英文:A开头的英语谚语


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A good tongue is a good weapon.
会说话的舌头是一件精良的武器。

A bad beginning makes a bad ending.
恶始必有恶终.

A bad padlock invites a picklock.
坏锁招人撬。

A bad penny always comes back.
伪币迟早归原主。

A bad workman quarrels with his tools.
人笨怨刀钝。

A baited cat may grow as fierce as a lion.
被逼急的猫,凶得象狮子。

A bargain is a bargain.
成约不能翻悔。

A barly-corn is better than a diamond to a cock.
对于公鸡来说,麦粒胜过钻石.

A beard well lathered is half shaved.
皂沫涂得好,胡须半剃掉. /磨刀不误砍柴工.

A beggar can never be bankrupt.
乞丐永远不会破产.

A belly full of gluttony will never study willingly.
吃得过饱,懒得学习。

A big wind can blow through a small hole.
针尖大的窟窿,斗大的风。

A birbe will enter without knocking.
贿赂毋须敲门而入。

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
双鸟在林,不如一鸟在手.

A bird is known by its note, and a man by his talk.
闻声知鸣鸟,闻言见人心。

A bit in the morning is better than nothing all day.
上午有一点收获,总比全天无收获好.

A black plum is as sweet as a white.
黑梅白梅一样甜。

A blind man will not thank you for a looking-glass.
瞎子不谢赠镜人.

A blunt knife may be sharpened on a stone, but if a man is stupid there is no help for his stupidity.
刀钝石上磨,人蠢没奈何。

A boaster and a liar are all one.
吹牛撒谎一家亲。

A boisterous horse must have a boisterous bridle.
烈马要套上好辔头。

A bonny bride is soon buskit [=dressed].
美丽的新娘好打扮.

A book is a success when people who haven't read it pretend they have.
一本书如果没有看过的人也冒充看过,便是成功的。

A book that is shut is but a block.
有书不读如藏木.

A bow long bent at last waxeth weak.
良弓张久必驰.

A bow long bent grows weak.
常拉满弓无力。

A brave man may fall, but he cannot yield.
勇者可能跌倒,但不会屈服.

A brave man risks his life, but not his conscience.
勇敢的人可用生命冒险,但不以良心冒险。

A bride is diligent for three days.
新娶媳妇三日勤.

A broken friendship may be soldered,but will never be sound.
破裂了的友谊,再补也难如故.

A brother is a friend given by God.
兄弟是天赐的朋友.

A bully is always a coward.
恃强欺弱者均是懦夫。

A burnt child dreads the fire.
烧伤的孩子最怕火。

A cat in gloves catches no mice.
带手套的猫捉不到老鼠.

A cat may look at a king.
猫也可以看皇帝。/ 地位虽不同,人人应平等。

A cautious mind is the half of wisdom.
谨慎小心近于明智.

A cheerful wife is the joy of life.
有个乐天的妻子是人生的欢乐.

A city that parleys is half gotten.
求和之城已陷落一半。

A clean fast is better than a dirty breakfast.
宁为清贫,不为浊富。

A clean hand wants no washing.
手要是干净无须洗。

A clear conscience laughs at false accusation.
只要问心无愧,无端的指责可以一笑置之。

A close mouth catches no flies.
嘴巴闭得紧,苍蝇飞不进。

A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run.
保守主义者是胆小得不敢斗争,又胖得跑不动的人。

A covetous man is good to none, but worst to himself.
贪心不足的人对他人无益,对自己最有害。

A crabbed knot must have a crabbed wedge.
难解的绳结得用坚硬的楔子来对付。

A cracked bell can never sound well.
破钟无好音。

A creaking door hangs long.
旧门久用,病夫命长。

A critic is a man who knows the way but can't drive the car.
批评家是一个认得路但不会开车的人。

A crooked stick will have a crooked shadow.
身不正,影必斜。

A curst cow has short horns.
性子烈的牛角短,脾气暴的人为害有限。

A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
玩世不恭者是知道一切事物的价格,却不知道任何东西的价值的人。

A danger foreseen is half avoided.
预见隐患犹如防患一半.

A day is a miniature of eternity.
一天是永恒的缩影.

A dear ship stands long in the haven.
贵重的船只停留在避风港里的时间长。

A diligent scholar, and the master's paid.
学生勤奋学习,就是对老师的报答.

A dog will not howl if you beat him with a bone.
肉骨头打狗,狗不叫。

A dream that is not interpreted is like a letter that is not opened.
一个未圆的梦恰似一封未拆的信。

A drowning man will catch at a straw.
快淹死的人连草也要抓。

A dwarf on a giant's shoulders sees the farther of the two.
侏儒站在巨人的肩膀上,能比巨人看得远.

