1. How did you get yourself into this mess?2. He gambled all his money away and reduced himself to cleaning dishes in a restaurant.
get into; reduce oneself; lower oneself白話的翻出即可.
1. 怎麼會淪落到這個地步?2. 他賭博輸光了錢, 淪落到幫餐廳洗盤子.
It gives the ilusion that you've computed the entire answer immediately.