Meaning of PAGE in English

PAGE

I. noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a page of a website (= a single screen of writing, pictures etc on a website )

The website only has three pages.

a word/page count (= of how many words or pages there are )

Your computer can do an automatic word count.

contents page

He cast his eye down the contents page .

page traffic

preceding chapter/paragraph/page etc

the diagram in the preceding chapter

problem page

the bottom of the page/screen

There should be a menu bar at the bottom of your screen.

three/six etc full days/years/pages etc

We devote five full days a month to training.

His pants rose a full three inches off his shoes.

title page

turn a/the page (= move a page in a book over so that you can read the next page )

White Pages

Yellow Pages

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

back

The back page has a strip called Haggis, which is about a black highland terrier and his adventures.

Check out the back pages for more information.

The Arizona Daily Star carried one short blurb in the back pages , but that was it.

Did you spot the Premier League faces in our back page picture?

Take a look at the back page of your morning paper.

A tear-off contribution form and group start-up strip on the back page were also popular.

Unfortunately, the news was reported in the back pages .

blank

Like an author, Eloise would write what she chose on the blank page , would turn Jenny into her own creation.

She found black men impossible to draw or to paint; she could not bear to trace defeat on to blank pages .

Couldn't have picked up the pen and opened the notebook and faced the blank page .

Another strategy my children use is to keep their notebooks open to a blank page while reading one of their books.

He'd been staring at the blank page in his typewriter and wondering where he could find the enthusiasm to write.

There are no blank pages in his book.

Just the type of blank page made to suit a man like him.

Pointing to the initial blank page , I ask Tony what the title for his book will be.

following

The charts: The charts on the following pages show the Pharmacy responses compared to those for the Unit as a whole.

Their voices can be heard throughout the following pages , where I refer to them consistently by name.

The following pages of Charts are designed to help you select a mortgage lender.

Each has its good points, and each its disadvantages, as discussed on the following pages .

On the following page are some examples of games played from the Child ego-state.

See the following pages for detailed reports of the Division's progress.

The nurse's main responsibilities with regard to breathing are set out in the following pages .

front

The whole thing could catch fire all over the front pages Crocus List and all.

The next day in the Tribune, there was my picture on the front page .

But two and a half years later he was front page news.

Dole, the Senate majority leader, on the front page .

Web Trader seal of approval on your front page ?

He whipped the lo October edition of the Sun out of his pocket and brandished the front page .

Creed recognised him from the picture on the front page of that morning's Dispatch, poor quality though it had been.

full

Your full page photograph has no doubt encouraged many young and impressionable fans of Happy Mondays to go out and have children.

Perhaps because you see the full page instead of one section at a time.

For more details take a look at our full review on page 56.

Banner a large headline or title extending across the full page width.

It takes about a minute to print a full A4 page .

Each section is preceded by a full page black-and-white design, its title written in Minton's characterful script.

There are also plans for full page planning and, later, makeup to be integrated into the system.

This makes a change from the 1989/90 accounts which contained a full page of audit qualifications.

opposite

The drawing on the opposite page shows a mains stopcock with a draincock fitted above.

As shown in the figure on the opposite page , these new elements represent the results that each technique tends to yield.

Chanel, on the opposite page , was three months old.

Dust lightly with a little icing sugar before serving. Opposite page , left, Ham and onion load and All-in-one breakfast.

Write each one down on a table like the one on the opposite page .

A typical ideal personnel specification might look like the table on the opposite page .

■ NOUN

home

Or go direct to one of the alternative browsers' home pages .

Researching this piece online I came across the Chronicle home page that contained a recorded message by Caen.

Community links Many schools are beginning to realize that a home page also can be a link to their communities.

Thomas Paine would have had an amazing home page .

More and more schools have begun posting their own home pages on the World Wide Web.

I read your article on NaviPress and it looks like a great way to start a home page .

You can also receive an introduction to Web publishing that starts you well on the way to creating your own home page .

printer

If only a single copy is needed then it is logical to produce it on the page printer .

Laser printers , for example, are page printers.

The future of page printers is fairly obvious.

When dealing with the relatively simple world of a 300dpi page printer this is little trouble.

It is the LaserWriter, a Canon-derived page printer equipped with a complex processing system licensed from Adobe.

As I have already indicated in the main text of this article, there are real users of high resolution page printers .

A basic page printer has a rated life.

