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help,

  • 1 help

    help
    1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.) ayudar
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) ayudar, contribuir
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) ayudar (a calmar), aliviar
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) ayudar, servir
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) no poder evitar

    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) ayuda
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) ayuda
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) criado; asistente; empleado; ayudante
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) no hay nada que hacer, no hay remedio, no hay vuelta atrás
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out

    help1 interj ¡socorro!
    help2 n ayuda
    do you need any help? ¿necesitas ayuda?
    help3 vb ayudar
    can I help you? ¿puedo ayudarte?
    can't help... no poder evitar...
    help yourself! ¡sírvete tú mismo!
    tr[help]
    1 (gen) ayuda
    2 (servant) asistenta, criada
    1 ¡socorro!
    1 (gen) ayudar
    can you help us? ¿nos puedes ayudar?
    can I help you? ¿qué desea?, ¿le puedo servir en algo?
    2 (be of use) ayudar, servir
    3 (to relieve) aliviar
    4 (avoid) evitar
    \
    SMALLIDIOMATIC EXPRESSION/SMALL
    I «(he etc)» can't help it (I can't stop myself) no puedo (puede etc) evitarlo 2 (not my fault) no es culpa mía (suya etc)
    I couldn't help «+ ger» no pude por menos que + inf
    it can't be helped no hay nada que hacer
    to help oneself servirse a sí mismo,-a
    help yourself! ¡sírvete tú mismo!
    help ['hɛlp] vt
    1) aid, assist: ayudar, auxiliar, socorrer, asistir
    2) alleviate: aliviar
    3) serve: servir
    help yourself!: ¡sírvete!
    4) avoid: evitar
    it can't be helped: no lo podemos evitar, no hay más remedio
    I couldn't help smiling: no pude menos que sonreír
    help n
    1) assistance: ayuda f
    help!: ¡socorro!, ¡auxilio!
    2) staff: personal m (en una oficina), servicio m doméstico
    n.
    apoyo s.m.
    asistencia s.f.
    auxilio s.m.
    ayuda s.f.
    favor s.m.
    mano s.f.
    redención s.f.
    remedio s.m.
    socorro s.m.
    sufragio s.m.
    v.
    aliviar v.
    asistir v.
    auxiliar v.
    ayudar v.
    coadyuvar v.
    servir v.
    socorrer v.

    I
    1. help
    1) ( assist) ayudar

    can I help you? — ( in shop) ¿qué desea?

    so help me God — (frml) y que Dios me asista (frml)

    to help somebody (to) + INF — ayudar a alguien a + inf

    she helped the old lady across the road — ayudó a la anciana a cruzar la calle; see also help out

    2) (avoid, prevent) (usu neg or interrog)

    I can't help the way I look — si soy así ¿qué (le) voy a hacer?

    I can't help thinking that... — no puedo menos que pensar que...

    are you going to visit them? - not if I can help it — ¿los vas a ir a ver? - no si lo puedo evitar

    oh, well, it can't be helped — bueno, paciencia or ¿qué se le va a hacer?

    3) (serve food, goods)

    to help somebody TO something — servirle* algo a alguien


    2.
    vi \<\<person/remark\>\> ayudar; \<\<tool\>\> servir*

    every little bit (AmE) o (BrE) every little helps — muchos pocos hacen un mucho

    to help to + INF — ayudar a + inf


    3.
    v refl
    1) ( assist) ayudarse (a sí mismo)
    2) ( resist impulse) (usu neg) controlarse
    3) ( take)

    to help oneself (TO something)\<\<to food/a drink\>\> servirse* (algo)

    can I use your phone? - help yourself — ¿puedo llamar por teléfono? - estás en tu casa

    help yourself to any books you wantagarra or toma or (Esp) coge los libros que quieras

    he helped himself to $10 from the till — se agenció 10 dólares de la caja (fam)

    Phrasal Verbs:

    II
    1) u
    a) ( rescue) ayuda f

    don't panic: help is on the o its way — calma, que ya vienen a ayudarnos; (as interj)

    help! — socorro!, auxilio!

    to go for help — ir* a buscar ayuda, ir* a por ayuda (Esp)

    to call for/send for help — pedir*/mandar a buscar ayuda

    b) ( assistance) ayuda f

    was that book any help? — ¿te sirvió de algo el libro?

    can I be of (any) help to you? — ¿la/lo puedo ayudar (en algo)?

    that's a great help!(iro) pues vaya ayuda! (iró); (before n) <file, button> ( Comput) de ayuda

    2) u ( staff) personal m; ( domestic) servicio m doméstico
    [help]
    1. N
    1) (=assistance) ayuda f

    thanks for your help — gracias por ayudarme, gracias por tu ayuda

    to ask (sb) for help — pedir ayuda (a algn)

    he is beyond help — ya no se puede hacer nada por él

    to call for help — (=ask for help) pedir ayuda or auxilio; (=shout for help) pedir ayuda or auxilio a gritos

    to come to sb's help — acudir en ayuda or auxilio de algn

    financial help — ayuda f económica

    to get help, he rushed off to get help — salió corriendo en busca de ayuda

    to go to sb's help — acudir en ayuda or auxilio de algn

    you've been a great help to me — me has ayudado muchísimo

    you're a great help!iro ¡valiente ayuda!

    medical help — asistencia f médica

    it's no help (to say that) — no sirve de nada (decir eso)

    there's no help for it but to... — no hay más remedio que + subjun

    to be of help to sb — ayudar a algn

    can I be of help? — ¿puedo ayudar?

    you should seek professional help — deberías consultar a un profesional, deberías pedir asesoramiento

    to shout for help — pedir ayuda or auxilio a gritos

    I could use some help — una ayudita no me vendría mal

    with the help of — con la ayuda de

    with the help of a knife — con un cuchillo, ayudándose con un cuchillo

    2) (=helpers)
    3) (=cleaner) asistenta f ; home 3., mother 3.
    2. VT
    1) (=aid, assist) ayudar

    that won't help you — eso no te va a servir de nada, eso no te va a ayudar

    can I help you? (in shop) ¿qué deseaba?, ¿en qué le puedo servir?

    to help each other/one another — ayudarse el uno al otro

    to help sb across the road — ayudar a algn a cruzar la calle

    to help sb to their feetayudar a algn a levantarse

    to help sb on/ off with his coat — ayudar a algn a ponerse/quitarse el abrigo

    I couldn't stand so he helped me upno me podía poner de pie así que él me ayudó

    let me help you with that suitcase — deja que te ayude or que te eche una mano con esa maleta

    so help me, I'll kill him! * — ¡te lo juro que lo mato! *

    to help sb to soup/vegetables — servir sopa/verdura a algn

    3) (=avoid) evitar

    "why are you laughing?" - "I can't help it" — -¿por qué te ríes? -no lo puedo evitar

    I can't help it, I just don't like him — es superior a mí, me cae mal

    "it's rather late now" - "I can't help that, you should have come earlier" — -ahora es bastante tarde -no es mi culpa, tenías que haber llegado antes

    it can't be helped — no hay más remedio, ¿qué se le va a hacer?

    he won't if I can help it — si de mí depende, no lo hará

    can I help it if it rains? — ¿es mi culpa si llueve?

    4)

    to help o.s. —

    a) (=assist o.s.) ayudarse a sí mismo

    don't think about helping others, think about helping yourself — no pienses en ayudar a los demás, piensa en ayudarte a ti mismo

    b) (=serve o.s.) servirse

    help yourself! — ¡sírvete!

    c) (=take sth)

    "can I borrow your pen?" - "help yourself" — -¿me prestas el bolígrafo? -cógelo

    d) * (=steal)
    e) (=prevent o.s.)

    I screamed with pain, I couldn't help myself — grité del dolor, no lo pude evitar

    3.
    4.
    EXCL

    help! — ¡socorro!, ¡auxilio!

    5.
    CPD

    help desk Nservicio m de asistencia

    help menu N — (Comput) menú m de ayuda

    * * *

    I
    1. [help]
    1) ( assist) ayudar

    can I help you? — ( in shop) ¿qué desea?

    so help me God — (frml) y que Dios me asista (frml)

    to help somebody (to) + INF — ayudar a alguien a + inf

    she helped the old lady across the road — ayudó a la anciana a cruzar la calle; see also help out

    2) (avoid, prevent) (usu neg or interrog)

    I can't help the way I look — si soy así ¿qué (le) voy a hacer?

    I can't help thinking that... — no puedo menos que pensar que...

    are you going to visit them? - not if I can help it — ¿los vas a ir a ver? - no si lo puedo evitar

    oh, well, it can't be helped — bueno, paciencia or ¿qué se le va a hacer?

