IDIOMS/FIGURATIVE EXPRESSIONS

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IDIOMS/FIGURATIVE EXPRESSIONS
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2014-10-15 01:11:22
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idioms + figurative expressions
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  1. ねこ の ひたい みたい なN
    N is small like a cat's forehead
  2. ねこの手も借りたい
    I want to even borrow the cat's hands!
  3. 目と鼻(はな)のさき
    right in front of your nose/a stone's throw
  4. 首(くび)を長くして待っている
    looking forward to something with impatience
  5. 足(あし)がぼうになる
    one's legs have become sticks - do something to point of exhaustion
  6. 頭(あたま)に来る
    to become angry
  7. 頭(あたま)が切(き)れる
    being clever
  8. 顔(かお)が広(ひろ)い
    knowing many people
  9. 目がない
    being fond of something edible
  10. 鼻が高い
    being proud of
  11. 鼻にかける
    boasting
  12. 口が悪い
    saying something hurtful
  13. 口が重い
    being not very talkative
  14. 歯(は)がたたない
    being incapable of doing something for oneself
  15. 耳にたこができる
    being sick and tired of hearing it many times
  16. 腹(はら)が立つ
    getting angry
  17. 腰(こし)をぬかす
    being surprised
  18. 手を貸す(かす)
    to lend a hand
  19. 足がでる
    going over the budgeted amount
  20. STEM+そうなぐらい
    almost to V, nearly V
  21. Nのように・Nのような
    like N
  22. Nみたいに・Nみたいな
    like N, colloquial version

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