She sprawled on the bed as he had left her, not even moving to cover herself up.
It takes true grit to stand up to a bully.
Every inordinate cup is unblessed and the ingredient is a devil.
Markets can remain irrational longer than you can remain solvent.
He could not understand where Voldemort had gone and expected him to swoop out of the darkness at any moment.
When you see a worthy person, endeavor to emulate him. When you see an unworthy person, then examine your inner self.
Nadir of misery: the aged impotent disfranchised ratesupported moribund lunatic pauper.
He decided to revamp the company's provincial image.
There is no easy short-term solution to Britain's chronic economic malaise.
值得注意是， congenial 与 congenital （天生的、先天的）形似，阅读与拼写时要注意区别。
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
In the tacit agreement of husband and wife to keep their estrangement a secret they behaved as would have been ordinary.