(imp.) of Shall
(imp.) Used as an auxiliary verb, to express a conditional or contingent act or state, or as a supposition of an actual fact; also, to express moral obligation (see Shall); e. g.: they should have come last week; if I should go; I should think you could go.
pa.t. of shall.
- Constantly she talked to me about what I should do to be thy wife. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- Which of them had a step so quiet, a hand so gentle, but I should have heard or felt her, if she had approached or touched me in a day-sleep? 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 维莱特.
- By all which acquirements, I should be a living treasure of knowledge and wisdom, and certainly become the oracle of the nation. 乔纳森·斯威夫特. 格列佛游记.
- The vestry was larger than I should have supposed it to be, judging from the outside only. 威尔基·柯林斯. 白衣女人.
- In both, as I should imagine, he replied. 柏拉图. 理想国.
- Legree, in a fury, swore she should be put to field service, if she would not be peaceable. 哈丽叶特·比切·斯托. 汤姆叔叔的小屋.
- I should like to know in what I'm your inferior? 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- All the troops you can quickly assemble should be brought. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- But pray, Colonel, how came you to conjure out that I should be in town today? 简·奥斯汀. 理智与情感.
- We should lose no time, Prince, replied Kantos Kan. 埃德加·赖斯·巴勒斯. 火星战神.
- I have a heart to be stabbed in or shot in, I have no doubt, said Estella, and of course if it ceased to beat I should cease to be. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- But why should I not bear it as others have borne it before me! 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- It's a pity he should break his neck himself, and disappoint the sight-seers. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 雾都孤儿.
- Safety clutches are numerous, by which the machine is quickly and automatically stopped by the action of electro-magnets should a workman or other obstruction be caught in the machinery. 威廉·亨利·杜利特. 世纪发明.
- We should be rich men if we had 1000 pounds for every poor devil who has been done to death in that den. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯历险记.
- I was determined not to open my lips, lest my voice should betray me to Berkeley Craven. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- If I were to let her come, he said to himself, I should have to let her go again. 伊迪丝·华顿. 纯真年代.
- You that should be models of industry are just as gossip-loving as the idle. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- Be dazed if I should like a relation of mine to have been made such a fool of by a man. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- There should be somebody with her, said Rebecca. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- He wished, too, that the officers should be appointed altogether by himself, and not be nominated by the people, as the bill had proposed. 本杰明·富兰克林. 富兰克林自传.
- However opinions may differ on a variety of subjects, I should think it would be universally agreed, Sir Leicester, that I am not much to boast of. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- We looked forward to the day when I should go out for a ride, as we had once looked forward to the day of my apprenticeship. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- Why should I mind saying I want to get into society? 伊迪丝·华顿. 快乐之家.
- Worcester declared that he looked forward to no hope nor rest until we should be really married. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- It was not possible that the occurrence should not be strongly recommending each to the other. 简·奥斯汀. 爱玛.
- Resolved, as your discriminating good sense perceives, that if you was to have a sap--pur--IZE, it should be a complete one! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Both should be forbidden, in my judgment; I would take the annual produce and no more. 柏拉图. 理想国.
- You should do so, Sir,' said Pott, with a severe countenance. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 匹克威克外传.
- Had you been rustic, clownish, awkward, I should have been content. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.