9 O liver starts another life
In a comfortable, pleasant
sitting－room, the two ladies of the house waited anxiously
for the doctor and the police to arrive. The owner of the house, Mrs May lie, was an older woman, but her niece, Rose, was a girl of seventeen, whose quiet beauty and gentle charm
won all hearts.
eg: He is anciously waiting for your reply outside.
As soon as the doctor arrived, he ran breathlessly
into the house and burst
into the room without knocking. He was clearly a good friend of the ladies.
解析：短语burst into 闯入、冲进、突然进入；突然爆发
eg: The mob burst into the office ranting and raving.
'I never heard of such a dreadful
thing! You should both be dead of fright! he said to Mrs May lie. 'In the silence of the night, too! Are you both all right? Why didn't you send for me at once? '
eg: It is a dreadful experience for Linda.
'We are quite all right, said Rose, smiling. 'But there's an injured boy upstairs whom aunt wants you to see. '
Dr Losberne went up to examine
O liver, and was there for some time He came down looking rather puzzled
, and asked the two ladies to see the boy with him.
eg: He was puzzled by Jim's reaction.