Many were scared to death when the earthquake occurred.
 scared shitless scared to deathscared shitless 最傳神, 不過如果你不想用這麼粗俗的說法那就? scared to death
這是一個連環問題: 燃燒石油導致二氧化碳增加，二氧化碳增加導致溫室效應，溫室效應導致冰層融化、海平面上升。 (請填空)
This is a chain of problems. Burning oil leads to increase in carbon dioxide, which leads to the reenhouse effect, which leads to melting of glaciers, which leads to rising sea levels.