He is deaf in one ear.
If I pay all my debts I'll have no money left.
Prices have risen steadily during the past decade.
The vegetables have begun to decay.
He is a decent young man.
Due to the bad economic performance, the volume of trade this month has declined.
We [decorated] the house for Christmas.
If it were not for this defect, I shall hire him at once.
Don't delay what you should do today.
The international situation is very delicate at present.
You must pay a deposit if you want to reserve the room.
I'm acting as deputy while the boss is away.
He derives all his income from farming.
The sun descended behind the hills.
He deserved to be punished.
The device will be in production by the end of the year.
This time we'll devise a better solution.
The children are happy at the school, but they lack discipline.
These goods will be sold at a discount.
[Discrimination] against women is not allowed.
The bestsellers were sold out before they were displayed.
v. 清除, 处理掉, 解决, 杀死, 打败
He doesn't know how to dispose of his spare time.
The twins were so much alike that it was impossible to distinguish one from the other.
n. 痛苦，悲伤 v. 使痛苦
Her death was a great distress to all the family.
The books in the library were [distributed] according to subjects.
Tell the servant not to disturb the papers on my desk.
He [dived] from the bridge and rescued the drowning child.
They are the people from diverse cultures.
He has had many domestic troubles.
A tiny fishing boat was drifting slowly along.
Moonlight [dripped] through the leaves.
He was struck dumb by her sharp question.
He got dumped by his girlfriend.
This pair of shoes is durable.
He finished the work of three years' duration.
He works from dawn till dusk.
I'm sure he was earnest when he said he would come.
A big earthquake hit the city last night.
She shouted on the mountaintop and listened for the echo.
I don't want elaborate lace pattern on my dress,just make it simple.