实用英语词组总结

作者:周星 发布:2017-10-07
  1. give it a shot: 这是一个非常常用的口语,意思是“试试吧”, eg. let's give it a shot

  2. bear in mind: 表达时可以用bear sth in mind(记住某事),或者bear in mind that balabala

  3. shot to fame: 一举成名、一炮走红

  4. online celeberity: 我们常用celeberity来表示明星一类的人物,那么网红就是online celeberity

  5. By contrast: 相比之下

  6. more power to you: 再接再厉

  7. take a rain check: 这个短语非常常见,用来表达“改天吧,下次吧”

  8. by all means: 表示“一定、务必、尽一切办法”

  9. by any means: 无论如何

  10. a matter of concern: 焦点,密切关注的事,后面常用介词 on, eg. World peace is a matter of concern to all peoples.

  11. under staffed: 人手不足

  12. destined for: 驶往,去往;destined for something: 命中注定会 eg. They are destined for success: 他们注定会成功;They are destined for hell:他们注定下地狱;it is destined for history: 它注定载入史册

  13. subjected to: 经受,通常用这个词组表示不好的经历。eg. He was subjected to severe criticism: 他受过严厉的批评。University students are subjected to more and more pressure on finding jobs: 大学生正受到越来越严峻的就业压力。

  14. sth went viral: 当我们想表示最近“XXX事件火了”的时候就可以用这个词组,eg. Photos combining the two presidential candidates holding microphones with pop music lyrics went viral on the Internet. 两位总统候选人拿着麦克风配有流行歌曲歌词的图片在网上火了。

  15. fed up: 感到厌烦的;忍无可忍. eg. I am a bit fed up with catching same train every morning: 我对每天都赶同一班火车感到有点厌烦了。

  16. rush hour: 交通高峰期

  17. as of: 到...为止

  18. chill out: 冷静,放松一下

  19. pace of life: 生活节奏

  20. muddle through: 终于应付过去;混过去。muddle through a task: 胡乱做完一件事

  21. top notch: 大腕;拔尖的,出众的

  22. sheer luck:纯粹运气

  23. help out:帮助,摆脱困难,help sb out

  24. pull over:路边停车

  25. get away with: 侥幸成功

  26. break the unspoken convention: 打破不言而喻的惯例

  27. in comparison: 相比之下

  28. prestigious university: 名牌大学

  29. as though: 仿佛,好像. It sounds as though you enjoyed Peru: 你好像喜欢秘鲁

  30. take sth for granted: 认为…理所当然

  31. miss out on sth: 失去...机会

  32. so as not to: 以便不(未到...的程度)

  33. play hard to get: 欲擒故纵

  34. when it comes to: 当提到

  35. out of the blue: 意外地

  36. in imitation of: 模仿. eg. They discussed important issues in imitation of their elders: 他们模仿长辈的口气讨论重要问题。

  37. in the spotlight: 在聚光灯下,处于公众注意的中心;出风头

  38. at one point: 一度;在某处;在某一时刻

  39. break out: 爆发;突发. Suddenly I broke out and said something like balabala

  40. all walks of life: 各行各业,各界人士

  41. under way: 在进行中,有同样意思的词组还有 in progress

  42. come to think of: 想起 eg.when I come to think of Cindy, she's a really nice girl: 当我想起Cindy的时候,她真的是个好女孩

  43. how come: 为什么,怎么会。这里要讲一下它和why的区别,how come这种用法从语法上来说是不正确的,或者说不正式的,所以它的语气较why要轻一些,why需要你给出一个理由或者原因,它更像是从你的老板口中出来。而how come更像是你同事的一个随意的提问。

  44. lable sb as: 给某人贴上...标签

  45. liable to: 容易 eg. we are liable to make mistakes: 我们都易犯错误

  46. to say the least: 退一步说

  47. be champing to: 恨不得马上

  48. shot in the arm: 兴奋剂,刺激物 The encouraging letter was like a shot in the arm: 这封鼓舞人心的信,宛如一服兴奋剂。

