It goes without saying that子句
= (It is) needless to say (that)子句
= It is obvious that子句
= Obviously, S. + V.
例︰不用说早睡早起是值得的。It goes without saying that it pays to keep early hours.
There is no Ving
= There is no way of Ving.
= There is no possibility of Ving.
= It is impossible to V.
= It is out of the question to V.
= No one can V.
= We cannot V.
例︰不可否认的?成功的事业关键在于健康的身心。There is not denying that successful business lies in a healthy body and mind.
I am greatly convinced (that)子句
= I am greatly assured (that)子句
例︰我深信预防是于治疗。I am greatly convinced that prevention is better than cure.
Among various kinds of …, …
= Of all the …, …
例︰在各种运动中?我尤其喜欢慢跑。Among various kinds of sports, I like jogging in particular.
It can be easily proved (that)子句
例︰时间最珍贵是很容易证明的。It can be easily proved that nothing is more precious than time.
… cannot be overemphasized
例︰交通安全的重要性无论如何强调都不为过。The importance of traffic safety cannot be overemphasized.
In my opinion, …
= To my mind, ….
= As far as I am concerned, …
= I am of the opinion that子句
例︰就我的看法?打电动玩具既花费时间也有害健康。In my opinion, playing video games not only takes much time but is also harmful to health.
Everyone knows (that)子句
As far as my knowledge is concerned, …
例︰就我所知?下列方法对我帮助很大。As far as my knowledge is concerned, the following ways are of great help to me.
There is no doubt (that)子句
例︰毫无疑问地?近视在我国的年轻人中是一个严重的问题。There is no doubt that near-sightedness is a serious problem among the youth of our country.
According to my personal experience, …
= Based on my personal experience, …
例︰根据我个人经验?微笑已带给我许多好处。According to my personal experience, smile has done me a lot of good.
Of all the people I know, perhaps non deserves my respect more than …
例︰在我认识的人当中?也许没有一个人比我的英文老师张老师更值得我尊敬。Of all the people I know, perhaps non deserves my respect more than Miss Chang, my English teacher.
In the course of my schooling. I will never forget …
例︰在我的求学过程中?我忘不了学习英文所遭到的大困难。In the course of my schooling. I will never forget the great difficulty I encountered in learning English.
With the increase/growth of the population, …
(B) 随着科技的进步 …
With the advance of science and technology, …
例︰随着台湾经济的快速发展?许多社会问题产生了。With the rapid development of Taiwan's economy, a lot of social problems have come to pass.
In the age of information and communication, … plays an important role.
In today's industrial society, … is indispensable to life.
例︰在这信息的年代?计算机扮演非常重要的角色。In this age of information and communication, the computer plays an extremely important role.
In dealing with …, one cannot but admit (that)子句
例︰在讨论未来的职业?一个人不得不承认尽早决定未来的职业很重要。In dealing with one's future career, one cannot but admit that it is very important to decide one's future career as early as possible.
Nothing in the world can delight me so much as …
例︰世上没有什么比到快餐店吃汉堡更令我高兴。Nothing in the world can delight me so much as having hamburgers in fast-food restaurants.
It is necessary that S (should) V
It is important/essential that S (should) V
It is proper that S (should) V
It is urgent that S (should) V
例︰我们当保持公共场所清洁是应当的。It is proper that we (should) keep the public places clean.
Whenever I hear …, I cannot but feel excited.
Whenever I do …, I cannot but feel sad.
Whenever I think of …, I cannot but feel nervous.
Whenever I meet with …, I cannot but feel frightened.
Whenever I see …, I cannot but feel surprised.
例︰每当我想到我家附近那一条清澈的小溪?我就忍不住感到悲伤。Whenever I think of the clean brook near my home, I cannot but feel sad.= Every time I think of the clean brook near my home, I cannot help feeling sad.
It is said (that)子句
It is thought (that)子句
It is known (that)子句
It is reported (that)子句
It is expected (that)子句
It is estimated (that)子句
It is believed (that)子句
例︰一般相信阅读增加我们的知识、扩大我们的心胸。It is believed (that) reading increases our knowledge and broadens our mind.
The main reason why ….. is (that)子句
例︰青少年犯罪的主要理由是社会环境日一败坏。The main reason why the juveniles commit crimes is that social environment is becoming worse.
Well goes an old saying, "…"
= As an old saying goes(runs, says), "…"
= An old saying goes, "…"
= It's an old saying (that)子句
例︰俗话说得好：「诚实为上策」。As an old saying goes, "Honesty is the best policy."
(A) …用下列方法… …
in the following ways.
… for three major reasons.
To …, there are at least three things we can do.
I increase my confidence in the following ways.
People learn a foreign language for three major reasons.
To keep healthy, there are at least three things we can do every day.