Idioms - หน้า 1/2 มีดังรายการต่อไปนี้
Dart In And Out
ตัวอย่าง Is Jean around the office? Reply: Yes, she has been darting in and out all day.
Digging Your Own Grave
ตัวอย่าง Talking to the boss like that, you are digging your own grave.
ตัวอย่าง You want me to fire her for you? Hey, do your own dirty work.
Do An Errand
ตัวอย่าง Right now I am doing some errands, but I can meet you in a few hours.
Do One's Own Thing
ตัวอย่าง My brother has always been like that. He does his own thing.
Do One's Part
ตัวอย่าง Hey, I did my part.
ตัวอย่าง I would like to take a break. Reply: Now is a good time. Do so.
Doing As You're Told
ตัวอย่าง I want to stay up. I am not tired. Reply: Do as you are told and go to bed right now.
Doing The Honors
ตัวอย่าง Who cuts the turkey at Thanksgiving dinner at your house? Reply: My father does the honors.
Doing The Job
ตัวอย่าง I can't stop the water from coming out. Reply: Turn that switch over there, and that will do the job.
Doing The Trick
ตัวอย่าง My motorcycle is not running well. Reply: Try replacing the oil. That might do the trick.
ตัวอย่าง We hired her to clean our house once a week and she has done wonders.
Doing Your Homework
ตัวอย่าง John is an excellent lawyer. He always does his homework.
Doing Your Stuff
ตัวอย่าง There are five minutes left in this game. John, it is time for you to do your stuff.
Don't Burn Your Bridges
ตัวอย่าง On his last day on the job he got in a huge fight with his boss. Answer: Why would he want to go burning his bridges like that? Someday he might want to work there again.
Don't Count Your Chickens (Until They've Hatched)
ตัวอย่าง Do you think that Bill is going to offer you a promotion this month? Reply: I won't count my chickens until they have hatched.
Don't Put All Your Eggs In One Basket
ตัวอย่าง My father is a very careful investor; he never puts all of his eggs in one basket.
Don't Put The Cart Before The Horse
ตัวอย่าง Hey! First we attach it, then we put on the chains. Don't put the cart before the horse.
Down On Someone Or Something
ตัวอย่าง You have been down on me all day!
ตัวอย่าง These are my friends from down south.