- ask for trouble
自寻烦恼 behave in such a way that trouble is likely
- borrow trouble
自找麻烦 worry for nothing about trouble that may not come; make trouble for oneself needlessly
- get into trouble
(给…)找麻烦,(使…)陷入困境 (cause to) be in trouble
get into trouble
Even an experienced climber may get into trouble.
My son's always getting into trouble with the police.
我儿子总是和警察惹上麻烦。get sb into trouble
His bad temper was always getting him into trouble.
If you do that, you might get her into trouble.
She told a lie rather than get her friend into trouble.
Don't mention my name or you'll get me into trouble.
- go to...trouble
麻烦,费劲 bother; do extra work for oneself
- have trouble in
有困难,费事 have difficulties or problems in doing sth
have trouble in v-ing
I have some trouble in reading the letter. His handwriting is very bad.
- have trouble with
同…闹纠纷 dispute with
- in trouble
处于不幸〔苦恼、困境〕之中 in a situation that involves danger, punishment, pain, etc.
- make trouble
制造麻烦,捣乱 create trouble
- put to trouble
给…增加〔添〕麻烦 bring trouble to sb
put sb to trouble
I am sorry for putting you to a lot of trouble.
I hope we haven't put you to any trouble.
- save〔spare〕 trouble
省事,避免麻烦 save effort; simplify matters
save〔spare〕 (sb's) trouble
It will save trouble if you pay the bill now.
I did it to spare your trouble.
我这样做是为了你省事。save〔spare〕 sb/oneself trouble
My Baedeker has saved me trouble.
This would save everyone a lot of trouble.
You may spare yourself the trouble.
- take the trouble
不怕费事或困难 do sth even though it involves effort or difficulty
take the trouble to-v
Decent journalists should take the trouble to check their facts.
We must thank you for taking the trouble to make us a meal.
- trouble about( v.+prep. )
(使…)为…挂虑,为…而麻烦… concern (sb or oneself) about (sth/sb)
trouble about sb/sth
Don't trouble about me.
He troubles about the matter.
Please don't trouble about that one little mistake.
Don't trouble about the door; I'll close it.
Don't trouble about my supper.
He is a man who refuses to trouble about trifles.
If you trouble about every little thing you will never have any peace of mind.
如果每件事情你都要操心,你就永远得不到安宁。trouble sb/oneself about sb/sth
He always troubles me about his private affairs.
They ceased to trouble themselves about him.
Don't trouble yourself about that.
She troubled herself about what else to put in the letter.
I am troubled about her.
She is seriously troubled about the matter.
She was greatly troubled about her mother's illness.
He was greatly troubled about his son's behaviour.
- trouble for( v.+prep. )
请求…给予… ask (sb) politely to give one (sth)
trouble sb for sth
I think I'll trouble you for a second cup.
May I trouble you for a match?
May I trouble you for some money?
Can I trouble you for some advice?
- trouble with( v.+prep. )
因…使…忧虑不安〔麻烦〕 worry (sb or oneself) because of (sth often in the mind)
trouble sb/oneself with sth
May I trouble you with a question?
I don't want to trouble you with all my little difficulties, but I wonder if you could help me just once more?
Jane has been troubled with bad dreams recently.
I am troubled with a headache.