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2018年1月27日

I’m a believer


In English, sometimes we describe ourselves by saying “I’m a believer”. For example. Henry: […]

2017年1月22日

Go the extra mile.


What does it mean to ‘go the extra mile’?  Today it usually refers to helping someone more than wh […]

2016年8月22日

Take the High Road -倫理的に正しいと思われる事をするー


If someone says they are “taking the high road”, it means that they are choosing the most ethical […]

2016年8月1日

Be at a crossroads -岐路に立つ-


If someone is “at a crossroads”, it doesn’t usually mean they are actually at a place where […]

2016年7月11日

Cool as a Cucumber… “きゅうりのように冷たく”


Calm and untroubled. The idiom “Cool as a Cucumber” is used to describe someone who is very calm a […]

2016年6月27日

Gotta go to the Loo… おトイレに行かないと!


In English, there are numerous different words for the toilet, including bathroom, restroom, ladies’/men […]

2016年6月7日

A penny saved…


“a penny saved is a penny earned”, or so goes the saying. This means that every time you don&#8217 […]

2016年5月23日

Hit/Strike a nerve


If someone “hits a nerve”, it means that they brought up a topic that made someone angry or upset. […]

2016年5月17日

Beat around the bush…


If someone is “beating around the bush” it means that they are avoiding a certain (or the main) to […]

2016年4月26日

Curiosity…  好奇心…


Many people have heard the phrase “curiosity killed the cat,” which is a proverb that warns agains […]