A faint heart never won a fair lady.
懦夫难得美人心.

A fall into the pit, a gain in your wit. / A stumble may prevent a fall.
小踬防大跌. / 小惩大戒. / 吃一堑,长一智.

A fool and his money are soon parted.
傻瓜花钱快.

A fool knows more in his own house than a wise man in another.
傻子在自己家里比聪明人在别人家里知道得多。

A fool may ask more questions in an hour than a wise man can answer in seven years.
傻子一小时提出的问题,聪明人七年也回答不了。

A fool may give a wise man counsel.
愚人也能为智者出主意. / 愚者千虑,必有一得.

A forced kindness deserves no thanks.
虚情假意不值得感谢.

A foreign language is a weapon in the struggle of life.
外语是人生斗争的一种武器.

A foul morn may turn to a fair day.
阴霾的早晨能变成晴朗的白天.

A friend in need is a friend indeed.
患难见真情.

A friend is easier lost than found.
朋友易失不易得.

A friend is known in necessity.
患难见友情.

A friend to all is a friend to none.
对一切人都是朋友,对哪一个也不是朋友.

A friend's frown is better than a fool's smile.
朋友对你皱眉,胜过傻瓜对你微笑.

A friennd in word is never friend of mine.
口头上的朋友决不是朋友.

A full belly neither fights nor flies well.
肚子太饱,不能打仗也不能逃跑。

A ganging fit is aye getting./ A going foot is always getting.
腿勤生财

A generation without a cause in its youth has no legacy in its old age.
一代人如年轻时没有事业,老了就不会有遗产可以传下去.

A glass at supper is not amiss.
晚酌一杯也无妨。

A good anvil does not fear the hammer.
好砧不怕铁锤砸.

A good archer is not known by his arrows but his aim.
神箭手因其射中靶子而非因其箭而闻名。

A good beginning is half the battle.
好的开端等于成功了一半.

A good beginning makes a good ending.
欲善其终,先善其始.

A good book is the best of friends, the same today and for ever.
好书如好友,友情永不渝.

A good conscience is a continual feast.
问心无愧天天乐。

A good deed is never lost.
好心一定有好报。

A good face is a letter of recommendation.
漂亮的面孔就是推荐书。

A good face needs no band, and a pretty wench no land.
英俊的小伙子无需吹鼓手,漂亮的村姑无需田地.

A good friend is my nearest relation.
好友即至亲.

A good horse cannot be of a bad colour.
好马无劣色

A good husband makes a good wife. A good Jack makes a good Jill.
丈夫好,妻子也好.

A good man can no more harm than a sheep.
好人象绵羊,为恶不在行。

A good man terminates a friendship with out rancour.
君子绝交不记仇.

A good marksman may miss.
好射手也有失手的时候.

A good marriage is like an incredible retirement fund. You put everything you have into it during your productive life, and over the years it turns from silver to gold to platinum.
美满婚姻就象一笔丰厚得难以置信的退休金.盛年时你将一切所得放入其中,经过积年累月,它便会从白银变成黄金,再从黄金变成白金.

A good name is better than riches.
美名胜过金钱。

A good name is sooner lost than won.
美名难得而易失.

A good neighbour, a good morrow.
邻居好,日子好.

A good newspaper, I suppose,is a nation talking to itself.
我认为,一份好的报纸是一个民族在同自己谈话。

A good reputation sits still;a bad one runs about.
好名不出门,恶名传四方。

A good shift may serve long,but it will not serve ever.
好的推诿之词或许长期有用,但不会永远有用。

A good surgeon must have an eagle's eye,a lion's heart,and a lady's hand.
一个好外科医生要有鹰的眼、狮子的胆和女性的手。

A good tale ill told is marred in the telling.
好故事还要讲得好。

A good tale is none the worse for being told twice.
好戏不厌两回看。/好故事百听不厌。

A good thing is soon snatched up.
好货卖得快。

A good tree cannot bring forth evil fruit,neither can a corrupt tree bring forth good fruit.
好树不会结坏果子,坏树不会结好果子。

A good tree is a good shelter.
枝叶茂盛的大树是躲避风雨的好去处. / 大树底下好乘凉.

A good wife and health is a man's best wealth.
男子的最大财富,在于妻子贤惠,自己健康.

A gossip's mouth is the devil's mail-bag.
饶舌者的嘴巴是魔鬼的邮袋。

A great city, a great solitude.
城市越大越寂寞。

A great dowry is a bed full of brambles.
满屋的嫁妆犹如满床荆棘.

