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Post time 2008-1-16 16:36:13 |Display all floors
The sentence is as follows:
Ellis said. “So we immediately ran to the books and lo-and-behold here was the signature in several books.
So what's the meaning of  "lo-and-behold "? Is it a slang?
Many thanks!

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Post time 2008-1-16 16:37:32 |Display all floors
lo and behold [简明英汉词典]
n.你瞧(表示惊讶的感叹词)

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Post time 2008-1-16 16:42:41 |Display all floors

Thank you, rainbow

Originally posted by rainbow at 2008-1-16 16:37
lo and behold [简明英汉词典]
n.你瞧(表示惊讶的感叹词)


Thank you very much, rainbow
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Post time 2008-1-16 16:43:29 |Display all floors
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Post time 2008-1-16 17:22:22 |Display all floors
Originally posted by evonnaxiao at 2008-1-16 16:36
The sentence is as follows:
Ellis said. “So we immediately ran to the books and lo-and-behold here was the signature in several books.
So what's the meaning of  "lo-and-behold "? Is i ...


你看, 乖乖不得了了
世上就怕“认真”二字,I'll try my best

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Post time 2008-1-17 16:13:28 |Display all floors
Originally posted by rouofhk at 2008-1-16 17:22


你看, 乖乖不得了了

You opens another view for me,
TKS,  rouofhk:)

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