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We have a wide range of courses for students to choose from in the summer. Our first session runs from June 13th- June 26th. It's for children and teenages up to age 18 . That course is held at our Oxbury Campus in the country. Then there are two adult course, for ages 19 and up, which run for three weeks from June 27th to July 17th. Ther are held at the university campus in Grenfeld. We also have a young adults' course for ages 16-19, which starts July 4th and ends on July 17th. It's also held at the Grenfeld campus. All of our courses accept students at all levels. 上記の英文について質問があります。 up to age 18は agesとなっていないのに、for ages 19のほうは agesになっています。age を単数形にしたり、複数形にしたりするのは、どういうときですか? 19 and upのupは品詞は何で、意味はなんですか? 形容詞のagedに関しては、つぎのような言い方をします。 Under the prolonged recession in Japan, about 10% of people aged 15 to 24 are jobless and about 6 % of people aged 25 to 34 are unemployed, following by 4.7 % of people aged 35 through 44. age 年齢の表し方を説明しているサイトをご存知ですか? また、英語での年齢の説明のしかたをしている場所はありませんか? 理解がとても曖昧で困っています。 調べたこととしましては、 age 名詞 U , C 年齢、年(人だけでなく、動物、物にも用いる) 例 at your age, people of all ages, look one's age、He is nie years of age.= He is nie ( years old) ,at the age of..., U 成年;規定の年齢 be [come] of age, the age for a driver's license, be of driving age, U 高齢、老齢(通例65歳以上) (集合的に)老人たち youth and age、 しばしば Age C 「通例単数形で」...時代、時期 the Iron Age 「age 英語 年齢」などのキーワードでいろいろ検索しましたが、わからないままです。 わかる方がいましたら、回答よろしくお願いいたします。


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age は可算・不可算微妙なところはありますが、 何か特定の年齢を表しているなら可算的だと思っていいです。 ages 19 and up これは19とそれより上→19以上 で19に加えて別の年齢が含まれるので複数。 ages 16-19 も同じ。 age 18 は18という一つの年齢なので単数。 number 7 のように、数字と同格になる場合は無冠詞。



ageは可算、不可算の両方の意味があるので決めるのは、なかなか難しいですよね。ages 19 and upって意味がよく分らなかったので、助かりました!ノートに書き取らせていただきました。そういえば、言われて初めて気づきましたが、number 7は、numbers 7と複数系になっていませんでしたね!ageは 15歳というときに、 age 15とは言っても、15 ageとは言いませんね。


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