IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “make the grade”

Can you guess the meaning of “make the grade” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – to satisfy a certain standard; to succeed SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “You’ll never make the grade, if you don’t work hard before the exams” SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the pictures, videos, articles or excerpt […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “(as) easy as ABC”

Can you guess the meaning of “(as) easy as ABC” 당신은 “(as) easy as ABC” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – extremely easy, simple, or intuitive; requiring very little skill or effort SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “Come on, give me a hard one! These equations are easy as ABC!” SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone Blog […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “whiz kid”

Can you guess the meaning of “whiz kid” 당신은 “whiz kid” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – a person who is very good and successful at something, especially at a young age. SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): A: “Who’s the new manager?” B: “A financial whiz kid from Harvard Business School.” SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “child’s play”

Can you guess the meaning of “child’s play” 당신은 “child’s play” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): ~ something easily done; a trivial matter SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “It is no child’s play to take a wife.” SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the pictures, videos, articles or excerpt of the article/s […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “take a shine to somebody/something”

Can you guess the meaning of “take a shine to somebody/something” 당신은 “take a shine to somebody/something” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – begin to like somebody/something as soon as you see/meet them/it [ 에 (홀딱) 반하다 ] SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “It seems the boss has taken a shine to you, kid. You […]