2016年5月8日 星期日

腦筋急轉彎(一)

. 2016年5月8日 星期日

1. Q: What can pierce one's ears without a hole?
A: Noise.
pierce 刺穿,刺破
piercing 刺耳的
 
2. Q: If you had 5 dollars and gave away one quarter, and another quarter, and then still another quarter, how much would you have left?
A: '4.25.
quarter 四分之一; 二十五美分
 
3. Q: What bird lifts heavy things?
A: A Crane.
crane 鶴;起重機


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4. Q: What's the difference between the North Pole and the South Pole?
A: The whole world.
A world of difference 天壤之別
 
5. Q: What makes naughty boys long to work in a clock factory?
A: People make faces there.
make faces 做鬼臉; 做鐘面
 
6. Q: What can I do to avoid falling hair?
A: Get out of the way where the hair's falling.
avoid falling hair有兩種理解:防止頭髮脫落;避開(從上面)掉下來的頭髮
 
7. Q: What do girls find the easiest to part with?
A: A comb.
part with 放棄(尤指不自願地); 用……分頭路或發縫
 
8. Q: What kind of running means walking?
A: Running out of gas.
 
9. Q: What do elephants use to communicate with each other?
A: Big words.
big words真正的含義是:比較正式的大詞
 
10. Q: What makes fish the smartest animal in the world?
A: No one can pull its leg.
pull one's leg真正的含義是:使上當受騙
 
11. Q: What makes the little strawberry worried?
A: It's afraid to be in a jam.
jam 果醬;塞車
 
12. Q: Something went wrong with the second hand of my watch. Where can I have it replaced?
A: In a second-hand store.
second-hand 二手貨的,舊的
second hand 秒針
 
13. Q: Why are writers like postmen?
A: They are all men of letters.
men of letters 文人
letter字母
 
14. Q: Why are chickens kept away from children?
A: Chickens use fowl language.
fowl language 音似foul language(髒話)
 
15. Q: Why do people go to bed?
A: Because the bed won't come to us.
 
16. Q: What's the best thing to take when you're run-down?
A; The license number of the car that hit you.
take 吃(藥);記下來
be run-down 身體不適
be run down 被撞到
 
17. Q: What stays hot even if put in a refrigerator?
A: Pepper.
hot熱的;辣的
 
18. Q: What is the best year for a kangaroo?
A: Leap year.
kangaroo袋鼠
leap跳躍
leap year閏年
 
19. Q: What surprising things happen everywhere every day?
A: Day breaks without falling; night falls without breaking.
fall 摔下來;降臨
break破碎
daybreak破曉
 
20. Q: What can't be used unless broken?
A: Eggs.

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