1. The PhD graduate failed to find any decent job and was forced to face the reality and take a low-paying job as a waiter at a restaurant.2. In this struggling economy, the aspiring actress needs to suck it up and takes any job she can find to foot her bills.
 face the reality suck it upface the reality 是面對現實很貼切的翻譯，suck it up 意思是忍一下，向現實低頭的意思。
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 prblems. 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.