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听故事学日常英语短语2 第17课 短语1

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听故事学日常常用英语短语(Everyday Expressions)第二册,每个单元前2节为短语带例句和小对话,第3节为故事,真正让你把短语用起来。
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Lesson 17

第17课

a far cry from

与…有很大差别

It's a far cry from the kind of pizza I usually eat.

这和我平时吃的那种比萨饼大不相同。

This hotel is a far cry from the last place we stayed. It's much nicer here!

这家旅馆与我们上次住的地方大不相同。这里好多了!

The food here is a far cry from real Chinese food.

这里的食物和真正的中国食物大不相同

A: This beach is so dirty!

A:这个海滩真脏!

B: Yeah. It's a far cry from the picture in the magazine.

B:是的。这与杂志上的照片大不相同。

be better off

更舒适

You're better off without him.

没有他你会过得更好。

You would be better off living with your parents while you are in college.

你上大学时最好和父母住在一起。

Women are better off now than they were one hundred years ago.

现在的妇女比一百年前过得更好。

A: It's raining very heavily.

A:雨下得很大。

B: You'd be better off staying here until it stops.

B:你最好呆在这里,直到它停下来。

be out of the question

不可能的

Forget it! It's out of the question.

想都别想!不可能的。

Don't ask me if you can go. It is out of the question.

别问我你能不能去。这是不可能的。

She knew that leaving work early was out of the question.

她知道早下班是不可能的。

A: Dad, can I quit school and become a professional wrestler?

A:爸爸,我可以退学去当职业摔跤手吗?

B: That's out of the question!

B:不可能!

get through

通过

I tried to call but I couldn't get through.

我试着打电话,但打不通。

She was on hold for fifteen minutes before she finally got through to the operator.

她等了15分钟才接通接线员的电话。

The storm damaged the phone line so I can't get through to my parents' house.

暴风雨损坏了电话线,所以我打不通我父母家的电话。

A: Have you gotten through to Kim yet?

A:你和金姆联系上了吗?

B: No. The line is still busy.

B:没有,忙线中。

ill at ease

不安的

Her father made him feel ill at ease.

她父亲使他感到局促不安。

He always felt a little ill at ease in crowded elevators.

他在拥挤的电梯里总觉得有点不自在。

The hostess tried to make sure none of her guests felt ill at ease at the party.

女主人尽力使她的客人在晚会上不感到局促不安。

A: I feel ill at ease with you driving a motorcycle.

A:你骑摩托车让我觉得不自在。

B: Don't worry, Mom. I'll be careful.

B:别担心,妈妈。我会小心的。

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