1 What about a Wednesday?
2 What about another song, children?
3 What about sitting by the window?
4 How about your exam last week?
5 What about a cup of tea?
6 What about you?
7 How about you?
8 How about having dinner together after work tonight?
1 What do you think of my new car?
2 What do you think of my speech?
3 What do you think of my new dress?
4 That's what I have to think about.
5 You must be thinking about your childhood.
6 He thinks too much about himself.
7 I'm thinking about emigrating to Canada.
8 You must not think about it any more.
1 Neither can I.
2 Neither will I.
3 Neither of us can help laughing.
4 I had neither money nor house.
5 Matter can be neither created nor destroyed.
6 I'll neither listen to nor speak of it.
7 The result was satisfactory to neither side.
8 Neither of them will be able to come.
9 He neither takes nor gives.
8 朋友提醒你，邻居家生了小孩应该送礼物去。你说，你怎么傻到连这一点儿也没有想起来。Unit 4
1 I haven't enough confidence.
2 It'll be enough for five people.
3 The situation is serious enough.
4 I've talked quite enough for today.
5 Curiously enough, I've never seen her before.
6 That's fair enough.
7 Enthusiasm alone is not enough.
8 I was enough of a fool not to think of that.
1 Would you mind waiting a few minutes?
2 Would you mind speaking a little more slowly?
3 Would you mind not smoking here?
4 Would you mind doing me a favour?
5 No, I don't mind. I'd love to help you.
6 Would you mind my sitting here?
7 Yes, I do mind. But you can sit over there.
8 I don't mind. It's of no importance.
9 Never mind.
1 I'm only here on a visit.
2 We'll go to the countryside on a visit.
3 You're here on a short visit?
4 I'll pay a visit to London this winter.
5 I paid a visit to America last year.
6 How about a regular visit each week?
7 I'm going on a six week visit.
8 This afternoon, I'm going to visit a friend in the hospital.
1 What's the matter, Ruth?
2 What's the matter with your foot?
3 What's the matter with my report?
4 Of course it does matter.
5 It doesn't matter how you're dressed.
6 It doesn't matter.
7 Does it matter if I go first?
8 It doesn't matter whether you get there early or not.
1 It's interesting, isn't it?
2 Try to make it more interesting.
3 I'm interested in it.
4 I'll try to interest you in it.
5 I'll read it with great interest.
6 Is there anything of interest in the newspaper?
7 He always considers the interest of all people.
There's nothing like swimming for exercise.
2、疲倦之极回到家，妻子忙为你做吃的。你说，对于你来讲，现在什么都不如洗个热水澡：There's nothing like a hot bath for me now.
There's nothing like a vacation with salary.
4、妻子做好了吃的，你还是在专心你的事。妻子说，你一旦有了兴趣就什么都不顾了：When you're interested, you work like anything.
We love you like anything.
It's nothing of the kind.
There's nothing else but to wait.
There's nothing else but to a new one.
nothing like 没什么能赶得上
nothing like of the kind哪里，没有的事，不行
nothing for it 没别的办法
think nothing of it 不用谢，没关系
to say nothing of it 还用说
I'll copy it at my leisure.
Take it home and read it at your leisure.
I'll consider it at my leisure.
I'll read it at my leisure.
I spend my leisure time reading and listening to music.
I have little leisure time.
7、参观工厂后，你认为那里井然有序。你说，工人们不慌不忙，一声不响地工作：The workers are working leisurely and silently.
He always does everything in a leisure way.
at leisure 有空（表语），从容地，慢慢地（状语）
what have you been doing lately?
Lately've taken to making clothes by myself.
This is my latest design.
AN instant late, the explosion occurred there.
I'll be back at the finish it on Friday at the latest.
You'll have to finish it on Friday at the last.
Sooner or later you'll have to face it.
late adj. 迟，晚
of late 近来
later on 将来，以后，过些时候；后来，过了些时候
sooner or later 迟早
lately adv. 近来，最近
latter adj. 较后的，后面的，后者（加the）
I know of the city.
I don't know him, but I know of him.
He is known by everyone as a good dentist.
Mary is known for her intelligence.
It's known as tension from a psychiatrist's point of view.
I know of a beauty salon.
7、她说母亲是把芭蕾带进中国的舞蹈家。你说，她一定是以一个优秀的舞蹈家而著称于世的：She must be well known as an excellent dancer.
know v. 知道，会，懂
成语有：be know as 作为…而出名；被称为…叫作
be know for 因…而出名
know of 听说过，知道有…
intelligence n. 聪明，智力，头脑(不可数)
psychiatrist n. 精神病学者
psychologist n. 心理学家
a hairdressing saloon 理发室
I just want to talk to you.
There's just one thing I can do for you.
We were just looking for you.
That's just what I want.
