Crowning glory 至高荣耀

The Queen during the State Opening of Parliament Image copyright Getty
Image caption The Queen on her way to the House of Lords for the State Opening of Parliament. Photo: Leon Neal

Crowning glory 至高榮耀

如果形容某事是 a tall order 那麼就意味著這是一項非常艱巨的任務。


Zinedine Zidane was a wonderful footballer. His crowning glory was scoring twice when France won the World Cup.

The crowning glory of the Sistine Chapel is its painted ceiling.

There are many interesting places to visit in China, but for most the Great Wall is the crowning glory.


如果某人 glory in something, 那麼意思就是他非常喜歡某件事情或為這件事情感到自豪。

Kate gloried in her success after winning the award. She partied all night and loved the attention.