Mention polygamy in Canada and waht might come to mind is Bountiful ,a suitably named town in British Columbia .
Mention…and what comes to mind is …
Mention A and what comes to mind is B
A 一般是与事物有关的品质或者特点 B是事物本身
Mention innovative thinking and what comes to mind is Steve Jobs ,a man who was ahead of his time and who reshaped the IT industry .
For all the talk of a global market for talent ,chief executives in Britain still earn considerably less than their counterparts in the United States .
For all the talk of … still …
For all the talk of equal rights For women ,gender discrimination is still rife in the workplace .
Mr Trump certainly has the poewr to wreak trade havoc .A big blanket tariff would slice through supply chains ,hurt American consumers and fly in the face of the global system of trade rules overseen by the World Trade Organization (WTO).
fly in the face of something
Staying up late flies in the face of healthy living .
Commentators recently said that Clean Reader,the app that bowdlerises ebooks ,puts us on a slippery slope towards total literary censorship .
a slippery slope
Once he had tried that first cigarette ,he was on the slippery slope to being a smoker .
Despite the mystery, Dr Charcot’s colleagues never thought to question the scientific value of the experiment. The same cannot be said of Mario Beauregard, a brain-imager from the University of Montreal, who has also experimented with mescaline.
the same cannot be said of…
In big cities it is always easy to find a movie theater, karaoke hall or fitness studio. However, the same cannot be said of remote villages.