a short cut
a quicker and more direct way近路；捷径
*They took a short cut through the fields．他们走捷径穿过田野。
*There is no short cut to success ex cept by diligence．成功没有捷径，唯在勤勉。
1近路a short cut, cut, cutoff, shortcut 辨析>>
2捷径a short cut, royal road, shortcut 辨析>>
英cut across1．go a short way；take a short cut across 走捷径；抄近路穿过*They didn't want to walk to the corner and turn，so they cut across the lane to the bus stop ...