1.electrocute people

【原句】And, FYI, your doorbell is electrocuting people. (S06E04)

【翻译】顺道一说,你们的门铃漏电了。

【场景】在苏菲和Oleg离开后,Max她们在屋内又听到门铃声,开门一敲是Han向她们来询问洗礼长袍穿哪件好。

【讲解】

electrocute v.使触电死亡;用电刑处死。

= to kill someone by causing electricity to flow through their body

FYI (用于给某人提供信息时)供参考(for your information的缩写)。如FYI, I have a PhD in astronomy! 我有太空学博士的学位了!

【例句】

Don't touch that wire, you'll electrocute yourself.

别碰那根电线,你会被电死的。

He was electrocuted when he touched the bare wires.

他碰到了那根裸线,触电身亡。

2.be on a roll

【原句】Oh, just give me a second. I’m on a real roll here. (S06E04)

【翻译】给我点时间,我现在想起不少事。

【场景】经过Han来询问洗礼穿着的事后,Caroline突然想到洗礼只要人和物备齐了就可以不限地点举行,她和Max这次去教堂偷圣水,Max负责用祈祷来掩护Caroline。

【讲解】

be on a roll 连连获胜;好运连连。= to be having a successful or lucky period

roll n.卷;滚动;名单;压路机;颤音;圆形物,面包卷。扩展表达有a toilet roll (= a roll of toilet paper) 一卷卫生纸;a deafening roll of thunder一阵震耳欲聋的雷声。

【例句】

Pippa won five games in a row and it was obvious she was on a roll.

皮帕一连赢了5场比赛,很明显她这段时间打得很顺。

June, you're really on a roll tonight.

琼,你今晚真是不知道倒了什么霉了。

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