• At sixty degrees below zero, a man with wet feet must not fail in his first attempt to build a fire.

    VOA: special.2010.05.01

  • In fact one of the frankly best things I ever did as an undergraduate was, perhaps fittingly, take this course pass-fail.


    哈佛公开课 - 计算机科学课程节选

  • But in spite of your best effort, you fail to lose a single kilogram.


    I'm frustrated 课堂 - SpeakingMax英语口语达人

  • The central bank would work with a proposed Financial Services Oversight Council to decide which companies are too big to fail.

    VOA: special.2009.06.19

  • The wonderful line he has in his last prose-fiction "Worstward Ho", Try again, fail again, fail better.


    普林斯顿公开课 - 人性课程节选

  • A "run on the bank" usually happens when people believe there is danger a bank may fail or close.

    VOA: special.2009.04.26

  • Don't fail him or he will drive you out just as he drove out the Canaanites. That's a theme in Deuteronomy.


    耶鲁公开课 - 旧约导论课程节选

  • Last week, the government lost its case against two managers at Bear Stearns, the first investment bank to fail last year.

    VOA: special.2009.11.20

  • We don't know what it's like to be dead, because every time we try to imagine it, we fail.


    耶鲁公开课 - 死亡课程节选

  • was too big to fail. The Federal Reserve rescued the American International Group with an eighty-five billion dollar loan.

    VOA: special.2009.09.18

  • Then if you fail to pay on the mortgage--pay off the debt -the lender can seize the property and sell it.


    耶鲁公开课 - 金融市场课程节选

  • But even if those efforts fail, it is too soon to know just how strong the new rules will be.

    VOA: special.2010.07.23

  • So you may take this course ultimately via pass-fail or letter grade and I am more than happy to chat with you about the implications and to sign any paper work such as the stack here that you might need.


    哈佛公开课 - 计算机科学课程节选

  • Such needle sticks are common. But a recent study found that medical students often fail to report them.

    VOA: special.2010.02.10

  • So if your word game doesn't work when the words are 12 letters long, instead of continuing to debug 12 letter hands see if you can make it fail on a three letter hand.


    麻省理工公开课 - 计算机科学及编程导论课程节选

  • And the crisis had to be solved. "If we fail," Roosevelt said, "the cause of self-government throughout the world will suffer greatly."

    VOA: special.2010.08.26

  • They don't say to me, six bodies,one of them must fail.


    麻省理工公开课 - 固态化学导论课程节选

  • Government rescues of banks considered "too big to fail" angered the public and helped fuel a conservative movement.

    VOA: special.2010.04.16

  • And often, people with autism who are otherwise very high functioning will fail this task.


    耶鲁公开课 - 心理学导论课程节选

  • He dug deep into the darkness, hitting the steel so hard that his body began to fail him.

    VOA: special.2009.02.21

  • This is one example that, without fail, people would say is a marvel of medicine and bioengineering, but that it's still something to keep track of.


    耶鲁公开课 - 生物医学工程探索课程节选

  • The aim is to find a way to let big financial companies fail without harming the economy.

    VOA: special.2010.04.16

  • He wrote his son in 1704, he said, "I may die tomorrow, but be sure that you have little pleasure if you fail to follow my example.


    耶鲁公开课 - 欧洲文明课程节选

  • The farmers are paid back for the inputs if their crops fail because of drought or flood.

    VOA: special.2010.05.11

  • So think about, I don't want to push this too hard but think about other games where people are communicating to fail, to avoid a failure of coordination.


    耶鲁公开课 - 博弈论课程节选

  • For every one hundred graduates of for-profit colleges, eighteen fail to repay their federal student loans.

    VOA: special.2010.07.29

  • And if we fail, they will denounce us.


    普林斯顿公开课 - 国际座谈会课程节选

  • "I knew of course that when examined again he would fail and be thrown out.

    VOA: special.2009.01.03

  • whereas governments would let some banks fail.


    斯坦福公开课 - 经济学课程节选

  • I knew of course that when examined again he would fail and be thrown out.

    VOA: special.2010.03.27


fail in 失败;缺少

without fail 务必;必定,无疑

never fail to 一定会...

fail to do 失败;未做成

fail safe 故障保护;失效安全

fail to resolve 解决未果

words fail me 说不出话来

- 来自原声例句

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