(15) 各种各样的问题

What’s that smell? 这是什么味?

Oh, no! Something’s burning. 烧糊了

I wonder what that smell is?

I wonder where that smell is coming from?

What’s that noise?什么声音?

It’s my alarm clock.

What is this line for?这是排什么的队?

I have no idea. 我也不知道

Why are people lined up?

What are you up to? 打…的主意、从事…

(打什么鬼主意呢?)

What are you up to tonight?

Why should I tell you?

What’s going on? 是什么呀?

May I ask you a question?

我可以问一个问题吗?

Sure, what is it?

What does “drowsy” mean?

Drowsy是什么意思?

It means “sleepy”.

What’s this? / What’s that?

这是什么?/那是什么?

It’s a foldable bed. 这是折叠床

Who does this belong to? /Whose is this?这是谁的?

To whom does this belong?

That’s my car.–Which one?哪一个?

What’s it called? -这叫什么?-It’s called tempura.

What do you call it?

What did you get for me? 你给我什么礼物?

I got you a doll. 洋娃娃

Where are you headed? 去哪儿? --Home.

Where are you going?

Where are you off to?

For example? / For instance? 比如说?

How often? /How frequently?隔多久

How often should I take this medicine?

Five times a day.

What does USA stand for?

USA是什么的缩写?

It stands for the United States of America

How long? *询问距离、尺寸、时间

How long have you dated her?

About four years.

How long is her hair? --Very long.

How early should we leave?

Let’s leave at 7∶30 am.

How short? 多短?

How fast? 多快?

How far? 多远?

How quickly? 多快的速度?

How slowly? [速度、动作]多慢?

How soon? 时间/期间]多快?

How late? [时间/时刻]多晚?

How much/many? [不可数/可数]多少?

How big/large? 多大?

How small/little? 多小?

When does summer break start?

暑假什么时候开始?

On July 25th.

When was the opening ceremony?

开学典礼是哪天?

January 8th.

Do you know the meaning of this word? 你知道这个生词的意思吗?

How do you pronounce this word?

这个词怎么发音?

Climb. The “b” is silent.

What’s the difference between A and B?A和B之间有什么区别?

They’re about the same. 它们几乎相同。

第四章

表现感情的短句

(16) 高兴时

●欣喜

How’s your new home? --I’m happy. 我很高兴!我很幸福!

I’m ecstatic. 狂喜

I’m thrilled. 我太激动了

I’m so happy. /I feel so happy.

I’m in heaven. 我好像到了天堂。

Yahoo! *表示高兴和喜悦的心情时。

We’re going camping next week.

Oh, boy! *哇!/太棒了!

I lost my keys! --Oh, boy! 哦!这下糟了

Look at the view! --Wow! It’s great.

School is canceled today. --Yeah! 棒极了!

We’re going to Disneyland!

Whoopee! 太好了! *孩子用来表示幸福的词,若大人使用,听上去含有讽刺的意味

He got the promotion. --Whoopee.

I’m glad to hear it.听到这消息我很高兴

I’m happy you told me.

That’s great to hear.

I’m relieved to hear that. 放心了

I’m glad that the exams are over.谢天谢地

I feel like a million dollars.感觉好极了

I’ve never been this happy.我从没这么高兴过.

I’ve never been as happy as I am now.

This is the happiest moment in my life.

This is the best moment of my life.

I couldn’t be happier.

I heard John got married.

That’s good news. /That’s welcome news! 这是个好消息.

Let’s go dancing. –

What fun! /How fun! 太棒了!/太好了!

It’s a nice day!

I feel great! 舒服极了!

/I feel wonderful! /I feel good! /I feel fantastic! /I feel terrific!舒服极了

I’m in a good mood today.我今天的心情很好.

The boss is in a good mood.

I’m in a bad mood today.

I’m looking forward to this summer.

我期待着今年的夏天.

Do you have any plans?

I can hardly wait until this summer. 我都等不及到夏天了。*口语化的说法

I’m looking forward to seeing you.

