Answer:We need to cut down on our fuel consumption by having fewer cars on the road.

2.电费上涨增加了我们的负担。(add to)

Answer:The rise in power costs has added to our burden.

3.你应该自己判断行事,别总是跟在你哥哥的后面。(follow the lead) Answer:You should judge by yourself, and not always follow your brother’s lead. 4.那种发型今年很流行,但是我想明年就会过时。(in fashion)

Answer:That hairstyle is in fashion this year, but I am afraid it will be out of fashion 2.如果我们能帮得上忙,尽管和我们联系。(contact)

Answer:If there is any way we can be of assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us.

3.他需要多少船务人员才能使他的游艇(yacht)航行?(crew) Answer:How many crew does he need to sail his yacht?

4.虽然她的新书没有上一本好,但是我还是喜欢它。(not quite as) Answer:I enjoyed her new book though it’s not quite as good as her last one. 5.我从未遇到过如此善良的人。(never before) Answer:Never before have I met such a kind person. 6A

next year.

5.在追求真理的过程中,我们注定(fate to)要遭受失败的痛苦。(in one’s quest for) Answer:We are fated to suffer from many failures in our quest for truth. 4B


I’ve never stopped to question whether I’m fit to be what my parents want me to be though I’ve always been listening to my parents.


All the things one has done are influenced by what his habits, his personality, or his way of life tell him he needs to do so.


College is a place where you can work with professors and scholars, so you can learn to be an expert in whatever field you want to be exploring.

4.虽然我常翻阅杂志查看流行时尚,但仍然受到传统服装样式的影响。 Although I look to magazines for fashion, I am still affected by the traditional dressing styles.

5.因为人的本性让我们愿意打扮漂亮,所以我们往往跟着时尚模特的样子做。 Because human nature makes us want to look nice, we follow the lead fashion models give us. 5A

1.我发现量入为出地过日子越来越难了。(increasingly) Answer:I find it increasingly difficult to live within my income. 2.现代政治家们都试图以电视讲话来影响普通百姓。(reach out)

Answer:Modern politicians try to reach out to ordinary people in their TV speeches. 3.应该帮助学生对人生采取积极的态度。(adopt)

Answer:Pupils should be helped to adopt a positive attitude to life. 4.希望全班同学参加这些讨论。(participate in)

Answer:Everyone in the class is expected to participate in these discussions. 5.如果你犯了罪就必须受到惩罚。(crime)

Answer:If you commit a crime you must expect to be punished. 5B

1.她在公共汽车站一直等到末班车进站。(come in) Answer:She waited at the bus stop until the last bus came in.

1.在这个国家,以前从来没有这么多的人参加慢跑运动。 Never before had so many people gone in for jogging in this country.

2.火箭升空的一刹那,所有的人都显得很激动。突然,火箭爆炸 ,燃成了一个火球。

All the people appeared to be excited the moment the rocket reared up into the sky when it suddenly exploded into a ball of flames. 3.4点30分,飞机被劫持开往邻国。

It was 4:30 P.M. when the airplane was hijacked and directed to a neighbor country. 4.包括9个在海外工作的,全班30个同学都回来参加了聚会。

All 30 classmates came back for the reunion party, including nine alumni who are now working overseas.

5.警察仔细搜寻了凶杀现场,只找到一个仍在黑暗中冒着轻烟的烟头。 All that remained as the police combed through the scene of the murder was a cigarette end still smoking and flashing in the darkness. 6B

1.公共汽车放慢速度并停下,让那位乘客上车。(slow down)

Answer:The bus slowed down and stopped to allow the passenger to get on board. 2.许多车子都驶过去了,可是没有一辆愿意让我们搭便车。(roll by) Answer:Many vehicles rolled by, but no one offered us a ride. 3.请勿践踏草地。(get off) Answer:Please get off the grass.

4.他按妻子的吩咐,一下班就去了市场。(make one’s way)

Answer:He made his way to the marketplace right after work, as his wife had asked him to do.

5.值得庆幸的是,史蒂夫(Steve)从自行车上摔下来时没有摔断骨头。(luckily) Answer:Luckily, Steve didn’t break any bones when he fell off his bike. 7A

1.我们得把感情放在一边,从专业的(professional)角度来对待这件事。(from a...standpoint)

Answer:We have to put aside our emotions and take it from a professional standpoint. 2.这部戏非常精彩,我很快就沉浸于激动人心的剧情之中。(lose oneself in) Answer:The play was so wonderful that I soon lost myself in the excitement of it. 3. 她没有什么爱好 —— 除非你把看电视也算是一种爱好。(unless) Answer:She hasn’t got any hobbies — unless you call watching TV a hobby. 4.他说他是直接从市长本人那里得到这个信息的。(first-hand)

Answer:He said that he had got the information first-hand from the Mayor himself.