    3) (serve food, goods)

    to help somebody TO something — servirle* algo a alguien


    2.
    vi \<\<person/remark\>\> ayudar; \<\<tool\>\> servir*

    every little bit (AmE) o (BrE) every little helps — muchos pocos hacen un mucho

    to help to + INF — ayudar a + inf


    3.
    v refl
    1) ( assist) ayudarse (a sí mismo)
    2) ( resist impulse) (usu neg) controlarse
    3) ( take)

    to help oneself (TO something)\<\<to food/a drink\>\> servirse* (algo)

    can I use your phone? - help yourself — ¿puedo llamar por teléfono? - estás en tu casa

    help yourself to any books you wantagarra or toma or (Esp) coge los libros que quieras

    he helped himself to $10 from the till — se agenció 10 dólares de la caja (fam)

    Phrasal Verbs:

    II
    1) u
    a) ( rescue) ayuda f

    don't panic: help is on the o its way — calma, que ya vienen a ayudarnos; (as interj)

    help! — socorro!, auxilio!

    to go for help — ir* a buscar ayuda, ir* a por ayuda (Esp)

    to call for/send for help — pedir*/mandar a buscar ayuda

    b) ( assistance) ayuda f

    was that book any help? — ¿te sirvió de algo el libro?

    can I be of (any) help to you? — ¿la/lo puedo ayudar (en algo)?

    that's a great help!(iro) pues vaya ayuda! (iró); (before n) <file, button> ( Comput) de ayuda

    2) u ( staff) personal m; ( domestic) servicio m doméstico

    English-spanish dictionary > help

  • 2 help

    {help}
    I. 1. помагам на, оказвам помощ/съдействие на, съдействувам/допринасям за, подпомагам
    HELP me across/to cross/in crossing the street помогнете ми да пресека улицата
    God/Heaven HELP you! Господ да ти е на помощ! please HELP me up/down/out with this trunk моля помогнете ми да кача/сваля/изнеса този сандък
    he HELPed his friend's ruin той допринесе за опропастяването на приятеля си
    every little HELPs и най-малката помощ е от полза
    2. подобрявам, по-правям, облекчавам (и главоболие)
    bright curtains will HELP the room светли/ярки пердета ще направят стаята по-приятна
    3. сервирам (храна), поднасям, сипвам (to)
    to HELP someone to soup сипвам супа на някого
    HELP yourself вземете си, заповядайте
    to HELP oneself to something вземам си (нещо)
    4. с can
    cannot HELP с ger не мога да не...
    things we cannot HELP (happening) неща, които не можем да предотвратим
    they couldn't HELP the accident не можаха да предотвратят злополуката
    I can't HELP it безсилен съм, нищо не мога да направя (да спра, да престана да правя, да отстраня нещо)
    it can't be HELPed неизбежно е, няма как (да се избегане)
    one cannot HELP one's nature човек не може да си промени характера
    I can't HELP laughing не мога (да се въздържа) да не се разсмея
    I don't do more than I can HELP правя само колкото е нужно/само абсолютния минимум
    so HELP me (God) бог да ме убие, ако лъжа, заклевам се, че не лъжа
    help along помагам (някому) да напредне, придвижвам (работа, въпрос)
    come across to our table and HELP things along ела на нашата маса, та да пооживиш разговора
    help down вж. help
    help forward подтиквам, придвижвам, улеснявам хода на (работа и пр.)
    help in помагам (някому) да влезе/да се качи в превозно средство
    help into помагам (някому) да влезе, помагам (някому) да облече (дреха), държа (някому дреха, за да се облече)
    help off помагам (някому) да тръгне/да се измъкне
    to HELP someone off with his coat помагам някому да си свали/съблече палтото
    help on подпомагам, придвижвам, тласкам напред (работа, проговори и пр.), поддържам (разговор), продължавам да помагам (някому)
    to HELP someone on with his overcoat държа на някого палтото да се облече
    help out помагам (някому) да излезе/да изнесе (нещо), изваждам от затруднение, спасявам от беда, помагам (някому) да се справи
    I was HELP ing out with Russian when the Russian teacher was ill замествах учителя по руски, когато той беше болен
    допълвам (данни и пр.) (with)
    help over помагам (някому) да мине над (ограда и пр.)
    help through помагам (някому) да премине (труден период, времена)
    help up помагам (някому) да стане/се надигне, help
    II. 1. помощ, подкрепа
    can I be of any HELP (to you)? мога ли да ви помогая/да ви бъда полезен с нещо? it wasn't (of) much HELP to me това не ми помогна особено много
    your advice was a great HELP съветите ви много ми помогнаха/бяха много полезни
    to go to someone's HELP отивам/притичам се на помощ на някого
    2. средство, спасение
    there is no HELP for it това не може да се оправи
    3. помощник, наемен работник, прислуга
    4. разг. helping
    * * *
    {help} v 1. помагам на, оказвам помощ/съдействие на, съдействува(2) {help} n 1. помощ, подкрепа; can I be of any help (to you)? мог
    * * *
    съдействам; спомагам; улеснявам; помагам; отмяна; помощ;
    * * *
    1. bright curtains will help the room светли/ярки пердета ще направят стаята по-приятна 2. can i be of any help (to you)? мога ли да ви помогая/да ви бъда полезен с нещо? it wasn't (of) much help to me това не ми помогна особено много 3. cannot help с ger не мога да не.. 4. come across to our table and help things along ела на нашата маса, та да пооживиш разговора 5. every little helps и най-малката помощ е от полза 6. god/heaven help you! Господ да ти е на помощ! please help me up/down/out with this trunk моля помогнете ми да кача/сваля/изнеса този сандък 7. he helped his friend's ruin той допринесе за опропастяването на приятеля си 8. help along помагам (някому) да напредне, придвижвам (работа, въпрос) 9. help down вж. help 10. help forward подтиквам, придвижвам, улеснявам хода на (работа и пр.) 11. help in помагам (някому) да влезе/да се качи в превозно средство 12. help into помагам (някому) да влезе, помагам (някому) да облече (дреха), държа (някому дреха, за да се облече) 13. help me across/to cross/in crossing the street помогнете ми да пресека улицата 14. help off помагам (някому) да тръгне/да се измъкне 15. help on подпомагам, придвижвам, тласкам напред (работа, проговори и пр.), поддържам (разговор), продължавам да помагам (някому) 16. help out помагам (някому) да излезе/да изнесе (нещо), изваждам от затруднение, спасявам от беда, помагам (някому) да се справи 17. help over помагам (някому) да мине над (ограда и пр.) 18. help through помагам (някому) да премине (труден период, времена) 19. help up помагам (някому) да стане/се надигне, help 20. help yourself вземете си, заповядайте 21. i can't help it безсилен съм, нищо не мога да направя (да спра, да престана да правя, да отстраня нещо) 22. i can't help laughing не мога (да се въздържа) да не се разсмея 23. i don't do more than i can help правя само колкото е нужно/само абсолютния минимум 24. i was help ing out with russian when the russian teacher was ill замествах учителя по руски, когато той беше болен 25. i. помагам на, оказвам помощ/съдействие на, съдействувам/допринасям за, подпомагам 26. ii. помощ, подкрепа 27. it can't be helped неизбежно е, няма как (да се избегане) 28. one cannot help one's nature човек не може да си промени характера 29. so help me (god) бог да ме убие, ако лъжа, заклевам се, че не лъжа 30. there is no help for it това не може да се оправи 31. they couldn't help the accident не можаха да предотвратят злополуката 32. things we cannot help (happening) неща, които не можем да предотвратим 33. to go to someone's help отивам/притичам се на помощ на някого 34. to help oneself to something вземам си (нещо) 35. to help someone off with his coat помагам някому да си свали/съблече палтото 36. to help someone on with his overcoat държа на някого палтото да се облече 37. to help someone to soup сипвам супа на някого 38. your advice was a great help съветите ви много ми помогнаха/бяха много полезни 39. допълвам (данни и пр.) (with) 40. подобрявам, по-правям, облекчавам (и главоболие) 41. помощник, наемен работник, прислуга 42. разг. helping 43. с can 44. сервирам (храна), поднасям, сипвам (to) 45. средство, спасение
    * * *
    help [help] I. v 1. помагам на, оказвам помощ (съдействие) на, съдействам (допринасям) за; подпомагам; \help me across the street помогни ми да пресека улицата; God ( Heaven) \help you Господ да ти е на помощ; so \help me God заклевам се; 2. подобрявам, поправям, облекчавам; 3. сервирам (храна), поднасям, сипвам (to); to \help s.o. to soup сипвам супа на някого; \help yourself вземете си, не се стеснявайте; 4. с can: попречвам на, възпрепятствам, предотвратявам; things we cannot \help happening неща, които не можем да предотвратим; I can't \help the rain не съм крив, че вали дъжд; I can't \help it нищо не мога да сторя (направя); it can't be \helped няма какво (що) да се прави, няма как (да се избегне); how can I \help it? какво да правя? що да сторя? one cannot \help o.'s nature човек не може да си промени характера; I can't \help laughing не мога да се сдържа да се не разсмея; he can't \help going той не може да не отиде; don't be away longer than you can \help гледай да не отсъстваш по-дълго, отколкото е необходимо; I don't do more than I can \help правя само неизбежното, минималното, нищожното (абсолютния минимум); II. n 1. помощ, опора, съдействие, подкрепа; past \help загубен, на когото не може да се помогне; can I be of some \help to you? мога ли да ви помогна с нещо? elected with \help from the Left избран с поддръжката на левицата; 2. средство; спасение; there is no \help for it това не може да се оправи; тук няма какво да се прави; 3. помощник; наемен работник; прислуга; mother's \help евфем. бона, гувернантка; lady \help евфем. домашна помощничка; 4. рядко, диал. порция.

