without more ado 馬上、刻不容緩、事不宜遲 （ado: 麻煩、紛擾）
Goodbye and Hello
-A managinig director’s address to the staff.
…Refreshments have been provided in the form of wine and canapes, and I suspect that some of you can’t wait to get started on them. Without more ado then, I shall, on your behalf, say an official goodbye to Jack and an official hello to Jim.
- 片語: without more ado 馬上、刻不容緩、事不宜遲 （ado: 麻煩、紛擾）
- 定義：right away, without saying or doing anything else
1. All the stands have been set up and people are eager to buy and so, without more ado, I declare the school fair open.
2. We had packed our suitcases, checked that we had our passports and travel tickets, and locked the doors and windows of the house; so, without more ado, we got into the car and set off for the airport.