The audience must have missed their musical performance, or they would have spoken highly of it. 2.尽管她远在他乡，不知怎么她总能感觉到母亲的深切关怀。
Somehow she could sense her mother’s deep concern though she was far away from home.
The operator had to spend two hours or so on her way from her home to the workplace every day.
He appreciated her sympathy and understanding, which meant a lot to him during that time.
She finally arrived at a telephone booth and put in the coins before dialing Paris.
The better you can use a computer, the more likely you are to find a job as a secretary.
He likes to share information with his colleagues by email rather than by telephone.
For Americans, it’s hard to imagine living in a place where there are no cars.
They came to the conclu sion that it’ll be cheaper in the long run to use real leather because it will last longer.
These days he has been involved in seeking out effective websites.
Little did I know that things would turn out like that.
He wasn’t keen on buying a car, but I talked him into it.
3. 成为2008 年北京奥运会志愿队伍中的一员将会是我一生中难得的经历。
Being a volunteer in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games would be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for me.
Cigarette smoking is a major factor contributing to lung cancer.
The two universities will unite to stage an art show next month.
6. 北京将于2008 年举办第29 届夏季奥运会。
Beijing will host the 29th Summer Olympic Games in 2008.
Plenty of fresh air contributes to good health.
No matter what happened, he would not say a word.
I learned from her that you undertook another important job as well.
I long to have the opportunity of participating in the volunteer activities for the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
The trade negotiation is a big success, so it can be uniquely beneficial to both parties.
My classmates have been involved, one way or another, in the activities organized by the Student Union.
It’s one of the most desirable jobs available to a person without higher education.
Undergraduate research can spur students’ independent thinking and effective learning.
The cost of tuition continues to climb each year, which has constituted a heavy burden upon students from poverty-stricken backgrounds.
The new era calls for creativity among the work force, rather than just loyalty to the employer.
The shipping company, starting with nothing in 1952, has bloomed into a leading enterprise in the
Haier’s success lies in its management system that has been envied and emulated world wide. 9．这家合资企业制定了今年的目标，要将销售额提高百分之五十。
The joint venture has established a goal of increasing the total sales of this year by 50%.
I’ve tried to stop smoking several times, but it’s really difficult for me to quit smoking for good.
1. 罗伯特·彭斯(Robert Burns) 在诗中把他所钟情的女孩比作玫瑰花。
In his poem, Robert Burns compares the girl he loves to a rose.
No matter how busy you are, you should try to make it back to the class reunion.
After her divorce she needed a shoulder to cry on.
He graduated 20 years ago, so he could barely recognize his former classmates .
Nothing can replace the friendship between intimate friends.
He ordered his sweetheart a bunch of roses in advance from the florist for Valentine's Day.
She couldn't endure to live in loneliness and solitude after her husband's death.
Should I ever find out her address, I'll forward it to you immediately.
You'd better bring some chocolates with you in case you want to cheer her up.
10. 这是一本非常有趣而浪漫的小说, 它一定能引起你的兴趣。
This is such an amusing romantic novel; it should certainly provoke your interest.