You look happy today.今天你看上去很高兴啊!

Yes. I got a raise. 是呀,我涨工资了

You seem really happy today.

I’m walking on air. *高兴得飘飘欲仙

I jumped for joy. 我高兴地跳了起来.

We’re having a baby.

This is too good to be true.简直难以相信.

It’s unbelievable.

Too good to be true.

Nothing could be more wonderful.

没有比这更高兴的了.

Nothing would please me more.

Nothing could be nicer.

Did you receive my birthday card?

Yes, you made me happy. 你是我感到幸福.Thank you.

Did you pass the exam?

I made it! / I did it! 成功了、通过了。

I’ve got a new job!

You did it! 干得不错!

Alright! /Yeah!

I won the lottery! --Lucky! 真走运

Didn’t that policeman give you a ticket?

No, he didn’t. I lucked out today. 没有,我今天运气真好

I was lucky today. /Today’s my lucky day.

I feel lucky today. /I’m in luck today.

I found $10.00 on the street.

It’s your lucky day. /That’s fortunate. /You got lucky. 你真走运.

We didn’t crash. 我们差点撞上

Thank heavens! 谢天谢地

Thank God! /Thank goodness!

I hit the jackpot! 我中头彩了!

What luck! 太走运了!

I struck it rich! 我发了笔横财。

I was just lucky. /It was pure luck.

只是运气好.

It’s a dream come true! 美梦成真.

Mike got a raise!

Talk about luck! 真走运啊!

This must be my lucky day!

Things are really going my way!

What a lucky day!

What is a good gift for Tracy?

This is it! 就是这个.

This is just what I was looking for.

Why don’t we go to New York?

It’s settled! 就这么定了.

That settles it!

Let’s go dancing tonight!

Sounds great! 听起来不错!/It sounds great!

That sounds great!

Look at that salad bar.

Looks great! /It looks great! /That looks great!真不错!

●放心

I passed! What a relief. 可以松口气了.

Good for you. 太好了

That’s a relief! /I’m relieved.

Everything worked out well.

I’m relieved. 我总算可以松口气了

I feel relieved. /I feel a lot better now.

Happy birthday!

I’m surprised! 吓我一跳!

What a surprise!

Whew! 好了!这下放心了!

We made it!

Thank goodness! /Thank God!

Aah! 啊

Did u hear that the meeting went well?

Yes, I felt relieved to hear that.

听这么一说我就放心了.

I was relieved to hear that.

I felt much better after hearing that.

Here we are at last. 终于到了

Home sweet home.

We’ve finally arrived.

He finally left. 他终于回去了

Good riddance. 可算摆脱了

I’m glad they’re gone.

(17) 生气时

●不满和牢骚时

Oh, heck! I failed the test. 噢,见鬼!

Oh, darn! /Oh, no!

Where is your homework?

Shucks! I forgot it at home. 哎呀!..

Shoot! I Missed the train. 真见鬼!..

Sheesh! 他妈的!..

Uh-oh.啊,糟了 I forgot.

Not everything is logical. 有的事是行不通的.

Everything isn’t always logical.

Not everything follows the rules of logic.

How was the investment?

It went down the drain. 全白白浪费了(丢下水道里了)

The train just left.

I almost made it. /I was almost on time.就差那么一点.

I was just a little late.

Our house is a mess?

So, do something! 想点办法吧.

Do something about it!

Please do something about it.

Please take care of it for me.请为我处理一下吧

I’m so busy. /I’m so busy today.

我很忙.

How about tomorrow?

I’m too busy.

I’m as busy as a bee.

This task is too much for me.

这项工作对我来说太重了.

Please don’t give up yet.

I can’t complete this task alone.

This is too much for me to handle.

I can’t make ends meet on my small salary. 这么点儿薪水我怎么够活呀.

I can’t live on my low pay.

I can’t get along on my scanty pay.

I find it impossible to make ends meet on my small salary.

Your husband hit you again?

Yes. This is the last straw. 是的。我再也忍不下去了

That’s it. /I’ve had it up to here.

