На твое усмотрение I leave it to your discretion to strike or not, but the American colors must not be pulled down over my head today.
(Oliver Hazard Perry, final instructions to Lieutenant John Joliffe Yarnall, 10 Sep 1813)
когда кто-то держит на компе чрезмерное количество ненужных текстовых документов, картинок и пр., которые никогда не читает\смотрит. Cyber hoarding is Andrew's flaw because he has 2000+ photos on his computer of random stuff like jellyfish and city landscapes.
горячая штучка. тип женщин, которые повышают температуру в помещении на 10 градусов одним своим приходом. She's Fahrenheit! She's got ultimate beauty, supreme intelligence, flawlwss style, and magnetic grace.
it means opportunity will knock on the door of your life. But it's up to you hear the knock , to decide whether to open the door or not, and to decide whether to reach out and welcome the opportunity into your life.
жить за чужой счет, на "халяву": A skimp is a person who tries their hardest to mooch off of friends, family, etc. This act of 'skimping' may be completed in various different ways such as forcing people to give you rides, asking for people to pay for you and just never paying them back, and going to someone's house and eating all of their food.
1) Играть на слух She's a supergenius on the piano. She can play everything totally by ear.
2) Принимать решение на месте, в зависимости от обстоятельств, иными словами импровизировать. -Where do we go after movie?
-I don't know. Let's play it by ear. We'll see how feel after movie.