He'll have to pay for this foolish behavior.
250. pay off把债还清
After ten years' hard work I finally paid off the debt.
251. pick out辨别出;挑选
I looked about to pick out my friends in a crowd.
The coach intended to pick out some talented youngsters to the training team.
252. pick up拾起来;不太费力地学得一种外语
This what I picked up on the beach this morning.
It's easy for a child to pick up a foreign language when abroad.
253. take one's place代替某人
Mr. Samuel is sick, so his assistant came to take his place.
254. take place发生
The story took place in a small village in 1950's.
255. take the place of 代替……
Plastics have taken the place of many materials.
256. play a part in起到……作用
Computers are playing an important part in nowadays' science and economy.
257. play the piano弹钢琴
She is playing the piano and all the guests enjoy her performance.
258. play the role of扮演……的角色
In this play, she played the role of a fairy, and she did it very well.
259. point out指出
He pointed out the finest picture to me.
260. point at/to指向
The needle of a compass points to the north.
Don't point a gun at me.
261. be popular with sb.与某人有人缘
She is friendly to everyone around her and she seems to be quite popular with her friends.
Such dangerous behavior should be prevented from beforehand.
263. be proud of以……骄傲、自豪
Father is very proud of his able son.
264. push over推搡
Several children were pushed over in the stampede.
265. put away收拾好
Put your toys away. Tony!
266. put down记录
Put down any important information while observing.
267. put…in prison将……投放到监狱.
He committed a case and was put in prison.
268. put on穿上
Put on the jacket, for the weather outside is freezing.
Good news-The play "Hamlet" will be put on in the new theater.
269. put sth. down把某物放下
We are the police. Put down your gun.
270. put on performances举行演出
On Christmas Day various performances will be put on for celebration.
271. put on weight增加体重
If you keep on eating these sweet things you will surely put on weight.
272. put out灭火
The firemen hurried here and put out the big fire in half an hour.
273. put up张贴
A notice was put up, saying that the new film was going to be shown on next week.
274. quarrel about为……争吵
Although they quarrel about some chores, they still support each other and are considered to be a fine couple.
275. get/be ready (for)为……作好准备
Are you ready for the practice? Go.
276. refer to所指
What does this pronoun refer to in this line?
The lecture mainly refers to religions.
277. be related to有关系
She is related to the royal family.