Currently graphics screens reproduce 60 to 100dpi, most page printers work at 300dpi and typesetting systems operate at 1,000dpi and above.

title

Opposite the title page was a picture of the kneeling King exchanging his royal crown for a crown of thorns.

I hated his books, which I could not understand and on whose title pages his name had been stamped.

The Select Songs were printed very early: their title page states that they were sold in the theatre as well as in shops.

Our librarian passed me the disk ready for review, I ran it and nervously waited for the title page .

Main line: 1 title page , 5 sheets of plans, 5 sheets sections, 1 sheet cross-sections.

On the back of the title page you will find reference to the publishing history of the book.

Usually found on the back of the title page .

There was a title page decorated with red, green and blue Biro.

web

Everyone hates having their screen fill with a bunch of Web pages they didn't ask for. 11.

I thought that I would read your Web page for the yearlong Computers-101 course.

Save an Image, movie, or sound tile Web pages often display reduced images.

For one thing, thousands of new Web pages are added to the Internet every day.

You might have no interest in building a fancy themed site or even learning anything about creating Web pages .

Microsoft already makes a product called Internet Assistant for use in designing individual web pages .

For more on Web page design, see p.239.

The cost of a Web page for individuals or organizations can vary dramatically.

■ VERB

fill

You might fill half a page or a dozen pages before you come to a standstill.

News of, and speculation about, the creature fills the pages of local newspapers and dominates the airwaves.

I could fill an eight-page supplement with their letters.

Sometimes the questioning went on for several days, and always the words were transcribed to fill hundreds of pages of transcript.

I could fill pages and pages with lists of self-help groups that have grown out of this discovered energy.

Soon Evan had filled his notebook page with memories of diving under the water to get a closer look at the boat.

A droll comment from time to time enlivens the dry information that fills most of the pages of a typical register.

After filling several notebook pages with black scrawl, I stopped the recorder.

flick

He flicked through the pages of his appointments diary, which were as ever blank.

During debates on gravel extraction he could be seen flicking through its pages .

Dougal flicked through the pages , dipping into the typed sections; the handwritten portions could wait.

As I flicked through the pages one Friday evening an advertisement caught my eye.

He placed the sketch-pad on his knees, flicked open the first page and began to draw.

He drew out the phrase book and flicked through the pages .

Dudek flicked over the pages , found them to be a little better, but still somewhat hum-drum.

Pick up something to read and look at it carefully, not frantically flicking through the pages .

print

Here they wrote up their interviews and observations, edited them, created artwork and designed and printed their pages .

The command 8-will print from page 8 to the end of the text.

What the wine experts are drinking right now Print out these pages and pop them in your handbag.

Line formatting affects the placement of entire paragraphs on the screen and on the printed page .

The Windows driver provides a wide range of facilities, including laying down watermarks and printing multiple pages per sheet.

One was its bit-mapped display, allowing for the flexibility of type and graphics that one gets from the printed page .

Taking a deep breath we elected to go the whole hog and print 16 pages .

WordPerfect will print those pages of the document.

read

Another girl could read a whole page of a newspaper and immediately repeat it.

I thought that I would read your Web page for the yearlong Computers-101 course.

On reading through these pages you will be convinced that this is exactly the way in which the things could work well.

But is everyone reading from the same page ?

You can read his selection on page 14.

And leafing through the book, I read the page numbers out loud, too.

He had tried reading isolated pages - reading three pages, skipping three, and then reading four.

I was just going to do my duty, read a few pages and get back to the dancing.

see

For guidance on verbal behaviours see page 170.

But apple or apricot butters do not contain any real butter. See page 355 for a description of fruit butters.

Visitor Centre: daily 9-5. See Handbook page i88.

The mayor was in Sacramento and did not see the new pages .

For details, see the facing page .

Here they operate in very different surroundings to Blackpool's, as seen on this page: - Anti-clockwise: 1.

For details of child reductions see page 9.

show

I showed him the relevant page of my guide-book.

Every once in a while she would show me the page and ask where she should stop a sentence.

Directors Details of the directors of the company are shown on pages 8 and 9.

Full details of how to go about it are shown on page 7.

Details and prices of our pre-bookable excursions from Scheffau are shown on page 8-9.

All the details are shown on page 104.

No attempt is made to hyphenate, justify or show the final page layout.