A great fortune is a great slavery.
财多多受累.

A great man is always willing to be little.
伟大的人物总是愿意当小人物的.

A great poem is a fountain forever overflowing with the waters of wisdom and delight.
伟大的诗篇犹如永远流出智慧和欢欣之水的喷泉。

A great ship asks deep waters.
大船要在深 水行./ 深水浮大船.

A great vessel will be long in completion.
大器晚成.

A green wound is soon healed.
新伤口愈合快。

A growing youth has a wolf in his belly.
年轻小伙子,吃饭象饿狼。

A guilty conscience needs no accuser.
自己问心有愧,无需别人责备.

A handful of good life is better than a bushel of learning.
为善一时,赛过满腹经纶。

A handsaw is a good thing,but not to shave with.
手锯再好也不能用来剃胡须。

A hedge between keeps friendship green.
交友有度,友谊常青. / 君子之交淡如水.

A hero is nothing but a product of his time.
时势造英雄.

A holiday gives one a chance to look backward and forward,to reset oneself by an inner compass.
假期使你有机会回顾与前瞻,用心中的罗盘重新定好自已的方位。

A honey tongue,a heart of gall.
口如蜜甜者心似胆苦。

A horse stumbles that has four legs.
人有失足,马有失蹄。

A hungry man is an angry man.
饿汉易怒。

A king without learning is but a crowned ass.
无知的国王不过是一头戴着王冠的驴。

A kiss can bring either unrest or peace to one's heart.
一个吻既可给人的心灵带来不安,也可以使它得到安宁.

A knowing man is hot in arguing for truth's sake; an ignorant man for opinion's sake.
有知识的人激烈争论是为了辩明真理;无知的人激烈争论是为了固执己见.

A large part of virtue consists in good habits.
美德大多只是良好的习惯。

A lawyer never goes to law himself.
律师自己决不会打官司。

A lazy youth, a lousy age.
少时懒惰老来苦.

A lean dog shames his master.
狗瘦主人羞。

A learned man is not learned in everything.
有学问的人并非什么都懂.

A leopard and a goat can never live in the same flock.
豹子和山羊不同群。

A liar is not believed when he tells the truth.
惯说谎者说真话时也没人相信了。

A lie begets a lie.
谎言生谎言。

A light purse makes a heavy heart.
钱袋越空,心情越重。

A like every day makes a clout on Sunday./ If you always wear your best clothes they will soon wear out.
平时穿衣无好歹,假日出门无新衣.

A lion at home, a mouse abroad.
在家象狮子,出外成老鼠。

A little body doth often harbour a great soul.
伟大的心灵常寓于矮小的身躯之中.

A little credulity helps one on through life very smoothly.
如果你有点轻信别人,你的生活就会更如意.

A little help is worth a deal of pity.
一点帮助胜于一车同情.

A little kiss while you are sleeping, to give you sweeter dreams.
睡时一个吻,美梦到天明.

A little labour, much health.
适量的劳动有益于健康。

A little learning is a dangerous thing,but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.
知识浅薄是危险的,而无知是同样糟糕.

A little learning is a dangerous thing.
浅学误人.

A little neglect may breed great mischief.
细小的疏忽会酿成大祸。

A little of everything, and nothing at all.
什么都来一点,什么也得不到.

A little pot is soon hot.
壶小易沸,量小易怒.

A long dispute means that both parties are wrong.
持久的争论意味着双方都是错的。

A love that could die was not real love.
真正的爱情不会死亡.

A maiden with many wooers often chooses the worst.
求婚者多的少女往往选中最差的郎君.

A man among children will be long a child, a child among men will be soon a man.
成年人和儿童在一起童心常驻,儿童和成年人在一起容易老成.

A man at sixteen will prove a child at sixty.
十六岁不成人,六十岁不成器.

A man becomes learned by asking questions.
要长学问,就得多问.

A man can die but once.
人无二死.

A man can do no more than he can.
凡事应量力而行.

A man can fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to blame somebody else.
一个人可以失败许多次,但是只要他没有责怪旁人,他还不是一个失败者.

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
只要有无限的热情,一个人几乎可以在任何事情上取得成功.

A man cannot spin and reel at the same time.
一个人不能同时又纺又绕. /一心不能二用.

A man can't ride your back unless it's bent.
你的腰不弯,别人就不能骑在你背上。

A man is known by the company he keeps.
从其交友知其为人.

A man is not old as long as he is seeking something. A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
只要一个人还有所追求,他就没有老.直到后悔取代了梦想,一个人才算老.

