اصطلاح شماره 5
Jump down someone's throat
معني: یقه کسی را گرفتن، با عصبانيت با کسي برخورد کردن
You don't have to jump down my throat! I told you that I'd make it home around 11:50. I don't intend to be late!
اصطلاح شماره 4
Get in someone's hair
معني: کسي را اذيت کردن
- I know that the children get in your hair, but you should try not to let it upset you so much.
- Listen, Jim. I can't help it. The children bother me and make me very angry.
اصطلاح شماره 2:
Take it on the lamb
معادل فارسي: در رفتن
Poor Rich has always had his problems with the police. When he found out that they were after him again, he had to take it on the lamb. In order to avoid being caught and thrown in jail, he was forced to flee in a great hurry.
اصطلاح شماره 1:
Horse of a different color:
Eric likes to play jokes on his friends, but he makes sure that nobody is hurt by any of his pranks. A prank that hurts someone is a horse of a different color! Being playful is one thing, but hurting someone by one's prank is quite a different matter