Experience is likely to show that this optional page is rarely completed because the extra costs have to be passed on to clients.

turn

She leans over his shoulder to follow the music; her hand brushes his arm when she turns a page .

Lawton turned the page of his pocket edition of Blake.

Ezra turned the page and scanned the chapter titles down.

She is leaning forward and turning the pages of a magazine with the clumsy movements of a four-year-old child.

They turn quickly to the page she wants.

One was turning the pages of an old copy of Hotel &038; Caterer, the other was looking out of the window.

They have been ready for two seasons to turn the page and begin a new era without him.

write

But when Nik Cohn walks down Broadway he writes 363 pages about it.

In advance he had prepared a message and written a list of page numbers inside the front cover.

Booze and babes May I offer a piece of advice to Carrie Schlegel and other precocious kids writing to your letters page ?

They had all written pages and pages of vignettes about their lives.

And today's Government privatisation announcement writes another page into the history of Belfast International Airport.

Roiphe writes two pages before the book ends.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

(the) Yellow Pages

Brokers are listed in the Yellow Pages and also advertise in newspapers.

Forget about your fingers doing the walking through the Yellow Pages.

He needed blocks to finish some hat bodies and scoured the Yellow Pages for resources.

Look for names in the Yellow Pages or the Hollis Annual.

Sdme provide twenty-dollars-off coupons in the Yellow Pages.

To find the nearest branch look in their Yellow Pages, Gelbe Seiten.

We usually start by looking through the Yellow Pages and ringing up companies to ask if they will give donations and prizes.

You will find them listed in the Yellow Pages.

double-page spread/centre spread

make the papers/headlines/front page etc

And the story made the front pages.

Not surprisingly, the story made the front page of the New York Times and many other papers.

Print reporters know their stories stand a better chance of making the front page.

op-ed page/article

Unbooks do not even have the substance of a solid op-ed page article, which usually runs 1 / 100 as long.

the White Pages

the following afternoon/month/page/chapter etc

And she had returned the following afternoon, carrying Timmy on her hip and the rest of her possessions in a backpack.

Early the following month a radiant Lucy walked up the aisle on her father's arm.

Expansion and application of some of those ideas will be pursued in the following chapters.

I describe experiments making use of this criterion in the following chapter.

In the following chapters, I emphasize what can be done, not what will be done.

The receiving company went into liquidation the following month.

We examine these recurrent themes in the managers' first-year biographies in the following pages.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

How many pages are we supposed to read?

See pages 27-30 for club listings.

The last page of the book is missing.

What page is the picture on?

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

I shall return to this point at the end of the chapter on page 35.

In 1988 there is to be a new system of personal pensions, explained on page 76.

It is the most comprehensive of the road test series and is also one of the first to feature colour pages.

One day she wakes up, sees all that creepiness splashed across the front page .

Summarize your essential points on one page .

The readers' response: a big sigh and a rustle as they turn the page .

II. verb

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

(the) Yellow Pages

Brokers are listed in the Yellow Pages and also advertise in newspapers.

Forget about your fingers doing the walking through the Yellow Pages.

He needed blocks to finish some hat bodies and scoured the Yellow Pages for resources.

Look for names in the Yellow Pages or the Hollis Annual.

Sdme provide twenty-dollars-off coupons in the Yellow Pages.

To find the nearest branch look in their Yellow Pages, Gelbe Seiten.

We usually start by looking through the Yellow Pages and ringing up companies to ask if they will give donations and prizes.

You will find them listed in the Yellow Pages.

double-page spread/centre spread

op-ed page/article

Unbooks do not even have the substance of a solid op-ed page article, which usually runs 1 / 100 as long.

the White Pages

the following afternoon/month/page/chapter etc

And she had returned the following afternoon, carrying Timmy on her hip and the rest of her possessions in a backpack.

Early the following month a radiant Lucy walked up the aisle on her father's arm.

Expansion and application of some of those ideas will be pursued in the following chapters.

I describe experiments making use of this criterion in the following chapter.

In the following chapters, I emphasize what can be done, not what will be done.

The receiving company went into liquidation the following month.

We examine these recurrent themes in the managers' first-year biographies in the following pages.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Don't page me after 10 o'clock.

I couldn't find Jenny at the airport, so I had her paged.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Its paging business was booming, and annual operating profits broke the $ 1 billion mark.

The same thing happens when I page people and have to punch in the number to dial back.

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