A man is only as good as what he loves.
一个人要用他所爱的东西有多好来衡量.

A man is weal or woe as he thinks himself so.
一个人命运好坏,全看自己如何想.

A man knows his companion in a long journey and a little inn.
长途同行,逆旅共处,伴侣品格,洞察如烛.

A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he canot sit upon it.
一个人可以用刺刀为自己建造一个宝座,但却无法坐在上面。

A man may have a just esteem of himself without being proud.
一个人虽对自己有恰当的尊敬,也无需骄傲。

A man may woo where he will, but he will wed where his hap is.
向谁求爱由自己,与谁结婚靠机遇.

A man must not be judged by his appearance,just as the ocean cannot be measured in gallons.
凡人不可貌相,海水不可斗量.

A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another's.
一个人在描述别人的性格时最能暴露出自己的性格。

A man of great talents will surely be given important assignments.
大才必有大用.

A man of moral integrity does not fear any slanderous attack.
人正不怕影子斜。

A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds.
光说不做的人,就象长满杂草的院子.

A man usually falls in love with the woman who asks the kind of questions he is able to answer.
男人往往会爱上向他提出问题,而他又能回答得出的女人.

A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.
害怕痛苦的人已经在承受他所害怕的痛苦了。

A man who finds no satisfaction in himself, seeks for it in vain elsewhere.
在自己身上找不到满足的人,在别的地方也找不到满足。

A man who knows two languages is worth two men.
懂得两种语言的人抵得上两个人.

A man who neglects his studies in youth will regret it in later years.
在青年时代轻率地对待学习的人,将来会感到痛苦和难过的.

A man without a smiling face must not open a shop.
没有笑脸的人不能开店。

A man without knowledge is like a house without a foundation.
人没有知识犹如房子没有地基.

A man,a horse,and a dog are never weary of each others company.
人、马、狗可以永远相伴不厌倦。

A man's character is like a fence--it cannot be strengthened by whitewashing.
人的名誉犹如一道篱笆——粉刷并不能使之坚固。

A man's home is his castle.
一个人的家就是他的城堡.

A man's life is limited, but there is no limit to serving the people. I will dedicate my limited life to the limitless job of serving the people.
人的生命是有限的,可是,为人民服务是无限的,我要把有限的生命,投入到无限的为人民服务之中去......

A man's own good-breeding is his best security against other people's ill manners.
自身教养好是抵制他人无礼的最好保证.

A man's vanity is actually in proportion to ignorance.
一个人的虚荣心实际上和他的愚蠢程度成正比。

A mill cannot grind with the water that is past.
磨轮不能用已经流走的水来转动。

A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it.
只有逻辑的头脑象只有刃的刀,它会割破使用它的手。

A mirror can only help you see the stain on your face; and to wipe it off, you have to rely on yourself.
镜子只能帮助你找到脸上的污点,要擦掉污点还要靠自己。

A miss is as good as a mile.
差之毫厘,失之千里.

A modest man frequently ponders over his mistakes; a conceited man only gossips about other's errors.
谦虚者常思己过,骄傲者只论人非。

A money lender serves you in the present tense, lends you in the conditional mood, keeps you in the subjuctive,and ruins you in the future.
放债的人为你服务时用现在时态,借钱给你时用条件语气,使你常处于虚拟语气之中,并于将来时态中毁掉你.

A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.
母亲不是籍以依赖的人,而是使依赖成为不必要的人。

A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces but also by the men it honors. the men it remembers.
一个民族不仅通过它所造就的人,也通过它给以荣誉的人和它所铭记的人展示 自己。

A near friend is better than a far-dwelling kinsman.
远亲不如近友.

A nice wife and a back door, do often make a rich man poor.
妻子气派仆人偷,百万富翁也变穷.

A number of small streams converge into a vast ocean.
涓涓之流,汇成大海.

A painter leaves his emotions behind him for his posterity to share.
画家把自己的感情留下来,与后人共享。

A paradise that you cannot leave is hell.
不能离开的天堂等于是地狱。

A past mistake of one serves as a good lesson to all.
一人之失,百人之师。

A penny saved is a penny gained.
省一文等于挣一文.

A penny soul never came to twopence.
志小者成不了大事./心胸狭窄,一事无成.

A person who is imperious and tries to gloss over his fault is bound to suffer in the end.
专横跋扈,文过饰非的人到头来总是要吃亏的。

A pessimist? That's a person who has been intimately acquainted with an optimist.
悲观主义者吗?那是曾和乐观主义者过从甚密的人。

A place for everything, and everything in its place.
物应各有其所,亦应各在其所。

A plant may produce new flowers; man is young but once./ Flowers will bloom again in due time,but man can never regain his youth.
花有重开日,人无再少年.

