256 English sentences you must remember

A

1. a big headache令人头痛的事情

2. a fraction of 一部分

3. a matter of concern 焦点

4. a series of 一系列,一连串above all 首先,尤其是

5. absent from不在,缺席

6. abundant in富于

7. account for 解释

8. accuse sb. of sth.控告

9. add to增加(add up to)

10. after all 毕竟,究竟

11. agree with同意

12. ahead of time / schedule提前

13. ahead of 在...之前(ahead of time 提前)

14. alien to与...相反

15. all at once 突然,同时

16. all but 几乎;除了...都

17. all of a sudden 突然

18. all over again 再一次,重新

19. all over 遍及

20. all right 令人满意的;可以

21. all the same 仍然,照样的

22. all the time 一直,始终

23. angry with sb. at/about sth.生气,愤怒

24. anxious about/for忧虑,担心

25. anything but 根本不

26. apart from 除...外(有/无)

27. appeal to 吸引,申诉,请求

28. applicable to适用于

29. apply to适用

30. appropriate for/to适当,合适

31. approximate to近似,接近

32. apt at聪明,善于

33. apt to易于

34. around the clock夜以继日

35. as a matter of fact 实际上

36. as a result(of) 因此,由于

37. as a rule 通常,照例

38. as far as ...be concerned 就...而言

39. as far as 远至,到...程度

40. as follows 如下

41. as for 至于,关于

42. as good as 和...几乎一样

43. as if 好像,防腐

44. as regards 关于,至于

45. as to 至于,关于

46. as usual 像平常一样,照例

47. as well as 除...外(也),即...又

48. as well 同样,也,还

49. ashamed of羞愧,害臊

50. aside from 除...外(还有)

51. ask for the moon异想天开

52. at a loss 茫然,不知所措

53. at a time 一次,每次

54. at all costs 不惜一切代价

55. at all events 不管怎样,无论怎样

56. at all times 随时,总是

57. at all 丝毫(不),一点也不

58. at any rate 无论怎样,至少

59. at best 充其量,至多

60. at first sight 乍一看,初看起来

61. at first 最初,起先

62. at hand 在手边,在附近

63. at heart 内心里,本质上

64. at home 在家,在国内

65. at intervals 不时,每隔...

66. at large 大多数,未被捕获的

67. at last 终于

68. at least 至少

69. at length 最终,终于

70. at most 至多,不超过

71. at no time 从不,决不

72. at one time 曾经,一度;同时

73. at present 目前,现在

74. at someone's disposal 任...处理

75. at the cost of 以...为代价

76. at the mercy of 任凭...摆布

77. at the moment 此刻,目前

78. at this rate 照此速度

79. at times 有时,间或

80. aware of意识到

 

B

 

81. back and forth 来回地,反复地

82. back of 在...后面

83. back up后备,支援

84. bare of几乎没有,缺乏

85. be able to do能够

86. be around差不多

87. be available to sb.可用,可供

88. be bound to一定

89. be capable of doing能够

90. be concerned with 关心…,涉足…

91. be dying to渴望

92. be fed up with受够了be tired of

93. be in hospital 住院

94. be in season 上市的/in peak season旺季

95. be in the mood to do sth. 想做

96. be pressed for time时间不够

97. be tied up with忙于

98. be under the weather 身体不好

99. beat around the bush 拐弯没角

100. beat the crowd 避开人群

101. before long 不久以后

102. behind schedule 误点

103. bent on sth. 下定决心做…

104. beside point 离题的,不相干的

105. beyond one's ability超越某人的能力

106. beyond question 毫无疑问

107. book on reserve 须留的图书

108. booked up 订完了

109. bound for开往

110. break down抛锚

111. break though突破

112. break up with和某人分手be through with / be finished with

113. bring about 使…发生

114. bring someone up to date帮某人赶上help someone catch up

115. by accident 偶然

116. by air 通过航空途径

117. by all means 尽一切办法,务必

118. by and by 不久,迟早

119. by chance 偶然,碰巧

120. by far 最,...得多

121. by hand 用手,用体力

122. by itself 自动地,独自地

123. by means of 用,依靠

124. by mistake 错误地,无意地

125. by no means 决不,并没有

126. by oneself 单独地,独自地

127. by reason of 由于

128. by the way 顺便说说

129. by virtue of 借助,由于

130. by way of 经由,通过...方法

 