I'm just out of the hospital－I'm going home.
What you just told me is very amusing.
Just over there.
Just round the corner.
The book is just about finished.
just as 正像，就像
just now 刚才
just the same 照样
just think 真想不到(祈使句、惊叹句)
It's out of place.
It's out of place to laugh at the elderly.
It was out of place to shut before he left.
It was out of place to have such manners on this occasion.
I felt out of place among the foreigners at first.
I felt out of place.
It's out of place to dance wearing such informal clothes.
8、你一身牛仔装，而所有的客人都是西装革履。你说，你要走，你说你在这里觉得不自在：I'm leaving. I feel out of place being here.
out of place 放的地方不对，离开原来的地方；不恰当；不协调，格格不入
in place 适合，适当；放在本应放置的位置
in place (of) 代替
take the place of 接替(职务、工作)
manner v. 方式，态度，样子(单数)；礼貌(复数)；风采，习俗(复数)
formally adv. 正式地
They have no children of their own.
I want to have a car of my own.
An experience of my own confirmed this.
The five children have lives of their own.
I'll do it on my own.
I'll live on my own after my graduation.
Do you mean I have to get all these done on my own?
This year I'll go on vacation on my own.
own adj. 自己的
on one's own time 用自己的(业余课余)时间
come into one's own 受到(应得的)尊敬
of one's own 自己的
on one's own 独自，靠自己的力量；独自一人；突出，无人能比
confirm v. 证实，确定，肯定，加强
Don't think so little of yourself.
I can't bother you with my little affairs.
Was there a little stream with willows on both sides?
I like the country, but I have little opportunity to go there.
There is still a little.
That's too little.
I have little money.
I know little of the political situation.
I see very little lf him.
How long does it take you to get there?
But it takes ten minutes' drive to get there.
It takes the computer only a few seconds to confirm the reservation.
It won't take more than a year to finish it.
It took him ten years to become a famous pianist.
The flight will take you more than ten hours.
Will it take long for you to repair the machine?
It took me a ling time to make up my mind.
take和cost表示人们为不愿意做或不得不做的事而"花费"时间，而spend暗含所做的事"花去"时间是应该的，愿意怕It took me an hour to find you. (无奈情绪)
She spends 10 hours playing the piano. (喜欢弹琴，一练就是10小时)
如果说It took her ten hours to play the piano则意为：由于难，内容多，不得不用上10个小时
reservation n. 保留（意见）
famous adj. 有名的，著名的
I'm afraid I can't stay.
I'm afraid I've got bad news for you.
I'm afraid you have to stay in bed for a week.
I'm afraid there's some sort of misunderstanding.
I'm afraid you don't see my point.
I'm afraid I'm not much of a dancer.
I'm afraid I can't go together with you.
I'm afraid we'll miss the train.
I'm afraid 后面跟从句，或做插入语，使语气更加婉转；或回答别人问题时说I'm afraid not 或I'm afraid so
例如：Most of us are afraid to eat snake.多数人不敢吃蛇（意味相当于因害怕而不敢，不乐意做）John is afraid of losing his job. John 总是提心吊胆怕丢了饭碗（担心或忧虑某事发生）
Take the medicine again at five.
Make up your mind not to do it again.
I'm glad to meet you again.
And again, I've another thing to tell you.
That isn't much－I could eat as much again.
He read the letter through again an again.
Let's try again.
Time and time again, you think about the same question.
again: adv. 再次，又一次；重新；另外，还
again and again 反复地，一再地
as much again 多一倍
now and again 不时地，间或
over and over again 一再地
time and time again 一再地，多次
I shall never do it again 我将永远不做它
I shall not do it again forever 我将来并不永远做它
The car takes a lot of oil.
Writing a book will surely take a lot of time.
It takes a lot of convincing.
It takes some believing.
Take you time.
The airplane takes two hundred people.
Take things as they come.
Let's not take anything too seriously.
I take the seriously. I'm not kidding.
take v. 占用，花掉，用上了（时间，金钱）
有谚语说：It takes two to quarrel 相当于汉语的：孤掌难鸣
美国人说：I won't be taken for a ride. 的意思是：我可不上当
Taken by itself 就本身来说
You 're kidding美语中用于关系比较亲近的朋友间，当你对所说的话不赞同，不认可时说，相当于汉语的：我才不相信！别开玩笑了。
I'm looking forward it too.
We're looking forward to being to cooperate with you.
I'm looking forward to the expansion of the trade relationship.
I'm looking forward to spending the holiday at home.
We're looking forward go seeing him as soon as possible.
We look forward to the cooperation between us in the future.
The children had been looking forward to the party.
The people are looking forward to an early reply.
look forward to 盼望，期待（加名词或动名词）
expansion n. 扩大，膨胀，扩张
Do you mind if I call you later?