A poet is , before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.
一个诗人,首先应当是一个非常热爱语言的人。

A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and climbs it while playing a violin.
诗人是这样的人,他把梯子架到星星上,一边爬梯子一边拉提琴。

A poet is born,not made.
诗人靠天成。

A poor spirit is poorer than a poor purse.
精神空虚比钱包空虚更可怜.

A proud man hath many crosses.
骄傲者挫折多。

A quiet conscience sleeps in thunder.
心里坦然,打雷也照样入睡。

A real friend never gets in your way, unless you happen to be on the way down.
真正的朋友绝不会挡住你的去路,除非在你走下坡路时.

A rolling eye, a roving heart.
眼活情不专.

A rolling stone gathers no moss.
滚动的石头上不长青苔. /见异思迁,终无所获.

A selfless man is upright and high-minded.
人不自私,顶天立地。

A ship in harbour is safe-but that is not what ships are for.
船停泊在港中固然安全,可是这并非造船的目的。

A shy cat makes a proud mouse.
猫儿胆小耗子闹。

A single spark can start a prairie fire.
星星之火,可以燎原

A small glass of whisky,please.
请来一小杯威士忌。

A small leak will sink a great ship.
小漏能沉大船.

A smile is a curve that sets a lot of things straight.
微笑是一条曲线,它能使许多东西变直.

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
平静的大海决不能造就出熟练的水手.

A snob has to spend so much time being a snob that he has little time left to meddle with you.
势利的人要在势利上花许多时间,不会剩许多时间来管你的闲事。

A snow year,a rich year.
瑞雪兆丰年。

A sober man may become a drunkard through being a coward. A brave man may be come a coward through being a drunkard.
清醒的人胆小时会变成醉汉。勇敢的人喝醉时会变得懦弱。

A still tongue makes a wise head.
沉默者有智慧。

A stitch in time saves nine.
不洞不补,大洞尺五. /及时处理,事半功倍.

A straw shows which way the wind blows.
草动知风向。 / 见微知著。

A strong climbing-rope,made by twisting together confidence,determination and perseverance, can help you scale the summits of knowledge and science.
信心, 决心和恒心拧成一根坚实的攀绳,能助你达到知识和科学的高峰.

A stupid person always tries to justify himself for his mistakes; but a wise man tries his best to correct his errors.
愚蠢的人总是为自己的错误辩护,聪明的人则力求改正自己的错误。

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
教师的影响是永恒的;无法估计他的影响会有多深远。

A thing of beauty is a joy for ever.
美的事物永远令人喜悦.

A thing you don't want is dear at any price.
不需要的东西,无论买价多少都贵.

A thousand-li journey is started by taking the first step.
千里之行,始于足下.

A trouble shared is a trouble halved.
两人分担,困难减半.

A trout in the pot is better than a salmon in the sea.
锅里一条小鱼胜过海里一条大鱼.

A true jest is no jest.
真正的笑语决非笑话。

A watched pot never boils.
心急锅不开.

A waterfront pavilion gets the moonlight first;the flowers and trees on the sunny side meet spring earlier.
近水楼台先得月,向阳花木早逢春。

A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
结婚纪念日所庆祝的是恩爱,信赖,合作,容忍和坚毅.其顺序则年年不同.

A well-Prepared mind hopes in adversity and fears in prosperity.
遇事有准备的人逢逆境不失望,处顺境不大意。

A wilful man will have his way.
顽强者定会成功.

A wise man cares not for what he cannot have.
智者不为自己得不到的东西而烦恼.

A wise man changes his mind, a fool never will.
智者通权达变,愚者坚持己见。

A wise man is never less alone than when alone.
智者独处不寂寞.

A wise man never loses anything if he has himself.
聪明的人只要能掌握自己,便什么也不会失去.

A woman never loafs; she shops, entertains, and visits.
女人从来不闲逛;购物,待客,串门总有事可忙.

A wonder lasts but nine days.
奇闻只存在九天。

A word is enough to the wise.
智者不用多告诫.

A word once spoken cannot be taken back even by a team of four horses.
一言既出,驷马难追。

A work ill done must be twice done.
工作没做好,就应当重新做.

A young man should not marry yet, an old man not at all.
男子如年轻,还不该结婚.男子如年老,根本不该结婚.

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
越是不见越想念.

Absolutely impossible
绝对不可能的!

