Lose one’s nerve 驚慌失措

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今日短語

表達 「lose one’s nerve」 的意思是 「屈服於恐懼和焦慮,失去了做某件事情的勇氣,驚慌失措」。人們常常用這個表達來勸他人 「別害怕」:「Don’t lose your nerve.」。

例句

Sarah really lost her nerve when she had to speak in front of a big crowd. She was sick afterwards.
當莎拉不得不在一大群人前講話時,她變得驚慌失措。之後她身體很不舒服。

The footballer didn’t lose her nerve as she scored the penalty.
那名足球運動員在射點球時沉著應戰,一腳破網。

Just relax – don’t lose your nerve – you’ll pass the exam.
放鬆點,別慌張,你會通過考試的。