- v.改善，改进，提高( improve的过去式和过去分词 ); 提高（土地、地产）的价值; 利用（机会）; 抓紧（时间）;
His quality of life has improved dramatically since the operation.
The relationship between the police and the local community has improved.
Conditions for the poor in Los Angeles have not improved.
Britain's balance of payments improved modestly last month.
Life has improved and returned to normal.
Curiously, the struggle to survive has greatly improved her health.
That improved Mrs Goole's already favourable opinion of him.
If improved education is combined with other factors dramatic results can be achieved.
They have improved immeasurably since their arrival.
Saying she's improved comes over as a backhanded compliment.
He improved their house.
The improved trade figures have given the government fresh ammunition.
Air safety has not improved since the dramatic advances of the 1970s.
There is no doubt that grades have improved and interest in education has revived.
The facilities have improved beyond all recognition.
The fare has much improved since Hugh has taken charge of the kitchen.
The committee has recommended that the training program ( should ) be improved.
Her manner seemed unpleasant at first, but she improved on further acquaintance.
His health is much improved since he gave up smoking.
Half of these plots is devoted to raising improved seeds.
Improved graphics took computer games into a new era.
He's never improved on his first book.
If I have improved in any way, I owe it all to you.
His composition has improved.
The improved farm tools are efficient as well as easy to handle.
The relations between our two countries have improved markedly in every aspect.
The students have improved their listening.
As the economy develops, the living conditions of the people have been improved accordingly.
The patient has improved measurably.
Those whose accommodation had more natural views showed an improvement of 19%; those who had the same improvement in material surroundings but no nice view improved just 4%.
Farmington, Utah, is a more pleasant community since a local girls' 4-H club improved Main Street.
They need to be further improved
It should be improved to better suit the job market.
Land Usage: Over the last five decades, improved farming techniques and technologies have helped to significantly increase crop yields along with a 12% expansion of farmed land use
Rising population combined with improved nutrition standards and shifting dietary preferences will exert pressure for increases in global food supply.
Carr points out, that after spending time in quiet rural settings, subjects "exhibit greater attentiveness, stronger memory and generally improved cognition.
The overall quality of education has improved.
They improved their customer service on a company wide basis
At first, the doctors weren't sure, but she's really improved.
Their racial attitudes improved.
Another important design goal is communication, which designers have improved by lowering the walls that separate workstations.
2015年高考英语上海卷 选词填空 原文
Another is that the helping behaviors are not improved if the children are rewarded.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Digital technology—email and smart phones especially—have vastly improved workers' ability to be productive outside of a traditional office.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
First, sport programs can provide youth with opportunities to be physically active, which can lead to improved physical health.
2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文
For example, the backhand skills in tennis could be learned and improved over time by playing matches or by creating fun practice situations.
2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文
Improved physical health and psychosocial development.
2015年高考英语上海卷 答案 选项
My life improved remarkably when I discovered art.
2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文
One study in America found that students' grades improved a little after the school introduced uniforms.
2019年高考英语浙江卷 语法填空 原文
Technology has improved the life of Americans.
2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项收起真题例句
1. made more desirable or valuable or profitable; especially made ready for use or marketing;
"new houses are springing up on an improved tract of land near the river"
"an improved breed"
2. become or made better in quality;
"was proud of his improved grades"
"an improved viewfinder"
3. (of land) made ready for development or agriculture by clearing of trees and brush;