カラダにちなんだ日米慣用表現

2006年03月10日

カラダにちなんだ日米慣用表現・総集編(5)

さあ、復習です! はじめに穴埋め問題をしてから、リスニングで答えを確認しましょう! 

<1> のどを通らない(2/8)
A: George looks sick. Is he all right? 
B: He's not been (  )(  )(  ) since his wife died.
A: Poor George. I know he loved her a lot. 

<2> 面目を失う(2/8)
A: You really made me (  )(  )!
B: You asked for it. Don't take it out on me. 
A: How could you?

<3> 〜に目がない(1/20)
A: He likes chocolate (  )(  )(  ).
B: Really?
A: He said he eats at least five bars a day. 

<4> 目を覆う(1/20)
A: How was the movie?
B: Great, but I had to (  ) my (  ) during the murder scene.
A: It was pretty bloody, wasn't it?  

<5> 頭が痛い(2/6)
A: Has the problem been solved yet?
B: No. It's a (  )(  ).
A: I hope everything works out soon.

<6> のどまで出かかっている(2/6)
A: What's the name of that restaurant we went to last week?
B: Ah, it's called....Oh, darn it. It's (  ) the (  )(  ) my (  ).
A: Never mind. It's not important.  

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2006年03月08日

カラダにちなんだ日米慣用表現・総集編(4)

さあ、復習です! はじめに穴埋め問題をしてから、リスニングで答えを確認しましょう! 

<1> 足を洗う(2/27)
A: Aren't you going to the horse races today?
B: No, I've (  ) my (  )(  ) gambling.
A: Good. I'm glad to hear that.

<2> 手ぶらで行く(2/27)
A: Are you going to Andy's birthday party tonight?
B: Yes, but I don't want to (  )(  ).  
A: Why don't you take some wine? 

<3> 足を引っ張る(1/23)
A: I know you don't support me, but don't (  ) (  ) my (  ).
B: That's not what I'm doing.
A: Yeah, right.

<4> 足が出る(1/23)
A: What's the matter?
B: You know what's the matter! You (  )(  ) the (  )!
A: I know, but I couldn't help it. 

<5> 頭をかく(2/3)
A: Why are you (  ) your (  )?
B: I know I left my backpack here, but now I can't find it.
A: Oh, I moved it over there.

<6> 大きな顔(2/3)
A: Should we invite Mike to the party? 
B: No, he's too (  ) for me.
A: I know. He thinks everyone likes him, but he's really annoying.

<7> おなかが出る(2/17)
A: I'm (  ) a (  ). I'd better pass on dessert. 
B: You know, fad diets rarely work.
A: This isn't a fad diet. I'm just cutting back.

<8> 目を丸くする(2/17)
A: What did your husband think when he saw the car you bought? 
B: His (  )(  )(  ).
A: I bet they did. Maybe you should have told him before you bought it.

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2006年03月06日

カラダにちなんだ日米慣用表現・総集編(3)

さあ、復習です! はじめに穴埋め問題をしてから、リスニングで答えを確認しましょう! 

<1> 頭を使う(1/16)
A: OK, next problem. How do you find the center of a circle?
B: Mmm...I don't know.
A: (  )(  )(  ). Come on.

<2> 頭でっかち(1/16)
A: The company is in financial trouble again.
B: Again? I thought things were improving.
A: The president is (  )(  ) and (  )(  ).

<3> 目を疑う(2/24)
A: I heard your house was burglarized.
B: Yeah. When I got home last night, everything was gone. I couldn't (  ) my (  ).
A: That's pretty scary.

<4> 肩の荷が下りる(2/24)
A: My son finally found a job.
B: I'm glad to hear that.
A: Thanks. It's a big (  )(  ) my (  ).

<5> 耳が遠くなる(1/27)
A: We need to go to the bank tomorrow.
B: Sorry? My (  )'s getting (  ).
A: I said, we need to go to the bank tomorrow.

<6> 耳を貸す(1/27)
A: Could you (  ) me (  )(  )?
B: Sure. What happened?
A: The company's gonna reduce salaries, and I'm already living hand to mouth as it is.

<7> 手を貸す(2/15)
A: Could you (  ) me (  )(  )?
B: Of course.
A: I need to take this table to the fourth floor.

<8> 首を長くして待つ(2/15)
A: When I have time, I'll give you a call and we can go shopping.
B: Great! I (  )(  ).
A: I'm sure I'll have some time on the weekend.


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2006年03月03日

カラダにちなんだ日米慣用表現・総集編(2)

さあ、復習です! はじめに穴埋め問題をしてから、リスニングで答えを確認しましょう! 

<1> 目をそらす(2/22)
A: I don't think he likes me.  
B: Why do you say that?
A: Every time I talk with him, he (  ) his (  )(  ).

<2> 足が棒になる(2/22)
A: I'm exhausted.
B: Why? It's only 9 o'clock in the morning.
A: I (  ) my (  )(  ) all night looking for my dog. 

<3> 手を汚す(2/1)
A: We need to fire John. I'd like you to do it.
B: Why me? You don't want to (  ) your (  )(  )
A: No, that's not why.

<4> 手に汗を握る(2/1)
A: I hate how TV stations cut to commercials, leaving you (  )(  )(  ).
B: Me, too.
A: But I guess it's how they make their money. 

<5> 耳鳴り(2/10)
A: What seems to be the problem?  
B: My (  ) are (  ). They've been this way since I went to a rock concert two days ago.
A: Take earplugs the next time. 

<6> 肩たたきをする(2/10)
A: My father's been kind of depressed recently. 
B: Why is that?
A: It seems he's being (  )(  )(  ) his job.

<7> 胸をなで下ろす(1/25)
A: What happened? Was anyone killed?.
B: No, everyone's safe. There weren't even any injuries.
A: I'm (  ) to hear that.

<8> 胸焼け(1/25)
A: Maybe I ate a little too much. 
B: You did?
A: Yeah, I have a bad case of (  ).


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2006年03月01日

カラダにちなんだ日米慣用表現・総集編(1)

さあ、復習です! はじめに穴埋め問題をしてから、リスニングで答えを確認しましょう!

<1> 肩身が狭い(2/13)
A: Are you going to Jeff's mansion for the New Year's party?
B: No, whenever I go there I (  ) so (  ).
A: Just be who you are and don't worry about what others think.

<2> 目を引く(2/13)
A: Did you see that new Mercedes-Benz?
B: Yeah, it really (  )(  )(  ).
A: I wish I had enough money to buy one.

<3> 舌を巻く(1/30)
A: Did you hear Judy's speech?
B: Yes, I (  )(  ).
A: She's much more intelligent than I thought.

<4> 舌鼓を打つ(1/30)
A: I hope you had a good time tonight.
B: I did. I really (  )(  )(  ).
A: I'm glad you liked it. My wife's a great cook, isn't she?

<5> 頭を冷やす(1/18)
A: I can't take it any longer. I'm going to knock his teeth in!
B: Just (  )(  )(  ). He's a karate black belt, you know.
A: Hah! Just you wait and see.

<6> 顔が広い(1/18)
A: We still have a lot of tickets left.
B: Why don't you ask Keiko? She (  ) a lot of (  )
A: That's a good idea!

<7> 手が足りない(2/20)
A: We're severely (  )(  )(  ) this week.
B: Have you asked the part-timers to work more hours?
A: Yes, but it's not enough.

<8> 敵に背中を見せる(2/20)
A: I would be the last person to (  )(  ).
B: Do you really promise not to turn your back on me?
A: Yes, I promise. I'll fight for you to the end.


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