Phrase of the Week

Představujeme vám užitečné fráze, které rodilí mluvčí v běžném životě používají, ale které v učebnicích často nenajdete.

Phrase of the Week

On the brain

6. 7. 2020

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A: I get so bored talking to Jaromír. All he’s interested in is frisbee.
B: I know. He’s got frisbee on the brain.

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Just this once

29. 6. 2020

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A: I need to leave work early on Friday. Is that possible? An hour early.
B: OK. Just this once.

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Give over!

21. 6. 2020

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We use this expression to show we don’t believe something, or to show we think something is a big surprise to us. You can use this phrase in ………… language.  Spoken  Informal Example 1 A: I saw Chuck Norris in the city centre this morning. In fact I had a coffee with him. B: With […]

Phrase of the Week

I’ll bear it in mind

15. 6. 2020

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A: If you want to go to Disneyland, go mid-week. The queues aren’t so bad.
B: Thank you. I’ll bear that in mind.

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Come to think of it

7. 6. 2020

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A: Have you seen Petra anywhere?
B: No. Come to think of it, I haven’t seen her all day. Is she here at all?
A: I don’t know.

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Out of curiosity

24. 5. 2020

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A: You weren’t in when I called yesterday. Out of curiosity, where were you?
B: Oh, yes. I was with some colleagues who I hadn’t seen for years.

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I’m on top of it

17. 5. 2020

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A: How are you managing with writing all those companies?
B: I’m on top of it now. I should finish in a couple of days.

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Worse than useless

10. 5. 2020

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A: If you’ve got a backache, try some of this.
B: No – I tried that last time. It was worse than useless. It made me feel sick as well!

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Here we go again

3. 5. 2020

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A: Janet has asked to talk to you about extra money.
B: Here we go again. Every year she tries to get more money, but it’s just not possible.

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We’ll come up with something

26. 4. 2020

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A: What are you going to say to the manager when he finds out the contract has been cancelled?
B: I don’t know now. I’ll come up with something. Don’t worry.

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