get, make, have, keep, want, wish, order, like, see, hear, feel, find, think等。
The reporter tried to make the scandal known by the public.
He ordered such an unfair provision deleted.
It is … that …
It is true that … but …
It is apparent that …
It is evident that … It is self-evident(不言而喻) that …
It is as clear as daylight that …
It is as clear as crystal that …
It seemed certain that …
to have sth done.
call in at = visit
avoid doing ….
No one can avoid being influenced by advertisements.
Much as … 转折
a close study = a careful study
human nature 人性
little weaknesses 弱点
All of us love to get something for nothing. = 贪便宜
… have made it possible for sb to do sth.
which will enable sb to do std.
in this way 用这种方式
offer to do std 表示要做
pay $10 a pound for the biggest biscuit.
colossal = big/huge
It has been said that … 据说
live by doing sth
In the light of this statement.
material goods 实物商品
perform service for sb.
grudge doing A for doing B
exception to the general rule.
转折词后面是重点。but, however, yet, though.
In seeking independence.
do not sacrifice 不会牺牲
ascribe to 归因于
It was difficult not to be tempted.
go to great length to do sth = do one’s best to do
The man (to approach me). 靠近我的男人。
to this day 直到今天为止
no sooner than 一…就 soon 马上;不久 I had no sooner got off the ship than I was assailed by a man who wanted to sell me a diamond ring.
hardly … when …
scarcely … when …
go to hospital 去医院 go to school go home
keep on doing
be willing to do 乐意作某事
claimed to have seen sth 声称见过某事
A short time ago, villagers were astonished to learn that the ghost of Endley had died.
a third 表示三者其一，不表示顺序
be supposed to have done sth 被认为已经做某事。
lived as a recluse 隐士生活
Farm labourers said that they always woke up to find the work had been done overnight.
set out to do sth = begin to do
happen to be 碰巧是
pull up 临时停车
devour v 吞食
relevant = applicable
as if 引导虚拟语气句型，谓语动词一般用过去式或者过去完成时，be动词用were。
It is as if a single unimportant event set up a chain of reactions.
As if this were not enough to reduce you to tears your husband arrives, unexpectedly bringing three guests to dinner.
muster up courage 鼓起勇气
be bent on 决心要 弯腰
cherish the hope 抱有 怀有希望
a great deal 很多 is about to 正准备去做
can not be bothered to do sth 不屑于做某事
一个句子后面逗号，后面是一个名词性短语或句子，解释前面的名词。 I live in Nanshan, a district in Shenzhen.
a perpetual struggle against poverty.
was to do sth 过去将来
当否定次no/not和布丁代词all, many, some, both等连用时，无论先后顺序，均表示部分否定。
Not all men are good. = All men are not good.
Not everyone can have such a good luck. = Everyone can not have such a good luck.
Both of us are not right. 我们俩一对一错。
None of …/ Neither of …