发布时间：2016-05-09 来源：新东方在线 发布人：
'Perfume, eh?'he asked sarcastically.
'You should have declared that. Perfume is not exempt from import duty.'
'But it isn't perfume,' I said.' It's hair-oil.' Then I added with a smile,'It's a strange mixture I make myself.'
As I expected, he did not believe me.
'Try it!' I said encouragingly.
The Officer unscrewed the cap and put the bottle to his nostrils. He was greeted by an unpleasant smell which convinced him that I was telling the truth.
2.Know better than to do sth 表示不会笨到做某事的地步；应该不会去做某事
eg:I know better than to do such a thing.我不会糊涂到干出这种事情来。
eg:To my dismay, when I opened the door, I was greeted by a disastrous sight.
On entering the room, I was greeted by the pleasant smell of fresh fruits.
The first thing to greet the president after his inauguration was the global economic crisis.总统就职后遇到的第一件事就是全球性经济危机。