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up the creek
English: up the creek
Chinese: 处于困境
Examples:
1. But we found afterwards that we need not take such pains for water, for a little higher up the creek where we were, we found the water fresh when the tide was out, which flowed but a little way up;
但后来我们发现,我们不必费那么大的力气去取水。沿着我们所在的小河稍稍往上走一点,潮水一退,就可取到淡水。其实,海潮没进入小河多远。
2. Factory waste has smelled up the creek.
工厂的废物使这条小河臭气熏天。
3. He made it clear to Buck that he was to come, and they ran side by side through the somber twilight, straight up the creek bed, into the gorge from which it issued, and across the bleak divide where it took its rise.
于是他们肩并肩在昏暗的夜色中奔跑,沿河床直上,进入河的源头,越过处于河水发源之地的荒凉的分水岭。
4. His driving's up the creek.
他的驾驶技术很差劲。
5. I went up the creek first, where, as I hinted, I brought my rafts on shore;
我先走到那条小河边。这条小河,先前已经提到,是我木排靠岸的地方。
6. I'll be up the creek if I don't pass this history test.
我若不能通过这次历史考试,麻烦可就大了。
7. I'm really up the creek without my car.
我没有了汽车实在不方便.
8. If I don't find a job soon, we'll be up the creek.
如果我不能马上找到工作,我们将会陷入十分窘迫的境地。
9. It looks like we're up the creek without a paddle.
看起来我们落人了极为因窘的境地。