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2. ⋯是不可能的; 無法⋯
There is no Ving
= There is no way of Ving.
= There is no possibility of Ving.
= It is impossible to V.
= It is out of the question to V.
= No one can V.
= We cannot V.
There is not denying that successful business lies in a healthy body and mind.
I am greatly convinced (that)子句
= I am greatly assured (that)子句
I am greatly convinced that prevention is better than cure.
Among various kinds of ⋯, ⋯
= Of all the ⋯, ⋯
Among various kinds of sports, I like jogging in particular.
It can be easily proved (that)子句
It can be easily proved that nothing is more precious than time.
⋯ cannot be overemphasized
The importance of traffic safety cannot be overemphasized.
In my opinion, ⋯
= To my mind, ⋯.
= As far as I am concerned, ⋯
= I am of the opinion that子句
In my opinion, playing video games not only takes much time but is also harmful to health.
8. (A) 每個人都知道⋯
Everyone knows (that)子句
As far as my knowledge is concerned, ⋯
As far as my knowledge is concerned, the following ways are of great help to me.
There is no doubt (that)子句
There is no doubt that near-sightedness is a serious problem among the youth of our country.
According to my personal experience, ⋯
= Based on my personal experience, ⋯
According to my personal experience, smile has done me a lot of good.
Of all the people I know, perhaps non deserves my respect more than ⋯
Of all the people I know, perhaps non deserves my respect more than Miss Chang, my English teacher.
In the course of my schooling. I will never forget ⋯
In the course of my schooling. I will never forget the great difficulty I encountered in learning English.
13. (A) 隨著人口的增加¸⋯ With the increase/growth of the population, ⋯
(B) 隨著科技的進步, ⋯ With the advance of science and technology, ⋯
With the rapid development of Taiwan's economy, a lot of social problems have come to pass.
14. (A) 在這資訊的年代¸⋯扮演重要的角色。
In the age of information and communication, ⋯ plays an important role.
In today's industrial society, ⋯ is insispensable to life.
In this age of information and communication, the computer plays an exptemely important role.
In dealing with ⋯, one cannot but admit (that)子句
In dealing with one's future career, one cannot but admit that it is very important to decide one's future career as early as possible.
Nothing in the world can delight me so much as ⋯
Nothing in the world can delight me so much as having hamburgers in fast-food restaurants.
17. ⋯ 是必要的 It is necessary that S (should) V
⋯ 是重要的 It is important/essential that S (should) V
⋯ 是適當的 It is proper that S (should) V
⋯ 是緊急的 It is urgent that S (should) V
It is proper that we (should) keep the public places clean.
18. 每當我聽到⋯¸我就忍不住感到興奮。Whenever I hear ⋯, I cannot but feel excited.
每當我做⋯¸ 我就忍不住感到悲傷。 Whenever I do ⋯, I cannot but feel sad.
每當我想到⋯¸我就忍不住感到緊張。Whenever I think of ⋯, I cannot but feel nervous.
每當我遭遇⋯¸我就忍不住感到害怕。Whenever I meet with ⋯, I cannot but feel frightened.
每當我看到⋯ 我就忍不住感到驚訝。Whenever I see ⋯, I cannot but feel surprised.
Whenever I think of the clean brook near my home, I cannot but feel sad.
= Every time I think of the clean brook near my home, I cannot help feeling sad.
19. 據說⋯ It is said (that)子句
一般認為⋯ It is thought (that)子句
大家都知道⋯ It is known (that)子句
據報導⋯ It is reported (that)子句
一般預料⋯ It is expected (that)子句
一般估計⋯ It is estimated (that)子句
一般相信⋯ It is believed (that)子句
It is believed (that) reading increases our knowledge and broadens our mind.
The main reason why ⋯.. is (that)子句
The main reason why the juveniles commit crimes is that social environment is becoming worse.
Well goes an old saying, "⋯"
= As an old saying goes(runs, says), "⋯"
= An old saying goes, "⋯"
= It's an old saying (that)子句
As an old saying goes, "Honesty is the best policy."
22. (A) ⋯用下列方法⋯ ⋯ in the following ways.
