As quick as a flash 快如闪电般地

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Image caption Formula One (F1) is the highest level of auto-racing. An F1 car can easily reach 321km/h (200miles/h)


我们可以用短语 as quick as a flash 来形容一个人做事情像闪电般一样快。


John knew the answer so he put up his hand as quick as a flash.

The customers are complaining. We need to get more food on the shelves as quick as a flash.


另一个含有单词 flash 的短语 a flash in the pan 的意思是“昙花一现”。


Our football team were champions last year, but that won't happen again. It's just a flash in the pan.