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美联英语怎么样:常用迷你惯用语(二)

2015-01-26 15:50   类别:词汇   来源:   责编:Dong

本期美联英语给大家带来常用迷你惯用语,欢迎阅读!

"用力擦干"就用 towel away.

11. 缩写表达方式一览表.

英美人士在会话中,常使用缩写的词语,以使会话更为生动.

以下是一些使用频率较高的缩写词句,以供参考.

when's ---- when is; he's ---- he is/ he has;

kinda ---- kind of; it's been ---- it has been;

what're ---- what are; what'll ---- what will;

that'll ---- that will; I'd ---- I would/ I had;

It'd (be) ---- It would (be); wanna ---- want to;

gonna ---- going to; I've gotta ---- I have got to;

C'mon ---- Come on; shoulda ---- should have;

'cause ---- because; a lotta ---- a lot of;

12. I feel relief when I see the questions.

看完题目后方下心.

What a relief! 是(多么令人感到欣慰/放心!)的意思.

13. I rack my brain trying to remember the answer.

绞尽脑汁想答案.

rack one's brain 是"绞尽脑汁".

也顺便记下 on the rack, 意思是"非常痛苦".

14. I throw in the towel. 我认输了.

throw in the towel 是"承认败北", 源自拳击比赛时的做法.

也可以说 I give up.

15. I hope there're a lot of decent guys in that club.

我希望那个社团多数是正派的人.

decent是"得体的,体面的"之意. decent guys 通常是指"正派的人".

指"容貌英俊的男孩",可以用 good/decent-looking guys.

目前一般所谓的"三高",指的就是 a tall, high-income, and

well-educated man "高个子,高收入,高学历."

16. He says he's sick, but I think he just doesn't wanna join us anymore.

他说他病了,但我想他只是不愿再加入我们的行列.

(他以生病为借口) 是 It's an excuse that he's sick. 或

He's using sickness as an excuse.

还有 I'm gonna call in sick 是"(向工作单位等)请病假"之意,

真假的时候都可以说.

17. No. A ratty-haired bookworm, in this day and age?

噢!现在都什么时代了,还有这种满头邋遢头发的书呆子?

ratty-haired 是"邋遢的头发"之意.

bookworm 如字面所示,是"书虫(书呆子)"的意思.

"用功念书的古怪家伙"在美国俚语中是 nerd,

而英国俚语指猛K(啃)书的人则说 swot.

18. That guy! he took our club's video camera home.

那个家伙!他把我们社团里的摄像机拿回家了.

guy 是"家伙,(男)人之意;在美国还用 jerk "讨厌鬼"

如: What a gerk! 表示"好家伙!"之意.

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You shouldn't help yourself to our club equipment.

是(你不可将我们的社团公物私用)之意.

19. I invite people to join our club.

我邀请人来参加社团.

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