- prep.在…上面; 当…时候;
We insist upon a definite answer.
As we turned the corner , we came upon a group of men who were waiting for the public house to open.
At this moment an idea burst upon him — a glorious idea.
He can always be relied upon for help.
He went forth upon a journey to far land.
The shelf was beginning to sag beneath the weight of the books upon it.
The child sat trifling with the burnt bread upon his plate.
In 2006 work began upon the second phase of the project.
After his parents died, responsibility for his three younger sisters bore down upon the young man.
During the postwar years in Germany, many honours were heaped upon Einstein.
Five hundred pairs of eyes were fastened upon him eagerly.
The Indians avenged the burning of their village on 〔 upon 〕 the settlers.
The two men advanced upon each other with drawn revolver.
They heaped blame upon him.
The agreement shall enter into force upon signature.
The king was attended upon [ on ] by a number of servants.
Blessing has descended upon the house.
She has entered upon the change of life.
They fired ( their guns ) at [ on, upon ] the enemy.
He often values himself on [ upon ] his knowledge.
他时常 夸耀 自己的知识.
He had come half a dozen times to call upon his sister.
He was afforded a certificate upon completion of his course of study.
A man's dignity depends not upon his wealth or rank but upon his character.
The present Queen succeeded to the throne upon the death of her father.
History is silent on [ upon , about ] the subject.
历史没有 叙述 这 件 事情.
A lonely feeling crept upon my spirit.
The subject remains untouched upon.
You can't just count upon one single person to get the work done properly.
Old age creeps upon one unawares.
The author looks upon his mother as his most demanding and caring instructor.
Moreover, students should be prepared not just for their first job, but for their 4th and 5th jobs, as there's little reason to doubt that people entering the workforce today will be called upon to play many different roles over the course of their careers.
The ability to draw upon every available tool and insight—picked up from science, arts, and technology—to solve the problems of the future, and take advantage of the opportunities that present themselves, will be helpful to them and the United States
White students tend to look down upon their black peers.
Companies have also taken it upon themselves to contest each other's green claims.
Upon reflection, however, it is equally easy to feel like you have seen it all before.
That, too, explains the heavy Washington presence at this year's show, as these new technologies intrude upon heavily regulated areas.
For instance, new technologies that are building upon existing technology have not found their footing well enough to appeal to a mass audience, because, in many cases, they need to work effectively with other devices to realize their full appeal.
Many people now tend to look down upon working with hands.
Young people no longer look upon skill as an important asset
How did Erin White feel upon seeing Barack Obama's victory in the election?
In general, photo-centric websites like Flickr were found to be better at quickly removing deleted photos upon request.
Appear on the student's report upon completion.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Based upon their expressed thoughts and actual "musicking" behaviours, this text examines the songs they sing, the rhythms....
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Both my parents had a great influence upon my choice of work.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 听力 原文
It gives you the chance to hit upon new ideas and recipes that can work well with your appetite and schedule.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文
Papa was thinking about what was said, as if the salvation of the world would depend upon it.
2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
She had requested the community to tum it into a museum upon her death.
2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Some experts think reading is the fundamental skill upon which school education depends.
2015年高考英语安徽卷 单项填空 原文
Students are provided with a combination for their room door locks upon check-in.
2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The passage can be seen as the author's reflections upon a particular life experience.
2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
They are collected from the airport upon arrival and brought to their accommodation in comfort.
2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
They find that customers make decisions in the first few seconds upon walking in the door, and turn it into a business opportunity.
2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Upon hearing the teacher's talk, the children probably felt that it sounded too good to be true.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读A 题设
Upon her return home, Alice was filled with joy at the news.
2015年高考英语重庆卷 完形填空 A 原文
Whaley recalls how at the beginning of the year, when called upon to read, chris would excuse himself to go to the bathroom.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
While it is easy to ignore in our contact with them the effect of our acts upon their disposition, it is not so easy as in dealing with adults.
These groups mainly rely for instilling needed dispositions into the young upon the same sort of association which keeps the adults loyal to their group.
But, the force of geographic conditions peculiar to America, the interplay of the varied national groups upon one another, and the sheer difficulty of maintaining old-world ways in a raw, new continent caused significant changes.