趣味英语:Bide one's time 等待机会

​ Bide one's time 等待机会

Bide有两种用法,第一种是等待。另一种是禁得起。在这个短语中,就是第一种解释。 趣味英语:Bide one's time 等待机会

Terry:My girlfriend and I had a quarrel about where to go on summer holiday.

特里:我女朋友和我为了暑假去哪吵了一架。Danny:I'm sorry to hear that. Did you try to text her?

丹妮:我很遗憾。你试过给她发短信吗?

Terry:Yeah. I've tried everything, but she didn't respond at all.

特里:发了,什么都试过了,但她完全不回应。

Danny:So what are you going to do?

丹妮:那你打算怎么办?

Terry:I think I'll just bide my time until she is willing to talk.

特里:我看我就等待机会,直到她愿意谈为止。趣味英语:Bide one's time 等待机会

The house can bide the typhoon.

这房子经得起台风。