- 2019-07-16 16:24:08
Her mind was like a set of Russian dolls, all nested one inside the other.blow over（麻烦、争论等）平息
It is some nonsense Nana has been putting into their heads. Leave it alone, and it will blow over.a shooting star一个流星
She looked up, and in the black night she could see nothing but a shooting star.be in the presence of a tragedy 面前发生一出悲剧
Wendy, however, felt at once that she was in the presence of a tragedy.withdraw
If I am no use, I can at least withdraw.
"One girl is more useful than twenty boys."owe sth. to sb.把...归功于某人
He owed his happiness to Wendy.thimble 顶针
Can you thimble me?at a venture 随意地/ at random
He really didn't know his age, but he said at a venture.pour out 倾诉，倾吐
To his surprise, she poured out questions about fairies.on tiptoe 踮脚尖
stood on tiptoe to get their first sight of the island.spread out （一群人）散开
Spread out and look for them.haunt 萦绕在心头
that's the fear that haunts me.lost in thought 陷入沉思
but he was never one to choose the easy way.swell with pride 充满自豪，洋洋自得
After you have been unfair to him he will love you again, but will never afterwards be quite the same boy. No one ever gets over the first unfairness; no one except Peter.
draw lots 抽签
I appeal to you. 我恳求你。be particular about sth.对....挑剔
She was always so particular about their clothes.fall in a heap 倒下瘫成一团
It was as if he had been cut at every joint. He fell in a little heap.
"It is only the happy and innocent and heartless who can fly."embark on 开始，着手做
They were now embarked on the great adventure of the night.
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