.
A retired engineer, 76-year-old Wilson has been offering free rides to college students for the past eight years.
2019年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文
Babies need a lot of rest: most of them sleep about 18 hours a day! adults need about eight hours.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
But the new national sleep foundation survey found that 35% of 10- to 12-year-olds get only seven or eight hours.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
However, the research—involving eight groups of 32 children aged 8 to 12 — suggested that as they headed toward their teens, they became increasingly anxious online.
2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
I understand it is eight hundred dollars a month.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 听力 原文
Recently, we bought a twenty-eight-foot travel trailer complete with a bathroom and a built-in TV set.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 七选五 原文
Rideout's team thinks that the California condors' average survival time in the wild is now just under eight years.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
She suspected that one of her three daughters —then ten, eight, and six— had picked it up, but the girls said they hadn't.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 语法填空 原文
Some complain of unfriendly coworkers and feel sad for eight-hour workweeks devoted to tasks they hate.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 完形填空 原文
The eight-part series, save money: good food, follows in the footsteps of itv's save money: good health, which gave viewers advice on how to get value from the vast range of health products on the market.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The transition, which flew at 1, 400 feet for eight minutes last month, can reach around 70 miles per hour on the road and 115 in the air.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
We have you arriving on the 16th of september and leaving the 24th of september — altogether, eight nights.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 听力 原文
With that, I spent eight to ten hours a day with Joe in the hospital, doing anything and everything I could to ease his discomfort.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
You could apply to be a stewardship youth ranger and work on local natural resource management projects for eight weeks this summer.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Eight monumental curving staircases of granite with over 4,000 individually cast bronze balusters are capped by four skylight domes and two stained glass rotundas.
1. the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
1. being one more than seven
have one over the eight
(Brit. informal)have one drink too many
八顶点模型 eight-vertex model