We should spare no effort to beautify our environment.我们应该不遗余力的美化我们的环境。
Never think yourself above business.勿自视过高;不要眼高手低;永远不要认为自己是大才小用。
Life is measured by thought and action, not by time. 衡量生命的尺度是思想和行为，而不是时间。
It pays to help others. 帮助别人是值得的。
It is time the authorities concerned took proper steps to solve the traffic problems.该是有关当局采取适当的措施来解决交通问题的时候了。
He that thinks his business below him will always be above his business.自命大才小用，往往眼高手低。
Business may be troublesome,but idleness is pernicious.事业虽扰人，懒惰害更大。
We should get into the habit of keeping good hours.我们应该养成早睡早起的习惯。
We should bring home to people the value of working hard.我们应该让人们明白努力的价值。
Time tries truth.时间检验真理。
Time past cannot be called back again.光阴一去不复返。
Those who violate traffic regulations should be punished.违反交通规则的人应该受到处罚。
There is no one but longs to go to college.人们都希望上大学。
The progress of thee society is based on harmony.社会的进步是以和谐为基础的。
The great use of life is to spend it for something that overlasts it.生命的最大用处是将它用于能比生命更长久的事物上。
Taking exercise is closely related to health.做运动与健康息息相关。
Since the examination is around the corner, I am compelled to give up doing sports.既然考试迫在眉睫，我不得不放弃作运动。
On no account can we ignore the value of knowledge.我们绝对不能忽视知识的价值。
No man is useless in this world who lightens the burden of someone else. 在这个世界上能为别人减轻负担的人都是有用的。
1. Nothing is more important than …没有什么比。。。更重要
Eg。Nothing is more important than health./ to be independent.
2. sb./sth. is the +最高级+(n.) that I have ever met/ seen/ known.。。。
Eg。 Mr zhang is the kindest teacher that I have ever met/ seen/ known.
Freindship is the most valuable thing that I have ever had.
3. We can not/ never emphasize the importance of(doing)sth … too much.
We can never attach too much importance to(doing)sth ….
Eg。 We can not/ never emphasize the importance of protecting our eyes too much.
We can never attach too much importance to reading books widely and wisely.
4. Only when we。。。。。can we….只有当我们。。。时候，我们才能。。。。。
Eg。Only when we devote ourselves to study can we achieve great success.
Only when we have a healthy body can we do what we want.
5. As the saying goes 正如谚语所说
There is a saying that goes,
As a proverb says,
Eg。As the saying goes, where there is a will, there is a way.
There is a saying that goes, “failure is the mother of success.”
As a proverb says, no pains, no gains.
6. It is widely acknowledged that …众所公认，
Eg。It is widely acknowledged that the development of China has been taking the lead in the world since the 1990s.众所公认，自从20世纪90年代以来，中国地发展一直处于领先地位。
7. It is obvious/ apparent/ clear that … 显而易见
…, which is obvious. 。。。是显而易见的。
Eg。 It is obvious that too much smoking will increase the risk of lung cancer.
Reading can broaden our horizons , which is obvious.
8. Why ……….? The reasons are not far to seek. / The reasons are as follows.
To start with,……… Furthermore, …………. Last but not least, ………
9. When(ever) it comes to…每当谈论到/涉及到…
Eg:When(ever) it comes to study, we should put hard-working in the first place.
10. Doing sth/ To do sth is by no means an easy thing.做什么事绝不是件容易的事。
Eg:Going to college is by no means an easy thing.
To protect our environment is by no means an easy thing.
11. There is no denying that….不可否认的…
We can not deny the fact that…..
Eg:There is no denying that money is important, but we should take it in a legal way.
12. There is no doubt that…毫无疑问…
Eg: There is no doubt that solar energy can bring us a lot of benefits.
13. By doing sth, we can …通过做什么，我们能…
Eg: By taking exercise everyday, we can build up our bodies and keep a good figure .
14. sb do/does feel/think…某人的确认为…
Eg: I do feel that Mr Smith is the best teacher that I’ve ever met.
I do think it’s time that something should be done to protect our eye-sight.
Mary does do well in English, which I adore very much.
15. The more……the more……(越……越……)
eg.The more time you spend ,the more progress you’ll make.
The more addicted to drugs, the more difficult it is for you to quit it.
The more, the better. 越多越好
16. Compared with A , B……(与A比较，B……)
Eg.Compared with/to conventional telephones, mobile phones are more convenient.
Compared with 2006, the year 2007 witnessed more thrilling changes in China.
17. be of benefit to/ befeficial to/ make for/ contribute to/ do good to (对……有好处)
Eg.I think out-school activities are of great benefit to/ befeficial to/ make for/ contribute to
the development of our character.我觉得课外活动对我们性格的发展有好处。
18. It is a pity that ……(形式主语it)(很遗憾…….)
Eg.It is a pity that a lot of people haven’t been aware of the importance of saving water.
19. The reason why……is that……(……的原因是……)
Eg.The reason why we like you is that you have a special way to make your class lively and intersting.我喜欢你的原因是你有特殊的方法让课堂生动有趣。
The reason why we plant so many trees is that trees can provide fresh air for us.
20. A is to B what C is to D(A对于B就像C对于D)
Eg Time is to us what water is to fish.时间对于我们就像水对于鱼。
Health is to us what sunshine is to plants.健康对于我们就像阳光对于植物