• 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.

    实际上我上本科时做的最得意的事,恰当地说,就是把这门课的成绩看成及格和不及格两种。

    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.

    但是即便你这么努力,你还是一斤肉都没减下来。

    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.

    在他最后一部散文小说《向西去啊》有一句,再尝试,再失败,却更好地失败。

    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.

    不要让他失望,否则他也会驱逐你,就如同他驱逐迦南人,这是《申命记》的一个主题。

    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.

    我们不知道死亡是什么样的,因为每次我们想象死亡,都无果而终。

    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.

    然而如果你无法偿还贷款,贷方可以没收这项财产并出售

    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.

    你可能希望这门课采用及格-不及格分制或者分数制,我很乐意跟你聊下,两个打分制各自的含义,也可以帮你在这里签到。

    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.

    因此如果你的单词游戏当输入单词,有12个字母的时候没法运行了,看看输入三个字母的单词它,能不能正常运行吧。

    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.

    他们没有告诉我,6个人当中要有1个挂科。

    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.

    在某些方面天赋异禀的孤独症患者,也会在该任务上失败

    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.

    刚才就是一个例子,在技术上我们并没有失败,人们也会称赞医学和生物工程的神奇,但仍然需要注意可能发生的情况

    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.

    他在一七零四年写给他的儿子信中说到,"我可能明天就死了,而如果你不能遵循我的的脚步,你是不会快乐的的

    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.

    我不想把问题说得太严重,我们不妨举一些沟通失败的博弈案例,或者说努力避免沟通失败

    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.

    如果我们失败了,会遭到谴责。

    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.

    而银行却自身难保。

    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

词组短语

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

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