    English-Bulgarian dictionary > help

  • 3 HELP

    help help verb ›› MAKE EASIER / BETTER 使更容易/更好 1. help (sb) (with sth) | help (sb) (in doing sth) to make it easier or possible for sb to do sth by doing sth for them or by giving them sth that they need • 帮助;协助;援助: ▪ [V]
    »Help, Iˈm stuck!
    救命,我被卡住了!
    »He always helps with the housework.
    他总是帮着做家务。
    »I need contacts that could help in finding a job.
    我需要能帮我找到工作的社会关系。
    ▪ [VN]
    »We must all try and help each other.
    我们都必须努力互相帮助。
    »Jo will help us with some of the organization.
    乔将帮我们做一部份组织工作。
    ▪ [VN to inf]
    »The collegeˈs aim is to help students (to) achieve their aspirations.
    大学的目标是帮助学生实现他们的抱负。
    »This charity aims to help people (to) help themselves.
    这个慈善机构的宗旨是帮助人自力更生。
    ▪ [VN inf]
    »Come and help me lift this box.
    来帮我抬这个箱子。
    ▪ [V to inf]
    »She helped (to) organize the party.
    她协助筹备了晚会。
    【HELP】In verb patterns with a to infinitive, the ˈtoˈ is often left out, especially in informal or spoken English. • 带 to 的不定式动词结构常省略 to,非正式英语和英语口语中尤其如此。 2. to improve a situation; to make it easier for sth to happen • 改善状况;促进;促使: ▪ [V]
    »It helped being able to talk about it.
    能谈谈这件事很有好处。
    ▪ [VN]
    »It doesnˈt really help matters knowing that everyone is talking about us.
    知道大家都在议论我们也于事无补。
    ▪ [V to inf]
    »This should help (to) reduce the pain.
    这个应有助于减轻痛楚。
    ›› SB TO MOVE 移动某人 3. [VN +adv. / prep.] to help sb move by letting them lean on you, guiding them, etc. • 搀扶;带领:
    »She helped him to his feet.
    她扶他站了起来。
    »We were helped ashore by local people.
    我们被当地人救上岸。
    ›› GIVE FOOD / DRINK 给食物/饮料 4. [VN] help yourself / sb (to sth) to give yourself / sb food, drinks, etc. • 为(自己/某人)取用:
    »If you want another drink, just help yourself.
    你要是想再喝一杯就请自便。
    »Can I help you to some more salad?
    再给你来点色拉好吗?
    ›› STEAL 偷窃 5. [VN] help yourself to sth (informal, disapproving) to take sth without permission • 擅自拿走;窃取 【SYN】 steal:
    »Heˈd been helping himself to the money in the cash register.
    他一直在偷现金出纳机中的钱。
    【IDIOMS】 sb can (not) help (doing) sth | sb can not help but do sth • used to say that it is impossible to prevent or avoid sth • 某人忍不住(或无法抑制)做某事;不可能避免某事:
    »I canˈt help thinking he knows more than he has told us.
    我总觉得他没把他知道的事全告诉我们。
    »She couldnˈt help but wonder what he was thinking.
    她不禁琢磨着他在想些什么。
    »It couldnˈt be helped (= there was no way of avoiding it and we must accept it).
    这是不可避免的。
    »I always end up having an argument with her, I donˈt know why, I just canˈt help it.
    我总是和她意见不合,闹得不欢而散,我不知道为什么,我就是忍不住。
    »I couldnˈt help it if the bus was late (= it wasnˈt my fault).
    公共汽车晚点了,我没办法。
    »She burst out laughing—she couldnˈt help herself (= couldnˈt stop herself).
    她突然大笑起来——她控制不住自己。
    give / lend a ˌhelping ˈhand • to help sb • 帮助;伸出援助之手 God / Heaven ˈhelp sb •(informal) used to say that you are afraid sb will be in danger or that sth bad will happen to them • (表示担心某人将有危险或有难):
    »God help us if this doesnˈt work.
    如果这个行不通,那就要靠上帝了。
    【HELP】Some people find this use offensive. • 有人认为此用法含冒犯意。 so ˈhelp me (God) • used to swear that what you are saying is true, especially in a court of law • 我发誓,上帝作证(尤用于法庭) 【PHR V】 ˌhelp sb ˈoff / ˈon with sth • to help sb put on / take off a piece of clothing • 帮某人脱/穿衣服:
    »Let me help you off with your coat.
    我来帮你脱大衣吧。
    ˌhelp ˈout | ˌhelp sb∽ˈout • to help sb, especially in a difficult situation • 帮助某人摆脱(困境):
    »Heˈs always willing to help out.
    他总是急人之难。
    »When I bought the house, my sister helped me out with a loan.
    我买这所房子时,我姐姐借给了我一笔钱解了急。
    noun ›› MAKING EASIER / BETTER 使较容易/较好 1. help (with sth) the act of helping sb to do sth • 帮助;协助;援助:
    »Thank you for all your help.
    感谢你的一切帮助。
    »Do you need any help with that?
    这事你需要帮忙吗?
    »Can I be of any help to you?
    我能帮你什么忙吗?
    »None of this would have been possible without their help.
    如果没有他们的协助,这事没有一样能办成。
    »She stopped smoking with the help of her family and friends.
    她在家人和朋友的帮助下戒了烟。
    ›› ADVICE / MONEY 忠告;钱 2. [U] help (with sth) advice, money, etc. that is given to sb in order to solve their problems • 有助益的东西(如忠告、钱等):
    »to seek financial / legal / medical, etc. help
    寻求经济、法律、医疗等援助
    »The organization offers practical help in dealing with paperwork.
    这个机构提供文件处理方面的实际帮助。
    »You should qualify for help with the costs of running a car.
    你应该符合条件获取养车补助。
    »a help key / screen (= a function on a computer that provides information on how to use the computer)
    帮助键/屏幕(计算机中提供计算机使用信息的功能)
    ›› BEING USEFUL 有用 3. [U] the fact of being useful • 有用:
    »The map wasnˈt much help.
    这张地图没多大用处。
    »With the help of a ladder, neighbours were able to rescue the children from the blaze.
    邻居们借助一把梯子把孩子们从大火中救了出来。
    »Just shouting at him isnˈt going to be a lot of help.
    光是对他大喊大叫不会有多大用处。
    ›› FOR SB IN DANGER 对处于危险中的人 4. [U] the act of helping sb who is in danger • 救助:
    »Quick, get help!
    快,找人援救!
    »She screamed for help.
    她高声喊救命。
    ›› PERSON / THING 人;事物 5. [sing.] a help (to sb) a person or thing that helps sb • 有帮助的人(或事物):
    »She was more of a hindrance than a help.
    她非但没帮上忙,反而碍事。
    »Your advice was a big help.
    你的建议很有帮助。
    »(ironic) Youˈre a great help, I must say!
    我得说,你可没少帮忙!
    ›› IN HOUSE 住宅 6. the help [U + sing. / pl. v.] ( especially NAmE) the person or people who are employed by sb to clean their house, etc. • 仆人 --› see also [u]home help
    there is no ˈhelp for it ( especially BrE) • it is not possible to avoid doing sth that may harm sb in some way • 没办法;别无选择:
    »Thereˈs no help for it. We shall have to call the police.
    没法子了。我们只得叫警察了。
    * * *
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  • 4 help

