論壇 Q & A
..by Star Sea
中英物語 / 中翻英 / Chinese to English Classroom 2016-05-10 06:33:25
可以用 dig oneself into a deeper hole，如:A: At the press conference I plan to tell the reporters a little bit about my affair. Don't worry. I will not say much about it.B: Don't dig yourself into a deeper hole by saying something stupid.
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 greenhouse effect, which leads to melting of glaciers, which leads to ising sea levels.