Whenever I listen to his advice, I get into trouble.
wake up to find that 醒过来的时候，结果却发现……
He woke up to find that he was surrounded by a large crowd of people.
He hurried to the post office only to find that it was shut.
A farm worker, who…, claimed to …
句子主干：A farm worker claimed to …
claim to have done
claim to have done 声称做过某事
Eg: He claimed to have seen the puma.
Seamen claimed to have seen monsters.
see sb. doing sth. 看见某人正在做某事
who 引导非限制性定语从句，补充说明 a farm worker
These young people, who love the peace of the moutains, always receive a warm welcome at Salnt Bernard Monastery.
stay up : not to go to bed
I stayed up last night
The boy sat up to see the film.
Eg.: He forsook his family.
discard v. 放弃，丢弃： give up as useless
Eg.: everyday we discard a large amount of rubbish.
■regiment n. （军队）团
■action n. 战斗
■recluse n. 隐士
二、【New words and expressions】生词和短语
wait up for/sit up for 为了等待某人回来而不睡觉
Don’t wait up for me, I’ll be home very late.
burn the midnight oil 开夜车
Eg: I have to burn the midnight oil tonight to complete work.
in time 最后，终于
It became an accepted fact that…
An idea came to her that she might do the experiment in another way.
Everybody had already accepted the fact that the puma is still at large.
It becomes an accepted fact that eht puma is still at large.
No one suspected that…
someone else who had neer been seen
be astonished = be surprised
astonish, surprise, amaze, astound
be astonished to do sth.
I’m not surprised to see he is still as fat as before.
for == as 是对全句的补述
none other than == no other than 强调结构，表示不是别人而正是……
Eg: The man who had sent the flowers was none other than the man she had spoken to the night before.
It was no other than my old friend Johnson.
The man who spoke to her was none other than her husband.
nothing else than 仅仅