    help help verb ›› MAKE EASIER / BETTER 使更容易/更好 1. help (sb) (with sth) | help (sb) (in doing sth) to make it easier or possible for sb to do sth by doing sth for them or by giving them sth that they need • 帮助;协助;援助: ▪ [V]
    »Help, Iˈm stuck!
    救命,我被卡住了!
    »He always helps with the housework.
    他总是帮着做家务。
    »I need contacts that could help in finding a job.
    我需要能帮我找到工作的社会关系。
    ▪ [VN]
    »We must all try and help each other.
    我们都必须努力互相帮助。
    »Jo will help us with some of the organization.
    乔将帮我们做一部份组织工作。
    ▪ [VN to inf]
    »The collegeˈs aim is to help students (to) achieve their aspirations.
    大学的目标是帮助学生实现他们的抱负。
    »This charity aims to help people (to) help themselves.
    这个慈善机构的宗旨是帮助人自力更生。
    ▪ [VN inf]
    »Come and help me lift this box.
    来帮我抬这个箱子。
    ▪ [V to inf]
    »She helped (to) organize the party.
    她协助筹备了晚会。
    【HELP】In verb patterns with a to infinitive, the ˈtoˈ is often left out, especially in informal or spoken English. • 带 to 的不定式动词结构常省略 to,非正式英语和英语口语中尤其如此。 2. to improve a situation; to make it easier for sth to happen • 改善状况;促进;促使: ▪ [V]
    »It helped being able to talk about it.
    能谈谈这件事很有好处。
    ▪ [VN]
    »It doesnˈt really help matters knowing that everyone is talking about us.
    知道大家都在议论我们也于事无补。
    ▪ [V to inf]
    »This should help (to) reduce the pain.
    这个应有助于减轻痛楚。
    ›› SB TO MOVE 移动某人 3. [VN +adv. / prep.] to help sb move by letting them lean on you, guiding them, etc. • 搀扶;带领:
    »She helped him to his feet.
    她扶他站了起来。
    »We were helped ashore by local people.
    我们被当地人救上岸。
    ›› GIVE FOOD / DRINK 给食物/饮料 4. [VN] help yourself / sb (to sth) to give yourself / sb food, drinks, etc. • 为(自己/某人)取用:
    »If you want another drink, just help yourself.
    你要是想再喝一杯就请自便。
    »Can I help you to some more salad?
    再给你来点色拉好吗?
    ›› STEAL 偷窃 5. [VN] help yourself to sth (informal, disapproving) to take sth without permission • 擅自拿走;窃取 【SYN】 steal:
    »Heˈd been helping himself to the money in the cash register.
    他一直在偷现金出纳机中的钱。
    【IDIOMS】 sb can (not) help (doing) sth | sb can not help but do sth • used to say that it is impossible to prevent or avoid sth • 某人忍不住(或无法抑制)做某事;不可能避免某事:
    »I canˈt help thinking he knows more than he has told us.
    我总觉得他没把他知道的事全告诉我们。
    »She couldnˈt help but wonder what he was thinking.
    她不禁琢磨着他在想些什么。
    »It couldnˈt be helped (= there was no way of avoiding it and we must accept it).
    这是不可避免的。
    »I always end up having an argument with her, I donˈt know why, I just canˈt help it.
    我总是和她意见不合,闹得不欢而散,我不知道为什么,我就是忍不住。
    »I couldnˈt help it if the bus was late (= it wasnˈt my fault).
    公共汽车晚点了,我没办法。
    »She burst out laughing—she couldnˈt help herself (= couldnˈt stop herself).
    她突然大笑起来——她控制不住自己。
    give / lend a ˌhelping ˈhand • to help sb • 帮助;伸出援助之手 God / Heaven ˈhelp sb •(informal) used to say that you are afraid sb will be in danger or that sth bad will happen to them • (表示担心某人将有危险或有难):
    »God help us if this doesnˈt work.
    如果这个行不通,那就要靠上帝了。
    【HELP】Some people find this use offensive. • 有人认为此用法含冒犯意。 so ˈhelp me (God) • used to swear that what you are saying is true, especially in a court of law • 我发誓,上帝作证(尤用于法庭) 【PHR V】 ˌhelp sb ˈoff / ˈon with sth • to help sb put on / take off a piece of clothing • 帮某人脱/穿衣服:
    »Let me help you off with your coat.
    我来帮你脱大衣吧。
    ˌhelp ˈout | ˌhelp sb∽ˈout • to help sb, especially in a difficult situation • 帮助某人摆脱(困境):
    »Heˈs always willing to help out.
    他总是急人之难。
    »When I bought the house, my sister helped me out with a loan.
    我买这所房子时,我姐姐借给了我一笔钱解了急。
    noun ›› MAKING EASIER / BETTER 使较容易/较好 1. help (with sth) the act of helping sb to do sth • 帮助;协助;援助:
    »Thank you for all your help.
    感谢你的一切帮助。
    »Do you need any help with that?
    这事你需要帮忙吗?
    »Can I be of any help to you?
    我能帮你什么忙吗?
    »None of this would have been possible without their help.
    如果没有他们的协助,这事没有一样能办成。
    »She stopped smoking with the help of her family and friends.
    她在家人和朋友的帮助下戒了烟。
    ›› ADVICE / MONEY 忠告;钱 2. [U] help (with sth) advice, money, etc. that is given to sb in order to solve their problems • 有助益的东西(如忠告、钱等):
    »to seek financial / legal / medical, etc. help
    寻求经济、法律、医疗等援助
    »The organization offers practical help in dealing with paperwork.
    这个机构提供文件处理方面的实际帮助。
    »You should qualify for help with the costs of running a car.
    你应该符合条件获取养车补助。
    »a help key / screen (= a function on a computer that provides information on how to use the computer)
    帮助键/屏幕(计算机中提供计算机使用信息的功能)
    ›› BEING USEFUL 有用 3. [U] the fact of being useful • 有用:
    »The map wasnˈt much help.
    这张地图没多大用处。
    »With the help of a ladder, neighbours were able to rescue the children from the blaze.
    邻居们借助一把梯子把孩子们从大火中救了出来。
    »Just shouting at him isnˈt going to be a lot of help.
    光是对他大喊大叫不会有多大用处。
    ›› FOR SB IN DANGER 对处于危险中的人 4. [U] the act of helping sb who is in danger • 救助:
    »Quick, get help!
    快,找人援救!
    »She screamed for help.
    她高声喊救命。
    ›› PERSON / THING 人;事物 5. [sing.] a help (to sb) a person or thing that helps sb • 有帮助的人(或事物):
    »She was more of a hindrance than a help.
    她非但没帮上忙,反而碍事。
    »Your advice was a big help.
    你的建议很有帮助。
    »(ironic) Youˈre a great help, I must say!
    我得说,你可没少帮忙!
    ›› IN HOUSE 住宅 6. the help [U + sing. / pl. v.] ( especially NAmE) the person or people who are employed by sb to clean their house, etc. • 仆人 --› see also [u]home help
    there is no ˈhelp for it ( especially BrE) • it is not possible to avoid doing sth that may harm sb in some way • 没办法;别无选择:
    »Thereˈs no help for it. We shall have to call the police.
    没法子了。我们只得叫警察了。
    * * *
    [help]
    n. 幫忙, 補救辦法, 助手, 治療, <美>佣工
    vt. 幫助, 助長, 接濟, 治療, 款待
    vi. 有用, 救命, 招待
    [計] 顯示命令格式的簡短概述

    English-Chinese dictionary > help

  • 5 help

    help [help]
    1. noun
       a. aide f ; (in emergency) secours m
    help! au secours !
    can I be of help? je peux vous aider ?
    you're a great help! tu es d'un précieux secours
       b. ( = cleaner) femme f de ménage
       a. aider
    so help me I'll kill him! (inf) je le tuerai, je le jure !
    every little helps(PROV) les petits ruisseaux font les grandes rivières
    can I help you? je peux vous aider ?
       b. ( = serve) to help o.s. se servir
    help yourself to leaflets voilà des prospectus, servez-vous
    help yourself! servez-vous !
    not if I can help it! sûrement pas !
    one can't help wondering whether... on ne peut s'empêcher de se demander si...
    why are you laughing? -- I can't help it pourquoi riez-vous ? -- c'est plus fort que moi
    sorry, I couldn't help it désolé, je ne l'ai pas fait exprès
    [+ person] aider à marcher ; [+ scheme] faire avancer
    * * *
    [help] 1.
    1) aide f; ( in emergency) secours m

    with the help ofà l'aide de [stick, knife]; avec l'aide de [person]

    to be of help to somebody[person] rendre service à quelqu'un; [information, map] être utile à quelqu'un

    you're a great help!iron tu es vraiment d'un grand secours!

    to come to somebody's help — venir au secours de quelqu'un, venir en aide à quelqu'un

    she needs (professional) help — ( from psychiatrist) elle devrait voir un psychiatre

    2) (also daily help) ( cleaning woman) femme f de ménage
    2.
    exclamation au secours!
    3.
    1) aider ( to do à faire); ( more urgently) secourir

    can I help you? — ( in shop) vous désirez?; ( on phone) j'écoute

    to help somebody across/down/out — aider quelqu'un à traverser/descendre/sortir

    to help somebody on/off with — aider quelqu'un à mettre/enlever [garment, boot]

    2) ( serve)

    to help somebody to — servir [quelque chose] à quelqu'un [food, wine]

    3) ( prevent)

    it can't be helped! — on n'y peut rien!, tant pis!

    4.

    every little helps — ( donating money) tous les dons sont les bienvenus; ( saving) les petits ruisseaux font les grandes rivières

    5.

    to help oneself to the petty cashpiquer (colloq) (de l'argent) dans la caisse

    Phrasal Verbs:

