11、They located the right chimney by tapping at the walls and listening for the man's cries.
located the right chimney 确定那个烟囱
by tapping at the walls and listening for the man's cries
listen for : pay attention ,so as to be sure of hearing 表示集中注意力，等待听到某种声音
--We are listening for the clock to announce the New Year.
--I’m listening for your steps.
12、The sorry-looking, blackened figure that emerged, admitted at once that he had tried to break
into the shop during the night but had got stuck in the chimney.
emerged ：出现=came out , appeared
get stuck : 被卡住