Unit 1
Hit the Nail on the Head
Dictionary Work
  1. force (the nail) into the right place, make something unmistakably clear
  2. painstaking, meticulous
  3. very far away
  4. widespread, common
  5. British English for newspaper editorial
  6. pressure, compulsion
  7. be typical of; serve as the typical example of
  8. prove to be contrary; refute
  9. die, pass away; come to an end
  10. poverty-stricken, penniless
Workbook,p
  3.III.Translation
  1. After citing many facts and giving a number of statistical figures, he finally drove home his point.
  2. It took us half a year more or less to carry through the research project.
  3. What he said was so subtle that we could hardly make out his true intention.
  4. His new book looks squarely at the contemporary social problems.
  5. The younger generation today are very much alive to the latest information found on the Internet.
  6. It is a matter of opinion whether a foreign language is more easily learned in one’s childhood or otherwise.
  7. Never lose heart in the face of a setback; take courage and deal with it squarely.
  8. Rice, meat, vegetables, and fruit constitute a balanced diet. Unit 2 Beware the Dirty Seas Dictionary Work
  1. (v.) to pour as if from a sluice(水闸), i.e., a man-made passage for water fitted with a gate for stopping and regulating the flow;(n.) a channel controlling water flow
  2. further the development of; care for
  3. develop gradually (by a long continuous process)
  4. (of a disease) found regularly in a particular place
  5. repetition. The literal meaning of “litany” is “ a prayer consisting of a series of invocations and supplications by the leader with responses by the congregation”.
  6. pour; flood with water to clean out
  7. exist unseen
  8. liquid wastes, such as chemicals or sewage that flows out from a factory or some other places into a river or the sea
  9. very small forms of plant and animal life that live in a body of water 浮游生物
  10. unpleasant sticky substance, such as the thick sticky liquid on the skin of various fish
Workbook,p16II.Translation
  1. One man’s effort is not enough to cope with such a complicated situation.
  2. When do you think the new IT (information technology) regulations will take effect?
  3. The chances of winning a prize in a lottery are slim; perhaps only a one-in-a-hundred chance.
  4. It is deplorable that many a youngster has fallen victim to the use of drugs.
  5. There is virtually no one who is in favor of his proposal.
  6. Beware of the swindler with a slick tongue and a smiling face.
  7. Don’t touch the bag! The explosive in it may blow up at any minute. Your life will be at risk.
  8. He looked quite confident about the job, though some doubts lurked in the depth of his mind. Unit 3 My Friend,Albert Einstein Dictionary Work
  1. a clever way of doing sth.
  2. have respect as well as fear and reverence for
  3. unexpectedly surprising; astounding
  4. traces
  5. finally; after a long series of events
  6. hard to deal with; unmanageable
  7. assail a problem again and again until it is solved, just like a dog bitting some small animals repeatedly, shaking it or pulling at it with the teeth
  8. ((archaic) cessation, pause
  9. Seeming to be reasonable
  10. An insecure scheme
  11. Unutterable; incapable of being expressed in words
  12. Indescribably quaint or strange
Workbook,p
  27.III.Translation
  1. He honked his car horn to alert the pedestrians.
  2. The fast development of Information technology is an outstanding example of human endeavor.
  3. Mary groped for the appropriate words to express her indebtedness to her teacher.
  4. The school principal’s plain words conveyed a message of challenge to the young people.
  5. Don’t tamper with the wires, or you may cause a short circuit.
  6. He thought he could beat everyone at the competition, but his excessive confidence failed him.
  7. What he said seemed simple and clear, but there was an implied meaning that we couldn’t quite fathom.
  8. He tried to steer the group’s random talk towards some constructive subjects. Unit 4 The Invisible Poor Dictionary Work
  1. lasting for ever or for a long time
  2. roads with deep, narrow marks made by the wheels of vehicles

