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雅思口语之英语习语(4)

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小编摘要:利用地道的单词写作文,不仅可以增大词汇量也不会因为思考浪费太多市时间。。

1.       To die in harness (vi.  在工作岗位上死去)
He died in harness, working to the last.
2.       To do without (摒弃)
Can we do without water? It is next to impossible.
3.       Day in, day out (持续地)
He is working hard day in, day out to win the gold medal.
4.       Down and out (既没工作也没钱)
We should help the down and out; it is our moral obligation.
5.       To draw a blank (不成功)
He drew a blank in life; it was due to his rashness.
6.       A dead-end job (一份没有前途的工作)
Teaching profession is a dead-end job.
7.       Dutch courage (酒后之勇)
Dutch courage is always short-lived.
8.       Down at the heel (又穷又不幸)
Although he is down at the heel, yet he does not like to ask for any sort of help.
9.       A dead shot ( 神枪手)
Don’t under-estimate him; he is a dead shot.
10.   Out of one’s depth (非 ... 所能理解,  为 ... 所不及).
The student was out of his depth in discussion on the Middle Ages.
11.   On the horns of a dilemma (在一个艰难的处境)
He was on the horns of a dilemma and could not decide what to do.
12.   In the doldrums/in the dumps (彻底地抑郁)
He is in the doldrums now-a-days.
13.   To draw a long bow (夸张)
He is in the habit of drawing a long bow; his stories must be taken with a grain of salt.
14.   Eye-wash (胡说,吹牛)
His offer of help is a mere eye-wash.
15.   To end in smoke (烟消云散;完全落空)
All his plans ended in smoke.
16.   To eat a humble pie (低调谦卑)
 In spite of all his brag, he had to eat a humble pie.
17.   Ever inch (完全的)
He is every inch a soldier.
18.   At a low ebb (i:处于低潮;衰败).
His popularity is at a low ebb.
19.   To see ye to eye with (统一,想法相同)
I cannot see eye to eye with you in this matter.
20.   To be ill at ease (内心局促不安)
The boy did not do his home-work and was ill at ease in the class room.
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