The plant does not grow well in soils other than the one in which it has been developed.
2. 研究结果表明，无论我们白天做了什么事情，晚上都会做大约两个小时的梦。Research findings show that we spend about two hours dreaming every night, no matter what we may have done during the day.
Some people tend to justify their failure by blaming others for not trying their best.
We remain tree to our commitment: Whatever we promised to do; we would do it.
Even Beethoven's father discounted the possibility that his son would one day become the greatest musician in the world. The same is true of Edison, who seemed to his teacher to be quite dull.
They were accused by authorities of threatening the state security.
If the characters in this comedy had been more humorous, it would have attracted a larger audience.
She has never lost faith in her own ability, so it is a possibility for her to become a successful actress.
I never had formal training, I just learned as I went along.
As their products find their way into the international market, their brand is gaining in popularity.
She could make up a story by saying she was knocked unconscious by thieves and that all her money was gone, but she doubted whether she could make it sound believable.
No one was certain whether he postponed the visit on purpose, but this brought more criticism of him.
Seven or eight officials are reported to have taken bribes and the mayor has decided to look into the affair in person.
2. 这些工人后悔当时接受管理部门的意见重新回去工作。现在他们再次面临失业的危险了。These workers regret yielding to the management's advice and going back to work. Now they are again faced with the threat of losing their jobs.
3. 你只需填写一张表格就可取得会员资格，它可以使你在买东西的时候享受打折的优惠。You only need to fill out a form to get your membership, which entitles you to a discount on goods.
Their car broke down halfway for no reason. As a result they arrived three hours later than they had planned.
The official got involved in a scandal and was forced to resign weeks later.
The man living on welfare began to build up his own market, one step at a time and his business is thriving.
Rather than invest in my education, my parents spent their money on a new house.
Today, people are spending twice as much on entertainment and relaxation as they did in the past.
In order to be successful, a business must keep pace with developments in the marketplace.
Her fluency in English gave her an advantage over other girls for the job.
5. 对于学生而言，没有任何地方比图书馆更好了，在那里所有的图示都任由他们使用。For students, nowhere is better than the library, where all the books are at their disposal.
We should make full use of the platform to strengthen communication, expand cooperation in more areas and seek further development through joint efforts.
This little man is not so innocent as he appears.
There's nothing I can do about the problem, so you might as well turn to Professor Wang for help.
Both sides speak highly of the fruits in their cooperation in different areas, and hope that the cooperation can be furthered.
On the one hand, an image of being close to the people can get a new policy more easily accepted.On the other hand, it will "encourage people to speak their minds and come up with constructive suggestions".
His sense of loneliness rose and fell and he sometimes would talk at length to himself and his pets and the television.
After all, money is not everything. The richest people are not necessarily the happiest.
Suppose you found out that your colleague takes bribes, would you just ignore it?
We've given up on him because he is so stubborn. It is pointless to argue with him.
He hit upon a good method to speed up the progress of the experiment, but opinions differed among members of the group on it.
Today I'm able to square my profession with my interest, which I wasn't able to do before.
The ability to visually distinguish between red and green is essential to becoming a driver.
The team consisted of seven people who met on a regular basis to share their information with each other.