Between a rock and a hard place 左右为难

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Between a rock and a hard place 左右為難

當你身處於岩石與硬壁之間 between a rock and a hard place, 那麼你面對棘手問題,讓你左右為難或進退兩難。

例句

Bill couldn't make up his mind what to do. He was caught between a rock and a hard place.

The interview candidates were all so good that Jenny was caught between a rock and a hard place over who to hire.

The government is stuck between a rock and a hard place over how it will make significant cuts to the budget.

請注意

短語 steady as a rock 意思是非常穩定,不可動搖, 堅如磐石

The pressure was immense, but he was steady as a rock when he took the last throw of the game.