- v.落下; 摔倒; 下垂; 减少; 垮台; 陷落; 战死; 陷入(某种状态); 发生; 属于
- n.落下; 瀑布; 秋季; 垮台; 减少; 人类堕落; (摔跤中)双肩着地
- 第三人称单数: falls;
- 过去式: fell;
- 过去分词: fallen;
- 现在分词: falling;
The man of Qi worries in case the sky should fall.
We still fall far short of what the Party expects of us.
We are likely to fall into step with them.
These books fall into several categories.
The temperature tonight will fall to seven degrees Celsius.
When the fruits are ripe, they fall from the trees.
After a long drill, the commander told his men to fall out.
The fall in the cost of living is directly relevant to the drop in the prices of many industrial products and agricultural produce.
The fall of one leaf is enough to tell coming of autumn.
If you turn the envelope upside down, the key will fall out.
Articles of this kind fall within the scope of our business activities.
It's a fall of 60 metres to the foot of the cliff.
They feared that the mummy would fall to pieces when they cut it open.
The government will probably fall at the coming election.
Our attack was so vigorous that the enemy had to fall back to the river bank.
Everybody took cover when the bombs began to fall on the town.
A thin rain began to fall as he turned from the high road into a narrow lane.
If you were the least bit careless, you could fall right in.
The play was about the fall of an honest man.
In course of time old customs and observances tend to fall into neglect.
The walls were substantial and did not fall.
When the revolution is developing rapidly, some people are bound to fall behind.
Prices will fall as soon as production catches up to demand.
She screamed when she saw the child fall.
Which category does this item fall under?
There was a general scuttle for shelter when the rain began to fall heavily.
We fenced off the lake in case the children should fall in.
The fall jarred every bone in my body.
In his sleep he let the book fall out of his hand.
The landlord had let the building fall into decay .
There's part of this sickening horror of knowing you're walking on the edge with this, that I kind of like, knowing that it could all fall apart at any second.
Leah easily could have fallen into a trap of feeling content; instead, her energy sparked a period of experimentation and renewal.
In the last year alone, despite an increase in the UK population and a subsequent rise in the number of households, sales of toilet paper fell by 2%, with the average household reducing their toilet roll spending from £43 in 2014 to £41 in 2015.
Furthermore, the future of the market looks far from rosy, with sales expected to fall further to £1.
The result is falling water tables ( ' , 地下水位) in countries with half the world's people, including the three big grain producers—China, India and the U.S.
Attitudes toward new technologies often fall along generational lines.
As water tables have fallen and irrigation wells have gone dry, China's wheat crop, the world's largest, has declined by 8% since it peaked at 123 million tons in 1997.
As the world's food security falls to pieces, individual countries acting in their own self-interest are actually worsening the troubles of many.
The effect of falling oil prices on consumer spending.
Some began to stop taking bathroom breaks, worried that if their productivity fell they would be fired.
Sara Johnson acknowledges that the global economic benefit from a fall in oil prices today is likely lower than it was in the past.
Sales people often fall into this category.
Oil prices may rise or fall but economic laws are not subject to change.
Many oil producers built up huge reserve funds when prices were high, so when prices fall they will draw on their reserves to support government spending and subsidies ( ' , 补贴) for their consumers.
In the past, falling oil prices have given a boost to the world economy, but recent forecasts for global growth have been toned down, even as oil prices sink lower and lower.
For instance, talking about mathematical geniuses who were more or less born that way puts students in a fixed mind-set, but descriptions of great mathematicians who fell in love with math and developed amazing skills produce a growth mind-set.
A preliminary review of Mexico's taxation found a fall in purchases of taxed drinks as well as a rise in sales of untaxed and healthier drinks.
The U.S. Postal Service announced today that it is considering closing about 3,700 post offices over the next year because of falling revenues.
Dean Granholm, the vice president for delivery and post office operations, said the first waves of closings would begin this fall.
At least, the American side of the falls.
They have trouble falling asleep.
They don't fall asleep until very late.
Similarly, Americans' late nights, late mornings, and longest sleeps fall on three-day weekends.
Some scientistsmaintain that the changes we are seeing fall within the range of random (无规律的) variation—some years are cold, others warm, and we have just had an unremarkable string of warm yearsrecently—but that is becoming an increasingly rare interpretation in the face of continued and increasing warm conditions.
