conj.在 ... 以后
prep.在 ... 之后, 在后面, 关于, 追赶, 依照
His book is the best on the subject after mine.
We shall arrive soon after.
Mr. Smith left for London after breakfast.
He grew weak in after years.
I found your coat after you had left the house.
happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
behind or in the rear
After graduation he went abroad.
At half after ten it began to rain.
2. 在……后面; 随……之后
After you with the paper, please.
She entered the hall after her mother.
3. 低于; 次于
A captain comes after a major.
4. 鉴于, 由于
After what had happened he could not continue to work there.
5. 仿照, 模仿
This is a painting after Picasso.
6. 依照; 按照……的名字
The kid was named after his grandfather.
After all our efforts, the experiment failed.
8. 搜寻, 寻找
Mary is after a better job.
I will tell you after they leave.
1. 以后, 之后
They arrived shortly after.
2. 在后面, 随后
Tom went on Monday, and Mary left the day after.
His health was declining in after years.
A few passengers would have a stroll on the after deck before the evening meal.
in search of
in spite of
After the play they called for the author to show himself.
The King came in, with all his servants following after him.
She succeeded in solving the problem after hard work.
He was built after his father.
This box is made after a new pattern.
The boy was named Tom after his grandfather.
He inquired after your health.
There were always lots of men after her because she was clever as well as pretty.
I wonder what those children are after in that shed.
After all my advice, he still went his own way.
After he goes, we shall eat.
They arrived soon after.