A turn-up for the books 意料之外的事情

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今日片語

表達 “a turn-up for the books” 指 “意想不到的、與預期相反的事情”,多用來談論好事情、意外的驚喜。

例句

Julie has actually arrived at work on time – that’s a turn-up for the books!
茱莉竟然準時上班了,真是太意外了!

In a turn-up for the books, my team has managed to win their first match of the season after ten losses in a row.
出人意料的是,我支援的隊伍在連續輸掉十場比賽後,終於贏得了本賽季的第一場比賽。

That’s a turn-up for the books – our boss has given us all a bonus!
真是沒想到,我們老闆給所有人都發了獎金!