Words & Phrases
laughing at someone when it’s not the right thing to do
The kids are always making fun of the way I run. It makes me really sad.
keep doing what you are doing so I have an excuse to get angry and take you down
Student 1: I'm 'gonna' report you to the principal!
Student 2: Go ahead ... Make my day!
the entire process
She didn’t miss a beat.
don’t say anything about it
Remember ... it’s a surprise party, so mum’s the word!
a saying to remind us to be more positive
Charlotte: I didn’t ever think I would pass the test and get my driver license on the first attempt.
Henry: Never say never, right?
constantly costing a person small amounts of money
It’s time to get a new car when it starts nickel and diming you.
different in almost opposite ways
My brother likes sports and I don't. I like to read and he doesn't. We are as different as night and day!
it is what it is and nothing that is unexpected
The car purchase deal that the auto company offered us came with no strings attached.
I have more to say …
Worker: Mary’s been late for our meetings a couple of times now.
Co-worker: Not only that ... She just doesn’t seem to care about what we're working on.
something that looks pretty good or is cool
Your new car is not too shabby. Let’s take a ride!