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Post time 2008-5-11 20:21:04 |Display all floors
Originally posted by studentyoung at 2008-3-28 14:52
我们要求所有不具备污水处理设施的国家要在今年年底开始施工,并于2010年建成并投入使用。


建成并投入使用


水质在线监察系统(COD)仍未达到省级政府的目标,chen 将此事归咎于没有污水处理系统。


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thank you  so much .
the above word "which" probably has two reference , one is the whole sub-sentence ahead, the other is COD .that's really a tough nut ,just let it be . thank you .
let English be my second language and cash be full filled  in my pocket.

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Post time 2008-5-11 20:38:48 |Display all floors
Originally posted by dongguandon at 2008-3-28 22:16
make sure they are up and running by 2010

"up", in this context, simple means "when" or, a slang phrase that means "it will happen" or "will begin" or &qu ...


above all , thank you .
may i ask you a question further assuming you are online or still concern this topic  .
does "they are up" mean "they will work " ?
please give some sentences using "up" with the same meaning if it's really hard to interpret the meaning .
thank you . :)
let English be my second language and cash be full filled  in my pocket.

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Post time 2008-5-11 22:37:09 |Display all floors

"up and running" is a set phrase

建成开始运作 / 投入使用

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Post time 2008-5-12 10:04:15 |Display all floors
COD   == 化学需氧量

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