Its own oil production falls short of demand.
People were tired of using the iPad textbook besides using it for reading," says Kalpit Shah, who will be going into his second year at Irvine's medical program this fall.
O'Sullivan believes that when people from different cultures fall in love, they expect different things from their partner
their technology has fallen behind their competitors' elsewhere in the world
Regulators falling asleep at work?
Marriott had its worst quarter ever, with revenues per room falling by 25%
Industrial production fell by 12.8% in the year to March, the worst slide since the Second World War.
Median (中位数的) pay for chief executives of S&P 500 companies fell
But there was some pain for everyone: median pay for chief executives of non-financial firms in the S&P 500 fell by 2.7%.
His fall from grace in the 1980s, followed by his return to Apple in 1996 after a period in the wilderness, is an inspiration to any businessperson whose career has taken a turn for the worse.
As you are probably aware, the latest job markets news isn't good: Unemployment is still more than 9 percent, and new job growth has fallen close to zero.
There may be some matters of life and death or highest principle, which might justify such a risk, but there aren't many things that fall in this category.
My partner says no because the boiler could go, or the roof fall off and we have no savings to save us
Interracial roommates are more likely to fall out.
More access to nature makes children less likely to fall ill.
When planes fall from the sky, as a Yemeni airliner did on its way to Comoros Islands in the India ocean June 30, 2009, the black box is the best bet for identifying what went wrong.
I was starting to feel like my whole world was falling apart – kind of slipping into a depression," said Carla.
Worst of all, when her son, Ned, fell and injured his knee, she refused to pay for a doctor and spent hours looking for free medical help.
My hand still hurts from the fall on the ice yesterday.
After Hurricane Florence and Hurricane Michael last fall, USPS worked with state and local election boards to make sure that absentee ballots were available and received or time.
2019年12月四级真题（第二套）阅读 Section B
Furthermore, the future of the market looks far from rosy, with sales expected to fall further to £1.11 billion in 2016.
2017年6月四级真题（第三套）阅读 Section C
Guests would fall silent in wonder as servants carried Careme's fancy creations into the dining hall.
2018年12月四级真题（第二套）阅读 Section B
In fall 2010, she helped launch a pilot project in Chicago to see if the I Pad could improve working conditions and patient care.
2016年6月四级真题（第二套）阅读 Section A
New York's Attorney General's office launched an investigation in the fall into whether or not Verizon, Cablevision and time Warner are delivering broadband that's as fast as the providers claim it is.
2017年6月四级真题（第二套）阅读 Section A
On a recent fall morning, a large crowd blocked the steps at one of Venice's main tourist sites, the Rialto Bridge.
2018年6月四级真题（第二套）阅读 Section B
Rather than offer evidence for categorizing brains as "male" or "female, " research shows that brains fall into a wide range, with most people falling right in the middle.
2016年12月四级真题（第一套）阅读 Section A
similarly, Americans' late nights, late mornings, and longest sleeps fall on three-day weekends.
2015年12月四级真题（第三套）阅读 Section C
Starting last Saturday, chains big enough to fall under the rule will face penalties of up to 2, 000 dollars for not showing calorie information in a prominent spot on their menus, preferably next to the price.
2016年6月四级真题（第一套）听力 Section A
The-doctors response to the question of whether or not dogs can fall in love like humans do was a straight "Of course!" He went on to say that if love is defined as a long term commitment meaning dogs seek one another out when they're apart, they're happy
2019年12月四级真题（第二套）听力 Section C
Tourism throughout' Turkey is expected to fall this year as the country has been the victim of several deadly terrorist attacks.
2019年6月四级真题（第三套）阅读 Section A
In the Pew survey, middle-class families earning between $30,000 and $75,000 a year fell right between working-class and high-earning parents on issues like the quality of their neighborhood for raising children, participation in extracurricular activities and involvement in their children's education.
In an email sent Monday to college presidents in the Tennessee Board of Regents system, outgoing Chancellor John Morgan said an internal analysis showed that each campus' spending on facilities management fell well below the industry standards identified by the state.
This lawyer had fallen victim to the don’ts syndrome—a form of negative goals setting.
