Don't bank on your colleagues to help you out of trouble.
bank on这个短语的正确意思是：“指望、依赖”。因此，当美国人说"Don't bank on your colleagues tohelp you out of trouble."时，他/她要表达的意思就是:"Don't rely on your colleagues to help youwith your problem."、"Don't depend on your workmates to help you out."。
Shirley: Oh, I have so much work to do. Maybe I should ask my colleagues for help.
Benjamin: Honey, don't bank on your colleagues to help you out of trouble. They all have theirown work to do.
You must learn to deal with problems by yourself.
Not everyone is willing to help you.
Only your own efforts can prove your ability.
Hearts lie between bellies. You know?
1. colleague n.同事
Without consulting his colleagues he flew from Lisbon to Split.
A colleague urged him to see a psychiatrist, but Faulkner refused.
2. belly n.肚皮
Belly dancing originated in egypt.
She laid her hands on her swollen belly.