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two

US [tu]
UK [tuː]
  • num.
  • n.一对;两人;两点钟;两岁
  • Web小白兔;两个;双
Plural Form:twos  
Two
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May I borrow it for a day or two?
这个我可以借用一两天吗?
a day, moment, pound, etc. or two
一两天(或一会儿、一两镑等)one or a few days, moments, pounds, etc.
May I borrow it for a day or two?
这个我可以借用一两天吗?
fall between two stools
两头落空;鸡飞蛋打to fail to be or to get either of two choices, both of which would have been acceptable
He broke the bar of chocolate in two and gave me half.
他把巧克力掰成两半,给了我一块。
in two
一分为二;成两半in or into two pieces or halves
He broke the bar of chocolate in two and gave me half.
他把巧克力掰成两半,给了我一块。
People arrived in twos and threes.
人们三三两两地到了。
in twos and threes
三三两两;稀稀拉拉two or three at a time; in small numbers
People arrived in twos and threes.
人们三三两两地到了。
You can't put all the blame on him. It takes two to make a marriage.
你不能全责怪他,结婚是两个人的事。
it takes two to do sth
双方都有责任;一个巴掌拍不响one person cannot be completely responsible for sth
You can't put all the blame on him. It takes two to make a marriage.
你不能全责怪他,结婚是两个人的事。
not have two beans, brain cells, etc. to rub together
(informal)
不名一文(或没有脑子等)to have no money; to be very stupid, etc.
He's inclined to put two and two together and make five(= reaches the wrong conclusion from what he sees, hears, etc.) .
他爱捕风捉影,听风就是雨。
put two and two together
根据所见所闻推断to guess the truth from what you see, hear, etc.
He's inclined to put two and two together and make five(= reaches the wrong conclusion from what he sees, hears, etc.) .
他爱捕风捉影,听风就是雨。
‘I'm tired!’ ‘That makes two of us!’
“我累了!”“我也是一样!”
that makes two of us
(informal)
我也一样;我也有同感I am in the same position or I agree with you
‘I'm tired!’ ‘That makes two of us!’
“我累了!”“我也是一样!”
two sides of the same coin
同一事物的两个方面used to talk about two ways of looking at the same situation

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