Whether this is right, and if so where and when the ecological axe will fall, is hard to determine with any precision—which is why governments and financial institutions are only beginning to bring such risks into their economic calculations.
That falls far short of the billions of dollars people once expected it to generate.
Spending fell by 10% in the first half of the year.
It would most likely cause insurers to redesign plans to fall beneath the threshold.
As countries become richer, they produce more greenhouse gases; and the impact of those gases will fall primarily in poor parts of the world.
It was in a free fall, and it was a veryscary period, economist Martin Neil Baily said.
This approach has led over time to a fall in smoking with numbers having roughly halved since the 1970s.
In some ways they're at greater risk of falling through the cracks, says researcher Vladimir Carli.
Cigarette sales have been falling far more quickly than in the UK.
When Nijay Williams entered college last fall as a first-generation student and Jamaican immigrant, he was academically unprepared for the rigors of higher education.
Are people suffering from gadget overload? Are they exhausted by the consumer equivalent of the brain fatigue—information overload—that is caused by constant updates of devices and online media?As you are probably aware, the latest job markets news isn’t good: Unemployment is still more than 9 percent, and new job growth has fallen close to zero.
At the base of a mountain in Tanzania Gregory rift, Lake Natron burns bright red, surrounded by the remains of animals that were unfortunate enough to fall into the salty water.
2017年12月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section C
But surely everyone reading this has had times when you lie in bed for hours, unable to fall asleep because your brain is thinking about work.
2018年12月六级真题（第一套）阅读 Section B
That would definitely fall within the price adjustment window.
2017年12月六级真题（第一套）听力 Section A
The Child Poverty Action Group says 9 out of 30 in every classroom fall below the poverty line.
2019年12月六级真题（第三套）阅读 Section C
The Indian Rupee has taken a fall on the foreign exchange market.
2015年12月六级真题（第二套）听力 Section A
There may be a third factor that impacts both of them, or the relationship could be reversed, that is people who eat less fall asleep earlier.
2017年12月六级真题（第二套）听力 Section B
Agricultural harvests in rich countries fall.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
Also, don't wear loose clothes, long scarves, big necklaces, or loose belts — they get caught in something or fall into liquid.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
But when it's time for bed, you can hardly fall asleep.
2015年高考英语重庆卷 完形填空 B 原文
Changing levels of body chemicals called hormones not only make teenagers' bodies develop adult characteristics, but also make it hard for teenagers to fall asleep before 11 pm.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Each time the bowl of rice is pushed over the table edge, it falls in the ground---and, in the process, it belongs out important evidence about how physical objects interact: bowls of rice do not flood in mid-air, but require support to remain stable.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Ground water evaporates and collects on the sheet until small drops of water form, run down the material and fall off into the cup.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Had the governments and scientists not worked together, aids-related deaths would not have fallen since their highest in 2005.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 单项选择 原文
His strange habit makes sense when you consider that he's an environmental scientist who studies how to reduce litter, including things that fall off garbage trucks as they drive down the road.
2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
I don't want to have nothing else to fall back on when I can't model my more.
2017年高考英语全国卷3 语法填空 原文
I have since fallen in love with other poems, but "patty poem" remains my poem.
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
I learned that if you fall in love with something and do it all the time, you will get better at it.
2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文
If it were not stopped, that long train, full of passengers, would fall into the stream.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
If she should slip, she would fall between the sleepers, into the rapidly flowing stream.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
If that happened, Seppala might fall into the icy water below.
2016年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文
In Peru, local farmers around a mountain with a glacier that has already fallen victim to climate change have begun painting the entire mountain peak white in the hope that the added reflectiveness will restore the life-giving ice.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
In the north of india, the population is booming due to high birth rates, but in the south, where most economic development is taking place, birth rate is falling rapidly.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
In the sierra high country, the number of big trees has fallen by more than 55 percent; in parts of southern California the decline was nearly 75 percent.
2019年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
It is the rise and fall of a city.
2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
Joe fell and broke his leg.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文
Joe fell into a huge crevasse in the ice below.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文
Last year the foundation reported that nearly 60% of 7- to 12-year-olds said they felt tired during the day, and 15% said they had fallen asleep at school.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Leroy Chiao describes what happens even before you float out of your seat, your inner ear thinks you're falling.
