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雅思口语之英语习语(3)

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小编摘要:雅思口语考试并不是用词越难就越高分,关键还是要看是否地道。下面来让我们看一看C字篇的英语习语。

1.       Come of age (成年,  满法定年龄)
She will come of age next year.
2.       Crow over ((由敌人或对手的失败)得意洋洋)
He crowed over his unsuccessful rival.
3.       Cut a sorry figure (留下不好的印象)
He cut a sorry figure in the debate.
4.       To come to grief (失败,遭遇不幸)
If you do not act upon my advice, you will soon come to grief.
5.       Come to light (泄露)
This state secret will never come to light.
6.       To be caught red-handed (被抓现行)
The murderer was caught red-handed by the people.
7.       To carry one’s point (达到目的)
Gifted with eloquence as he was, he often carried his point.
8.       Casting vote (决定性一票)
When votes of the two parties are even, the casting vote is with the Chairman.
9.       Cock of the walk (有威望的领导人)
He is cock of the walk in this circle.
10.   Make capital out of (利用(趁机取利))
A selfish man always tries to make capital out of the misfortunes of others.
11.   A house of cards (纸牌做的房子,  不牢靠的计划)
This scheme of yours will collapse like a house of cards.
12.   To cut to the quick (触及痛处)
His sarcastic remark cut me to quick.
13.   Crocodile tears (假装悲伤)
The step-mother shed crocodile tears at the death of the child.
14.   The carrot and the stick (威逼加利诱的)
He benefits from the carrot-and-stick approach.
15.   As the crow flies (笔直地)
We went to the lake, straight as the crow flies, through the fields.
16.   Under a cloud (失宠,  失意)
He is under a cloud at present.      
17.   In cold blood (残忍地)
He was murdered in cold blood.
18.   Drive into a corner (把某人逼到墙角)
During the discussion, I drove him into a corner.
19.   Do away with (废除)
We must do away with worn-out, useless customs.
20.   Die in the last ditch (战斗到底)
      They were determined to die in the last ditch.

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