Rise to the top 升到最高層

更新時間 2012年 2月 13日, 星期一 - 格林尼治標準時間18:16
Nicki Minaj performs during the 54th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California, February 12, 2012.

Nicki Minaj floats in mid-air during the Grammy Awards on February 12, 2012.



The Grammy Awards are presented in the United States to recognise achievement in the music industry. When the awards were first presented in 1959, 28 prizes were awarded. Now there are many more: the category of 'rock' was added in 1980 and 'rap' was added in 1989.

美國的格萊美獎是音樂界的大獎,授予業界成功人士,肯定他們的音樂成就。 1959 年格萊美獎正式成立時,頒發了 28 個獎。現在獎項分類更多了: 1980 年增加了搖滾樂類, 1989 年增加了說唱樂類。

我們可以用 to rise to the top 來形容某人在自己行業裏非常成功並升到了最高層。


She rose to the top of the legal profession and became one of the most successful lawyers in the country.

He rose to the top at a young age and won many singing awards


另一個實用的短語是 give rise to, 意思是造成了什麼(問題):

The employee」s behaviour gave rise to many complaints.

The company director」s speech gave rise to the belief that he had decided to retire.

The financial crisis has given rise to reforms in many economies.

BBC © 2014 非本網站內容BBC概不負責