2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Melissa, his daughter, felt it more than worthwhile to save his music, to which she fell asleep catch night when she was young.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Monsters may appear or the night will fall.
2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文
My mother and father were united in their way of raising children, but it mostly fell to my mother to actually carry it out.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
One day after school, while exploring the green woods of this magnificent mountain, I almost fell on a set of stairs.
2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文
One of the very best varieties for eating quality is Orleans Reinette, but you'll need a warm, sheltered place with perfect soil to grow it, so it's a pipe dream for most apple lovers who fall for it.
2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Over the years, Parisian cafes have fallen victim to changes in the French lifestyle-longer working hours, a fast food boom and a younger generation's desire to spend more time at home.
2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Relived, I sat back in an easy chair and fell asleep.
2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Research shows that giving up driving is one of the key reasons for a fall in health and well-being among older people, leading to them becoming more isolated隔绝 and inactive.
2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Second, if other factors such as technology remain constant, economic growth and material expectations will fall well below recent standards and this could invite trouble.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
She may have fed on the body of a sheep which had also fallen over the edge.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
So how can you come up with brilliant daydreams and avoid falling over tree roots or otherwise looking like a fool?
2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 单项填空 原文
Statistics show that the average number of births per woman has fallen from 4.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
Suddenly, Paris fell to the ground, "Paris's eye rolled back, " Taylor says.
2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The athletic department is looking for students to help assist staff during the fall 2016, winter 2016-17 and spring 2017 semesters.
2016年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The curves of the buildings perfectly match the rise and fall of hills, forming a unique view.
2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The dog jody fell down the cliff when she was running after a sheep.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
The next time you're standing at the sink waiting for it to fill while cooking noodle soup that you'll have to eat until a large bag of cash falls out of the sky, don't be desperate.
2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The path to dawson was covered with thirty feet of wet snow that could fall without warming.
2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The story came to its turning point when Joe fell ill in 2007.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读D 题设
The total rise in agricultural incomes in rich countries is greater than the fall in poor ones.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Then she ran along the edge of cliff and fell 100 feet, bouncing off a rock into the sea.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Those words made me see clearly that when I had fallen short in the past, it was seldom because I had tried and failed.
2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
When he reads of the threatening foreign situation, the mounting national debt, rising taxes, falling market, scarce housing, and cancer.
2015年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
When he was running after his brother, the boy lost his balance and had a bad fall.
2015年高考英语湖北卷 单项选择 原文
When the author saw the basket in the window, she fell in love with it.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读D 题设
While the effect of cows milk harvested at different time has not been tested on humans up to now, taking melatonin drugs has been suggested to those who are struggling to fall asleep at night.
2016年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The growth in public money for academic research has speeded the process: federal research grants rose fourfold between 1960 and 1990, but faculty teaching hours fell by half as research took its toll.
Today, professors routinely treat the progressive interpretation of history and progressive public policy as the proper subject of study while portraying conservative or classical liberal ideas —such as free markets, self-reliance—as falling outside the boundaries of routine, and sometimes legitimate, intellectual investigation.
Olduvai Gorge, an early hominid site in Tanzania, was found by a butterfly hunter who literally fell into its deep valley in 1911.
But in Osborneland, your first instinct is to fall into dependency—permanent dependency if you can get it—supported by a state only too ready to indulge your falsehood.
After all, if everyone you know is going to college in the fall, it seems silly to stay back a year, doesn't it?
