,有些英文短语、习语的单词之间存在头韵或尾韵，读起来朗朗上口，令人过耳难忘。一起来看。,1. toss and turn （尤指因无法入睡而）翻来覆去，辗转反侧,I was tossing and turning all night.
我整晚辗转反侧，无法入睡。,2. cut and thrust 唇枪舌剑，猛烈争论,She enjoys the cut and thrust of party politics.
她喜欢党派政治中的唇枪舌剑。,3. born and bred 土生土长的,He's a Parisian born and bred.
他是土生土长的巴黎人。,4. wait and see 等等看；等着瞧,No decision will be made until next year, so you'll just have to wait and see.
得等到明年才会有决议，以是你只好等等看了。,5. wear and tear （一准时期内的）磨损，消耗,Seat covers on trains take a lot of wear and tear.
火车上的座套磨损对照严重。,6. meet-and-greet 碰头会（着名人物与群众对话的流动）,The President took a short meet-and-greet walk to the restaurant.
总统到旅店出席了一个简短碰头会。,7. bread and butter 营生的职业；营生之道,Gardening is my bread and butter at the moment.
眼下园艺事情是我的营生之道。,8. bed and breakfast （私人住宅或小旅馆提供的）住宿和早餐,We're staying at a farm that does bed and breakfast.
我们住在一家提供住宿和早餐的农庄里。,9. surf and turf 海鲜牛排套餐,We spent three days together, eating surf and turf.
我们在一起待了三天，吃海鲜牛排大餐。,10. here and there 四处，在各处,There were a few books here and there, but apart from that the room was quite bare.
房间里散放着几本书，但除此之外险些没有什么器械。,11. huff and puff （通常在运动后）喘粗气,We were huffing and puffing by the time we'd climbed to the top of the hill.
我们爬上山顶后直喘粗气。,这个短语尚有“高声埋怨，否决”的意思,They huffed and puffed about the price but eventually they paid up.
他们高声埋怨那价钱太高，但最后照样付了钱。,12. nip and tuck （竞赛中）势均力敌，平起平坐,It was nip and tuck as to who would win the playoffs, but Denver's determination helped them to beat a tough Washington team.