Lesson 11 Not Guilty. Text and language points. Customs Officers are quite tolerant these days, but they can still stop you when you are going through the Green Channel and have nothing to declare. Customs-n.(pl.) 进口税 , 海关 n. 习惯 , 风俗 local custom tolerant-adj. 容忍的 , 宽恕的
n.习惯, 风俗 local custom
--be tolerant of [toward] 对...人能容忍[宽容]
tolerance-n. 宽容, 忍受, 容忍
--I can't tolerate your bad manners any longer. 我再也不能容忍你无礼的行为。
--The English Channel Channel V
--declared war on drug dealing in the neighborhood.
--declare sb. (to be) innocent 宣布某人无罪
--Have you anything to declare?
--have a guilty conscience问心有愧; 做贼心虚
--guilty looks 内疚的神色
--He was found guilty of murder.
--be guilty of cheating. 犯诈骗罪
--On the one hand, I want to move to another place; on the other hand, I don’t want to lose my job here.
--be troubled with a cough 为咳嗽所苦恼
--go abroad home and abroad
--return from overseas overseasstudents
official-官方的, official language
--He went through his pocket looking for his key.
-- a dreadful story [face, voice] 可怕的故事[脸、声音]
--be in a mess 乱七八糟, 处境狼狈
--a cat that pounced on a mouse.
--exempt sb. from service in the army 免除某人服兵役
--a duty-free shop
--A din greeted our ears. 我们听到了一阵喧嚣
--His speech was greeted with cheers.
--I managed to convince him that the story was true.
--I managed to convince them of the truth of the story.
--We convinced Anne to go by train rather than plane.
--The pain was severe, but tolerable.疼痛剧烈, 但尚能忍受。
--fight with incredible bravery以令人难以置信的勇气作战
--be sceptical about sth.对某事怀疑