Useful Set Phrases

2017-11-26 Beijing

Hard liquor (Whiskey, bourbon, vodka), spirits
a shot of whiskey
upper hand
let off steam: 释放鸭梨
hang over:喝断片
Shish kebab:羊肉串
roasted mutton cubes on spit 烤羊肉串
his good deeds
gin and tonic (金汤力)
I am inclined to believe that
for the better
the dust has settled
out of the way
she is well into
goose meat
the highlight of the show
pay no mind
push your boundaries
hitting all the notes
live on the edge!
create flower and produce fruits
self employed
live up to
She sang like a woman possessed, hitting every note.
the better part of
to this very(specific) day
Not everybody are good at those subjects
things like that
fossil fuels
highlight of the show
emerging from the soil
mesh well together
bright vs dark
come across
take by storm(攻克)
have a chitchat
alleviate their pressure. frankly speaking it's hard to say because...
sell animal parts for luxury
so they can live safe and sound
to maintain the balance of the nature
some of us butcher animals for food...they kill animals in very brutal ways...
if some animals will go under extinction...
those kind of ads provide the best information that you need
they are able to attract a huge number of consumers
it is one of the best gadgets for entertainment and communication
that's why I think it really place a huge role
the consumption of their products
can make me burst into laughter
the timing is not set in stone

I would like to share my story which took place when i was 5 years old.

She will be able to gain a huge amount of money from it.

Chinese people are very kind, cooperative, great hosts and ethically high in morals than any other nation just because of the teachings of their renowned scholars like Confucius which do influence their way of life in a broad spectrum.

because I am not keen on going to gardens, besides the air pollution is quite severe.

We must respect the law of the nature, so I strongly disagree that breeding dogs is ethical.

I would like going these kind of parks

well as I have mentioned my hometown never had a park so I didn't have any chance to go to that place when I was a kid.

There are only few wild animals in my hometown. The snakes are not huge which are usually half meters long. When I was a little boy I usually see snakes.

When dogs reproduce without such human intervention, their offsprings' characteristics are determined by natural selection, while "dog breeding" refers specifically to the artificial selection of dogs, in which dogs are intentionally bred by their owners. Artificial selection in dog breeding has influenced behavior, shape, and size of dogs. Some dogs have certain inheritable characteristics that can develop into a disability or disease.(from wikipedia)

When I met the guy, I absolutely did not have any spark or chemistry or butterflies.

extreme sports