    English-French dictionary > help

  • 6 help

    A n
    1 ( assistance) aide f ; ( in an emergency) secours m ; to need some help with the cooking/gardening avoir besoin d'aide pour faire la cuisine/le jardin ; with the help of à l'aide de [stick, knife] ; avec l'aide de [person] ; can I be of help (to you)? puis-je faire quelque chose pour vous? ; to be of help to sb [person] rendre service à qn ; [information, map] être utile à qn ; the information was of little help to us l'information ne nous a pas été d'un grand secours or ne nous a pas été très utile ; she was a great help to us elle nous a beaucoup aidés, elle nous a été d'un grand secours ; you're a great help! iron tu es vraiment d'un grand secours! ; to come to sb's help venir au secours de qn, venir en aide à qn ; to go to sb's help aller au secours de qn, prêter secours or assistance à qn ; to cry ou shout for help appeler à l'aide or au secours ; he is beyond help, he is past (all) help on ne peut plus rien pour lui ; it's a help if you can speak the language ça aide de parler la langue ; a degree would be a help un diplôme aiderait bien ; the tablets were no help les comprimés n'ont pas servi à grand-chose ; there's no help for it il n'y a rien à faire ; she needs (professional) help gen elle devrait consulter un professionnel ; ( from psychiatrist) elle devrait voir un psychiatre ;
    2 ( also daily help) ( cleaning woman) femme f de ménage ;
    3 ¢ ( staff) domestiques mpl ; ( on farm) ouvriers mpl agricoles ; they need extra help in the bar ils ont besoin d'aide supplémentaire au bar.
    B excl au secours! ; help! I've got nothing to wear for tonight! hum mince alors ! je n'ai rien à mettre pour ce soir!
    C vtr
    1 ( assist) aider (to do à faire) ; ( more urgently) secourir ; we got the children to help us nous nous sommes fait aider par les enfants ; we must all help each other nous devons tous nous entraider or nous aider les uns les autres ; she helped them with the decorations elle les a aidés pour les décorations ; can you help me with this sack please? est-ce que tu peux m'aider à porter ce sac s'il te plaît? ; can I help you? ( in shop) vous désirez? ; ( on phone) j'écoute ; ( at reception desk) je peux vous aider? ; to help sb across/down/out aider qn à traverser/ descendre/sortir ; I helped him to his feet je l'ai aidé à se lever ; to help sb on/off with aider qn à mettre/enlever [garment, boot] ; she helped him through some difficult times elle l'a aidé à traverser des moments difficiles ;
    2 ( improve) améliorer [situation, problem] ; he didn't help matters by writing that letter il n'a rien arrangé en écrivant cette lettre ; getting drenched didn't help my cold le fait de me faire tremper jusqu'aux os n'a pas arrangé mon rhume ;
    3 ( contribute) to help to do contribuer à faire ; her article helped (to) increase public awareness of the problem son article a contribué à sensibiliser le public à ce problème ; the injection should help (to) ease the pain la piqûre devrait soulager la douleur ; these flowers will help (to) brighten the room ces fleurs devraient égayer la pièce ; this policy helps (to) keep prices down cette politique favorise la baisse des prix ;
    4 ( serve) to help sb to offrir [qch] à qn [food, wine] ;
    5 ( prevent) it can't be helped! on n'y peut rien!, tant pis! ; she can't help the way she was brought up elle ne peut rien changer à la façon dont elle a été élevée ; I can't help the way I feel je n'y peux rien ; he can't help being awkward/stupid! ce n'est pas de sa faute s'il est maladroit/stupide! ; I can't help it if the car breaks down! je n'y peux rien or ce n'est pas de ma faute si la voiture tombe en panne! ; I'm sorry I slammed the door-I couldn't help it excusez-moi d'avoir claqué la porte-je ne l'ai pas fait exprès ; not if I can help it! sûrement pas! ; he won't win if I can help it je vais faire tout mon possible pour l'empêcher de gagner ; don't tell her any more than you can help ne lui dis pas plus qu'il n'en faut ; try not to change gear more often than you can help essayez de changer de vitesse le moins (souvent) possible ; she never works harder than she can help elle travaille toujours le strict minimum ; I can't help that je n'y peux rien ; you can't help but pity him on ne peut pas s'empêcher d'avoir pitié de lui.
    D vi
    1 ( assist) aider ; I was only trying to help! je voulais seulement aider! ; he never helps with the cooking/housework il n'aide jamais à faire la cuisine/le ménage ; they offered to help with the expenses ils ont offert d'aider à payer les frais or de participer aux frais ; this map doesn't help much cette carte n'est pas d'un grand secours or ne sert pas à grand-chose ; will it help if I give you a clue? est-ce que ça t'aiderait si je te donnais un indice? ; every little helps ( when donating money) tous les dons sont les bienvenus ; ( when saving) les petits ruisseaux font les grandes rivières ;
    2 ( be an improvement) would it help if I turned the light off? est-ce que ce serait mieux si j'éteignais? ; it might help if we knew where they lived ça nous arrangerait de savoir où ils habitent, ça serait déjà quelque chose si on savait où ils habitent ; she tried going to bed earlier, but it didn't help much elle a commencé à se coucher plus tôt, mais ça n'a pas servi à grand-chose.
    1 ( serve) to help oneself se servir ; I helped myself from the fruit bowl je me suis servi dans la coupe de fruits ; help yourselves! servez-vous! ; help yourselves to coffee/cigarettes prenez du café/des cigarettes ; help yourselves to some more cake reprenez un peu de gâteau ;
    2 to help oneself to ( pinch) piquer ; he has been helping himself to the till il a piqué (de l'argent) dans la caisse ;
    3 ( prevent) to help oneself s'en empêcher ; I tried not to laugh, but I couldn't help myself j'ai essayé de ne pas rire, mais je n'ai pas pu m'en empêcher or c'était plus fort que moi.
    help [sb] along aider [qn] à marcher [infirm person] ;
    help [sth] along faire avancer [process, negotiations, project].
    help out:
    help out aider, donner un coup de main ;
    help [sb] out gen aider, donner un coup de main à ; ( financially) dépanner ; ( in crisis) tirer [qn] d'embarras [person] ; his parents help him out with the rent ses parents l'aident à payer le loyer.

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  • 7 help

    help [help]
    aide1 (a), 1 (b) secours1 (a), 1 (b) personnel1 (c) femme de ménage1 (d) aider2 (a) secourir2 (a) contribuer à2 (b) encourager2 (b) améliorer2 (c) servir2 (d) être utile3
    1 noun
    (a) (gen) aide f, assistance f; (to drowning or wounded person) secours m, assistance f;
    thank you for your help merci de votre aide;
    can I be of any help? puis-je faire quelque chose pour vous?, puis-je vous rendre service?;
    we're happy to have been of help nous sommes contents d'avoir pu rendre service;
    he went to get help il est allé chercher du secours;
    we yelled for help nous avons crié au secours;
    with the help of a neighbour avec l'aide d'un voisin;
    he opened the window with the help of a crowbar il a ouvert la fenêtre à l'aide d'un levier;
    she did it without any help elle l'a fait toute seule;
    the map wasn't much help la carte n'a pas servi à grand-chose;
    I could never have done it without your help jamais je n'aurais pu le faire sans vous ou votre aide;
    some students need help to decide which course to take certains étudiants ont besoin qu'on les aide à choisir leur cursus;
    she needs help going upstairs il faut qu'elle se fasse aider pour ou elle a besoin qu'on l'aide à monter l'escalier;
    familiar she needs help il faut qu'elle voie un psychiatre, elle a des problèmes psychologiques;
    familiar if you think that's funny, you need help si tu trouves ça drôle, c'est que tu dois avoir un problème;
    the situation is now beyond help la situation est désespérée ou irrémédiable maintenant;
    he's past help (is dying) il est perdu; (is crazy, stupid) on ne peut rien pour lui;
    there's no help for it on n'y peut rien
    (b) (something that assists) aide f, secours m;
    that was a big help (to me) ça m'a beaucoup aidé;
    you've been a great help vous m'avez été d'un grand secours, vous m'avez beaucoup aidé;
    ironic he's a great help! il est d'un précieux secours!
    (c) (UNCOUNT) (employees) personnel m, employés mpl;
    it's hard to get good help il est difficile de trouver des employés sérieux;
    help wanted (sign) cherchons employés
    (d) (domestic worker) femme f de ménage
    (a) (assist, aid → gen) aider; (→ elderly, poor, wounded) secourir, venir en aide à;
    come and help me viens m'aider;
    can I help you with the dishes? puis-je t'aider à faire la vaisselle?;
    they got their neighbours to help them move ils se sont fait aider par leurs voisins pour le déménagement;
    they help one another take care of the children ils s'entraident pour s'occuper des enfants;
    we want to help poorer countries to help themselves nous voulons aider les pays sous-développés à devenir autonomes ou à se prendre en main;
    he helped me on/off with my coat il m'a aidé à mettre/enlever mon manteau;
    euphemism a man is helping the police with their enquiries la police est en train d'interroger un suspect;
    she helped the old man to his feet/across the street elle a aidé le vieux monsieur à se lever/à traverser la rue;
    let me help you up/down laissez-moi vous aider à monter/descendre;
    it might help if you took more exercise ça irait peut-être mieux si tu faisais un peu plus d'exercice;
    it helped me knowing that someone was waiting for me ça m'a aidé de savoir que quelqu'un m'attendait;
    can I help you? (in shop) vous désirez?;
    Grant Publishing, how may I help you? (on telephone) les Éditions Grant, bonjour;
    Law do you swear to tell the truth, so help you God? jurez-vous de dire la vérité, que Dieu vous vienne en aide?;
    so help me God! je le jure devant Dieu!;
    familiar I'll get you for this, so help me j'aurai ta peau, je le jure!;
    proverb God helps those who help themselves aide-toi, le ciel t'aidera
    (b) (contribute to) contribuer à; (encourage) encourager, favoriser;
    the rain helped firefighters to bring the flames under control la pluie a permis aux pompiers de maîtriser l'incendie;
    it helped to ease my headache cela a soulagé mon mal de tête;
    it helped to give the impression that… cela a contribué à donner l'impression que…, à cause de cela, on avait l'impression que…
    (c) (improve, remedy → situation) améliorer; (→ pain) atténuer;
    this cream should help your back pain cette crème devrait te soulager de ton mal de dos;
    that doesn't help the situation, that doesn't help much cela ne nous avance pas (beaucoup);
    crying won't help matters cela ne sert à rien ou n'arrange rien de pleurer;
    ironic to help matters, it started to pour with rain pour tout arranger, il s'est mis à pleuvoir des cordes
    (d) (serve) servir;
    she helped me to more rice elle m'a servi du riz une deuxième fois;
    I helped myself to the cheese je me suis servi en fromage;
    help yourself! servez-vous!;
    they helped themselves to more meat ils ont repris de la viande;
    euphemism he helped himself to the petty cash il a pioché ou il s'est servi dans la caisse
    (e) (with "can", usu negative) (avoid, refrain from) I can't help thinking that we could have done more je ne peux pas m'empêcher de penser qu'on aurait pu faire plus;
    we couldn't help laughing or but laugh nous ne pouvions pas nous empêcher de rire;
    I couldn't help overhearing je n'ai pu m'empêcher de surprendre la conversation;
    she never writes any more than she can help elle ne se foule pas pour écrire, elle écrit un minimum de lettres ou le moins possible
    (f) (with "can", usu negative) (control) she can't help her temper elle ne peut rien à ses colères;
    I tried not to laugh but I couldn't help myself j'essayais de ne pas rire mais c'était plus fort que moi;
    they can't help being born there ils n'ont pas demandé à naître là;
    I'm not going back if I can help it si j'ai le choix, je n'y retournerai pas;
    I can't help it je n'y peux rien, ce n'est pas de ma faute;
    he can't help it if she doesn't like it il n'y est pour rien ou ce n'est pas de sa faute si cela ne lui plaît pas;
    can he help it if the train is late? est-ce que c'est de sa faute si le train est en retard?;
    it can't be helped tant pis! on n'y peut rien ou on ne peut pas faire autrement;
    are they coming? - not if I can help it! est-ce qu'ils viennent? - pas si j'ai mon mot à dire!
    être utile;
    can I help? est-ce que je peux faire quelque chose?;
    is there anything I can do to help? puis-je être utile?;
    she helps a lot around the house elle se rend très utile à la maison, elle rend souvent service à la maison;
    he offered to help with the clearing up il a proposé de nous/les/ etc aider à ranger;
    I was only trying to help! je voulais seulement vous/les/ etc aider!;
    it helps if you can speak the language c'est plus facile si on parle la langue;
    losing your temper isn't going to help ça ne sert à rien de perdre ton calme;
    forgetting the map didn't help le fait d'avoir oublié la carte n'a pas arrangé les choses;
    it's near the post office if that helps c'est près du bureau de poste si ça peut vous aider;
    every little helps les petits ruisseaux font les grandes rivières;
    every penny helps il n'y a pas de petites économies
    (in distress) au secours!, à l'aide!; (in dismay) zut!, mince!;
    help!, I'm late! mince!, je suis en retard!
    ►► Computing help button case f d'aide;
    help desk service m d'assistance téléphonique; Computing (for computing queries) service m d'assistance;
    Computing help file fichier m d'aide;
    Computing help key touche f d'aide;
    Computing help menu menu m d'aide;
    Computing help screen écran m d'aide
    (person) aider à marcher ou avancer; (plan, project) faire avancer
    (gen) aider, venir en aide à; (with supplies, money) dépanner;
    the scholarship really helped her out la bourse lui a été d'un grand secours;
    she helps us out in the shop from time to time elle vient nous donner un coup de main au magasin de temps en temps;
    they help each other out ils s'entraident;
    she helps him out with his homework elle l'aide à faire ses devoirs
    aider, donner un coup de main
    ✾ Film 'Help!' Lester 'Quatre garçons dans le vent'

