be at the end of one’s rope中文意思

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be at the end of one's rope

字面词义:在绳子的末端。
真正含义:由于各种压力,达到崩溃的边缘,忍无可忍
(另外还有山穷水尽之意)。

例句I'm at the end of my rope!There's too much pressure, so I'm going to quit.

big cheese/big gun

字面词义:大奶酪,大枪。
真正含义:非常重要的人物,领袖式人物或者高管。

例句Bill wanted to be the big cheese in his school.

bite one's tongue

bite one's tongue
字面词义:咬紧舌头。
真正含义:强忍住不说;强迫自己保持沉默。

例句I had to bite my tongue when i was about to tell the secret.

dog days

dog days
字面词义:狗天。
真正含义:一年中最热的几天。

例句The dog days are upon us,let's go swimming in the lake.

climb the wall

climb the wall
字面词义:爬墙。
真正含义:心烦意乱;焦躁不安;发狂
(尤其是当身陷一个狭小空间或感到百般无聊时)

例句I wonder if the rain will ever stop. The kids are climbing the walls.

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