英语写作中的常用句型

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  在英语作文中,积累句子是非常关键的。那么可以用作写作的常用句子有哪些呢?

  文章中常用句子

  1. Apart from this, other ways/ aspects/functions are...

  除此之外,另外一些方法(方面、作业)是……

  例句:Besides, other ways are also under considered.

  除此之外,其他方法也是在考虑中。

  2.The last but not the least is...

  最后但并非不重要的是……

  例句:The last but not the least is that we should get up early.

  最后但并非不重要的是我们要早起。

  3.On the one hand,...,on the other hand,...

  一方面……,另一方面……

  例句:On the one hand, we need to be helpful, on the other hand, we should be on the alert to protect ourselves.

  一方面我们要乐于助人,另一方面我们要提高警惕保护自己。

  4.No less important/ harmful is...

  同样重要(有害)

  例句:No less important is saving water.

  节约用水也是同样重要的。

  5.But, you may ask, why is...important/ indispensable/ necessary?

  但你也许会问,为什么……很重要(必不可少、有必要)?

  例句:But, you may ask, why is water important?

  但你也许会问,为什么水很重要?

  6.Nothing/ Few things can approach/ equal/ match/ parallel...

  没有什么能与……相比

  例句:Nothing can approach my pet dog.

  没有什么能与我的宠物狗相比。

  7.Despite the fact that most of them like..., I would like to choose...

  尽管大部分人喜欢……,我还是倾向于……

  例句:Despite the fact that most of them like swimming, I would like to choose running.

  尽管大部分人喜欢游泳,我还是倾向于跑步。

  8.People differ greatly on their attitudes towards this problem. Some maintain that... Others, on the contrary, hold the opinion that... Personally, I stand on the side of...

  人们对于这个问题的态度差异很大。有人坚持认为……与此相反,有人认为……就我个人而言,我站在……这一边。

  例句:People differ greatly on their attitudes towards this problem. Some maintain that living in the big city is better. Others, on the contrary, hold the opinion that living in the small country is better. Personally, I stand on the side of the latter.

  人们对于这个问题的态度差异很大。有人坚持认为居住在大城市比较好。与此相反,有人认为小城镇比较好。就我个人而言,我站在后者这一边。

  9.To understand the truth of..., it is necessary to analyze...

  为了了解……的真相,有必要分析……

  例句:To understand the truth of air pollution, it is necessary to analyze automobile exhaust.

  为了了解大气污染的真相,有必要对汽车尾气进行分析。

  10.Different people have different opinions/ views/ ideas about... Some people take it for granted that... On the contrary, some other people think...

  对于……的观点因人而异。有人想当然的认为……相反,有人则认为……

  例句:Different people have different opinion about choosing living place. Some people take it for granted that big city is better. On the contrary, some other people think small town is the perfect choice.

  对于居住地的选择因人而异。有人想当然的认为大城市更好。相反,有人则认为小城镇是最好的选择。

  11.We have been brought up believe /myth that... Yet...

  我们从下到大都相信这种说法……然而……

  例句:We have been brought up believe that study is the most important thing. Yet playing is also very important.

  我们从小到大都相信学习是最重要的这种说法。然而玩耍也是很重要的。

  12.Given the fact that..., it by no means indicates that...

  尽管……是事实,但是并不意味着……

  例句:Given the fact that book is important, it by no means indicates that it is everything.

  尽管书籍很重要是事实,但是并不意味着书就是一切。

  13.Some reasons can explain this trend. First of all,... Secondly..., Furthermore,...

  一些原因可以解释这一趋势。首先,……;其次,……;另外,……

  例句:Some reasons can explain this trend. First of all, air pollution is more and more common. Secondly, water is also polluted. Furthermore,animals are in danger.

  一些原因可以解释这一趋势。首先,大气污染越来越严重;其次,水资源也被污染了;另外很多动物也濒临灭绝。

  14.Thanks to/ Owing to/ Due to/ Because of/ As a result of

  因为……

  例句:Thanks to my mom, I become an excellent person.

  因为我妈妈,我成为了一个优秀的人。

  15.There are many reasons explaining this case. As for me, I consider the following as the typical ones. To begin with,... Secondly,... Last but not least,...

  有很多原因可以解释该问题。就我而已,我认为以下原因比较典型。一个是……;第二个是……;最后,……

  例句:There are many reasons explaining this case. As for me, I consider the following as the typical ones. To begin with, air pollution. Secondly,water pollution. Last but not least, ocean pollution..

  有很多原因可以解释该问题。就我而已,我认为以下原因比较典型。一个是大气污染;第二个是水污染;最后是海洋污染。

  16.No one can deny the fact that...

  没有人可以否认……的事实。

  例句:No one can deny the fact that we are brothers.

  没有人可以否认我们是兄弟的事实。

  17.Legend/ Rumor has it that...

  据说……

  例句:Rumor has it that they have got married.

  据说他们已经结婚了。

  18.People are coming to realize the importance of... They have begun to try their best to... We believe that...

  人们开始意识到……的重要性,正竭力……。我们相信……

  例句:People are coming to realize the importance of science. They have begun to try their best to work on science. We believe that science will make our life better.

  人们开始意识到科学的重要性,正竭力钻研科学。我们相信科学会使我们的生活更美好。

  19.Anyway...

