英语日常口语、习惯语1500句(高级)(3)

       41 Hang 是个常用的单词,几本意思是“挂,吊”。口语中加上in 或者on后,其意思是坚持。Hang in there, OK? 再在那里坚持一会。Everybody hanging on. 每个人都再坚持一下。Stay on. 也是“再坚持一会”
  All relationships go through rough times. You just have to hang in there. 每种关系都会经历难关,所以你坚持下去就好了。
  Just hang on in there. The physical training is tough but it’s worth it. 你一定要坚持下去,体育训练难度较大,但这代价是值得付的。
  Hang around 的意思是闲逛。你进商店,老板会问:What can I do for you? 你则可以回答:I am just hanging around.我只是随便看看。
  Most husbands hate hanging around with their wives in the mall. It’s so boring! 大部分的先生都不喜欢跟老婆去逛商场,太无聊了。
  I don’t like to hang around here after dark. 天黑后我不喜欢在这里逛了。
  He had stupidly hung around — just to see what the cops were doing — and ended up being arrested!他在这里看热闹实在是笨,他就是想看看警察在干什么,结果把自己给弄抓起来了。
  Hang up with 是约会的意思。He is hanging up now with Jane.
  42. 如果有人无所事事,你就可以说:Get a job. 去做点正事吧。
  43.No need to panic. Don’t panic不要慌张。
  44.You made your point. 我明白你的观点(意见)了。或者:I heard you.
  45.You are nasty. 你真是可恶。nasty weather; a nasty trick nasty是个常用词,表示厌恶。
  46.Stay cool, man. 老兄,多多保重。相当于Take care.
  47.That is a wishful thinking. 想得美。也可以说是day dream白日梦。You are day dreaming. "He lives in a dream that has nothing to do with reality"
  48.Let us keep it that way. 还是原样吧。就这么办吧。
  49.Can you drop it? 能不能不谈这事了?
  50.What is there for me (you)?两个人谈合作,你看了半天,都是对方得益,于是你就可以说这句话了:我的好处在哪里?也可以说:Where is my cut?
51.Back To Basics 从头来,回到起点,回到基础的东西。
  This is really complicated for me now, please get back to basics, OK?这真的有点复杂了,我搞不懂,能不能从头说一遍?
  又可以说:Back To Square One 这是一个美式足球的术语,球又从新开始。
  Voters send tax relief back to square one. 投票人将缓税计划打回原宫。
  表示“基本”的另一个词组是 the nuts and bolts
  The nuts and bolts of college writing 大学写作初阶
  nut 是螺帽, bolt 螺钉,螺帽螺钉是最基本的的东西,合在一起就是“基础”。
  52.Licking good 味道好极了,licking是舔的意思,例如手抓羊肉,吃完后,再舔舔手,证明好吃。 It is licking good.
  53.My toes feel very itchy. It’s really irritating. I think I have an athlete’s foot. 我脚趾痒得很,真烦人,我想我是得了香港脚气。夏天还一个常常弄得皮肤很痒的是痱子Heat rash或heat burns,中暑是heat stroke,那就不是痒的问题了,搞不好要命。
  54.I really miss my good old days. Now age has set in.我真怀念以前那些美好的日子,现在是年岁不饶人呀。
  55.I owe you. 我欠你一次情。
  56.Do they buy it? 他们买帐吗?
  57.Don’t just talk to his mind, talk to his heart. 不仅要诉之于理,更是要动之以情。
  58.That psycho scared me. 美国曾有部恐怖片,片名就是是《psycho》,主角是一个连环杀手,患有精神病。所以那些行为古怪的人也叫psycho.
  59.You need to get yourself together. 你得清醒清醒。
  60.Guru 这个词最近几年最流行,原意是指印度教、佛教里的教师,现在也指新兴的宗教里的老师,进而泛指大师,也可译成大鳄。有时有戏称的味道。Diet guru 营养大师

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