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  免费英语学习资料:警方的调查披露了不止一起罪行的证据

  clear the air: (通过开诚布公的谈话)消除误解,缓解紧张状态,改善气氛

  remove the causes of disagreement, fear, doubts, by talking about them honestly and openly

  Mary had been bad-tempered with me for days, so in an attempt to clear the air, I asked her what the matter was.几天来玛丽总对我发火,为了消除隔阂,我问她发生了什么事.

  Steer/stay/keep clear of sb/sth 避开,回避,躲避

  I'm trying to lose weight so I have to steer clear of fattening foods. 我想减肥,所以得避免吃增肥食品.

  It's best to stay clear of the bank at lunchtimes as it gets very busy. 最好避免在午餐时间去银行,那时人很多.

  Bring sth to light:披露,揭示,揭发 show information, evidence

  The police investigation brought to light evidence of more than one crime. 警方的调查披露了不止一起罪行的证据.

  These documents have brought new information to light about Shakespear's early life. 这些文献披露了有关莎士比亚早期生活的新情况.

  Come to light:become known, be revealed 为人所知,暴露

  It recently came to light that he'd been in trouble with the police before. 他曾犯过案的事情最近才被披露出来.

  Cast/shed/throw (new)light on sth:make a problem easier to understand 阐明,使人了解

  This book sheds new light on the role of the CIA. 这本书使人们对中央情报局扮演的角色有了进一步的了解.

  Can you throw any light on the matter? 你能否解释下这个问题?

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