April 2018

John Legend Knows Who Bit Beyoncé

3:50
milestone; (人生における)節目、画期的な出来事
【例】We've been married for ten years, a real milestone.

She had a milestone yesterday. She said Beyonce for the first time. 




Senate Embarrasses Themselves In Facebook Hearing

8:40
politically savvy; 政治的手腕がある
savvyは話し言葉で「抜け目のない、精通した」という意味。スラングで、Savvy?と聞くと、「分かった?」という意味になります。
【例】He is a politically savvy guy. 

Is it politically savvy
(Googleのpolitically savvy)


Pirates of the CaribbeanにはこのSavvyが頻出します!
Capt. Jack Sparrow all SAVVY moments.




Why you keep using Facebook, even if you hate it

1:24
FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out; 取り残されることへの恐れ

turn a profit; to earn a profit
【例】The company plans to turn a profit.

This FOMO is how Facebook turns the network effect into profit. 




my hometown tour

9:11
rack up; 利益をあげる

But in this neighborhood, I really racked up the sales. 
(クッキーを売っていた)




Teacher begs parents to stop coddling children

1:00
coddle; 甘やかす
話し言葉です。

People absolutely have to stop coddling and enabling their children. 

2:50
a recipe for disaster; 災いのもと、トラブルのもと

a recipe for disaster right now




How to Escape a High-Rise Building Fire

0:04
flee; (安全な場所に)避難する

Should you stay or flee?




Why I Haven’t Eaten Meat in 2 Years

0:42
pescetarian; 魚菜食主義者
肉は食べないが、魚介類を食べるベジタリアンのことです。

I've been a pescetarian for two years. 

4:14
ruin; 破壊する
【例】He was late and the lunch was ruined.

I was doing something every single day that was ruining the future of the planet. 
(地球環境を破壊)



TEENS REACT TO MY HERO ACADEMIA

4:42
assassin; 暗殺者
assassinate が動詞。

This is the one with the assassin




I Straightened My Curly Hair For The First Time

0:04
jewfro; jew+afro; アフロヘア(Jewish menの)

This is the biggest my jewfro has ever been. 



What melting sea ice means for life in the Arctic

1:01
polar night; 極夜(きょくや)
太陽が沈んだ状態が続くことです。

3:24
walrus; セイウチ

Walruses. Stir crazy scientists really like walruses


What America's shopping mall decline means for social space
 
4:03
conscience; 良心、自制心

innate need; 重要で、不可欠で必要
innate はnatural, inborn という意味。

The mall occupies a unique space in America's conscience. And that's largely because we have an innate need for face-to-face contact. 




Ohh so that's what "Butcher's Daughter" means! Healthy Lunch on Abbot Kinney!

5:12
picturesque; 絵のような、絵のように美しい
esqueがつくと「〜のような」になります。

Because I got a few the other day and they look very picturesque, but... they weren't as good as I thought they would be. 
(grocery store のジュースについて)



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