2022-04-26 High-end 高端,高档

今日短语  合成形容词 “high-end” 的意思是 “高端的,高档的”,这类产品往往面向寻求高质量且不计较价格的消费者。“High-end” 常用来描述科技产品。 例句 We bought a high-end computer for the home office to be able to run editing software easily.我们为居家办公室买了一台高端电脑,以轻松运行编辑软件。 We only sell high-end cars at…

2022-04-21 Top-drawer 顶级,一流

今日短语  合成形容词 “top-drawer” 是一个非正式的说法,意思是 “最优秀的,顶级的”。 例句 That was a top-drawer meal – I’ll definitely go back to that restaurant again.那顿晚餐真是一流。我一定会再去那家餐厅用餐。 The singer gave a top-drawer performance.这名歌手献上了一流的演出。 They live in a…

2022-03-31 Take something offline 私下再谈

今日短语  职场中,当上级在会议等场合中使用短语 “take something offline” 时,是在告诉某人 “不要再谈论一件事情,会后私下再说”。这个短语经常与 “let’s” 搭配,用来表示命令或请求,即 “Let’s take it offline.(让我们私下里谈这件事情)”。 例句 I understand that this is a really important issue for you, Sandra, but it’s not the…

2022-03-29 Helicopter view 概述

今日短语  搭配 “helicopter view(直升机视野)” 是一个商业用语,意思是 “对现状或问题的大致描述”,就像坐在直升机上鸟瞰地面一样,不考虑细节。 例句 There’s not much time so just give me the helicopter view.时间不多了,就先简单地给我描述一下情况吧。 The helicopter view is we need to get more people working on…

2022-03-15 Career move 职业选择

今日短语  搭配 “career move” 指 “可能帮助或阻碍某人职业生涯发展的举动或选择”,例如工作类型或地点的选择。如果想评价这个职业选择的好坏,可以相应地在 “career move” 的前面加上形容词 “good(好,明智的)” 或 “bad(坏,不明智的)”。 例句 Incorrectly telling the boss she was wrong in the meeting in front of all the investors was…