Absolutely impossible!
绝对不可能!

Absolutely right.
绝对正确。

Absolutely.
用于答话)是这样;当然是;绝对如此。

Accidents will happen in the best regulated families.
家规再严,事端难免。

Achievement is founded on diligence and wasted upon recklessness.
业精于勤,荒于嬉.

Achievement provides the only real pleasure in life.
有所成就乃是人生唯一的真正乐趣.

Action is the proper fruit of knowledge.
行动是知识的佳果.

Actions speak louder than words.
行动胜于言辞.

Actual practice builds up genuine knowledge; a strict master brings up accomplished disciples. / From actual practice comes sound knowledge; from a strict master, a brilliant disciple.
实践出真知, 严师出高徒.

Adopt the pace of nature: Her secret is patience.
采用大自然的步伐:她的秘密在于耐心。

Adventure is just a romantic name for trouble.
冒险是自找麻烦的浪漫说法。

Adversity is a good discipline.
逆境磨练人.

Adversity is a great schoolmaster.
逆境是好老师.

Adversity makes a man wise,not rich.
逆境不能使人致富,却能使人聪明.

Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
我们请别人给以忠告时,说明我们已经知道解决问题的答案却希望并不知道它 。

Advice should always be consumed to between two thick slices of doubt.
对任何劝告都该三思而后行。

Affairs that are done by due degress are soon ended.
按部就班,只快不慢.

After a certain number of years.our faces become our biographies.
经过若干年之后,我们的面貌就成了我们的传记.

After a storm comes a calm.
雨过天晴,苦尽甘来.

After dinner comes the reckoning.
要吃饭就得付帐. /要享乐就得付代价.

After dinner sit awhile; after supper walk a mile.
午餐后稍坐片刻,晚餐后步行一里。

After I get home,I'll call you.
到家以后,我会给你打电话。

After I had finished my paper,I put it in the drawer.
我写完论文,就把它放在抽屉了。

After wind comes rain.
风是雨的头。

Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.
无人能抵御嘲笑的进攻。

Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.
年纪只是感觉如何的问题,而不是年岁的问题.

Agood horse should be seldom spurred.
好马无需用鞭抽。

All are not friends that speak us fait.
当面说好话的并不都是朋友.

All are not hunters that blow the horn.
吹号角的未必都是猎人。

All are not saints that go to church.
上教堂的未必都是圣人。

All are not thieves that dogs bark at.
狗咬的不见得都是小偷。

All bread is not baked in one oven.
面包不都是一个炉灶里烤出来的。/ 不应强求一律。

All fellows at football./ On the playing-field, all are on equality.
运动场上人人平等。

All for one, one for all.
人人为我,我为人人.

All good things are cheap, all bad things are very dear.
一切好的东西都是便宜的,所有坏的东西都是非常贵的.

All great truths are obvious truths. But not all obvious truths are great truths.
伟大的真理都是明摆着的事实.但不见得所有明摆着的事实都是伟大的真理.

All his geese are swans.
自己的鹅都是天鹅。

All human wisdom is summed up in two words-wait and hope.
人类所有的智慧可以归结为两个----等待和希望.

All I have to do is learn English
我所要做的就是学英语。

All is fair in love and war.
情场战场,不择手段。

All is not at hand that helps.
世间没有唾手可得之事.

All is not gain that is got into the purse.
装进钱包里的不一定都是收益.

All is well with him who is beloved of his neighbours.
邻里和气,万事如意.

All men can't be first.
不可能人人得冠军。

All men have a reason,but not all men can give a reason.
所有的人都有理由,但并非所有的人都能讲出理由。

All people in the revolutionary ranks must care for each other,must love and help each other.
一切革命队伍的人都要互相关心,互相爱护,互相帮助.

All readers can be divided into two classes:those who read to remember and those who read to forget.
所有的读者都可分为两类:有人为了记住而读,有人为了忘却而读.

All right.
好吧。

All rivers run into the sea.
条条江河归大海.

All roads lead to Rome.
条条大路通罗马.

All that glitters is not gold.
闪烁者不尽是金。

All that you do, do with your might; things done by halves are never done right.
做一切事都应尽力而为,半途而废永远不行.

All the mistakes I ever made in my life were when I wanted to say "NO”,and said "Yes”.
我一生中所犯的错误都是在本想说“不”的时候说了“是”。

All the weapons of war will not arm fear.
任何武器都武装不了恐惧。

All theory, dear friend,is grey; but the precious tree of life is green.
亲爱的朋友,所有的理论都是灰色的;而宝贵的生活之树却是绿色的.

