He ascribed his failure to bad luck.他认为自己的失败是运气不好。
This play is usually ascribed to Shakespeare.通常认为这部剧是莎士比亚所写。
Rather,we ascribe meanings to texts on the basis of interaction between what we might call textual and contextual material:between kinds of organization or patterning we perceive in a text’s formal structures(so especially its language structures)and various kinds of background,social knowledge,belief and attitude that we bring to the text.
The company has proved to be a most benevolent employer.结果证明该公司是一个非常仁慈的雇主。
Well,I believe there's a benevolent future with AI.I also think you watch too many science fiction films.
an insurance broker保险经纪人
“Instead of 20 to 30 offers,now maybe you only get two or three,”says John Tealdi,a Bay Area real-estate broker.
Support from family and friends acts as a buffer against stress.家庭和朋友的支持有助于减缓压力。
researchers calculated that the stress-buffering effects of hugging explained 32 percent of that beneficial effect.Even among those who got a cold,those who felt greater social supportand received more frequent hugs had less severe symptoms.
She sings in the school choir.她是校合唱队的成员。
a desperate man walk by a store as a small choir sings"point him to the jewelry so he won"t buy a"vacuum"
a chunk of cheese一块厚厚的奶酪
I've already written a fair chunk of the article.我已写出文章的大部分。
A further concern is that the use of electronic means of payment leaves an electronic 20 that contains a large amount of personal data.
The divorce court awarded custody to the child's mother.离婚法庭把监护权判给了孩子的母亲。
to issue/sign a decree颁布╱签署法令
The government decreed a state of emergency.政府下令进入紧急状态。
Patients were being discharged from the hospital too early.病人都过早获准出院。
He was conditionally discharged after admitting the theft.他承认偷盗行为后被有条件地释放了。
We are determined to eradicate racism from our sport.
Humanity has the necessary agro-technological tools to eradicate hunger,from genetically engineered crops to artificial fertilizers.Here,too,the problems are social:the organization and distribution of food,wealth and prosperity.
The music was a hybrid of Western pop and traditional folk song.这种音乐融合了西方流行音乐和传统民歌。
This curious hybrid certainly has its strengths.Americans have more choice than anybody else,and their health-care system is much more innovative.
an urban/industrial landscape都市/工业景观
assumingyou're lost in an area humanstend tofrequent,look for the【marks】weleaveon the landscape.
a piece of pottery一件陶制品
on the basis of inadequate information,that farming,pottery making,and metallurgy all originated in ancient Egypt and diffused throughout the world.
the relationship between predator and prey捕食性动物与猎物之间的关系
to protect domestic industry from foreign predators保护本国工业不受外来剥削
It is only in recent years that we hear the more honest argument that predators are members of the community,and that no special interest has the right to exterminate them for the sake of a benefit,real or fancied,to itself.
a strand of wool一股羊毛
The author draws the different strands of the plot together in the final chapter.作者在最后一章把不同的情节线索归拢到了一起。
The strike left hundreds of tourists stranded at the airport.这场罢工使成百上千的游客滞留在机场。
The ship was stranded on a sandbank.船在沙洲上搁浅了。