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Chinese translation: 此前24小时

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English term or phrase:previous 24 hours
Chinese translation:此前24小时
Entered by: Sunny Xia
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02:22 Aug 28, 2008
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
English term or phrase: previous 24 hours
请问"the previous 24 hours"和"the past 24 hours" 有何区别?例如,以8月28日早上10点为起点,以上两条分别应如何翻译?多谢!
Sunny Xia
Local time: 01:18
此前24小时
Explanation:
"Previous 24 hours"应该是指(过去)某个时间点之前24小时,而"past 24 hours"指从现在开始往前推算24小时。
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Fang Sheng
Canada
Local time: 13:18
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Thank you very much!
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Fang Sheng


  

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此前24小时


Explanation:
"Previous 24 hours"应该是指(过去)某个时间点之前24小时,而"past 24 hours"指从现在开始往前推算24小时。

Fang Sheng
Canada
Local time: 13:18
Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thank you very much!

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