课文详注 Further notes on the text
1．…the drunk was unaware of the danger.
While she read the book, she was unaware of the noise around her.
I was unaware that you were coming.
2．it suddenly caught sight of the drunk
catch sight of是个固定短语，意为“看见”、“发现”：
As I came out of the shop, I caught sight of Dan in the crowd.
3．sensitive to criticism
Mary is sensitive to smells.
Mary has a sensitive ear.
You're too sensitive.
4．The drunk, however, seemed quite sure of himself.
be/ feel sure of oneself 表示“有自信心”：
She's always so sure of herself.
5．The crowd broke into cheers…
break into 的含义之一是“突然发出／做出”、“突然……起来”，有控制不住的含义：
On hearing the news, she broke into tears.
When Sally saw the woman wearing a hat that looked like a lighthouse, she broke into laughter.
6．Even the bull seemed to feel sorry for him, for it looked on sympathetically until the drunk was out of the way before once more turning its attention to the matador.
Many people just looked on while the two men robbed a woman.
（2）out of the way为固定短语，可以表示“不挡道”、“不碍事”：
While making meat pies, I always order the children to keep out of the way.