YouTubeで生の英語を学ぶ

YouTube動画の中に出てきた単語で難しめのものをリストアップしています。 I picked up some difficult words that appeared on a YouTube video :D  現役理系大学生による、ネイティブを超える英語力と教養を身につけるための、英単語データベースです。 (注)復習のため、過去記事を書き足す形で更新しています。

November 2017

久々に驚いたニュース。Matt Lauerがセクハラで解雇された。
Why Matt Lauer Wasn't On 'Today' Today

0;45
Good grief.; (Peanutsのお決まりフレーズ)Oh my god!
単なる驚きというよりも、あきれたり、嫌だなーというときに使うものです。

1;30
reprimand; to tell someone that her behavior is wrong; 叱責する
たいていは”reprimand somebody for doing sth”といった形で使われます。
【例】He reprimanded him for his uncooperative attitude.

After the employee declined to do anything, visibly shaken, he reprimanded her for not engaging in a sexual act. (Matt Lauerのセクハラにおいて)


Love, Simon Trailer #1 (2018) | Movieclips Trailers

0;40
I'm stuck on sth; in love with sth; 〜に夢中である

Ferris wheel; 大観覧車

Sometimes I feel like I'm stuck on a Ferris wheel. 

0;45
rock bottom; the lowest level; どん底

One minute I'm on top of the world, and the next, I'm at rock bottom. 


--------2016/11----------
今回はCNN Student NEWSから。 http://edition.cnn.com/studentnews

(リンク切れです。残念。)

0;35
fraudulent ;(adj) intended to cheat sb, usually in order to make money illegally (OALD)

ballot
; (n) the system of voting in writing and usually in secret(OALD)
無記名投票といった意味。

Hillary Clinton about to receive thousands of fraudulent ballots in her favor. 

neither ;(/naiθ"er/) not one nor the other of two things (OALD) どちらも〜ない

viral; like or caused by a virus 
viral video とかと言ったりもします。

To be clear, neither of these stories was
true. But they still went viral. 

1;31
prevalent
; (adj) is very common at a particular time (OALD)

These problems are not brand new, but they`re becoming a lot more prevalent.

choke off
; to bring to an end

revenue; money that a business receives over a period of time (OALD)

It`s a first effort to choke off some of the revenue.

2;44
relentlessly ; (adj) strict, cruel without ever stopping 

We have to be relentlessly skeptical of absolutely everything.
常にすべてのことに対して、?(skeptical)の気持ちを持っておけよということです。

2;48
make our blood boil; to make someone angry
bound to; certain to do sth (2回目です)

We have to go outside of our personal comfort zones and read and watch and listen to things that are bound to make our blood boil.

この動画(1:34)でもあるように、看護師は将来ロボットに取って代わられにくい職業のようだ。人間と密接に関わる仕事は、当分安心していいということだろう。ただ、体力がいる仕事はロボットが代わりにしてくれるはずだ。もっと働きやすくなる。

The robot-proof job men aren't taking

4;55
wuss; 意気地なし、弱虫
女々しい感じにとらえられます。
【例】You're such a wuss!!

The biggest threat you can pose to a boy in terms of masculinity is to call him a girl, or call him a pussy or a wuss, right? 


"Straight Acting" Gay Guys

6;31
down the drain; (一瞬で)無駄になって
計画などが無駄に終わるようなことです。drainに流れていくことをイメージ!
【例】There's fifty bucks down the drain.(50ドルしたキーボードが故障しての一言)

During my teen years, I definitely did suppress everything gay like... I wanted to be straight. ... If someone called me gay, I was like, no..., all my work down the drain


--------2016/11----------
今回の動画は
海外のサイトでお買い物🎁 Online shopping in English🎄✨ 〔#490〕


deal; いい取引,(ショッピングにおいては)お買い得

I got a great deal on these headphones. 

Refine by;(検索結果を)磨く
日本では「絞り込む」を使っています。

Eligible for shipping to Japan. 〜可能です(2回めの登場です)

In stock;在庫あり
Out of stock;在庫なし

Offer ends November 28, 2016.  (offer が割引に対して使われている)

9;41
blab; to talk too much or speak without thinking (Cambridge Dic.)

Okay, I'm done blabbing.


このインタビューの全文はこちら
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's first interview together - tape replay

7;33
scrutiny; the careful and detailed examination; 精密な調査

ethnicity; 民族性

And some of that scrutiny and you ended up making a very public statement about it, some of that scrutiny was centered around your ethnicity, Meghan. When you realized that, what did you think?
(婚約相手のMeghan Markleの母親がAfrican Americanであることから)

10;20
boots on the ground; 〜に足を踏み入れる
ここでは、軍の話題ではないため上記のような意味です。基本は、「地上軍」という意味です。軍関連のニュースでよく出てきます。
【例】We need to get more boots on the ground. (軍関連の話題のとき)

And at the same time I think in these beginning few months and now being boots on the ground in the U.K. I'm excited to just really get to know more about the different communities here, smaller organizations we're working on the same causes that I've always been passionate about under this umbrella.