2017年考研真题（英语二）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ收起真题例句
1. the season when the leaves fall from the trees;
"in the fall of 1973"
2. a sudden drop from an upright position;
"he had a nasty spill on the ice"
3. a downward slope or bend
4. a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity;
"a fall from virtue"
5. a sudden decline in strength or number or importance;
"the fall of the House of Hapsburg"
6. a movement downward;
"the rise and fall of the tides"
7. the act of surrendering (under agreed conditions);
"they were protected until the capitulation of the fort"
8. the time of day immediately following sunset;
"he loved the twilight"
"they finished before the fall of night"
9. when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
10. a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity;
"it was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height"
11. a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity;
"a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index"
"there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery"
"a dip in prices"
"when that became known the price of their stock went into free fall"
1. descend in free fall under the influence of gravity;
"The branch fell from the tree"
"The unfortunate hiker fell into a crevasse"
2. move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way;
"The temperature is going down"
"The barometer is falling"
"The curtain fell on the diva"
"Her hand went up and then fell again"
3. pass suddenly and passively into a state of body or mind;
"fall into a trap"
"She fell ill"
"They fell out of favor"
"Fall in love"
"fall prey to an imposter"
"fall into a strange way of thinking"
"she fell to pieces after she lost her work"
4. come under, be classified or included;
"fall into a category"
"This comes under a new heading"
5. fall from clouds;
"rain, snow and sleet were falling"
"Vesuvius precipitated its fiery, destructive rage on Herculaneum"
6. suffer defeat, failure, or ruin;
"We must stand or fall"
"fall by the wayside"
7. decrease in size, extent, or range;
"The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester"
"The cabin pressure fell dramatically"
"her weight fall to under a hundred pounds"
"his voice fell to a whisper"
8. die, as in battle or in a hunt;
"Many soldiers fell at Verdun"
"Several deer have fallen to the same gun"
"The shooting victim fell dead"
9. touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly;
"Light fell on her face"
"The sun shone on the fields"
"The light struck the golden necklace"
"A strange sound struck my ears"
10. be captured;
"The cities fell to the enemy"
11. occur at a specified time or place;
"Christmas falls on a Monday this year"
"The accent falls on the first syllable"
12. yield to temptation or sin;
"Adam and Eve fell"
13. lose office or power;
"The government fell overnight"
"The Qing Dynasty fell with Sun Yat-sen"
14. to be given by assignment or distribution;
"The most difficult task fell on the youngest member of the team"
"The onus fell on us"
"The pressure to succeed fell on the yougest student"
15. move in a specified direction;
"The line of men fall forward"
16. be due;
"payments fall on the 1st of the month"
17. lose one's chastity;
"a fallen woman"
18. to be given by right or inheritance;
"The estate fell to the oldest daughter"
19. come into the possession of;
"The house accrued to the oldest son"
20. fall to somebody by assignment or lot;
"The task fell to me"
"It fell to me to notify the parents of the victims"
21. be inherited by;
"The estate fell to my sister"
"The land returned to the family"
"The estate devolved to an heir that everybody had assumed to be dead"
22. slope downward;
"The hills around here fall towards the ocean"
23. lose an upright position suddenly;
"The vase fell over and the water spilled onto the table"
"Her hair fell across her forehead"
24. drop oneself to a lower or less erect position;
"She fell back in her chair"
"He fell to his knees"
25. fall or flow in a certain way;
"This dress hangs well"
"Her long black hair flowed down her back"
26. assume a disappointed or sad expression;
"Her face fell when she heard that she would be laid off"
"his crest fell"
27. be cast down;
"his eyes fell"
28. come out; issue;
"silly phrases fell from her mouth"
29. be born, used chiefly of lambs;
"The lambs fell in the afternoon"
30. begin vigorously;
"The prisoners fell to work right away"
31. go as if by falling;
"Grief fell from our hearts"
32. come as if by falling;
fall between two stools
fall foul (或主北美a foul)of
come into conflict with and be undermined by
any commitment of resources is likely to fall foul of government cash limitations.
fall in (或 into) line
conform with others or with accepted behaviour
fall in (或 out of) love (with someone)
fall into place
(of a series of events or facts) begin to make sense or cohere
once he knew what to look for, the theory fell quickly into place.
fall on stony ground
once he knew what to look for, the theory fell quickly into place.
fall over oneself to do something
(informal)be excessively eager to do something
critics and audiences fell over themselves to compliment him.
fall short (of)
(of a missile) fail to reach its target
fall to pieces
fall victim to
take the fall
(N. Amer. informal)receive blame or punishment, typically in the place of another person
(Brit. informal)laugh uncontrollably
fall apart (或 to pieces)
break up, come apart, or disintegrate
their marriage is likely to fall apart.
fall back on
have recourse to when in difficulty
they normally fell back on one of three arguments.
descend, drop, fall, sink
被淘汰 球降落 跌倒障碍物
The best thief in the city till he fell.
Once he saw her,he fell.
This is your first fall,ain't it?
- fall money
Robeson set aside a percentage of his taking for fall money.
- take the fall
Bruno and Tony pulled the job off together,but Tony took the fall.