1. We were cut off by the tide. 我们让潮水截住了.
2. Time and tide waits for no man. 岁月不等人。
3. His fortune´s beginning to ebb. 他的财产开始减少。
4. Looking back on it, I find they were right, but this rising tide of change is itself the problem. 回想一下，她们也没错，可是问题就出在这日益高涨的变化浪潮本身。