巧妙地工作是很重要的，赶紧去磨尖你的斧头吧。 It's important to work smarter, to sharpen your ax.
他再次挥舞了他的斧头。 Again he wielded his ax.
如何磨尖你的斧头呢？ How do you sharpen your ax?
一些公司已经抡起了斧子。 Some firms have already wielded the ax.
他在磨石上磨斧。 He grinds ax on the grindstone.
然而，受害者家庭将一腔怒火烧向警方，因为在三天之前，杨就已经用斧子袭击了他的一位邻居，但却没有被扣押。 The victims’ families have focused their rage on the police. Three days earlier, Mr. Yang had struck a neighbor in the head with an ax, but was not detained.
在他死的几天前，还向大家展示56岁的他最喜欢的力量技能---尽量伸长胳膊用手指头握紧一个沉重的斧头，这如何解释？ How do we explain the ease with which the 56-year-old demonstrated his favorite frontier feat of strength - holding a heavy ax at arm's length between his fingers - just a few days before his death?
熊爸爸拿上他的斧头出了门。 Papa takes up his ax and goes out the door.
于是，他要人去拿来一柄斧子，把树砍倒了一看，树上根本没有人。 He had an ax brought to him and cut down the tree, but no one was in it.
我按照鞋底的形状，用一把小斧子从一个废旧的车子内胎上切下一块胶皮，又用一个破冰铁凿沿着鞋边凿了洞眼。 Using a small ax, I cut an old inner tube into the shape of the sole and put holes in the rims of the shoes with an ice pick.
“‘爸爸拿着斧子上哪儿去了？’ 芬问”——这也许是儿童文学作品中最有名的开头了。 "'Where's Papa going with that ax?' said Fern" is probably one of the most famous opening lines in children's literature.
他说，“我如果犯了错，就会每天焦虑地呼吸，担心斧子什么时候会落下来。” I would be waiting every day with bated breath wondering when the ax was going to fall.
它可以从造纸厂的斧子下救出一些树木。 It may spare quite a few forests from the pulpmaker’s ax.
这把重斧头不好用。③笨拙的，不灵巧的 The heavy ax was awkward to use.