小D每日一句一周详解(03.31~04.06)

03月31日:I have to prod Edward into paying me what he owes.我得提醒爱德华把他借的钱还给我。

1.prod sb into doing sth.:提醒,劝说某人做某事
例如:Have you ever found yourself making a purchase as a way to try to prod yourself into taking a certain action? (你有没有买某一件东西来作为督促自己做出某一个特定行为的方法?)
          He needs a crisis to prod him into action.(他要事到临头才被迫采取行动。)

04月01日:The roar of the airplane was annoying.飞机的呼啸声很烦人。

1.roar:n. 咆哮,吼叫;轰鸣
例如:The lion's roar could be heard throughout the jungle.(狮子的吼叫声响彻整个丛林。)
          The fan at the window made a small whispering roar.(窗上的通风机发出了耳语般轻微的嗡嗡声。)

04月02日:Are you pulling my leg?你在开我玩笑吗?

1.pull one's leg:开某人的玩笑,愚弄某人
例如:Do not pull my leg .(别开我的玩笑了。)
          Be careful that he doesn't pull your leg.(小心不要被他所欺骗。)

04月03日:It's necessary for me to buy a TV set.我必须买台电视机。

1.it is necessary for sb to do sth对于某人来说做某事是必要的
例如:It is necessary for us to take part in physical labour.(我们参加体力劳动是十分必要的。)
          It is necessary for us to meet again.(我们有必要再见一次面。)

04月04日:The teacher observed the children while they took the test.学生考试时,老师在监考。

1.observe: v. 观察;注意到
例如:As a child, he liked to observe the behaviour of insects.(他小时候喜欢观察昆虫的习性。)
          What did the expedition observe?(这次考察观察什么呢?) 

04月05日How does this dish taste?这道菜的味道怎么样?

1.dish:n. 碟,盘;一道菜,菜肴
例如:This dish has a strong tinge of Chinese cuisine.(这道菜很有些中国菜的风味。)
          This dish is quite palatable.(这个菜很对胃口。)

04月06日:The heavy book fell to the ground with a thud.那本厚书砰地一声掉在地上。

1.thud:n. 砰击声,重击
例如:The book hit the floor with a thud.(这书砰的一声落在地板上。)
         The tree fell to the ground with a thud.树轰隆一声倒在地上。

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