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?
4、昏暗的路灯下站着一个哭泣的小女孩( dim;weep )
In the dim street light stood a weeping little girl/ a girl weeping.
5、富人捐赠时要尽量考虑周全，不要让受赠者陷入难堪的境地(considerate;embarrassing) 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.
7、无论是友情还是爱情，你都不可能期待自己付出最少而得到最多(maximum ;minimum.) In either friendship or love / In both friendship and love, you should never expect to take / receive the maximum while you give the minimum.
8、我把全部希望寄托在他的承诺上，结果却发现他根本不是个真诚的人(build on;sincerity) 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.
10、情人节是个一年一度在 2 月14 日庆祝的节日，一个向心仪的对象表达爱意的好日子(affection) 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
Children must learn to distinguish the
In today 's world spring up so many new things everyday ,that it is not sensible to expect one to know everything
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.
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.
(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.
25、由于不了解艾滋病，以前人们称HIV 感染者为“祸害” (ignorance;label;evil)
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.
29、他的恐高归因于童年时期一次非常痛苦的经历。他曾经被迫独自一人站在10 米跳台上长达10分钟(attributed to)
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
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.
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.
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.