1. make a phone call电话answer the call 回电take a call 谢幕
call sb one's name 叫…名字call off 取消call up 打电话给…;应征入伍
call on/at 拜访call on sb to do sth/for sth 号召call for 需要;打电话叫…
2. keep calm = remain calm 保持镇定
calm down 别紧张
3. cancel the meeting
cancel the flight 取消航班
cancel the order 取消定单
4. can't ( help ) but do 不得不
can't help doing 情不自禁
can’t help to do sth 不能有助于…
5. can't … too ... 再…也不过分
eg: You can't think him too much.你再感谢他也不过分 。
6. a capable man = an able man能干的be capable of doing = be able to do
7. take care 当心take care of = look after 照顾do sth with care 很小心做…care about 介意care for 担心;照顾;喜欢
8. be careful in doing小心的,仔细的be careful of sth
be careful to do be careful with fire be careful with your work/study
9. carry sth away 带走carry out 实施carry on 继续进行;经营
10. in this/that case 在那种情况下in most cases 在大都数情况下in no case 绝不
in any case 无论如何eg: In any case , try to do it. in the case of my mother.以我母亲为例 。
11. cast a vote 投票cast a net 撒网Snakes cast their skin.蛇褪皮。
12. catch sb by the arm抓住…手臂catch a cold 感冒catch fire 着火
catch sb doing 抓住…正在做…I didn’t catch what you said.
catch one's eye/attention 引起…注意catch sight of 一看到catch/keep up with 跟上13. cause = lead to = result in = bring about 造成cause sb to do 造成…去做…
the reason why/for the cause of the cause of world peace 世界和平事业
14. the opening ceremony 开幕式the closing ceremony
15. a certain = some 某 a Mr. Tom = a certain Mr. Tom = some Mr. Tom
be certain to do确实make certain that
It's certain that... for certain = for sure 的确
16. a birth certificate 出生证 a marriage/ death certificate
17. make the chance of doing 利用去做什么的机会the chance of / (to do) / for doing 机遇
*The chances are that...= It is likely that…
18. He has a strong character.他有很强个性。 a man of character 一个有个性的人 。
create many characters创造很多人物the leading character主角
19. be in charge of sth 主管be in the charge of sb = be in one's charge 负责... take charge of the man in charge 负责的人What's the charge for a single?一个人要多少钱?
These books are under your charge .这些书你保管。
charge sb with sth 指控free of charge 免费
charge sb money for doing sth 因做…而向…索价(pay sb money for)
20. cheat in the exam 考试作弊cheat oneself 自欺欺人
21. check in 登记;检票check out 结帐离开check up 核对
22. pay by cheque 用支票付款cash this cheque 对换支票 a blank cheque 空白支票
23. a large/wide choice of选择have the first choice优先选择have no choice but to do别无选择
24. choose her as /to be sth choose from 从中挑选choose = pick out
25. circle the correct answer 圈出The moon circles the earth围绕
a business circle商业圈
26. in/under no circumstances = on no account = in no case 决不=in no way=by no means
Under no circumstances should you lend him any money. in reduced circumstances 艰苦环境下
27. civil rights 公民权力civil duties 公民义务
28. claim to do claim that 宣称claim sth 认领…
29. classify 分类The books in the library are classified according to subject. 按科目分类
30. clear the classroom the clear water 清澈河水
clear away 把…清除掉
It is clear that...
Make it clear that...
Is the road clear ?道路畅通无阻吗?
Please clear the room before their arrival. clear the snow from the path. 清除
clear the stones from the garden. clear one's throat 清嗓子
The clouds have cleared away.云散开 。clear up the problem 解决问题It will clear up soon天放31. My watch keeps the time. The watch gains/loses 2 minutes.
Set the clock to the right by the radio.按照收音机把时间拨准 。
32. my close friend 我亲密的朋友take /have a close looked at 仔细看
make a close study of 仔细研究be close to = be next to 在…附近
be close to 将近,几乎He is closer to tears. close down 关闭
close down on 禁止, 取谛
33. the clue to sth 线索thread the clues 把线索串起来
34. collect sth 收集collect money = raise money 募集
make money = earn money
have a large collection of 有…收藏
35. combine A with B 结合apply theory to practice
36. They came running.他们跑着来. in the years to come 接下几年中
come up ①= come near走近
②be put forward 被提出;出现
③发芽The seeds haven't come up yet.
come to ①苏醒come to oneself ②合计达add up to
③come to an agreement 达成协意④come to a conclusion 得出结论come across = run into = meet with 偶遇come from = be from 来自于
come in ①进来Coming in, please. ②流行The long skits come in this summer.
③上市Apples come in.
come along = get along 进展How is your work come ing along?
come by = pass by 路过
come back 回来;回想It suddenly come back to me where I had met you before.
come down ①降临Night come down.夜幕降临 。
②降价The meat come down.
③下降The temperature come down.
How came ? 怎么会这样?
