1.Finally,with my mother red in the face and short of breath,we find Room8,I unlock the door,and we all walk in.
2.She impresses me,and I feel so ignorant that I shouldn't even breathe the same air as her.
3.I don't know why I have to be introduced to literature but the woman in the admissions office says it's a requirement even though I've read Dostoyevsky and Melville and that's admirable for someone without a high school education.
4.I'm in heaven and the first thing to do is buy the required textbooks,cover them with the purple and white NYU book jackets so that people in the subway will look at me admiringly.我乐得飘飘然了，第一件事就是去买所需要的课本，然后用纽约大学紫白相间的护封把它们套起来，这样地铁里的乘客就会向我投来艳羡的目光了。
5.Then the professor tells us ideas don't drop fully formed from the skies,that the Pilgrims were,in the long run,children of the Reformation with an accompanying world view and their attitudes to children were so informed.
1.他们对业余剧社的介绍给索菲留下了深刻的印象，于是她就报了名。(Amateur Dramatics;sign up for)
Their introduction of Amateur Dramatics impressed Sophie so much that she signed up for it.
2.网络教育为全职人员提供了利用业余时间接受继续教育的机会。(work full time)
Online education provides those who work full time with opportunities to receive further education in their spare time.
3.刚上大学时，他不知道是否需要把老师讲的内容一字不落地都记下来。(be supposed to;scribble down)
When he first arrived at university,he was not sure whether he was supposed to scribble down every word out of the professor’s mouth.
Nobody detects his despair well hidden behind his smile.
5.有些学生能轻松自如地与陌生人交谈，可有些学生却很难做到这一点。(be easy about)
Some students are easy about talking with strangers,while some others find it hard to do so.
1.Outside the skies were grey and a strong wind was blowing off the sea.It looked as gloomy as I felt.外面，天空灰蒙蒙的，海面上刮来一阵强风。天气看起来和我的心情一样阴郁。
2."Now,stop complaining,try one oyster for me,then you can have something nice and easy to eat,maybe some prawns with bread and butter,"he suggested,striking a note of compromise for the first time during the whole meal.
3.But with the clear conception which only a ten-year-old boy can have,I still understood that the compromise included eating that oyster,sitting on the side of my father's plate.
4.The chocolate sets into bars which will easily snap into pieces and then melt in the mouth.
5.But what accounts for its amazing popularity or even the properties that have made millions of people confess to being chocaholics?
They don’t serve chips/French fries here.If you want them,you have to go to a KFC or McDonalds.
He picked up a walnut and tried to crack it with a hammer,but instead he crushed it.
When the gold was heated and melted,they poured it into a mould to form a gold bar.
He admitted to breaking the window of the classroom.
To our delight,the new economic policy is beginning to have a positive effect on the economy.
1When was the last organizational vision statement you saw that included the words“…to develop ourselves into a model environment in which everyone at every level can think for themselves”?
2Had she affirmed our intelligence first and spoken about the joy of thinking for ourselves,had she not fanned our fear of her,we would all have learned even more powerfully what it meant to do our
thinking.And we might have been able to think well around her too
3Like everyone else,students have their fair share of problems.Getting to know a new environment,forming relationships with other students,and surviving on limited financial resources are all typical problems.
4Talk to some of your friends after a lecture or a tutorial and you will probably find they remember
different things about it–which may be more or less relevant to the teacher’s aims.下课后或是听过一次个别指导后，如果你和朋友们聊一聊，你可能会发现他们所记住的东西不尽相同，但或多或少都与老师的教学目的相关。
5Effective reading requires you to vary your rate and style of reading according both to the type of reading material and your purpose in reading it.
1老师很有可能不欣赏不会独立思考的学生。(not think much of…;think for oneself)
It is most likely that a teacher won’t think much of a student who cannot think for himself.
When he was in high school,hardly anyone had been encouraged,much less trained,to do scientific experiments.
3嫉妒是由懒惰和无知造成的。(the result of…)
Envy is the result of laziness and ignorance.
