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本文内容来自【英语基本习语】ESSENTIAL IDIOMS IN ENGLISH，全书收录了各种流行经典英语学习方法，此为初级习语LESSON 5的内容。
to look out: to be careful or cautious (also: to watch out)
Both of these idioms can occur with the preposition for.
◆"Look out!" Jeffrey cried as his friend almost stepped in a big hole in the ground.
◆Look out for reckless drivers whenever you cross the street.
◆Small children should always watch out for strangers offering candy.
to shake hands: to exchange greetings by clasping hands
◆When people meet for the first time, they usually shake hands.
◆The student warmly shook hands with his old professor.
to get back: to return (S)
◆Mr. Harris got back from his business trip to Chicago this morning.
◆Could you get the children back home by five o'clock?
to catch cold: to become sick with a cold of the nose for throat
◆If you go out in this rain, you will surely catch cold.
◆How did she ever catch cold in such warm weather?
to get over: to recover from an illness; to accept a loss or sorrow
◆It took me over a month to get over my cold, but I'm finally well now.
◆It seems that Mr. Mason will never get over the death of his wife.
to make up one's mind: to reach a decision, to decide finally
◆Sally is considering several colleges to attend, but she hasn't made up her mind yet.
◆When are you going to make up your mind about your vacation plans?
to change one's mind: to alter one's decision or opinion
◆We have changed our minds and are going to Canada instead of California this summer.
◆Matthew has changed his mind several times about buying a new cat.
for the time being: temporarily (also: for now)
◆For the time being, Janet is working as a waitress, but she really hopes to become an actress soon.
◆We're living in an apartment for now, but soon we'll be looking for a house to buy.
for good: permanently, forever
◆Ruth has returned to Canada for good. She won't ever live in the United States again.
◆Are you finished with school for good, or will you continue your studies some day?
to call off: to cancel (S)
◆The referee called off the soccer game because of the darkness.
◆The president called the meeting off because she had to leave town.
to put off: to postpone (S)
◆Many student's put off doing their assignments until the last minute.
◆Let's put the party off until next weekend, okay?
in a hurry: hurried, rushed (also: in a rush)
◆Alex seems in a hurry; he must be late for his train again.
◆She's always in a rush in the morning to get the kids to school.