1. 电台热线电话radio phone-in
The radio phone-in attracted more peopl e to take part in the discussion of the issue.
2. 彻头彻尾的虚伪姿态thoroughly hypocritical posture
He said he really wanted to help the poor, but we knew it was a thoroughly hypocritical posture.
3. 被慷慨地赋予这些特性be more lavishly bestowed with these attributes
We usually think Chinese are honest and hardworking and are more lavishly bestoed with these attributes.
4. 露马脚give the game away
She said she l oved him but her eyes gave the game away.
5. 废除猎狐abolish fox-hunting
Now more and more peopl e want to abolish fox-hunting.
1. 西湖的美因四季而不同，但总能吸引游客（l ose its grip on）
The beautiful West Lake in different seasons never l oses its grip on tourists.
2. 很多热心人都在深切关注著那走失孩子的命运（care about）
Many warm-hearted citizens are caring d eeply about the missing boy’s fate.
The song woul d haunt us for months.
4. 尽管我很快就使他相信我是清白的, 但他从此却不把我当好朋友了。
Although I soon convinced him of my innocence, he d oesn’t regard me as good friend ever since.
5. 一次又一次的争吵最终导致了这场打架。（culminate in）
A series of quarrels culminated in the fight.
1. stand in awe of使人心生敬畏
The tourists from all over the worl d stand in awe of the grandness of Great Wall.
2. as white as snow/sheet/wool/fl our洁白如雪/惨白
The paper mad e from this material is as white as snow.
3. capture the worl d’s attention令全世界瞩目
The fabul ous achievements of Chinese peopl e in recent years have captured the worl d’s attention.
4. make …pale in comparison相比之下黯然失色
The beauty of the Palace Hotel makes other hotels pale in comparison.
5. overwhelmed by the praises/compliments好评如潮
As the Palace hotel opened its d oor to the public, it was overwhelmed by compliments.
1. to stay out of 不要卷入
Stay out of this; it’s Tom’s proble m, not yours!
2. to sl ow d own 慢下来，减速
They sl owed the film d own to see if they could id entify any of the faces.
3. to run red lights 闯红灯
It may be very dangerous to run red lights when driving in the city.
4. law-abiding citizens 守法公民
We need more law-abiding citizens to observe rul es and regulations in our community.
5. brake in a hurry 急刹车
If a driver brakes in a hurry on the road, an accid ent may probably occur.
1. Call me when you get there, no matter what the time is.
无论什么时间，你到了那儿就给我打电话。(no matter what无论什么)
2. He promised to help us and he stuck to his word.
3. The Presid ent is d eeply concerned about this issue.
总统对这个问题深感担忧。(be concerned about焦急，担忧)
4. Support coming from family and friends is helpful for you to regain confid ence.
来自家人和朋友的支持对你重拾信心是有帮助的。(regain confid ence重拾信心) 5. The book shows a somewhat superficial understanding of the historical context.
这部书表现出作者对历史背景的理解略显肤浅。(superficial / shall ow肤浅)
Out of curiosity, the littl e girl wore her father's shoes.
If you want to have a healthy body, you must change your lifestyl es.
Jack is guilty about the words he just said.
We truly believe that this is a viabl e approach.
These social changes shoul d be taken at a national l evel.
Giving a hug is a way of greeting in Western countries.
I realized that he had misinterpreted my silence as anger.
What profession woul d you like to foll ow after your graduation?
Research indicates that over 81% of teachers are dissatisfied with their salary.
It’s very agreeabl e to see a movie with friends.
You should feel d ownright ashamed of your actions.
It is not realistic for you to marry with her.
She is not willing to stay with the savage man.
Peopl e imitate diamonds with crystal.
The blind girl always dreams up a pair of beautiful big eyes.
Is it l egal for boys of that age to drink alcohol?
Note d own her telephone number in case you forget
There is a subdued atmosphere in the school at exam time
Everyone was a bit puzzl ed by her sud d en d eparture.
We spent days going through all related reference material.
I reserved a d oubl e room on Monday, and I’d like to confirm it.
The coupl e cut their househol d expenses to the minimum...
In general, the rul e is very easy to und erstand.
She attempted to solve the problem, but fail ed.
Most smokers are perfectly aware of the dangers of smoking.
We d ecid ed on Hainan for our holiday this year.
We are at our wits’ end in solving the problem.
At the end of the course, you will be qualified to practise law.
We wish he wouldn’t ask such em barrassing questions any more.
Companies use a variety of testing procedures to sel ect appropriate candidates.
1. 官员们还没有想出解决金融危机的新主意。（come up with）
The officials haven’t come up with a new id ea for solving the financial cri sis.
I prefer your original plan to this one.
The books in the library are classified according to subject.
4. 这则广告极大地促进了公司销售量的增加。(contribute to)
This advertisement has contributed greatly to t he company’s increase of sal es 5. 政府正竭尽全力提高农民的年收入。（annual）
The government is making efforts to increase the annual income of farmers.