【英文俚語】與「帽子」(hat)有關的5個英文慣用語!

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「take off my hat」字面上可解釋成脫下我的帽子,但其實有「我尊敬你」的意思!

Engvid的講師James先以一段有趣的引言,為整個影片揭開序幕,接著提出了與「帽子」(hat)有關的5個慣用語,而且還不斷戴上不同種類的帽子,非常活潑有趣!

In the early 20th century, people wore hats a lot, then they suddenly stopped. Now hats are back and here are hat idioms for you.

1. At the drop of a hat

– Without hesitation / at any time 不拖延地、不遲疑地

2. Hold on to your hat

– Be prepared for something very physical
– Be prepared to be shocked 當心、坐穩

3. Hats off / take off my hat

– Give my respect / I admire them 向某人致敬、表示讚賞

4. Keep it under your hat

– Keep it a secret 保密

5. Wear many hats

– Have many responsibilities / jobs 擁有許多工作與責任

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