Все наверное знают о Законе Мёрфи? Но я сегодня только узнала кем бы Мёрфи.
Murphy's Law ("If anything can go wrong, it will") was born at Edwards Air Force Base in 1949 at...
One of the most famous places to find treasures in Paris is the flea market. There are three main flea markets and they are situated around the old gates of the city. I spent hours walking around these fascinating places and while I was there, I discover...
Which of these didn't you know?
Предложите самый красивый и верный перевод фразе: the first smell finder smells his own behinder.
Это не из моего рабочего материала, просто прикола ради и развл...
Журнал Esquire составил подборку английских неологизмов и фразеологизмов
meaning: excellent, great, wonderful
examples: Kelly thought that the dress she saw in the shop window was to die for.
The pizza in that restaurant is to die for. You shoudl try it!
meaning: go to see a movie at the cinema; have food to go from a restaurant and eat it at home
examples: Let's go take in that new action film. It looks exciting.
I don't feel like going out tonight or cooking. Let's just take in some Chinese food and watch TV.
meaning: a dull, boring or uncooperative person
If you put a stick in the mud it's very difficult to move that stick. It will probably just stay there doing nothing.
examples: Robert is no fun, he's a stick-in-the-mud.
Dan never changes his habits. That old stick-in-the-mud is in bed by 8 pm every night!
meaning: disturb a stable situation
examples: Please, don't rock the boat. We hav had successful sales with the current website. I don't want to change it now.
Victor rocked the boat at the meeting when he announced his retirement.