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::::今日一词

Bent on (一心一意要...,决心要...)

He was bent on becoming a famous actor..
他一心一意要成为一位有名的演员。
The girls are bent on going to the beach this weekend.

女孩们已经决定这个周末一定要去海滩游玩。


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::::今日发音


Excited about
快速发音 慢速发音 中文解说
What's there to be excited about? 有什么好兴奋的?

::::英语新闻


首先是一段配有语音的,简直酷呆了!


U.S. envoy reaches out to North Korea in groundbreaking visit


Breaking down one of the last barriers of the Cold War, U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright opened a historic visit to North Korea on Monday by paying her respects to the late Kim Il Sung, the Soviet-trained ruler who formed the communist nation 55 years ago.



美国国务卿欧布莱特女士跨越冷战时代的最后一道藩篱,周一至朝鲜进行访问,同时对朝鲜的开国元首致敬。



Travis Harris, 10, of Norfolk places a flag at a makeshift memorial in Town Point Park, Norfolk, Virginia, Saturday. The memorial is for the sailors killed in the attack on the USS Cole in Yemen.


现年十岁,来自维吉尼亚州诺福克市的哈里斯周六在诺福克市的海岬镇公园一处临时设置的纪念碑旁放置国旗。该纪念碑是为了美国库尔号驱逐舰在也门遭受攻击时所丧生的士兵们而临时设置的。

RP president appeals to army for support

Embattled Philippine President Joseph Estrada on Sunday enlisted the support of the country's 120,000-strong armed forces as calls mounted for him to resign over allegations he received bribes from illegal gambling syndicates.

由于涉嫌向赌博帮派收受贿款,菲律宾总统艾斯特拉达面临要求他的下台的声浪,只好转而向该国拥有十二万名兵力的军方求助。

Officials in northern Uganda said Monday that they had placed three districts at the center of an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus under quarantine and that they would use force to prevent anyone from leaving the area. The World Health Organization says 43 people have died of the virus, one of the most horrific and deadly known to mankind, since the outbreak was detected in Uganda two weeks ago.

乌干达北部的官员周一表示,他们已将爆发致命的依伯拉病毒疫情的三个中心疫区列为隔离区,并将出动军方防止任何人离开该区域。世界卫生组织表示,自从两周前在乌干达发现疫情爆发以来,依伯拉病毒已造成四十三人死亡。该病毒也是目前所知对人类而言最恐怖且最具致命杀伤力的病毒之一。

Detect 发现,查出

A: Do you detect a change in her attitude lately? She seems so anxious?

你发现她最近在态度上的转变了吗?她好象很焦躁不安?

B: I guess it's because of the quarrel she had with our boss this morning.

我猜是因为她今天早上和我们老板吵了一架的关系。

::::每日必读


Don't give me any excuses『借口;理由』.
( 不要对我提出任何借口。)

【相关句子】
*There's no excuse for breaking the regulations.
(你的所作所为没有辩解的余地。)
*A bad excuse is worse than no excuse.
(与其作个差劲的辩解,不如不辩白。)

::::每日一讲


burn one's bridge
(to do something which forces you to go forward; to make a clean break)


豁出去(背水一战)


A: Don't you think it's too risky for you to sell everything and go travel abroad?
你不觉得你把所有东西卖掉到国外旅行太冒险了吗?

B: Maybe. But that's what I'm going to do. I've got to burn all my bridges.
或许吧。但我还是要这样做。我得豁出去了。

::::绝对俚语


Floor it

加速,踩油门


A: The highway is wide and smooth.
这条高速公路又宽又平坦。

B: Yeah, floor it, Mike. Show me what your new sports car can do.
对啊,踩油门吧,迈克。展现你这辆新跑车的能耐吧。

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