48. The times have been very bad. (時機一直很壞。)
49. We are in the red. (我們有虧損/赤字。)
50. The company went broke. (這家公司破產了。)
51. I visited Japan on an observation tour of its industries. (我到日本觀摩它的工業。)
52. I have to feed a family of five〖養活五口之家〗.
53. I've got to keep my nose to the grindstone〖拼命工作；不停地孜孜不倦地工作〗to support my family.
54. Two of trades seldom agree. (同行是冤家。)
55. There is no hope of success.
56. There was no way he could solve the problem.
57. He is in trouble all the time. (他總是有麻煩。)
58. He's gone out of business. (他失業了。)
59. He makes a good living. (他過得很優裕。)
60. The game is not worth the candle. (這事不值得做。)
61. He has money to burn. (他錢多得象水一樣。)
62. His yearly salary is in seven digits〖年薪七位數〗.
63. He is as poor as a church mouse〖一貧如洗〗.
64. They live from hand to mouth〖只能糊口的生活〗.
65. Let's get the ball rolling. (讓我們開始吧。)
66. Right now my hands are full /tied〖忙得不可開交〗.
67. Nice to have you with us. I'm happy to work with you. I hope you will like it here.
68. I've got a lot of work /a million things to do.
69. I'm behind in my work. (我的工作進度落后。)
70. He is working like a horse. (他努力工作。)
71. I'm so busy that I don't get around to it. (我忙得找不出時間去做它。)
72. I must meet the deadline. (我必須趕得上最后期限。)
73. Do I have to get it done by noon〖午前做完〗?
74. I want to get my work finished by tomorrow.
75. He is in conference〖開會〗right now.
76. I'll get through〖做完〗this work by noon.
77. This situation permits of no delay〖不許拖延〗.
78. What makes you work so hard? (為什么你這樣賣命？)
79. It's shaping up. (進展順利。)
80. We have to talk the matter over〖討論〗now.
81. The work is not as difficult as you think.
82. I'm beginning to see〖開始明白〗what you mean.
83. That's where our difficulty lies〖困難所在〗.
84. Did it work? (行得通嗎？)
85. Her guess turned out to be true〖結果成為事實〗.
86. Typing is easy once you get the hang of it. (一旦你掌握/懂得/知道訣竅，打字就很簡單。)
87. Are you through with your work? (工作做完了嗎？)
88. I should stick to my work schedule〖堅守工作進度〗.
89. How is he making out〖進展〗in his job now?
90. I'll see what I can do about it. (我會盡力而為。)
91. I will get his to accept the offer〖使他接受提議〗