3.Do you have any idea what this notice is about?
I’m as in the dark as you are.
4.Don’t be too hard on him,he was only trying to help.
5.You really should get more exercise,Hellen.
Well,look who’s talking.
6.Some of the younger students seemed quite aggressive(有闯劲) in the
Yes,they really took over when it came to the issue of voting rights.
1.Lee won the chess match hands down.(易如反掌)
2.When you interrupted me,you made me lose my train of thought.(思路)
3.anything but/nothing but
4.I didn’t write that memo to the department chair to amuse myself.
5.slip one’s mind
6.I think I’ll put on that music now.
7. I heard John was turned down for the graduate fellowship.(研究生奖学金)
8.Mike promised he ’d help on this rush job.But he never showed up.
Some friend he is.(否定)
1.How come Micheal’s always groaning about something?
2.To think I was once interested in becoming a veterinarian.(注意语气,怎么会
1.How did you make out on your last exam?
2.It’s not altogether certain that we will be able to attend the wedding.
3.A landscape crew is coming today to chop it down.
4.I’ll keep an eye on it.
5.I finally thought of a way to start my report.
Put it on paper before you forget.
6.It’s so dry in this building,my lips are cracked.
7.When does your new sofa arrive? Any day now.
8.The seam in my coat sleeve is starting to come undone.
1.My roommate and I decided that this year we’d stay put.(remain in the
2.The computers in the student center are always tied up.
3.Ted,would you be interested in serving on the membership committee this
Uhm,Can I get back to you on that?
4.I am low on laundry detergent.(be short of)
5.Everyone is raving about the new film at the center theater.
Yeah.I hear it’s quite something.
6.What a gorgeous jacket.It must have cost a fortune.
Not at all.It’s a hand-me-down.
1.I’m calling to see if the summer position you advertised in the paper is
2.Did you hear that Micheal turned down that job?
Yeah.The hours were convenient,but she wouldn’t have been able to make en
4.We’ve been working on this proposal for so long that my eyes are
5.Everybody needs to take a break every once in a while.
6.I thought Pam said the math test wasn’t until Monday.
Ellen,you should know better than to take Pam’s words for anything.
7.The clubs are about three hundred dollars in the red(赤字).
8.off to the golf course
1.I am being tested on it tomorrow.
3.Those packages took forever to arrive.
4.a great antique show at the grand auditorium.
5.Don’t you think you are overreacting a bit?
7.be good with
8.check it out in your reference book.
9.I have to type all these reports by Monday morning.
There goes your sleep this weekend.
10.Did you get traveler’s checks to take on your vacation?
Yeah,it sure beat carrying around a wallet for big bills.
11.I’ve had enough of this museum.
1.Do you have the racket I could borrow?
I do but it has a broken string.(have it restrung)
2.I thought this shirt was a great deal but I washed it once and it’s
so much that I can’t
Some bargain.You should ask for a refund.
3.be on crutches
4.I think they twisted the meaning of what he said.
5.Could I talk to you for a minute about the discrepancy I found in this
I’m kind of in the middle of things right now.
6.tie up the phone
7.just remember how hectic your freshman year was.
8.There is nothing wrong with the diets per se (本身)but they have to
e with exercise
to do any good
1.I have been overwhelmed by my history paper.
2.Are your allergies acting up again?
3.She really outdid herself this time.
4.come in handy(be useful)
5.have one’s heart set on something(be determined to do sth)
6.I thought the doctor said you should stay off your foot until the
7.wait on(take care of)
1.do the dishes
2.on the honor’s list
3.If you could,would you please trade places with your sister?
Yeah.She’s got it made.(she is quite successful)
4.Don’t you want to have dinner before you go to your evening class?
I’ll grab a snack at the break.That should hold me over till I get back.
1.in the locker
2.work late/work overtime/work after hours
3.I’ll make sure the house is spotless.
4.graduate with honours.(以优异成绩毕业)
6.Now’s a good time as any.
7.check the papers.
8.Tim really seems to go through a lot of money,doesn’t he?
Like water,and he has nothing to show for it.
9.We are out of cream and sugar.If you want any coffee,you’ll have to