1、我不曾想到，随着时间的流逝，我果真以身为社工而自豪（count on；take pride in）What I didn’t count on was that over time I would sincerely take pride in being a social worker.
2、奶奶迅速瞥了一眼墙上的时钟，发出一声惊呼：天哪，我们要赶不上火车了（Shoot a look at；let out）
Shooting a quick look at the clock on the wall, Grandma let out a cry, “Oh, My dear /My goodness/My gracious, we’re going to miss the train!”
3、我总在幼儿园门口看到一些孩子抓住父母不让走。请问：在这种情形下，年轻的父母们是否得对孩子严厉些，赶紧离开？(stern;hold on to sb)
At the kindergarten entrance, I always see some kids/children holding firmly on to their parents. Should young parents be sterner towards their kids/children and leave immediately under these circumstances?
In the dim street light stood a weeping little girl/ a girl weeping.
When making donations, rich people should be as considerate as possible in order not to put the recipient in an embarrassing situation.
6、从上个月起，我的工作就是围绕日常办公事务转，所以现在每天掰着手指算什么时候才到国庆节：我和朋友要去乡下远足呢！(revolve;count the days )
Since last month, my work has been revolving around the routine office duties, so now I am counting the days until the National Day comes, when my friends and I are going
hiking in the countryside.
In either friendship or love / In both friendship and love, you should never expect to take / receive the maximum while you give the minimum.
I built all my hopes on his promise(s), only to find that he was not a man of sincerity at all.
We took Mother to all the best hospitals we could find, but all our efforts were in vain; she failed to survive the disease.
Valentine’s Day is an annual holiday celebrated on February 14, a perfect dayto express love to the object of your / one’s affection.
In the information era, communications with far-away friends via e-mail can be almost / virtually simultaneous.
Love needs to be nurtured, and the “eternal / everlasting love”that we all dream to have is not forged until we learn to appreciate and tolerate the other.
The friendship based on the sane interest doesn’t break up easily
14、孩子们必须学会将电脑游戏中的暴力与勇敢区分开来(distinguish between) Children must learn to distinguish the
15、当今世界每天涌现如此多新鲜事物，要求一个人什么都知晓是不合情理的(sensible) In today’s world spring up so many new things everyday ,that it is not sensible to expect one to know everything
16、诸如背弃朋友这类事并不受法律约束，所以才有了我们称作富人“道德法庭”(regulate) The behaviors such as betrayal to friends
People describe today’s culture as fast-food culture whatever they doing they pursue max satisfaction in the shot time
18、常言说：天下没有免费的午餐。如果你想要什么，就得去挣(as the saying goes)
As the saying goes,there is no free lunch ,you must earn whatever you want
The gasoline price is now at an all-time high, which has brought about wide public concern.
He found that fish and rice feature the Japanese diet, and he then proceeded to write a report on Japanese cooking culture.
21、观众们以为我会轻而易举名列第一，哪知我使他们大吃一惊。因为跌倒，我获得花样滑冰金牌的希望就化为泡影了(come in;be in for; evaporate)
The spectators expected me to come in first but they were in for a shock. With a tumble, my chances for a gold medal in figure skating evaporated.
22、他虽是乞丐，但一点也不像，因为他戴着眼镜，胡子刮得干干净净，穿着崭新的西装( look the part)
He was a beggar but he didn’t look the part at all, because he was clean-shaven, wearing glasses and a brand-new suit.
23、他被另一个选手的脚绊了一下，摔倒在跑道上，但他很快爬起来，一瘸一拐的走到终点(trip;rise to one’s feet)
Having tripped over another athlete’s foot, he fell down on the track, but soon rose to his feet and limped to the finish line.
24、在那样盛大的场合我不想让自己出丑，所以我决定接受挑战，和那年轻人一决雌雄(make a fool of oneself;compete)
On such a grand occasion I didn’t want to make a fool of myself, so I decided to take the challenge and compete against that youngster.
Owing to ignorance of AIDS, people used to label HIV infected/carriers/victims as evils.
The campaign of Knowing More About AIDS needs to be carried on, and for/at this stage the emphasis needs to be put on the way (how) the disease is contracted.
We appeal to the young earnestly: Take care of your health, with which you’ll be best equipped to handle any tough problems in your life.
The leading scientists will be meeting in Geneva on Friday to discuss problems largely caused by the fierce competition in modern society.
His fear of heights was attributed to an extremely painful experience in his childhood. He was once forced to stand alone on the 10-meter diving board for up to 10 minutes.
30、我们相信新发布的关于改善农村医疗系统富人文件必将终结农村地区缺医少药的时代(issue; bring sth to an end )
We believe that with the newly issued document on improving the medical system in rural areas, the era is to be brought to an end when such areas are always short of doctors and medicines.
31、我们应该对自己诚实，千万不要被欲望蒙住了双眼，为没有得到的东西而唏嘘哀叹( fog up; cry over )
We should be honest with ourselves and never become fogged up by greed and cry over
what we have failed to obtain
32、诸如财产、金钱等物质上的东西带来的快乐是短暂的，这是一个无可争辩的事实(fact of life;temporary;property )
It is a fact of life that happiness brought about by material things such as property and money is temporary.
For thousands of years philosophers have taken pains to interpret the meaning of happiness from their own perspectives.
34、如果你用物质东西代替爱和拥抱，你将无法得到快乐，因为精神上的快乐与物质财富并无多大关系(substitute;spiritual;have ...to do wit)
If you substitute material things for love or a hug, you will not get happiness, because spiritual happiness has little to do with material wealth.
After he learned that he was terminally ill, he informed his family that he had nothing / no property to leave them other than the house he was living in.
36、在地里劳动了漫长的一天，他们精疲力尽。看着太阳已经落到地平线下面，他们迫不及待要回家( dip;wear out)
They were worn out after a long day’s work in the fields. So seeing the sun dip below the horizon, they couldn’t wait to go back home.