(1)all night long: 整夜
some stores stay open all night long.
(2)call it a day: 一天工作完毕
every day, we have class from 9am and will call it a day at 4.30pm.
(3)day after day: 每天
schooling could be very boring, as the students do the same things day after day.
(4)day in day out: 一天又一天
henry wears the same old jeans day in day out. isn't he going to buy some new clothes?
(5)for a rainy day: 为困难的日子作准备
when a person gets older, he will realize the importance of saving for a rainy day.
(6)in this day and age: 在现在这时代
in this day and age, no one can expect to get something out of nothing.
(7)have an off day: 不大成功或顺利的一天
tom did not do well in yesterday's test. he considered him enough to have an off day.
(8)the order of the day: 一般的惯例
in a station here, payment by credit card is the order of the day.
(9)the other day: 几天前
i bumped into an old friend the other day.
(10)to this day: （指日期）准确地
it is 40 years to this day that i left university.
(11)have seen better days: 曾经历过好日子
palmer was departmental head in that university before he came here. he has seen better days.
(12)some day: 将来
everyone hopes to be great some day.
(13)one's days are numbered: 末日将临：
under computerization, unskilled workers become redundant. their days in a company are numbered.
(14)carry the day: 胜利的一天
our team lost at first, but later, it carried the day with two goals to one.
(15)someone's day: 幸运的一天
jim was promoted. furthermore, he was given a performance bonus yesterday. it was his day.
(16)take a day off: 休息一天
janet was unwell and took a day off.
(17)have a night out: 夜间出去消遣
it's time to have a change. we must have a night out at the weekend.
(18)a night owl: 迟迟不睡者
the moment jack entered the university, he was a night owl.
(19)at the dead of night: 深夜
our managerial officers attended the meeting at the dead of night.
(20) save the day: 使情况变佳.
frank saved the day by kicking in a goal during the last five minutes of the match.
(21)every dog has its day: 凡人都有得意日
i have seen ordinary people suddenly become important. this is a case of every dog has its day.
(22)what is done by night appears by day: 若要人不知，除非己莫为
crime does not pay. criminals will be found out. that's why we say: what is done by night appears by day.
- a.倒霉的，不幸的 四级词汇
- n.石油 四级词汇