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Vol.465 You don't say!可不是“你别说”的意思!这么用才正确

You don&&t say! <br>(表示惊讶)不会这样吧!不至于吧!<br>Stop saying that!别说了!<br>Sally: The Jones boys are keeping a pet snake. <br>Jones家的小孩养了条宠物蛇。<br>Alice: You don&&t say.不是吧!You can say that again!你说得很对!Mary: It sure is hot today. 今天的确很热啊。Jane: You can say that again!说的没错!Who can say?谁能说得准?A: What are you gonna do? Now that you&&ve left the company?<br>既然你已经离开公司了,你准备干吗?<br>B: Who can say? Maybe I’ll go abroad.<br>谁能说得准。或许我会出国。<br><br>Having said that <br>话又说回来,尽管如此<br>He forgets most things, but having said that, he always remembers my birthday.<br>他总忘事,尽管如此,他一直记得我的生日。<br><br>Not say boo <br>什么也没说,一言未发<br>The neighbor&&s daughter is just the cutest little thing, but she didn&`&t say boo the whole time we were there.邻居的女儿是非常可爱,不过我们在那里的时候,她就没有开口说话。今日挑战选择并翻译写在留言处和大家分享It says in the paper that they man who it.A. have found…didB. find…have doneC. had found…did【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】Farming has been mechanized, reducing the need for labour. 农业机械化,减少了对劳动力的需求。

6mins

27 Apr 2019

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Vol.471 What?!每天喝两杯咖啡,能多活2年?

Drinking as little as two cups of coffee a day can increase your life expectancy by up to two years, according to researchers.据研究人员称,每天喝两杯咖啡可以将你的预期寿命提高两年。life expectancy 预期寿命The research, published in the European Journal of Epidemiology, was conducted by analyzing previous studies on the benefits of drinking coffee.该研究发表在《欧洲流行病学杂志》上,是通过分析以往关于饮用咖啡的益处的研究进行的。Epidemiology /'ɛpɪ'dimɪ'ɑlədʒi/ 传染病学By looking at 40 studies including 3,852,651 subjects and 450,256 causes of death, researchers found that drinking coffee had an inverse association with all-cause mortality.通过查阅40项研究,其中涉及3,852,651名实验对象和450,256种死因,研究人员发现,饮用咖啡与全因死亡率呈负相关。subject 实验对象inverse association 负相关mortality /mɔr’tæləti/ 死亡数In addition to increasing life expectancy, drinking coffee also reduces the risk of developing and dying from cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes or respiratory disease.除了提高预期寿命外,喝咖啡还可以降低患癌症,心血管疾病,糖尿病或呼吸道疾病的风险。cardiovascular /kɑrdɪo’væskjəlɚ/ 心血管的diabetes /daiə'bi:ti:z/ 糖尿病respiratory /‘rɛspərətɔri/ 呼吸的今日互动你喜欢和咖啡吗?为什么或为什么不?这一研究你怎么看呢?【下一期内容的正确答案解析】How much memory does the program occupy?这个程序占据了多少内存?

6mins

16 May 2019

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Vol.439 地道表达hit the road其实是这个意思!按字面理解就错了

Hit the road 出发We&`&d better hit the road, we have a long way to go.我们最好出发吧,还有很长的路要赶。Hit the jackpot 突然赚了大钱jackpot 赌注Stop wasting your money on lottery tickets. You’ll never hit the jackpot.别在彩票上浪费钱了,你不会发财的。Hit the sack 睡觉sack 麻布袋I have to get up at 6 tomorrow morning , so I think I&`&d better hit the sack.明早我得6点起来,所以最好现在去睡觉吧。Hit the bottle 酗酒Two months later he hit the bottle again. It’s just impossible for him to quit drinking. 两个月后,他又酗酒了。他根本不可能戒掉的。Hit the ceiling 发怒ceiling 天花板My boss hit the ceiling when he found out that it was I who made that silly mistake.我老板发现那个愚蠢的错误是我犯的时候,他大发雷霆。今日挑战翻译句子写在留言处和大家分享I&`&ve got a bruise where I hit my leg against the corner of the table.【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】If you're 8 feet away from a door and with each move you advance half the distance to the door. How many moves will it take to reach the door?如果你离门有8英尺远,每向门走一步,你与门的距离就缩短一半。要走多少步才能到门口?答案:You will never reach the door, it will always be half the distance, no matter how small!你永远到不了那扇门,你和门之间的距离总是会有“一半”!无论这“一半”是多么短的长度!

