- absence of mind心不在焉，神不守舍;
- a bundle of nerves神经极度紧张;
- bicarbonate of soda小苏打，碳酸氢钠;
- Band of Brothers兄弟连;
- committee of the wholen.全体委员会;
- Clerk of the Court书记;
- Democratic Republic of Congo刚果民主共和国
- volume of businessn.营业额，销售额;
- gnomes of Zurich苏黎世的国际银行家;
- get out of the way让开，避开;闪;躲开;躲闪;
- in showers of spark阵雨似的火花;
- kiss of lifen.人工呼吸;
- lily of the valleyn.铃兰;
- Memorandum of Understanding谅解[协议];
- nothing of the kind一点儿都不像，毫无类似处;绝无其事;
- name of trading country贸易国;
- out of wedlock[医]私生的，婚外的;
- out of sightabbr.看不见，在视野之外;
- put out of sightv.把…藏起来;
- at the top of someone's voice在某人的声音中
The fall in the cost of living is directly relevant to the drop in the prices of many industrial products and agricultural produce.
a steady rise in the cost of living
As the wages advanced, so did the cost of living.
Companies are moving jobs to towns with a lower cost of living.
The cost of living has increased dramatically.
The cost of living had been racing up in the past year.
The cost of living is escalating.
The cost of living has hiked up again.
Wage increases were eaten up by the rise in the cost of living.
After going up for six months, the cost of living leveled off in September.
Accommodation apart, the cost of living is very high.
The new law will cause a marginal increase in the cost of living.
In absolute terms wages have risen, but not in comparison with cost of living.
Allowing for the lower cost of living, southern blacks are better off materially.
Iraq tops the cost of living category , securing 100 per cent.
The cost of living increased by 10 % last year.
The rise in taxation will put pounds on the cost of living.
I always spend my cost of living in the clothes and then live in uptight.
The cost of living is steadily mounting.
Tough economic conditions and the spiraling cost of living have helped diminish appeal of male children.
Everything that the economists predicted about the increased cost of living has come true.
Salary is increasing to keep up with the rise in the cost of living.
This forced the cost of living up considerably.
I can tell you what sort of devils, too: high cost of living and hunger.
The cost of living has increased of late by nearly 5 percent.
Wages is out of step with the cost of living.
The cost of living mounts steadily.
Sometimes a lower cost of living can mean a higher standard of living for workers.
The increased cost of living posed many problems.