Zdrojowa 93, Jaworze k. Bielska-Białej

Back to school

W kolejnym wpisie na naszym blogu przyswajamy typowe zwroty oraz idiomy. Zwłaszcza te które wszyscy jednoznacznie kojarzymy z szkołą.

Back to school

Someone who reads a lot: bookworm - MÓL KSIĄŻKOWY
She’s a really bookworm and will probably stay in to read all day.


To try to develop an idea, think of a new idea: brainstorm - BURZA MÓZGÓW
Let’s all separate into groups and try to brainstorm as many suggestions as possible.


To pass something with a high score:pass with flying colours - ZDAĆ COŚ BEZ PROBLEMÓW
They passed the exam with flying colours! Congratulations!


Something which is very easy: As easy as ABC  - COŚ BARDZO ŁATWEGO JAK  A B C
This jigsaw puzzle is as easy as A B C.


Learn something by heart - UCZYĆ SIĘ NA PAMIĘĆ
I can’t believe you learned all the compositions by heart.


Play truant / play hooky / skip classes - WAGAROWAĆ
He played hooky at college so finally he dropped out of the school.


Teach an old dog new tricks - TRUDNO ZMIENIAĆ STARE NAWYKI
Jeremy tried to show me how it works but he doesn’t understand that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks.


To teach someone a lesson - DAĆ KOMUŚ NAUCZKĘ
He was forced to teach her a lesson because she is constantly laughing at him.


Schoolboy error - SZKOLNY, PODSTAWOWY, GŁUPI BŁĄD
He made a schoolboy error so he had to retake the exam again.


A  quick learner - BYSTRZAK
Sally is a very quick learner-well done!


University of life - SZKOŁA ŻYCIA
He began to work hard as a young man so he learnt everything from the university of life.


Hit the books - ZACZĄĆ SIĘ UCZYĆ
Let’s hit the books! It’s high time!