C

 

131. call off取消

132. call on号召,邀请,点某人的名,拜访

133. capable of能够

134. careful of/about/with小心,注意

135. certain of /about确信,肯定

136. chair a meeting 主持会议

137. charge sb. with sth.控告

138. clear of没有,不接触

139. clever at善于

140. close to接近,亲近

141. come in contact with 与…取得联系

142. come out of sth. alive大难不死

143. come up (with)提出,拿出

144. comparable to/with比作/比较

145. conscious of察觉到,意识到

146. consequent on随之而来

147. considerate towards体谅,体贴

148. contemporary with与...同时代

149. content with满足于

150. contrary to违反

151. cost someone an arm and a leg代价很大

152. count down倒计时

153. count one's chickens before they are hatched过于乐观

154. count on依靠

155. count on依靠

156. count the day期待

157. count the day期待

158. counter to与...相反

159. crazy about热衷,着迷

160. critical of挑剔,批评

161. cry in one's beer借酒消愁

162. cry on one's shoulder依靠

163. curious about好奇,想知道

164. cut down on 减少

165. cut down削减

166. cut in插入

167. cut off切断

168. cut out切除

169. cut someone short打断

170. cut through抄近路

171. cut up切碎

 

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172. die out 灭绝

173. distinct from种类(风格)不同

174. do the laundry洗衣服

175. doubtful of /about怀疑

176. drop by / in 顺路拜访

177. due to 由于,因为

 

E

 

178. each other 互相

179. easier said than done说起来容易做起来难

180. east of在...东面

181. equal to相等,胜任

182. equivalent to等于,相当于

183. essential to/for必不可少

184. even if/though 即使,虽然

185. ever so 非常,极其

186. every now and then 时而,偶尔

187. every other 每隔一个的

188. except for 除了...外

189. expert at/in/on善于

 

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190. face to face 面对面地

191. faculty members 教职员工

192. faithful to忠实于

193. fall flat 平躺在地上

194. familiar to sb为...所熟悉

195. familiar with sth熟悉,通晓

196. far from 远非,远离

197. fatal to致命的

198. favorable to支持,赞成

199. fearful of惧怕

200. feel at home熟悉

201. feel blue心情不好

202. feel free to随便

203. figure out sth. 解决

204. fit for适于

205. flat tire轮胎没气

206. flat tire轮胎没气

207. fond of喜欢

208. for ever 永远

209. for good 永久地

210. for the better 好转

211. for the moment 暂时,目前

212. for the present 暂时,目前

213. for the sake of 为了,为了...的利益

214. for the time being 暂时,眼下

215. foreign to非...所原有

216. free of /from未受...;免费

217. free with康慨,大方

218. from time to time 有时,不时

219. full up客满

 

G

 

220. get a bargain 买到便宜货

221. get nowhere with 毫无进展

222. get over恢复

223. get used to习惯于

224. give off发出

225. give someone a big hand为某人鼓掌

226. give someone a hand帮忙

227. go about sth. 开始做…

228. go after追求

229. go ahead同意做某事

230. go by遵守

231. go down下降,往下传

232. go for竭尽全力做

233. go into进入,开始从事

234. go off出发

235. go out熄灭,外出

236. go over复习

237. go over复习,从头到尾检查一遍

238. go round/around足够分配

239. go sightseeing 去观光

240. go steady with和某人确定关系

241. go through从头到尾

242. go without单独

243. guilty of有...罪的

 

H

 

244. had better最好

245. hand in hand 手拉手 ,密切关联

246. hang up 挂断

247. have one's hands full

248. have the final say 有决定权

249. head on 迎面地,正面的

250. heart and soul 全心全意地

251. hold out for sth. 坚持要求

252. hold up坚持

253. hold water站得住脚

254. how about ...怎么样

255. how come怎么会

256. hungry for渴望

 

I

 

257. ignorant of不知道

258. impatient at sth.不耐烦

259. impatient for急切,渴望

260. impatient of无法容忍

261. in (the)light of 鉴于,由于

262. in a hurry 匆忙,急于

263. in a moment 立刻,一会儿

264. in a sense 从某种意义上说

265. in a way 在某种程度上

266. in a word 简言之,总之

267. in accordance with 与...一致,按照

268. in addition to 除...之外(还)

