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雅思口语之英语习语(7)

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小编摘要:熟练地运用地道习语可以为雅思口语考试加分。下面来让我们看一看这一部分的习语吧。

1.       To go to rack and ruin (完全被摧毁)
The Crops went to rack and ruin for want of rain.
2.       To get into a mess (陷入困境)
He got into a mess because of his carelessness.
3.       Get rid of (舍弃无用之物)
We are going to get rid of our old car.
4.       Gift of the gab 说话流利令人信服的能力)
There is no doubt that our principal has the gift of the gab.
5.       Get off scott-free (免于惩罚)
The thief got off scott-free.
6.       To hang in the balance (怀疑的,处于不确定中)
The question of his marriage stills hangs in the balance.
7.       Hit below the belt (v.  用不正当手段获取利益)
A fair person never likes to hit below the belt.
8.       Hold one’s card close to the chest (秘密地)
He always holds his cards close to the chest; I know nothing about his plans.         
9.       To have cold feet (感到害怕)
When he saw the snake, he had cold feet.
10.   A house of cards (暂时的,不经久的事物)
Life if nothing but a house of cards.
11.   Hand in glove (紧密联系)
Now-a-days, they are hand in glove with one another.
12.   Hard and fast (清楚,确定)
There are hard and fast rules for every game.
13.   Head over ears (深陷)
He is head over ears in debt.
14.   High time (恰当的时候)
It is high time to weed out corruption.
15.   Hole and corner (不诚实,欺诈)
I do not like his hole and corner policy.
16.   To have a narrow escape (勉强逃脱)
He was lucky enough to have a narrow escape in the accident.
17.   To have an axe to grind (动机不纯)
Hamid has advised me not to apply for his post. I suspect he has his own axe to grind.
18.   To hold water (有效令人信服)
This argument does not hold water.
19.   To hire and fire (雇佣和解雇)
He is all in all this office; he can hire and fire any body.
20.   To get into hot water (遭遇麻烦)
Be careful, otherwise you will get into hot water.
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  • 17. To have an axe to grind (动机不纯)

    2011-11-29 21:32 回复 支持(0) 反对(0) 沙发
  • 4. Gift of the gab 说话流利令人信服的能力)
    There is no doubt that our principal has the gift of the gab.

    2011-11-29 21:33 回复 支持(0) 反对(0) 板凳
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