  3. be freed from a duty, service, payment, etc.
  4. a large building, especially one in the poor part of a city, which is divided into small flats which ware rented cheaply
  5. wealthy, prosperous
  6. / / make worse by adding (sth.) to ... ( often used in the passive)
  7. relating to human experience ( a formal word)
  8. sensational, shocking
  9. people who have lost all their possessions
  10. doubtful as to whether sth. will happen or whether it is worthwhile
  11. connection
  12. writing about reform in the past that sounded fine and important, but were really insincere and meaningless
Workbook,p
  37.III.Translation
  1. Can I be exempt from the regular physical examination this year? I just had one three months ago before I went to the summer camp.
  2. Could you tell me again what I should do next? What you said yesterday has slipped out of my mind.
  3. We all assumed that Dave was a trustworthy person, but it turned out that we were wrong.
  4. His misfortune was compounded by his wife’s illness and his loss of job.
  5. Whether or not there are living beings in outer space is of perennial interest to man.
  6. When you are under great strain, you will not be able to think clearly.
  7. Jim tends to lose his temper when his advice is not heeded.
  8. In spite of his great learning, the teacher finds it difficult to articulate his students’ needs. Unit 7 Grouping the Gifted: Pro Dictionary Work
  1. belonging to an individual from birth
  2. an activity that one engages in as a profession, vocation, or avocation
  3. person who practices athletics; competitor or skilled performer in physical exercises
  4.
  4. in such a way that members are very different from one another
  5. standard on which a decision may be based
  6. one who has an offensive air of superiority (here, in matter of knowledge)
  7. a socially superior group
  8. put (ideas, etc.) gradually but firmly into someone’s mind by continuous effort
  9. encourage; stimulate into greater activity
  10. present and capable of becoming though not now visible or active
  11. rise or increase rapidly
  12. produce an advantage, especially as a result of an earlier action (dividend; that part of the money made by a business which is divided among those who own shares in the business 红利)
Workbook,p
  73.III.Translation

  1. Her questions about the functioning of the software manifests a great interest in Information Technology on her part.
  2. We have no grounds to prove the validity of the theory of the “missing link.”
  3. To a certain extent, his reasoning is valid, but not as a general rule.
  4. His tireless efforts yielded great fruits?a new theory in genetics.
  5. Don’t think that all great scientists are endowed with special talents?it’s 99% of perspiration and only 1% of inspiration that make them great.
  6. What criteria did you use when you elected the chairperson of the Students’ Union?
  7. Can you identify the handwriting of all your students?
  8. Whether or not the outcome is successful lies with the efforts made by the candidates. Unit 8 Why Nothing Works Dictionary Work
  1. a man of learning, especially a person with detailed knowledge in some specialized field
  2. an immediate inference from a proved proposition
  3. defeat, prevent by prior measures
  4. a pledge to follow certain beliefs or a certain course of action, devotion (to duty etc.)
  5. a usually small object (as a tool or an ornament) showing human workmanship that has special historical interest
  6. bring to mind
  7. the tip of a weapon that is thrust forward; spear or arrowhead
  8. a group of people formed for some common purpose and often with a leader
  9. trade by exchanging one commodity for another
  10. a withdrawing or separation of a person from an object or position of former attachment; a feeling of not belonging to or being part of one’s surroundings
Workbook,p
  85.III.Translation
  1. The harsh reality of daily life dispelled all his hopes for a bright future.
  2. Our sports meet will be postponed to next week because of the unpredictable weather.
  3. Every visitor to this exhibition must show his/her identity card no matter who he/she is.
  4. The renovation plan for the old city centre is subject to the approval of the municipal government.
  5. His hopes withered away after he had experienced one failure after another.
  6. E-mail is so quick and convenient in sending message that it may soon replace ordinary mail service.
  7. The sight of the Great Wall evoked a sense of wonder in him.
  8. The maintenance of quality-control instruments can be very costly Unit 9 Where is the News leading us?
Dictionary Work
  1. a conference in which experts or scholars discuss a certain subject