4有些大学生是根据自己的专业来选择志愿服务的，而不是碰到什么就做什么。(volunteer job;rather than)
Rather than picking any volunteer job,some college students choose activities based on their majors.
5最好的办法就是把学生分成若干小组，让他们针对具体的问题进行讨论。(break up…into…;focus on)The best approach is to break the students up into several groups so that they can focus their discussion on specific problems.
1.Mobile phones have been the biggest factor of change in everyday behaviour in Britain over the past15years.Today it is thought that there are more than55million mobile phone subscribers,a rise from less than10million in1997.
2.Now it has been announced that the signal range throughout London will be extended,nowhere in London will be beyond the reach of a mobile phone,not even the Underground.
3.This subject of research aroused my interest and took me the length and breadth of France.
4.These episodes and incidents all involve a cultural bump,something which you notice usually with curiosity,usually with pleasure,occasionally with shock or embarrassment.
5.But it's not a matter of knowing all the conventions and rituals in different cultures.It's impossible to collect all the information you might need to be relaxed in the many different cultures around the world.
1.据估计，目前中国4亿手机用户中，有大约一半人的隐私受到了威胁。(it is estimated that...;privacy)
It is estimated that today,to privacy of half of the0.4billion mobile phones subscribers is in danger.
2.人们在购买生活必需品上的花费越少，他们安排诸如旅游等娱乐活动就越多。(the less...the more...)The less people spend on daily necessities,the more arrangements they will make for leisure activities such as travelling.
3.对我来说，旅游最大的好处就是可以去不同的地方，了解不同文化背景下人们的生活方式以及传统习俗。(What I especially like about...is...)What I especially like about travelling is that I can go to different places and learn about particular lifestyles, conventions and customs in different cultures.
4.在大多数情况下，文化碰撞激起的是人们对不同文化的好奇心，只有在极少数情况下，文化碰撞会造成尴尬。(culture bump; on rare occasions)In most cases,cultural bumps arouse people’s curiosity about different cultures.Only on rare occasions can they cause embarrassment.
5.你可以保留自主选择的权利，但作为一个成年人，你做事不要冲动。(reserve the right to;act on impulse)You can reserve the right to make your own choices,but as an adult,you should not act on impulse.
1.Her lips were half asunder as if she meant to speak;and she drew a deep breath,but it escaped in a sigh,instead of a
2.I've no more business to marry Edgar Linton than I have to be in heaven.
3.Whatever our souls are made of,his and mine are the same,and Linton's is as different as a moonbeam from lightning,or frost from fire.
4.I kissed with my eyes，closed and opened，them on her wrinkles.
5.I give you an onion.Its fierce kiss will stay on your lips,possessive and faithful
as we are,for as long as we are.
1.那位身穿红衬衫的人突然收起假笑，露出他的本来面目。(turn off;false smile;true colours)
Suddenly the man in the red shirt turned off his false smile and showed his true colours.
The husband flatly contradicted his wife’s claim that he was too lazy to do the housework.
3.经理已经做出保证，在他的任期结束之前，他不会离任。(pledge one's word;leave office;term)
The manager pledged his word that he would not leave the office until the last day of his term.
He didn’t realize that his fascination for her beauty had blinded him to her faults.
On hearing that the police had finally found her child in the woods,the young lady shed tears.
1.There's nothing comparable to the feeling of power and importance I get when I go shopping.购物时，那种地位显赫、身价
2.Psychologists see shopaholism as an addiction which can benefit from treatment.The symptoms include behaviour
which is adapted to avoid reality,a loss of control,an illusion of freedom,or a combination of all three.
3.Linda,Kate and Carina are not exceptions.They're like many women all over the world,all with stories which have a happy beginning but end in despair.And like all addicts on the road to recovery,they take it one day at a time.
4.There are no time limits,there aren't even any specific objectives,we can just spend the whole day wandering around, trying things on and chatting about nothing in particular.
