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       16. come again    再说一遍

       Come again? I didn't quite understand what you said.


       17. come clean    全盘托出,招供

       The criminal decided to come clean.


       18. spring for    请客

       Let me spring for dinner.


       19. spill the beans    泄漏秘密

       Don't spill the beans. It's supposed to be a secret.


       20. stick in the mud    保守的人

       Cathy is such a stick in the mud. She never wants to try anything new.

       Cathy 真保守,她从不想尝试新事物。

       21. john    厕所

       I have to go to the john. Wait for me in the car.


       22. keep in line    管束

       He needs to be kept in line. He's too wild.


       23. jump the gun    草率行事

       Don't jump the gun. We have to be patient for a while.


       24. jump to conclusion    妄下结论

       Don't jump to conclusion. We have to figure it out first.


       25. lemon    次

       This car is a real lemon. It has broken down four times.


       26. fishy    可疑的

       His story sounds fishy. We should see if it's really true.


       27. flip out    乐死了

       Chris flipped out when I told him that we won the game.


       28. fix someone up    撮合某人

       I think Xixi and Macaulay would make a perfect couple. Let's fix them up.

       我想 Xixi 和 Macaulay 会是理想的一对,我们来撮合他们吧。

       29. take a shine to    有好感

       He really likes you. There are very few people he takes a shine to right away.


       30. third wheel    累赘,电灯泡

       You two go on ahead. I don't want to be a third wheel.



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