- n.& v.承诺，允诺;
- n.承诺( promise的名词复数 ); 获得成功的迹象; 吉兆;
- v.允诺( promise的第三人称单数 ); 答应; 有…希望; 预示;
How can you expect me to believe your promises?
"I will put my heart and soul into the job," he promises.
There were no nonsensical promises about reviving the economy.
This new series promises a feast of special effects and set designs.
I'mnot making any promises.
This year promises to be terrifically good fun.
Radical eye surgery promises to cure short-sightedness.
In making these promises, the company had clearly overreached itself.
Voters are being wooed with promises of lower taxes.
Neither threats nor promises could change his inflexible determination.
His actions are not in keeping with his promises.
My teacher is a man who stands by his promises.
Our company promises to preserve the anonymity of all its clients.
I won't be put off with such vague promises.
The politician's actions do not consist with the promises in his speeches.
It promises a long-term career path.
Governments in rich countries now accept that their pension and health-care promises will soon become unaffordable, and many of them have embarked on reforms, but so far only timidly.
If nations could only keep the initial promises of the Paris Agreement, what would happen by the year 2100?
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
This is how much temperatures would rise by 2100 even if nations live up to the initial Paris promises to reduce carbon emissions; this rise could still put coastal cities under water and drive over half of all species to extinction.
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文收起真题例句