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As 从句

As 从句

The operators ++ and — can be either prefix operators (++nc) or postfix (nc++); these two forms have different values...

例句集锦

You should by now have a full, comprehensive idea of how best to approach building a massive, highly targeted list....

American English VS British English

pronounciation spelling wording meaning

Complex Sentences

Complex Sentences

C for Dummies, 2nd edition On the other hand, the time it takes to develop an assembly language program is...

英语语法 – 倒装 (Inversion)

For some time has enrollment in CS50 at Harvard been trending upward, as have been CS enrollments nationally. These things...

Inconsequential

Inconsequential

inconsequential: not important inconsequential differences

whip together

Whip together

whip together: to produce or prepare (something) very quickly She whipped together a quick lunch They had little time to...

Fathom

Fathom

To fathom something is to understand it thoroughly, and is usually used in the negative, as in “I can’t fathom...

Mouthpiece, Party Dues, Extradite, Swine

mouthpiece party dues extradite swine

You are on a roll

You are on a roll

Experiencing a particularly successful period, without any setbacks or low points. If you are on a roll, you are making...

left and right

left and right

If something happens left and right, it happens everywhere, usually without a plan or pattern. Traditional retail stores are shutting down...

Badger

Badgers are short-legged omnivores in the family Mustelidae, which also includes the otters, polecats, weasels, and wolverines

Business Oligarch

oligarch: 寡头政治执政者 The term business oligarch is almost a synonym of the term business magnate, borrowed by the English-speaking and...

National

national: adj: relating to a nation noun: a citizen of a particular country, typically entitled to hold that country’s passport. ...

business as usual

business as usual

an unchanging state of affairs despite difficulties or disturbances.

Political Correctness

political correctness: the avoidance, often considered as taken to extremes, of forms of expression or action that are perceived to...

Tributary

tributary: a river or stream flowing into a larger river or lake.

El Nino

El Nino: an irregularly occurring and complex series of climatic changes affecting the equatorial Pacific region and beyond every few...

Bungle

bungle: carry out (a task) clumsily or incompetently, leading to failure or an unsatisfactory outcome.

Shoot

shoot (informal, north America) used as a euphemism for ‘shit’.