1．Joint military exercises have increased in the region, to the detriment of trust between countries.
6． They killed a bottle of Kaoliang between them.
7．When it came to reading, they were as good as blind.
10. Last night I heard him driving his pigs to market.
11．They ran away as fast as their legs could carry them.
12．People were born survivors.
The environment-friendly pr oject is a “popularity-winning” project.
The mastery of a language is not easy and requires painstaking effort.
The meetings were marked by such absence of living discussions that at times they were almost on the point of breaking up.
16. They pay lip-service to education but don’t work for better schools.
17．Unemployment has stubbornly refused to contract for more than a decade.
Some toilets seem immune to the clean-up campaign.
The street peddler hawked, “Now or never!”
21．You’re just teaching your grandmother how to suck eggs.
22． His being neglected by the host added to his uneasiness.
23． I could have laughed to hear him talk like this.
A little flattery would set him carried away.
I am smelling of seven-day-old sweat.
26. The man who is above his business may one day find his business above him.
不屑于干自己工作的人，终会有一天发现自己不配干那份工作。28．Electrical charges of a similar kind repel each other and those that are dissimilar attract.
31. Peasants now sell vegetables at moving prices determined by
t heir supply and their customer’s demand.
The system of Chinese characters has played an invaluable role in our history.
33. At the end of her four months in the hospital, Mrs. Peng was
pronounced incurably blind.
34. Why should all the unpleasant jobs be pushed on to me?
My holiday afternoons were spent in ramble about the surrounding country.
Care should be taken to see that the letter is properly addressed.
37. Kongarov did not remember his father who died when he was three years old.
39．Watching television, of course, is an evening ritual for people throughout the world.
40．Can he produce evidence in proof to challenge the fact?
Their struggle have the great support of the people.
A true man has the courage to accept the consequence of his own actions.
43. I marveled at the relentless determination of the rain.
44．University applicants who had worked at a job would receive preference over those who had not.
45． The sight and sound of our jet planes filled me with special longing.
The man devoid of principle is the last to be trusted. 47. She had a heart so large that everybody’s griefs and joys found welcome in it.
His illness this time was caused by a cold bath.
49. John was a fool of danger.
50．It was all I could do not to laugh.
52．He didn’t take the job because it was a blind-alley.
53．Before the year was out, her memory began to fail.
54．Reaction to his taunts will only encourage him.
55．His words are worth taking with a grain of salt.
57．Magnesium and its alloys are quite late arrivals for engineers to use.
58．From life to death is a man’s reach.
59．I don’t think we have asked for anything that they haven’t done.
60．Mother, I told him in no uncertain terms that I wouldn’t marry him.
61．There had been a meeting of minds.
62．News came through on the wireless of a rich oil field near the sea.
63．Our son must go to school. He must break out of the pot that holds us in.
64．These men are taking from me in ten minutes what it takes a week to make.
这些人用十分钟从我手里夺走的东西，我得花一星期才能弥补。65．She makes a good teacher, as she has a good student.
68．Further delay would cause us greater losses.
69．The year 1871 witnessed the heroic uprising of the Paris Commune.
70．Some say fear and caution are now a part of their daily routine.
71．The sight of his native place called back his childhood.
72．Electric power became the servant of man only after the motor was invented.
73．Such subtle flattery got him almost everything.
他溜须拍马的手段运用得娴熟自如，想捞到的东西几乎都捞到了。74．There is a mixture of the tiger and the ape in his character.
75．His preoccupation with business left little time for his family.
76．He is a dapper sixty-three.
77．He had some cheerful wine at the party.
80．We were pleasantly surprised at the profit we made.
81．This plan is open to discussion budgetwise.
82．The children are always up to amusing tricks.
1.The reactionary strength thus developed, however, carried
within it the seeds of its own disintegration.
然而，这样发展起来的反动力量在其部就带有四分五裂的因素。2.During his visit to China, the Korean foreign minister
conferred with his Chinese counterpart a number of times.
在中国访问期间，国外交部长与中国外交部长举行了数次会商。3.Peasants now sell vegetables at moving prices determined by
their supply and their customer’s demand.
4.Not infrequently does the septuagenarian walk over a long
distance to the Summer Palace.
5.These men are taking from me in ten minutes what it takes a
week to make.
这些人用十分钟从我手里夺走的东西，我得花一星期才能弥补。6.This is the day for our two peoples to rise to the heights
of greatness which can build a new and a better world.
7.Failure to answer half the questions they asked made the
police suspect him.
8.She regards having breakfast in bed on Sunday morning as a
9.Joint military exercises have increased in the region, to the
detriment of trust between countries.
10.The area’s prodigality of forests has raised its ugly head
11. It is my special albatross to be related to the guy.
12. At the end of the interview they told me that I would be
notified of any vacancies suitable to my experience and qualifications.
13.The availability of water power helped make New England
a manufacturing center.
由于具有水利的便利条件，新英格兰才得以成为一个制造中心。14.Anger and bitterness had preyed upon me continually for
weeks and a deep languor had succeeded this passionate struggle.
15.It is extraordinary that in all years the British spent
in Egypt they never got to know the real people of Egypt.
16.The great use of a school education is not so much to teach
you things as to teach you the art of learning.学校教育的最大效用，不在于授人以鱼，而在于授人以渔。
https://www.sodocs.net/doc/3d11935212.html,st night an uninvited guest turned up to make five for
bridge. I had the kind of paper book at hand to make being the fifth at bridge a joy.
18.Death and fasts are provoking bombings, gun battles, riots
and public concerns.