I can’t take it any more.

Your response is unacceptable.你的答复我接受不了.

I’m not satisfied with what you say.

Your answer is unsatisfactory.

I’m not satisfied with his answer. 我不满意他的回答.

I’m dissatisfied with his answer.

His answer didn’t satisfy me.

He’s got a chip on his shoulder today. 他今天一副挑衅的样子.

Play fair! /Play fairly!公平点儿.

Don’t cheat! 不许搞鬼。

What a waste of time and money!

多费时费钱啊!

Don’t say that.

You’re wasting your time and money!

I’d like you to have this. 我想送你这个

You’re too generous. 你太慷慨了.

You’re too kind.

He told me all about it.他把一切都告诉了我.

He told me everything.

What’s taking so long?怎么花这么长时间?

Why is it taking so long?

I can’t make it in ten minutes.

十分钟怎么也来不及.

I need more time.

It’ll take me longer than ten minutes.

Ten minutes isn’t enough time.

He looks down on me. /He despises me.他看不起我.

He respects me.

You’re good for nothing. 你什么忙也帮不了.

I hate that noise.

It drives me crazy. /It makes me crazy.简直快让我疯了.

It drives me up the wall.

I’d like this one, and that one, please.

Is that all? /Is that it?就这些吗?

Anything else?

I’ll give you 10% off.

That’s not enough. 这不够/这太少了How about 20% off?

I’d like more. /I need more.

He’s unfair to me.他对我不公平.

He treats me unfairly.

He doesn’t treat me fairly.

●发怒

No more excuses! 别再辩解了!

Don’t make any excuses!

Don’t give me excuses.

But I can’t.

No ifs, ands or buts! You will finish it today.

But I can’t help it.

I’ve heard enough of your excuses.

我不想听你的辩解了.

I don’t want to hear any excuses.

我不想听任何解释.

That’s not a good excuse.

这样也解释不通呀.

That’s no excuse.

What’s the big idea? 你到底在想什么呢?

Don’t give me any lip service! 别给我开空头支票.

Don’t give me any lip.

You don’t need to buy that.

Hey, don’t tell me what to do! It’s my money. 喂!你少命令我,…

I’m mad! 气疯我了

I’m mad at you! 你气死我了!

I’m sorry, please forgive me.

I’m angry. /I’m upset. /I’m ticked off.

That’s disgusting. 那真讨厌.Are you going to eat that? 看上去真恶心,你准备吃吗?

Yes, it’s delicious. Try it.

That’s gross. 那真恶心。

You’re getting on my nerves.你让我心烦

That’s not a nice thing to say. 你这样说也太失礼了

You’re bothering me.

You’re really irritating me.

You’re starting to get on my nerves.

Ha, ha, you fell down.

Don’t make fun of me! 别取笑我!

Don’t tease me.

Don’t talk down to me.别说看不起人的话

Don’t belittle me. 别看不起人。

Don’t be upset. 请别上火

Calm down.

I can’t.

I’ve run out of patience.

我再也没耐心了.

I lost my temper. 我发脾气了。

What nerve! 你放肆!

How impudent u are to say such a thing! 您竟有脸说这种事.

How impolite! 怎么那么厚颜无耻!

That’s a rude thing to say!

What he says offends me.他说的话多气人呀.

I know what you mean.

What he says bothers me.

We’ve got to get even. *回击,报复

我们的反击.

We have to get him back.

It’s a great deal. 那可是件好事呀

I wasn’t born yesterday. 我又不是不懂.

I didn’t just fall off the turnip truck!

I’m not stupid!

I’m not naive!

Don’t think you can make a fool out of me! 轻视,看不起、当是傻瓜

(别把我当傻瓜)

Don’t try to make me look foolish!

You can’t make me look stupid!

You’re making fun of me. *取笑、耍弄

(你拿我开涮那!)

You’re teasing me. 你耍我呢.

Are u trying to make a fool out of me?

I’ll do it for ¥50,000.