All things are attained by diligence and toil.
一切都是通过勤劳获得的.

All things are difficult before they are easy.
凡事皆先难后易.

All things in their being are good for something.
天生我才必有用.

All true love is founded on esteem.
真正的爱基于尊重.

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
只工作,不玩耍,聪明小伙也变傻。

Alms never make poor.
施舍穷不了人.

Along the northern coast of this continent,there are many crags.
沿该大陆的北海岸线上有许多峭壁。

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any thing.
永远记住:你争取成功的决心才是头等重要的.

Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
抱负是一切高尚操行的萌芽.

Among the blind the one-eye man is king.
瞎子国里,独眼称王。

An ague in the spring is physic for a king.
春天一场病,一年不服药。

An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
每天一只苹果,无需医生进门。

An artist lives everywhere.
一技在身,走遍天下。

An empty sack cannot stand upright.
空袋难站立. /有理走遍天下,无理寸步难行.

An energetic middle life is, I think, the only safe precursor of a vitally happy old age.
我认为,精力旺盛的中年生活是生气勃勃的幸福晚年的唯一可靠预兆.

An Englishman is never happy but when he is miserable, a Scotchman never at home but when he is abroad, and an Irishman never at peace but when he is fighting.
英格兰人只有在受苦时才幸福,苏格兰人只有在他乡时才舒适,爱尔兰人只有 在打架时才安宁。

An eye for an eye,a tooth for (a) tooth.
以眼还眼,以牙还牙。

An honest man doesn't do anything underhand.
明人不做暗事。

An honest man's word is as good as his bond.
诚实人说的话等于契约。

An hour in the morning is worth two in the evening.
一日之计在于晨

An idea isn't responsible for the people who believe in it.
一个思想对信仰它的人并不负有责任。

An ignorant man is like a piece of barren land.
不学习的人,象不长谷物的荒地.

An irritable man is like a hedgehog rolled up the wrong way, tormenting himself with his own prickles.
易怒的人象一只反过来蜷缩的刺猬,用自己的刺折磨自己。

An old steed in the stable still aspires to gallop a thousand li-an old hero still cherishes high aspirations.
老骥伏枥,志在千里. 烈士暮年,壮心不已.

An onion will not produce a rose.
洋葱里长不出玫瑰。/ 乌鸦里飞不出金凤凰。

An open enemy is better than a hollow friend.
宁有公开的敌人,不要虚伪朋友.

An optimist sees opportunity in every calamity; a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
乐观者在每一场灾难中都看到机遇,悲观者在每个机遇中都看到灾难.

An optimist sees the rose; a pessimist the thorn.
乐观的人看到玫瑰,悲观的人只看到它的刺.

An ounce of discretion is worth a pound of wit.
一盎司慎重等于一磅机智。

An ounce of mother-wit is worth a pound of clergy(=learning).
一分天资抵得上十分学问.

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
一分预防胜过十分治疗。

An ounce of prudence is worth a pound of gold.
一盎司谨慎抵得上一磅黄金。

An unambitious man is easily carried away by victory; a short-sighted man would have an exaggerated opinion of his abilities after being praised a little.
胸无大志的人容易被胜利冲昏头脑;鼠目寸光的人稍受表扬就不知天高地厚。

An undeserved success is like a medal that is found lying in the street.
有名无实的功绩, 就象在街上拾到的奖章.

And do you have friends there?
你在那儿有朋友吗?

And it may get colder,it's already November.
并且天气会更冷。

And she?
她呢?

And though the soul sail leagues and leagues beyond-- still leagues beyond those leagues,there is more sea.
尽管你的灵魂航行了千万里,再过千万里之外还是大海.

Anger begins with folly, and ends in repentance.
愤怒以愚蠢开始,以后悔告终。

Anger is a brief madness.
愤怒是短暂的疯狂。

Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.
愤怒是吹灭心中之灯的风。

Anger is not only inevitable, it is necessary. Its absence means indifference, the most disastrous of all human failings.
愤怒不仅无可避免,而且有必要。没有愤怒表示你漠不关心,那才是人类最可怕的弱点。

Anger is seldom without an argument, but seldom with a good one.
生气很少没有理由,不过很少有一个很好的理由。

Animals are such agreeable friends-they ask no questions,they pass no criticisms.
动物是极容易相处的朋友,它们从不提问,也从不会批评。

Any different opinion?
有不同意见吗?

Any help is better than no help.
任何帮助都胜于没有帮助.

Any questions?
有什么问题吗?

Any tickets left?
有剩票吗?

Anything for a quiet life.
悠然自在最难求.

