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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...

Login Credentials, Open Source Credentials

Login Credentials, Open Source Credentials

Login credentials to a managed system usually consist of a user ID and password. The user credentials are typically some...

Value Investing

Value Investing

The foundation of the book is on value investing, which is the concept of buying great companies when they are...

Blow One’s Chance/Blow One’s Shot

Blow One’s Chance/Blow One’s Shot

To ruin, mishandle, or fail to capitalize on an opportunity. But then many entrepreneurs blow their best shot at freedom...

Imposter Syndrome

Impostor syndrome (also known as impostor phenomenon, impostorism, fraud syndrome or the impostor experience) is a psychological pattern in which...

Corny 老套

corny: mawkishly old-fashioned : tiresomely simple and sentimental told corny jokes corny greeting cards

Escrow

a bond, deed, or other document kept in the custody of a third party, taking effect only when a specified...

lock onto 锁定

locate (a target) by radar or similar means and then track. or lock in on: if a missile or a...

Take a/the Day off

to decide not to work on a particular day A day off means a day off working. clock in: register...

Rub it in your face

1. To make someone feel worse about an already bad, unpleasant, or undesirable situation or outcome 2. To flaunt one’s...

keep under wraps

keep under wraps

Concealed or secret, as in The design for the new plant is under wraps. This idiom frequently is put as...

Silo:

Silo:

silo: verb: isolate (one system, process, department, etc.) from others. Intel siloed SUSE, they siloed Red Hat, they siloed Canonical. They never told...

Get off your tails

Get off your tails

get off one’s tails: That’s a long time, and we only heard rumors because another very large operating system vendor...

Grotto

grotto: A grotto is a natural or artificial cave used by humans in both modern times and antiquity, and historically...

Intrepid

intrepid: brave and adventurous at the same time, courageous US Intrepid Aircraft Carrier      

Hell Bent on Doing Something

hell bent on doing something: be determined to do something.