今日短语

Stare in the face 显而易见

时间:2014-10-23 14:29:54  作者:未知  来源:BBC English  查看:139  评论:0
内容摘要:当某人或某事 stare you in the face 的时候,比喻什么事情很明显,就在眼前。例句The detective realised soon that the solution to his case had been staring him in the face...

当某人或某事 stare you in the face 的时候,比喻什么事情很明显,就在眼前。

例句

The detective realised soon that the solution to his case had been staring him in the face all along: the murderer was the butler!

If we stay calm in a crisis we might find out that the way out of it is staring us in the face.

请注意

另一个短语 stare someone down 的意思是施加压力,让他人让步或投降。

例句

I'm a very persistent person and, even if they keep staring me down, I’ll never give up on joining their posh country club!

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