I made it! *可以用于上班、上学和坐车时的情况。
I made it! (我赶上了!)
Not quite. (那可未必。)
I"m on time!
I arrived on time! (正点到达。)
Be punctual! (要严格遵守时间。)
You are late again.
I was only late by five minutes.
I was only five minutes late.
Did you punch in? *上班时。
Did you punch out? *下班时。
Let me check my schedule.
Can we meet on Tuesday? (星期二我们可以见面吗?)
Let me check my schedule. (让我看看我的日程安排。)
Let me look over my schedule.
Let me confirm my schedule.
I"ve got so much to do.
I"ve got so much to do. (我有好多事要干。)
Don"t worry. You can do it. (不用担心，你完全能干好!)
I have so much to do.
I have many things to do.
I"m extremely busy. (我非常忙。)
I"m pressed for time.
I"m an ordinary office worker. *ordinary“平凡，普通”。“男职员”、“女职员”均用an office worker表示。
I do office work. (我是个公司职员。)
I"m a regular office worker. (我是个普通的公司职员。)
The work doesn"t need much effort.
The work doesn"t need much effort. (这工作不吃力。)
Lucky you! (那你太幸运了。)
It"s an easy job. (这个工作不吃力。)
Don"t neglect your duties! *neglect“不认真对待工作，不履行义务，马马虎虎的态度”。Duty“义务”。
Don"t neglect your duties! (干活别偷懒。)
Okay. I won"t. (好的，绝不偷懒。)
I"m in charge of the west side.
I take charge of the west side. (西区由我负责。)
I"m responsible for the west side.
I"m done with the work.
I"m done with the work. (我已结束那项工作了。)
I"m finished with the work.
I"m all done with the work.
I can still work for a long time.
I"ll be able to work for many more years. (我还能工作好多年呢。)
I still have many years of work. (我还可以干上好几年。)
Our boss has been fired. *fire“撤职，解雇”。
Our boss has been fired. (我们的上司被解雇了。)
You"re kidding! (你不是在开玩笑吧!)
Our boss has been dismissed.
Our boss has been let go.
Our boss has been canned. *俚语。
Our boss has been sacked. *俚语。
Please staple these together. *stapler 是名词，“订书器”。 staple为动词，“订在一起”。
Would you copy these papers?
This copy machine doesn"t work.
This copy machine isn"t working.
This copier is broken. (这台复印机坏了。)
I think it ran out of paper. *run out“用完”。
I think it"s out of paper.
When is this due? *due“已到付款截止日期”。
When do I have to pay this by?
When is the last day I can pay for this?
How long is the pay period?
When is the pay period over?
When does this have to be finished by?
It"s due on the thirtieth.
Let"s take a break.
Let"s take a break. (我们休息一会儿吧。)
Yes, let"s. (好吧，休息一会儿吧。)
Let"s take a break, shall we?
Shall we take a break. (我们休息一会儿吗?)
Get me a cup of coffee, will you? *用于上级对下级。
Would you bring me a cup of coffee? (能麻烦您帮我倒杯咖啡吗?) *这种说法要礼貌得多。
Would you like some coffee?
Would you care for some coffee? *比较有礼貌的说法。
Do you want some coffee?
How about some coffee?
That would be great. *用于回答别人的邀请和建议。
That would be perfect.
That would hit the spot.
That would be grand. *比较旧的说法。
It"s almost lunchtime.
It"s almost time for lunch.
We took an hour lunch break.
Where were you? (你去哪儿了?)
We took an hour lunch break. (我们有1小时的午休时间。)
Let"s get started.
Let"s begin! *用于任何场合。
Here we go.
Let"s get down to business. *谈生意进入正题时使用。
Let"s get down to work. (我们开始工作吧。)
I can"t leave this job at the moment.
Let"s take a vacation soon. (我们马上休假吧。)
I can"t leave this job at the moment. (现在我不能放下这个工作。)
I"m tied up at the moment.
I"m too busy to bother with such details. *detail“细小的，零碎的”。
I"m so busy, I"d really appreciate any help I could get.
Don"t slack off! *slack“懒惰”、“马马虎虑”、“松散”，slack off 表示“做事松松散散”、“偷工减料”。
Do your best!
Don"t work too hard.
Good-bye, John. (约翰，再见。)
Bye. Don"t work too hard. (再见。悠着点儿。)
Pull yourself together. *pull oneself together“打起精神，振作起来”。
Pull yourself together. (打起精神来。)
But I just made a big mistake. (可是我出了个很大的差错。)
Get a hold of yourself.
You can count on me. *count on...“指望”、“依赖”。
I need more help with the project. (这个计划还得找人帮忙。)
Well, you can count on me. (那，你可以找我呀。)
I don"t even have time to catch my breath.
How"s work? (工作怎么样?)
I don"t even have time to catch my breath. (连喘口气的工夫都没有。)
I don"t have time to breathe.
What"s keeping you?
What"s keeping you? Hurry up. (你怎么耽搁了，快点儿!)
I"ll be over soon. (马上就来。)
Changing jobs is the only way out. *way out“解决办法”。
You"d better work harder.
You should work harder. *这句不如上句语气强烈。
I"m a workaholic. *这句话既可以是褒义也可以是贬义。它是“工作的”(work)和“酒精中毒”(alcoholic)的混合语。另外可以把喜欢吃巧克力的人说成“chocoholic”，把购物狂说成“shopaholic”。口语中常用。
I don"t know how to fill out this form. *fill out“在空白处填写”。form是“填写用表”。
How do I fill out this form?
Can you help me with this form?
It looks like it"s going to be a long meeting, doesn"t it? *look like...“好像要……”，“看样子……”。
This is gonna be a long one. (看来要拖长时间了。)
The meeting went well.
That went well. (进行得很顺利。)
I did all I could do.
Why didn"t you help more? (怎么没再帮他一把?)
I did all I could do. (我已经尽了最大的努力了。)
That"s all I can do.
There is nothing more I can do. (我已经使出了浑身解数。)