CET4 TEM4 IELTS 考 研 CET6
- nursery (n.)
- c. 1400, "breeding, nursing," from Old French norture, norreture "food, nourishment; education, training," from Late Latin nutritia "a nursing, suckling," from Latin nutrire "to nourish, suckle" (see nourish). Meaning "place or room for infants and young children and their nurse" is from c. 1300. As a type of school, 1580s. Horticultural sense is from 1560s. Nursery rhyme is from 1832.
- 1. We have started a campaign for better nursery and school services.
- 2. Local authority nursery provision covers only a tiny minority of working mothers.
- 3. Not all nursery schools make use of the opportunities open to them.
- 4. After mating the male wasps tunnel through the sides of their nursery.
- 5. The availability of nursery school places varies widely across London.
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