LQ Idiom #12 ☆

Yes it’s…T..G..I..F!! 🕺🏻

名古屋伏見英会話スクール ロケイシャス (LoQuacious)・(エルキュー LQ)です!!

Today’s idiom is → TO MAKE A LONG STORY SHORT = 要するに・簡単に言えば・一言で言えば 🗣

EX①↓↓

L. “What are Japanese people like?” (日本人はどんな人ですか??)

Q. “To make a long story short, Japanese are very shy.” (一言で言うと、日本人は寡黙いね)

 

EX②↓↓

L. “Why did you break up with your boyfriend?” (なぜ彼氏と別れたの??)

Q. “To make a long story short, because he is married.” (簡単に言えば, 彼は結婚しているから)

 

EX③↓↓

L. “Why did you quit your job??” (なぜ仕事を辞めたのですか??)

Q. “To make a long story short, the bosses’ wife was so annoying.” (要するに, ボスの妻は迷惑だった)

 

Do you have any personal stories to share?? Be loquacious and come to class to tell us your stories!!

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