5.But if he agrees to cooperate,the big advantage in shopping with your boyfriend is that he shows you more affection than usual,and will even want to hold your hand.It's because he knows no one can shop single-handed.
Make sure the stamp is firmly attached to the letter before you drop it into the mailbox.
2.很多青少年痴迷网络游戏，这会对他们的身心健康造成损害。(be addicted to)
Many youngsters are addicted to net games,which can damage their physical and mental health.
3.她坐在桌子旁边读报，看上去好像什么事也没发生过。(for all the world)
She sat at the table reading the newspaper,looking for all the world as if nothing had happened.
4.我本打算去购物中心购物以缓解压力，但后来我改主意了。我决定好好睡一觉。(change one's mind)
I had intended to reduce stress by shopping in the mall,but I changed my mind.I decided to have a good sleep instead.
The Congress has rejected the latest economic proposal put forward by the President because it provoked widespread criticism.
1As a small boy I was always fascinated at the sounds the coins made as they were dropped into the jar.
They landed with a merry jingle when the jar was almost empty.Then the tones gradually muted to a
dull thud as the jar was filled.小时候，我对那些硬币落在坛子里发出的碰撞声总是很着迷。当坛子几乎还是空着的时候，它们
2My dad was a man of few words,and never lectured me on the values of determination,perseverance,
and faith.The pickle jar had taught me all these virtues far more eloquently than the most flowery of words could have done.（?注意values和the most flowery of words的意思。)爸爸是一个沉默寡言的人，从来没有对我讲过决心、毅力和信仰等价值观的重要性。但是这个泡菜坛却教给了我这些美德，它的说服力远远胜过了华丽的辞藻。
3To my amazement,there,as if it had never been removed,stood the old pickle jar,the bottom already covered with coins.（?这句话的主体结构是there stood the old pickle jar。）
4And I’m thankful for that because,even though we’re still relatively young,I can already see how it’s been an important building block in both our characters.(?注意：that指的是前一句提到的那个事实。building block应意译成“塑造……的基本因素”。)我对此心存感激，因为虽然我们还年轻，可我已经认识到，这对塑造我们的性格起了很大的作用。
5What with playing tennis together and sharing bedrooms until I was15,Serena and I have always been close.(?注意what with的意思。)在我15岁以前，都是和塞雷娜一起打球，还和她睡在同一间卧室里，我们一直亲密无间。
You just remove the desk to another office,and I’ll see to the rest.
2有些美国人认为，对隐私和个人资料的保护妨碍了对恐怖主义和有组织犯罪的打击。(hold back)Some Americans believe that the protection of privacy and personal data holds back the fight against terrorism and organized crime.
3这位著名的科学家将在北京大学发表有关全球气候变化与公共政策的演讲。(lecture on;global climate change)
This well-known scientist will lecture at Peking University on global climate change and public policy.
4鲍勃需要控制自己，别再贪玩和浪费机会了。(get oneself together)
Bob needs to get himself together and stop playing around and wasting his opportunity.
5当约翰踩到香蕉皮滑倒的时候，那几个搞恶作剧的男孩放声大笑。(fall over;mischievous;laugh one’s head off)
As John slipped on the banana skin and fell over,those mischievous boys laughed their heads off.
1.For George,the city was like an over-familiar elderly lady,who in the right light,reminded him of her past beauty,but who had lately become rather tiresome.
2.Despite his cynical and pessimistic nature,he especially enjoyed the classic works of travel writing,so that from the deep warmth of his armchair,he could travel in his mind to the farthest reaches of the world.
3.George was suddenly struck by the realization that as a stranger,he would never experience the warmth and colours of his mind.Perhaps the Provence of Pagnol,like elsewhere in the world,might be the reality.
4.But unfortunately,not one but two song-and-dance groups had been booked,not only rivals but deadly enemies,and neither wanted to yield to the other.
5.A hundred or more people were squashed into a large cupboard,everyone too embarrassed to correct their mistake by leaving,everyone laughing as quietly as they could.