Common American Idioms 1

Some sentences which are used by Americans frequently:

  • I will not take this abuse    >>  I do not let you insult me anymore.
  • Give me a for instance.   >> Give me an example.
  • Are you welling up?   >> are you going to cry?
  • I know it was a cheap shot.   >> I know it was childish!
  • Dump somebody    >> Finish a relationship with her/him.  (usually use in romantic relationship)
  • Back me up.   >> Be my shelter. support me emotionally.

One comment on “Common American Idioms

  1. Benyamin Siran Mar 31,2009 8:05 pm

    Nice ones ! It was Go0o0o0o0oD !

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