1. The architect of this magnificent building put a lot of effort into designing the building. He certainly earns our respect.2. I had put my heart and soul into my work until I realized it is totally not worth it.
 put a lot of effort, time, energy, etc. into something put one's heart and soul into something白話的翻出即可.
After her husband went on a business trp to Paris, she waited for his return anxiously.