  不管怎么样……

  例句:Anyway, we are brothers.

  不管怎么样,我们都是兄弟。

  20.We should try our best to overcome/ conquer the difficulties.

  我们要竭尽全力克服困难。

  万能句型

  不用说……?? It goes without saying that … = (It is) needless to say (that) …

  = It is obvious that …

  例:不用说早睡早起是值得的。

  It goes without saying that it pays to keep early hours.

  2. 在各种……之中,……??? Among various kinds of …, … /= Of all the …, …

  例︰在各种运动中我尤其喜欢慢跑。

  Among various kinds of sports, I like jogging in particular.

  3. 就我的看法……;我认为……

  In my opinion …

  = To my mind …

  = As far as I am concerned …

  = I am of the opinion that …

  例:In my opinion, playing video games not only takes much time but is also harmful to health.

  就我的看法打电动玩具既花费时间也有害健康。

  4. 随着人口的增加……With the increase/growth of the population, …

  随着科技的进步……With the advance of science and technology, …

  例:With the rapid development of Taiwan's economy, a lot of social problems have come to pass.随着台湾经济的快速发展许多社会问题产生了。

  5. …… 是必要的 It is necessary (for sb.) to do / that …

  …… 是重要的 It is important/essential (for sb.) to do / that …

  …… 是适当的 It is proper (for sb.) to do / that …

  …… 是紧急的 It is urgent (for sb.) to do / that …

  例:It is proper for us to keep the public places clean.

  It is proper that we (should) keep the public places clean.

  我们应当保持公共场所清洁。

  6. 花费? spend … on sth. / doing sth. …

  例:我们不应该在我们不感兴趣的事情上花太多的时间。

  We shouldn't spend too much time on something we aren't interested in.

  7. how 引导的感叹句

  例:那至少可以证明你很诚实。

  At least it will prove how honest you are.

  8. 状语从句

  A)如果你不……,你就会…… If you don't …, you'll …

  例︰If you don't keep working hard, you'll lose the chance.

  如果你不坚持努力工作,你就会失去这次机会。

  B)如此 ……,以至于……???? so … that …

  例:At that moment, I was so upset that I wanted to give up.

  当时,我非常伤心,最后都想放弃了。

  C)每当……就……

  每当我听到……我就忍不住感到兴奋。

  Whenever I hear …, I cannot but feel excited.

  每当我做……我就忍不住感到悲伤。

  Whenever I do …, I cannot but feel sad.

  每当我想到……我就忍不住感到紧张。

  Whenever I think of …, I cannot but feel nervous.

  每当我遭遇……我就忍不住感到害怕。

  Whenever I meet with …, I cannot but feel frightened.

  每当我看到……我就忍不住感到惊讶。

  Whenever I see …, I cannot but feel surprised.

  例:Whenever I think of the clean brook near my home, I cannot but feel sad.

  = Every time I think of the clean brook near my home, I cannot help feeling sad.

  每当我想到我家附近那一条清澈的小溪我就忍不住感到悲伤。

  9. 宾语从句

  我认为,……? / 我认为……不?? I think / I don't think that …

  我想知道是否……??????????? I wonder whether …

  例:He doesn't think I should stop him joining the club.

  他认为我不应该阻止他参加这个俱乐部。

  10. Since + S + 过去式, S + 现在完成式。

  例:Since he went to senior high school, he has worked very hard.

  自从他上高中,他就一直很用功。

  常用句型

  一、原因

  1.A number of factors are accountable for this situation.

  A number of factors might contribute to (lead to )(account for ) the phenomenon(problem).

  2. The answer to this problem involves many factors.

  3. The phenomenon mainly stems from the fact that...

  4. The factors that contribute to this situation include...

  5. The change in ...largely results from the fact that...

  6. We may blame ...,but the real causes are...

  7. Part of the explanations for it is that ...

  One of the most common factors (causes ) is that ...

  Another contributing factor (cause ) is ...

  Perhaps the primary factor is that …

  But the fundamental cause is that

  二、比较

  1.The advantage far outweigh the disadvantages.

  2.The advantages of A are much greater than those of B.

  3.A may be preferable to B, but A suffers from the disadvantages that...

  4.It is reasonable to maintain that ...but it would be foolish to claim that...

  5.For all the disadvantages, it has its compensating advantages.

  6.Like anything else, it has its faults.

  7.A and B has several points in common.

  8.A bears some resemblances to B.

  9.However, the same is not applicable to B.

  10. A and B differ in several ways.

  11. Evidently, it has both negative and positive effects.

  12. People used to think ..., but things are different now.

  13. The same is true of B.

  14. Wondering as A is ,it has its drawbacks.

  15. It is true that A ... , but the chief faults (obvious defects )are ...

  三、批驳

  1)It is true that ..., but one vital point is being left out.

  2) There is a grain of truth in these statements, but they ignore a more important fact.

  3) Some people say ..., but it does not hold water.

  4) Many of us have been under the illusion that...

  5) A close examination would reveal how ridiculous the statement is.

  6) It makes no sense to argue for ...

  7) Too much stress placed on ... may lead to ...

  8) Such a statement mainly rests on the assumption that ...

  9) Contrary to what is widely accepted, I maintain that ...