6mins

26 Feb 2019

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李现,魏大勋,华晨宇如此减肥,难怪胖的只有我了。。。 190920

很多女生把减肥作为生活中很重要的部分,不少男生也是。的确,美食好吃,减肥不易。我属于喝凉水也长胖的那种。昨天看了一个小视频,李现,魏大勋,华晨宇等分享他们的减肥小心得,总结出来还是那些——少吃高热量食物,含糖食物,多运动。但是,说着容易做着难。Actions speak louder than words. 看完视频,希望和大家一起共勉。Anyway,健康减肥很重要。说完了这个话题,来干点正事。来和大家分享点地道实用的减肥英文,想吃的时候,可以学点英文......【长胖&减肥】put on / gain weight 长胖lose / shed weight 减肥I have put on some weight these days because I had too much barbecue.我最近长胖了,因为我烤肉吃得太多了。【watch what you eat! 】注意你吃的东西!I am on a diet! So I have to watch what I eat!我在节食。所以我必须得注意自己吃的东西!【watch your figure】注意你的身材You're a middle-aged man. You'd better watch your figure!你是个中年人了。最好注意下身材。【go/be on a crash diet 】极速/快速节食She's on a crash diet. She has been eating an apple everyday for the past 20 days.她正在进行极速减肥。过去20天,每天只吃一个苹果。【snack between meals】餐间小食My doctor told me to give up snack between meals if I want to keep fit.我的医生告诉我,如果想保持健康,就不要再吃餐间小食。【cut down on 减少】Cut down on fatty or sugary foods. That's one of the most important ways to lose weight.减少含脂肪或含糖食物的摄入。这是减肥最重要的方式之一。【middle-age spread】中年发福(腹部的脂肪)The fat around the stomach that some people develop in middle age.有的人在中年时期,腹部所积累的脂肪。

7mins

22 Sep 2019

Rank #4

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国庆节是National Day还是National Holiday?区别这么大!

国庆到啦!70周年!令人激动!那国庆节的英文到底是什么呢?National Day和National Holiday哪个正确呢?我们今天就和大家分享国庆节相关的英文。National Day 国庆节national holiday 国家法定假日区别就是National Holiday是一个总称里面包含了除了国庆节之外的其他节日The National Day of the People's Republic of China is a public holiday to celebrate its founding in 1949.中国的国庆节是一个法定假日,庆祝的是1949年的新中国建立。We have many national holidays like Dragon Boat Festival and Mid Autumn Festival.我们有很多法定假日,比如端午节还有中秋节。National Day military parade国庆阅兵parade /pəˈreɪd/ 庆祝游行There will be a big military parade on the 70th anniversary.70周年会有大阅兵。anniversary /ˌænɪ’vɝsəri/ 纪念日wedding anniversary 结婚纪念日The couple celebrate their wedding anniversary every year at the same restaurant they met for the first time.这对夫妻每年都会在他们第一次见面的那家餐厅庆祝他们的结婚纪念日。found v. 建立Our country was founded by these great leaders 70 years ago.70年前,这些伟大的领袖建立了我们的国家。国庆节,你有什么话想说?写在留言处和大家分享。

6mins

30 Sep 2019

Rank #5

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Vol.470 怼某人英文怎么讲?