269. in addition 另外,加之

270. in advance 预先,事先

271. in all 总共,合计

272. in any case 无论怎样

273. in any event 无论怎样

274. in brief 简单地说

275. in case of 假如,防备

276. in charge of 负责,总管

277. in common 共用的,共有的

278. in consequence(of) 因此;由于

279. in debt 欠债,欠情

280. in detail 详细地

281. in difficulty 处境困难

282. in effect 实际上,事实上

283. in favor of 支持,赞成

284. in front of 面对,在...前

285. in general 一般来说,大体上

286. in half 成两半

287. in hand 在进行中,待办理

288. in honor of 为庆祝,为纪念

289. in itself 本质上,就其本身而言

290. in line with 与...一致

291. in memory of 纪念

292. in no case 决不

293. in no time 立即,马上

294. in no way 决不

295. in order 按顺序,按次序

296. in other words 换句话说

297. in part 部分地

298. in particular 特别,尤其

299. in person 亲自,本人

300. in place of 代替,取代,交换

301. in place 在合适的位置

302. in practice 在实践中,实际上

303. in proportion to 与...成比例

304. in public 公开地,当众

305. in quantity 大量

306. in question 正在谈论的

307. in regard to 关于,至于

308. in relation to 关于,涉及

309. in return for 作为对...报答

310. in return 作为报答/回报/交换

311. in short 简言之,总之

312. in sight 被见到;在望

313. in spite of 尽管

314. in step with 与...一致/协调

315. in tears 流着泪,在哭着

316. in terms of 就什么而言...

317. in the company / wake of随着

318. in the course of 在...期间/过程中

319. in the distance 在远处

320. in the end 最后,终于

321. in the event of 如果...发生,万一

322. in the face of 即使;在...面前

323. in the first place 首先

324. in the future 在未来

325. in the heat of the day 一天中最热的时候

326. in the least 丝毫,一点

327. in the long run 长期

328. in the way 挡道

329. in the world 究竟,到底

330. in time 及时

331. in touch 联系,接触

332. in turn 依次,轮流;转而

333. in vain 徒劳,白费力

334. indifferent to无兴趣,不关心

335. indignant with sb.愤慨

336. inferior to级别低于,不如

337. innocent of无...罪,无辜

338. instead of 代替,而不是

339. intent on专心于

340. invisible to不可见的

 

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341. jealous of嫉妒

342. just now 眼下;刚才

 

K

 

343. keep one's eyes on关注

344. keep on爱好,很喜欢

345. keep track of 留心

346. kind of / sort of有点somewhat

 

L

 

347. lay off 下岗

348. leave alone别说

349. let the cat out of the bag泄露秘密

350. liable for对...有责任

351. liable to易于

352. little by little 逐渐地

353. look for / hunt for 找工作

354. lost the point弄错

355. lots of 许多

356. loyal to忠于

 

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357. mad about/on狂热迷恋

358. mad at/with sb.生气,愤怒

359. mad with因...发狂

360. make (both) ends meet收支平衡

361. make a living谋生

362. make it成功

363. make the best / most of充分利用

364. many a 许多

365. mark the papers 批改考卷

366. mayor / minor in

367. meet one's needs满足要求

368. might as well不妨

369. mistake a for b 认错

370. more or less 或多或少,有点

371. my treat我请客

 

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372. narrow escape九死一生

373. necessary to /for必要的

374. next door 隔壁的,在隔壁

375. next to下一个,其次

376. no doubt 无疑地

377. no less than 不少于...;不亚于

378. no longer 不再

379. no more than 至多,同...一样不

380. no more 不再

381. none other than 不是别的,正是

382. nothing but 只有,只不过

383. now and then 时而,偶尔

 

O

 