That’s asking too much. 真是狮子大开口.

You’re being too greedy.

You’re pushing your luck. 你还真来劲!

He has a quick temper.他是急脾气.

He has a short temper.

He has a bad temper.

Who do you think you’re talking to?

你知道你是在跟谁说话吗?

You can’t talk to me like that.

Do you know who you’re talking to?

Do you have anything to say?

你有什么要说的吗?

Do u have anything to complain about?

Do you have any objection to it? 你有什么不同意见?

I won’t let you have your own way.

我不能让你随心所欲.

You can’t have everything ur own way.

I’m not giving in. 我绝不让步。

If you don’t help me, I’ll turn you in. 你要不帮我,我就把你交给警方

That’s blackmail! *勒索、恐吓”这是恐吓.

Don’t insult me. 你别侮辱人.

Don’t insult my intelligence.

You’re a filthy liar. 你是一个卑鄙的骗子.

I lent him money.

You’ll be sorry. 你会后悔的.

You’ll regret it.

You’ll wish you hadn’t done it.

Isn’t he cool?

Are you crazy? 你疯了? /Are you nuts?

Are you out of your mind?

Are you insane? /Are you delirious?

Are you all there?

Are you confused? *更尖锐的说法。

Don’t look at me like that!别用那种眼神看着我.

Like what? 什么眼神?

Don’t stare at me! 一直盯着看,凝视

I want to get even with him. 我要报复.

I’ll pay him back. 这个仇我一定得报。

That sneaky, low life creep! 那个狡猾、卑鄙的家伙.

Is not! ? Is too! (根本)不是!?是的! *孩子们吵架时常用。 /Is not! Is so!

Have it your way! 随便吧!

We should turn right.

I think we should go left.

Okay, okay, have it your way!

Do it your way!

Do whatever you want!

Do as you please.

It’s your choice.

Suit yourself! 随你便(好意没被领情时)

●厌烦

It’s boring.真无聊.

Do you want to watch that movie?

No, I hear it’s boring.

Dull. / It’s dull. 没劲/真没意思.

My life is dull.

It’s for the birds. 毫无价值!/不值一提

I hate this class.

I agree. It’s for the birds.

It’s no good. /It sucks.

I’m not interested.我不感兴趣.

So, when do u want to go out with me?

I’m not interested in you.

How’s your new job?

It’s nothing great. 没什么了不起的。

It’s nothing much.

I’m not satisfied. /I’m dissatisfied.

我不满意.

I’m not happy about it.

I’m not content. /I’m discontent.

How was the meeting?

It was just another meeting. 很平常

*just another 常有的,不稀奇的

(就是常见的那种会议)

It was just a meeting.

That meeting was nothing special.

I can’t get into my work. *专心做…

(我不能专心工作.)

I can’t concentrate on my work.

I can’t get excited about my job.

I’ve lost interest in my work.

It’s outdated. /It’s out of date.

那早过时了.

I don’t know her, I promise.

Give me a break! 拜托!别玩花样了

Tell me the truth.

Get real. 认真点儿

Stop joking.

Get serious. 说正经的

Stop kidding! 别耍我

Stop pulling my leg! 别跟我逗!

Tom is very rude.

Yeah, I can’t stand it. *stand 容忍,忍耐

(我忍受不了.)

I can’t take it anymore.

I can’t bare it anymore.

I can’t take the strain.

I can’t stand it any longer.

I can’t put up with it any longer! *忍受…

Mom! She won’t leave me alone and she keeps playing with my toys and…

That’s enough. 够了Stop complaining.

I’ve had it. ,我受不了了

I’ve had enough.

I’ve heard enough!

That’s it.

Enough is enough.

Finish your homework first, then wash my car.

Have a heart, dad! 饶了我吧,爸爸!

The more I hear about it, the more disgusted I get. 越听越烦.

The more I hear about it, the more disgusted I become.

The more I know, the sicker I feel.

There she goes again. 她又来了*用于常说同样话的人又开始重复同一话题时。

Are you listening? I said…

Oh, no! There she goes again.对第3人说

She’s starting it again.

