作者：沪江英语 来源：沪江英语 2013-08-22 17:47
1、Stefan's off the rails.
e.g: At 17 he suddenly went off the rails and started stealing.
2、The sheriff has me slip it into the coffee here every now and then.
every now and then/again = every so often
e.g: I still see her every now and then.
3、I don't know why you think that you're a lost cause.
e.g: Trying to interest my son in classical music is a lost cause.
5、He's flipped the switch.
flip a switch
e.g: You start the fan by just flipping this switch.
6、Did you miss the part where I checked out of all this?
e.g: I'm not the kind of person who checks out.
7、Yeah, but Damon's not exactly in the mood to help right now.
e.g: I don't want to talk about it now. I'm not in the mood.
8、Yeah, but he's still holding on to his humanity, which means he can still be saved.
e.g: The soldiers held on to the bridge for three more days.
9、Look, he would never give up on me. I'm not gonna give up on him.
e.g: He'd been in a coma for six months, and doctors had almost given up on him.