384. off and on 断断续续,间歇地

385. off duty 下班

386. on (the) one hand 一方面

387. on a large/small scale 大/小规模地

388. on account of 由于

389. on behalf of 代表

390. on board 在船(车/飞机)上

391. on business 因公

392. on condition that 如果

393. on duty 上班,值班

394. on earth 究竟,到底

395. on fire 起火着火

396. on foot 步行

397. on guard 站岗,值班

398. on hand 在场,在手边

399. on loan to借给

400. on occasion(s) 有时,间或

401. on one's guard 警惕,提防

402. on one's own 独立,独自

403. on purpose 故意地

404. on sale 出售,廉价出售

405. on schedule 按时间表,准时

406. on second thoughts 经重新考虑

407. on the contrary 正相反

408. on the grounds of 根据,以...为由

409. on the other hand 另一方面

410. on the point of 即将...的时刻

411. on the road 在旅途中

412. on the side 作为兼职/副 业

413. on the spot 在场;马上

414. on the whole 总的来说,大体上

415. on time 准时

416. on(an/the) average 平均,通常

417. once (and) for all 一劳永逸地

418. once again 再一次

419. once in a while 偶尔

420. once more 再一次

421. once upon a time 从前

422. one another 相互

423. one's cup of tea喜欢的人/物

424. open to不限制,开放的

425. opposite to在对面

426. or else 否则,要不然

427. or so 大约,左右

428. other than 非;除了

429. out of breath 喘不过气来

430. out of control 失去控制

431. out of date 过时的

432. out of doors 在户外

433. out of order 出故障的

434. out of place 不适当的

435. out of practice 久不练习,荒疏

436. out of sight 看不见,在视野外

437. out of the question 毫无可能的

438. out of touch 不联系,不接触

439. out of 从...中;由于;缺乏

440. over and over (again) 一再地,再三地

 

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441. parallel to与...平等,类似

442. particular about挑剔,讲究

443. patient with有耐心

444. peculiar to独特的,独有的

445. pick up捡

446. play by ear见机行事

447. popular with受...喜爱,爱戴

448. prior to 在...之前

449. pull one's leg拿某人开玩笑put someone on

450. put someone up给某人提供住宿

451. put up with忍受

 

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452. quite a few 相当多,不少

 

R

 

453. rain cats and dogs瓢泼大雨

454. rather than 不是...(而是)

455. reach agreement 达成协议

456. reach an agreement达成一致

457. regardless of 不顾,不惜

458. relative to与...有关

459. remove from 从…除去

460. representative of代表...的

461. resign one's post 辞职

462. responsible for负责,是...原因

463. result from 由于

464. rich in富于

465. right away 立即,马上

466. ring sb. up 打电话给…

467. rule out 排除…的可能性

468. run out of用完

469. rush hours上下班高峰

 

S

 

470. see: see to it that - make sure that确保

471. sensible of觉查到

472. sensitive to对...敏感

473. set another date改期 make on saturday / lock it

474. set one's mind on doing 决定be determined to / have one's mind set on / bent on

475. short of缺少

476. show off卖弄

477. sick of厌恶,厌倦

478. side by side 肩并肩,一起

479. similar to相似

480. skilled at /in善于

481. slip one's mind 忘记

482. so far 迄今为止

483. somewhere around 大约

484. sooner or later 迟早,早晚

485. sore throat / foot 嗓子哑/腿酸

486. stay up late 熬夜

487. step by step 逐步地

488. subject to受制于,易于

489. such as 例如,诸如

490. sufficient for足够的

491. suitable for/to适合于

492. superior to优于,级别高于

493. sure of /about对...有信心,确信

494. suspicious of怀疑

 

T

 

495. take a leave请假

496. take a seat / be seated

497. take one's place 取代

498. take one's time慢慢来

499. take sth. seriously 认真对待

500. take up占据

501. thanks to 由于,多亏

502. that is (to say) 就是说,即

503. the reverse is also true 反之亦然

504. tired of对...不在感兴趣

505. to the point 切中要害,切题

506. turn over 倾覆

507. typical of是典型的,特有的

 

U

 

508. uncertain of /about不确知

509. under control 处于控制之下

510. under the circumstances 这种情况下

511. up in the air没有确定

512. up to date 在进行中

513. up to 多达;直到;胜任;取决于

 

V

 

514. vital to对...关系重大

515. void of没有,缺乏

 

W

 

516. what about 怎么样

517. what if 切合目前情况的

518. what's up / new?发生了什么事?

519. with regard to 关于,至于

520. with respect to 如果...将怎么样

521. with the exception of 除...之外

522. without any trace没有踪迹

523. without fail 一向如此

524. without question 毫无疑问

525. wolf down狼吞虎咽

526. word for word 逐字的