Benjamin: Your brother seems to be very interested in the position.
Terry: He'sitching fora chance to show you his abilities.
He's itching for a chance to show you his ability.他正跃跃欲试,想向你证明他的能力。
itch for a chance 直译过来就是“渴望得到这个机会”的意思,这个短语的真正意思是:“跃跃欲试”。因此,当美国人说"He's itching for a chance to show you hisability."时,他要表达的意思就是:"He is going to have atry to show himself."、"He tries to porve his abilitiesto you."。
① I see Terry's brother quite often.
② Recently, he performes avtively in front of me.
③ My nephew wishes topay you a visit.
④ Would you please spare 10 minutes to meet my son?
itch for something.渴望得到某物。
I see a lot of adolescent or youngman in twenties in eager itching for success.
2.pay somebody a visit. 拜访某人
Thanks for asking me, but I have to pay my father a visit in the weekend.