-- What is the most inspiring thing I have ever said to you?
-- Don’t be an idiot. It changed my life. Whenever I’m about to do something I think, would an idiot do that? And if they would I do not do that thing.
(В) преклонные годы He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider that he may one day become old, and remember when he is old, that he has once been young.
A group of notable, famous persons A who's who from the hockey world had a party in midtown Manhattan on Tuesday night The actors in the film were a Who's Who of the great American comedians of the time
1. A word describing the misfortune of something or someone. 2. A situation in which no desireable result can occur 3. A negative form of agreement. 1. Friend 1: My wife left me last night
Friend 2: Bummer for you.
2. Man 1: We're surrounded by venomous snakes!
Man 2: Wow, this is quite the bummer.
3. Girl: Do you find me attractive?
захватывающий, драматический или решающий момент (на котором повествование прерывается) Whenever you leave a voice mail message for anyone, try to include a cliff-hanger: “Hi Diane, this is Betsy. I have some big news about that project we were discussing.” Когда вы оставляете сообщение на чьём-либо автоответчике, постарайтесь добавить в него интригу: «Привет, Диана, это Бетси. У меня важные новости по поводу проекта, который мы обсуждали».
someone who keeps something that they do not really want in order to prevent anyone else from having it Stop being such a dog in the manger and let your sister ride your bike if you're not using it.
собака на сене
The place where the largest amount of gold, silver, etc., in a particular area can be found. Often used figuratively. The library's collection of old newspapers has proven to be a mother lode of information about the town's early history.
в этот момент, как будто по сценарию Ovechkin: You should go pick up some girls
Reporter: Nah, I'm married
Ovechkin: Come on, who's gonna see?
Right on cue comes a phone call from Ovechkins's current girl