#42.【英文片語】12 個常用交通片語 | 英文不難

Kevin 英文不難
No Rating

Available Platforms

blind spot: 視線死角
--There are a lot of blind spots on trucks.
blindsided (v.): 被設計,被「陰」
--ex: Jack asked if I had a crush on Jenny. I said yes, then Jack started saying bad things about me to Jenny. Turns out, Jack also likes Jenny. I was blindsided by jack.
【 12 個片語】
#1 Stuck in traffic: 卡在車陣裡
Boss: Why are you late?
Me: I was stuck in traffic. 
Boss: What traffic? You don’t have a car.
#2 Traffic congestion: 交通阻塞
Me: The traffic congestion is terrible; I don’t ever want buy a car.
Friend: How are you going to go to work?
Me: I’ll ride… a horse.
#3 Gridlock: 十字路口阻塞
—ex: Two busses cause serious traffic gridlock.
#4 Bumper to bumper traffic: 嚴重塞車
—ex: I think I’m going to be late because of the bumper to bumper traffic.
#5 Hold ups: 耽誤
--ex: There was a hold up on the freeway because a crazy person was standing in the middle of the road.
#6 road closure: 道路封閉
—ex: The road closure was caused by a terrible traffic accident.
#7 Road rage: 公路暴力
—ex: Road rage is a serious problem affecting many drivers.
#8 Rush hour / Peak hour: 尖峰時間
—ex: During rush hour, the traffic congestion is terrible.
#9 Run out of (gas /petrol): 沒油
to run out of something
—ex: I ran out of gas this morning.
ran out: 已經沒了
—ex: I am running out of gas.
am running out: 快沒了
#10 Pull over: 靠邊停
—Sir, please pull over right now.
#11 Pull out: 忽然衝出來 
—ex: the car pulled out right in front of me and I almost hit it.
#12 Run over: 輾過
—ex: I am so upset because this morning I ran over a pile of poop on my way to work.