Do you mind if we don't dance?
Would you mind if I stay up late?
Do you mind if I smoke here?
Would you mind if I keep you waiting here?
Do you mind mailing the letter for me?
Do you mind if I use you bike?
The Jacksons are sweet people.
Tom is always sweet to all of us.
It's sweet of you.
You look so sweet in the picture.
She has a sweet voice.
How sweet the music sounds!
The fruit is sweet and tender.
I want to have a walk and smell the fragrance of flowers.
Your brothers look very much alike.
All the houses in this project are alike.
All these men are alike in the world.
I belive they are alike in character.
All music is alike to me.
He treats everyone alike.
The ways you walk is very much alike.
The sun shines over all alike.
The sooner the better.
The more the better.
The sooner he leaves here the better.
The more I think about it, the less I like it.
The less witty a man is, the less he knows what he wants. The more you laugh; the less you eat, the better you'll be. The more he gets, the more he wants.
The more he reads, the less he understands.
You don't have to worry about money.
You don't have to worry about money.
What we're worrying about is her innocence.
Why worry abort the future.
Your father is really worried.
I'm awfully worried.
Don't worry; I've got a good idea.
Don't be worried about me; I'm all right.
Will it worry you if I play the piano?
It's my pleasure.
It's a pleasure to work with you.
Your visit will be my pleasure.
It's my greatest pleasure in my life.
I'll do it with pleasure.
May I have the pleasure of seeing you later?
May I have the pleasure of your company for lunch?
It gave me much pleasure to hear of your success.
Will you join us for dinner?
I'll join you in a few minutes.
Will you join us at lunch?
I'll join you shortly.
May I join in the game?
Will you join us in a game of bridge?
Who said you could join in?
I hope you'll all join in the chorus.
I'm just killing time.
I'm just killing time.
Are you just killing time by coming here?
To kill time we may walk around here.
Let's play cards to kill time.
How shall we kill the rest of the time?
Is it a good way to kill time by talking?
It's a stupid way to kill time by talking.
They're just killing time.
World you kindly give me her address?
Would you kindly close the door?
Kindly remove those from the desk, world you? Would you kindly stop that horrible noise?
Would you kindly write down her address?
Will you kindly help me in this difficulty?
Would you kindly help me in this difficulty?
Kindly come this way please.
There're at least two hours.
There were at least a hundred people present.
The repairs will cost at least five thousand dollars.
At least three hours slipped away.
You may try it at least.
You should at least have warned him.
You might at least have told me.
You should pay half of it at least.
Would you go through the contract?
I can't go through these letters in an hour.
Go through the account.
Go through the paper for the last time.
Let's go through the discussion we're just talked about. I'd like you to go through the book.
Let's go through the plan all together.
I'm sorry. I haven't gone through it.
Bad habits aren't easily given up.
I gave up cigarettes.
I give up, darling.
I gave up playing football after I was hurt.
I'll have to give up going for walks.
That's too difficult, I give it up.
I've given up the idea ling ago.
I gave up the journey.
I can hardly get out of the house.
I hardly expected to find you still here.
The questions you raised are hardly to the point.
He hardly spoke a word the whole time.
This is hardly the time for buying expensive clothes. You can hardly expect me to lend you something again. That's hardly the way to greet a friend.
I can hardly believe that.
I can give you some advice.
Can you give me more information?
Only poetry and painting give me pleasure.
I'm sorry for giving you so much trouble.
The invitation gives me particular joy.
Only hard work gives good results.
This is why I gave them the invitation.
I'll come along as often as possible.
I'll write as soon as possible.
I'll be there as early as possible.
I'll have to pack up as quickly as possible.
I'll do it as much as possible.
I've tried as hard as possible.
You haven't worked as hard as possible.
Will you help me as soon as possible?
I'll explain the matter to you in my letter.
Would you explain the question again?
Would you explain it in English?
I've got to think if a way to explain.
I hope you can explain yourself.
When you know you're wrong, never explain.
Would you explain how to use it?
I'll explain that in detail.
I go there every day expect Sunday.
I liked everywhere except under the bed.
He would do anything except lending me money.
I did nothing except work.
I can do every thing except cooking.
Your composition is good except for some misspelling s. He is prefect except that he smokes too much.
We knew each other since we were children.
You may have misunderstood each other.
You probably influence each other.
Our rooms are next to each other.
Please tell the story to each other.
We can help each other.
Let's talk about our study plan with each other.
You can sit done opposite to each other and talk.
You must be tired, I assume.
I assume that he has gone for a walk.
I assume that there is no animal life on Mars.
I assume he will come as soon as possible.
I assume they don't want to see each other.
This is what I have assumed.
I assume you will be able to go home tomorrow.
There must be something important, I assume.
I've almost finished it.
