1).As sound as a bell 十分健康（不宜译为“像钟一样完美”）
2).As cunning as a dead pig 像狐狸一样狡猾（不宜译为“像死猪一样狡猾”）
3).As timid as a rabbit 胆小如鼠（不宜译为“胆小如兔”）
4).As close as an oyster 守口如瓶（不宜译为“像牡蛎一样的紧密”）
5).As close as a clam 一毛不拔（不宜译为“像蛤蚌一样紧密”）
6).To drink like a fish 牛饮（不宜译为“像鱼饮水”）
7).like a duck to water 如鱼得水（不宜译为“如鸭得水”）
1. The Children were as busy as bees,making Preparations for the festival.
2. The Chinese people stood up like a giant.
3. Use a book as a bee does a flower.
4. The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day.
5. The muscles of his brawny arms are as strong as iron bands.(Longfellow)
6. Parks are to the city as lungs are to the body.
7. Our village is no less beautiful than this picture.
8. his woman made him fetch and carry just as if he was a geat Newfoundland dog.
9. His heart shivered as a ship shivers at the mountainous crash of the waters.
10. Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body.
11. Death may be as heavy as Taishan or as light as a feather.
12. An individual is to the revolutionar as a screw is to a machine.
13. Just as we sweep our rooms,so we should sweep backward ideas from our minds.正像打扫房屋一样，我们也要扫除我们头脑中落后的东西。
14. What salt is to food,that wit and humour are to conversation and literature.
15. What blood vessel is to a man's body,that railway is to transportation.
16. The first time I read an excellent book,it is to me just as if I had gained a new friend.
17. With the development of these new tools,it is as if man has suddenly become a millionaire of the mind.
18. You might as well expect a river to flow backward as hope to move me.
2、树起了宇宙事业的一块新的里程碑 此句是比喻，本体省略了，不详，喻体是里程碑。 比喻的修辞方法： 比喻句的结构一般由本体、喻体和比喻词构成。
（本体：景色；喻体：青绿山水画；比喻词：是。） 比喻句一般带有“像、好像、仿佛”等比喻词，但下列情况的句子不是比喻句： ① 同类相比。
例：老师就好像我的妈妈。 ② 表推测、揣度。
例：他好像摸透了我的心思。 ③ 表想像。
例：想到明天的军训，我仿佛一下子成了一名威武的战士。 ④ 表列举。
例：Appropriate praise to a child is what the sun is to a flower。
Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo。
The city 1.It is big and very modern with a population of .2.It used to be a small town,where people made a living by fishing.3.It has developed very fast in the past years,more and more people come here to seek opportunities.4.There are many tourist attractions here,lots of people come here for holidays.5.People love this city,and they will make it a better place.。