Anything to drink?
喝点什么?

Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough.
不论什么东西,只要你爱它够深,它就会倾吐它的秘密.

Appearances are deceptive.
外表是靠不住的。

April and May are the key of the year.
一年之计在于春.

Are these books all yours?
这些书全是你的吗?

Are you a native Chinese?
你是土生土长的中国人吗?

Are you a native speaker of English?
你的母语是英语吗?

Are you free tomorrow?
你明天有空吗?

Are you married?
你结婚了吗?

Are you Peter Smith?
你是彼得·史密斯吗?

Are you ready to order?
你要点菜了吗?

Are you used to the food here?
你习惯吃这儿的饭菜吗?

Are you watching TV now?
你在看电视吗?

Are you with me?
你们跟上我讲的了吗?

Arrogance causes nothing but trouble. It is wiser to ask for advice.
妄自尊大只会带来麻烦.聪明的作法是虚心问人.

Art is long, but life is short.
人生有限,艺术无穷.

Art is long,life is short.
人生短暂,艺术长存。

Art lies in concealing art.
艺术在于使人看不见艺术。

Artists who have won fame are embarrassed by it; thus their first works are often their best.
成名的艺术家仅为盛名所累,所以他们最早的作品往往是最好的.

As a man sows so he shall reap.
种瓜得瓜,种豆得豆.

As a senior,Peter is writing his thesis.
作为大学四年级学生,彼得正在写毕业论文。

As a tree falls, so shall it lie.
树倒在何处,就躺在何处。

As devotion unites lovers so perfidy estranges friends.
忠诚是爱情的桥梁,欺诈是友谊的敌人.

As every thread of gold is valuable, so every moment of time.
一寸光阴一寸金.

As good lost as found.
有得必有失. /得失同喜.

As in the Changjing River waves urge waves, so the younger generation excels the older generation.
长江后浪推前浪,一代更比一代强.

As is the workman so is the work.
什么匠人出什么活儿.

As it is the mark of great minds to say many things in a few words, so it is the mark of little minds to use many words to say nothing.
大智者聊聊数语,即能达意,寡智者口若悬河,仍言之无物.

As land is improved by sowing it with various seeds, so is the mind by exercising it with different studies.
土壤因播种不同的种籽而改良,智力用各科的学习来提高.

As long as the green hills last,there'll always be wood to burn.
留得青山在,不怕没柴烧.

As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down,so it means you can not soar as you otherwise might.
你要把别人压着不放,自己就不可能腾身起来.

As long as you live,you should be man useful to the people./ Be useful to the people all your life.
活着就要做一个对人民有用的人.

As man sows, so he shall reap.
善有善报,恶有恶报。

As soon as he comes,we'll let him know.
他一来,我们就告诉他。

As soon as you feel too old to do a thing,do it.
一旦你觉得做某件事太老了,赶紧做它.

As the call, so the echo.
发什么声音,有什么回声。

As the old cock crows, so does the young.
老公鸡怎样叫,小公鸡怎样学.

As the tree,so the fruit.
什么树结什么果。

As the wind blows, you must set your sail.
挂帆得随风向.

As truth is like the sun, it cannot be shadad up by one's palm.
真理象太阳,一手难遮挡.

As you make your bed so you must lie on it.
自己铺的床必须自己去躺。/ 自作则自受。

As your wedding-ring wears, your cares will wear away.
结婚戒指戴旧了,烦恼也就消除了.

Ask no questions and you will be told no lies.
少问就听不到假话。

Ask the common folk if you want to know how the country is faring.
要知朝中事,乡间问老农.

Asking For Help
请别人帮忙

At a round table there's no dispute of place.
圆桌上没有座次之争。

At about seven.
七点左右。

At court,everyone for himself.
在法庭上人人都要为自己。

At Easter let your clothes be new,or else be sure you will it rue.
复活节不穿新衣裳,日后不免要懊丧.

At need one sees who his friend is.
处于困境时可以看出谁是自己的朋友.

At the touch of love,everyone becomes a poet.
一经爱的触摸,人人能当诗人.

At this time of the year farmers begin to plow their fields.
每年这个时候,农民们开始犁地。

At times, although one is perfectly right, one's legs tremble; at other times, althouth one is completely in the wrong, birds sing in one's soul.
有时,我们虽然理直气壮,双腿却不免颤抖;另有些时候,我们虽然完全错了 但却内心欢畅。

At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.
二十岁时起支配作用的是意志,三十岁时是机智,四十岁时是判断.

At what time?
什么时间?

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
秋季是第二个春天,每片树叶都是花朵。


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