She’s saying it again.

No, you can’t go.

Oh, man! You never let me do anything. 哦,真烦!..

I don’t want to hear it.我不想听.

I don’t want to hear about it.

There’s one more problem.

Now what? 这次又是什么?

What else?

What’s next?

What else is wrong?

What is it this time?

●驳斥

Shut up! 闭嘴! I don’t want to hear it!

You shut up! /Shut your mouth.

Keep your mouth shut.

Be quiet! 安静!

Don’t be a back seat driver. 别指手划脚!

Stop shouting! 别大声嚷嚷!

Stop yelling! 别吵!

Keep your voice down! 小点声!

You always come home late.

Stop complaining! 别抱怨了.

Calm down, 安静点will you? --Okay. I’ll try.

Did you fix my car? I told you to do it before dinner.

Stop nagging me! 唠叨什么呀!..I’ll do it.

But you promised!

Get off my back. 别再啰嗦了!

Stop pestering me!

Quit bothering me!

Don’t tell me what to do!

Quit telling me what to do!

I won’t do it!

Don’t talk back to me! *顶嘴

(别跟我顶嘴!)

That’s the end of it. 就这样!

That’s final.

That’s it.

Let’s meet at 5∶00. 我们5点见吧。

It’s settled. 好,就这么定了。

He doesn’t have a girlfriend.

Shut up, big mouth!闭嘴. 多嘴!

You’ve got a big mouth.

You talk too much.

Hey, baby, what’s your name?

Leave me alone! 离我远点儿!

None of ur business.没你的事、用不着你管

It’s none of your business.

Mind your own business.先管好你自己吧

It is not your concern.

It doesn’t concern you.

Stay out of it. 你别瞎搀和。

I don’t need your input. 用不着你帮忙。

It’s personal. 这是我的私事

I don’t think you should do that.

Thanks, but I don’t need your two cents. *用不着你管、这和你没关系

I think you’re wrong.

Who asked you? 谁问你了?

Who cares what you think?

I didn’t ask you.

If I wanted your opinion, I would have asked you.

I can’t talk to you now.现在不能跟你说

I don’t need your help.我不需要你的帮助.

Your kindness is unwanted.

Your kindness is unwelcome.

I don’t want your kindness.

Get out of here! 给我出去!

They’re just kittens.小猫

Go away! 一边去!

Get lost! 你给我消失!

Take a hike!

Leave!

Get out of my face! 别让我看见你!、走开!

What did I do wrong?

Back off! 躲开!

Step back! 后退!

Let’s play this game.

Don’t bother me! 别打扰我!I have to finish my homework.

Are you trying to get rid of me? *轰走,去掉,摆脱”(你想把我哄走吗?)

No, I’ve just been busy.

Are you trying to avoid me? 躲

●责备

Liar! 骗子!

Don’t call me a liar!

He drinks too much.

That’s a lie! 那是瞎说!

That’s a filthy lie. 那纯属骗人

He’s a filthy liar. 他是个丑恶的骗子

Don’t lie to me. /Don’t tell me lies.

别骗我.

Ha, ha, ha… She’s so stupid!

Stop joking! 别开玩笑!

Quit your kidding.

Cut it out. 别弄! *放弃,停止

Knock it off 住手!/住嘴!

I’ve had enough of your nonsense. 废话(你开玩笑应该适可而止.)

Stop putting us on. *骗人,捉弄人

(别捉弄人)–I’m not!

Stop joking with us.

Stop fooling us.

Stop pulling our legs.

Don’t act stupid! 别干那种傻事!

It’s just a joke. 只是个玩笑。

Don’t act silly. /Don’t act dumb.

Don’t be silly! /Don’t be ridiculous!

Don’t talk silly. 别说傻话./Don’t say stupid things.

Don’t be foolish!

That’s stupid. 那也太蠢了.–But it’s true.

Bullshit! /Bull! *真蠢!

I won a thousand dollars!