I almost ran all the way.
It's almost eleven o'clock.
She calls you almost every day.
I agree with almost every word of yours.
There is almost no snow this year.
I almost didn't recognize you.
I almost didn't pass the English exam.
Have you ever been abroad?
Have you ever been to the summer palace?
Have you ever been to Mongolia?
I've never been there.
I've never been out of shanghai.
I've been to many places in China.
I've been there two or three times.
Tibet is the only place I've never been to.
It looks like rain.
The rain looks like it's lasting.
It looks like we'll have a white Christmas.
It doesn't look like it to me.
It looks like he is the right person.
It looks like the economy is turning around.
It looks like the price of gold will go up.
It looks like the market here is limited.
Perhaps you're asking for too much.
We have too much in common.
Do you have much interest in it?
There's nothing much I can do.
So much for today, good-bye.
Since you started working you didn't come as much as you used to.
I don't have much time to go.
So much the better, it 'll be cooler.
What do you feel like?
Does anybody feel like drinking something?
I don't feel like eating anything.
I feel like lying on a bed and worrying about nothing now.
I feel like another cup of milk.
I don't feel like beer tonight.
Do you feel like a swim?
I have just received a letter.
The hotel receives guests form all over the would.
I hope to receive an instant reply.
I'm to receive intensive training in school.
The matter will receive proper attention.
I haven't received what I desired.
They received me with a complete lack of enthusiasm.
We promise that you'll receive the best treatment.
You can trust me anyway.
We trust each other.
I don't trust my old clock.
Don't trust your memory-put it down.
Trust my judgments.
Do you trust your daughter to go abroad alone?
I don't trust my son going outside the house.
How can you trust a stranger to be in your room?
Whose turn is it next?
I feel it's my turn to speak.
Please wait till it's your turn.
It'll soon be my turn.
My turn will come.
Everybody will have a turn to try it.
I'll hear you all but in turn.
You help people, and in turn people will help you.
I haven't decided what to do.
We can't decide anything now.
It hasn't been decided.
Have you decided yet?
It's difficult for me to decide between the two. Then I'll decide myself.
I've decided to take actions at once.
I've decided that I'll go with you.
How I envy you!
I envy your good fortune.
He said such things out of envy.
My success feeds his envy.
She is the envy of her classmates in her school. Won't it be the envy of every boy?
It will be envied by the whole neighborhood.
He is filled with envy due to my success.
Let's eat out of a change.
Let's go to the countryside for a change.
Let's go to a movie for a change.
For a change, I'd like to have a Coke.
You really need a change.
I wish I'd see the sun for a change.
Many great changes have taken place since I left. There's only one change to be made.
I'm rather disappointed.
I'm disappointed she was not at home.
I was disappointed that you didn't come.
This is very disappointing!
The holidays are so disappointing!
I'm sorry to disappoint you, but I can't come after all.
Dad will never disappoint me.
I'd like you to meet a friend of mine, Susan.
Haven't I met you somewhere before?
Come to the party. You'll meet some interesting people. My income is hardly enough to meet even my basic needs. This mew car meets my requirement.
Does the hotel meet your expectation?
I've never met someone so charming.
Do you understand this sentence?
I understand how you feel.
You don't understand my position.
A good teacher should understand children.
I don't understand why she did that.
You're getting to understand me better.
I don't understand these things.
I don't understand people better than you.
I've never been abroad.
Ill never stay at that hotel again.
Lost me is never found again.
I've never read his works, and I will never read them. You seem never to think of yourself.
That will never do.
I never believe in doctors.
Never mind, I'll buy it myself tomorrow.
I hope you'll keep it in mind.
But I can keep in mind what you said.
Keep it in mind!
I'll keep that in mind.
Have you got something on your mind?
I know there's something on his mind.
If you have anything on your mind, just tell me.
Just one more year to go.
Only one more mile to go.
We have aborted three more hours to go.
How much more do you have to read?
I've only seven more pages to go.
I'll have one more week to go.
We won't have two or three more days to go.
It won't last for one more days.
Do a good job of it!
Do a good job of mowing the lawn.
The designers have done a good job of it.
God has done a good job of it!
I hope you'll do a good in the company.
You've done a pretty good job of it.
Waxing a car is quite a job.
That's quite a job!
Do you have anything particular in mind?
Do you have any particular restaurant in mind?
Do you have any particular in mind?
Do you have anything in particular in mind?
What do you have in mind?
Do you have anyone in mind?
I don't know what kind of person he has in mind.
I had no one in particular in mind when I said so.
How ling will you be staying?
How long will you be staying with us?
How long will you be staying in China?
How long will you be staying in Canada?
How much longer will you be working on my car? How much longer will you be practicing on the piano? How much longer will you be studying this evening? How much longer will you be driving?