英语口语 | 用a balancing act表达“左右逢源,兼顾各方”

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a balancing act的意思是左右逢源,兼顾各方。这个表达来源于马戏表演。

  • The life of a modern parent is a balancing act of going out to work and raising children at home.
  • My sisters are always fighting between themselves. Keeping the peace at home is a balancing act.

值得注意的是,to balance something against something else 的意思是对事情进行权衡比较。

  • During a recession a government has to balance the needs of the poorest against the wishes of the richest.

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