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。

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What Would You Do: White woman tells adopted Hispanic daughter to only speak English

7:40
melting pot;るつぼ(人種、文化など)

Yes, a melting pot of thousands of different people. 



Two Guys Drug College Girl's Drink | What Would You Do? | WWYD

0:12
roofie; 強力な睡眠薬
睡眠薬を飲ませ、相手が寝ている間に犯すという動詞にも。

Those two guys just roofied her drink. 

1:02
blow the whistle; (悪事を)暴露する

WIll she blow the whistle?  
(飲み物に薬を入れているのを見て、、)



Here's all the swag you can't leave Toy Story Land without

0:07
swag; イケてるもの
スラングで、Awesomeのような意味があります。swaggerは紹介済み。

You are the person who is going to know everything we need to know about the swag and what we can buy. 



I Went To The Most Dangerous Country in the World

1:01
cement; to attach firmly; 固く結びつける
セメントを想像!

These images were cemented into my brain. 
(Iraqが戦争の国だということ)

3:23
pretty ballsy




What Would You Do: Bakery employee denies a wedding cake for a lesbian couple

2:54
feel belittled; 見くびられたと感じる

Nobody should ever feel belittled for who they love. 

3:26
appalled; very shocked and upset; ゾッとする、愕然とする

I'm appalled by your behavior. 



What Would You Do: Mother forces her son to shoplift at a grocery store

2:20
squealer; 密告者、たれこみ屋

I don't know if I'm a squealer or whatever. 




Katherine Langford on 13 Reasons Why, Australia & Doctor Parents
 
2:10
pediatrician; 小児科医
Pediatrics が小児科。

My mom is a pediatrician

3:49
deceased; dead; 死去した

Your character is deceased on the show. 
(Hanna について)



Trump Hands a PR Victory to Kim Jong-un | The Daily Show

4:57
Peninsula; 半島

irreversible; not possible to change; 取り消せない、撤回できない

Trump and Kim signed a joint document committing to work towards "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula." The agreement is short on specifics, like whether the denuclearization will be verifiable and irreversible



Loud, Proud, & Fighting Back: LGBT Activism Beyond Pride Month

0:02
resilient; 立ち直りが早い
弾力のあるという意味も。

The Queer community has always been resilient
(困難なことがあっても、resilient)



Who Is Kim Jong Un? His Former Teacher Speaks Out | TODAY

2:59
tease; からかう
【例】Stop teasing.

You teased the leader of North Korea. 
(バスケについてtease)




ADULTS REACT TO GIRLS LIKE YOU - MAROON 5 (Ft. Cardi B)

2:51
notch; 木の板のV字状の切り込み
top-notch というと、「最高だ、一番だ」という意味に。身長を測るときのnotchを想像すれば、理解できるでしょう。【例】You are top-notch!

Cardi B! The song just went up five notches
(five notches = 5位)




John Bolton Tried To SABOTAGE Peace In Korea On Purpose

3:40
How was that not treason

4:20
This is treason. 



Ryan Gosling Thought He Had Brain Damage

3:09
That I had a minor concussion




What Would You Do: Thief snatches purse

1:00
sticky-fingered; a tendency to steal

shenanigans
; dishonest activities; いたずら、悪ふざけ
基本は複数形です。

And Brian is up to those same sticky-fingered shenanigans
(カバンを盗む)
(up to は何か悪事を企んでいるイメージ。【例】He is up to something. )



Big Gay Ice Cream Social: LGBT Seniors & Youth Discuss Coming Out & More
       
3:07
stumbling block; 悩みの種、障害
つまずきの石です。

I think you've got stumbling blocks
(今の時代と昔の時代を比較し)


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