people skill 人际交往能力
bare one’s heart 敞开心扉
exchange of ideas transmission of messages harmony of the relationship communication can be heart-warming channels of communication are open
Communication is about the exchange of ideas, opinions and information through written or spoken words, symbols or actions. The smooth exchange of information and ideas between disparate people can be thrilling and heart-warming. When we bare our hearts to communicate, we can eliminate the conflict or contradiction. Thus, the distance among people will surely be shortened. Thus, we can achieve the purpose of transmission of messages. In the meanwhile, the interaction arises, which definitely improves teamwork. Hence, we can harvest (garner/reap) both the success of cooperation and the harmony of the relationship.
lastingness of goods deep impression eternal/everlasting impact far-reaching influence unforgettable memory garner/assimilate nutrition 汲取营养
By durability, I mean goods may have lastingness; love is eternal; friendship is everlasting. When something gives us deep impression, we surely will have an unforgettable memory. For example, paper writing and classroom discussions are more durable in our mind than examinations can give. When we build a library, we build a cradle of knowledge. This is a transformation of life, which can be durable and far-reaching.
crave for/long for/yearn for/pine for creatures of desire 欲望之物
meet our needs to one’s heart’s content 尽情享受 fulfill one’s dream satisfy one’s vanity 满足虚荣心
Desire refers to our hope or inclination. We are all creatures of desires. We try our best/endeavor to satisfy our desire and vanity: the desire to relax to our heart’s content; the desire to gain more knowledge; the desire to earn big money and the desire to be loved. To meet one’s desire is to enjoy a happy life. Hence, we are all willing to sacrifice our time and efforts to make our heart’s desire fulfilled.
make full use of resource not to squander efficiency-conscious take a shortcut 走捷径 Efficiency is gold. We use half of the effort, but we can double the result.
Being efficiency means not to waste and not to squander. Sometimes we use half of the effort, but we can double the result. Modern people chase after efficiency that is the catchword around the globe. Our work efficiency can be enhanced if we adopt proper method; our learning efficiency can be elevated if we take a shortcut. Anyway, when we make full use of the devices at our hands, we may achieve efficiency, which can save our time and efforts.
money- conscious 重金钱的
cut down the price steady development Waste not, and want not. 不浪费，不短缺
Husband energy, and cut emission. 节能减排
To save is to earn Our society is economy-driven.节约型社会
A penny saved is a penny earned.
Being economical means using the minimum of time or resources necessary for effectiveness. Being economical or money- saving is vital to people as an English proverb puts it that “ a penny saved is a penny earned”. When we achieve economy in expenditure, we are in fact making money work for us. When we bargain and cut down the price, we are money-conscious; when we take bus instead of driving our own cars, we are reducing the cost for petrol.