F2F Class Notes (Nemo)

Vocabulary

insert (v): to put something inside something else
插入
E.g.: Insert the key in/into the lock.
将钥匙插入锁中。

stick (v): to push a pointed object into or through something, or (of a pointed object) to be pushed into or through something and stay there
(把)(尖物)刺进,插进;戳
E.g.: She stuck the needle into my arm.
她把针头扎进我的胳膊。
E.g.: We decided where to go for our holiday by closing our eyes and sticking a pin in the map.
我们闭上眼睛,用大头针往地图上插,这样决定了去哪里度假。

move on (v): to accept that a situation has changed and be ready to deal with new experiences
接受现实,准备好接受新的体验
Since he and his girlfriend broke up, he’s been finding it difficult to move on.
自从他与女朋友分手后,他发现自己很难接受现实开始新的生活。

young at heart
thinking and behaving as if you are younger than you really are
心态年轻
E.g.: Dad may be nearly 90 but he’s still young at heart.
爸爸可能年近90了,但他心态依然很年轻。
E.g.: I’ll stay young at heart for the rest of my life

soul mate (n):意气相投的人;心心相印的朋友
A soul mate is someone with whom you share a close friendship and deep personal understanding.
E.g.: Steve and I became soul mates, near-constant companions.
我和史蒂夫成了知己,几乎时刻相伴。

fate (n): a power that some people believe causes and controls all events, so that you cannot change or control the way things will happen
天意;定数
E.g.: When we met again by chance in Cairo, I felt it must be fate.
当我们再度在开罗偶遇时,我觉得这一定是天意了。
E.g.: Fate has brought us together.
天意让我们相聚。