RoundTable英语新闻脱口秀 2020-09-25 16:52:32
Elevator music: 在类似电梯间的公共场合反复播放的音乐，《回家》大家都听过伐？
例句：You can't get away from elevator music in some shopping malls!
Ring a bell: 听起来熟悉，有印象。
例句：I've never met him, but his name rings a bell.
for a song: 超级便宜地
例句：Property prices have come right down-houses are foing for a song at the moment.
like a broken record: 不停地将同一件事，祥林嫂一样的人物。
例句：Would you please stop going on about her boyfriend, you sound like a broken record!
blow one's own trumpet: 自吹自擂
例句：The photographer has good reasons to blow his own trumpet.
jam session: 即兴演奏会，常见于摇滚或爵士乐
说到爵士乐，不得不提轻松调频广受欢迎的爵士乐节目All That Jazz啦，这个词也是从英文习语and all that jazz来的，意思是与此相关的一切。
例如：Celebrities definitely seem to be starting the lastest trends with fashion, hair and all that jazz.
call the tune: 做决定，下命令，和call the shots很像
例句：Who's calling the tune in this office?
blow the whistle: 爆料，揭露
例句：The attorney blew the whistle on government corruption.
还有另一个词，whistle for it，意思是你想得美！口气介于臣妾做不到和别做梦了之间。
例如：You can whistle for it as much as you like, I'm not giving you my necklace!
好啦，今天的学习到此结束! You can whistle for it all you want, 但是本周的词汇小百科没有音频产品哦！大家跪安吧！