  2. examine very closely and carefully
  3. misrepresentation; a false or dishonest account
  4. (in this context) sensational, shocking, disturbing
  5. crash violently into; run into ( one another)
  6. a component part of sth.
  7. one who holds back/prevents
  8. exhaust, use up, reduce
  9. disbelief in the sincerity of human motives
  10. remedy, corrective; sth. That prevent or counteracts
  11. picture mentally, imagine, visualize
  12. a picture ludicrously exaggerating the peculiarities or defects of persons or things
Workbook,p
  97.III.Translation
  1. If there is anything you are not clear about the device, address our inquiry to our head office.
  2. Before we put the new plan into practice, we had better scrutinize every aspect of it to make sure that it is practicable.
  3. We expect that there will be a change for the better in this area after the new regulations are implemented.
  4. Don’t take his words literally. He’s just cracking a joke.
  5. The prospect of employing nitrogen fixation in agriculture is promising.
  6. His attempt at contriving a correcting fluid which leaves no marks on paper ended in failure.
  7. The non-Chinese-speaking foreigner gestured to make a request, but he just couldn’t get his idea across.
  8. Without considering the urgency of the matter, he gave us a flat refusal, once and for all.
 

相关内容

新编英语教程8课文一些重点句子的翻译

   About seven years ago, I accepted an invitation to participate in a seminar on the ethical and moral problems of American society that was sponsored by the Aspen Institute in Colorado. Among the other invited guests were business executives, college ...

新编英语教程_(III)

   新编英语教程_(III) 新编英语教程_(III) 新编英语教程 最牛英语口语培训模式:躺在家里练口语,全程外教一对一,三个月畅谈无阻! 最牛英语口语培训模式:躺在家里练口语,全程外教一对一,三个月畅谈无阻! 太平洋英语,免费体验全部外教一对一课程 体验全部外教一对一课程: 太平洋英语,免费体验全部外教一对一课程:http://www.pacificenglish.cn EXPRESSIONS OF A NEW ENGLISH COURSE BOOK THREE UNIT 1 1. be s ...

新编英语教程(1-3册)

   港澳台硕士研究生招生考试参考书目 中山大学 2010 年港澳台硕士研究生招生考试参考书目 101 102 英语: 英语:①《新编英语教程》(1-3册),李观仪等,上海外语教育出版社,1999。 俄语: 俄语:①《俄语入门》第二册,周鼎、徐振新编,外语教学与研究出版社,2000。②《大学俄语基础教 程》第二、三册,张智罗、童强等,高等教育出版社,1994。 103 日语: 日语:①《中日交流标准日本语》初级上、下册,集体合著,人民教育出版社、光村图书出版株式会社, 2005。 104 105 ...

新编英语语法教程答案

   Original Message Key to Exercises Ex.1A 1. A. his homework B. quickly, to play 2. A. The huge black horse B. the race 3. A. have thought about B. going into space 4. A. warms up and crawls B. out of the bag 5. A. one of the most beautiful planets t ...

疯狂英语 教材

   Absolutely. 是这样;当然是;正是如此;绝对如此。 【发音秘诀】一个单词就包含了四个元音:大开口夸张“90度”音[ ]、经典收小腹减肥放松 “鹅”音[ ]、小圆唇长“乌”音[ ]和经典收小腹减肥短“衣”音[ ]。一个单词的发音就包含如此 多的学问,这就是李阳疯狂英语的不同之处! A: Do you think I should take a Crazy English class? B: Oh, absolutely. Crazy English helped me a lot. ...

法律英语教程

   How to study legal English? www.fsoo.com Perry MSN: Lawyer@fsoo.com Lawspirit copyright Legal Careers Legal Secretary 8k Oral English Translator 8k8k-40k Legal Translation Paralegal (assistant) 10K10K-30K Legal Research Associate (lawyer) 100K Lawy ...

商务英语教程

   第 1 页 共 309 页 第一单元 应征面谈 介绍公司 问题沟通 带领新人 对公众说话 就任新职 推销产品 升职感言 欢送场合 呈报提案 调查报告 主持会议 圣诞晚会 面对客户 庆功宴上 总结会议 第二单元 主持会议 问与答的技巧 用英语开会 同意与反对 提出解决方案 结束会议 请求说明 比较方案 表示立场 面对紧急事件 以反建议辨驳原议 第三单元 买卖过招第一回 谈判得失细思量 期限佣金好商量 商业谈判英语 你来我往价格战 技术转移互得利 运筹帷幄转颓势 把手言欢定合约 争取产品代理权 ...

