作者：dawnmorndew 提交日期：2008-7-27 18:02:00 | 分类:未分类 | 访问量：1630
Stay put until I get back
he won't stay put long enough for me to take his photo.
coast through 轻轻地达到（目标）
The Ugandan relay team are coasting through victory
Cloucester seemed to be coasting through an easy point
He’s never held down a job for longer than a few weeks
Clarde holds down two jobs to support his family
Ron lent me the money on one condition that I paid it back within three weeks
Two employees agreed to speak to us on condition that they not be named
Nancy had sat up with him all night and was with him when he passed away
My wife had just passed away, and I didn’t want to be around people
Take over 接手 接管
His only reason for investing in the company was to take it over
Ruth moved into our apartment and promptly took over
Anything but 一点也不+形容词
Maria is anything but stupid
The sales clerk was anything but helpful
Fall short at/of达不到 不符合
American gymnasts fall short at world finals
Shares in the company dropped 26p yesterday, as profits fell short of city expectations
Take advantage of 利用
I took advantage of the good weather to paint the shed
Don’t lend them the car-they’re taking advantage of you!
Everyone was thrown into confusion by this news
The transport industry has been thrown into chaos by the strike
Pick out 挑选
She picked out a navy blue dress
His story was picked out as the best by the judges
At last, we were able to afford a house
We reached the summit at last
Call on /upon somebody/something拜访号召
Why don’t you call on my sister when you’re in brighton
Let’s call on james on the way home
Frequently he was called upon to resolve the conflicts
The UN has called on both sides to observe the ceasefire
Take delight in(doing) something喜爱，以。。。为乐
Chris takes great delight in teasing(作弄) his sister
According to 根据
According to Dr. Santos, the cause of death was drowning(溺死)
The road was some of forty miles long according to my map
At last he saw the reason and agreed to give my money back
Provide something for somebody
Provide somebody with something
Be regarded as 被看做
Edith was widely regarded as eccentric(行为古怪的人)
His work is regarded as very good by art experts
The opportunity to get into computing came about quite by accident
In addition to 除。。。之外，加外
In addition to his movie work , redford is known as a champion of environmental
At one time曾经，一度
It used to be quite easy at one time to find maid but now it’s almost impossible
At one time she wanted to be a nurse, but the thought of working at night put her off
Be sensitive to 敏感
Because of her career she was very sensitive to criticism
Result in 导致，造成
Such behavior may result in the manager being asked to leave
Regardless of ==in spite of 不管，不顾
The law requires equal treatment for all, regardless of race, religion or sex
Father impressed on me the value of hard work
The teacher tried to impress his students on the importance of consistent efforts
Persist in 坚持 固执于
He persisted in his refusal to admit responsibility
Why does alice persist in believing she doesn’t need any help
In despair 绝望地
She killed herself in despair
Fix upon注视 仔细地看
All eyes were fixed on the speaker, and nobody noticed me slip into the hall
For the time being, all eyes are on the White House.
Set free 释放
They have called on the government to set all political prisoners free
Give birth to 产生
The film gave birth to a TV show of the same name
His speech gave birth to a bitter argument
Put together 装配，使成整体，整理（思路，意见）等到
We are currently putting together a sales and marketing team
I can’t work out how to put this table together
At the close of 在某时间段或活动结束时刻。
At the close of trade, the Dow Jones index was 1.92 points down.
The score was 95 to 89 at the of the game between Chicago Bulls and Houston Rockets.
Long for 渴望
She longed for the chance to speak to him in private
He longed for everyone to leave, so that he could think in peace about what had happened that day
Sweep through 扫荡，席卷
The crowd swept through the gates of the stadium
A strong wind wept through the valley and made a frightening noise
For some reason 因为某种原因
For some reason or other, he couldn’t come that day.
For some reason he left without saying goodbye for the first time
It is getting late. It’s time we went It’s time 后面一定要用虚拟语气
Be doomed to 注定（后接名词或不定式）
Once again his efforts were domed to failure
It seemed that even this approach was doomed to failure.
Get into 卷入 陷入
How did you first get into script writing
She was starting to get into trouble at school
My parents were always terrified of getting into debt.
The door was locked and we couldn’t get into the house进入
Do you think you might get into the Olympic team this year加入
I first got into jazz when I was at college 爱上
I don’t know how she managed to get into those trousers 穿上
Pass on(to) 传递
Rumors come and go and we pass them on to the authorities
She said she’d pass the message on to the other students
Provide something for somebody
Provide somebody with something
Sign up (for)报名参加
Sign up to do something 签字参与某事
She had signed up to act in a film two weeks earlier
Sign somebody up /in 签约某人
Several well-known researchers have been signed up/in for the project.
Sign on (as/with) 签约受雇，签约就聘
He signed on as a soldier in the US army.