    Un panorama unique de l'anglais et du français > help

  • 8 help

    [help]
    help помощь; can I be of any help to you? могу я Вам чем-л. помочь? help помогать; оказывать помощь, содействие; it can't be helped разг. ничего не поделаешь, ничего не попишешь; can't help it ничего не могу поделать domestic help прислуга, помощь на дому domestic help семейная поддержка don't be longer than you can help не оставайтесь дольше, чем надо; help down помочь сойти; help in помочь войти help = helping help (с модальным глаголом can, could) избежать, удержаться; she can't help thinking of it она не может не думать об этом help оказывать помощь help поддерживать help поддержка help помогать; оказывать помощь, содействие; it can't be helped разг. ничего не поделаешь, ничего не попишешь; can't help it ничего не могу поделать help помогать help помощник; Your advice was a great help Ваш совет мне очень помог help помощник help помощь; can I be of any help to you? могу я Вам чем-л. помочь? help вчт. помощь help помощь help раздавать, угощать; передавать (за столом); help yourself берите, пожалуйста (сами), не церемоньтесь; may I help you to some meat? позвольте вам предложить мяса help служанка, прислуга; mother's help бонна help вчт. справка help средство, спасение; there's no help for it этому нельзя помочь help средство don't be longer than you can help не оставайтесь дольше, чем надо; help down помочь сойти; help in помочь войти don't be longer than you can help не оставайтесь дольше, чем надо; help down помочь сойти; help in помочь войти help into помочь войти help into помочь надеть, подать help me on with my overcoat помогите мне надеть пальто help off помочь отделаться от help off помочь снять (что-л.) (об одежде) help on помогать; продвигать (дело) help out помочь в затруднении, выручить; help over выручить, помочь в затруднении; help up помочь встать, подняться, поддержать (кого-л.) help out помочь выйти help out помочь в затруднении, выручить; help over выручить, помочь в затруднении; help up помочь встать, подняться, поддержать (кого-л.) help out помочь в затруднении, выручить; help over выручить, помочь в затруднении; help up помочь встать, подняться, поддержать (кого-л.) help раздавать, угощать; передавать (за столом); help yourself берите, пожалуйста (сами), не церемоньтесь; may I help you to some meat? позвольте вам предложить мяса help = helping helping: helping pres. p. от help help помощь help порция home help домработница home help соц. помощь на дому I could not help laughing я не мог удержаться от смеха; я не мог не засмеяться help помогать; оказывать помощь, содействие; it can't be helped разг. ничего не поделаешь, ничего не попишешь; can't help it ничего не могу поделать help раздавать, угощать; передавать (за столом); help yourself берите, пожалуйста (сами), не церемоньтесь; may I help you to some meat? позвольте вам предложить мяса help служанка, прислуга; mother's help бонна need of help потребность в помощи; необходимость помощи on-line help вчт. оперативная подсказка help (с модальным глаголом can, could) избежать, удержаться; she can't help thinking of it она не может не думать об этом software help вчт. программное обслуживание help средство, спасение; there's no help for it этому нельзя помочь help помощник; Your advice was a great help Ваш совет мне очень помог

    English-Russian short dictionary > help

  • 9 ♦ help

    ♦ help /hɛlp/
    A n.
    1 [uc] aiuto; assistenza; soccorso: Can I be of any help?, posso essere d'aiuto?; DIALOGO → - Clothes 1- Do you need any help?, hai bisogno di aiuto?; DIALOGO → - On the Tube- Thanks for your help, grazie per il suo aiuto; to seek help, chiedere aiuto
    2 rimedio; via d'uscita; scampo: There's no help for it, non c'è rimedio; ormai è fatta; non c'è scampo
    3 persona di servizio; domestico, domestica: domestic help, colf
    4 dipendente; (spec.) bracciante, impiegato; (collett.) (gli) impiegati; (il) personale
    5 (comput.) guida; aiuto ( informazioni sull'uso di un programma)
    B inter.
    Help!, aiuto!
    ● (comput.) help desk, servizio di assistenza; supporto tecnico; help desk □ to cry for help, gridare aiuto □ past ( all) help, perduto; irrecuperabile □ «Help wanted» ( cartello), «cercasi personale».
    ♦ (to) help /hɛlp/
    A v. t.
    1 aiutare; assistere; soccorrere: Can you help me (to) move this sofa?, mi aiuti a spostare questo divano?; I helped him with his homework, lo aiutai a fare i compiti; My parents helped me through college, i miei genitori mi hanno aiutato (finanziariamente) quando ero all'università; Can I help you?, posso aiutarti?; ( in un negozio, a un cliente) in che posso servirLa?; desidera? NOTA D'USO: - aiutare-
    2 (con compl. di moto) aiutare q. a (salire, scendere, entrare, proseguire, ecc.): I helped her back to her bed, l'aiutai a tornare a letto; He helped me down the stairs, mi ha aiutato a scendere le scale; He helped her off [on] with her coat, l'aiutò a togliersi [a mettersi] il cappotto; to help sb. to his feet, aiutare q. ad alzarsi (in piedi)
    3 favorire; promuovere; contribuire a; aiutare; essere utile a; giovare a: to help international cooperation, promuovere (o favorire) la cooperazione internazionale; The new measures should help keep prices down, le nuove misure dovrebbero contribuire a tenere bassi i prezzi
    4 alleviare; dare sollievo a; migliorare: This medicine will help your cough, questa medicina ti allevierà la tosse; His remark didn't really help things, il suo commento non ha migliorato certo le cose
    5 to help sb. to st., servire, dare, versare qc. a q. ( a tavola): Can I help you to some more roast, posso servirti (o darti) ancora un po' di arrosto?
    6 (preceduto da can, could e generalm. in frase neg.) evitare; fare a meno di: I cannot help loving her, non posso fare a meno d'amarla; I cannot help admiring him, non posso non ammirarlo; He couldn't help laughing, non poté evitare (o fare a meno) di ridere; She could not help but notice his embarrassment, lei non poté non notare il suo imbarazzo; I'm sorry, I couldn't help myself, mi dispiace, ma non sono riuscito a trattenermi (o non ho potuto farne a meno); It's painful, but it can't be helped, è doloroso, ma non si può evitare
    B v. i.
    1 aiutare; essere d'aiuto; contribuire: He may be able to help with publicity, forse lui può essere d'aiuto per la pubblicità; to help with the costs of st., contribuire all'acquisto di qc.; contribuire alle spese per qc.
    2 servire; essere utile; giovare; essere di giovamento: Crying won't help, piangere non serve a nulla
    to help oneself, aiutare sé stesso; fare un servizio a sé stesso; ( anche) servirsi ( a tavola), servirsi da solo, prendere: You don't help yourself by eating so much, non ti fai un bel servizio a mangiare così tanto; I helped myself to a piece of cake, presi una fetta di torta; Please help yourself!, prego, si serva!; Help yourself to the wine, prendi (o versati) il vino!; se vuoi del vino, serviti pure! □ (GB) to help the police with their enquiries, essere interrogato dalla polizia ( come sospettato) □ Every little ( bit) helps, tutto serve (o può servire) □ God help me ( you, ecc.), che Dio mi (ti, ecc.) assista □ I can't help it, non posso farci niente, non è colpa mia, non so che farci; ( anche) non posso farne a meno, è più forte di me!: I can't help it if there are no taxis, non posso farci niente (o non è colpa mia) se non ci sono taxi □ I can't help that, non posso farci nulla; non so che farci □ It can't be helped, non ci si può fare niente; pazienza! □ more than one can help, più dello stretto necessario; più del minimo indispensabile: I won't keep you longer than I can help, non ti tratterrò più dello stretto necessario □ Not if I can help it, no, se posso evitarlo; no di certo □ (fam.) So help me ( God)!, lo giuro!; com'è vero Dio!; Dio mi è testimone! □ (prov.) God helps those who help themselves, aiutati che Dio (o il ciel) t'aiuta.
    NOTA D'USO: - can't help-