37. comfort sb 使…舒适;安慰…He lives in comfort .他过得很舒适
lead a comfortable life. 过着舒适生活。 a comfortable climate.舒适气候
38. command sb to do (order sb to do sth) command that + 虚
command my respect 博得尊敬command my sympathy 博得同情
have a good command of 牢固掌握(have a good understanding / knowledge of)
at one's command 听从…吩咐I gave him all the money at my command .由我支配的
39. make comments on... 评论*No comment 无可奉告
40. a commercial course 商科a commercial theater以赢利为目的的a commercial radio
41. commit murder 犯凶杀commit an unforgivable error 犯不可原谅的错误
42. a common name a common disease the common sense 常识
have sth in common 有…共同之处get a general idea of 对…有大致了解communicate with sb 通讯communicate sth to sb 把…传递给…;向…表达…
43. compare A with B 拿…与…比较compare A to B 把…比做…
44. a sense of competition 一种竞赛意识
45. complain to sb of / about sth 抱怨complain to sb that make complaints to sb about...
46. compose a song/ music/poetry be composed of = be made up of = consist of
47. conceal the truth 隐瞒真相conceal sth from sb 向…隐瞒…
48. concentrate on= focus one's attention/mind on concentrate oneself on
49. He has no concept of wrong and right.= He can't tell right from wrong. 他没是非观念。
50. The Energy problem concerns us all. 能源问题与我们都有关 。
as far as I am concerned = as for me 至于我be concern for 关心
be concern about 为…担心
eg: Be concerned about the growth of the younger generation. 为年轻一代成长而担心 。concerning prep. = about = with regard to
51. draw/reach/form/gain/arrive at/come to conclusion
a just conclusion 一个公正结论in conclusion 总之
52. be in good/bad/poor condition under the present conditions 在当前形势下
the working conditions 工作环境on condition that = if = provided that
53. a press conference 记者招待会
54. confess doing坦白confess to sb that… (admit)
55. have confidence in doing 对…有信心We are confident of our future.
56. confirm the report 确认confirm what he said
57. the inner conflict 内心矛盾the armed conflict 武装冲突the armed robbery 武装抢劫
58. confuse A with B 搞混confuse black with white 混淆黑白
59. congratulate sb on sth 祝贺
60. connect… with… ①连接eg: The bridge connect the island with the mainland.
②接通Please connect me with the headmaster.
I was connected to a wrong person.我接错电话了 。
③交通工具上的相衔接*The early bus connects with the 8:30 train.
61. conquer the fear of height 克服恐高症 。
62.be conscious / aware of 意识到be conscious / aware that He is still conscious.他神志清醒
63. consider doing/that 认为;考虑consider sb as sth consider sb to be consider sb sth
64. consist of = be made up of = be composed of 由…组成
65. He needs constant (= unbreaking) medical treatment. 经常的
He drove at a constant ( = fixed = unchanging ) speed.
66. be under construction 在建造中the construction site 建筑工地
67. consult one’s lawyer, consult a dictionary 请教律师,查阅词典
68. consume a lot of fuel 很费汽油consume a lot of alcohol
69. make contact with = keep/get in touch with 与…联系lose contact with与…失去联系
This kind of disease spread by contact. (通过接触).
70. The bottle contains milk. 包含contain = have sth within itself include = have sth as a part
71. I like its style but I don't like its content . 内容The movie lacks content . 缺乏内涵
72. What he said is the contrary of what he did. 相反(be contrary to) on the contrary 正相反
73. What he said is a contrast to what he did. 对比by contrast 对比之下
74. contribute to a charity collection 捐赠
contribute to sth 促成,有助于Does smoking contribute to lung cancer?
Doing exercise contributes to our health.
the contribution of money捐赠
75. be in control = be under control 在…控制下be out of control = beyond control
be in control of 掌管have control over / of 管的住have no control over / of 管不住
76. at one's convenience 在…方便时
It is convenient to sb... It is convenient for sth... It is convenient for sb to do...
77. tell lies 说谎talk nonsense 胡说talk business 说正紧事
78. in the corner of , at/on the corner of , around the corner The shop is around the corner. Christmas is
around the corner .圣诞将近。(=at hand = near) be in a tight corner
drive sb into a corner = corner sb 使…处于困境
79. at a low cost 成本it cost sb time/money to do... 花费sth cost sb money 值The accident cost him his life. 使…为代价
80. have the courage to do 有勇气去干… lose courage
81. The course of our life is from our birth to our death. …过程…
complete my college course 课程in / during the course of 在…期间
82.crawl爬,匍匐前进 a snake crawling along the ground
A baby crawls before it can walk.
83. You are crazy to do such things. 发疯的;不切实际的
be crazy about/on sth 着迷…He is crazy about dancing.
84. Labour creates the world. 劳动创造世界 。create many characters 创造许多人物create a bad impression 产生很坏的影响
85. on credit 赊账
86. the crew of the ship, the staff of the school
87. commit a serious crime 犯罪
a wanted criminal 通缉犯
88. a political crisis 政治危机bring sth to a crisis 使…到危机时刻
criticize sb 批评criticize my taking risks
89. a crowd of 一群人 a crowded bus be crowed with 挤满
90. be cruel to 对…很残忍
91. cultivate 耕作,培植,培养cultivate one’s mind 陶冶情操
92. take a cure 接受治疗cure sb of (表结果) 使…除去…
93. cure the boy of his bad habit = break sb of a bad habit cure these diseases
94. be curious about 对…好奇
95. the current events 时事the current number of this magazine 这本杂志最近一期
the current year = this year
96. the cuts on his hand伤口 a shortcut 捷径 a power cut / failure 停电
cut the student's burden 减少学生负担cut the cost of education 减少教育资费
cut one's hair 剪发cut the planned time by two hours 去掉两小时