Settle down 安頓下來

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今日短語

有人享受各處奔波的樂趣,而有的人則渴望安定。搭配 「settle down」 的常用意思包括 「適應新環境,安頓下來」;它還可以用來表示 「和伴侶一起安定下來,定居某處」。在交流中,可以根據自己想表達的具體意思,靈活運用。

例句

My son used to go out and party all the time. It was such a worry! I’m happy he’s finally settled down with a nice girl.
我兒子過去就知道出去玩、聚會。真讓人擔心!我很高興他現在終於和一個好女孩一起安定下來了。

I’m looking for a man I can settle down and spend my life with, but most men I meet don’t want to discuss commitment!
我想找一位能和我安定下來、共度一生的人,但我遇到的大多數男性都不願作出承諾。

After seven years on the road she finally became tired of travelling. She found a husband and settled down to a nice life in the countryside.
出門在外七年的她終於對四處奔波感到了厭煩。她嫁了人,在郊外過著安定舒適的生活。