新视野大学英语句子解析 第1册 Unit 10A:Language Point 36
Language Point 36
Don't engage in a personal cover-up of areas that are unpleasing in your life. (Para. 13)
Meaning: Don't do anything to hide things in your life that do not please you.
engage in: 1. (cause to) take part in or work at (something); make (oneself) busy in (something or doing something)
The Minister has been engaged in political affairs all his life.
Is it wise to engage in active sports at your age?
The old lady engaged herself in making clothes for her neighbours' children.
2. cause (someone or something) to be concerned in (something)
Be good enough to engage my aunt in conversation so that I can escape from this dull family party.