# 英语：Approve和approve of的区别

1, Approve指“批准”

• I cannot approve the reimbursement because you haven’t given me the receipts for your expenditure.
• I cannot approve your application to study law because you do not have the relevant qualifications.

2, Approve of指“同意，满意”，并没有“批准”的意思

• I don’t approve of smoking in restaurants because it is so upsetting usually for non-smokers.’
• Why don’t you approve of my friends? They are all good upright people.’