The envelope is addressed to Jack Johnson.
He had scheduled an address to the American people for the evening of May 27.
On a table pushed against a wall there were bottles of beer and wine.
②(在比赛中) 与 (某人) 对阵
This is the first of two games against Denver in the next five days.
Security forces are still using violence against opponents of the government.
We are all taking medicine against the flu.
Experts have been discussing how to improve the fight against crime.
Any business needs insurance against ordinary risks such as fire, flood, and breakage.
The picture looks better against the light wall.
Our policies have to be judged against a clear test: will it improve the standard of education?
block out light
The police have blocked the road.
Some students today blocked a main road that cuts through the centre of the city.
a block in the pipes
to put up a road block
I cannot do maths. I've got a mental block about it.