常见为“当……时候”在完型中有类似于“突然”的含义，例如I happened to be walking outside when it began to rain.
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whenconj. 当...的时候ad. 何时, 什么时候pron. 什么时侯n. 时间adv.[疑问副词]什么时候, 何时[关系副词]当...时When will he come? 他什么时候来?It was a time when motorcars were rare. 那是汽车很罕见的时代。I still remember the night when Nanjing was liberated. 我还记得南京解放那天晚上的情景。收起更多词典展开更多词典 现代英汉词典when adv.什么时候When can you come? 你什么时候能来？当…的时候at the time when we met 在我们见面的时候I lived in this village when I was a boy. 当我还是个孩子的时候我住在这个村庄里。词性变化conj.…的时候Edison was not a good student when he was a young boy. 爱迪生小时候不是一个成绩好的学生。When the plane arrived, some of the detectives were waiting inside the main building while others were waiting on the airfield. 当飞机抵达时,一部分侦探等在主楼里面,而另一部分则等在停机坪上。When I came home my wife was cooking dinner. 我回家时，妻子在做晚饭。如果；要是；既然I can't tell you when you won't listen. 既然你不想听，我就不告诉你了。其实He stopped trying, when he might have succeeded next time. 他不再试了，其实他可能下一次就成功。词性变化pron.什么时候When else shall we meet again, if August 1st is not convenient for you? 要是八月一日对你不方便,那么另外什么时候再碰头呢?He then asked when Mr Gilbert would be allowed to go home. 然后他又问,什么时候可以允许吉尔伯特先生回家。Since when have he had a car? 他从什么时候起开始有了一辆汽车？那时She wrote a month ago， since when we've heard nothing. 一个月前她来过信，从那时起我们就没听到过她的消息。The Ambassador's wife went on asking questions, when she suddenly noticed a big hole in her husband's hat. 大使的妻子继续问了好多问题,突然她发现丈夫帽子上有个洞。习惯用语hardly when 刚…就Hardly had I opened the door when he told me. 我刚开开门，他就告诉了我。(= scarcely when)[w??n] advat what time? over what period?.(used in indirect questions)at a time at which; at the time at which; just as; afterI found it easily when I started to look seriously althoughhe drives when he might walk considering the fact thathow did you pass the exam when you'd not worked for it? at which (time); over which (period)an age when men were men na question as to the time of some occurrence习惯用语say when to state when an action is to be stopped or begun, as when someone is pouring a drink柯林斯词典说明收起更多词典展开更多词典 WordNetwhenAdverb1. as soon as; "once we are home, we can rest"(synonym) onceWe agree to comply with the copyright notice and statements mentioned in WordNet license.
conj. 考虑到；既然；当…时adv. 什么时候，何时pron. 那时；什么时侯n. 时间