初一新编英语教材

   www.doyouedu.com 初一英语(上) 多优辅导站??用成绩说话! Phrases 1. meet 4. lesson 7. Miss 9. year 12. from 15. match 18. city 20. English 23. blackboard 口语交际 1.What’s your name ? 你叫什么名字? My name is Lingling. 我叫玲玲。 你来自哪里? 2.Where are you from ? I’m from Wuhan. 我来自武汉 ...

国际商务英语-----教程

   商贸电子 "advancement, payment on account" "bottleneck" restrictions 瓶颈制约 "fair, meeting" 洽谈会 等外品 "off-grade goods, rejects" 垫付 "subunderwriting, distribution" IPRs (产品)分销 买一送一 优势互补 知识产权 "two-for-o ...

剑桥商务英语教程

   Business English A communication skill course Course Orientation What is business What is Business English What is BEC BUSINESS The activity of making money by producing or buying and selling goods or providing services BUSINESS ENGLISH Business En ...

热门内容

高考英语单选技巧

   命题陷阱一:题干是以对话的形式出现的, 命题陷阱一:题干是以对话的形式出现的,命题者在答语中故意省去上下文已提到的相同 部分来迷惑考生, 部分来迷惑考生,增加试题难度 解题技巧:考生若能根据上下文把省去的部分补充完整 正确答案就显而易见了。 考生若能根据上下文把省去的部分补充完整, 解题技巧 考生若能根据上下文把省去的部分补充完整,正确答案就显而易见了。 1.Where did you get to know her? It was on the farm d we worked. (200 ...

英语发音练习的10个经典规律

   英语发音练习的 10 个经典规律 发布: 2010-3-08 14:11 作者: E 社会 来源: E 社会 查看: 0 次【字体:变小 变大】 TAG: 学习方法 学习贴士 英语发音 英语学习 一个说英语不超过十个小时的中国人,根本就没有什么顽固的英语口音 规律一 一个说英语不超过十个小时的中国人,根本就没有什么顽固的英语口音 对于不自信的同学我们应该这样来理解,我们虽然学外语十几年了,读的却不多,真正到说 就更少的可怜了,所以即使有错误习惯,或是发音的口音都不是什么大问题,况且对于一个 ...

上海2004-2005年高考英语模拟试题

   高考英语 英语模拟试题 上海 2004-2005 年高考英语模拟试题 第一卷 听力部分 Part A Short Conversations Directions: In Part A, you will hear ten short conversations between two speakers. At the end of each conversation, a third voice will ask a question about it, read the four pos ...

新视野大学英语(第二版)第三册答案

   第三册 新视野大学英语(第二版) 新视野大学英语(第二版)第三册 Unit 1 III 1 beneath 2 disguised 3 whistles 4 restrain 5 grasp 6 longing 7 praying 8 faithful 9 pledge 10 drain IV 1 tell …on you 2 track down 3 work it out 4 picking on me 5 reckoned with 6 call on 7 on his own 8 g ...

2011年中国青少年英语能力大赛实施细则

   中国青少年英语能力大赛组委会 2011 年中国青少年英语能力大赛 暨英语新课程改革教学成果展示活动 实施细则 一、活动宗旨 1 通过中国青少年英语能力大赛推进国家《英语课程标准》的实施,引导教师将课程目标落 到实处,实现“英语课程的学习,既是学生通过英语学习和实践活动逐步掌握英语知识和技能、 提高语言实际运用能力的过程,又是磨砺意志、陶冶情操、拓展视野、丰富生活经历、开发思 维能力、发展个性和提高人文素质的过程” 。 2. 中国青少年英语能力大赛采用灵活多样的活动形式,力争通过富含语言技能、 ...