(Sharon Lin, 翻譯技巧談---正反說) 略改
Don't stop working.
The first bombs missed the target.
Such a chance was denied me.
Don't lose time in posting this letter.
The significance of these incidents was not lost on us.
The boy is quite clever. 這孩子很聰明。
Keep off grass. 禁止踐踏草地
After you. 你先請
If he had kept his temper, the negotiation would probably have been a success.
The two teams tied. 兩隊不分軒輊
Let bygones be bygones. 既往不咎
"Don't unstring your shoes, Tom", she said. 湯姆，繫好鞋帶
Jim was no end upset because he couldn't't go swimming.
The doubt was still unsolved after his repeated explanations.