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Post time 2005-12-13 11:57:01 |Display all floors
December means burning the candle at both ends, with parties and projects to wind up.

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Post time 2005-12-13 12:31:34 |Display all floors
December means burning the candle at both ends, with parties and projects to wind up.
到了十二月份由于有许多party和项目,就意味着要把一份精力掰成两份用。

http://www.bartleby.com/59/4/burnthecandl.html
http://esl.about.com/library/glossary/bldef_100.htm

[ Last edited by hly2004 at 2005-12-13 12:41 PM ]
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Post time 2005-12-13 12:42:27 |Display all floors

Good sentence!

try:

December means burning the candle at both ends, with parties and projects to wind up.
十二月意味着要加倍努力工作,各方应上紧发条,完成工程项目(PROJECTS?)。

工程的几个近义词: project, engineering, works,总是分不清:(

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Post time 2005-12-13 12:47:33 |Display all floors
再试:

December means burning the candle at both ends, with parties and projects to wind up.
进了十二月,就意味着要加班加点,各方应上紧发条,开足马力,完成工程项目。

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