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wej03xu6 發問時間: 社會與文化語言 · 8 年前

in the saddle~用法~!

in the saddle~用法~!

我是在測驗卷上看到

He has been ( ) since his wife was sent to the surgical ward.

答案是「in the saddle」

朗文字典沒查到這片語

請問這句可以解釋成「如坐針氈」很緊張很緊張的意思嘛?

但看了其他知識+發問

有看到 back in the saddle重上馬鞍(重整旗鼓)

意思應該不一致吧~

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    in the saddle = in control

    He has been (in the saddle) since his wife was sent to the surgical ward.

    自從他太太入院手術以來,就由他主控大局(可能是家務事,經濟等等)

    線上字典定義和句子

    be in the saddleto be in control of a situation

    With a new leader firmly in the saddle the party looks set for victory at the next election.

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