I〔We〕 am〔are〕 honoured在客套语中,多用来表示说话人对某件事的态度,其后可接动词不定式或从句。
He has the best claim to the honour.
His action profaned the honour of his country.
I also have the desire to take the light-welterweight title, and it’s a big honour to be in another fight which the fans want to see.
You do us a great honour by attending.
We esteem it an honour to be invited.
Children should honour their father and mother.
Nevertheless, my name will be remembered, and men will honour me.
You must honour him who will honour you.
We demand that they honour this agreement .
The strong powers must honour their commitments to smaller nations.
The bank will not always honour your debts.
Fifty heads of state attended the Queen’s coronation to do her honour.
They remove their hats to honour the flag.
He said that he did not steal the book and that his personal honour had been attacked.
One must show honour to one’s parents.
He declined the honour that was offered him.
The visiting president was received with full honours.
It’s your honour, partner.
He received many honours from many cities, colleges, and societies.
He is an honour to his country.
It has been a great honour your coming to visit me.
It’s an honour to meet you.
May I have the honour to do so?
I am ignorant whom I have the honour to address.
We are bound in honour to help the flood victims.
They said they would fight to save the honour of their country.
The commercial honour of the firm is beyond suspicion.
We request the honour of your company at dinner.
I am indebted for the honour of your assistance.
He had the honour of being a delegate to that international conference.
They feel deeply the honour of belonging to the Senate.
He honours the scientist.
If you honour somebody, you respect his good fame and look up to him.
We demand that they honour this contract.
They honoured his signature.
The bank has refused to honour his cheque.
He has not enough money to honour his cheques.
We had honoured Mr. Stevens as our President.
We honour him as a genius.
She was honoured as a community leader.
He is honoured as a model worker.