1. 三班和四班将举行一场篮球赛。 A match will be held between Class 3 and Class 4. 2.难怪他今天没出席会议。 It’s no wonder that he didn’t attend the meeting today. 3.这个问题太难我回答不了。 The question is to
o hard for me to answer. 4. 他乐意帮助别人。 He is willing to help others. 5.我们可以提前完成这项工作。 We can finish the job ahead of time. 6.所有的这些都表明，我们的国家越来越富强。 All these show that our country is becoming stronger and stronger. 7.自从我离开家乡以后，家乡发生了巨大变化。(since) Great changes have taken place in my hometown since I left it. 8.坐公共汽车去那儿需一个半小时。 It takes one and a half hours to go there by bus. 9.这台机器出了故障。 There is something wrong with the machine./The machine broke down. 10.吸烟有害于健康。 Smoking does harm to health./ Smoking is harmful to health. 11. 努力工作，你就会成功。 Work hard, and you will succeed.
12.买这套衣服花了她 30 元。 The suit cost her 30 yuan. 13.他的发音还有困难。 He has difficulty in pronunciation. 14. 他的叔叔过去住在乡下，现在住在城里。 His uncle used to live in the country and now he lives in the city. 15. 他把他的一生献给了宇宙飞船的研究。 He devoted his life to studying spaceships. 16. 你最好现在不要把坏消息告诉他。(had better) You’d better not tell him the bad news now. 17. 他是一位有经验的驾驶员，他习惯于在各种各样的天气情况下开车。(used) He is an experienced driver and he is used to driving in all kinds of weather. 18. 到去年底，中国的人口是多少? What was the population in China by the end of last year? 19.当我一到达机场时，飞机就起飞了。(Hardly) Hardly had I reached the airport when the plane took off. 20. 如果你不努力学习，你不会取得成功。(unless) You will not succeed unless you work hard. 21.虽然他是孩子，他知道怎样生活和学习。 Child as he is( Though/ Although he is a child), he knows how to live and study.
22.我走进他的办公室时，看见他正在写什么. Going into his office，I saw him writing something 23.由于刻苦学习，他们取得了很大进步。 Having studied hard，they have made good progress. 24.如果给我更多的时间，我能把这工作做得更好。 Given more time，I can do this job better. 25.老师走进教室，后面跟着一个学生。(伴随) The teacher walked into the classroom，followed by a student/ with a student following. 26. 只要我们不失去信心，我们会找到办法克服困难的方法。(As long as) As long as we don’t lose heart, we’ll find a way to overcome the difficulty. 27. 无论谁做这事都没有什么区别。(whoever) Whoever does it makes no difference. 28. 一旦她开始跳舞，她就忘记了时间。(Once) Once she started to dance, she forgot about the time. 29. 这座山是那么高以至于我不能爬到山顶上。(… so… that) The mountain is so high that I can not climb up to its top. 30.众所周知，指南针(compass)首先是中国制造的。(As) As is known to all, the compass was first made in China. 31. 我们需要更多的练习是十分清楚的。(practice) That we need more practice is quite clear./It is quite clear that we need more practice 32. 你没听李老师的报告真是太遗憾了。(miss) It is a pity that you missed the lecture made by Mr. /Ms.Li. 33. 碰巧我那天晚上有空。(happen) It happened that I was free that evening./I happened to be free that evening.
34. 直到昨天我才知道他要来。(not… until) It was not until yesterday that I knew he was coming./I didn’t know he was coming until yesterday. 35. 这城市不像三年前的那样子了。(used) The city isn’t what it used to be three years ago. 36. 这正是你要寻找的东西。(look) This is what you are looking for. 37. 成功属于那些努力工作的人。 Success belongs to those who apply themselves to work. 34. 直到昨天我才知道他要来。(not… until) It was not until yesterday that I knew he was coming./I didn’t know he was coming until yesterday. 35. 这城市不像三年前的那样子了。(used) The city isn’t what it used to be three years ago. 36. 这正是你要寻找的东西。(look) This is what you are looking for. 37. 成功属于那些努力工作的人。 Success belongs to those who apply themselves to work. 38. 另一方面，45% (的同学)认为锻炼浪费时间而且使人疲累。 On the other hand, 45% believe taking exercise is a waste of time and tiring. 39. 随着计算机技术的发展，互联网越来越受欢迎。 With the development of computer technology, the Internet has become more and more popular. 40 许多年轻人对足球很狂热。 Many young people are crazy about football.
41.毫无疑问，人们越来越重视身体健康。 There is no doubt that people pay more and more attention to health. 42.学生们从他的讲课中受益匪浅。 Students benefit much/a lot from his lecture. 43.在过去的二十年中，中国一直在高速发展。 In the past twenty years, China has developed at high speed. 44. 现在，中国可以和世界上很多国家竞争。 Now, China can compete with most countries in the world. 45. 他发现要赶上物理学的发展很难。 He found it very difficult to keep pace with the development of physics. 46. 作为一名护士，你应该对病人十分耐心。 As a nurse, you ought to be very patient with your patients. 47. 越来越多的人开始关心我们的自然环境。 More and more people are concerned about our natural environment. 48. 他的外国朋友已经习惯了在中国的生活。 His foreign friend has become used to living in China. 49. 请带把伞以防下雨。 Please bring an umbrella with you in case of raining. 50.染上吸毒恶习是容易的,但要戒毒是很困难的。 It's easy to get into the habit of taking drugs but hard to get rid of it. 51.如果你有什么要求,请告诉我,不要犹豫。 Don’t hesitate to tell me if you have any requests. 52.电视上的暴力节目会给儿童造成很坏的影响。 Violent programs on TV may have a bad influence on children.
53.史密斯夫妇并不富裕,但他们还是设法送他们的两个女儿上大学。 The Smiths were not rich, but they managed to send their two daughters to colleges.