drown(one's)troubles(借酒消愁)
 
A:Why did Kevin lose so much weight?
B:After he was broken, he tried to drown his troubles in alcohol.
 
Or He tried to get drunk to forget his troubles.
 
 
Feellikeafool(覺得像個儍瓜)
 
A:It was just a joke. Don't take it so seriously.
B:But I feel like a fool
 
Or But it made me feel had.
 
 
(someone)getsore(生氣)
 
A:Why is he so angry?
B:He gets sore because his son sold his old car.
 
Or He get mad.
 
 
Give(me)abreak(給我一個喘氣的機會)
 
A:It's your turn to do the laundry.
B:Give me a break. I've been working 10 hours in the office
 
Or Leave (me) alone
 
 
 
Idon'tgiveadamn(我才不在乎)
 
A:Your father is coming home. Let's put all the stuff away
B:I don't give a damn.
 
Or I don't care
 
 
 
let(someone)down(使人失望)
 
A:Yourbehaviorletyourparentsdown.
B:I don't think they care.
 
Or disappoint (someone)
 
 
 
letgo(死心/放棄)
 
A:Hedoesn'tloveyou.Whydon'tyouletgo?
B:I don't believe what you said.
 
Or Why don't you give up?
 
 
 
Havemixedfeelings(百感交集)
 
A:Why are you crying?
B:When I heard our Little Sam calling me Mom, I had mixed feelings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
(someone)ismorethanamatchforme(我比不上升(某人))
 
A:You can beat Henry.
B:He is more than a match for me.
 
 
 
 
(someoneis)pastprayingfor(無藥可救)
 
A:She went back to her old way—dealing drugs.
B:She's really past praying for.
 
Or She's really a dead man.
 
 
Whathas(someone)gotthatIdon'thave?(到底我有什麼地方比不上他?)
 
A:She married Richard.
B:What has he got that I don't have?
 
Or Is he better than me?
 
 
 
(Someone)wouldn'tdreamofit(連做夢都不敢想)
 
A:Why don't you buy a house?
B:I wouldn't dream of it.
 
Or I have never thought of it.
 
 
You'remylasthope(你是我最後的希望)
 
A:You'remylasthope.CanIborrowyourcomputerfortypingmypaper?
B:Oh, no. It's out of order a few hours ago.
 
Or Do something

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