At the supermarket an elderly lady needed to pay one dollar at the counter. She mistook a hundred-dollar bill for a ten-dollar bill and gave the hundred-dollar bill to the cashier. The cashier returned nine dollars to her. The cashier ripped her off for ninety dollars!
rip somebody off for something「白吞」就是佔便宜的意思，如「超商店員白吞了一個老婦人的錢」。rip somebody off 是一個人吞另一個人的錢的最好的說法之一
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 probems. Burning oil leads to increase in carbon dioxide, which leads to the greenhouse effect, which leads to melting of glaciers, which leads to rising sea levels.