both… and


both… and
и … и, как … так и, не только … но и… . He is both a good doctor and a clever man — Он не только хороший врач, но и умный человек (1). Глагол, сочетающийся с существительными, соединенными союзом both… and, используется во множественном числе:

Both my mother and my sister were here — Там были и моя мать, и моя сестра.

Both the teacher and the student are coming to the meeting — И преподаватель, и студент придут на собрание.

(2). See either, cj (2).

English-Russian word troubles. 2014.

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  • both --- and — {coord. conj.} Used to emphasize that two or more things are talked about. * /Both Frank and Mary were at the party./ * /Millie is both a good swimmer and a good cook./ * /In the program tonight Mary will both sing and dance./ * /The frog can… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • both --- and — {coord. conj.} Used to emphasize that two or more things are talked about. * /Both Frank and Mary were at the party./ * /Millie is both a good swimmer and a good cook./ * /In the program tonight Mary will both sing and dance./ * /The frog can… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Both — Both, conj. As well; not only; equally. [1913 Webster] Note: Both precedes the first of two co[ o]rdinate words or phrases, and is followed by and before the other, both . . . and . . .; as well the one as the other; not only this, but also that; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Both — Both, a. or pron. [OE. bothe, ba?e, fr. Icel. b[=a]?ir; akin to Dan. baade, Sw. b[*a]da, Goth. baj??s, OHG. beid?, b?d?, G. & D. beide, also AS. begen, b[=a], b?, Goth. bai, and Gr. ?, L. ambo, Lith. ab[ a], OSlav. oba, Skr. ubha. [root]310. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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