(B) ⋯有三個主要理由。 ⋯ for three major reasons.
(C) 要⋯¸至少我們可做三件事。 To ⋯, there are at least three things we can do.
I increase my confidence in the following ways.
People learn a foreign language for three major reasons.
To keep healthy, there are at least three things we can do every day.
That is to say, ⋯
= That is, ⋯
= Namely, ⋯
We need to live a regular life. That is, we can keep good hours and refrain from smoking and drinking in the daily activities.
24. (A) 基於這個理由¸⋯ For this reason, ⋯
(B) 為了這個目的¸⋯ For this purpose, ⋯
For this reason, I have decided to take practicing medicine as my future career.
We have reasons to believe (that)子句
We have reasons to believe that corporal punishment should be strictly prohibited.
As a matter of fact, ⋯
= In fact, ⋯
As a matter of fact, it is health that counts.
27. (A) 例如¸⋯ For example, ⋯
(B) 拿⋯做例子 Take ⋯ for example.
For example, we elevate the living standards blindly, but lower the quality of life.
Besides (In addition), we should not neglect ⋯
In addition, we should not neglect that everyone wants a friendly and peaceful society.
on the contrary, ⋯
= by contrast, ⋯
On the contrary, a few students, it seems, are still fooling around.
on the other hand, ⋯
The government should enforce laws strictly. On the other hand, the public also should develop the good habit of reducing pollution.
However, it is a pity that子句
However, it is a pity that he should always cram at the eleventh hour.
in other words, ⋯
= to put it differently
In other words, I will try my best to attain(gain, live up to) my goal.
It may be true as assumed by others, but I don't. I believe that子句
It may be true as assumed by others, but I don't. I believe that if you have strong determination and perseverance, the success will certainly come to you in the end.
Ever since then, I have found that子句
Ever since then, I have found smile the best way to avoid any possible conflicts in our daily lives.
In this light, if⋯, there can surely be no doubt (that)子句
In this light, if we can make good use of time, there can surely be no doubt that we will get somewhere.
What is more serious is (that)子句
What is more serious is that we do not cherish the wildlife.
In view of the practical need of society, ⋯.
In view of the practical need of society, there are more and more people interested in learning English.
If one can really put the three points into action(practice), ⋯
If one can really put the three points into action(practice), he will surely be able to live a healthy and happy life.
By doing these simple things, we surely can ⋯.
By doing these simple things, we surely can go out of the door happily and come back home safe every day.
In this way, I believe (that)子句
In this way, I believe that all the people may be able to enjoy the bus ride like me.
By putting them(the above) into practice, ⋯.
By putting them(the above) into practice, I have been able to make constant progress in intellectual education.
42. (A) 唯有符合此三項要求¸我們才能⋯。
Only by living up to the three requirements, can we ⋯.
Only with combined efforts, can we ⋯.
Only with combined efforts, can we expect Taiwan to take a new face in due course.
Last but no least, ⋯.
Last but no least, the shortcoming in education is the cause contributing to juvenile delinquency.
This evidence shows that the importance of ～ cannot be overemphasized.
This evidence shows that the importance of traffic safety cannot be overemphasized.
For these reasons, I ⋯.
For these reasons, I think that receiving college education in Taiwan is wise.
In conclusion, ⋯
= To sum up, ⋯
In conclusion, a good citizen should abide by traffic regulations.
We can, therefore, come to the conclusion (that)子句
We can, therefore, come to the conclusion that nothing is so precious as freedom in the world.
If we can do as mentioned above, there can be no doubt (that)子句
If we can do as mentioned above, there can be no doubt that we can master English
Thus, this is the reason why ⋯.
Thus, this is the reason why I caught a bad cold.
Therefore, we should realize (that)子句
Therefore, we should realize that in learning English we cannot do without a dictionary.
We, therefore, can make clear from the above discussion (that)子句
We, therefore, can make clear from the above discussion that perseverance can overcome any difficulty.
52. 1. 從～觀點來看¸⋯。 From the ～ point of view, ⋯.
2. 根據～的看法¸⋯。 According to ～ point of view, ⋯.
From the political point of view, it is a very complex problem.