• Only the very wealthy people in Aztec societies could afford to drink chocolate because cacao was so valuable.

    VOA: special.2010.02.17

  • Now never mind that our own experience with virgins has failed to afford us such a spectacle of bodily transformation.


    耶鲁公开课 - 弥尔顿课程节选

  • I think I could maybe afford a front door if I work really hard for the rest of my life.


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  • Chocolate remained a drink that only wealthy people could afford to drink until the eighteenth century.

    VOA: special.2010.02.17

  • And I'll say "how are you" and you say something to the effect that if I could afford a latte in this world, I'm doing well.


    普林斯顿公开课 - 人性课程节选

  • People can't afford them. That's why we don't really have a malaria vaccine yet, because no one in rich countries really suffers from malaria.

    VOA: special.2010.03.29

  • Once they discovered their moral freedom, once they discovered that they could thwart God and work evil in the world, and abuse and corrupt all that God had created, then God could not afford to allow them access to the tree of life.


    耶鲁公开课 - 旧约导论课程节选

  • But jury consultants cost a lot more than most average defendants can afford.

    VOA: special.2009.08.31

  • Say Heav'nly Muse, shall not thy sacred vein Afford a present to the Infant God?


    耶鲁公开课 - 弥尔顿课程节选

  • And,U2's manager says the band has worked hard to make sure tickets are lower in cost than in the past so that fans can afford to attend the shows.

    VOA: special.2009.04.10

  • Maybe it's a tradition, maybe it's to keep the value kind of in a familiar range or a small-- they don't want them to get too expensive because people can't-- small investors can't afford them anymore.


    耶鲁公开课 - 金融市场课程节选

  • But Pavel Felgenhauer says Russia cannot afford large-scale rearmament either and that Russian authorities have not reconciled this contradiction.

    VOA: standard.2009.03.20

  • One is, he can't afford to have his hoplite line outflanked, because if I can come around and take care of this guy from this side, he is engaged with a guy who's right opposite him, I can just kill him no problem at all.


    耶鲁公开课 - 古希腊历史简介课程节选

  • President Barack Obama has repeatedly described the conflict in Afghanistan as one that the United States cannot afford to lose.

    VOA: standard.2009.10.25

  • So Kurt Russell and his friends attend a small private college, which cannot afford to buy a computer.


    哈佛公开课 - 计算机科学课程节选

  • However,most agencies can't afford those. You have to have a hangar, it costs quite a bit for maintenance and fuel."

    VOA: standard.2010.01.01

  • So people that are being kicked out of their apartment, or they can't afford a place to live,


    我帮助过的人们 - SpeakingMax英语口语达人

  • Analysts say the armed forces and its supporters are a political constituency that the Kremlin cannot afford to ignore.

    VOA: standard.2009.03.20

  • That is to say not even the best city on Aristotle's account can afford to be without a foreign policy.


    耶鲁公开课 - 政治哲学导论课程节选

  • This debate is not a game for these Americans, and they cannot afford to wait any longer for reform,".

    VOA: standard.2009.07.23

  • And it was exciting and interesting, and this device that had all this computational power that any person could afford or start to afford, that was just really interesting to me.


    斯坦福公开课 - 戴尔CEO-Michael.Dell谈创业和发展课程节选

  • The legislation would require most Americans to purchase health insurance and provide subsidies to those who cannot afford it.

    VOA: standard.2009.11.23

  • And that right now we can no longer afford to incarcerate, see, more than two million people, and take them not only out of workforce, but keeping them away from information of knowledge of literacy.


    麻省理工公开课 - 媒体、教育、市场课程节选

  • "We have difficult times. We cannot afford everything we wish for if we want to create the future."

    VOA: standard.2010.06.16

  • We agree to be junior partners in absolute rule in exchange for recognizing your supreme authority over us in exchange for the protection that you will afford us."


    耶鲁公开课 - 欧洲文明课程节选

  • "I think this president believes we can't afford not to." Hopes for a bipartisan compromise on health care appear to be fading.

    VOA: standard.2009.09.04

  • Someone figured out at the median contribution that got you invited to stay a night in the Lincoln bedroom, Bill Gates could afford to stay in the Lincoln bedroom every night for the next sixty six thousand years.


    耶鲁公开课 - 公正课程节选

  • But now, the community has exhausted all the generosity it can afford, and the food is running out.

    VOA: standard.2010.03.22

  • But when you look at the bill, it is very expensive and you can't afford to pay that.


    I can 课堂 - SpeakingMax英语口语达人

  • But yeah, I think if you can afford it and it's something that's important to you


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