2019-01-29第八天

Throw a party for sb.为某人举办聚会 to have a party/to hold a party/to arrange a party

Bill threw a party for his sister before she went away to college.在他的妹妹去上大学之前,Bill给她办了一个聚会。

Congratulations on your promotion!Let’s throw a party for you.恭喜升职!让我们给你办个聚会吧。

Party n. 一批人,一组人

Waiter:How many people are in your party?你们有几个人呢?

You:Party of three.三个人。

The theater gives a 10% discount to parties of more than ten.那个剧场给超过10个人的团可以给10%的折扣。

Bring sth to the party 做出贡献

What John brings to the party is his passion and experience.

John带来的(做出的贡献)是他的激情和经验。

Party bag 礼品包

A party bag is a bag of small gifts given to guests at a party在聚会上发给客人的一袋礼品。

Change 零钱 [ U ]

Here is your change. 这是找你的钱。

Do you have change for a 20-dollar bill?你能换开20元的钞票吗?

I think you've given me the wrong change.我想你找错我钱了。

Keep the change.不用找了。

Change v. 换钱

Could you change a £10 note for two fives, please?请问你能把一张10英镑换开换成两张5英镑吗?

Change hands 转手,易主

We built this house in 1970, and it has never changed hands.这房子是我们在1970年建的。之后就从来没有转手过。

Change for the better 最终变好

He has started drinking a lot less, which is definitely a change for the better.他开始慢慢地喝得少了,这的确是个好事。

A leopar/ˈlepərd/ cannot change its spots.江山易改,本性难移。

with a wave of her magic wand ,she changed the frog into a handsome prince.她魔杖一挥,青蛙变成了一个英俊的王子。

Good Call 好主意

A. Let’s go to the mall – they’re having a big sale this weekend. We can go to the movies anytime.我们去商场吧,周末那有个大减价的活动。我们也可以随时去看电影。

B. You: Good call.好主意。

Sounds Good 好主意

A. How about a movie after dinner?晚饭后去看电影怎么样?

B. Sounds good. 好主意!

Awesome 太棒了

A. Let’s go and watch a game this weekend.这周末我们去看比赛吧。

B. Awesome. It’s been a long time.太棒了!我很久都没有看了。

Brilliant 太棒了

A: Let's get some beer for the party tonight.我们去给今晚的聚会买些啤酒吧。

B: Brilliant! I love beer!太棒了!我喜欢啤酒!

Brilliant 技艺高超的

He practiced for months and gave a brilliant performance.他练了好几个月,最后的表演非常出色。