与英文数字“one”组成的奇妙短语

英语单词one是我们再熟悉不过英文了,它既是数字1,又能强调某一个人,还能延伸出很多有趣的短语和含义,快来了解一下吧!

1. At one time 同时;曾经;从前;

At one time she must have been a handsome woman.

她从前一定是一个漂亮的女人。

2. Number one 头号人物(或事物);最重要的人(或事物);最好的人(或事物)

Well, I think number one is curiosity. It’s the most powerful thing you own.

我认为最重要的是好奇心,这是你拥有的最强大的东西。

3. Pull a fast one 欺骗

Don’t listen to her – she’s trying to pull a fast one on you.

别听她的,她试图欺骗你。

4. Be/go back to square one 退回起点;从头再来;

It seems our plan is bad, so its time to go back to square one.

看起来我们的计划不行,是时候回到起点了。

5. One and only 唯一的;独一无二的;绝无仅有的;

You are my life. You’re my one and only dream.

你就是我的全部,你是我唯一的梦想。

6. Look out for / Take care of number one 为自己打算;替自己着想;

She knows how to look out for number one.

她知道怎么去为自己考虑。

Take care of number one means to put your own interests first.

照顾自己意味着把你自已的利益放在首位。

7. One in a million 万里挑一;佼佼者

I want to introduce you to a person who is one in a million.

我要给你介绍的人,那可是万里挑一的。

8. One good turn deserves another. 礼尚往来;善有善报;

If he does you a favor, you should do him a favor. One good turn deserves another.

如果他帮你的忙,那么你也该帮他的忙,礼尚往来嘛。

9. Roll up into one 合为一体;兼于一身;

She is a great person — kind, thoughtful and intelligent — all good qualities rolled up into one.

她是个很优秀的女人——善良,体贴,聪慧——集所有可贵品质于一身。