Don’t pull my leg! 别逗了!

Don’t talk nonsense!

Don’t talk stupid!

Liar! --I’m not a liar!

Take it back!收回话

I don’t want to hear any more of your lies.我不想听你说的谎话.

I don’t want to hear your bull.

I don’t want to hear you lying to me any more.

Did you make up a story? 你在编故事吗?

I’m telling the truth.

Are you telling lies?

Is that the truth?

Phony! *搞什么鬼!

Bullshitter!

I don’t know.

Don’t play dumb! 别装傻!

Don’t act stupid!

Don’t pretend you don’t know!

You tricked me. 你在骗我吧

Gimme a break. 哪有的事儿。

What are you talking about?

You scammed me. 你骗了我。

You pulled one over on me. *pull one over 骗,让…上当

None of your tricks will work on me.

*trick欺骗,搞鬼。work on起作用、有效

(你骗人的把戏可骗不了我.)

You can’t trick me.

I’m not easily fooled.

●吵骂

You coward! 胆小鬼!

You chicken! *chicken-胆小鬼,turkey火鸡-傻瓜

Scared cat! /You sissy! /You wimp!

Nobody’s perfect! 人无完人!

Stingy./Cheapo./Cheapskate./Miser小气鬼

Fuck you! /Screw you! /Go to hell!

你这混蛋

You asshole! 饭桶! /You jerk! /You shit! /You idiot! /Stupid! /You fool!

Christ! *混帐!/天哪! /Oh, my god!

You beast! *你这畜牲!

You animal! /You pig!

You tomboy! 野丫头!

You sly dog! *滑头的家伙!

You’re sneaky! /You’re shrewd!

You’re clever!

Fag! /Faggot! 同性恋!

Hey, ugly! 丑八怪!

Fatso! 肥猪! /Fatty! /Whale!

Cow! 你这母牛!/你这娘们!

Pig! 猪猡!

Shorty! 矬子!

Shrimp! 矮矬子!

What an ungrateful man! 忘恩负义

You lowlife! 下流胚

You scum!

Stop trying to be cool!别硬装酷了!

Give it up!

●使人镇静

Excuse me. I’m lost.

Calm down. 镇静些Where are you going?

Oh my God! Oh, no! What am I going to do!? --Just calm down. /Cool down.

Take it easy. Don’t work so hard. 别紧张

I can’t take it easy. This is due in the morning.

Don’t over do it. 别干得太多!

Don’t overextend yourself.

What? You mean I’m too short?

Don’t get so uptight. 别当真。

Don’t get so worked up.

Don’t be so stiff. 放松点儿.

Kick back! /Loosen up. 随便点、放松点

Kick back, make yourself at home.

Just relax! /Take it easy!

I’m sorry, I’m going to be a little late.

That’s okay. Take your time.不用着急

Wait! I need to go to the bathroom.

There’s no need to rush. 别急。

You don’t need to hurry.

No rush. /No hurry.

Don’t rush on my account. 不用为我着急

●言归于好

Let’s make up. 我们和好吧! --Yeah, let’s.

Let’s kiss and make up.

We had a fight today.

Did you make up? 和好了吗?

Stop fighting! 别打了.

It’s over. Get out!

Can’t we talk it over? 我们就不能谈谈吗?

Can’t we work it out?

Let’s talk it over.

Try to get along.要好好相处.

Be nice to each other.

Let’s forgive and forget!过去的事就让它过去吧.

Let bygones be bygones.

Who did it?

You’ve got me. 糟了,让你逮着了.

I give up. /I’m beaten. /You win.

I won. /I’ve beaten you.你输了 /You’ve lost.

You’re a loser. /I’m a winner.

I didn’t mean to hurt you.我无意伤害你

I meant no harm.

I missed you. 我很想念你.

I get lonely easily.我是个容易感到寂寞的人.

Can’t you patch things up? *用patch up表示“平息争吵、和好”。

Isn’t there any way u can patch things up?

Can’t you make up?你们就不能和好吗?