Train your sights on something 立志做

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今日片語

表達 “train someone’s sights on something 對準某物” 用來比喻 “為達到某個目標下決心,立志要做某事”。注意,在這裡,及物動詞 “train” 的意思並不是 “訓練”,而是指 “瞄準”。

例句

She’s been staying late in the office recently because she has trained her sights on getting a promotion.
最近她一直在辦公室加班到很晚,這是因為她已決心要升職。

After the team’s greatest rivals beat them to the trophy, their coach trained his sights on winning it back.
在這支隊伍最強的對手把他們打敗並贏得了獎杯之後,他們的教練就下決心要把它贏回來。

He trained his sights on losing weight over the summer. That’s why he started a diet and joined the gym.
他立志要在這個夏天減肥。這就是他開始新的飲食方法以及加入健身房的原因。