15;10
monarch; (n)君主
monarchyで「君主制」となります。

It's incredible, I think, you know, a) to be able to meet her through his lens, not just with his honor and respect for her as the monarch, but the love that he has for her as his grandmother, all of those layers have been so important for me so that when I met her I had such a deep understanding and of course incredible respect for being able to have that time with her.
(イギリスのQueen、エリザベス2世と出会って)

19;35
thick as thieves; very friendly; とても親密
【例】You're thick as thieves.

over the moon; extremely pleased; 大喜びする
【例】I was over the moon. 

Oh they'd be thick as thieves, without question. I think she would be over the moon, jumping up and down, you know so excited for me, but then, as I said, would have probably been best friends - best friends with Meghan.
(ダイアナ妃がどう思っているか)


---------2016/11-------------
今回の動画は
7 MYTHS You Still Believe About SLEEP!

2分までの内容をまとめています
0;27
myth ;(miθ/) an idea or story that many people believe, but which is not true (LDOCE)

You've likely heard many of these myths in your life

1;06
apnea ; 無呼吸(病名)
diabetes (/daiebi;ti;z/) ; 糖尿病
depression ; うつ病

Longer sleeping patterns have been linked to sleep apnea, diabetes, and even depression.

2;26
melatonin ; メラトニン(専門)
特に知る必要はありません。

when our bodies are exposed to blue light, which televisions emit, they stop producing melatonin and we actually feel more awake.
 
2;33
marathoning; watching an entire season of a TV series in a short period of time, especially if you are watching it in one sitting (URBAN DIC.)(ここでは)
普通のマラソンといった意味もあります。
 
I'm marathoning it right now! 

So chill with the Netflix before bed or else you've gone be up all night marathoning and marathoning.

ADULTS REACT TO TRY NOT TO CRY CHALLENGE

11;25
have a soft spot for; 〜が大好き
【例】I have a soft spot for her. 

I have a soft spot for dogs. 
(ハチ公のビデオを見て)


Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Are Engaged And Royal Wedding Set For Spring | TODAY

2;43
monarchy; 君主制
Wikiでも分かる通り、日本は天皇が君主であり、立憲君主制です。イギリスは、イギリス国王が君主の立憲君主制になります。(/ma-ner-ke/)

With Meghan Markle now an American in the royal family, that means America has a little piece of our monarchy


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今回の動画は
High School Musical 2 - What Time Is It (Lyrics) 720HD

Anticipation;(n) a feeling of excitement about sth ( usually sth good ) that is going to happen (OALD)

chill out; to relax instead of worrying or feeling anxious( Cambridge Dic) 

good to be chillin' out 



 

今回は、unaware of の前によく来る語を紹介します。それが、blithely unaware ofとblissfully unaware ofです。blithely とblissfully どちらにもenjoyingでhappyな意味が含まれており、「知らずにのほほんとしている状態」を表しています。知らぬが仏のようなものです。

The Devil Wears Prada (3/5) Movie CLIP - Stuff (2006) HD

0;58
lapis; (ラテン語)石、鉱石
画像検索)ちょっと濃い青色をしています。

cerulean; 空色の
素人にはわからない、ちょっとした青色の違いです。

blithely; without thought, carefree;のんきに
よくblithely unaware ofと続きます。

It's not turquoise, it's not lapis, it's actually cerulean. And you're also blithely unaware of the fact that in 2002, Oscar de la Renta did a collection of cerulean gowns. 


Failure to Launch(10/10) Movie CLIP - Real Feelings (2006) HD

0;20
blissfully; この上なく幸せに
blissfully unaware of で、「何も知らずにのほほんとしている」ようなイメージです。

But at least I was blissfully unaware of how miserable I was! Whereas now, because of you, I am acutely aware of how completely and totally unhappy I am!  

1;29
meet someone halfway; to compromise with someone; 歩み寄る
【例】Can we meet halfway on this? I'm willing to compromise. (Source

Don't do all the work, son! Make her meet you halfway! 


----------2016/10-------------
今回の動画は
English Lesson: 日本人がよく間違える英語

正しい英語リスト
How's it going?

What? (sはつけない)

This is Disney Land. (これがnaturalってだけで動画に出てきた例が間違いと断言はできない)

This is John.

Did you write it? (it をつける)

Do you like it?

I'm gonna go back to Japan,
I'm going back to Japan.
(このどちらかにする)

things on the menu
menu items


Do you have time?

Let's do laundry. (Let'sのあとは動詞です)

I'm excited.

I had a dream about you. 夢を見た(haveを使います)

I'm dating John. (withはいりません)
Are you dating her?

I can't taste the alcohol at all. (feel はNG!)
I can't smell ...
 
He looks bored.

He looks like he has nothing to do.
 

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