本文摘要:1.a while back 不久以前2.all along 一直I knew it all along.3. anything but 绝对不I was anything but happy about going.4. account... ...
1.a while back 不久以前
2.all along 一直
I knew it all along.
3. anything but 绝对不
I was anything but happy about going.
4. account for 解释
How do you account for it?
5. after all 到底
6. allergic to 对……过敏
Oh man! Something in this room is making my eyes itch, I must be allergic to something.
7. at sb's service 愿为某人服务
I am at your service at any time.
8. around the clock 24小时不停
Martha studied around the clock for management exam.
9. as far as I know 就我所知
10.at home with 对…..很熟悉
She is at home with problems like this.
11. back out 退出
A: Wasn't Bert supposed to sing tonight?
B: Yes. but he backed out at last minute
12. be cut out for 天生适合
I'm not cut out to be a hero.
13. be addicted to 对……上瘾
She has been addicted to drugs for years.
14. be attached to 对……有感情
A: I'm amazed that you are still driving that old car of yours. I thought you would have gotten rid of it years ago.
B: It runs well and I've actually been quite attached to it.
15. back up 支持
I'll back it up.
16. be bound for 到……地方
The bus is bound for New England.
17. be (feel) myself 找到自我
I'm feeling myself again.
18. be burned up 生气
She was really burned up at the news.
19. be in the dark 蒙在鼓里
A: Do you have any idea what his notice is about?
B: I'm as in the dark as you are.
20. be stuck 卡住了
I can't get this window open. It's stuck.
21. bite off more than one can chew. 贪多嚼不烂
A: I hear you're taking an advanced physics course this semester.
B: I think I've bitten off more than I can chew.
22. break new ground 有了新的突破
His architectural design broke new ground in the field.
23. benefit concert 慈善音乐会
We need to let everyone know about the benefit concert, but we don't have much money for advertising.
24. busy signal 占线
I've been calling David for the past half hour, but I keep getting a busy signal.
25.between you and me 你我之间，保密
26.cash the check 兑现支票
Have your sister cashed her paycheck?
27.clear off 收拾，整理
It's about time we clear off the desk.
28.come down (雨，雪)下起来
The heavy rain is coming down. now.
29. come in first in the race 比赛第一名
Not only did Jill come in first in the race but she also had her best running time of the season.
30.come what may 不管怎样
We'll pick you up tomorrow at eight. come what may.
31. cut it out 闭嘴
I told you to cut it out.
32.be cut out for 生来时做……的
Dr. Hamilton doesn't feel Larry is cut out for the medical profession.
33.department chair 系主任
I didn't write that memo to the department chair.
45.dirt cheap 非常便宜
A: You've already furnished your apartment?
B: I've found some used furniture that was dirt cheap.
34. do with 用…..凑合; do without 没有……也行
You can do with your girlfriend.
You can do without your girlfriend
35. dog tired 特别累，同义：run down; worn out; out of steam
I'm dog tired these days. I'm working on seven articles.
36. down jacket 羽绒服
37. fall back on 依赖
38. fill a prescription 按处方抓药
Would you please fill this prescription for me?
39. fill in for 代替
Dave. can you fill in for me tonight at the restaurant? I'd like to go out of town.
40..from top to bottom 从上到下
A: Maybe you lost your wallet in this room.
B: I've searched it from top to bottom.
41. get of on the wrong foot 开始事情就做错了
I got off on the wrong foot. and I don't have any idea which way to turn now.
42.get a lot out of something 从……学到很多
The training program was difficult,but she got a lot out of it.
43. get at 想说
Do you understand what I'm getting at?
44. get away with 对…..摆脱惩罚
A: Did you know that Bob is leaving for home tonight? He isn't planning to take his final exams.
B: He can't get away with that
45.go in one ear and out the other 一耳朵进，一耳朵出
Well. you know Mike. everything's in one ear and out the other.
46.go jogging 去跑步
Are you ready to go jogging?
47..hand down 易如反掌
Lee won the chess match hands down.
48.have a way with 擅长
Bonnie really has a way with words.
49.have had it with 处于
I've had it with being sick in bed. I've read most of these magazines twice.
50. in case 万一
Let's take our suits along in case the sun comes out.