I’ll probably have to sign on with a nursing agency
Be involved in 涉及
More than 30 software firms were involved in the project
I don’t want to get involved in the argument about who is to blame
Drawn in 引诱
We should use the demonstration as an opportunity to draw more supporters in
He found himself being drawn in by the man’s warmth.
Show up 出席，出现，到场
Seth showed up, apologizing for being late
We had 200 people show up for demonstration
Show off 炫耀，渲染（某物的优点）
I think he was trying to show off in front of the girls
The white dress showed off her dark skin beautifully.
Care about 对（关心，介意，在乎）
Just listening to somebody shows you care about them
She felt that nobody cared about her
Let go of 释放，放开，放手。
In that 既然，因为
I’ve been lucky in that I have never had to worry about money
The new system is similar to the old one in that there is still a strong central government
One after the other
Log out 断开，下线，脱机
Go back to connection information and check that users are logging out
It was getting late,so he logged out and went to bed
Can I just take some details down?
The policeman took down all particulars of the accident
Tailor-made 特制的 定制的
This tailor-made dress suits her very well
The job’s tailor-made for you
Turn in 上交
Have you all turned in your homework assignments
The teachers have to turn in the reports at the end of the school year
Set aside 放在一边，留出，拔出
Try to set aside some time each day for exercise
The room had been set aside for visitors
Take…by surprise 让。。。大吃一惊
The question took her by surprise
We shall not give them any notice, we must take them by surprise
Go through 快速浏览
We’ll go through the details later on.
Do you want me to go through this and check your spellings
Be desperate to do sth 极想做某事
Be desperate for sth 极想得到。。。
He was desperate to get a job.
The team is desperate for a win
A desperate action is something that you only do because you are in a very bad situation 绝望的
Grow up 长大，成熟
What do you want to be when you grow up/are grown up?
I wish you’d grow up!
Expect to do sth 期待做某事
Expect sb. to do sth. 期待/指望某人做某事
We are expecting to dig out some important facts
I expect you are right
You can’t expect a prince to bend the knee to an ordinary man
She was exhausted and longing for them to go
Domestic and foreign news 国内外新闻
Settle down 定居，过安定的生活
They’d like to see their daughter settle down, get married ,and have kids
I hate all this travel, I want to get married and settle down
Settle for 满足于
Settle in 迁入
Settle into shape有头绪
Settle on 决定
make an effort to do sth. 尽力做某事 努力做某事
jennie made a great effort to recover herself
intend to do sth打算做某事
give up 停止，放弃
I gave up trying to persuade him to continue with his studies
She has still not given up the search
Lose out 失利 输掉
The deal will ensure that shareholders do not lose out financially
Be lost in全神GUAN注，觉湎于
Lose oneself in迷路于，消失于
Lose by 因。。。遭受损失
A feeling or attitude感情，情绪
A man of sentiment感情用事的人，感情脆弱的人
Be crazy about 热衷于。。。
She’s crazy about dancing.
He’s crazy about football
The company top meeting didn’t break up until midnight
He lost his job and his marriage broke up
Keep up 使继续下去，保持
Keep away 离开，避开
Keep clear of 避开，躲开
Keep from 避开，禁止，隐瞒，克制
Keep in with sb.与某人友好相处，不断讨好
Keep on 继续下去，坚持下去
Keep to 坚持，坚守，
Require sb., to do sth 要求某人做某事
Mistake …for 把。。。错认为
Take …as 把。。。。当做。认为
I’ll take that remark as compliment
Make up 和解，重归于好
Have you made up with patty yet?
Oh come on! Why don’t you just kiss and make up?
As a rule通常
But 100 yards is the standard length of a long-net and as a rule this length is enough.
But as a rule it can happen at any age and time
Harry was a foul-mouthed old man.
If kids are foul-mouthed and rude, it’s probably because they hear that kind of language at home
Pull out 拔出 火车离站
Pull in 火车进站，到站，停站
Pull up 停下
Pull over 把（车）靠在路边，（车辆）停在路边
In charge of 负全责，经管
He asked to speak to the person in charge
Stern put travis in charge of the research team
Hear of 听说
I’ve heard of a job which would be just right for you.
This was the first I’d heard of any trouble in the area.
Fish out 掏出
His servants loved him dearly and fished him out immediately
Equally important is how a baby communicates back to care givers and the world at large.
Stand for 代表
The T in john f kennedy stood for Fitzgerald
What does the F in john F kennedy stand for.
Stand out 突出
Stand up 耐久，耐用
Stand up for 维护，拥护，支持。
Qualify for 便能担任，使适合于
Nothing less than不亚于，完全。
Fall back on/ upon sb./ sth. =rely on, resort to 求助于
She has no relatives to fall back on.
I had to fall back on my savings when I was unemployed.
