Situational Words and Phrases 情景词汇
1.make sense 有道理
A: Does what the lecturer said make any sense to you?
B: I'm sorry I couldn't quite catch him.
2.may/might as well 不妨
A: Now, what am I going to do, Prof.?
B: You might as well delete the redundant part and read it again.
3.mess v. 把……弄糟
A: What's wrong? You seem upset.
B: I messed up in the final examination.
4.opinion n. 意见
A: Shall I take a Sony or a TCL?
B: in my opinion, you should choose a Sony.
5.personally ad. 就自己而言
A: What's your opinion?
B: Personally, I believe the scandal is true.
6.point n. 点，观点
A: Get it?
B: I'm sorry, but I still can't see your point.
7.reaction n. 反应
A: What's your reaction to the film?
B: The actor is really an oddball, and um... the idea is quite out of date.
8.reckon v. 思考
A: A penny for your thoughts.
B: I'm reckoning if it's all right to date April.
9.remind v. 提醒
A: Say, what does the watch remind you of?
B: My childhood and my father.
10.similar a. 与奋……相似
A: Your bile is similar to mine, isn't it?
B: No, they' re completely different.
11.save up for a rainy day 未雨绸缪
A: What's all this for?
B: I'm just saving up far a rainy day.
12.say v. 说,主张
A: What would you say?
B: Everything is fine with me.
A: It seems he has no say at home.
B: You bet. He is a hen-pecked husband.
13.seine v. 取，抓住
A: What do you think of his choice to work for IBM?
B: It's my feeling that he has Seized the chance of a lifetime.
14.slight a. 轻微的，稍稍的
A: Do you know her name?
B: No, I haven't the slightest idea about her.
15.sound v. 听来像，让人觉得
A: How does the 2 o'clock train sound?
B: It's all right by me.
16.stand v. 立足
A: What's your idea about picking up Japanese?
B: From where I stand, it's necessary.
17.steady n. 男(或女)朋友
A: Who's that girl over there talking with the professor?
B: She's my steady. She's sexy good.
18.swear v. 发誓
A: You swear to God?
B: Yeah. I swear. Came on, tell me the whole story.
19.tell on 告密，告发
A: Are you going to tell on me or not?
B: Nonsense. Who told you that?
20.the very thing 千真万确的事
A: It's said he wrote a novel according to his own experience. Is that true?
B: Yes. That's the very thing./That's it./That's what it is.
21.the way I. see it 依我之见
A: I don't feel like myself these days.
B: The way I see it, you'd better cut down an smoking.
22.through ad. 完结
A: Are you through now?
B: Heh, you'll have to be patient.
23.to do justice to 欣赏，公平对待
A: Is a two-day stay all right?
B: But it's almost impossible to do justice to such an ancient city as Beijing in just two days!
24.to one's mind 依某人看来
A: Do you think he can be trusted to undertake the task?
B: To. my mind, you can count on him.
25.view n. 观点，看法
A: Do you have any particular views on the plan?
B: Well，from my point of view, it's not the time yet.
26.what if 如果……怎么样
A: What if I say"no"when he asks me?
B: I think it's the correct thing to do.