Diss v. 怼,无礼对待I don't like her dissing my friends.我不喜欢她怼我的朋友。Attack v. 抨击,怼She wrote an article attacking those who didn’t like her.她写了一篇文章去怼那些不喜欢她的人。Criticize v. 指责She admitted that she had been wrong to criticize him.她承认自己职责他是不对的。Taunt v. 嘲笑;讥讽;The other kids continually taunted him about his size.其他小孩不停地嘲笑他的身材。Mock v. (常指为取笑而)模仿He's always mocking my French accent. I really hate it. 他总是模仿我的法国口音。真的很讨厌。今日挑战选择并翻译写在留言处和大家分享Her voice shook she spoke about the person attacked her.A. when…whyB. like…whomC. as…whoD. if…what【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】

5mins

14 May 2019

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Vol.454 offer是提供,那job offer翻译为中文到底叫什么呢?

Job offer 工作机会;工作邀请I can’t believe that he just turned down a job offer from Apple. It’s my dream company.不敢相信他拒绝了苹果公司的工作邀请。那可是我梦寐以求的机会啊。Offer 出价,报价The original price is $3000. But I’m open to offers.原价是3000美金,但价格还可以再商量。Special offer 特价This special offer is valid until the end of the month.这个特价优惠月底前有效。A kind/generous offer 慷慨相助We were surprised by his generous offer to let us stay at his place.他让我们留宿在他家,他的慷慨相助让我们非常吃惊。Free offer 免费赠品You could get coupons, promotional codes and some free offers from our official website.你可以从我们的官方获得优惠券、促销码以及免费赠品。今日挑战翻译句子写在留言处和大家分享It doesn&&t have much to offer as a town - its shops are fairly poor and there&&s only one cinema.【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】The road was covered fragments of glass the shattered window.A. with...fromB. in…onC. with…forD. on…intoA正确;介词的练习。be covered with 固定搭配,被...覆盖着。fragments are from the window. 用from,指的是碎片的来源。句子意思:道路破碎窗户的玻璃碎片所覆盖。

6mins

2 Apr 2019

Rank #7

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住酒店说Live in the hotel,很不地道!老外会大吃一惊!190627

日常交流中,当别人问你住哪,如果住的是酒店,我们第一反应可能会说I live in a hotel. 但是,老外听到这句回答的时候,心里非常有可能在想:Why do you live in a hotel instead of your house?其实这种场景下用live是非常不地道的,因为live指的是长期的居住,用stay这个词才是最地道的,因为我们绝大多数时候住酒店,是临时住。下面笨老撕语音带着大家来学习live和stay的区别,以及更多不一样的用法。Live in 居住have your home somewhere在某地安家Stay 短暂停留be in a place for a short time as a visitor在某地作为游客短暂停留A: Where are you now?你现在在哪呢?B: I am staying in a hotel and I’ll be back home next week. 我住在一家酒店。下周就回家了。Live v. 享受生活的乐趣I want to live a little before I settle down.在安定下来之前我要好好享受一下生活。Stay n. 逗留时间I am gonna have a short stay in Suzhou on my way to Shanghai. 在去上海的路上,我会在苏州做短暂停留。Live life to the full 过得很充实She enjoys traveling to different places to live her life to the full.她喜欢到各地旅行以充分享受她的生活。

4mins

27 Jun 2019

Rank #8

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Vol.425 I have a thing for you,不是我有东西要给你,而是...

Have a thing for someone对某人有强烈好感I had a thing for one of my teachers when I was in college.我在大学时候,很喜欢我的一位老师。Have a crush on someone短暂地迷恋某人I had a crush on one of my teachers when I was in college.我在大学时迷恋过我的一位老师。Have a thing about sth.对某事有强烈的喜欢或讨厌She's got a thing about spiders - she won't go near them.她特别讨厌蜘蛛,不愿靠近。Make a big thing out of 小题大做We had a little kiss, so what? I don't know why you're making such a big thing of it.我们接了个小吻,那又怎么样?我不知道你为什么如此小题大做。The thing is...问题是I’m sorry I didn’t call you. The thing is, I’ve been really busy lately.对不起,我没有给你打电话。问题是,我最近真的很忙。今日挑战选择并翻译,答案写在留言处和大家分享I've so many things to do I don't know to start.A. gotten…whereB. gotten…howC. got…whatD. got...where【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】We're going to kick ass to make sure that these departments deliver(兑现) when they say they will.我们准备鞭策大家,确保这些部门能够兑现自己的承诺。

