今日短语:有钱能使鬼推磨 Money talks

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2015-11-2 13:32

有钱能使鬼推磨
Money talks

【今日短语】

短语 money talks 的意思就是“有钱能使鬼推磨“。注意这个短语带有一些负面含义。

【例句】

A: I don’t know how he got into university. He’s not very clever.

B: Didn’t you know? His dad’s a millionaire. He paid for the new library. Money talks.

I don’t want to say that money talks, but it certainly helps if you want to get something done quickly in this country.

请注意:另一个英语表达 money is no object 的意思是“钱不是问题“。

【例句】

I'm taking you out for a meal on your birthday, my treat. Where do you want to go? Money is no object.

A: If money were no object, what car would you have?
B: A Ferrari, definitely!

【本文来源:BBC英伦网】