  49. stand by: 支持;袖手旁观;准备;站在旁边。stand by something: 信守

  50. in spades: 坦率地;肯定;非常 He's a hypocrite, in spades: 他无疑地是个伪君子。

  51. on one's behalf: 为…的利益;代表

  52. be honest with sb: 坦诚;对…诚实

  53. get down to doing: 开始认真考虑;着手处理

  54. take up: 拿起;开始从事;占据(时间,地方)

  55. decisive factor: 决定性因素

  56. take precautions: 采取预防措施

  57. boot out: 解雇;撵走;逐出

  58. smooth sailing: 一帆风顺

  59. on the lookout for: 寻找;注意;警戒

  60. fit into: (使)适合,适应;符合; (使)合乎…的时间[空间],与…融为一体;纳入

  61. carry out: 执行,实行;贯彻;实现;完成

  62. see through: 识破,看穿,<非正>帮助渡过难关

  63. divide up: 瓜分;分割;分配

  64. be attentive to: 注意;照应

  65. assume responsibility: 承担责任

  66. be entitled to: 有权;有...的资格

  67. rule out: 排除;取消;划去;反对;阻止

  68. have an arrangement with: 和某人有个约定

  69. Have an edge on: 胜过,优于

  70. to name a few: 仅举几个例子

  71. the best is yet to come: 明天会更好

  72. chase away: 赶走,驱逐

  73. refresh one's memory: 使某人回想起

  74. phase out: 使逐步淘汰;逐渐停止

  75. all in all: 总而言之

  76. on the weaker side: 不好的一面是

  77. on the down side: 缺点是

  78. get a say: 得到发言权

  79. let alone: 更不必说

  80. broke the news to: 把坏消息告诉某人

  81. other than that: 除此之外

  82. jump the gun: 偷跑;行动过早;未听发令枪就起跑

  83. notice that/take note of: 注意。一般放在句子的前面,表示强调

  84. with that in mind: 考虑到这一点

  85. be populated with: 用...填充

  86. tailor made for: 量身定做

  87. all set: 准备就绪,都安排好了

  88. at the expense of: 以...为代价

  89. elaborate on: 详细说明

  90. bear resemblance to: 与...极为相似

  91. in default of: 由于缺乏...因为没有...,去掉 of 即 in default,表示“债务违约,拖欠”,后面常接on,表示“在...方面” eg. he is in default on his child support payments: 他拖欠子女抚养费

  92. by default: 有两种含义,一是“(比赛)因对手缺席而获胜”;另外一个是“由于没有采取行动(而使某事发生)” eg.The opponent didn't show up, so he won the competition by default: 对手没有到场,所以他不战而胜。

  93. tangle with someone: 与某人争吵/打架,关于吵架的表达还有很多。 eg. argue(因为意见分歧而)争论,争吵;row: (尤指情侣/家人之间的)争吵;quarrel(长时间)的争吵(比argue和row更激烈);wrangle(长时间地)争吵,争论;squabble(为琐事)争吵;口角;bicker(尤指为琐事)争吵,发生口角;battle(为赢得胜利而)争论,斗争,较量;brawl(尤指在公共场所的)争吵,打斗,闹事;tiff(名词)(情侣之间的)口角,争吵;feud(名词)(尤指两个家族之间的)长期争斗,世仇;strife(名词)(两个或两个以上的人或团体之间的)冲突,纠纷,争斗(正式用语)

  94. down the ages: 从古至今

  95. in place: 适当,适当的;在适当的地方,在恰当的位置

  96. in full swing:adv. 活跃;蓬勃高涨

  97. squander its lead: 失去领导地位

  98. of the bunch, 通常指在一群...中,通常要有上下文,eg. he's the oldest of the bunch: 他是那群人中最老的,这里的这群人一定是上文提到过的

  99. of one's own accord: 自愿地,主动地

  100. top the bill: 领衔主演,居首位

  101. something to that effect: 有点类似于 something like that

  102. spring into action: 突然活跃起来

  103. choke down: 强咽下去;抑制

  104. as of note: 同时值得注意的

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评论(2)

周星

周星第1楼

会不定时更新

2016-10-14 05:05:48

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genkin第2楼

good job

2016-10-17 02:58:42