6mins

17 Jan 2019

Rank #9

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笨老撕每日一句 | 唯有乡间野外让我最放松 20200205

I really like going to the countryside, getting away from it all. Nothing relaxes me as much as wilderness.我真的很喜欢去乡下,远离尘嚣。没有什么比乡间野外更能让我放松。

3mins

5 Feb 2020

Rank #10

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Vol.447 《绿皮书》经典英文情书,抠脚大汉的柔情原来如此致命!

Key words 视频中的关键词ransom note 勒索信pathetic adj. 可怜的;差劲的profanity n. 亵渎的语言;下流话expound v. 详细解释Dear Dolores, when I think of you, I’m reminded of the beautiful plains of Iowa. /ˈaɪəwə/亲爱的德洛丽丝,当我想你的时候,我就想到了爱荷华州的美丽平原。The distance between us is breaking my spirit.我们之间相隔的距离让我意志渐渐消沉。My time and experience without you are meaningless to me.没有你的时光和旅行对我来说毫无意义。Falling in love with you was the easiest thing I have ever done.爱上你是我一生做过最轻松的事情。Nothing matters to me but you.没有什么比你更重要。And everyday I am alive, I&`&m aware of this.生命中的每一天,这一切我都铭记于心。I loved you the day I met you, I love you today.遇到你,爱上你,今天我依然爱你。And I will love you to rest of my life.往后余生,我会继续爱你。注:本文电影相关的视频、文字及其他内容仅供个人学习使用。今日互动留下你记忆中最浪漫的英文情话写在留言处和大家分享【下一期内容的正确答案解析】He has been troubled by a knee injury for most of the season.本赛季的大部分时间里,他都受到膝伤的困扰。

6mins

16 Mar 2019

Rank #11

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Vol.452 saw不一定是看见的意思,这些含义必须得知道!

Saw v. & n. 锯He sawed through a power cable by mistake.他错把电线锯断了。Saw v. 拉锯般地来回移动He was sawing away at his violin, making a terrible noise!他在小提琴上拉来拉去,发出难听的噪音!Have seen better days 已经破败;光彩不再My old car has seen better days, but at least it's still running.我的旧车现在破败了,不过至少还能开。See things 产生幻觉Lisa says that she saw a ghost, but she was just seeing things.丽莎说她看见了鬼,她只是产生幻觉而已。See/get the joke 明白笑点所在Everyone else laughed loudly, but I didn't see the joke.其他人都在大声地笑,而我却不知道笑点在哪。See a man about a dog出去上厕所(隐晦的说法)Now, if you'll excuse me, I need to go see a man about a dog.现在,如果你不介意的话,我得出去一下。今日挑战选择并翻译写在留言处和大家分享 the window we could see the children in the yard.A. On…playingB. From…to playC. On…playD. From…playing【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】You ___ very ill. I don’t think you __ after your health properly.A. are looking / lookedB. have looked / have lookedC. looked / have been lookingD. Look / are lookingD正确;先理解句子的时态逻辑——你看起来生病了,我感觉你没照顾好自己。这句话在情境中会是现在时,所以B和C第一空错误,注意,B中的现在完成时表示的是过去的动作。A中的第二空也错误,因为是过去时;第二空,可以用have been looking和are looking都可以,指的是一直都没有照顾好自己。

7mins

28 Mar 2019

Rank #12

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Vol.432 ten to one不是“从10到1”,万万没想到是这个意思!

