1.前途远大 have the world before one
You all have the world before you .But you’ll still need to work hard.
2.好险 a narrow squeak
The boss had a narrow squeak last night in his office: his spooning with a girl clerk was almost found our by his wife.
3.手气好 have the Midas touch
Mr. Wang has the Midas touch: everything he does turns to gold.
4.走运be on the gravy train
He’s been on the gravy train these years.
5让人给骗了be ripped off
I was ripped off again by that guy.
6．不入虎穴焉得虎子 Nothing venture ,nothing have.
7.白费力气plough the air.
Any attempt tot let him change will only be ploughing the air.
8.命好lead a charmed life
His father is a senior government official, his mother is the general manager of a large company and he himself had passed the TOFEL test and got a scholarship from an American university. He must have been leading a charmful life!
9.倒霉get in the neck
In the family, if the kicks-up are found out by the parents , it’s always the oldest of the children who’ll get in the neck.
10.背黑锅hold the bag
Under no circumstances have I made anyone hold the bag for me.
11. 有利可图的事an angle
That guy never does anything unless there’s an angle in it.
12.吃苦头burn one’s fingers
I burned my fingers in helping that guy before.
He got sacked for falling asleep at the switch.
14.因祸得福a blessing in disguise
He had an accident and it turned out to be a blessing in disguise: a pretty nurse fell in lover with him during his stay in the hospital.
15.一举成名be vaulted to fame
Lao Zhang was vaulted to fame, a classic example of overnight success.
16.千载难逢 once in a blue moon
This is a chance once in a blue moon.
17.十拿九稳it’s dollar to buttons
I bet he will pass the exam. Its dollars to buttons.
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