复习迎考词汇积累

Cram for 考前抱佛脚

搭配 “cram for something” 的意思是 “在短时间内学习大量知识,突击复习”,多用来形容为了应付考试,临阵抱佛脚的做法。动词 “cram” 的本意是 “填满、塞进”,这里,它比喻 “快速地往脑子里塞入很多内容、死记硬背”。

例句

Susan can’t come out with us tonight because she needs to cram for the maths test tomorrow morning. She hasn’t even started yet!

苏珊今晚来不了了,因为她得为明天早上的数学测验临阵磨枪。她还没开始复习呢!


Why do you always leave studying until the last minute, Joe? You hate cramming! It stresses you out and then you do badly. You never learn, do you?

你为什么总是到最后关头才开始学习呢,乔?你又特别不擅长临时抱佛脚!弄得精神紧张,结果成绩一塌糊涂。但你就是不长记性,是不是?


I need to start preparing for exams weeks in advance to do well, but my brother has always been able to cram and get a great mark! It’s so annoying!

为了能考出好成绩,我提前好久就开始复习备考,但我弟弟总是能靠临时抱佛脚,拿高分!真气人!

 

Hit the books 做功课、看书

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表达 “hit the books” 的意思并不是 “击打书本”,而是 “做功课、用功看书” 的口语说法,人们多用它来表示为准备重要的考试而看书、努力学习。

例句

Wow, that exam is soon. I really need to hit the books if I'm going to pass.
哇,那门考试就要到了。我要是想通过,那就真得开始用功学了。


She's a really good student. She's hit the books every night since the course started.

她是一名很优秀的学生。从课程开始以来,她每晚都用功学习。

 

All I can think about is passing this course so I'd better hit the books all weekend.   

我满脑子想的就是要通过这门课,所以我最好整个周末都用功读书。


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