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ʹءѺ Idiom & Phrases article

ǵҧҵԷٴѧѡ idiom ѹ㹪ԵШѹͧ (ҡ֧ 15,000 )  ҧ᷺Ǵ«ҡѧ idiom ѧ鹺ҧáѺǵҧҵҨԴѺʹ㨤·Ҿٴ

idiomҧǨդ¤Ѻ Ӿѧ º´ѧҨо㨤 ҧҨդµҧԧ  㹰ҹзҾٴѧҷͧҡоٴ¹ѧ͹Ңͧ ÷դǡѺ idiom ҧ繻ªѺ㹡оѲѧɢͧբ ҧá㹡 idiom èзӤѧǡѺӵҧ  idiom  Դ ͡ҡзѺʹѧҨ˹ᵡա¤ :)

ҧФ Give me a hand. (¶֧ ©ѹ˹) Ҿٴ   Give me your hand. (¶֧ ˹)

¤ ԴԴǤ¹ Щй鹡ѧԴ֧Ф դӶǡѺ Idiom ҶѹФз infor@c-bright.com

 

              btw a rock and a hard place

  • BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE
    Have two difficult choices neither of which is good; in a predicament; facing a hard decision (ʶҹóѴԹҡ ҵѴԹ͡ҧ˹)
    ҧ I'm really between a rock and a hard place. If I go with Nancy, it will be very expensive and if I go with Sarah, Nancy will never speak to me again.  (ѴԹҡԧ ҩѹ仡ѺṹͧԹ (Ҩ§ٻṹ ͤ㹡Ǵ¡ѹ)  ҩѹ仡ѺṹٴѺѹա)

 

 

          

  • HANGING BY A THREAD
    Likely to fail in the near future; doubtful; precarious (ʶҹóٴ кҧ ͹ǹ麹鹴 觡˵ءóԧź)
    ҧ Peace is hanging by a thread in this troubled country. 
    (㹻ȷջѭ ѹҾѧ ǹ麹鹴¹ͧ)

 

 

            

  • A BONE TO PICK WITH YOU
    You have done something to annoy me (to cause me a problem) and I want to talk to you about it. (ͧͧҧ ͧͧ)
    ҧ John, I really have a bone to pick with you about your telling the boss I was five minutes late yesterday. 
    ( ѹͧͧҧѺس ǡѺس仿ͧҹͧѹҷӧҹ 5 ҷ)

 

      

          

  • AROUND THE CLOCK
    Non-stop, continuously, twenty-four hours a day (ҧͧ / 24 .ѹ)
    ҧ  Doctors and nurses worked around the clock to help people injured in the flood.
    (оҺŷӧҹ 24 .ͪ¼ѺҴ纨ҡӷ)

 

 

            

  • DOWN TO EARTH
    Realistic, sensible, practical, natural (ç仵ç   ӵǵԴԹ )
    ҧ I really like her, she's the most down to earth person I know.
    (ѹͺ˭ԧҡ  ͹繤ԴԹشѹѡ)

 

  

           

  • IT'S ALL IN YOUR MIND
    Imagined, not real  (Դͧ )
    ҧ Everyone in class likes you. No one is talking about you. It's all in your mind. 
    (ء㹪¹ͺس ¤س سԴͧ)

 

 

            

  • YOU SCRATCH MY BACK, AND I'LL SCRATCH YOURS
    If you help me, I'll help you. If you do me a favor, I will do one for you. (Ҥس©ѹ ѹ¤س)
    ҧ If you write this term paper for me, I'll wash your car. You know, if you scratch my back, I'll scratch yours.
    (Ҥس·§ҹ鹹 ѹҧöس  ӹͧҤس©ѹ ѹЪ¤س)

 

 

         

  • SLIPPERY AS AN EEL
    Untrustworthy, changes a position/attitude constantly (ѹçѺӹǹ¤ ͹ ⴹºº͹Ѻ  ҧ )
    ҧ Don't sign a contract with that guy, he's cheated many people and he's as slippery as an eel.
    (ѭҡѺ¤鹹 ⡧СҧѺ)

 

         

             

  • THE LESSER OF TWO EVILS
    The less unpleasant of two bad options (ҵͧ͡ҧ 2 ͧ͡ѹ ͡ѹ¡)
    I don't like either politician but I voted for Mr X instead of Mr Y as the lesser of two evils. 
    (ѹͺѡͧ˹ ѹŧṹѺ Mr. X ᷹ Mr.Y Mr.X  ¡ Mr.Y




English Corner

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