Totem pole?

2014-08-05 10:50

If someone says they’re the low man on the totem pole or any project, they mean to say they’re the common man.

英文指示牌,司机必懂

2014-07-30 14:38

在国外开车上路,公路牌一定要懂,安全第一。今天我们就来学学国外常见公路指示牌的英文。

Cash cow?

2014-07-29 10:59

You don’t want to kill or hurt your cash cow because you want it to continue to bring in an income on a daily basis.

A dose of his own medicine

2014-07-25 10:54

It means they’re receiving the bad treatment they’ve been giving others.

如何用英文租车

2014-07-23 14:33

在大城市工作和生活,去哪儿都离不了车,但很多人又不愿意养车,于是租车服务应运而生。那么我们今天就来学学租车的时候常用的一些英语。

Kicking the can down the road?

2014-07-22 10:42

“Kicking the can down the road” means avoiding doing their job now and putting it off till later.

Larger scheme of things?

2014-07-18 11:07

Somehow the human endeavor is often futile and thankless in the grand scheme of things.

过海关遇到的英语问题如何回答

2014-07-17 10:07

现在出国旅游的背包客增多了,自由行之前,在海关还是要回答一些问题的,下面介绍一些常见的,也附上比较好的回答。

Food chain?

2014-07-15 10:33

Food chain can be used as a metaphor points to your particular position in the social hierarchy.

Follow the money?

2014-07-11 10:24

If you follow where all the money goes and to whom, you’ll find the root of all problems in politics today.

Behind the eight ball again?

2014-07-08 11:22

“Behind the eight ball” refers to a position of difficulty from which one is unlikely to extricate themselves.

Reading the riot act?

2014-07-01 11:09

Reading the riot act means giving someone a strong warning – before further actions are taken against them as punishment.

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