高频美式表达(3)

  1. give credit where credit is due 称赞该被称赞的人
  2. go from bad to worse 每况愈下
  3. hit the jackpot 中大奖
  4. It all depends on what one means by sth. 看某人对于…是什么意思
  5. accidentally/ on purpose 不小心/故意
  6. in one’s book 对…而言
  7. No pains, no gains 一份耕耘,一份收获
  8. You ain‘t seen nothing yet 你还没有见过更好(烂)的吧
  9. to give a rain check 改天的邀请
  10. That‘s what friends are for 这就是好朋友啊
  11. It‘s a pain in the neck 很讨厌但难避免
  12. It’s the thought that counts 心意最重要
  13. the tip of the iceberg 冰山一角
  14. jump down someone’s throat 无理地打断别人
  15. save sth. for a rainy day 以备不时之需
  16. behind the screens 在幕后
  17. by the skin of one’s teeth 刚好,侥幸
  18. Don’t rock the boat 不要破坏现状
  19. worth its weight in gold 很有价值的
  20. speak of the devil 说曹操,曹操到
  21. right up/down someone‘s alley 某人的专长
  22. You never know what you can do until you try 不试试看,就不知道自己的能力
  23. You scratch my back, and I‘ll scratch yours 你帮我,我也帮你
  24. A penny saved is a penny earned 省一分就是赚一分
  25. get away from it all 远离这一切
  26. make a mountain out of a molehill 大题小作
  27. Two heads are better than one 三个臭皮匠顶一个诸葛亮
  28. get/have a cold feet 紧张
  29. have someone’s sight on sth. 看好了某种东西
  30. Honesty is the best policy 诚实为上策

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