Situational Words and Phrases 情景词汇
1.assure v. 使确信
A: Is he brave?
B: I can assure you of his bravery.
2.be of two minds about 对……不太清楚
A: Have you made up your mind?
B: Sorry, I'm still of two minds about which to choose.
3.believable a. 可信的
A: Did you think I'd believe a story like that?
B: But I think it's believable.
4.beyond doubt 无疑地，确实地
A: Is he guilty of embezzlement?
B: Evidence has been found to prose his innocence beyond doubt.
5.bound a. 一定的，必然的
A: Will they meet me at the airport?
B: They're bound to welcome you warmly.
6.certain a. 确信的
A: Do you know what happened on November 24, that cold and windy night? A ship sank, and most of the passengers are said to have lost their lives.
B: Are you certain about that?
7.confident a. 充满信心的
A: It's very difficult for me to pass the exam.
B: But I'm confident of your ability.
8.doubtless a./ad. 无疑地
A: I'm afraid he's overslept.
B: He will doubtless get to the railroad station before the train leaves.
9.ensure v. 确定，担保
A: I'm sure your industry and ability will ensure your success.
B: gut I haven't decided what to he after graduation yet .
10.positive a. 肯定的
A: Are you sure it's going to rain?
B: Yes, positive.
11.sure of oneself 有自信的
A: I'm afraid I'll fail the exam.
B: First of all, you must 6e sure of yourself .
12.word n. 诺言，保证
A: You saw him shaking hands with the tiger? You're not joking, are you?
B: No, I give you my word.