ตัวอย่าง I love having this new student in my class. His positive attitude is a breath of fresh air.
ตัวอย่าง What would you like me to make for dinner? Reply: Let's have sushi, for a change of pace.
ตัวอย่าง He lost his game this morning, and now he has a chip on his shoulder.
ตัวอย่าง He should be in jail for what he did, but he got off with just a slap on the wrist.
ตัวอย่าง Who did you bet on in the superbowl? Reply: Arizona. Answer: Ouch. You backed the wrong horse.
ตัวอย่าง Did you hear that Williams got fired? Reply: Yes. He couldn't cut the mustard.
ตัวอย่าง Sales have been slow and we had to let go three of our employees; drastic times call for drastic measures.
ตัวอย่าง I tried many different things when I was young, but I'm older now and more fixed in my ways.
ตัวอย่าง To play at that level, you are going to have to practice all of the time, you know. Reply: No pain, no gain.
ตัวอย่าง You can either get up early tomorrow and get a lot of work done, or you can stay out late tonight and have fun with your friends, but you can't have the best of both worlds.
ตัวอย่าง Every time that baby cries, they just run around and give him whatever he wants. Reply: The squeaky wheel gets the oil.
ตัวอย่าง At that point, the writing was on the wall; we all knew the company was going out of business.