Đây là các cụm từ sưu tầm và chắc lọc lại, mời các em tham khảo:
1. a far cry from (far away) (khoảng cách xa, sự khác xa) The published book is far cry from the early manuscript.
2. Significant impact
3. a change of pace
You can’t do these chemistry experiments all day long. You certainly need a change of pace.
4. a matter of time
It is only a matter of time.
5. and how
A: She’s a good dancer.
B: and how.
6. A while back
7. counselling service
8. allergic to
Oh man! Something in this room is making my eyes itch. I must be allergicto something.
9. a phone call away
10. all along
I knew it all along.
11. anything but
I was anything but happy about going.
12. account for
How do you account for it?
13. after all
A: I’ve just seen the X-rays and your teeth look just fine.
B: I see Then there is nothing to worry about after all.
14. at sb’s service
I am at your service at any time.
15. around the clock 24
Martha studied around the clock for management exam.
16. as far as I know
17. at home with…
She is at home with problems like this.
18. be addicted to
She has been addicted to drugs for years.
19. be cut out for
I’m not cut out to be a hero.
20. be absorbed in
She has been absorbed in a horrorfiction. I can’t tear her away.
21. be attached to
A: I’m amazed that you are still driving that old car of yours I thought you would have
gotten rid of it years ago..
B: It runs well and I’ve actually been quite attached to it.
22. back out
1) A: Wasn’t Bert supposed to sing tonight?
B: Yes, but he backed out at last minute
2) She finally backed out of her promise