    English-Italian dictionary > ♦ help

  • 10 help

    [help] n
    1) ( assistance) Hilfe f; ( financial) Unterstützung f;
    do you need any \help with those boxes? soll ich dir mit diesen Kisten helfen?;
    can I be of \help to you? kann ich Ihnen irgendwie helfen?;
    the victims were beyond \help den Opfern war nicht mehr zu helfen;
    this guy is beyond \help! dem Typ ist nicht mehr zu helfen!;
    if she is caught stealing again, there'll be no \help for it, I'll have to call the police wenn man sie noch einmal beim Stehlen erwischt, wird man wohl die Polizei rufen müssen;
    to be a big \help with sth bei etw dat eine große Hilfe sein;
    to cry [or go crying] for \help nach Hilfe schreien;
    to give [or provide] \help Hilfe leisten;
    to give \help to sb jdm helfen;
    to run [or go running] for \help Hilfe suchen;
    to be of \help to sth für etw akk hilfreich sein;
    to be of \help to sb für jdn eine Stütze [o Hilfe] sein
    2) ( employee) Aushilfe f, Hilfskraft f;
    the \help + sing/ pl vb das Personal;
    home \help [Haushalts]hilfe f, Zugehfrau f ( bes SÜDD)
    to have [ (Am) hired] \help come in eine Haushaltshilfe haben;
    to be short of \help wenig Personal haben interj
    \help! Hilfe! vi
    1) ( assist) helfen;
    is there any way that I can \help? kann ich irgendwie behilflich sein?
    2) ( improve situation) helfen; medicine also Abhilfe schaffen vt
    1) ( assist)
    to \help sb jdm helfen [o beistehen];
    \help me! Hilfe!;
    God [or Heaven] \help us! der Himmel stehe uns bei!;
    her knowledge of Swahili \helped her ihre Suahelikenntnisse haben ihr genützt;
    [how] can I \help you? was kann ich für Sie tun?;
    ( in a shop) kann ich Ihnen behilflich sein?;
    nothing can \help her now ihr ist nicht mehr zu helfen;
    I wonder if you could \help me... vielleicht könnten Sie mir weiterhelfen...;
    so \help me God so wahr mir Gott helfe;
    could you \help me with my coat, please? würden Sie mir bitte in den Mantel helfen?;
    to \help sb down the stairs/ into a taxi jdm die Treppen hinunterhelfen/in ein Taxi helfen;
    to \help sb through their depression/ a difficult time jdm über eine Depression/eine schwierige Zeit hinweghelfen;
    to \help sb with their homework jdm bei den Hausaufgaben helfen;
    to \help sb/ sth to do sth jdm/etw dabei helfen, etw zu tun
    2) ( improve)
    to \help sth etw verbessern;
    a little make-up would \help your appearance a lot mit ein bisschen Make-up würdest du viel besser aussehen;
    these drops will \help your cough diese Tropfen werden deinen Husten lindern
    to \help sth zu etw dat beitragen;
    the drought has \helped to make this a disastrous year for Somalia die Dürre war auch ein Grund dafür, dass dies ein katastrophales Jahr für Somalia wurde
    4) ( prevent)
    I can't \help it [or myself] ich kann nicht anders;
    stop giggling! - I can't \help it! hör auf zu kichern! - ich kann nichts dagegen machen!;
    he can't \help his looks er kann nichts für sein Aussehen;
    I can't \help thinking that she'd be better off without him ich denke einfach, dass es ihr ohne ihn besser gehen würde;
    she couldn't \help wondering whether the rumour was true sie konnte nicht umhin, sich zu fragen, ob an dem Gerücht etwas Wahres dran war;
    I couldn't \help staring at the strange man ich musste den seltsamen Mann einfach anstarren;
    will the companies merge? - not if I can \help it werden die Unternehmen fusionieren? - nicht wenn ich es verhindern kann;
    sth can't be \helped etw ist nicht zu ändern, etw ist halt so ( fam)
    5) ( take)
    to \help oneself sich akk bedienen;
    please \help yourself bitte bedienen Sie sich;
    he \helped himself from the sweets tray er nahm sich etwas aus der Bonbonschale;
    to \help oneself to sth sich dat etw nehmen; thief sich akk an etw dat bedienen ( fam)
    6) ( give)
    to \help sb to sth jdm etw reichen;
    shall I \help you to more wine? darf ich Ihnen noch etwas Wein nachschenken?
    PHRASES:
    God \helps those who \help themselves (\helps those who \help themselves) hilf dir selbst, dann hilft dir Gott

    English-German students dictionary > help

  • 11 help

    [help] 1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.) hjælpe
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) hjælpe; gavne
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) hjælpe
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) hjælpe
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) ikke kunne lade være med; ikke kunne gøre for
    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) hjælp
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) hjælp
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) hjælper; medhjælper
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) hjælp
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out
    * * *
    [help] 1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.) hjælpe
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) hjælpe; gavne
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) hjælpe
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) hjælpe
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) ikke kunne lade være med; ikke kunne gøre for
    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) hjælp
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) hjælp
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) hjælper; medhjælper
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) hjælp
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out

    English-Danish dictionary > help

  • 12 help

    [help] 1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.) pomagati
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) pripomoči
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) ublažiti
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) pomagati
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) (ne moči si) pomagati
    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) pomoč
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) pomoč
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) sluga, hlapec
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) ni pomoči
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out
    * * *
    I [help]
    noun
    pomoč, pomočnik; American služkinja, hišna pomočnica, sluga, hlapec; familiarly porcija (jedi); figuratively pripomoček
    he is a great help — zelo pomaga, je v veliko pomoč
    II [help]
    transitive verb
    pomagati, podpreti, podpirati; pripomoči, prispevati; (u)blažiti; (s can in neg) ne moči se upirati, si pomagati, preprečiti, se izogniti; ponuditi, podati (pri mizi)
    I cannot help it — ne morem pomagati, sem nemočen
    don't be late if you can help it — ne ostani delj, kot je potrebno
    don't do more than you can help — napravi le tisto, kar moraš
    I cannot help laughing — moram se smejati; ne morem si kaj, da se ne bi smejal
    how could I help it?kaj sem jaz mogel za to
    to help s.o. in ( —ali with) s.th.pomagati komu pri čem
    to help o.s. to s.th. — postreči si s čim, prisvojiti si kaj, ukrasti
    to help s.o. to s.th. — ponuditi komu kaj (pri mizi), postreči komu s čim

    English-Slovenian dictionary > help

  • 13 help

    [help] 1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.) ajudar
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) ajudar
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) ajudar
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) ser útil
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) (não poder) deixar de
    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) ajuda
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) ajuda
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) auxiliar
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) remédio
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out
    * * *
    [help] n 1 ajuda, auxílio. 2 medicamento, remédio. 3 alívio, socorro, amparo. 4 auxiliar, ajudante. • vt+vi 1 ajudar, assistir ( with com, in em). she helped me with the washing / ela ajudou-me a lavar a roupa. 2 socorrer, amparar. 3 remediar, medicar. 4 prevenir, evitar, impedir. it can’t be helped / não pode ser evitado. 5 deixar de fazer, abster-se. I cannot help laughing / não posso deixar de rir. he can’t help doing it / ele não consegue abster-se disto. 6 servir(-se) (à mesa). help yourself / sirva-se à vontade. by the help of com o auxílio de. more than one can help mais do que é necessário. she cannot help it ela não tem culpa. so help me God! Deus me ajude! there is no help for it não há remédio para isto. to help down a) ajudar a descer. b) fig contribuir para a ruína. to help forward ajudar, favorecer. to help into ajudar a entrar. to help off ajudar a partir, a livrar-se de. to help out a) ajudar a sair. b) sustentar. to help someone to conseguir alguma coisa para alguém.

    English-Portuguese dictionary > help

  • 14 help

    [help] 1. гл.
    1) помогать, оказывать содействие (в чём-л.)

    We helped them in / with their work. — Мы помогли им в работе.

    Help them into the house. — Проводи их в дом.

    Help her off the train. — Помоги ей сойти с поезда.

    Help him out of the car. — Помоги ему выйти из машины.

    They helped to cook the meal. — Они помогали готовить еду.

    She helped to move the furniture. — Она помогала в перестановке мебели.

    None of the locals had any desire to help us off-load the plane. — Ни у кого из местных не было ни малейшего желания помочь нам разгрузить самолёт.