Fall back 退回，退潮
Fall down 失败
Fall for 爱上，被欺
Fall through 失败
Put your head down静心钻研
Figure out 弄明白
I just can’t figure them out.
They’re trying to figure out what’s going on, what they’re going to grow into
Take up something 对。。。产生兴趣，并花时间做，喜欢
Tom took painting up for a while, but soon lost interest.
Have vision of 想象到
I had visions of the kids getting lost and getting abducted by some weirdo
I think of it with loathing and dread, have visions of designing the no-need- to-clear mask and then return to reality
In doubt 怀疑
After yet another injury, his football career is in doubt.
Prospects for progress in the peace talks are very much in doubt.
In order 整齐，适宜
I think a brief summary of the situation may be in order
Your work visa seems to be in order.
Take time to 从容进行
How do you take time to study?
The sense of urgency over the issue took time to spread
Go about sth着手做
I want to learn german but I don’t know the best way to go about it
Go for 用作，对。。。有特别喜欢
The couch also goes for a bed
She doesn’t go for men of this type
Come up with 提出
Is that the best excuse you can come up with
We’ve been asked to come up with some new ideas
Every angle of 各种不同角度
used to do 表示过去常常做某事，而现在往往不做了
i used to get up early in the morning when i was still a hight school student.
be used to doing 表示习惯于做某事
i am used to eating rice now.
be used to do表示...被用来做某事
Pig Stem Cells to Be Used to Grow Human Organs?
remember doing 记得做过某事
remember to do记得要去做某事
as作介词，意思时“作为”，“以……身份”。例如：He came to China as a tourist five years ago.
The girl sings as she goes to school.一边。。。一边
As / Since you're not feeling well, you may stay at home. 既然，由于
As he wasn't ready , we went without him.
3. As =in the way that作"像"、"按照……的方式"解,引导方式状语从句。如:
Do as I told you.
Remember, you must do everything as I do.
He is very careful, as we all know. 正如,这一点.如:
As is well-known, Taiwan belongs to China.
1.表示好像。如:He dressed as a policeman.
2. 表示作为当作。如：I found a job as a guide.
As a Party member, I'll take the lead in everything. (状语)
She works as a model. (状语)
She has me as one of her best friends.(引起宾语补足语)
（四）、作副词的用法 1 表示与------等同。如：This dress is twice as expensive as that one. 2 像，如等。如：As before, he remained unmoved.
other后既可接可数名词复数形式又可接不可数名词，如：可数，other pencils 其它的铅笔，other students 其他的学生。不可数other tea
the other 定指其它的……，其后可接可数名词和单数，如： the other book 另外的一本书，
例：The next train leaves at 3 o'clock this afternoon. （下一趟火车今天下午3点开车。）
How often does this shuttle bus run? （这班车多久一趟？）
例：When you have finished the report, I will have waited for about 3 hours.（等你完成这份报告的时候，我就已经等了将近3个小时了。）
例：He worked in that hospital for 8 years.（他曾经在那家医院工作了8年。这只是讲述一个过去的事实，他现在已经不在那家医院了。）
He has worked in that hospital for 8 years.（他已经在那家医院里工作了8年。表示他从过去开始工作，一直工作到现在，现在仍在那家医院工作。）
句型"It is/ has been……since"所使用的两种时态都正确。
例：It is/ has been 10 years since I last saw him.（从我上次见到他以来已经10年了。）
E) 在"no sooner than"、"hardly/ scarcely ……when"、"before"、"prior to"等句型中，主句要求完成时。
例：I haven't met that professor prior to today.（以前我从未见过那位教授。）
现在完成进行时(have been doing)
例：We have been working on this project for over a month now.（到目前为止，我们一直在处理那个项目，已经花了一个多月时间了。）
It seems oil _ has been leaking_ from this pipe for some time. We'll have to take the machine apart to put it right.
I decided to go to the library as soon as I finished what I was doing
Finished和decided一致， what I was doing手头正在做的事
used to do的否定形式和疑问形式很特别：你怎么写都正确。以否定形式为例：used not to do, didn't used to do, didn't use to do都对。
8. 过去进行时(was/ were doing)
例：Mary was listening to light music 10 minutes ago.（10分钟前，玛丽正在听轻音乐。）
有些动词，如：arrive, be close, come, do, done, go, have, leave, open, play, return, sleep, start, stay等，用于一般进行时，并且通常与一个表示将来时间的时间状语连用，可以表示将来时。
例：My mother is coming to visit me next week and is staying here until May.（我妈妈下周将来看我，并会呆到5月。）
on the point of doing 是固定词组，意思是"正要、打算"。
It is reported that by the end of this month the output of cement in the factory ______ by about 10%.
A) will have risen B) has risen C) will be rising D) has been rising
根据by the end of this month可知，答案为A) will have risen。全句意思是"据报道，到本月底该厂的水泥产量可提高到大约10%"。