I need some time to sort out my thoughts before I can start writing.
She enjoyed herself making the assistant bring almost every thing in the window before finally buying the dress she had first asked for.
3.他就喜欢支使别人。(He gets his kicks bossing people around.)
4.他们在父母和所有朋友的祝福声中成婚。(They got married with the blessing of their parents and all their friends.)
The tree was plant ed near the church fifty years ago, but it is only in re cent years that it has gai ned an evil reputation.
That was a struggle between good and evil.
I was finally aware of Sue’s reputation for being late!
Haier’s reputation was not built overnight.
An earthquake struck Turkey yesterday, claiming 135 lives.
A caller to the broadcasting station claimed responsibility for the bombing.
As is widely known, Nansha Islands have been Chinese territories since ancient times and no other country had ever laid territorial claim to them before 1960s.
He has pointed out that the tree is a useful source of income, as tourists have been coming from all parts of the country to see it.
I have made a point of closing all the windows before leaving the office.
The farmer struck it rich when oil was found on his land.
He hopes to strike lucky one day.
The defendant complained of intimidation during the investigation.
To develop a good habit needs persistence, but to develop a bad habit only needs time.
I didn’t mean to do it. I did it purely out of habit.
The news removed any doubts about the company’s future.
In 1996, a fortune-teller told me that my luck on we alth would make a sharp turn from the year I am 38 years old and I would have more money than I could count.
I’m afraid we’ll have to rush our meal.
A simultaneous communications satellite will be launched into space sometime next month if the weather conditions allow.
The war was won at the cost of nearly 10 thousand soldiers.
She saved him from the fire but at the cost of her own life.