Go through the mill 飽受磨煉,飽嘗辛酸

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今日短語

表達 「go through the mill」 的意思是 「歷經辛苦,飽受磨煉」。某人把另一個人 「put through the mill」 是指 「讓這個人吃盡苦頭、飽受折磨」。

例句

I have really had to go through the mill to get this promotion – it was tough, but I got it.
我歷盡千辛萬苦才得到這次升職機會。雖然很艱難,但我成功了。

With my illness and losing my job, I feel I have been through the mill.
由於生病和失去工作,我覺得自己吃盡了苦頭。

My trainer put me through the mill by making me run non-stop for two hours!
我的教練把我折磨壞了,讓我連續不停地跑了兩個小時!