A Sense Of Not Measuring Up
Now that your adult life seems to have officially arrived, you may be feeling the need to get it together, fast.
Suddenly, it might seem that if you want marriage and children -- things that your mother may have had at 30 -- you'd better start finding them now。
Try not to stress about getting all your ducks in a row by the time you hit 30 -- the most important thing at this point in your life is to figure out what you want and be working towards it, not to already“have it all。”
measure up 测量； 估计；
How does the food here measure up according to your nutrition standards?
按照你的营养标准来衡量这食物 怎么样 ?
We've been trying to measure up his chance.
Will you measure up or shall I?
figure out 计算出； 弄明白； 解决； 想出
They're trying to figure out the politics of this whole situation.
I can't figure out what he was hinting at.
Please figure out the total cost.