    Help me down with this heavy case, will you? — Не поможешь мне спуститься с этим тяжёлым чемоданом?

    People rushed to help the old man up when he slipped on the ice. — Люди бросились помочь поскользнувшемуся старику.

    Syn:
    2) улучшать; оживлять

    Bright curtains will help the room. — Яркие занавески оживят комнату.

    Syn:
    3) содействовать, способствовать (успеху, прогрессу)

    The troubles of the time helped here as elsewhere the progress of the town. — Сложности этого времени способствовали здесь, как и везде, развитию города.

    Syn:
    4)
    а) обуздывать, удерживать
    б) избегать, удерживаться

    She can't help thinking of it. — Она не может не думать об этом.

    I could not help laughing. — Я не мог удержаться от смеха.

    I couldn't help but laugh. — Я не мог не смеяться.

    Don't be longer than you can help. — Не оставайтесь дольше, чем надо.

    Syn:

    They couldn't help the accident. — Они не могли предотвратить катастрофу.

    Can't help it. — Ничего не могу поделать.

    It can't be helped. — Ничего не поделаешь.

    Syn:
    5) раздавать, угощать; передавать ( за столом)

    Tell the guests to help themselves. — Предложи гостям, пусть угощаются.

    She helped herself to the dessert. — Она положила себе десерт.

    - help forward
    - help off
    - help on
    - help out
    - help over
    Gram:
    [ref dict="LingvoGrammar (En-Ru)"]help + bare infinitive or to-infinitive[/ref]
    2. сущ.
    1) поддержка, помощь, содействие

    big / great help — огромная помощь

    domestic / home help — помощь по дому

    to give / offer / provide help — помогать

    to call for / seek help — искать, просить помощи

    She was a big / great help to us. — Она нам очень помогла.

    Syn:
    Ant:
    2) спасение, средство, источник помощи

    Books are no doubt very useful helps to knowledge. — Книги, без сомнения, очень полезный источник знаний.

    Syn:
    3)
    Syn:
    б) наёмный работник; прислуга
    Syn:

    He asked her for a second help of apple-pie at luncheon. — Он попросил у неё за завтраком вторую порцию яблочного пирога.

    Syn:

    Англо-русский современный словарь > help

  • 15 help *****

    [hɛlp]
    1. n
    1) (assistance) aiuto

    without the help of sb/sth — senza l'aiuto di qn/qc

    to be of help to sbessere di aiuto or essere utile a qn

    to call for helpchiedere or gridare aiuto

    there's no help for itnon c'è altro or nient'altro da fare

    2) (employee) aiutante m/f, (domestic) domestico (-a), (daily) donna di servizio
    2. vt
    1) (aid, assist) aiutare, (scheme, project) contribuire a, (progress) favorire, (pain) far passare, alleviare

    can I help you? (in shop) desidera?

    to help sb on/off with his/her coat — aiutare qn a mettersi/togliersi il cappotto

    to help sb across/up/down — aiutare qn ad attraversare/a salire/a scendere

    2)

    (at table) to help sb to soup — servire la minestra a qn

    to help o.s. — (to food) servirsi, prendere

    help yourself! — serviti pure!, (to other things: steal) prendersi, arraffare

    3)

    I couldn't help thinking... — non potevo fare a meno di pensare...

    it can't be helped — non ci si può fare (più) niente, non c'è niente da fare

    English-Italian dictionary > help *****

  • 16 help

    [hɛlp] 1. n
    pomoc f; ( charwoman) pomoc f domowa
    2. vt

    with the help of( person) przy pomocy +gen; ( tool etc) za pomocą +gen

    help! — pomocy!, ratunku!

    I can't help thinking that … — coś mi się zdaje, że …

    * * *
    [help] 1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.) pomagać
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) pomóc
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) pomóc
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) obsługiwać
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) móc sie powstrzymać, móc coś poradzić
    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) pomoc
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) pomoc
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) pomocnik
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) rada, ratunek
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out

    English-Polish dictionary > help

  • 17 help

    help [help]
    1. n
    1) по́мощь;

    can I be of any help to you? могу́ я Вам чем-л. помо́чь?

    2) помо́щник;

    your advice was a great help ваш сове́т мне о́чень помо́г

    3) служа́нка, прислу́га;

    mother's help бо́нна

    4) сре́дство, спасе́ние;

    there's no help for it э́тому нельзя́ помо́чь

    5) = helping 2, 2)
    2. v
    1) помога́ть; ока́зывать по́мощь, соде́йствие; спосо́бствовать;

    it can't be helped разг. ничего́ не поде́лаешь, ничего́ не попи́шешь

    ;

    can't help it ничего́ не могу́ поде́лать

    2) раздава́ть, угоща́ть; передава́ть ( за столом);

    help yourself бери́те, пожа́луйста (са́ми), угоща́йтесь, не церемо́ньтесь

    ;

    may I help you to some meat? позво́льте вам предложи́ть мя́са

    3) ( с модальными глаголами can, could) избежа́ть, удержа́ться;

    she can't help thinking of it она́ не мо́жет не ду́мать об э́том

    ;

    I could not help laughing я не мог удержа́ться от сме́ха; я не мог не засмея́ться

    ;

    don't be longer than you can help не остава́йтесь до́льше, чем на́до

    help down помо́чь сойти́;
    help in помо́чь войти́;
    a) помо́чь войти́;
    б) помо́чь наде́ть, пода́ть;
    а) помо́чь снять что-л. ( об одежде);
    б) помо́чь отде́латься от;
    а) помога́ть; продвига́ть ( дело);
    б):

    help me on with my overcoat помоги́те мне наде́ть пальто́

    ;
    а) помо́чь вы́йти;
    б) помо́чь в затрудне́нии, вы́ручить;
    в) разли́ть ( суп); разложи́ть, положи́ть ( второе);
    help over вы́ручить, помо́чь в затрудне́нии;
    help up помо́чь встать, подня́ться

    Англо-русский словарь Мюллера > help

  • 18 help

    [hɛlp] 1. n; u
    帮助 [bāngzhù]

    Thanks for your help. — 多谢你的帮助。; (when in danger) 救命 [jiùmìng]

    He was screaming for help. — 他大叫救命。

    2. vt
    1) [+ person] 帮助 [bāngzhù]

    His car wouldn't start, so I helped him. — 他的车起动不了,所以我帮助了他。

    2) (improve) 改善 [gǎishàn]

    The new law does little to help the environment. — 新法律在改善环境方面没起什么作用。

    3. vi
    1) (assist) 帮忙 [bāngmáng]

    Can I help? — 我能帮忙吗?

    2) (be useful) 有用 [yǒuyòng]

    The right style of swimsuit can help by hiding bulges. — 款式适当的游泳衣有助于掩饰肥胖部位。

    Does that help? — 那有用吗?

    * she needs help to get up the stairs — 她需要帮助才能上楼梯

    * the book wasn't much help — 这本书没什么用

    * thanks, you've been a great help — 谢谢,你帮了很大忙

    * with the help of sb/sth — 在某人/某物的帮助下

    * to be of help (to sb) — (对某人)有所帮助

    * I helped him (to) fix his car — 我帮助他修了他的车

    * I helped her to her feet — 我帮她站起来

    * help! — 救命!

    * can I help you? — (in shop) 我能为您效劳吗?

    * people who can help themselves — (be independent) 能自立的人

    * to help o.s. to sth — (serve oneself) 随意用某物; ( inf) (steal) 顺手牵羊拿某物

    * he can't help it — 他毫无办法

    * I can't help feeling sorry for him — 我情不自禁地同情他

    * it can't be helped — 没办法

    Phrasal Verbs:

    English-Chinese new dictionary > help

  • 19 help

    [help] 1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.) hjálpa
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) eiga þátt í
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) lækna, slá á
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) aðstoða
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) komast ekki hjá, geta ekki annað
    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) aðstoð, hjálp
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) hjálp; hjálparhella
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) aðstoðarmaður
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) engin leið að (hindra e-ð)
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out

    English-Icelandic dictionary > help

  • 20 help

    [help] 1. verb
    1) (to do something with or for someone that he cannot do alone, or that he will find useful: Will you help me with this translation?; Will you please help me (to) translate this poem?; Can I help?; He fell down and I helped him up.)
    2) (to play a part in something; to improve or advance: Bright posters will help to attract the public to the exhibition; Good exam results will help his chances of a job.) palīdzēt
    3) (to make less bad: An aspirin will help your headache.) palīdzēt
    4) (to serve (a person) in a shop: Can I help you, sir?) palīdzēt
    5) ((with can(not), could (not)) to be able not to do something or to prevent something: He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing; Can I help it if it rains?) Ko es varu darīt, ja līst?
    2. noun
    1) (the act of helping, or the result of this: Can you give me some help?; Your digging the garden was a big help; Can I be of help to you?) palīdzība
    2) (someone or something that is useful: You're a great help to me.) palīgs
    3) (a servant, farmworker etc: She has hired a new help.) palīgs
    4) ((usually with no) a way of preventing something: Even if you don't want to do it, the decision has been made - there's no help for it now.) glābiņš
    - helpful
    - helpfully
    - helpfulness
    - helping
    - helpless
    - helplessly
    - helplessness
    - help oneself
    - help out
    * * *
    palīdzība; palīgs; glābiņš, līdzeklis; mājkalpotāja; sniegt palīdzību, palīdzēt; apkalpot, pasniegt; atturēties, izvairīties

    English-Latvian dictionary > help

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