Ten to one 十有八九,很有可能No one knows for sure how they&`&re going to deal with this problem, but ten to one it’s I who have to be responsible.没有人确定他们将如何处理这个问题,但很有可能我会对此负责。From one to ten 从一到十Let&`&s count out loud from one to ten.我们来大声地从1数到10。Countdown from ten 从10开始倒数I&`&m gonna countdown from ten and after that you start.我会倒数十下,之后你就开始。On a scale of 1 to 10从1到10分On a scale of 1 to 10, how happy are you now and why?从1到10分,你现在有多幸福,为什么?Large/small-scale 大/小规模We need better equipment for large-scale production.我们需要更好的设备来进行大规模生产。今日挑战翻译句子写在留言处和大家分享On a scale of one to ten, I&`&d rate his latest book a five.【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】We're really struggling to find enough money to pay the rent at the moment.目前我们真的很难找到足够的钱来付房租。

5mins

2 Feb 2019

Rank #13

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Vol.437 Express和delivery,哪个是快递,哪个是外卖?

Express v. He’s afraid of expressing himself in front of people. Express v. Your order will be expressed to you within 24 hours.Express n.The parcel will be sent to you by express.Delivery n. Working at the front desk, she gets a lot of deliveries a day.Food delivery Takeout Let&`&s get Thai takeout tonight. What do you think?Pay on delivery Pay up front The seller wants me to pay up front or he will not send the parcel.今日挑战把下面的词组连成一句话并翻译写在留言处和大家分享promising a lot John is alwayshe can deliver.more than 【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】She found the disgrace losing her job very hard to deal .A. for…ofB. in…aboutC. of...withC正确;第二空,deal with是固定搭配,应对,处理的意思;句子逻辑是:她发现丢了工作这个丢脸的事情非常难应对;所以第一空应该是所有格形式;

6mins

21 Feb 2019

Rank #14

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Vol.427 渣男英文怎么讲?

Cheater 渣男She doesn’t believe a cheater. She said — Once a cheater, always a cheater. 她不相信渣男。她说,一次是渣男,永远是渣男。Cheat on sb. 对某人不忠She’s been cheated on for a long time and she doesn’t know that at all!她被骗了很长时间,而她根本不知道!Two-timer n. 脚踏两条船的人Two-time v. 脚踏两条船She ended the relationship when she found out her boyfriend was two-timing her.当她发现她的男朋友对她不忠时,她结束了那段感情。Player 渣男Playboy 花花公子He is such a player, can&`&t you tell? How many times has he hurt you?他是个十足的花花公子,难道你看不出来吗?他伤害过你多少次了?Betray v. 背叛John has promised he would never betray his wife.John已经承诺,他永远不会背叛他的妻子。今日挑战翻译句子写在留言处和大家分享Anyone caught cheating will be immediately disqualified from the exam.【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】I think Phil has to face the fact that she no longer loves him.我想Phil不得不面对她不再爱他这个事实。

6mins

22 Jan 2019

Rank #15

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Vol.424 An old head on young shoulders啥意思?

An old head on young shoulders 年轻而老练He’s only seventeen, but he has an old head on young shoulders and remains calm under pressure.他只有十七岁,但他少年老成,在压力下能够保持冷静。Be off one’s head发疯,精神错乱You must be off your head going out in this weather!这种天气出去你真是发疯了!Bury one&&s head in the sand<br>逃避现实<br>Stop burying your head in the sand, Tim. Don’t pretend that everything’s all right.<br>Tim,别再逃避现实了。别假装一切都好<br><br>Give sb. a heads up 事先通知<br>Just give me a heads-up if you need a ride.<br>如果你需要我载你一程,事先通知我。<br><br>Put their heads together<br>共同出谋划策<br>If the two of you put your heads together, I&&m confident you’ll figure out a workable solution.如果你们两个人一起共同出谋划策,我相信你们会想出一个可行的办法。今日挑战翻译句子 写在留言处和大家分享She twisted her head round so she could see what was happening.【翻阅上一期内容即可查阅正确答案】【下一期内容的正确答案解析】I've so many things to do I don't know to start.A. gotten…whereB. gotten…howC. got…whatD. got...whereD正确;have got=have,意思是“有”,这里只用got,美式口语固定搭配;第二空用where我有好多事要做,不知道从哪开始。

6mins

15 Jan 2019

Rank #16

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Vol.331 Laugh in face可别认为是脸上礼貌的笑容

