Example: It’s your birthday, Demi. Why the long face? Meaning: Why do you look so sad on your birthday? Synonymous: – Why are you sad? – Why are you unhappy? – Why are you upset? Advertisements
If two or more people get together, they meet each other in order to do something or to spend time together. “We should arrange a get-together with our friends from college soon.” Get-together (noun) means an informal social gathering or meeting.
The phrase hit the hay simply means go to bed. The term hay was used in the USA to mean bed. In the early 20th century, the mattresses were often sacks stuffed with hay (hence the similar phrase hit the sack). Synonymous: Catch some Z’s meaning to sleep. Example: All I want to do is go home and catch… Read More Slang: “Hit the hay”
Above can be used in the following ways: 1. as a preposition (followed by a noun) The birds were flying high above the trees. 2. as an adverb (without a following noun) She stared up at the stars above. 3. as an adjective Please reply to the above… Read More Above = too good for
“I’ve had it up to here!” is used to express anger; you are angry about something or angry with someone and want it/them to stop. When was the last time you felt you’ve had it up to here about something or someone?
What do you think Moses would say to his people when he wanted to part the Red Sea? “Stand back, people! I got this!”
If you say “I’m off to . . .” and follwed by a place or verb, it means you’re going to that place or do something. Examples: – I’m off to Bali this weekend. Meaning: I’m going to Bali this weekend. – I’m off to bed. Meaning: I’m going to sleep. –… Read More “I’m off to work now. Bye!”