1. 对于网络课程，学生不仅可以选择何时何地学习，在回答问题之前他们还可以有时间思考答案。(not only…but also…)
Not only can students choose when and where to learn for an online course, but they can also take time to think through answers before making a reply.
She is excited by the idea of online learning while he considers it meaningless and useless.
Communicating with native English speakers is a very rewarding experience from which we can learn a lot.
4.如今，越来越多的人可以利用互联网查找他们需要的信息。(have access to)
Today, more and more people have access to the Internet through which they look for the information they need.
5. 他要她放弃工作在家照顾孩子，但是她觉得这个要求太过分了。(give up)
He wants her to give up working and stay home to look after the children. She feels, however, that this is too much for her.
6. 既然我们已经学完这门课程，就应该多做些复习。(now that) Now that we have finished the course, we shall start doing more revision work.
As she was about to turn off the music, her father burst into her room and shouted at her, “can’t you turn down the music a little bit?”
The owner of the bar kept watching the girl dancing while pretending not to .
Rock music appealed to Sandy so much that she turned it up, paying no attention to her father’s objection.
As usual, when his parents don’t like what he wears, they start bugging him.
At the meeting, they discussed how to keep the lines of communication open between teachers and students.
6. 一想到这些年幼的男孩和女孩被父母强迫沿街讨钱我就生气。It makes my blood boil to think of these young boys and girls who are forced by their parents to beg for money along the streets.
?I have decided to accept the new post, even though the job is not very well paid.
?The job has been taken to be very simple until (it is) actually started
3.既然你计划移居加拿大，你就必须努力适应冬季的严寒天气。Now that you are planning to move to Canada, you must try to adjust to cold weather in winter.
He promised to help us to buy the house, but with a little reluctance.
?This is an important meeting. Please see to it that you are not late for it.
?He is an experienced businessman who has engaged in foreign trade for quite a few years.
òI hope that the effort that we’ve made will be of some use to the battle against AIDS.
Despite all the efforts from the local organizations in the battle against AIDS, the number of people in rural areas diagnosed with AIDS has been increasing.
3.请把电视关掉，因为噪音会使他分心，无法专心做作业。(distract sb. From sth.)
4.Please turn off the TV, because the noise will distract her from her homework.
It was a long time before the company implemented the program to improve the quality of its goods because of lack of money and necessary equipment.
6.在报名参加这门课程前，你最好对它有所了解。(sign up for) You’d better learn something about the courses before signing up for it.
7.该政策对推动当地经济发展起着越来越重要的作用。(play a role)
8.The policy is playing an increasingly important role in promoting the development of local economy.
2.The police got to the station five minutes after the explosion, and so did the reporters.
4.Even if you disagree with her, she is worth listening to.
6.The news reporters were given nothing but bare facts by the officials in charge of the investigation.
The room was well decorated, but the color of the curtain didn’t go well with the overall style.
8.每次去我丈夫出生的地方，我们总是一家家地拜访他的亲戚。(make the rounds)
9.Whenever we go back to the place where my husband was born, we always make the rounds of his relatives.
6. 与他的希望相反，他女朋友的父母不像他父母那样平易近人。(contrary to)
Contrary to his hope, his girl friend’s parents are not as approachable as his.
The police had the photograph of the missing girl enlarged so that they could recognize her easily.
2.我喜欢乘公共汽车上班，而不是自己驾车。那天上午也不例外。Rather than,no exception
When I go to work, I prefer to take a bus rather than drive and that morning was no exception.
3.这位老人见到自己的孙女进屋时站了起来，竟意想不到的移动了几步就好像他能行走了似的。Get to one’s feet,as if
When he saw his granddaughter coming into the house (Seeing his granddaughter coming into the house), the old man got to his feet and moved several steps unexpectedly as if he could walk by himself，
4.当时我们的注意力全集中在那幅画上，没有注意到四周有什么异样情况，所以不能提供任何额外的细节。Focus on ,additional details
At that time we focused our attention on that painting without noticing anything unusual around us, and we can’t offer any additional details
The couple pulled their car into the parking lot and then headed for the cinema
6.无论这个问题多么令人讨厌，它都是我们必须正视的问题。No matter how
It’s a question we have to face no matter how unpleasant it is.
There are twenty universities in this city, some of which are world-famous.
2.他越想这件事，就越生气。The more the more
. the more he thinks about it, the angrier he becomes.
She was filled with pity for the innocent victims.
4.他全身心忙于公务，根本没有时间考虑休假。Be occupied with He was occupied with his business matters and didn’t have time to think about a holiday
5.这个国家的经济在一定程度上依赖于原材料的进口。Depend on The country’s economy depends to some degree on the import of raw materials.
After several discussions between the members of the committee, a new plan of action began to take shape
Should you have any doubt about the plan, please feel free to contact us at any time.
We have learned how to face reality instead of escaping from it.
It just proves that you can’t hope to turn in a worthy report if you haven’t done enough preparation.
No matter how
We have to face that possibility no matter how unlikely it may sound.
he newcomers found it hard to adapt themselves to the climate there.
6.我觉得很奇怪，学生被要求在上课前两个小时到校。Strike sb as sth It strikes me as odd that school children are required to come to school two hours before class.
1. I keep the picture where I can see it very day as it reminds me of my university days.
2. In some countries, what is called “equality”does not really mean equal rights for all people.
3. He is used to keeping a dictionary at hand so that he can find the meaning of new words he comes across.
4. When confronted with personal pressure, you should stand firmly for your belief that you will reach your ultimate goal.
5. In other words, be yourself and face reality, but don’t sell out to convenience.
6. I don’t like those people who always rely on external factors in order to feel good about themselves.