虛驚一場

英譯:
a false alarm

例句:

  • John feared that he would not be able to pass the exam, but it was a false alarm. (約翰擔心考試不及格,結果只是虛驚一場)
  • Someone called to say there was a bomb inside the school, but it turned out to be a false alarm. (有人打電話來說,學校裡面有炸彈,結果只是虛驚一場)

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