【微信公众平台】搜索“英语口语每天学”,获取独家免费英语学习资料【新浪微博】@笨老撕Laugh in face 当面嘲笑I told him my unpleasant experience but he just laughed in my face, right in front of my friends.我告诉你他我不愉快的经历,但他当着我朋友的面嘲笑我。For a laugh 就是开个玩笑,为了取乐I sing just for a laugh. I never expect to entertain others.我唱歌就是图个开心,从没想着去取悦别人。Not know whether to laugh or cry不知如何是好,哭笑不得Last night my ex told me that she was going to get married, I don’t know whether to laugh or cry.我的前任昨晚告诉我她要结婚了,我是该哭还是该笑呢。No laughing matter正经事Everyone of you will be fired if you can’t finish the project before the deadline!截止日期之前,如果你们没法完成项目,所有人都被炒鱿鱼!Laughing stock别人眼中的笑料I can’t wear a suit and tie to the party. I’ll be a laughing stock.这个聚会我不能穿西装领带去。我会成为别人的笑柄。今日挑战翻译句子写在留言处和大家分享I could see Emma trying not to laugh and of course that started me off.

5mins

2 Jun 2018

Rank #17

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笨老撕每日一句 | 我好想试试那家新开的寿司店 20200206

I had tried Sushi before, but I hadn’t been to that particular restaurant; it just opened, so I thought I’d give it a try.我之前吃过寿司,但是那家餐馆我倒是没去过。刚刚开,我感觉我应该去试一下。

3mins

6 Feb 2020

Rank #18

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Vol.330 “钱花得值”英文怎么讲?

【微信公众平台】搜索“英语口语每天学”,获取独家免费英语学习资料【新浪微博】@笨老撕Cost-effective adj. 性价比高的,合算的It’s not cost-effective to get a used car with $200,000.20万美金买辆二手车,真不划算。Be worth the money 划算It's worth the money to get an apartment for $10,000 in downtown LA.十万美金在洛杉矶市中心买个公寓,很划算啊。Get money's worth 钱花得值Admission to Disney is so expensive that I feel like I have to stay all day just to get my money's worth.去迪士尼的门票如此贵,以至于我感觉我需要待一整天才能让我的钱花得值。Have money to burn 挥霍He’s a high-earning lawyer and has money to burn.他是个收入很高的律师,有钱去挥霍。You pays your money and you takes your chances.你就碰碰运气吧。Customer: Can you guarantee that this microwave won't break? 顾客:你能保证这台微波炉不会坏吗?Salesman: No guarantees. You pays your money and you takes your chances.销售:没法保证。碰碰运气吧。今日挑战选词填空并翻译写在留言处和大家分享It was a long climb to the top of the hill, it was worth it for the view the top.A. but…fromB. and…onC. for…in

5mins

31 May 2018

Rank #19

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Vol.329 "了解一下?" 英文怎么讲?

【微信公众平台】搜索“英语口语每天学”,获取独家免费英语学习资料【新浪微博】@笨老撕Learn about 了解to hear facts or information that you did not knowHey. Wanna learn about swimming and fitness class?喂,游泳健身了解一下?Find out 查明;了解I know nothing about swimming and workout. I’m gonna find out about it.我对游泳健身不太了解。准备去了解一下。 learn v. 获悉,听说I was so surprised to learn the news that he’s going to live abroad forever.他准备永久定居国外了,听到这个消息,我非常惊讶。Learn to live with sth 学会接受(不好的事情)She doesn’t like her job.But she has to learn to live with it.她不喜欢她的工作,但不得不去学着接受。Live and learn! 真想不到啊!这也行?!学到东西后表示惊讶I’ve never tried to swim in a sea in winter. Well, live and learn.我从没有试过在冬天的时候在海里游泳。这也行。今日挑战选词填空并翻译写在留言处和大家一起来分享The student will learn experience about the importance planning.A. about…forB. from…ofC. in…in

5mins

29 May 2018

Rank #20